For some alternatives, checkout the Sunway Manor and the Hotel Annamalai International. They are 30 kilometres and 35 kilometres respectively from the center. Wotif also recommends the Windflower Resorts and Spa and the OYO Rooms Auroville. The first is 30 kilometres away from the city, while the other is 30 kilometres away.
The nearby localities of Tiruvannamalai and Thiruvisanallur are certainly worth checking out. Tiruvannamalai is 75 kilometres to the northwest of Panruti, while Thiruvisanallur is 85 kilometres to the south. Accommodations in Tiruvannamalai are the Sparsa Thiruvannamalai and Arunai Anantha Resort. The Mantra Veppathur and Sara Regency are some of the options in Thiruvisanallur.
Hotels in Panruti start at AU$36 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.