The Dune Eco Village and Spa

Pondicherry, Puducherry, India

What to know before you go :

— A splendid place to spend a long weekend. Nice accomodations, pleasant surrondings

— Rooms are nice and swimming pool is superb

— Lot of activities to spend times

About the property:

The Dune Eco Village & Spa, Puducherry is an eco-friendly beach hotel located on 35 acres of untouched nature by the beach. We offer fifty five uniquely designed bungalows fusing traditional and modernity architecture to give you a unique and unforgettable holiday experience.The Dune is not just a hotel, but a way of life. We are designed for this, with our emphasis on organic living, nature and purity of mind, body and soul. Dune is an oasis of peace, a lost paradise, in a fast-paced world.The two restaurantes serve healthy gourmet fusion food, prepared using organically farmed vegetables.our spa offers Ayurvedic treatments, yoga and meditation as well as many alternative therapies including Watsu.The Dune is the base for air artist in residance a programme providing work studios for Artists from all around the world.In our endeavour to promote art, culture and education we offer an Artist in Residence Programme as well as supporting the activities of ''Artyzan by children of the world India'', a charitable trust offering free tuition to underprivileged young adults.We are located in the heart of spirituality, on the Coromandel coast of Tamil Nadu, South India, 150 km south of Chennai (Madras). Just a short drive away from Puducherry and Auroville, it is perfectly situated to experience the cultural best of South India.

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Eco Room From 5500/night

A long palm tree leaf and casuarina wood roof.  Each one is having open terrace and private garden. The location is the Forest area where we try to grow the original trees from the coastal area called Tropical Dry Evergreen forest.

Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included

Standard Room From 7900/night

The House is decorated by French designer Carol Arnaud-Goddet using broken pieces of traditional glass bangles pasted on the furniture and with her Mandala paintings. It has a a/c room, a separate lounge, bathroom and a private garden.

Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included

Suite Room From 11900/night

An old colonial early 19 century village style house with a privategarden. The large room displays old terracota fruits and vegetables, it has a separate lounge and an attached bathroom.

Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included

Luxury Suite From 17900/night

Mainly used for our program of Artists In Residence (AIR) for the past 4 years, this building has been restructure by Bombay designer Saleem Bhatri in 3 differents suites rooms during the summer 2007.

Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included


Cancellation Policy

  • Reservations are guaranteed with full advance payment.
  • Cancellation of a reservation between 30 days to 15 days of the arrival date will incur a
  • cancellation charge equivalent to one night’s accommodation by the hotel(s).
  • In case of no show or cancellation within 14 days of arrival, will incur a cancellation
  • charge for the entire length of stay. Payment gateway/credit card/fee as applicable levied for all cancellations.


  • From 1400 hours


  • Until 1100 hours

Children & Extra Bed

  • Children below the age of 5 yrs, stay free in parents room when using existing bed(s) in room.
  • Extra person charges applicable for children aged 05 yrs and above.


The scenic East Coast Road (ECR) links Dune to Chennai, and it takes roughly two and a half hours to reach Puduchery from Chennai. We are 9 Km after the Pondicherry ECR toll gate. You will see a Dune sign board at the road crossing on the left side toward the beach. From Puducherry, take the ECR road to Chennai. We are 14 km away from Puduchery. You will see our sign board at the crossing on the right-hand side after the church.