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Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom

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1/404 Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686563, India (Formerly Taj Garden Retreat)
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were 2 couples with kids on this trip. The property is pretty, warm staff, excellent food. But the location doesn't really do justice to you. There are better properties in terms of location, on the backwaters and you should definitely stay there rather than on the main road. However the property has a calming effect on you with the... More 

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Pune, India
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57 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The places like "Vivanta by Taj" justifies the saying 'God's own country' to Kerala. We spend two days here. It was superb and relaxing experience. We didn't get a thought of going out of this place. Evening tea time at Vembanad lake side is amazing. We also had quick visit to bird sanctuary in the morning near the hotel. Early... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Kumarakom, Kerala! I am pleased to note that our services and facilities were to your satisfaction. Your positive feedback about our hotel is deeply appreciated and has been communicated to all the members of my team. I once again thank you for your valuable comments and look forward to the pleasure of your continued... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was pleased with the location and service (food, room maintenance, spa, etc). Staff was cordial.. Special mention Amal & Naburam were outstanding :) I would recommend this hotel for all nature lovers. It's a lovely romantic getaway from your busy hustling life. You can admire the nature in Gods own Country Kerala at its best :)

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Kumarakom, Kerala! We are most delighted to note that you had a wonderful experience in our hotel. We would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the services offered by our team during your stay. We are glad to know that our product and services exceeded your expectations.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom recently for a family holiday. We had an amazing experience, though we had experienced Taj hospitality earlier, but this one was truly amazing. We were looking for a completely relaxed holiday and we got every bit of it. The property is well laid out and occupants of each cottage are assured of their privacy. The... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj- Kumarakom, Kerala! We are delighted to receive your review of your wonderful stay with us. It is indeed a team effort with an unwavering goal towards guest satisfaction, which constantly motivates us to be on our toes. I am happy to note that the services rendered by my team were to your satisfaction.... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a wonderful vacation of 3 nights with my wife and kid. This property was not new to me, being my second visit this time for my anniversary. About the property - it is the most amazing place i have ever seen with lagoons all over, lamps lit in the evening, live music at dinner, well maintained cottages.... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj- Kumarakom, Kerala! We are delighted to receive your review of your wonderful stay with us. It is indeed a team effort with an unwavering goal towards guest satisfaction, which constantly motivates us to be on our toes. I am happy to note that the services rendered by my team were to your satisfaction.... More 

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the hotel for a one night stay; everything was great about the hotel. The check in was smooth; we were provided coconut juice on the check in which was very refreshing after a long journey. The room was at a very prime location with access to both the lagoon and swimming pool from the room. All the... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review for your stay with us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed this experience and service at the hotel. It is the feedback from our esteemed guests which gives us an opportunity to further enhance our services. We have made a note of your feedback on the food & beverage experience .... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had gone to Taj Kumarakom for our honeymoon, as we wanted a quiet place to relax and rejuvinate after the hectic marriage functions. We selected the premium temptation villas for its privacy and the private pool feature. The staff had been very attentive and even organised a cake cutting for us. The place also had cycles to go around,... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj- Kumarakom, Kerala! We are delighted to receive your review of your wonderful stay with us. It is indeed a team effort with an unwavering goal towards guest satisfaction, which constantly motivates us to be on our toes. I am happy to note that the services rendered by my team were to your satisfaction.... More 

Kochi (Cochin), India
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taj Vivanta is a lovely hotel set in the beautiful tourist town of Kumarakom. The hotel has a very relaxed,serene vibe and is ideal for tourists seeking a haven away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The food served in the restaurant was excellent and the service is very efficient. Overall,this is an amazing hotel and as a... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Kumarakom, Kerala! Thank you for your kind feedback. It is feedback such as given by you that keeps the team motivated and encourages them to continue to deliver guest experiences. We once again thank you for your feedback and sincerely look forward to welcome you again at Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom, Kerala in near... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the TAJ VIVANTA RESORT at KUMARAKOM, Kerala for 3 nights in January'16. It is a beautiful resort next to the largest fresh water lake in India. The resort itself has cottages and villas around a lagoon. The rooms are very well appointed. The staff is very courteous and helpful. We really enjoyed our stay. Pradeep Kuckreja

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to share your stay experience at the Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom, Kerala on Trip Advisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a valued guest your feedback will be shared with the team... More 

Dubai
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77 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 night here with our family of 5. The staff are simply amazing. So many to mention! The property is huge and is a perfect getaway for peace and relaxation. the food is great. The service is outstanding. There is a complimentary boat cruise every afternoon though the backwaters - amazing! The afternoon tea which is served beside... More 

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Jayanta D, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Kumarakom, Kerala! We are delighted to receive your review of your wonderful stay with us. It is very rewarding for the team to realize that their warm, professional and anticipatory service very much contributed towards your stay experience. We look forward to your continued visits and I take this opportunity to assure you of... More 

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