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Meerut, India
Reviewed 8 May 2016

It was all in all a family vacation. Were here for two days.The pool view is amazing. The surrounding area is fantastic to walk around in morning and evening. The view of Arabian Sea from my room was breathtaking.

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ShibuThomas, General Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle On The Beach! Thank you for your brief yet articulate review that has boosted the spirit of our entire team. We are glad that our associates contributed so positively to your family vacation. Pleased to note that your loved ones and you enjoyed the strolls amidst our natural resplendence. We are glad that you were...

Mumbai
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

The hotel is definitely not a five star , inching close to a 4. The rooms and bathroom are extremely spacious and the view is definitely great along with the location , but there is a definite lacunae of the luxury , the rooms are a bit dimly lit and honestly the interiors are really give a feeling of "budget"...

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ShibuThomas, General Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle On The Beach! Thank you for taking your valuable time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor! Guest reviews always help us to identify our loopholes and enhance our service standards. Having said this, we are also glad that you found our location and the view to your liking! Our associates are elated to know that...

Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We had stayed there for 3 days and it was a nice experience. It had a spacious rooms. It has a well maintained swimming pool which was maintained by a person named Binu I think. It was so clean. I had stated at another place a week back and after the swim in that pool mine and my children hair...

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ShibuThomas, General Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on the Beach! Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience on this esteemed travel forum! We are glad that you chose to stay with us during your family trip to Kovalam. We are happy to learn that you and your kids had a great time in our pool side. Your special mention of our associates...

Shepperton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed 6 nights at Turtle on the Beach at the end of our 12 day tour around Kerala, and we were thoroughly spoilt. Our room was on 5th floor and had spectacular sea views from our balcony whilst having great space and facilities to relax in. The pool was lovely and warm, just like stepping into a bath, also...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on The Beach! Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience on this esteemed travel forum! We are happy to learn that your stay was made memorable with our impeccable hospitality. Our rooms are designed to provide utmost comfort to our guests and it is good to know that you had a great stay. We are...

Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

I had a marvellous stay here. The room was very comfortable and had excellent facilities. I had a great view over the sea and sands. The swimming pool is lovely and I went for a swim before breakfast. You can easily walk down to the beach in 5 minutes, though the hotel lay on free transport if you need it....

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle On The Beach! It is always good to hear back from our happy guests. We are delighted to read you lovely review complimented by the perfect star rating. It is our continuous endeavor to provide our guests with the best of all services and we are glad that from our accommodation to facilities and excellent...

Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Kovlam is a lovely little seaside town. The beach is small but quaint with small restaurants and bars situated at the sea front. Turtle on the beach has some very popular hotels chains to compete with in the area but definitely holds its own. The hotel boasts wonderful views over the sea. The garden view rooms are lovely but I...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle On The Beach! We are glad that you and your partner chose to stay with us. Our rooms are designed to provide utmost comfort and mesmerizing views and it is good to know that you found the accommodation to your liking! Our team in the kitchen is elated to know that you had a memorable...

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We spent 5 nights here at the turtle on the beach during our holiday of 3 weeks in Kerala. The location of the hotel is ideal near the lighthouse beach and Kovalum Beach. There are plenty of taxis outside ready to wisk you away to local attractions at a cheap price. Our room was beautiful more oriental than indian...the view...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on The Beach! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we appreciate your time to post a review on TripAdvisor. Consistency is the key to success. With this aim, our team continues putting in their best efforts. We are delighted to note that you were impressed by our services, location and...

qld
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We had a huge room and bathroom, I was totally impressed. We walked to the beach and drank 5 coconut water every day. Hotel was lovely, but the only issues I had was that the life guard and police would not let us swim, so we just used the pool for a dip and went for a walk to the...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on The Beach! It was a pleasure to have you with us and we truly appreciate your time to post a review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that your stay was most enjoyable and that our services and facilities exceeded your expectations.The view from our ocean facing rooms and suites are magnificent. Hence they are...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Had a wonderful stay in this resort for 3 days. My request for some special arrangements for my wife's birthday was acknowledged with a complimentary cake and a Bouquet. The front office staff is very helpful and every other staff wore a smile on their face all the time. Had to extend for a half a day as I got...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle On The Beach! Thank you for bestowing the perfect star-ratings and a remarkable review on this travel-forum. It is, indeed, our pleasure to know that our warm hospitality and the team of hardworking associates had made your stay all the more better. We cherish your compliments on our delectable culinary offerings that have satiated your...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We arrived and were greeted by warm friendly staff, who comfortably sat us down in armchairs with a cold drink whilst we finished our registration. We were then taken to our lovely rooms that were next door to each other, with their own terraces and views of beautiful trees. The spacious bathrooms have an excellent overhead shower and bath. The...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
By blending the finest of art with the most sophisticated luxury, Turtle on the beach brings about a new grammar in holidaying in this part of the world. You will find it unique in every way you look at it, either as a whole or in parts that make it a whole. And that makes Turtle on the beach a one-of-a-kind boutique hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turtle On The Beach

Address: Itdc Road, Kovalam 695527, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: ₹ 4,759 - ₹ 18,233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Turtle On The Beach 4.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Turtle On The Beach Hotel Kovalam
Turtle On The Beach Kovalam, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Spa Hotel in Kovalam
#6 Family Hotel in Kovalam
#8 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
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“I think all rooms have good sea views (impressive sunsets) We were on the 5th floor, maybe better rooms elsewhere.”
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