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Hotel Vivanta by Taj Kovalam(4 stars)

G V Raja Vattapara Road Kovalam 695527 Thiruvananthapuram View on map
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Rating by categories

  • Hotel in general
    4.8
  • Room
    5.2
  • Service
    4.6
  • Location
    3.9
  • Gastronomy
    5.3
  • Sport & Leisure
    4.1

Rating breakdown

  • excellent
    3
  • very good
    0
  • acceptable
    2
  • poor
    0
  • terrible
    0
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Manjith
God's Own Resort
  • Recommended hotel
  • Families
  • Other stay
  • June 2013
The hotel in general was excellent in terms of location, security, friendliness of the staff etc. The breakfast was amazing as well. read hotel review
  • Room
    6.0

    The room was spacious & comfortable & had all necessary basic facilities.

  • Gastronomy
    6.0

    The restaurants in the resort were truly world class & the wide choice of food was great.

  • Location
    6.0

    The beach is part of the resort & was a beatiful site. The hotel travel desk can arrange local tours on request

  • Sport & Leisure
    6.0

    The leisure activities on offer were really interesting & worth the while.

  • Service
    6.0

    The staff was extremely friendly & knowledgable.

  • Hotel
    6.0

    The hotel in general was excellent in terms of location, security, friendliness of the staff etc. The breakfast was amazing as well.

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Jutta+Chris
No taj level!
  • Hotel not recommended
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • Beach holiday
  • March 2013
Plant and comfort excellent, 5 stars but: 1. overpriced and each kleinigkkeit cost extra, For example internet 6 Euro per hour. 2. description of the equipment and beach, so the main reasons for our reservation Is almost a case for the lawyer (information: we didn't, it would be our 1st complaint to 25 years Asien) 800 meters private beach = 0 metres, everything rocks, into the water walking impossible. 9 hole golf course, A joke ( length 30 metres), bar and billiards (without words), laptop 0 (our therefore not with- Taken ) and so on., not even free tv sports ... channels where i soccer championsleage could see ( had even tuk tuk driver home, i then stayed overnight, after samtliche re- Klamationen were ignored, even have offered, the satellite plant-and no response. As well as all other questions. And the for 1500 Euro/8 days! ) 5* taj level? No! read hotel review
  • Gastronomy
    5.3
    Variety of food and drinks
    5.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    6.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    6.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    4.0
  • Hotel
    4.3
    Condition of the Hotel
    4.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    5.0
    Family friendliness
    5.0
    Disabled-friendly
    3.0
  • Location
    1.8
    Proximity to shopping areas
    3.0
    Distance to the beach
    1.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    3.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    1.0
    Other leisure activities available
    1.0
  • Room
    5.0
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    6.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    4.0
  • Service
    3.3
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    4.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    4.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    4.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    1.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    2.0
    Quality of the beach
    1.0
    Leisure activities (e.g. sauna, tennis, entertainment, etc.)
    1.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    4.0
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Elke
Five star for subtropical garden, three stars for the rest
  • Hotel not recommended
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • Proof of booking
  • Beach holiday
  • March 2013
The park-like grounds, 5 star. Lobby: open floor plan, therefore no air conditioning, old worn furniture. Restaurant for half board guests: like lobby. Reminiscent of a simple garden with a view of bathers during breakfast and dinner. Pool: is before the mentioned above. Restaurant. Nice view on the sea, pool chairs on the betonplaton, little shade, quite narrow. Seaside: no beach! No access to the sea! And tidy on a dike between the lagoon and the sea. Everything very beautifully designed with palm trees, lawn and sandy sunbathing area. Also open fish restaurant. Beach between 150 and 500 metres: public! ... By local fishermen use. (interesting) Rooms: small (1 chair for 2 people, no table)! Open wardrobe in the bathroom. Airconditioning food were okay. Very clean also under the french bed. Service here very friendly. (manes) read hotel review
  • Gastronomy
    4.0
    Variety of food and drinks
    5.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    3.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    5.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    3.0
  • Hotel
    3.3
    Condition of the Hotel
    3.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    6.0
    Disabled-friendly
    1.0
  • Location
    3.0
    Distance to the beach
    2.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    4.0
  • Room
    3.8
    Size of the room
    3.0
    Size of the bathroom
    4.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    5.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    3.0
  • Service
    2.8
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    2.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    3.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    3.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    3.0
  • Sport & Leisure
    3.0
    Quality of the beach
    2.0
    Overall condition of the pool area
    4.0
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Amenities

Hotel amenities

  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • Business centre
  • Central heating
  • Air conditioning

Room amenities

  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Electronic room keys
  • Wake up call/Alarm clock
  • Fire alarm

Gastronomy

  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar

A choice of sports

  • Fitness centre

Other hotel information

  • Rehabilitation centre
  • Information desk
  • Pets allowed
  • Children welcome
  • Laundry service