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Thapovan Heritage Home

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Nellikunnu, Mulloor P.O | Thiruvananthapuram District, Kovalam 695521, India
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bern, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We had a relaxing stay at this Ayurvedic resort staying in a beach side bungalow. We had Ayurveda therapy that included daily massage and hair and body cleansing. Our yoga teacher 'Santosh' was excellent as was my masseur 'Regi'. Very helpful and polite staff. bugalow was cleaned every day. Only downside was lack of Internet which was available in the... More

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Bangalore, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. Property is located on a hill and has two areas - hill property and beach property located 300 metres from each other. We were welcomed warmly on arrival. We had taken rooms on the beach property. We could just walk out from our rooms onto their private beach. Location of this hotel is its... More

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Hyderabad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

we were deceived by the hotel manager even though we placed a request to block a room...I advice not to select this hotel...the behaviour of the hotel staff was very rude...do not consider this hotel..

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I have stayed in this hotel for 2 days, the beach view and resort is good. Please note that there will no TV/AC as its ayurvedic resort. this is little far from the road. There are resorts, 1 is beach resort and other little far, pleas check before book

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Stayed here briefly after a hectic tour of both north and South India .The staff were excellent looked after all our needs. The place was very quiet we were the only people in the upper part of the hotel you have to walk down the hill to the beach.The rooms are clean spacious .The restaurant serves excellent food.If I had... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Me and my husband stayed in Thapovan from 21st March till 24th March and the place is simply beautiful... The weather is a little hot compared to Jan - Feb and not all the rooms are AC. They have two properties - Hill view property and the beach view. Our pick was the beach view because we love the sea.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed in the lower part of the resort in a very nice bungalow in a coconut garden. All clean and wellkept. The food is mostly lokal and very tasty. The staff are friendly, and all speak some english. The reception spoke very good english. The beach has a lifeguard that will guide you to where to go swimming and... More

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Telford, Shropshire, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This was so relaxing. We stayed for 3 nights in a beachside cottage with a fantastic view of the beach from the verandah. It was so peaceful and the noise of the waves on the beach through the night was an aid to sleep. The staff were very friendly and helpful, food good without being spectacular, no bar but beer... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Thapoven is real home for me, loving dearly all the staff. They are the best people you could ever meet , honest, warm, loving, devoted. Absolutely the best! They do their best to make you happy, in all way possible. The location, the treatments, the yoga teacher, all couldn't be better.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

its perfectly located between kovalam and poovar island. Beach cottages make it perfect relaxing holiday...the place has its own private beach which is makes it more beautiful. its well known for its ayurvedic massage...that's excellent. All the staffs are really friendly and service oriented. The restaurant has a beautiful view. the cottage was huge with a small room for luggage... More

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Address: Nellikunnu, Mulloor P.O | Thiruvananthapuram District, Kovalam 695521, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thapovan Heritage Home 3.5*
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