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Turtle on The Beach

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   VPI/439, ITDC Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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Ranked #10 of 47 hotels in Kovalam
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i stayed at this hotel last may and completely enjoyed my stay here .. the rooms were quite big and very comfortable .. the vicinity to the beach makes it even more lovely and they provide drop and pickup service to the beach quite effectively .. the view from the hotel is exceptional and you feel really close to nature... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a superb hotel with the best staff we have ever encountered. One Travel guide described the hotel as Uber Hip and we were a little worried but it was fantastic lovely rooms with view of the Arabian sea on the biggest terrace of any hotel we've ever been too. Whilst there we celebrated our 45 wedding anniversary and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in a group of 11 in the leisure villa at Turtle on the Beach, and i have to say it was the most memorable holiday. A 5 minute walk from the beach, the hotel has a great pool and outdoor seating area with terrific views of The Arabian Sea, excellent spa facilities, a games room and a restaurant... More

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Kent
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20 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here purely by accident as the hotel we originally booked had closed for the season (MOLLYS) and we were not informed. We were greeted by wonderful staff at reception who advised that we book via the internet to save money. This we did and so glad we did. Location is good. Just up the hill from the beach... More

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KaranBakshi, General Manager at Turtle on The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for giving us a chance to welcome you at our hotel during your recent visit to Kovalam and sharing your stay experience on this forum. It is a pleasure to know that you were impressed with our spacious rooms and found the facilities up to the mark. Our kitchen team adds value to guests’ stay... More

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have just spent 2 weeks there with a group consisting of 10 other people and I have to say everything was amazing. Nothing we asked was too much trouble. The food was good, the atmosphere was good and the staff were amazing. They even threw us a party which made us feel very special. The hotel may not be... More

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KaranBakshi, General Manager at Turtle on The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for telling us about your experience at our resort. We are happy that you chose us for your long stay in Kovalam. Turtle on the Beach is a popular destination for all type of travelers. We are glad that the food, location, ambiance and service were up to your expectations. We take all the initiatives to... More

Bangalore, India
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The property, location and Arabian sea view is really wonderful. But starting from the reception till check out staff were very unfriendly and disappointing.They show a lot of attitude.In a start hotel like this we donot expect staff to act so stingy.just a small example we asked tablet for headache, mistakenly they have given 2 then they have snatched 1... More

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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 days and 2 nights on MAP plan (Staying + Breakfast + Dinner). We had taken three Garden View Room. 1.Rooms Hotel gave us rooms which are comparatively new at the down side of the hotel. Rooms were far from the reception and food facility.(Too much walk every time) Also after check in I observed bathroom lock... More

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KaranBakshi, Regional General Manager at Turtle on The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for a wonderful detailed review of Turtle on The Beach. We are delighted that you had a memorable stay with us and especially glad that we could please your palate with a wide array of cuisines. We endeavour to provide our guests superior service and facilities and are extremely glad to know about your comfortable experience.... More

Kochi (Cochin), India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a week after having a weeks touring with Jayasree and enjoyed ourselves tremendously. The big thing for us, the staff are happy and smiling, friendly but not intrusive. You really felt like they were keen to make your stay fun and comfortable. The staff in the Restaurant were great fun to be with. They tried teaching... More

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KaranBakshi, Regional General Manager at Turtle on The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your wonderful review. Our ethos is customer satisfaction and service with a smile and we strive to stand by our commitments vehemently. Our associates in the restaurant will be delighted and encouraged by the account of your experience with them. We are pleased that your stay with us was memorable due to the outstanding and... More

New Delhi, India
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Turtle by the Beach in October while I was in town for a friend's wedding. The hotel is a charming little property right by the Kovalam beach. I really enjoyed the beach-themed hotel which had fantastic rooms and a huge balcony to enjoy the sea view. Thoroughly enjoyed my mini vacation and my stay at the... More

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KaranBakshi, General Manager at Turtle on The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing the experience of your stay with us and recommending us. We are delighted to know that you had an enjoyable and comfortable time here at Turtle on The Beach. Our trademark features like the property’s vicinity to Kovalam Beach and its architecture are for the convenience and visual pleasure of our esteemed patrons and... More

Lucknow, India
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9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in room facing the Arabian Sea...Nyc interiors & great place to relax.Just 5min walk to the beach & the sound of wave is magical. Facilities are very good . Also the candle light dinner next to pool was nyc.Great value for money.

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KaranBakshi, General Manager at Turtle on The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and reviewing us on this forum. We are glad to know that you found our service and facilities at par with your expectations. It is continuous endeavor of our associates to tend to our guests in the best possible way and to add value to their stay at Turtle on The Beach,... More

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Also Known As:
Turtle On The Beach Hotel Kovalam
Turtle On The Beach Hotel
Turtle On The Beach Kovalam, Kerala
Address: VPI/439, ITDC Road, Kovalam 695527, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Business Hotel in Kovalam
#7 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
#8 Family Hotel in Kovalam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Turtle on The Beach 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
By blending the finest of art with the most sophisticated luxury, Turtle on the beach brings about a new grammar in holidaying in this part of the world. You will find it unique in every way you look at it, either as a whole or in parts that make it a whole. And that makes Turtle on the beach a one-of-a-kind boutique hotel. ... more   less 
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