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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Take three days leave and visit kanyakumari. First day at kanyakumari vist vivekaanda rock Gandhi memorial kanyakumari temple etc,. Second day hire a vehicle go to suchindram temple Thiruparappu falls, padmanabhapuram palace muttam bridge thakkalai ad return to kanyakumari Third day do shopping and enjoy...More

2  Thank P_Murali
Reviewed May 2, 2017

This is a really nice and great place if you want to focus and be at peace. great beach, awesome view of sun rise. Words cannot express the beauty, the Vivekananda rock stands their in its glory and lovely sunrise . Ignore the hawkers and...More

3  Thank wanderer n
Reviewed April 19, 2017

We stayed here for two days in two different rooms. Day1: As we were to arrive late we had chosen AC double room, which turned out to be a disaster as the AC was not working. The room was old and needed maintainance. Day2: We...More

2  Thank Nilesh D
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Location: Lodge is inside the Vivekanand Kedra. Great place. Plenty of green surrounding. There are various staying options. For this you have to book online. Cottages are best places to stay. Other staying options are AC/non AC double/triple rooms and dormitories. We stayed in AC...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2017

The campus is huge and beautiful. I had stayed in the cottage which is a lovely private bunglow only from the outside. Inside while the bed and other furniture is ok, the bathroom are old and horrible. It old and hasnt been done in decades....More

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December 27, 2016|
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Response from pranabandhu93 | Reviewed this property |
Beaches are walkable from this place.
Rakesh S
August 8, 2016|
Response from SriramAjmer | Reviewed this property |
I agree. The sheets were not clean and the bus service cannot be relied upon. I cannot comment on the menu as we did not avail the service.
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"All are good"
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"carry some mosquito repellants if going in monsoon. AC rooms are needed only in summer otherwise normal rooms..."
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"Only go for the Cottages"
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"Get cottage or tripple/double AC rooms"
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