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Poovar Island Resort

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   K.P. VII / 911 Pozhiyoor, Puvar 695 513, India
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome and luxury may not be the right word to define this wonderful place called "Poovar Island Resort" . This is an island as such which can be reached only thru a boat/ferry . It's about 30 odd Kms from Trivandrum by road to reach the boat ride point and from there the cottage / resort can be approached only... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 1 day and 1 night. Overall, a very good experience. My folks and I were invited by my sis and BIL to spend a night with them at this resort. We'd actually wanted the floating rooms but those were booked so we settled for the land rooms. I wasn't expecting much but I came back pleasantly surprised. For... More

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cant found a flaw in this property. U get sold for : - Its location- to reach the resort you have to travel through backbaters-1- 2 Kms by boat(arranged by hotel) - Its on an Eastuary..place where river/back water merges with sea - Property is spread in 25 acres..very well maintained..Supr place to enjoy - Acess to a beach... More

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Navi Mumbai (New Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi, I stayed at this Hotel for 1 Night and Hotel hospitality was amazing. had a great time at this hotel. Staff was very friendly. Food quality was very good. Rooms are big and spacious.it was a wonderful stay forever for us

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Kuwait, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the resort for 2 nights. Well maintained rooms ,staff were friendly. Breakfast and dinner had lots of variety . The boat ride was smooth and quick .Rooms ready for us to go in .Pool was clean and every one enjoyed it .early morning walks were great.Dinner time there was entertainment

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the resort for 3 nights. 4 adults and 5 children Well maintained rooms ,staff were friendly. Breakfast and dinner had lots of variety . Daughter loved the Thosas, Bibin was always smiling and making the thosas .The boat ride was smooth and quick .Rooms ready for us to go in .Pool was clean and every one enjoyed... More

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Nagercoil, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We STANLEY VETERANS 78 MEDICOS-(OLD STUDENTS) had our batch reunioun from 25th july to 27th july 2014.we were 64of our batch mates with family total 130 of us. big crowd but the stay and arrangement were exemplery. the resorts conference hall with iin house dinning was soo soo good.Good ambience' exemplery staff services'fantastic food'charoke and discoweregood rooms were clean and... More

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Madurai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

it was a wonderful stay forever for us. we stayed at floating cottage. we enjoyed the best food in this resort. we had Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast, the taste was awesome and we got a chance to met captain Chef he is very kind. all the staffs are so friendly. thanks for the wonderful hospitality. Benjamin&Elishba Madurai Tamilnadu.

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Words cannot describe the beauty of poovar island.Looks like , god gave a speacial attention whilst etching this place.I was here on 9th August 2014 and booked into to the flaoting cottage.To begin with, there is a 13 minute boat ride from the Poovar jetty to the resort.The boat ride has breath taking views on either sides.As you approach the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this place is amazing..Also, the property is very big & well maintained..rooms are good (can be improved still)..The staff are very co-operative & you can feel the warmth.. The evening events make you feel very refreshing.... However, please make sure that the beverage or food that you are ordering is available in the menu with price. Go... More

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Address: K.P. VII / 911 Pozhiyoor, Puvar 695 513, India
Location: India > Kerala > Puvar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Poovar Island Resort 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Poovar Island Hotel Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Hotel Poovar Island
Poovar Trivandrum
Poovar Island Resort Kerala/Puvar, India

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Enveloped in serene Kerala backwaters, flanked by the Arabian Sea on the East and the majestic towering Ghats to the West, opening out to the ocean and a dream golden beach, Poovar Island Resort is a tropical paradise. Swaying coconut palms, endless golden sands, the ultramarine of the ocean, emerald backwaters, crimson sunsets and lush green vegetation create a magical ambiance around you. It is the ideal remote getaway location for a quiet holiday in spectacular natural surroundings. You can choose between floating cottages and land cottages for accommodation and enjoy a boat cruise along the palm-fringed shores of bewitching backwaters.Poovar Island Resort has 78 cottages offering a range of accommodation options. 56 rooms can be used as triples. The bathrooms come equipped with Jacuzzis, bathtubs or rain showers. 48 rooms come with a hammock in the terrace.(78 rooms - 39 Land Cottages, 10 Ayurveda Land Cottages, 05 Superior Land Cottages, 08 Premium Cottages, 12 Floating Cottages & 04 Ayurveda Floating Cottages. ... more   less 
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