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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Soma Palmshore Beach Resort

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Soma Palmshore Beach Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

454 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 410: English reviews
Start your review of Soma Palmshore Beach Resort
 Click to rate
Indore, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a stay in this Resort during my first visit to Kerala from 21-23 March 2017. Reception was warm and they took care of the luggage that we were carrying. Don't remember the name of girl who escorted us to the room but she was very polite and given a brief of the hotel amenities, rules regulations etc. Property is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank coolkidindore
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked into the Soma Palmshore by our tour agency, and, as was often the case, we got a superior room. The hotel is mostly a rather ordinary tourist hotel built on a steep slope down to a private beach. But we were given the cottage, which sits off by itself half way down the slope, far from everything....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jim N
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though i hated the experience- i would start with whats good about the hotel- little old but nice property on 'private small beach'. Book a cottage as rooms are not worth the price. Staffs are very good and polite.Food very average am a big fan of Kerala cuisine but the food taste very ordinary for Indian/Kerala cuisine. 5 mins walk...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Arpita R
Ramat Hasharon, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived to the hotel converting the back water boat which was very nice and tasty food ,but enough for one day ( no more), we expected nothing and it was just beautiful place facing the lake water, Lovely gardens, good stuff, good massage. Reasonable price. I enjoyed.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank nmuskal
United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a deluxe room, no mention in their site that the hotel is built on three floors, without any lift and lots of stairs to climb!! because we heard about this we requested a room on the first floor - it was clean & nice size with a balcony, but very very basic furniture that in an immediate need...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank OdiZiki
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I visited Kovalam in first week of Feb and stayed in this hotel for 3 days. I opted for deluxe room with sea facing view. The room is basic but it has a big balcony where you can have a breathtaking view of the sea which is very refreshing. The hotel has a private beach which is very clean. It...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ankur M
SubhashCBose, CGM at Soma Palmshore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thank you very much for your stay and feedback. We are very happy to note your stay was excellent . Thanks for your appreciation on the rooms, sea view, sea view balcony, food, exclusive beach etc. Please be assured that the resorts will also be of exceptional service to friends and relatives that...

Paris, France
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The best location in Kovalam, a little out of the village but still walking distance from it. We went for a 19 days Ayurvedic cure, diet and all... It was our seond stay, and as amazing as the first one. Dr. Sajitha is an extraordinarily gifted doctor and lovely woman, attentive to our needs and ailments. The healings - massages...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank anat1375
Bath, England
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Lovely hotel - comfortable clean and spacious room with good air con, excellent bathroom. Never used TV so can't comment. Lovely, private balcony overlooking the gardens/beach and sea. No lifts in hotel and to get to restaurant you go down stairs, to the pool another flight of stairs and the beach is down more steps. Keeps you fit but not...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carole8435
Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Easy walk to the busy beach and cafes but a more beautiful location. Very helpful staff. Lovely open air restaurant overlooking the beach. Good buffet breakfast . Great swimming pool . Comfy bed and lovely room with sea view and terrace but the room could do with an overhaul.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank timback2hq
Nashik, India
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I stayed with my family for one night. Room was neat and clean facing towards sea. TV is old type needs replacement. Food is costly and very less quantity according to price. Breakfast was very nice. Staff was courteous.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bhgaikwad

386 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (378)
Viewed
Room/Suite (53)
Viewed
View from Room (46)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (52)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (73)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (140)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kovalam hotels
1.6 km away
The Leela Kovalam Beach
2.1 km away
Uday Samudra Leisure Beach Hotel & Spa
1.5 km away
Hotel Samudra KTDC
Hotel Samudra KTDC
#6 of 51 in Kovalam
523 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 km away
Sagara Beach Resort
Sagara Beach Resort
#12 of 51 in Kovalam
533 reviews
1.0 km away
Turtle On The Beach
Turtle On The Beach
#5 of 51 in Kovalam
881 reviews
2.2 km away
Vivanta by Taj - Green Cove
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An idyllic holiday resort by the beach, Soma Palmshore has everything you need to take a break from the mundane – to relax, to refresh and to relive every moment.Located at the Kovalam Light House Beach in Kerala, which is popular world-over for its palm fringed beach, the sun, the sand and the surf, Soma Palmshore offers you much more than just a beach vacation. A comfortable stay, a delightful cuisine, the rejuvenating experience of Ayurveda, the soothing effect of Yoga, an experience of the local tradition and culture…and much more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Soma Palmshore Beach Resort

Address: Light House Road | Kovalam Beach, Kovalam 695521, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: ₹ 2,880 - ₹ 8,182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Soma Palmshore Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 36
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, HostelWorld, Travelocity and Booking.com so you can book your Soma Palmshore Beach Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Soma Palmshore Beach Hotel Kovalam
Soma Palmshore Beach Resort Kovalam, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Kovalam
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Kovalam
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Soma Palmshore Beach Resort staff and other travellers.
7 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Soma Palmshore Beach Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“book cottage - other rooms are bad.”
 of 5 bubbles arpitar2016, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground or below will save your legs”
 of 5 bubbles Carole8435, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Near to lighthouse and main beach. good value hotel and food and service is appreciable.”
 of 5 bubbles TRAVELTOGOD, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Sea facing super deluxe room”
 of 5 bubbles vikashagarwal0509, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Dont stay in this HOTEL”
 of 5 bubbles manishgadia, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5