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Taj Coromandel Hotel

Chennai to Mamallapuram in March 2015

May 25, 2020
By Torgeir Johansen

Photos from a visit in Chennai and the temple town of Mamallapuram.

Chennai, also known as Madras, is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu.

See Timeline of Chennai on Wikipedia.

Mamallapuram is 90 minutes drive south of Chennai. This is a UNESCO historical site.

All photos in this page and galleries was captured in 2015.

Covelong Beach, Chennai
Taj Coromandel lobby


Taj Coromandel Hotel. Hotel was opened in 1974 and renovated in 2013. Taj Coromandel was the first and only luxury hotel in the city for almost four decades. Wikipedia.

Taj Coromandel Room 612

Evening light in Room 612. (2015)

Taj Club rooms are spaceus and very comfortable. Hotel has 212 rooms, spa and several restaurants. See Hotel website for updated images.

Flowers in room.

Taj Club room

Fresh flowers in the room.

Dr MGR Memoria

Dr MGR Memoria, Chennai.

Memorial on Marina Beach, Chennai. 

Details of a Temple in Chennai

Kapaleeswarar Temple

Shiva temple, Mylapore, Chennai.

Spectra restaurant at Leela Palace, Chennai.


Spectra restaurant at The Leela Palace, Chennai

Beach Villa, Taj Fishermans Cove

Beach Villa

Beach Villa at Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort & Spa. Hotel is located at Covelong Beach, one hour drive from Chennai city center.

Stone Temple, Mamallapuram

Stone Temple

Stone temple in Mamallapuram.

Chennai to Mahabalipuram in Google Maps.


Google map image
Chennai Beach

Photo gallery shows images from Taj Coromandel Hotel, Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort, Spectra restaurant at Leela Palace,  Chennai city and Mamallapuram in March 2015