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Vivekananda Kendra

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Vivekanandapuram, Kanyakumari 629 702, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very little is done for promoting the activities carried out throughout the year within the campus and all over the world. This is the place where you not only learn a way to progress your lifestyle suitably to the modern world by learning the apt methods along with the eternal philosophy. You just can't avoid it

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Pune, India
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Cheap, clean and peaceful place to stay. They need to change the bedding. The covers are smelly. But rooms are clean. Staff is friendly and truthful. I left my camera bag which was returned while check-out. Nice shuttle service available and is very timely.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Best place to stay in Kanyakumari. Cheap, Neat & Clean. I booked a AC cottage which has 2 double room, dinning hall and living room (Total Area around 900 sqft). Sunrise point is at a walking distance. Overall a nice experience. Very comfortable with lots of greenery. Food quality is not good as this is run by private owner. Overall... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I stayed in Kendra in Dec 2011, very peaceful and calm location..It classified under a simple and economical stay. Do not expect for TV or WiFi , premium amenities. We stayed 3 Nights and covered almost all nearby attractions by private cab. Sunrise from vivekananda kendra is additional choice, lovely atmosphere. There is TTD booking counter inside the property which... More

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Darjeeling, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Stayed in the 'ashram' in 2011. I felt It could have been a very nice experience if we had time to hang around the property for few more days but we were here for just one night proceeding further to Kovalam. The Kendra itself has a very nice atmosphere. Deluxe cottages are very nice (and although the AC wasn't working... More

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is not your usual commercial hotel. You dont have online booking facility, you may have to mail them. No Room service. There is no multi cuisine restaurant inside. But still, its a lovely place to stay. Make sure you go for the cottage. They are the best. Its a proper 2BHK. Plush green campus. Great place to live and... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Stayed during March 2014. 1. Booking done through email. Booking amount transferred online. 2. Location is outside the city. 3. They run free shuttle service according to a fixed schedule, for visiting the city. 4. Booked an A/C cottage. It was very comfortable. It contained 2 bedrooms, dining area and a living room. Fridge and TV (very few channels) is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

On our Sabarimala pilgrimage, we went to kanyakumari, we visited Kanyakumari temple and we thought of staying back that night because we dont want to drive back in the night. So we enquired and somebody suggested us this Kendra. We took a room. Room is not clean. There is a canteen inside and food is not great, normal idli, vada... More

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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This is an ideal place for people wanting to reflect on the life and teaching of Vivekananda. The site is scattered with quotations and pictures, and there is an informative museum. Our accommodation was simple but comfortable and the ability of the canteen staff to feed large numbers of pilgrims and visitors is impressive. It wouldn't do for anyone wanting... More

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Shimla, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I recently visited Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari with my family on 15th jan 2014, I had advance booking for two Deluxe triple bed rooms non A/C , because we were told that no a/c rooms were available on above dates. As we entered we were impressed to see such a huge property and hundreds of acre land of vIvekananda kendra, Kanya... More

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Address: Vivekanandapuram, Kanyakumari 629 702, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Kanyakumari

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