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Hotel Grandsea

Light House Beach | Vizhinjum PO Kovalam, Kovalam 695521, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Yatra.com goofed up in my booking of another hotel in kovalam and offered me this hotel as an alternative. The reviews looked good and hence I accepted the alternative reservation ... what a big mistake I did. I arrived at this hotel and found that you have to walk for about 50 meters in a very narrow passage (< 1... More 

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Trivandrum
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Clean and well maintained room with a sea view balcony. Delicious complimentory breakfast. Very friendly staff with excellent service. Rooftop restaurant had a great view of sea. Very tasty food. Buffet dinner is cheap. Like to be there on next new year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We stayed at Grand Sea in Nov 2014 Very Good Hotel Good Food Wilson and all the staff was very helpful I will stay here again next year Well Done and Thank You Everybody at Grand Sea Reg Coventry UK xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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Stirling
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I have stayed at Grandsea Hotel on three previous occasions and I have always enjoyed a good room and good service. I was promised Wifi everyday but it never arrived. I don't understood why this was a problem as the last time I was here they had wifi in the reception. You can't claim wifi when it is not there... More 

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Ghaziabad, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

didn't find this hotel good for family. This is far away from kovalam beach, there is no clear sea view. Hotel room was very small and cramp. AC was not working effectively. Wi-fi was not working. no food service, one has to go outside for lunch or dinner.

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PrasadChandra, Owner at Hotel Grandsea, responded to this review

Dear /sir Many Thanks for sending this type of a review."Night Mare". you can read another 47 reviews are posted there.That is the Experience of 47 people. Almost 40 foreigners they posted their good experience in my hotel very well and they posted excellent. I know very well why you are posted same like this night mare ,because You are... More 

Warsaw, Poland
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Very nice, quiet place to stay, with very friendly staff, Spacious room with the balcony with the sea view was a perfect start for our vacations. The breakfasts are standard for India (toasts, tea/coffee, juice, sometimes eggs).Very close to the beach (2 minutes walk to the Light House Beach). Several restaurants (non-veg) and shops are just nearby. Right in front... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

A nice hotel with friendly staff, which are always wanting to help and solve any problems. The rooms are tidy and clean. There is enough space to feel well and relax after the treatments. Rooms are available with ac and fan or only with fan. Perhaps there should be some safes in the room. The beds are comfortable and I... More 

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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Arrived on 07.01. until 02/04/2014, we had a great time at the hotel in Kovalam Grandsea Indien.Le staff very decent and clean. spacious and clean rooms, the price is a little high, but compensated by good and friendly service. It is sure that I'm not going to India in a five star hotel. the price for this quality is justifiable.... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Kovalam/Light house beach is where this property is and is in the interior like there is no main road or anything you gotta walk through a passage to get there. We were worried till we reached the entrance and even when we saw the building from the outside, but we were not after we got the room and the balcony... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Great Place to stay!!!! I was quite pleased by the way the Hotel staff and management treated me and my family. With the help of Mr ChandraPrasad (part of Hotel management), I was able to arrange a get together with my old college friends in the roof top restaurant of the hotel. Mr ChandraPrasad and his crew arranged excellent buffet... More 

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