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Came to Mahabalipuram for 3 days but stayed three months, and I got to know Apollo and his family... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Hee-Soo F
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More than a Bookshop

Visited the store on 7Jan2018 located in Otthavadai Street. This store opened in 2007. Owner... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
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The Apollo Book Club provides you novels, guides,Indian writing, philosophy in many different languages. Book Exchange &Tourist Information.
89 Fisherman Colony | Opposite Le Yogi Restaurant, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
+91 98403 64422
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Mahabalipuram for 3 days but stayed three months, and I got to know Apollo and his family who run Apollo Books. They have a great selection of books and an awesome book exchange program. Apollo is also involved in the community, supporting local...More

1  Thank Hee-Soo F
ApolloBooks, Owner at Apollo Books, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hee_Soo..Our book club always welcomes you. Thank you.... Apollo..

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Visited the store on 7Jan2018 located in Otthavadai Street. This store opened in 2007. Owner Kumaresan is soft spoken, gentle and warm personality. The book shop offers free Wifi, newspaper reading beyond the vast variety of books in English, Hebrew, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Dutch,...More

1  Thank Roopinder
Reviewed 28 December 2017

You can get books of different language from this store. The store has a huge and a good collection of books from a variety of genres.

1  Thank Mohanface
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Had already 3 books I was travelling left with 5 more books to add to the collection. Great little bookstore with a huge variety of books in yoga, philosophy, spiritual, etc. Apollo is a great guy, super friendly. Not too many in mabs

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ApolloBooks, Owner at Apollo Books, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Hi Friend.. Thank you for your support to a little book club..I will serve better again.. Have a great Sunday evening... Apollo,

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome selection of books to swap or just buy. Apollo is a great guy and many people just go to the book store to chat and hang out! Along with selling books he's also able to help with any information regarding the local area.

2  Thank Gareth S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I love this cute little book store. But make no mistake: the owner is a professional and has a stock of several hundred books in more than 6 languages. No matter whether you're looking for traveler classics like Shantaram in German, Mr. Nice in Hebrew...More

1  Thank Nusskrebs
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely place in Mahabs! Not only because of the rich and varied book offers, but there is also the friendly and smiling bookshop owner himself who is always ready to have a good talk, pick up some news from the region, share music, and there's...More

2  Thank Stan N
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

He is great man and Helpful children like for books reading in book shop All type books and language books Tamil, English, French, German Story books

1  Thank gomuthutours
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Apollo books is a blessing on an otherwise busy street of tourist eateries and shops. Laid back owner Apollo himself has created a sanctuary where one can browse his excellent selection, all of which are displayed beautifully like works of art. This is a man...More

2  Thank Rob P
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I visited this place based on seeing the reviews here and it was good as said by others. They have good collection of new and used books. You can also get suggestion from the owner if you find difficult to choose book.

2  Thank ganeshpkumar
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