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Godsown Villa

Light House Road Near by Peacock Hotel, Kovalam 695521 India
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#4 of 43 small hotels in Kovalam
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Finding an ideal charming small hotel in Kovalam does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Godsown Villa, a nice option for travellers like you.

As your “home away from home,” the small hotel rooms offer air conditioning, and getting online is easy, with free wifi available.

Guests have access to 24 hour front desk, room service, and newspaper while staying at Godsown Villa. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests.

When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out Impresso Café & Restaurant, Harnos Cafe, and La Pizzeria, which are some Italian restaurants that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike.

Godsown Villa looks forward to welcoming you on your visit to Kovalam.

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Eesha wrote a review Mar 2024
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This was our second time staying at God's Own Villa. The beach is only 3 minutes away by walk. The lighthouse is at a walkable distance too. The food they offer is simply delicious- especially their breakfast menu- a must try! The staff is super friendly and everyone goes out of their way to make their guests' stay pleasant. The rooms were spacious and impeccably clean. I would highly recommend this property to people visiting Kovalam.
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Date of stay: March 2024
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Camper46067204347 wrote a review Feb 2024
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Nice hote and helpful staff, i recommend this hotel because it's very clean, sufficient parking area and close to the beach, homely food is very tasty and mouth watering . Fresh fish dishes we can get in here as per advance order, i really enjoyed my stay in here and this property highly recommended.
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Date of stay: February 2024
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Room Tip: Very good massage, excellent food, very good rate for money exchange, exllent Sightseeing...
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shaharsol wrote a review Oct 2022
Tel Aviv, Israel24 contributions2 helpful votes
Very nice and clean hotel in Kovalam. Very quiet although very close to the beach mayhem. A narrow path with some shops leads to the esplanade. The 5 stars review goes mostly to the very helpful and joyful team, and especially to Yeshraj the marketing manager who personally took me on quite a long night trip on a rainy night to an ATM I needed urgently.
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Date of stay: October 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Angie S wrote a review Jan 2020
Presteigne, United Kingdom2 contributions
Spent a couple of nights at Godsown Villa recently and was not disappointed. Myself and two friends shared a double room where an additional bed was provided at our request. The room and attached shower room were both spacious and very clean. Also with the room was a separate area that had a sink and could be used as a kitchen if needed. Nice balcony too! There’s a car park out back so you don’t have to stagger too far with cases. The beautiful, sandy, lighthouse beach is easily accessible a short walk through the narrow pedestrian lanes that are lined with small shops and places to get a massage, do yoga or get Ayurvedic treatments. There is plenty of choice in restaurants along the sea front - we used the German Bakery for breakfast and the ABC for dinner. Manager Shibu and Mahesh at the front desk were particularly helpful and made us feel very welcome. We were even invited to a free party\disco up on the large covered roof terrace one night. Possibly not everyone’s cup of tea and I was a little unsure what to expect but went along and had a lovely time - it felt very safe. I’d be very happy to stay there again. Thank you 🙏
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Date of stay: January 2020
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rosemitchell79 wrote a review Jan 2020
London9 contributions14 helpful votes
I came to Kovalam to do a yoga teacher training course and went to God's own villa for a night of Indian dancing that the manager Shibu had kindly invited me to. They are all so friendly at the hotel and when I saw how nice the rooms were I decided to stay for a few nights. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Very big beds and lovely linen. It is really nice having your own balcony thought they could be a bit more private. All the staff are very helpful and kind, I would like to specifically mention Mahesh the front desk manager who did everything in his power to make my stay comfortable. The hotel doesn't have a restaurant but it is very close to lots of local cafes and restaurants and to the beach which has restaurants and cafes all along it. I can really recommend the Kerala Cafe which is painted blue and just down a small lane near the hotel or ABC cafe on the beachfront. If you want to order food the front desk will bring to your room. It would be great if they could add kettles to the rooms to make tea and coffee, though I am sure if you asked for a kettle they would supply one
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Игорь Ж wrote a review Dec 2019
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Very lovely place to stay. All conveniences, tv, air conditioning, private balcony and bathroom. Two beautiful halls on the roof for yoga exercises or trainings. Very friendly personal. The only drawback is that there is no mixer for cold and hot water. I had to use a bucket and a mug. I would definitely recommend this place.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Olga wrote a review Nov 2019
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202. This is place significant to me, i come first time to the training of Dmitry Trotsky and realize there no better place than Gods Own Villa. staff are so pleased, and place suit for silent meditation and change your life to better way. Its place where God give you a life direction and bless you to big achievements.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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mahitraveler121 wrote a review Nov 2019
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good rooms friendly staffs and beautiful location just 100 meter distance from beach You can start your day with yoga, jogging or a swim, followed by a healthy South Indian breakfast with lots of local fresh fruit. The days can be quite warm, so you can either enjoy the beach under an umbrella or if you decide to go to an excursion, you will be happy to get back to this oasis of calm and enjoy a fresh juice, tea or a local coffee on the roof top. There is a very good ayurvedic clinic just next door where experts can advise you a specific treatment if you have health or weight issues. If you do not have specific issues, you can just enjoy relaxing or shooting massages done with local organic oils and herbs. In the evening you can benefit from the sea breeze and the sunset on the roof top or go out to one of the beach restaurants where you will have a wide choice of fresh seafood. I could carry on writing more about this beautiful place, but I thing the best way is to experience yourself the beauty and calm of the Godsown Villa.
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Date of stay: October 2019
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Room Tip: Rooms are quieter corner suites are large and sunny Higher floors have less A/C unit noise
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Eva R wrote a review Jul 2019
Zurich, Switzerland150 contributions22 helpful votes
I spent 3 weeks in this new and modern family-owned hotel and I can't wait to go back. Everything is perfect: the location, the owners, the staff. They all go an extra mile to make your holidays unforgettable. The rooms are clean, spacious and very well-thought: you can install a kitchen if you wish to cook yourself. All rooms have a big balcony where you can relax under the shadow of the surrounding palm trees after a long and warm day on the beach. The beach is only 200 m away. There are restaurants and cafés nearby, you will not need a car to get around, Nevertheless, if you want to discover the area by car, they are happy to help you organise the trip. Kerala in general is one of the best places in the world if you want to take care of your health: prevent, relax or getting back into shape. You can start your day with yoga, jogging or a swim, followed by a healthy South Indian breakfast with lots of local fresh fruit. The days can be quite warm, so you can either enjoy the beach under an umbrella or if you decide to go to an excursion, you will be happy to get back to this oasis of calm and enjoy a fresh juice, tea or a local coffee on the roof top. There is a very good ayurvedic clinic just next door where experts can advise you a specific treatment if you have health or weight issues. If you do not have specific issues, you can just enjoy relaxing or shooting massages done with local organic oils and herbs. In the evening you can benefit from the sea breeze and the sunset on the roof top or go out to one of the beach restaurants where you will have a wide choice of fresh seafood. I could carry on writing more about this beautiful place, but I thing the best way is to experience yourself the beauty and calm of the Godsown Villa.
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Date of stay: January 2019
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dhanyaps wrote a review Jun 2019
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India3 contributions
It's a new and well maintained one.Staff are very friendly,always helpful and pleasant .It's near to the beach nearly 50 meters .Calm and quiet atmosphere homely feeling too.There is a nice garden too.It was a nice experience.
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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₹1,254 - ₹2,508 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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IndiaKeralaThiruvananthapuram DistrictKovalam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Godsown Villa
Which popular attractions are close to Godsown Villa?
Nearby attractions include Vizhinjam Lighthouse (0.3 km), Lighthouse Beach (0.2 km), and Kovalam Beach (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Godsown Villa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and airport transportation.
Is parking available at Godsown Villa?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Godsown Villa?
Conveniently located restaurants include Anithas Bistro & Cafe, Banana Leaf Restaurant Kovalam, and Malabar Cafe.
Does Godsown Villa have airport transportation?
Yes, Godsown Villa offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Godsown Villa located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.2 km away from the centre of Kovalam.
Are any cleaning services offered at Godsown Villa?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Godsown Villa?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Kanakakunnu Palace (15.3 km).