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    Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom

    1/404 Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686563, India
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    • Excellent69%
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    Reviewed July 18, 2014

    A brief summary before I go into more detail: Poorly trained staff Poor food which is also overpriced Staff used my credit card details on an unrelated transaction without asking me Outdated decor/rooms I have had some time to consider my stay her in its...More

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    Reviewed July 12, 2014

    Taj Kumarakom is a must visit if you are visiting in Kerala. This is one of the best properties I have ever visited with wonderful location. The resort is very large and excellently maintained with lot of activities. Rooms and Villas are very spacious and...More

    Thank ghai_anuj86
    Reviewed July 12, 2014

    This is a fabulous resort about an hour and a half outside Koch. It's like a heritage site, with fantastic rooms near a pond, rubber trees and leading to the backwaters. The service is first class, food is fantastic as well. The surroundings are exotic...More

    Thank Gidoctor
    Reviewed July 12, 2014

    EvErything was so good we wished we had more time to spend. Room had old world beauty. Man made water reservoir was beautifully lighted with lamps n diyas. Amazing evenings with cultural event. Activities galore from Cycles to pottery, feeding swans to rabbits, there was...More

    Thank BAhuja
    Reviewed July 11, 2014

    We stayed at Taj Kumarakom on our visit to Kerela this June 2014 for 2 Nights and 3 Days. It was a wonderful experience. Rooms were well kept...expected at Taj.....Food was just Awesome, the Staff was also very helpful. Would love to comeback with the...More

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    • Kottayam District >
    • Kumarakom
    • Also Known As
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    Resmi S
    July 24, 2017|
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    Response from sanjays783 | Reviewed this property |
    But don't go to Taj Vivanta Kumarkom bad rooms and service
    May 26, 2017|
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    Response from Rashnarayan | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, All rooms are on the ground floor overlooking the lake which is in the centre. It is best for you to inform the hotel and the management that you are travelling with children. It is also advisable to check in at 2pm... More
    May 1, 2017|
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    Response from purplejane48 | Reviewed this property |
    I have stayed at both Hotels and much prefer the Taj, they are both on the lake but the Taj Kumarakom Hotel in my view is the better of the two. I have stayed in the Lagoon view rooms which are bungalows which look out onto... More
    Room Tips
    "It's a large, lush property with strategically built cottages. You can't go wrong with any of them."
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    "Rooms away from the property ! (Yes, go there after renovation and improvements suggested)"
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    "There are heritage rooms which are very huge and are recommend, unless you want a separate cottage, pond..."
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    "The Villas on the Lotus Pond are the best - quite a long walk from the restaurant, but there is always a..."
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