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Vivanta by Taj Bekal

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kappil Beach, Bekal 671319, India
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Bekal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had been to Taj Bekal with my Wife in August 2014. The hotel was good. We had taken the room with Plunge Pool. The room was just awesome. Great Room. Totally Romantic. Breakfast & food was not upto the mark. The Spa was excellent. The property is good.

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Thank you for your review. We have made a note of your suggestions please. Best wishes and we hope to have you back at Bekal. Samir More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What more could a couple of tired travelers want and need after being evacuated from Kashmir following the massive and devastating floods. We booked this at the last minute following our evacuation and decision to head to the southern beaches. The plusses of this hotel are that it is in a vey private and rural location off the general tourist... More

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Thank you for your compliments. We do hope you will repeat your Holiday with us. Please do let us know if we can be of assistance in the future. Best wishes. Samir More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff were from the outset very good and welcoming. Beautiful villas with very good facilities. The food is very good and the spa although expensive is well staffed and excellent. We were on the Monson package and thoroughly enjoyed it the villa with the courtyard garden and outside bath etc is wonderful. The staff were great and even after... More

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Thank you your review. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed the stay with us. Best wishes. Samir More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tucked away near a little village, abetted by the Kappil river and the sea, this gem of a property is made for time away from the madding crowds. Right from the moment you step into the property, you feel as if you have stepped into a friend's house, not a resort. The staff are very friendly, solicitous and full of... More

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Thank you for taking time and sharing your experience. We look forward to your future holidays with us. Best wishes. Samir More

New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a gem of a property right on the edge of upper Kerala (close to Mangalore). the design and architecture of the hotel is very pleasing and different. the rooms are big and more like independent villas......sufficiently distant from each other to give you that much needed privacy. the interiors of the villas are very tasteful and luxurious. enough... More

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Thank you for your posting. We are pleased to learn that you and your Family enjoyed the break with us. We hope to see you soon. Best wishes. Samir More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well laid out property. Good choice to relax, with activities like walk, cycling etc. The beach is very clean, which for me is a big plus. The rooms are spacious, with a nice balcony complete with a big swing. Wifi is on chargeable basis. Food is good, through the service time is bit too much. The A/c in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

God's own country in India is Kerala, it truly is beautiful and green, the luscious landscape when driving from the airport takes your breath away. Only do not travel during monsoon season. The Hotel is like a jewel in the green fields around. It is spread out and the Villas are absolutely gorgeous, especially the ones with a private plunge... More

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Thank you for your review and compliments. We hope to see you soon with us at Bekal. Best wishes. Samir More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a quick get away from the hustle bustle of Bombay and boy! did we enjoy it or what! Excellent property Beyond class staff The G.M. Sameer is a gem of a man Wonderful spa, managed by an efficient Doctor This is a place to go and just 'be'. The only grouse I have was that the food... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been to Taj Bekal after lot of recommendation from friends, needless to say i wasnt dissapointed. We stayed at the Premium Indulgence Villa and I have to say it couldnt be better. The service was top notch from room service to service at the restaurant. They made a point to make us smile everyday. I and my wife who was... More

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Thank you for taking time and sharing your review with us. A pleasure to learn that you were satisfied with the services. Please do let us know when you plan your next visit to Bekal. Best wishes. Samir More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Hotel between 11 to 14 Sep.14 Had Booking For 3 night 4. Days Understand monsoon Package. We were given to understand that we were entitled to among other things, free break fast and one meal every day. Also as Per general facality it was showing free WiFi. Actually they gave only two day meal and three breakfast.... More

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Address: Kappil Beach, Bekal 671319, India
Location: India > Kerala > Bekal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Vivanta by Taj Bekal 5*
Number of rooms: 71
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