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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Thank you to all of the team at Turtle. Right from when we booked to the last night of stay, the whole experience was a delight. We stayed at the Arabian Sea View Suite and we totally loved it. We were welcomed warmly and found the staff friendly and helpful throughout the whole stay. The room was super spacious, clean...

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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 the 5-star rating. Your gratitude is highly appreciated and has been shared with the staff. We are grateful that you shared your valuable experience on this travel forum. At our hotel, it is our aim to arrange the best services for our guests. Enjoying a calm evening, reading on...

Richmond BC Canada
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Despite the name, this is not on the beach - it is a short but steep walk that may not be safe or accessible for families with children. Our rooms, on the pool level, were large and clean. Breakfast was included but it is a very limited buffet that doesn't change, so a few days of that was more than...

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Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed in this hotel for 2 days. The stay was amazing. Its near the beach and Leela hotel. Try to get the sea facing suit for an unforgettable stay. These suits are like a 2 bhk house and the open balcony which faces sea is like icing on the cake. You can hear the roar of the sea and sea...

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bangalore
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The rooms are large, clean, well ventilated with large French doors opening into large verandas and with the lawn and pool in front. Well maintained property with lots of teak wood furniture. The hotel is at split levels. Yes, they promise the drop to the beach, but what about th pick up. The walk up is a steep 1/2 km....

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newdelhi
Reviewed 27 October 2015

TOTB is situated at easily accessible direct road of kovalam beach. Unlike other beach front budget hotels one can directly check in the hotel with luggage and kids. TOTB is neither beach front hotel, nor have direct access to beach from inside. One has to walk on steep half km road to reach on Hawa beach. Hotel give a free...

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Northwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We went at the end of September which was before the main season so parts were not always open. Even so itg was a fantastic holiday. The staff, particularly in the restaurant were always attentive and helpful, greeting us and remembering our preferences. We upgraded to a sea view room which was well worth it, it was on the 1st...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Hotel in itself is nice but it is not a beach property, at best it is near the beach with some rooms giving a distant view of the Sea. Well, we knew that the property is not on the beach and hence expected the same however we still expected it to be a grand expansive property which it is not....

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We recently stayed for 2 nights at this resort during our trip to Kovalam! We got a very good suite room (on the 4th floor) with spectacular panoramic views of the ocean from our hotel room! This hotel is upscale and the service is also pretty good! Catamaran, the restaurant on-site is very good, the buffet (breakfast, lunch and dinner)...

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

Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on the Beach, We take this opportunity to thank you for the perfect star rating. We are happy to know that our comfortable accommodation, multiple recreational activities and delectable culinary fare gave your family and you an enjoyable stay. Indeed, the beachside is much appreciated by our guests and we are happy that it added...

Ramat Gan, Israel
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We stay at Turtle for 5 nights and we thought its one of the best hotels we've been. Perhaps it is not the high exclusive in Kovalam, but surly at the top 5 All the facilities are at great conditions, and all of our concerns were treated by the team personnel. To summarize, if you're looking for a classy yet...

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

Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on the Beach!  We thank you for your valuable feedback on TripAdvisor. It is good to know that our beautiful view, spacious accommodation, superior amenities and seamless services gave you a comfortable stay. Your kind words about our associates and about the various aspects of our resort have acted as a morale booster for the...

Kolkata, India
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Love d the location. Just s gift walk to the beach/liked the irubam prawn curry. The breakfast was good except the dosa. Children loved the duplex room with a small staircase. Two TVs clinched it. The pool is visible from the rooms and begins that the sea.

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Turtle on the Beach! We thank you for your feedback about your recent visit to our resort on this forum. Nestled amidst the majestic Arabian sea, our resort offers scenic views and we are happy that it added value to your stay. We are happy to learn that our superior amenities, culinary delights and spacious accommodation...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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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: ₹ 7,149 - ₹ 16,136 (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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