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    Turtle On The Beach

    ITDC Road, Kovalam 695527, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good38%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Turtle on the beach is a old property which is craving for some improvements. Though it is still an awesome experience to stay there.The hotel offers both sea view and garden view rooms.You may choose accoridng to your budget.The beauty of vast ocean from the...More

    4  Thank Prabhav08
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The property is nice, on the beach but you still need to take a long walk to get there. The pool is nice, temperature controlled so we loved it. The rooms are also nice with big balconies and some view of the beach. It half...More

    2  Thank Priyanka J
    Response from Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The BeachResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience from your recent stay with us at Turtle on the Beach. We have noted your comments with regards to the quality of food provided by our team and please accept my sincerely apologize for the...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is conveniently located at the beach. The property is really nice and service is good. I stayed there for a night with my family in the suite with the sea view. Here's my rating for the various aspects of the stay 5 stars...More

    1  Thank Vivek J
    Response from Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The BeachResponded 14 June 2017

    Dear Guest, We thank you for staying at our resort and sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are glad that your stay with us was at par with your expectations and that you had a wonderful time at our resort. The team is...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    I went to this hotel alongwith my family in May 2017 with high expectations but i had a terrible time there. Hotel staff was very careless, they don't even listen properly what we were trying to communicate. Restaurant people are also very rude in their...More

    4  Thank Malay S
    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    Chose this place over Leela as there reviews were not so good. GREAT DECISION! This is a well appointed hotel with very friendly, prompt and professional staff. Five minutes walk to the Kovalam beach. Great food and lovely view of the Arabian sea from quaint...More

    3  Thank MohitSameerMehta
    Response from Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The BeachResponded 29 May 2017

    Dear Guest, We thank you for staying at our hotel in Kerala and sharing your stay experience on this forum. Nothing is more pleasing than the kind words of appreciation from our esteemed guests, and we are immensely glad to know that we were able...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • 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
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Kovalam
    • Also Known As
    • Turtle On The Beach Hotel Kovalam ,
    • Turtle On The Beach Kovalam, Kerala
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    Traveller (587)
    Room & Suite (172)
    Pool & Beach (109)
    Dining (25)
    Hotel & Grounds (279)
    Bathroom (20)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    shiny77750
    13 July 2017|
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    Response from kmisra | Reviewed this property |
    Of course you can stay. They do not ask questions.
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    Ishmish17
    13 July 2017|
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    Response from Shanta S | Reviewed this property |
    Hi.....me and my husband with our 4.5 years kid visited in last week of June. Rooms have small fridge....but dont remember about having latch lock. We went to Kovalam from Kochi with a pre booked car........we went to... More
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    Jo P
    3 June 2017|
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    Response from hejhejfarmor | Reviewed this property |
    There is no bar and the hotel does not serve alcohol
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms are quite spacious but avoid the room next to the restaurant. The AC is very noisy and we changed the..."
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    "As stated above"
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    "The hotel is located on a little height away from the beach, therefore take the Arabian Sea view room."
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    "try asking for floor 5 for better view."
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