The Residency Towers, ChennaiThe special rates for bridge players attending the World Teams Championships are available at the Residency Towers Hotel from 24th September – 12th October 2015

In order to reserve your accommodation you should go to the webpage (see the link below) and follow these instructions:

  • select the dates of your arrival and departure then click the BOOK NOW button.
  • Click the Enter your Access or promotional code link on this page (on the right hand side). In the drop down window select the option: Promo/Corporate Code and simply type the word “ BRIDGE” as the code.
  • This will load the “BRIDGE FOUNDATION” special rate on the rate column.
  • The booking process can be continued by “SELECTING” this special rate and BOOKING. You can also select your own currency to make it easier.

The direct link for the hotel is: http://www.theresidency.com/residencytowerschennai/

For your information, the special package rates loaded are as follows:

 Deluxe Room

  • Single Occupancy = Rs.4,000+taxes** (Rs 5130 Nett).
    This is approximately US$82.38 based on the exchange rate at the beginning of April
  • Double Occupancy =Rs 4500+taxes**(Rs.5736 Nett)
    This is approximately US$92.11 based on the exchange rate at the beginning of April

 Club Room

  • Single Occupancy = Rs.5400 + Taxes ** (Rs.6861 Nett).
    This nett price is approximately US$110.08 based on the exchange rate at the beginning of April
  • Double Occupancy = Rs.5900 + Taxes ** (Rs.7409 Nett).
    This nett price is approximately US$118.98 based on the exchange rate at the beginning of April

These prices include:

  • Breakfast
  • Scheduled shuttle service from the hotel to the venue and back.
  • Washing and ironing of 2 pieces of laundry per room per day.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi across the hotel.
  • The Residency Towers also offers a 24 hours check-in/check-out policy
  • Airport transfers can be arranged if required at a Special rate of Rs.850 Nett each way. We require the arrival details in advance and our driver will be glad to welcome you on your arrival at the Chennai Airport.

You can obtain up to date exchange rates for Rupees to any currency by clicking here.

The entrance to the Residency Towers

**  The structure of taxes in India is very complex, and is based on a luxury tax imposed by the government, together with service taxes and service charges which will be made on the quoted rates. The total tax payable is shown when you make the reservation.

The Residency Towers Hotel is about 5.8 km (approximately 15 minutes drive) from the ITC Grand Chola where the Championships are being held. There will be a scheduled shuttle service from the Residency Towers Hotel to the ITC Grand Chola.

If you wish to travel at times other than those of the scheduled shuttle service, we understand that the cost of a taxi would be approximately 210 Rupee each way (about US$3.40 at the exchange rate on 12 April 2015) - information source for taxi rates is here. These taxis are Private Call Taxis which have to be booked in advance - the contact numbers will be available at the travel desk in the Hotel.