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Vivanta by Taj Bekal

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a very good stay at Vivanta Bekal .Its a perfect stay for a short Getaway. I would suggest a maximum of 2 nights .You can just chill by the backwaters or by the beach . Very clean and well maintained. Only thing was, when they say room is backwater facing, its actually not so close to backwaters....you cant...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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One and half hour drive from mangalore, calm and peaceful , surrounded by backwaters and lush greenery. Nice property , ever pleasing staff . Plunge pool was great. The sea always look rough. Perfect place to relax. Special thanks for the cake that was arranged for wife's b'day. No complaints here but the room we stayed needs renovation. Adding few...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Warm welcome with a very good room and an excellent view of the lake. We were refreshed and excited to try some sports like peddle boat.Spa is good but nothing is complimentary except the steam and sauna which is a good experience. The bartender of Ivory bar ,Roshan treated us with excellent hospitality and beautiful cocktails. He can make you...

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Mumbai, India
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Taj Bekal , an excellent property of the group, excellent holiday destination for those who wants a complete relax holiday. The entire team at this hotel makes your stay unbelievably comfortable. Large rooms, excellent room service, excellent north Indian , south Indian and continental food , Excellent Spa team makes holiday a special one, and memorable.

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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent 3 days at this lovely gem of a property earlier this week. It was a fabulous experience - the hospitality, service, view, food, activities and spa. Nestled between a mini backwater and a private beach, this resort offers something for everyone. We spent a memorable times on the moonlit backwater rafting experience, dining by the pool, fishing, trying a...

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GauravMiglani, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Bekal, responded to this review

Dear ShivsinMumbai, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to...

Mangalore, India
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a truly amazing property spread over 16 acres. From the moment you check in you are treated like royalty. We booked the Superior Charm rooms with access to the gardens. The rooms are spacious and inviting. Lots of activities within the property to keep you occupied.

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GauravMiglani, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Bekal, responded to this review

Dear MenezesDani, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to...

Reviewed 1 week ago

The best service. Amazing food. Personal lookout to every detail. Our son fell sick and had 100% support of the staff, from medical need to food all taken care of. Kids willl have fun with all day long activities Amazing...special thanks to the manager, Mr. Gaurav for all his concern and special assistance during the stay HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

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GauravMiglani, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Bekal, responded to this review

Dear Vinay J, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stay was excellent. Service was absolutely impeccable. Staff was always on their feet and we got more than we wanted. We were pampered in all aspects. Food, stay amidst the beautiful natural surroundings. Beach on one side and backwaters on the other. Food spread was good. One suggestion would be to include more of kerala cuisine which we would have...

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Dear Sharath S, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure...

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly a "Wah Taj" experience in all aspects, be it hospitality, amenities, room service, quality of stay, room decor, passenger comfort.......etc etc. The overall experience was amazing and blissful entirely due to the efforts of the very sincere and enthusiastic team , ably led by Gaurav. One very important thing to mention was the very prompt in-room dining service, which...

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Dear yeda420, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the property for the last three nights with two young kids. On our final dinner we decided to eat an early dinner at Latitude their 24 hour coffee shop. It ended up being the most horrific and painful experience. Both kids ordered a soup and then the main from the Italian menu and my husband and I ordered...

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GauravMiglani, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Bekal, responded to this review

Dear Prerna S, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share your feedback regarding your stay. I am glad that i got an opportunity to meet with you at the time departure and was able to get this feedback also directly from you. Please do accept my most sincere apologies for the unpleasant dining experience that...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Vivanta by Taj Bekal

Address: Kappil Beach, Bekal 671319, India
Region: India > Kerala > Bekal
Price Range: ₹ 8,459 - ₹ 24,217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Vivanta by Taj Bekal 5*
Number of rooms: 71
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“Ask for a room at a higher level to make the best of the swing in the verandah”
 of 5 bubbles ShivsinMumbai, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Please choose the one with backwaters behind the room.”
 of 5 bubbles 469sharaths, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The premium indulgence villas are the best - worth the charges”
 of 5 bubbles yeda420, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Plunge pool villa”
 of 5 bubbles Arun_Soman, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for a pool villa where the sun comes over the pool.”
  • spacious bathrooms
  • the villa patio
  • swing bed at night
  • pool at our villa
  • the pool villa with open air bathtub and sower.
  • lamps need replacement in the villas.
  • pool at night
  • lovely spacious suites
 of 5 bubbles afshan78, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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