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Alarek villa-front view of property,quite location,but within walking distance of everything !
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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23 reviews
Alarek villa-front view of property,quite location,but within walking distance of everything !
Front view of villa,  tiled garden ,with table chairs & umbrella
Lounge, bright &; airy, flat T.V, wall lights,
 WI-FI, side tables.
Newly decorated beautiful wet room ,hot water, W.C,2 entrances
newly decorated bathroom, with hot & cold water
Back garden ,tropical flowers,well
Terrace roof to chill out on-free for all to relax-also yoga classes for those who would like .
Roof garden for you to enjoy and relax ,beautiful views,
Roof garden for you to enjoy, relax, read a book,or just sunbathe
Yoga lessons on our roof,for the young ,not so young,beginners & the more eperenced !
Sandy beach, a 10 minute walk through a coconut grove from the villa or cottage-beautiful !!
Poova back waters-20 mins ride away,rent your own boat for 1/2 hours,bird watching ,and wild life
Bath time at the elephant sanctuary-1 hour 15 mins away,wash & feed these magnificent creatures
Floating resturant at Poova-watch sun set while you dine
Kingfisher just caught his supper.
Munnar ,tea plantation-2 day trip-the highest town in Kerala,the heart of tea country
Kanniyakumari-(lands end) a holy place where the 3 seas meet-2-1/2 hour trip
Samudra beach,,very quiet ,a short rickshaw ride away,or a 15 min walk from Alarek
Light House beach-Watch the local fishermen-everyday,chanting,as they pull their catch in
Somatherum Beach,20 mins away in a rickshaw,fabulous beach !
Vailani Lake,full of lotus flowers.10 min ride away.
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Villa -
2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala
This is a very spacious apartment, clean , modern,and very comfortable, its self contained , you have your own garden and furniture,also a terrace/roof garden to chill out,it is set in a quite road, surrounded by tropical flora,and coconut trees,if your looking for a relaxed holiday, this is the one for you ,we can arrange tours,trips & shopping expeditions,yoga ,massage & Ayuvida treatments can be arranged on the property,taxis and rickshaws are in abundance ,but if you like walking,there are plenty of beautiful places to stroll of to ,& also a bird watches paradise .Beaches, supermarkets,banks,ATM, chemists , restaurants, (veg & non veg) ,gift & jewellery shops all within walking distance, you will find Kovalam a very tourist friendly resort,with loads to see and do, or if you wish ,just sunbath on one of our glor... Read more
About the Owner, Angie H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 29 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL221860
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Les H
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

What a great time we had!Three weeks of bliss.With lots of interesting and enjoyable trips out with" Kuinny" or driver looking after all our needs.35 degrees every day ,close and easy access to the sea/beach ,many wonderful bars and restaurants we hardly had time to do all the things we did.Angela and Den were the perfect Hosts, always available to...

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Management response:

Thank you for your review,so nice to have met you both your son & his partner,its so rewarding when guests enjoy their stay with us, You will always be welcome back, ,take care Angie Den & the gang .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2017 for a stay in January 2017
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Angie and Den were great and there to help you with anything. The villa was very clean and roomy. Kuinny , well what can we say, his driving was amazing, felt really safe. Great location, lovely walk to the beach.if we go again we will certainly think of stopping here again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

This is the third time my husband and I have stayed at Alarek Villa. The greeting we get on our arrival always makes us feel so welcome. The villa is beautifully decorated and very clean and comfortable, kept so by Fassenda, the maid. Laundry is looked after by Shagondela a d Kuinny makes sure we have everything we need. Close...

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Thank you so much for your most welcome feedback, much appreciated, it was so nice to see you both again,you will always be welcome at "alarek". Maybe pop in to see us when you are visiting you daughter in sevenoaks .kindest of thoughts,Angie Den & the gang.

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
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Dates Min stay Per week Per month
Default 7 nights
$378
£290
$1,313
£1,008
Apr 1, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
LOW SEASON
7 nights
$313
£240
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
No additional costs,-- electric ,gas, maid , complementarity food pack,all included,
Only pick up from the airport (£6.00 ).
We can offer a discount on booking for over a month.
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About the neighborhood
With every thing on your doorstep,an abundance of restaurants & gift shops, rickshaws & taxis available at reasonable prices ,there are - Ayurveda treatments,- massage,- beauty parlours, dental practice, and opticians, all at very competitive prices to suit every ones pocket. <BR>Loads of beaches to choose from, quite ,or ones with more going on,or if you wish you can use one of the hotels pools at a small cost.-loads of restaurants serving" catch of the day ", also vegetarian & vegan .<BR>If your into walking,there are plenty of scenic routes for you to travel.<BR>Always festival of some sorts going on ,whether it be elephants,Temples,or fire walking .<BR>Or if you would rather sit and sunbath, & relax , the choice is yours.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Trivandrum International: 6.2 mi
Railway: Trivandrum: 8.7 mi
On any International airline to" Trivandrum International Airport"-,if already in India,by train to Trivandrum,by air-Domestic air line to Trivandrum, If coming from an European country you will most properly have a short 1 stop over at an Arabic country , we find Emirates,Qatar,& Ethihad the best airlines .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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