We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (114)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea rock”(4 reviews)
“taxi stand”(3 reviews)
“clean water”(7 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Opposite Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam, India
Reviews (341)
Filter reviews
317 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sea rock taxi stand clean water seafood speed boat be careful blue water coconut trees life guards lots of restaurants light house sea view waves beach shore evening chanting
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 317 reviews
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

Thank Shettu
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is very small and beautiful beach. This beach is in Kovalam. This beach is next to lighthouse beach. You can take safe bath here. Water is very clean

Thank nkadagarwal
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Hawa beach is a little stretch right next to lighthouse beach. It has a sea view point jutting into the ocean. One can access all the facilities of the lighthouse beach from here ( restaurants, cafes, lighthouse visit etc) Since it is difficult to find...More

Thank SharadSud-Gurgaon
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This beach very good light house near the beach .many rocks on the beach .just.only Twelve K. M. Thiruvanandhapuram

Thank Aneesh A
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Near Kovalm Bus stop and next to light house beach, Hawa Beach is situated.This as a long walk beach with clean blue water. In earlier days top less tourists were found here, but it is not allowed any more. Still it is popular among young...More

1  Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This was just in front of our hotel and a very nice place to spend time at. Mostly of foreigners, a walk able distance to lighthouse. It gets very hot during noon. Lots of sea food restaurants are at the banks.

Thank Smitha201710
Reviewed 28 May 2018

it is next to kovalam beach , infront of light house ... usually crowd goes to kovalam beach first and they stay there ... i will say go to light house first then hawa beach then rocks from where u can see gud sunset view...More

Thank amitsinghal1986
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect waves. Pretty clean. Very good restaurants serving great food. Picture postcard perfect due to the lighthouse and fishing boats at opposite ends. Greenery all around.

Thank DParthdeepsingh
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This is one of the beautiful beach in Kovalam. This beach is next to Lighthouse beach. Beach is small but beautiful.

Thank advance1984
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This beach is fab but if you want to eat or sunbathe in peace, go somewhere else! Trying to eat lunch at the Searock, we were pestered by someone trying to sell to us about half a dozen times at least. Dozens of vendors accosted...More

Thank joobags12345
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 59 nearby hotels
Turtle On The Beach
1,216 reviews
.14 km away
Searock Beach Resort
118 reviews
.26 km away
Hotel Jasmine Palace Kovalm
268 reviews
.27 km away
Hotel Sea Face
120 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 73 nearby restaurants
The Tides
155 reviews
.55 km away
Swiss Cafe
205 reviews
.40 km away
Lonely Planet
190 reviews
.50 km away
Rock Cafe
79 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Lighthouse Beach
1,478 reviews
.62 km away
Kovalam Beach
1,481 reviews
.56 km away
Kollam Beach
322 reviews
.64 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
10 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from RajeshS2942 | 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