Overview of Hostel
Droid Hostel is a travellers/backpackers hostel in walking distance (600 m) from Pondicherry Bus stand.
Apart from clean dorm rooms/beds, toilets, We also have a lot of common space to socialize with other travellers, we have TT, board and card games to play with other guests, projector setup to
From Pondicherry Bus Station
1. By walk
You can walk from Pondy Bus Station to Droid Hostel, it is only 600m from it.
Take right after exiting bus stand and walk till T junction and take left and walk on right side of road, you'll find Droid Hostel before big furniture shop called RR Dream Home.
2. By Auto
Take walking bridge to cross main road and take an auto (as it will avoid a lot of distance to take a U-turn). It should not cost more than 60 INR.
From Chennai Airport
1. By Bus
Take a local bus/tax to Koyambed (Chennai) Bus Station, and take a bus to Pondicherry, you can get down at 'Housing board' or 'Nellithope signal' bus stops, which are 50 m by walk on both side of Droid Hostel.
Trip to Koyambed can vary from 0.5 - 2 hours depending on traffic, Koyambed to Pondicherry takes 3 - 4 hours, and it costs 110 - 280 INR.
2. By Taxi
Trip from Chennai Airport to Pondicherry is 150 kms, usually costs around 2500 INR, but this is bargainable and if you manage to find people travelling to pondy you can share the cost, usually there are some in every international flight.
For directions to driver, everyone in pondy knows 'Indira Gandhi statue', for more precise landmark ask if he knows 'Housing board' or 'Nellithope signal'. Look for 'Droid Hostel' board on left side.
From Pondicherry Train Station
1. By Bus
At every train arrival in Pondy Train Station there is a bus to Pondy Bus Station, take it and get down at 'Nellithope signal', bus ride takes 10 - 15 mins.
2. By Auto
You can also take a auto to 'Nellithope signal'/'Housing board', it is 2.5 kms and should not cost more than 100 INR.
Here is our address:
352, 2nd floor, Villianur Main Road, Nellithope, Pondicherry - 605005.
You may call us if you take taxi and let us talk to the driver, it's better to guide them in local language. You can find our contact detail in your confirmation letter after you made booking..
We're located in Nellithope, it is in walking distance from bus stand, all buses that come and go to pondicherry bus stand stops 50m from our hostel. Since we're in main road that leads to pondy bus stand, we're very well connected to all beaches in pondicherry. Rock beach/white town is 2.5 km from hostel and just one turn from our gate. We're in middle of serenity beach and paradise beach, two most visited beaches in pondicherry.
Conditions & Policy
***Property Policies & Conditions: 1. Cancellation policy: 2 days before arrival. 2. Check in from 13:00 to 23:00. 3. Check out before 11:00 am. 4. Payment upon arrival by cash only. 5. Reception working hours 10:00-20:00. 6. Age Restriction: 18+. 7. Taxes included. 8. Breakfast not included. 9. No pets.