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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were only booked for 3 nights by our agent, but could have stayed longer. We love the resort and staff are excellent, accommodating to every need. However, we would rate it a high 4 star due to its lack of private beach, which is near the mosque and bus loads of locals enjoying the adjoining public beach/motor boats. The...

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Cayman Islands
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was here for a conference and I think the experience would have been different for a holiday. Rooms were nice but internet intermittent - beach and pool area were very nice, though I did not use any of them. The club rooms seem to be very nice area but my room was not a club room and had a...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We received an upgrade to 'Club' which meant much more that a better room. As a result we had our own restaurant and pool, and this gave the advantage of a boutique hotel within a larger complex so that one could have the benefit of both types of experience. My only criticism would be that I found the menu selection...

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and sparing your precious time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you had an overall enjoyable stay with us. We have also noted your comments regarding menu selection- we will definitely take up the issue with our Executive Chef and Food & Beverage Manager to check...

Jaipur, India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have just finished a 7 nights touring Northern India and wanted 7 nts of peace and quiet so we took 2 flights from Jaipur to Mombia then on to Trivandram, to stay in the Leela Kovalam (good reviews on TA). Well if your a Brit don't bother with this you will be very disappointed. The beach is small, not...

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback based on your recent stay at The Leela Kovalam. We have gone through your review in great detail and I am distressed that we did not live upto you expectation primarily on the product offer. Whilst the Pavilion Rooms are the preferred location for lot of guests due to the fact that it...

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel. We had a view of leela beach from our room and it was really fantastic waking up each day with such a spectacular and panoramic vista. The room itself was meticulously cleaned each day and was very comfortable. It is quiet at night and there was very little disturbance despite a large conference taking place....

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback. At The Leela Raviz Kovalam we are committed to consistently providing warm and efficient service to our guests and their appreciation and acknowledgement is always our greatest reward. We have noted your comments regarding slow service - we will definitely take up the issue with our Executive Chef and Food &...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We visited this wonderful resort last October to celebrate my wife's birthday. We stayed for 4 days and were on a full board plan. The resort has splendid ocean views and is one of the best beach properties in Kerala. The main restaurant overlooking the infinity pool and Arabian Sea beyond is a fabulous setting and quite a treat for...

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking your time to write a review about your stay at the Leela Raviz Kovalam. We are delighted to hear that you fully enjoyed your time with us. We would be more than happy to welcome you next time again and if there is anything else we can do for you in order...

Jaipur, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They need to work on Menu and share with their guests what facilities they provide. As we came to know about couple of facilities which we could avail but due to unawareness we didn't. This property is still a good place to stay for it's location and ambience.

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind comments about your stay at The Leela Raviz Kovalam. It is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed the location of our hotel. We have also noted your comments regarding arrival experience and briefing about the hotel. I will definitely take this up with our Front Office team to revisit the process. We...

Shimla, India
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Next to beach.. Good hotel, This is my perfect vacation place. The Club rooms with the sound of waves splashing on rocks and water gushing through the cliffs and natural salt water spray in the balcony by the roaring sea all through night are the highlights.

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your stay at The Leela Raviz Kovalam. It was a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the Club Rooms facilities, service and view of the sea. It would be an honour for us to welcome you back to The Leela Raviz Kovalam in the near future. Warm regards, NC Somaiah General Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

An iconic property, mindblowing location . But fairs poorly on service and staff courtesy. The hotel is spread wide and hence requires carts for transport to main lobby / swimming pool area . But it takes ages for the same to arrive. The staff can only cater to probably the international visitors , lazing around. Extremely dismal performance on the...

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NC_Somaiah, General Manager at The Leela Kovalam Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing your stay at The Leela Raviz Kovalam. We have noted your comments regarding Buggy Service, staff behavior and food. We would like to inform you that we are very particular to ensure that there is no discrimination amongst our guests at the resort and I am disappointed that you seem to have had an...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Its a beautiful place to stay and the view from the room is just amazing...love the sunset point , can sit there for hours. Even staff is very friendly and they take care of your request and also follow up for the same. There HK manager Saleena is a real gem and also like to thank there Reception manager (Forgot...

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Dear Guest, Many thanks for your lovely comments after your recent stay at The Leela Raviz Kovalam. We look forward to your visit in future as well. Warm regards, N.C. Somaiah General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Leela Raviz Kovalam - Indulgence is an art you will perfect at The Leela Raviz Kovalam while staying in any of our 183 rooms and suites. With a seamless blend of modern technology and traditional grandeur, the soothing décor of each room whispers warm aesthetics. Each room opens out to a breath-taking view of either the ocean or garden. All rooms are provided with luxury amenities to cater to discerning tastes. Unwind with exquisite facilities like an HD LCD television and a broadband connection for hi-speed internet. The Club rooms offer valet services, a gourmet corner with a fine selection of spirits, softdrinks and snacks and have luxurious bathrooms with a walk-in shower and a private infinity pool. Awake to auburn sunrises in the horizon or soak in the sun under azure skies at the infinity pools. Get a taste of the vacation of your dreams at The Leela Raviz Kovalam. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Leela Kovalam Beach

Address: Kovalam Beach Road, Kovalam 695527, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: $175 - $423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Leela Kovalam Beach 5*
Number of rooms: 183
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Also Known As:
The Leela Kovalam Beach Hotel Kovalam
The Leela Kempinski Hotel Kovalam
Hotel Leela Trivandrum
The Leela Kovalam Beach Kerala
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Kovalam
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kovalam
#3 Spa Hotel in Kovalam
#4 Family Hotel in Kovalam
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
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“Worth the extra for 'Club'”
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“beach view room have stunning views”
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