Wondering where to stay in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
Well there are endless accommodation options in Andaman and Nicobar Islands to cater all types of vacation budgets and tastes. From five-star to budget hotels from premium hotels to lodges and resorts, Andaman and Nicobar Islands offer plenty of hotels and beach side resorts for tourists.
With about 100 kms of coastline, dense forests and rich coral reefs the Andaman and Nicobar Islands are well-visited for their spectacular nature beauty. The check out time from the hotels is usually 7am and many hotels offer discounts in the low season (April - September).
Further for your convenience we have divided the lodging options of Andaman and Nicobar Islands as per regions and accommodation class to assist you in your search of finding the perfect match as per your need and choice.
Luxury Resorts and Hotel
If you want to spend your holiday in absolute luxury and budget is not your concern then you can stay at Fortune Resort Bay Island in Port Blair. The resort is positioned adjacent to the emerald blue waters of the Bay of Bengal giving you a stunning look of fresh waters from it's corridor. The property constructed with the fine blend of red wood and padouk wood has 48 rooms. By the virtue of ascending hilltop the rooms are strategically constructed in such a way that each room lies above its bordering room. The rooms are decorated with local artifacts shell lamps and are clad with reed curtains.
You can enjoy the hotel bar (NICO), restaurant (Mandalay), lounge (Look Out) with video facilities, swimming pools, fishing, table tennis, cycling and snorkeling. Currency exchanger facility is also available within the hotel.
The Peerless Sarovar Portico is the other good option in Port Blair. Set in one corner of the city this place surrounds tranquility and yet is well connected to the major regions of Port Blair. This beach resort offers great views of either its landscape gardens or the sea. You can enjoy the resort's well stocked bar.
You can also check-in for a decent stay at Hotel Sentinel, located in Phoenix Bay at Port Blair.
The Havelock Island which is three hours by boat from Port Blair is well-visited by tourists visiting Port Blair. The Silver Sand Beach Resort in Havelock is ideal to spend luxurious holidays. With modern facilities and splendid interiors the property is close to the lagoon that invites you to experience the depth of the impressive sea world. The resort has 34 luxurious A/C cottages and bungalows, multi-cuisine restaurant and bar, 24 hours hot and cold water, scuba diving center and much more.
Deluxe and Standard Hotels Resorts and Cottages
If you are looking for mid-range hotels in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and still don’t want to compromise on quality of service and facilities then you can choose any of the following accommodation options.
The three-star standard Megapode Nest Resort, located at Port Blair offers beautiful sea view. This property possesses 28 A/C rooms and four Nicobari cottages. The rooms are equipped with amenities like telephone (STD/ISD services), colour TV, internet, A/C bar and restaurants; and car on hire facility. The hotel accepts Master and Visa credit cards. The national heritage monument of Central Jail (Kalapani) is 5 kms from the hotel. The hotel is 6 kms away from the airport.
Hotel Silver Spring in Port Blair is located at a distance of 2 kms from the airport. The property offers well furnished rooms with all modern amenities and comforts.
The well-known Sinclairs Bay View Hotel offers a spectacular ocean view from every room. The property has beautiful rooms with attached baths hot/cold water, satellite TV channels, telephones and room service. The hotel is 5 kms or 15 minutes drive from airport, 20 minutes drive from Port Blair harbour and 2 kms distance from shopping area.
Other deluxe hotels and resorts are Hotel Mainak, Sun Sea Resort, TSG Emerald View and Hotel Shreesh.
If you are looking for accommodation in Havelock then you may opt to check-in the Sea Shell Beach Resort. The resort has luxurious deluxe sea-facing rooms and open balconies which will allow you to enjoy the uninterrupted sea view. The resort’s active green initiative assigns it to use air-conditioning that is based on the energy-efficient technology, energy-efficient CFL lamps and solar geysers which helps in making minimal impact on the natural surroundings.
The Budget Hotels in Andaman and Nicobar
If you don’t want to spend much on your accommodation then you can try the following lodging options:
The Palm Grove Eco Resort that is situated 4 kms away from the airport. Due to planned eco-friendly construction the resort with non A/C rooms remains pleasant all day long. The tree top huts of palm Grove Eco Resort will give you the feel of Andaman culture. The resort offers special sea-food delicacies.
You can choose to stay from various range and type of rooms like Canopy Top Eco Bungalow, Nicobari Traditional Huts, Tree Top Huts (Non A/C) or Eco Double Rooms (with A/C).
The other budget hotel options are Citi King Palace located in Supply Line, Shompen in Middle Point, N.K.International at Phoenix Bay, Hotel Blair, Holiday Resort and Gem Continental.
If you are visiting the Island for official purpose or on business you can look for Hotel Diviyum Manor, a few minutes away from the airport this hotel is within easy access to the Government, commercial and financial centers of the city. It is also close to various sightseeing and shopping locations. The hotel is equipped with satellite channel and good medical facilities. Hotel Vedhant Residency is also a few minutes away from airport.
The Wild Orchid Resort is situated between the blue waters of Andaman Sea and lush green hills of Havelock. This authentic Andamanese resort has spacious cottages and is located a few meters away from the sea. The resort offers 14 cottages with attached bathrooms. The resort's restaurant named Red Snapper will serve you Indian, continental and sea food accompanied with ‘Emerald Gecko Bar’ for your cocktails. The resort also includes activities like visit to neighboring Islands, fishing, trekking, snorkeling and Ayurvedic massage services.
Lodges in Andaman and Nicobar
Nowadays many tourists with limited budgets and fad for travel prefer to stay at low-priced economical lodges.
The eight-room Swagat Lodge located at Aberdeen Bazaar in Port Blair is very popular for its authentic Andamanese and Nicobarese delicacies and excellent service. Likewise you can also find Kavitha and Ram Niwas lodge in same Aberdeen Bazaar.
Andaman Tourist Cottage with 21 rooms in Babu Lane is another decent option for lodging in Port Blair.