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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Turtle is one property you would like to visit again even though not the Kovalam beach. What a location? Absolutely brilliant.. The hotel rooms overlooks the Arabian sea offering world class amenities. Stay in their Signature suite room .. what an experience! The pool is another piece of fine architecture with hotels never fails to remind you that you are...

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Dear Guest, We thank you for staying at Turtle on the Beach and sharing your stay experience on TripAdvisor. 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 to charm you with our facilities and service. It fills us with immense pleasure to know...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I visited the hotel in March and even though the weather was very hot and humid we enjoyed ourselves here. The location is great and a short walk down to the beach. The hotel even has a drop off facility to the beach. We had great rooms with large terrace balconies over looking the pool and sea, so waking up...

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying at Turtle on the Beach 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 to charm you with our facilities and service. It fills us with immense pleasure to...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stayed at Turtle on the Beach between June 8-11, 2016 and had a great experience...helpful staff, nice and clean room with ocean view. We recommend staying in room on third or fourth floor with ocean view. The hotel bathroom only has bathtub to take shower which in not very friendly (for elderly and many others). Restaurant is expensive and...

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

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 price of food, which is fixed as per the demand in the area. Your patronage is very valuable to us, and your constructive feedback will make us aware on the...

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Everything is gud in this resort,warm and very friendly staff, nice little lobby well decorated, very spacious rooms & good food.nice buffet breakfast and dinner.The pool is not that big but good enough to have fun.Best part is the sea view you get from the rooms (ivth floor).N sea beach is only 150 mtrs from the resort & car can...

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying at Turtle on the Beach 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 to charm you with our facilities and service. It fills us with immense pleasure to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I visited this hotel when i arrived to Kovalam last week. It has top ratings on Tripadvisor and it totally deserves it! I received warm welcome from receptionist and He was happy to show me through resort and rooms. There is nice swimming pool and garden which overlook arabian sea. There are three different types of rooms and I have...

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

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 to charm you with our facilities and service. It fills us with immense pleasure to...

Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Sea facing hotel, but the beach is a good walk away and the return is a steep climb. Good rooms, pool, service and breakfast. We were 3 families with children and everyone had a great time. One point deducted off the rating only because of the lack of direct access to the beach.

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

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. Our resort provides an idyllic venue to relax and rejuvenate with a wide range of recreational facilities. We...

Reviewed 25 June 2016

I stayed here in December 2013 on my honeymoon. Property is very huge n nice. the reason of giving 4 star is bcz v booked for sea view room and paid extra too for that. but after reaching there, they gave us a normal room on ground floor. which was very disappointing. But overall the hotel was very clean with...

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing a feedback of your stay at Turtle on The Beach on TripAdvisor. We are happy to learn that you found our hotel impressive and that the beautiful views of the Arabian Sea. However, we regret that certain aspects of our hospitality were not at par with your expectations. The causes of concerns raised by...

Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights from 20th june to 23rd in turtle signature suite no 515. The best view of the Arabian sea from room as well as from balcony. The beach is around 5 minute walk from the hotel, no pick up facility from the beach by the hotel, ideally they should do. We went to poovar through...

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Turtleonthebeach, Manager at Turtle On The Beach, responded to this review

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 cost for food, which is reviewed by our team. Kindly note that we only have drop facility to the beach and my sincere apologize for any inconvenience you might have...

Kuwait
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This was my third stay at Turtle on the Beach. Each time is better than the previous one. I never get tired of staying there. We celebrated our 7th anniversary and was thoroughly enthralled. I plan to come back.

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Dear Guest, We thank you for staying at Turtle on the Beach 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 to charm you with our facilities and service. It fills us with immense pleasure to...

Goa, India
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We stayed at Turtle on the Beach recently for four nights and we left with some very special memories of Kerala and Kovalam. The hotel offers mesmerizing views of the Arabian Sea and it is a sheer paradise nestled quietly on the Kerala coastline. The hotel had made arrangements for our airport pick-up and we had good vibes all along...

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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. We also have noted your concern on food, which is already been shared with our team and will...

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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 )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • 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
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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: $109 - $379 (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:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Spa Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kovalam
#6 Family Hotel in Kovalam
#8 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
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“Rooms on the higher floor has a wonderful view”
le0th0mas, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a view of the sea. Room 402 was beautiful.”
alantineke, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I got a room in ground floor so not having any good view . So go for top rooms”
21jithinb, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room was 106 on the lowest level overlooking the beach”
bernardjones, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else”
BJworldtraveller, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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