* Rice is of very substandard quality here, served in hotels and eating joints.
* Foods are excessively priced at proper Chandipur.
* Tourists have to get off from train at Balasore and take an auto to Chandipur. They are advised to ask the same auto to pick them up for station when leaving Chandipur On Sea.
* Lodging is available in OTDC Panthasala but there are few other hotels near by offering rooms at cheaper prices. Do check.