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You can view mesmerizing sun set and waves splashing hitting the rocks. Clean beach lined with restaurants to enjoy dinner.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Devarajan V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good places to go in kovalam.. Many shops near by beach for shopping and food. Easily reachable from taxi and auto.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PriyaG506
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a great and lovely hotel. I love and respect all the staff and may God give them all a very special reward for providing and entertaining the guests in a friendly and cordial way. Thanks

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Fitnessmaster999
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beach is beautiful with a Wide Shore where people can enjoy the tides and can even bath. You'll find restaurants nearby. Leela Palace (5 Star Hotel) is at walking distance from here. Must visit beach..

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gaurav_Mystique
Reviewed 5 days ago

The approach has a bit of walking to do and there needs to be a road for cars to approach nearer to the beach.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mathew59
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Kovalam is a very good beach last week me and my wife visited this beach this time very good climate we take very good photography ok thank you

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SajuGoldenRock
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beach was bit crowded. There is an opportunity to improve the services including restrooms. Boat ride was good though expensive. No shacks as such. No words to describe the sunset!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sreekanthaswamy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were disappointed by the beach next to The Leela Raviz. It was dirty and plastic trash was around. There was a huge religious structure on the beach close by. The speedboats which took us out into the water were great.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Meeveejee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the rare tourist beaches in trivandrum. Officiqlly monitored. Nice restaurants, clean and rents available. Too many people want to sell something.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 362matthiass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

its a nice beach and relatively neat and clean but definately could be more cleaner than current state

Date of experience: March 2019
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Michael S
9 September 2018|
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Response from mubashirhaseen | Reviewed this property |
Honestly its a waste of time to go there in kovalam beach i have been there in MAY the beach very very unhygienic i recommend to you go VARKALA BEACH instead of kovalam beach
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Pravesh j
19 April 2018|
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Response from feezaj | Reviewed this property |
Think it should be okay. The rainy months, I understand, are June, July, August.. enjoy!!
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Freoroamers
9 March 2018|
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Response from ShadatShahin | Reviewed this property |
Take a taxi / three wheeler- within thirty/ forty minutes you can reach the beach from airport.
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