Popular Beaches in Pondicherry

Pondicherry, a former French colony on the Coromandel Coast, has gorgeous and quiet beaches that provide some of the most bizarre dawn vistas. The coastal promenade in the French Quarter appears like something out of a picture, with a lengthy stretch of paved path beside the rocky shore. Those seeking to avoid the crowds on the French Riviera may visit Paradise Beach or Pondicherry Beach for a more relaxing coastal vacation. Hotels near beaches creates a perfect stay in Pondicherry to enjoy the holiday.

Top sightseeing  in pondicherry

Pondicherry is one of India’s most popular tourist attractions because it is as diverse as it is attractive. There are so many excellent Places to Vacation and Things to Do in Pondicherry that your visit to this beautiful French Colonial Settlement in India will be a really memorable one. While this Union Territory’s historically rich places and exquisite food are equally well-known, it is the incredibly beautiful and calm Beaches in Pondicherry that steal the show. Pondicherry Beaches stand out from any other beach resort in India due to its dazzling turquoise sea and beautiful golden beaches along its lengthy coastline.

Beaches in Pondicherry are popular among people looking for peace & quiet, beach lovers, and beach partygoers. If you prefer constructing sandcastles, wandering along the coastlines, spending some alone time watching the waves, partying at the beaches, engaging in water sports, or enjoying a romantic evening with your spouse, you can do all of this while visiting this enthralling union territory. If you’re searching for some nice beach places for a vacation, we highly recommend Pondicherry and its gorgeous beaches to enjoy the coastal charm and feast on some real coastal delicacies. Veeras Residency creates a perfect stay in Pondicherry to enjoy the beaches.

Paradise Beach

Plage Paradiso, commonly known as Paradise Beach, is located near Chunnambar, close to Pondicherry town. This is a small, secluded beach adorned with golden sand. To get there, take a ferry over the backwaters, which takes around 20-30 minutes. There are a few shacks at the main entrance to the beach where you can purchase fresh coconut water and basic munchies – but don’t expect expensive street cuisine.

Distance from Hotel: 12km | 20 min 

Timings : 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Time Required : 1-2 hrs

Entry Fee : INR 150,
Chairs: INR 75 per hour

Auroville Beach

There is a beach in Pondicherry called Auroville Beach, or Auro Beach. Auroville Ashram is roughly 10 miles distant from this site, and it is a component of the ashram. About 12 kilometres from Pondicherry, the beach is located on the East Coast Road, on the right-hand side of the road. Among Pondicherry’s beaches, Auro Beach is a famous destination. It’s a popular destination for visitors and residents alike. Because of this, there aren’t many places to get meals or snacks on the beach. Since its establishment, the Ashram has preserved its tranquilly and ensured that it is not tampered with or modified too much by humans.

Distance from Hotel: 7 km | 18 min 

Timings : Beach closes at 6:30 PM

Time Required : 1-2 hrs

Entry Fee : Free

Serenity Beach

Serenity Beach, located on the outskirts of Pondicherry in Kottakuppam, takes its name from the Spa-Resort-Inn that has the same name. The beach was formerly known as Thanthirayan Kuppam Beach or simply Kottakuppam Beach. The beach is a beautiful escape from the city, boasting peacefulness and sun-kissed beaches. The beach is studded with sea-facing resorts perfect for honeymooners and is bordered with a trail of rocks.

Distance from Hotel: 5 km | 15 min 

Timings : 24 hrs

Time Required : 1 – 2 hrs

Entry Fee : No Entry Fee

Promenade Beach

Promenade Beach is a well-known length of coastline that runs for 1.2 kilometres from the War Memorial to the Dupleix Park on Goubert Ave in Puducherry, India. The beach is frequently packed with groups of people engaged in activities such as volleyball, running, walking, skating, and yoga. Swimming is typically forbidden due to the stony nature of the beach.

Distance from Hotel: 1 km | 10 min 

Time Required : 1 – 2 hrs

Veerampattinam Beach

Veerampattinam Beach, located on the outskirts of Pondicherry in the coastal village of Veerampattinam, has a wide shoreline and is regarded as one of Pondicherry’s most beautiful beaches. Because the beach is poorly known, visitor traffic is minimal, and the beach boasts of beautiful beaches and pollution-free surroundings. Many fisherman may also be seen working with their large boats and nets.

Distance from Hotel: 8 km | 19 min 

Time Required : 1 – 2 hrs

Yanam Beach

If you’re seeking to get away from the crowds, Yanam Beach, located in Yanam, is a great place to do it! Rajiv Gandhi Beach is also a great place to go boating or for a stroll along the Ferry Road. On a nice day, one may relax on cement chairs and enjoy the calm views of the beach or have a picnic with family.

Distance from Hotel: 1 km | 10 min 

Time Required : 1 – 2 hrs

Karaikal Beach

Karaikal Beach, located in Pondicherry’s Karaikal township, is well-known for its stunning vistas. It is a natural beach on the Bay of Bengal that draws big numbers all year since it is a great place for a bath and evening stroll. There is a rocky walkway to stroll on, fishing boats to observe, and plenty of chances for wildlife photography here, making it a great spot to watch the sunset. Aside from the restaurants and stores on the beach, there is also a park to explore.

Distance from Hotel: 100 km | 2 hr

Time Required : 1 – 2 hrs

About Veeras Residency

Veeras Residency is one of the best premium budget hotels in Pondicherry. It is just 1km from the beach and known for its beautiful AC Rooms and excellent rooms services. The hotel is budget-friendly suitable for bachelors, couples, and families. People looking for a perfect stay in pondicherry often prefer Veeras Residency.

The hotel is packed with all modern facilities like spacious AC rooms, free parking, free wifi, lift, complimentary breakfast, room service, etc. The hotel has 3 types of rooms: standard double bed, deluxe double bed, and family 3-bed room. All the rooms are designed with utmost detail and can accommodate 2-4 members. Extra mattress option is also available on request.

The hotel is also near Railway Stations, Pondicherry Airport, Bus Stand and close to top sightseeing places in pondicherry.

Rooms in Veeras Residency

Triple Room

Standard Double Room

The Standard Double Room is a convenient 2 occupant AC room. It comes with a double bed, Flat TV, and all basic amenities for a happy and comfortable stay.

Room Size: 144 sqft
Bed Type: 1 King Bed

Triple Room

Deluxe Double Room

The Deluxe Double Room is a slightly larger AC room than the standard double room and can hold 3 guests. The room features all modern facilities for a happy stay.

Room Size: 200 sqft
Bed Type: 1 King Bed

Deluxe Double Room Image

Family Triple Bed Room

The family triple bed room comes with 2 beds and 1-bed providing an immersive experience to families looking for hotels in pondicherry

Room Size: 250 sqft
Bed Type: 2 King Beds

Facilities at Veeras Residency 

BASIC FACILITIES

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Parking
  • 24-hour Room Service
  • Elevator Lift
  • Air Conditioning 
  • Intercom
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service (Paid)
  • Free LAN
  • Attached Bathroom

1 Km from Rock Beach

All famous beaches in Pondicherry are very near Veeras Residency.

Rock Beach
Pondy marina beach
Serinity beach
Veerampatinam beach
Auroville beach

5 Km from Airport

1 Km from Railway Station

2 Km from
Bus Stand