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Mandala Beach House & Cottages

North of Vijaya Park | Sea View Ward, Alleppey beach, Alappuzha, India
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Mandala Beach House & Cottages
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was initially recommended this place by some friends who I met travelling. The place itself is quite basic and could do with a bit of love but the guys running the place are so welcoming and hospitable it outweighs the drawbacks. The price was reasonable and it has a nice bamboo hut and chillout common area available to relax or... More

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Diano d'Alba, Italy
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice the guy there! He will help you in all the ways possible. He will also be there always to invite you to spend some hours with him and friends to relax and enjoy the Indian life style! Possible from there to arrange boat trips and also have advices on all the activities on the area. Free use of... More

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Adelaide, Australia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can truly say that our stay at Mandala was one of the highlights of our trip in India. The boys made us feel welcome as soon as we arrived and went out of their way to ensure that we had everything we needed. The rooms may be basic but Mandala makes up for it with it's character and friendly... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
24 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here about a month ago. We paid 850 for the shack room at the front. We left this review until we stayed in a few similar places for similar prices. Now that we have that experience we can review Mandala House with a clear mind. When we arrived we asked for a sheet and some towels. We were... More

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Hamburg, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

3 Nights at Mandala. Excellent people, four young really nice guys running the place, Excellent location directly at the beach, short drive to center. Good cost/value. Relaxing, sunbathing, swimming; helped to arrange boat tour and massage and transport. We'll e back.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We were meant to stay here for one night, but messed up our train bookings and therefore had to leave the same day. Despite having likely lost a booking for the night, we were only charged a minimal amount for the room (as we had used it to shower and sleep during the day), and we were able to hang... More

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Alappuzha, India
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I stayed at Mandala for 5 nights and I can highly recommend it. They gave us a box of water on arrival, very relaxed atmosphere, you will have a great time! It is right on the beach, rooms are basic but good. Wifi works very well but most importantly the owners Babu and Mohammed are fantastic! at this time of... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

The team here are really good and help out but this was the most expensive place we stayed in India and it was probably the worst value. If you want to go and just bum around this might be for you. i think as it is mentioned in LP the price is high. We decided to move out after 1... More

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Kerala, India
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Babu and his group of friends make you feel most welcome. Babu cooks up basic breakfasts and charcoal nighttime grills. The "over-the-sand" cottage is the best place (we had booked that and one other "regular" room). You have a private balcony overlooking the sea and a bathtub from which you can look out to the beach (but not the other-way-round... More

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Aachen, Germany
1 review
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I stayed 4 days in Mandal Beach Resort with my Italian friend and we didn´t want to leave at all. It´s so realxing sitting on the terrace, drinking a cold b...., listing to good musc, talking to the guys, who are organizing you trips, bringing you in to town, cooking delicious food any time or being there for any advice.... More

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Additional Information about Mandala Beach House & Cottages

Also Known As:
Mandala Beach House & Cottages Kerala/Alappuzha, India
Address: North of Vijaya Park | Sea View Ward, Alleppey beach, Alappuzha, India
Location: India > Kerala > Alappuzha
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 70 Specialty lodging in Alappuzha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Mandala is a small guest house located on a quite part of Alleppey Beach. It has two basic rooms, one bamboo cottage and another cottage with a great view to the beach. All rooms are bath attached and three of them with bath tubs. We organize some trips to the sea with fishermen, to the back waters and we also do BBQ on the beach. You can have a comfortable and relaxed stay over here. ... more   less 

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