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Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom

5.0 of 5 1/404 Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686563, India (Formerly Taj Garden Retreat)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

I must say this is one of a kind property which i have visited. The property has a lake in the middle which is lit up with diyas / lights every night. behind that lake are villas surrounded by channels of water for rowing small boats and behind that the actual backwaters of kerala....wow......the rooms give a feel of heritage... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stay in Hotel in September 2013 with friends , It's is the best resorts in india , Who person which love travel pls must stay in this hotel ones in life , It is close to nature it is very good place , I stay only one night the front staff upgrade the room at free of cost to... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is built on colonial grounds. We stayed two nights while touring South India. It is near the lake and the hotel offers complimentary tour of the lake. The grounds are very well maintained. The staff is very attentive and service oriented from the manager down. The food is good but pricy in comparison to restaurants around. We were... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we spent 3 nights at this property in deluxe allure villa..amazingly quite place..a lot of greenery, the rear side property connects to the vembanad lake while the breakfast place connects to a large water body which is lit with diyas by the local ladies every evening, we took a cruise for an hour at the lake,we also did take a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a proper resort, just being there puts you in right frame of mind. Our accomodation was a very large space with outdoor shower , and a large bathtub with decent toilet facilities. The service in the room was excellent. Bicyling around the property, boating facility, lake view afternoon tea, music and lights by diyas created something special which... More 

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Reading, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week here for a friends' wedding and we had the entire place booked out for the wedding guests. The accommodation is excellent, we stayed in the small rooms that overlook the main lake. They were clean and comfy with everything you would need for a comfortable stay. As we had the entire resort booked I was able... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Taj over the valentine weekend. My husband's b'day is a day before Valentines and this was a surprise trip. I could not have pulled this off if I was not staying at this property. The resort is at a breathtaking location with the lagoon passing rite thru it... While it being a 5 star property the property is... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing property... excellent service. .. divine local food even vegetarian (non local food is ok.. can be avoided)... very hospitable staff who made this stay super memorable!!!! :) rowing in the lagoon as well as paddle boats are available which is fun! Sunset point on the property overlooking the lake is very scenic and a must do!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for my honeymoon and the service was outstanding! Super helpful staff... Always checking up on us... Esp as i eat only jain food, they were very accommodating. Must try the local cuisine!! Amazing food prepared every meal.... A lot of options for vegetarians also. Rooms are huge and lovely... Comfortable stay. Property is gorgeous with a sunset view... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I extensively explored many choices and Zeroed down this beautiful place for my Honeymoon! We reached the resort at Evening 4 P.M. We were welcomed by Tender Coconut drink neatly presented in a basket. Then we were escorted by Ms. Delina to our Suite "Premium Temptation Villa with Private Pool". At the entrance of our suite we were welcomed by... More 

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Address: 1/404 Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686563, India (Formerly Taj Garden Retreat)
Location: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom 5*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Vivanta By Taj - Kumarakom Hotel Kumarakom
Taj Garden Retreat Hotel Kumarakom
Kumarakom Taj Garden Retreat
Vivanta By Taj - Kumarakom Kerala
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#1 Spa Hotel in Kumarakom
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kumarakom
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kumarakom
#3 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
#5 Business Hotel in Kumarakom

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