Ideal is situated in a small hamlet called Devaneri which is next to the Tiger Cave, three kilometers before Mahabalipuram.

The closest is the Anna International Airport which is 60 kms and Chengalpattu station is 35 kms from Ideal.

Yes, on-line bookings and payment can be done at or Visa and Master cards are accepted for booking transaction. Wire transaction facilities too are available.

Accommodation for six different categories are available. Standard, Standard Cottage, Sea View Villa, Sea View Deluxe, Wooden Cottage and Queen Suite. Each room is facilitated with a mini bar, safety locker, 24 hours room service.

Both the entertainment centers are open from 0900 hrs - 1800 hrs.
The pool is designed with all the latest and modern requirements.

The spectacular feature of Ideal is its beach. Both pool and the beach are open free for in-house residents. For non-resident children Rs. 300 is levied between the age 3 – 9 and Rs. 400 from the age 9 onwards.

Volley ball and Lawn Tennis court is exclusively designed for sports lovers.
Every day our guests are entertained for dinner with Indian classical music or dance at the Ideal Garden Restaurant.

We have three restaurants, the main is the Ideal Garden Restaurant, and the other two are the Oyasis Pool Side and the Palm Beach. Ideal Garden is open from 0630 hrs - 2200 hrs to cater to our guests' needs and convenience. Cuisines served are continental, Chinese, Indian & Sri Lankan. The other two restaurants are open from 0900 hrs - 1800 hrs.

We have round the clock foreign exchange and travel desk counter functioning to attend to and answer any queries.

The Shore Temple and the Five Rathas is a popular tourism destination which has much to do with religion. Places of historical and cultural values are the Arjuna's Penance and Tigers Cave. At Kovalam, one can explore the old sea port. Also, these beaches are well known for Olive Ridley Turtles which travel every year to hatch their eggs. For animal lovers Crocodile Bank is a welcome place to visit.

Shopping at Mahabs means shopping handmade crafts, sculptural works, deities made out of granite, etc which are carved by people of the region and works of sea shells are also popular here and recognized world over.

Immediate we have the answer is the hospitality. Homely and the personal touch, how each individual is taken care is the hallmark of Ideal which is unparallel to.
One another special feature to Ideal is the Orchid farm, the rarest rare in the locality, which is situated 3 kms away from the Ideal, flourishing with 35,000 plants, its flowers supports to enhance the restaurant.