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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well located, maintained and beautiful view and great experiences.. Great things: 1. Boat ride to the resort as this is on an island. It is one beautiful part of the deal ! 2. Surrounded by clean, peaceful water and a viewing tower (although nothing dramatic about this tower..just one story climb!) 3. Old style traditional house feel to the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful property. It is tiny island where the lake meets the river. Peaceful. Lovely cottages. The staff is friendly. There is a tower, that is an excellent view point. Breezy as hell. An excellent place to stay as a couple or with a group.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

The hotel premise is very calm and clean. It's in an island and we have to reach there by boat. The rooms were very good all in Kerala style architecture with good verandah. The food was also awesome except pigeons moving here and there in the restaurant. The hotel premise looked very beautiful with hammocks and a huge bell in... More 

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SubhashCBose, Corp.General manager at Soma Kerala Palace, responded to this review

Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thank you very much for your stay at Soma Kerala Palace and sharing your detailed feedback. Please be assured that the resorts will also be of exceptional service to friends and relatives that you recommend for a health holiday. Team Soma Group is looking forward to sever you again at our Resorts. Warm regards Subhash... More 

Bhopal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

The hotel is an island in itself. It is a heritage property.. hence no room services. But rest all the amenities are available. World famous Kerala Massage and other Ayurvedic treatments are very cheap here. Property is an ideal get away from the hussle and bussle of the city life. The food is awesome. Having your meals surrounded by water... More 

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SubhashCBose, Corp.General Manager at Soma Kerala Palace, responded to this review

Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thank you very much for your stay at Soma Kerala Palace and sharing your detailed feedback. Please be assured that the resorts will also be of exceptional service to friends and relatives that you recommend for a health holiday. Team Soma Group is looking forward to sever you again at our Resorts. Warm regards Subhash... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We experienced the real excitement of our trip as we boarded into the boat to reach at the hotel. It was around 15 mins mesmerizing trip. Lovely well come drink with an efficient check-in hardly took few mins for us to reach at the Maharaja Suite. The real attraction of this hotel is its traditional looking accommodation and very extensive... More 

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SubhashCBose, Corp.General Manage at Soma Kerala Palace, responded to this review

Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thank you very much for your stay at Soma Kerala Palace and sharing your detailed feedback. Please be assured that the resorts will also be of exceptional service to friends and relatives that you recommend for a health holiday. Team Soma Group is looking forward to sever you again at our Resorts. Warm regards Subhash... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

One need to go by boat to reach this hotel. Boat service was fabulous. Check in was easy. I got a upgrade in room. Property is surrounded by vembanad lake. Very cool environment. We enjoyed our stay. We also took a boat ride of lake by paying Rs.500 but was worth it. I recommend this place to family travellers.

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SubhashCBose, Corp General Manager at Soma Kerala Palace, responded to this review

Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thank you very much for your stay at Soma Kerala Palace and sharing your detailed feedback. Please be assured that the resorts will also be of exceptional service to friends and relatives that you recommend for a health holiday. Team Soma Group is looking forward to sever you again at our Resorts. Warm regards Subhash... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have leisure for day or two. Welcome to this place is excellent with style of having garland on your neck. This is paradise for bird lovers. Nice rooms.you can enjoy taste of good south indian food. Staff service unquestionable.

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Mohali, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Had a stay there with all of my colleagues. Great hotel, with awesome view and ambiance. Staff was also nice and cooperative, specially the manager Mr. Joshua. :) I would suggest to have a stay here and then you will definitely suggest the same to others.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

I am really upset with the wrong combination of such an excellent property, breath-taking location and poor service. I cant say the service is bad, but clearly those boys are clueless. They lack professionalism and hospitality (and proper training ?) I was staying with some VIPs from India and abroad. all of them were really not happy about the service.... More 

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SubhashCBose, Corp.General Manager at Soma Kerala Palace, responded to this review

Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! We are very sorry to note you feedback. Please note that without any details or name we were not able to trace your stay at our resort. We do note have any stay even as per your description. We are running the best Ayurveda resorts in Kerala last 30 years. We are very positive with... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

It's sad that such a lovely hotel is let down by poor service and and average food. We had a room at the side that was very dark and unwelcoming. The wifi was non existent and and the staff not particularly helpful. When we came to leave we had to pay cash as the. card machine was not working. Luckily... More 

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SubhashCBose, Corp.General Manager at Soma Kerala Palace, responded to this review

Dear Katie, Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thank you very much for your stay at Soma Kerala palace. We are very sorry for the inconvenience caused to you during your stay at the resort. Our immediate attention is in place to give more attention to the area that you mentioned. Please be assured that the resorts will also be of... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
What makes Soma Kerala Palace different from other holiday resorts is its ancient architecture which is recreated using master pieces, about 250 years old, disbanded from their actual site. Classical art forms such as Koodiyattom, Thulall and Padayani, performed by veterans of the art, form a part of the Kalaa Sandhya (Cultural Evening) which was once a means of entertainment for the royalty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Soma Kerala Palace

Address: North Kumarakom, Chempu 686615, India
Location: India > Kerala > Chempu
Price Range: $30 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Soma Kerala Palace 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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