Footprint Bed & Breakfast
"Featured in Frommers India Guide - 4th Edition, Mar 2010 as a "Find" for Chennai and awarded 2/3 stars!"
"Rated among the 6 best alternative city stays in India!" by David Stott, M Magazine
"Rated #2 B&B in Chennai" on
"Featured in Special Places to Stay in India." by Alastair Sawdays , United Kingdom

Footprint is an intimate 6-room bed & breakfast located in a quiet, up-market residential neighborhood close to the Boat Club Area in South Chennai. Our B&B is located on the 2nd & 3rd floors of an eight-unit  apartment building, and is managed by Rucha and Ashish Gupta, who bring with them rich experience in hospitality & travel management - Ashish is co-founder of the Barefoot Group, based in the Andaman Islands

The theme of the B&B is a fusion of Asian and European styles with a simple, uncluttered design and warm ethnic colours. The rooms are spacious and well-furnished with large beds (4 twins & 2 king), spring mattresses and premium linen. All rooms come with air-conditioning, direct-to-home satellite television, tea/coffee maker, and free WiFi internet connectivity. Ensuite bathrooms are western-style with showers and hot & cold running water.

Public spaces are fully-air conditioned. There are two living rooms to entertain visitors or chat with fellow guests. A common dining area has a small sit-out (for smokers). A library nook has books and magazines on travel and nature for reference. A computer with free internet connectivity is available for all guests.  

Breakfast is served in the dining area. Guests have a choice of full-Western or Indian breakfast. For other meals, a range of order-in menus from neighborhood restaurants are available.

Footprint is open all-year round.

For more information, call us on +91 98400 37483 (between 0930-1730 hrs India time only), email us at or download a brochure .

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