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The Leela Kovalam Beach

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kovalam Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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Ranked #6 of 47 Hotels in Kovalam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Pune, India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

‘The Leela’ is one of the well established star hotels with huge property located right next to the Kovalam beach. We stayed in beach view superior room for 2 nights. The beach view room has a balcony with view of the Arabian sea. After our experience of wonderful hospitality and room comfort including Zacuzzi at The Kumarakom Lake Resort at... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback on your stay with us. We, at The Leela always strive to ensure our patrons experience the best visit possible during their travel and we fell short of our goal this time. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused and we will definitely address the... More

Essex
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82 reviews 82 reviews
29 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A first visit here for me, on business and traveling with my Indian Agent who made the booking. We had the cheapest rooms, garden view, they was not very special but a good price, we looked at the Club rooms and if you can afford it you will not be disappointed. Garden view rooms are away from main hotel but... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words. It is always encouraging for us to learn that our guests are satisfied with our service and facilities as it is what we strive for every day. We look forward to the pleasure of hosting you again. Warm Regards, N.C. Somaiah General Manager More

Whyteleafe, Surrey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Leela in a Club room during our trip to Southern India. The hotel was wonderful. The rooms are extremely comfortable and the environment is truly spectacular. The food at the hotel is fantastic, (try the afternoon tea and snacks in the library!), and the staff are superb. This is one of the best hotels we stayed... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with The Leela Kovalam and for sharing your appreciation with us. We are delighted to read that you had an overall pleasant stay with us and particularly value our hotel. It was certainly a pleasure for us to be at your service and we look forward to welcoming you again soon to... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Dear all, Please stay away from this place, Very poor staff, Very poor room, Very poor food, Very poor behavior, Very poor service, Over all please just visit as a temple or historical places, Just to watch n click a picture and go back another property.

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused. We would appreciate if you could let us know the specific instance about your experience at gm.kovalam@theleela.com so that we can ensure that the same is not repeated again. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you again and regain your confidence in us. Kind regards, N.C. Somaiah... More

Indore, India
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44 reviews 44 reviews
40 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a large hotel which is frequented by leisure travellers looking for beach holiday, business trvellers with 1000 seater convention hall within property that often hosts large conferences & Trivandrum's city folks being just 15KM from city. Some repair work was going on at a floor above us & they stopped work for few minutes after complain only to re-start,... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments, and for the constructive criticism from a well-wisher. As an organization the Leela Palaces, Hotels & Resorts aims to delight our guests and send them back with wonderful memories, and we are happy to note that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your compliments about the breakfast has been communicated to our team... More

Varanasi, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome location Outstanding food Superb hospitality Amazing infinity pool Excellent recreation facilities Must visit property The view from the room is breathtaking , the buffet served is huge and very high quality as well. The property is huge and is on top of a cliff which makes it look even more pretty. The staff is excellent and the high point... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with The Leela Kovalam and for sharing your appreciation with us. We are delighted to read that you had an overall pleasant stay with us. It was certainly a pleasure for us to be at your service and we look forward to welcoming you again soon to the The Leela Kovalam. Warm... More

Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra, India
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40 reviews 40 reviews
40 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked in at the hotel at around 1 pm, so after freshening up a bit we directly headed to the lunch buffet section. To be really honest the start was bad, there was some corporate event and people from Vodafone and ICICI barged in and "ATTACKED THE FOOD", yes literally attacked we were left to fend for ourselves. The... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback on your recent stay with us. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and we are humbled by your gracious compliments on the hotel and its services. I am glad to note that you enjoyed your overall stay with us. It was an honour to... More

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37 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, can see the ocean from almost every angle, good food, courteous staff, excellent arrangements for a 3 days conference. One of the rare occasions when a hotel handles every aspect with utmost professionalism. I will strongly recommend the hotel for any personal or business events.

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words. As an organization the Leela Palaces, Hotels & Resorts aims to delight and dazzle our guests and send them back with wonderful memories and we are delighted to know that you had a wonderful stay. We look forward to the pleasure of hosting you again. Warm Regards, N.C. Somaiah General Manager More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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72 reviews 72 reviews
40 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard a lot about this property from friends. So i was looking forward to it when I learnt that I was staying here for 2 nights when on a business trip. It's an awesome property, situated on a rocky mount next to the sea, with all rooms sea facing, and some next to the beach too. In fact,... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for acknowledging so many positive elements of your stay in such a detailed way, as it is from your feedback that we will be able to uphold our commitment to excellence. I am sure that a lot of travelers will benefit from your review. Please feel free to write to us for a room... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The experience is soo terrible that I can't stop myself from writing a review immediately after check in . I came to hotel at 3:15 and I was made to sit for around half n hour and the reason he gave me that rooms are getting clean...then rooms are not vacant...after loosing my patience when I react in angry way... More

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback on your recent stay with us. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience caused when you had to wait for your room. Though our endeavour is to ensure that our guests are checked in and escorted immediately on arrival, on rare occasions we are unable to do... More

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Address: Kovalam Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Leela Kovalam Beach 5*
Number of rooms: 183
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Also Known As:
The Leela Kovalam Beach Hotel Kovalam
The Leela Kempinski Hotel Kovalam
Hotel Leela Trivandrum
The Leela Kovalam Beach Kerala

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