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Dehradun, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Place, Refreshing Ambiance, and Excellent Staff. Thank you Soma Kerala Palace for making stay comfortable. Though I’m not so brave with Lizards and that is the only which bothered me whole night as there was Lizard right on the top of my Ceiling and it scared the hell out me. But it’s understood why they are there so no... More 

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bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed on 15th August, 2016. This is one of the best hotel/resort I found during my Kerala trip. I would suggest to go for it when you are returning from Thekkady. Pros : 1) Awesome location. 2) Nice food (Very much expensive but taste & quantity is good) 3) Kids friendly - if you are having kids they are gonna... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome location. Very beautiful and calm surroundings. Rooms: The rooms have very good ambience with lot of wooden furnishings. Some might find the lighting too less. One major problem is all the noise from one floor can be heard from another floor. Since we had booked the whole villa, it wasn't much of a problem for us. The staircase from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an amazing and very accommodating stay at the resort. The staff there are very helpful. From the boat man to the manager. Perfect breakfast menu, not too much nor too little. Rooms could use a bit of an automated hot water system. Felt bad for the guy who had to walk up and down with buckets All in, a... More 

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India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

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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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 

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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 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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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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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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  • Restaurant
  • 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 - $80 (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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