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The Leela Kovalam Beach

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kovalam Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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Ranked #7 of 47 hotels in Kovalam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
junky_ssa New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we booked the garden view room and when we check in Manager Arun upgraded our room to Beach View as we are on our Honeymoon thanks to Arun. Hotel staff is very helpful and friendly. We were welcome with coconut water. On the next day we get the Cake in our room as complementary from the Hotel. Over all stay... 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. I appreciate that you have chosen our hotel to celebrate your honeymoon. We were really happy to hear that you had enjoyed staying with us. It was a pleasure looking after you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.... More

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Welcome & check-in: We booked the Leela moments package which came with Beach view superior room, and all meals included. Those rooms must have been around 150 metres from the sea. At the time of check-in, we were upgraded to a Club room closest to the ocean, many Thanks to the check-in staff. We were welcomed with fresh coconut juice... 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. We look forward to the pleasure of hosting you again.... More

Ahmedabad, India
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As always Leela hotels never let you down .In all respects it was a memorable experience.The club rooms are nice though a little small for a family .The dishes churned out by the chef were simply awesome ,kids loved the infinity pool .Rooms facing the beach are by far the best .

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

Dear Guest, Greetings from Kovalam, 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... More

Lucknow, India
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We Stayed at THE CLUB ROOM category for three nights and let me tell u the view from the balcony was BREATHTAKINGLY STUNNING .....We opted for the LEELA MOMENTS package and all that was included was enough to pamper us .Our stay was one of the best experince of our life and we are surely Cuming back next year.

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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. We are glad that you were pleased with the service levels at the hotel and have carried back fond memories of your stay with us. Every effort has been made to ensure that world-class facilities are offered and it has always... More

Paris, France
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After four hours driving on hectic indian roads we arrived in heaven. The club side of the hotel, built on a cliff , has very spacious rooms , confortable , giving you the impression of being over the ocean.Food in the club restaurant is delicious. The fitness room is impecable with ice cold face towels to freshened up. The beach,... 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. Your comments on the facilities, culinary offerings and service provided by our staff, are most gratifying and have been shared with the... More

Anchorage, Alaska
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After four hours driving on hectic indian roads we arrived in heaven. The club side of the hotel, built on a cliff , has very spacious rooms , confortable , giving you the impression of being over the ocean.Food in the club restaurant is delicious. The fitness room is impecable with ice cold face towels to freshened up. The beach,... 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. Your comments on the facilities, culinary offerings and service provided by our staff, are most gratifying and have been shared with the... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my second visit to leela kovalam beach hotel. We had our birthday celebration on that visit. They provided FREE chocolate cake and they Surprised us by sung a Birthday song with all the service persons. Its was a gr8 experience. And super food, will visit again.

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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. I appreciate that you have chosen our hotel to celebrate your Birthday. We were really happy to hear that you have enjoyed staying with us. It was a pleasure looking after you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.... More

Worthing, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location and my room had a great view. The hotel was clean and safe and I had no problems at all. WiFi was a pain as it kept saying I had reached my device limit and had to call it everyday. Perhaps that was just me though. My second time in kovalum last time I stayed at the taj.... 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. Whilst we are happy to know that you had some wonderful moments, we deeply regret the lost opportunity. Taking your feedback as constructive criticism from a well-wisher, we would endeavor to correct and improve them. We look forward to the pleasure... More

New Delhi, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice view, but don't expect much in terms of beach although has its private beach.rooms were ok not much to talk of. Food was not exceptional. Infinity pool n another pool near our cottage was useful. Bar had beautiful outdoors setting.

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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. Whilst we are happy to know that you had some wonderful moments, we deeply regret the lost opportunity. Taking your feedback as constructive criticism from a well-wisher, we would endeavor to correct and improve them. We look forward to the pleasure... More

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

Hi.i am rajveer saluja n i am from ludhiana.. the plan to visit kerela was instant..as my wife saw this hotel with a panaromic view on google n wanted to go there..it was her b'day cuming so couldnt say no..i enqired the reservations..n came across a very humble n kind exective named.."KOSHIA LAL"...i wanted to go for garden view room... More

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

Dear Mr. Saluja, 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... 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*
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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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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Business Hotel in Kovalam #3 Luxury Hotel in Kovalam #4 Spa Hotel in Kovalam #5 Family Hotel in Kovalam #5 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
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