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Beach Opposite to Lighthouse beach

A beach with the number of shacks where you can spend quality of time and can Surf in Sea. Good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Over crowded but picturesque

Though its one the most picturesque beach but was overcrowded with no place where you can sit and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Patiala, India
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Opposite Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam, India
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Reviewed yesterday

Small beach looking on to the Arabian Sea. While the beach is ok there is not much activity going on.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Pradeep S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hawa beach is not my favourite but it has all facilities, fruit, sunbeds, speedboats and restaurants. handy for taxis and tuk tuks.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank hopkinstownboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beach with the number of shacks where you can spend quality of time and can Surf in Sea. Good beach for Swimming.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pankajdhingra12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though its one the most picturesque beach but was overcrowded with no place where you can sit and relax. I would rate it high only because of its scenic beauty but it lacks cleanliness.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kanwarjot
Reviewed 11 February 2019

We went there for an afternoon and watched the sunset from there. It was more crowded, mostly with locals, making it not so clean and a lesser attractive one than Lighthouse beach.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wriddhibagchi
Reviewed 20 January 2019

A good beach in Kovalam in a picturesque natural setting. Ideal for week-ends or for stay-and-visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SPillai
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Visited more than 3 times loved the beach sounds of shore drive me to heaven beach restaurant provide fresh fish lovely place

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank earth_traveler189432
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Neat and clean friendly beach with good foods available all around day n night . Very safe for all ages and time

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank aneshbhaskaran
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Kovalam is a small beach town located 16 km from Thiruvananthapuram city, the capital of Kerala. It's a magnificent beach supported by sharply mounting headlands and enclosed by fertile coconut palms. It offers the best facilities to its beach lovers like swimming, Ayurvedic massages, sunbathing,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Shreeeeyas
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I liked this beach. Unlike Goa beaches, Kovalam beaches are black Sandy ones and are comparatively smaller. I visited in the month of August. There was a life guard who whistles everytime anyone goes near the high waves or tries to risk his life. You...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shettu
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Response from RajeshS26 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on where you are staying. If you are staying at Kovalam it’s all just walking distance. At a 90 degree right turn, just before you reach the Hotel Leela junction is where you need to take a Left turn and the road... More