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The Travancore Palace Beach Resort

2.5 of 5 Villa   |   Light House Beach Road Vizhinjam P O, Kovalam 695521, India
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Frankfurt
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights to start our trip in India. Very close to sandy beach. Two pools. Nice rooms and villas. Buffet dinner and lunch was very good. Our doughter used the spa and was very satisfied.

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Bangalore, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I had visited the hotel on 30th December, 2013. The total staff consisted of 2-3 persons only. The room was not cleaned well. Intercom was not working, I needed to ask for everything (towels, soap, water). No food was available, They argued that unless significant occupants are there in the hotel, they won't prepare anything.

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MAPUTO
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I and my wife celebration 25 wedding anniversary..in Kerala Estate India.package made by The Travel Planners...make my trip like that I make trip to the Moon...this Hotel from welcome reception of female staff...something memorable....Very nice Hotel...all staffs very atenacious... my bedroom s bed was pretty decoration of rose flowers ..because I choose Honey Moon Package ,from above company...Hotel is like... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

I had visited the hotel on 22nd & 23rd February 2013. The hotel was recommended by "YATRA.COM". I was informed by "YATRA.COM" that your hotel has 3 star deluxe facility. However I was disappointed because your hotel was like a lodge at Kalbadevi (Mumbai) or Chandni Chowk (Delhi). The total staff consisted of 2 persons only. I was given a... More

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Bangalore
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

1. No room service available even after repeated request. 2. Does not clean the room even insisting repeatedly. Doesn't mop/clean the floor everyday. 3. Intercom was not working. 4. Breakfast is worst. No taste in the food. Even tea is hopeless. 5. No channels were coming in TV. 6. Too much noise created by other guests as they stuff too... More

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

I stayed here on 22-23rd November 2012. The Location is great, a 5 mins walk brings you to Kovalam beach & under light house. My room on 2nd floor is too spacious with 3 sections and big balcony with a view of kovalam beach. Just enjoy the sunset. Kovalam has frequent power cuts but the power back up is there... More

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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

This hotel is around 1 km from beach next to sagara resort. I stayed here October 31. Hotel is average. Rooms are spacious. They have a small dining area near to swimming pool which they call as restaurant. Rooms, and room service are good. Its worth for amount paid.

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

I was Stay with Family in This hotel since March last week. arrange this hotel by my travel agent, first hotel have no lift , no cleaned room floor, i was completed but no service provide. hotel have no restaurant, but complimentary breakfast provide but not our time, no room service. My advise keep away from this hotel.

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Pune, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

What would have been a very good finale to my trip to Kerala.........turned out disappointing. Apart from a swimming pool this hotel is very disappointing. The first thing you notice is no lifts, and staff looks more like that of a family and friends run place rather than professionally managed place. No proper receptionist. I had booked for two days.... More

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Exeter
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10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011

This is the 3rd time I have stayed here and it just gets better and better. The Food was first class, beautifully displayed and a good balance of Indian and western style. The only negative was the smell of fish from the onshore breeze but you have the option of a 2nd pool away from the beach front. Fascinating watching... More

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Also Known As:
The Travancore Palace Beach Hotel Kovalam
The Travancore Palace Beach Hotel
The Travancore Palace Beach Resort Kovalam, Kerala
Address: Light House Beach Road Vizhinjam P O, Kovalam 695521, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Amenities:
Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 22 Specialty lodging in Kovalam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Travancore Palace Beach Resort 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The resort is at world famous Kovalam Beach and the rooms are spacious and fully furnished, and with en-suite bathroom and private balcony and television with satellite channels, refrigerators etc. The various facilities at the resort include 24 hrs airport pick up and drop, currency exchange, safe deposit lockers, laundry, 24 hrs room service, Doctor on call, Ayurvedic health center etc. ... more   less 
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