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Hotel Samudra KTDC

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   GV Raja Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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Ranked #8 of 47 hotels in Kovalam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Awesome sea view. Great organized lawn. Room service good. Near Light house, easy to access light house beach. Restaurant is very expensive. But food is good. Spacious room. Balcony sea view. *** Strongly Recommend. Best place to enjoy Arbian sea at Kovalam beach.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Right on the beach, our room had a lovely sea view. The staff were friendly and efficient. The hotel was well maintained and comfortable. We spent a lot of time relaxing on the hammock and enjoying our tea in the sea facing balcony. A good place to stay in Kovalam.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent location..service..nice rooms.. Delicious food. We never wanted to step out of beach and swimming pool. Loved the stay at this property..best is open area within the property..will recommend for sure

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is right on the tip of the wonderful Kovalam beach. If you happen to take the sea-view room, you won't regret the extra cost. It provides clear views of the sea, the beach and some rocks! The restaurant is reasonably decent and the service is also ok, even if not charming. The resort has enough open spaces for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Property is awsome in terms of location. Samudra beach is just beside the hotel and in terms of location it can give tough competition to other 4/5 Star hotels in Kovalam. Stay is good with warm hospitality from the staffs. Swimming pool is well maintained. My 4 year old son was quite happy with the pool for children. Restaurant is... More

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have stayed in KTDC samudra in July- August. The location of the rooms are the best thing as it faces the small stretch of sea shore. & balconies open towards swimming pool. Rooms and services are also good. However the food in quality as well as quantity is poor n u dont find any nearby restaurant so if u... More

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We selected this Hotel basis the facilities offered at the given price...in that context it was a wise decision...! This State run KTDC property gives competition to any 4-5 star Hotels in Kovalem with a significant advantage of being in front of famous Samundra beach. It was delight to see that a govt. run Hotel was being run in such... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has been my 2nd visit after 4 years to KTDC Samudra Resort, and I was pleasantly surprised to find the place in better shape. Last time it was good enough, but I think the management has spent a good deal of time implementing new ideas. Rooms are spacious and all face the sea. Both times I stayed on first... More

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed in the month of june and truly speaking it was one of the best hotels in our Entire Kerala tour. It has a private beach , superb landscape garden, neat and clean swimming pool for both kids and adults. Also the rooms were neat and clean facing the samudra beach. Only negative part was the dinner where in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Good location, fantastic view of the beach but needs serious attendtion as to how to manage a hotel...Good food but no service to write home about....I can fairly say that this a value for money hotel if you dont expect too much..

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Address: GV Raja Road, Kovalam 695527, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Samudra KTDC 3*
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The name of this beach resort itself means "the ocean" and it is an ideal place to enjoy the fullness of the beauty of Kovalam, the enchanting beach destination. Set in inspiring environs, every room of the hotel overlooks the sea and the sprawling lawn stretches up to the beach. ... more   less 
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