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Hotel Samudra KTDC

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Chandigarh, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

In during our Kerala visit when we go to kolvam. I stay in this hotel. But this is not good hotel. Travel trangle says me this is 4 star hotel but this is 2 star hotel. Facility wise i give this hotel 0 marks. Not good cleaning in rooms. Rooms conditions are not good. This is very bad experience for...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel should rightfully fall into the Budget category and not even in the mid-range. The rooms are in serious need of repair. We stayed there for 2 nights in December. The room was really cramped and needed renovation. Air conditioning was there but almost non-existent, with no digital control. We requested for a queen size bed but were given...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have only good memories going away from this place, especially feeling overwhelmed by the care taken by the staff. In particular I'd like to mention "Ajith" who is a chef and manager there. He went out of his way on a few occasions to help us overcome issues that a traveller travelling with an infant could face. The location...

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We look forward your next visit to stay with us. Regards Manager

Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

this hotel was the last hotel the group i participated, i visit. In stead of all the other hotels in south India we visit, this hotel had no spirit, no vision, dark lounge, slow staff, etc. Also the rooms were very simple, not good. No light above the bed, only one point for to charge the battery in the room!...

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We have noted your concern and will definitely look into it. We have put up some brighter light fitting in the lounge area of the block you have stayed. Only few rooms do not have light above beds. We will be installing the same with additional points. We look forward to stay with us to serve...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel after many years. Over the years hotel has become more expensive but the facilities, comfort and ambience deteriorated. The check in/check out procedure was slow as the reception staff lacked confidence. The room furniture as well as in the restaurant need special attention. One of the elderly lady guest had a providential escape as the...

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We have noted your concern and will definitely do needful. We are providing newspaper in a bag hang on the door. The locker, Asianet channel has been rectified. The furnitures will be checked and rectified. We look forward your next visit to serve you better. Regards Manager

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very very close to the beach . Got a room with balcony overlooking the sea . Nice property with lots of space for kids to play around . Restaurant served tasty food . Tried Kerala chicken roast and it was too good . Breakfast spread was not disappointing either but don't expect too much .I would definitely recommend this place...

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We look forward your next visit to stay with us. Regards MANAGER

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hotel by far i have visited in Kovalam. They have their beach and also they have very spacious rooms. All the rooms are beach facing and right on the beach. The service is very good and also the property.

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We look forward your next visit to stay with us. Regards Manager

india
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not satisfied with food... yes the property is at an amazing location with beach view right outside the rooms. but beach is not for proper to bath or go to deep in the water.. just go on beach and stand on the back of sea to watch...

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

We have noted your concern. We have been getting good reviews about food,but will definitely look into it. The sea was bit rough last week due to climatic change (rain & wind) other wise one can swim and bath. We look forward your next visit to serve you better. Regards Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beachfront backed up with lovely rooms and lovely people. The people were amazing with their service and attentiveness and went out of the way to make our trip amazing. Crisp and clean in spite of people coming in from beach. Great pool too and it is the second best sunset view from India after KK. The Manager Mr. Biji...

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We look forward your stay with us again. Regards Manager

Gandhinagar, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was visited this hotel with my friends. The food of the hotel is good also the service is also very good.also the room service is best.The hotel location is awesome.It is nice experience to visited this hotel.

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HotelsamudraKTDC, Manager at Hotel Samudra KTDC, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We look forward your next visit to stay with us. Regards MANAGER

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The name of this beach resort itself means "the ocean" and it is an ideal place to enjoy the fullness of the beauty of Kovalam, the enchanting beach destination. Set in inspiring environs, every room of the hotel overlooks the sea and the sprawling lawn stretches up to the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Samudra KTDC

Address: GV Raja Road, Kovalam 695527, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: $91 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Samudra KTDC 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Hotel Samudra KTDC Kovalam, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kovalam
#7 Family Hotel in Kovalam
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