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Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom

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Doha, Qatar
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great Staff, Well maintained property, Very good location. The food was great though a bit over priced. Pool was just basic. Good for a family outing as there are a lot of activities for small kids & the complimentary boat ride to the Vembanad lake was good.

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Hosur, India
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very good hotel for relaxing Food is not very satisfactory due to lack of spices liked by south indians. Very comfortable rooms and very pleasant staff , very =courteous, very friendly and they all convey a feeling of being a part of you

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A wonderful and quiet place to stay and relax. We had booked the villa with pool and it was more than our expectations. Food was really awesome. I would suggest this place if you want to take a break and be away from the hustle bustle of your city and just relax.

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice resort with activities. However other activities like houseboat cruise and ayurveda massage can be sourced from outside so as not only to get a cheaper deal but also interact with the locals. Secluded rooms are nice with privacy. Logoon side rooms best.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good property. A nice place to relax and chill out with family for a couple of days. A complementary boat ride and the beautiful lake side view gives you a wonderful experience of Kerala. The serene calm atmosphere surrounding the area is a treat to experience. The cuisine was good on certain days..but the traditional Kerala cuisine available should be... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time, very nice room - we had one of the cottages facing the lagoon. Mr Noel, although slightly creepy cause of his villain-like smile, was helpful and accommodating, allowing us to check in earlier. Most of the property is well maintained apart from the pool which was disappointing. The food, although overpriced was good. The breakfast spread... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I liked the way they have blended nature with modern luxury. Rowing inside the resort was an added bonus. Kids loved the private pool in the cottage. It was very well maintained and had a jacuzzi too. Great staff as always in Taj.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dear Jayanta, It was a wonderful vacation at Taj Kumarakom & the time well spent. You have a fabulous set of staff and a very good property. We enjoyed your hospitality and recall this statement "Wah TAJ"! Thank you again for your courtesy & hospitality! Regards, Arun RAO

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Liberty Township, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend two days at the Taj in Kumarakom, wonderful stay! Room rates reasonable for 5 star like hotel. Beautiful property on the banks of Vembanad Lake, backwaters and views are spectacular! The rooms are spotless and very spacious. Food little pricey, but good! The staff went out of their way to accomodate our needs, would recommend.

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

Recommend place to stay in kumarakom. Rooms are luxurious , the hospitality is excellent . Food worthy of the awesome view, A great experience all in all. Evening complimentary boat ride and a Bharat Natyam performance was a definite plus

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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kumarakom is a popular tourist destination in the Kottayam district of Kerala. Located on the picturesque Vembanad Lake, Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom, Kerala, is a 30-minute drive from the Kottayam railway station or an hour's drive from Cochin city. Kerala's backwaters surround the 140-year old colonial bungalow which houses this resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom

Address: 1/404 Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686563, India (Formerly Taj Garden Retreat)
Location: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range: $100 - $314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom 5*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Vivanta By Taj - Kumarakom Hotel Kumarakom
Taj Garden Retreat Hotel Kumarakom
Kumarakom Taj Garden Retreat
Vivanta By Taj - Kumarakom Kerala
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Kumarakom
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kumarakom
#3 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kumarakom
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