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Joy Community Guest House - Auroville Foundation Hostel

Center Field, Auroville, Villupuram District, Tamil Nadu, Auroville, India


  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Utensils
  • WiFi

Important Information

***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Cancellation policy: Advance payment policy, no free cancellation. Guest should make prepayment of the full amount within 24 hours after the booking, otherwise the reservation is cancelled and the booking deposit is not refunded.
2. Check in from 14:00 to 16:30. No Check-in or check-out on Sundays
3. Check out before 11:00 noon.
4. Payment in advance by Credit or Debit Card for the full amount with 3% service fee by online link provided by property.
5. Reception working hours 9:00 – 12:30 & 13:30 - 16:30 Monday through Saturday. On Sunday reception is closed.
6. No age restriction.
7. Taxes included. Auroville contribution and Aurocard included.
8. Breakfast not included.
9. No pets.
10. Strictly no drugs and no alcohol in Auroville.
11. Silence time from 10 pm to 7 am.
12. Smocking allowed only in a dedicated area in the garden.
13. Extra person/bed possible upon request for a fee.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Auroville?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions


We are located within Center Field Community about 500 meters away from Matrimandir Gate and Solar Kitchen, 1 km from the Visitor's Center and Town Hall. From Chennai either take a taxi or a bus to Pondicherry. From Pondicherry, you can take an Auroville taxi (see below) to our guesthouse or a rickshaw to the Visitor's Center. From the Visitor's Center, go towards Matrimandir and after 500 meters turn right when you reach a T-junction; after 100 meters you'll see our sign board pointing a dirty road on the right, take it and after 100 more meters you'll see again our sign board pointing another dirty road on the left, take it and after 50 meters, you'll see our gate with our sign board on the right (just in front of Center Guest House. When you enter, take the path till the end, after the dining area you'll see the reception.

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