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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I was stayed in that bloody resort from 6/10/2014 to 7/10/2014, really i had mirracle experince, that is not a beach resort it was situated near light house beach inside of gully area, we could't find through GPS, it was situated in gully area very difficult to reach that hotel and rooms also not good it is coming dirty smell... More 

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1 Thank prashanthadv77
New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is the worst hotel expericen in my 20 years travaling. It is very dificult to reach to hotel. staff does not understand any other language insted of local. No wifi, No internate. No room service. No intercom. If you will order something , it will come after 1 hour or will not. Once you booked , there is no... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Strictly, not to go with a name of the resort or its pic on its website. very poor property with very poor location. Also, its very difficult way to reach property as the way to reach is nonlikeable. No wifi, no intercom, no proper staff, need to rush to hotel reception for any room service, no working Television, very bad... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

we only stayed for a day. The hotel is located on a very good location however the way to the hotel is slight nonlikeable. Its a very thin unattractive way which leeds you to the resort. however when you enters the resort its quite cool. Since we visited the hotel when there were only 4 guest staying therefore the hotel... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Booked a room for 3 weeks. We also rang 2 days before check to confirm the reservation. We were shocked when the person at the check in desk said there is no room available for 2 nights! We we're taken to a hotel nearby and the room didn't have ac (we reserved an ac delux room) or any blankets and... More 

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Wanted to stay near kovalam beach so booked this resort. Had an ok experience. The resort looks new. We were put up on the second floor, which looks newly done. Shiny tiles, smell of fresh paint on few doors and a perfectly working bathroom upped the pleasantness of the stay. The swimming pool is the highlight of the resort according... More 

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Rajkot
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We stay recently , we feel not good here , No Entertainment , NO TV , NO Hot water ,NO LIFT for 2nd Floor , Not Good Location, Beach , market all are 15 min walking distance. But Staff & Service is Good.,Swimming Pool is well maintained , FOOD IS Below Average , only 4-5 people try to provide service... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I’m a frequent traveler, and when ever I visit kovalam my place to stay is at golden sands I feel like I’m at my own home and this is really a home away from home. It is really worth for the money you spend , they provide wonderful services. I could see lot of satisfied customer and happy face there.... More 

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1 Thank Sam_jhons
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

"A home away from home" is what I felt when I spend my Pooja Holidays with my wife and my 2 kids at 'Golden Sands Beach Resort'. Its true that we had to walk a bit from road and beach,but it gave a different experience as it was full of greenery and no vehicles to pollute the air.It was a... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

There is NO approach road to this hotel, 3ft walk way next to 4ft deep open drianage, dogs and drunken people is dangerous with kids, ladies and elders. Reception guy was very un-polite and kept arguing that my booking which was changed from non AC to AC And have confirmation emails from both makemytrip and hotel is not changed and... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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Additional Information about Golden Sands

Address: Light House Beach | Thiruvananthapuram, Kovalam 695521, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: $25 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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Golden Sands Kovalam, Kerala
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#16 Spa Hotel in Kovalam
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