We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chunnambar Boat House

11o53_N 79o49_E Coordinates: 11o53_N 79o49_E, Pondicherry, India
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Good Views

Chunnambar Boat House is a beach attractions to visit by us. We went there by taking tickets to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ponniveerappan
,
Malaysia
via mobile
Nica Beach

Beach is very clean. Waves are unpredictable and it made playing with them very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
adabelle56
,
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Read all 484 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good37%
  • Average32%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“speed boat” (55 reviews)
“big boat” (5 reviews)
“life jackets” (17 reviews)
LOCATION
11o53_N 79o49_E Coordinates: 11o53_N 79o49_E, Pondicherry, India
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (484)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Chunnambar Boat House is a beach attractions to visit by us. We went there by taking tickets to entre in. Balance 5 ruppes I got back when asked . We never take tickets to travelling in boat. When the boat full then only they move...More

Thank Ponniveerappan
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beach is very clean. Waves are unpredictable and it made playing with them very interesting and fun. Crowd is very decent.

Thank adabelle56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The attraction needs a bit of traveling in boat. The queue for getting the boat was quite big and the number of boats operated was meagre. Other wise the attraction is a must visit for big people and small kids as well.

Thank Bhavani N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

season time better go little bit early in the morning 9.00 am you will get nice experience to play in the beach well prepare with extra dress important you will not get water on that place better keep enough water with you

1  Thank Sathish K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our family to this chunnambar boat house. As read in reviews the place was too crowded and we need to wait for at least 2 hrs. Hence we decided to take the road by car to paradise beach which is the same...More

Thank Prem S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Very good place and location to visit with family/friends, nice experience and wonderful views of the coastline, plenty of opportunity for photo-selfies

1  Thank TRK2924
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We went there in the late morning (around 12.00PM) and lost our energy in hot summer. I suggest you to go in the evening. Beach is neat. But the foods are very bad. Not worth for money (food). Don't forget to take alternate dress. Good...More

2  Thank velmurugansp
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Chunnambar boat house is hardly 5 kms from Pondicherry on the Pondicherry to Cuddalore road. Boat ride takes around 15 minutes. The boats are usually crowded as the queue is longer during weekends. There is a tiny restaurant for soft drinks and water. Paradise...More

1  Thank Deepa S
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Nice to chill out with family only problem is not organized by the staffs properly when they get more crowd Closing the boat house it's too early by 5 pm last ride down people come from far they have to suffer and wait for the...More

1  Thank KodikanalTamilnadu
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This boat house is the only way to get to Paradise beach. It costs 200 rupees for a round trip and you are made to wait a long time to get on a boat to get there and back. They don't use all the docks...More

1  Thank Vathsan R
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Sri Kamatchi Non Veg Hotel
130 reviews
3.58 km away
Hotel Karai Restaurant
63 reviews
5.26 km away
Open House, The Sunway Manor
61 reviews
3.88 km away
Auro Pizza
10 reviews
5.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
629 reviews
5.28 km away
Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges
269 reviews
6.06 km away
Immaculate Conception Cathedral
119 reviews
6.17 km away
French War Memorial
302 reviews
6.31 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
ajithkumar98vdk
19 May 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from arvino n | Reviewed this property |
boating n beach that's all
0
Votes
sajusk
12 November 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from PreetiAjay | Reviewed this property |
No online booking is available. A boat ride with a group of 20 people costs Rs.200 per head. This boat takes the people to the paradise beach which is few kms away. The ride will be on the backwaters connecting the beach and... More
0
Votes
Madhumita_1986
28 December 2015|
Answer
Response from Brahmabites | Reviewed this property |
200 per head on a normal stinky boat 800 on a speedboat I guess Well you might want to know why its expensive ...that's because its only 5 mins to the beach by boat
0
Votes