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Abad Turtle Beach

Certificate of Excellence
Varankavala, Pollathai P.O. Mararikulam | Mararikulam, Alappuzha 688567, India
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Ranked #7 of 55 Hotels in Alappuzha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Situated right on the edge of one of the finest beaches imaginable, here one is spoilt for choice where to spend the day: should you opt for your hammock under the swaying palms in the garden of your bungalow? Stroll around the fabulous butterfly garden? Or ask the beach attendant to place your deckchair under your favourite palm on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in a beach villa. The bungalow has enough space and is very clean. The staff is very helpful, friendly and always have a (true) smile on their faces. The Ayurveda treatments were absolutely wonderful and the consultations with the doctor very professional. Our overall experience: a very beautiful little resort with a familiar and personal atmosphere. This resort... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful rooms, lovely staff, gorgeous beach, ok food. Only problem is that on the beach next to the private beach the locals poo there every morning. We didn't realise this until we had spent a whole day in the sea and some of our party became sick.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At first we were a little sceptical when we arrived as we thought it looked a bit basic. Then we went into the bungalow and it had everything a 5 star hotels has and a semi open air bathroom. It's not right on the beach because they're not allowed to build on the beach but it's a 2 minute walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a huge resort with cottages spread all over. They have got private beach which is great. Very clear water and peaceful. Unfortunately there is hardly any beach view though beach is not far. Excellent to walk and swim. Food can be better and have wider choice and restaurant is slightly congested, may be we felt so after coming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the best hotels we have stayed in and we were delighted with everything. The accommodation was first class, the food plentiful and appetising, the staff most helpful and efficient. The location was perfect, set amongst beautiful gardens, with a most inviting swimming pool, and grounds that ran down to the beach. Everything was kept immacuately and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The turtle beach hotel is a an excellent place to stay and I am pleasantly surprised by it (especially coming from it's Whispering Palm's hotel. The rooms are spacious and the amenities are good, the hotel compound is lush green and well maintained, the restaurant serves great food and very important the staff is smiling all the time and very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

My family and I stayed for two nights at Turtle Beach, which is part of the Abad hotels chain. Rooms: The rooms are cottages with tiled roofs, spread out in pairs all over the property. They are modern and well equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV a small fridge. The sit-out area and hammock at the back is nice to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

We have just returned from a three night stay at this perfect hotel. Wow - what a location. The gardens are breathtaking, the cottages are amazing and very roomy and the food is superb. We cannot fault anything about this hotel and it is one of the best places we have ever stayed. We were there over Valentines Day and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Nice place...friendly staff...room service not available..! very big resort, private beach is adding a best value to the resort. they have about 30 cottages spread all across.........lil remote place. Overall had a good experience.

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