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Niraamaya Retreats

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Erode, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has sea view in most of the rooms which is quite attractive. The location was awesome. Quite and peaceful. One can experience their inner peace in the resort. Everything was good except the breakfast which is average.

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NiraamayaRetreat, General Manager at Niraamaya Retreats, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful comments - I am so delighted that you mentioned some aspects of your stay like for its perfect settings and the warmth and hospitality of our staff. Our team extends their sincere gratitude for your kind words on our dishes and appreciate the feedback on our breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you...

Noida, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its an exotic experience with hospitality to the best The room, the close to nature experience was just out of the world The service level was above expectations So overall this beautiful stay will invite us again to this place :)

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NiraamayaRetreat, General Manager at Niraamaya Retreats, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your sharing your review about us - I am so delighted that you had a wonderful time at Niraamaya. We really do appreciate you mentioning all the aspects of your stay you most enjoyed. It is nice to hear the retreat being endorsed for its perfect settings, the amenities in the rooms and the warmth...

Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view of Arabian sea from the hotel is excellent. You can a have a great bath in the sea..You will get a good assistance from the Life guards at Niraamaya.. The staff at Niraamaya is always at your service with a pleasing smile. Room is neat and clean with all amenities, including an open bath room.. You can go...

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NiraamayaRetreat, General Manager at Niraamaya Retreats, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful comments - I am so delighted that you mentioned some aspects of your stay like for its perfect settings and the warmth and hospitality of our staff. Our team extends their sincere gratitude for your kind words on our dishes and appreciate the feedback on our culinary delights. We look forward to welcoming...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, calm, relaxing place. Great service, treatments, food! First time i went by myself to a retreat and i felt from the beginnig very good. Staff were amazing, had a fantastic cottage close to the ocean, Ramesh did every day relaxing Ajurveda treatments, Shikha served succulent dîners with a big smile and at the end i even took a cooking...

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NiraamayaRetreat, General Manager at Niraamaya Retreats, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to write this kind review of your stay here at Niraamaya Retreats, Kovalam . We are delighted to read the wonderful description with details. We are always extremely appreciative of positive feedback surrounding our guests' experiences and happy to hear about our cooking classes and spa treatments rejuvenating your lovely holiday....

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One of the best hotels in the world, the view from the restaurant is stunning , the rooms are equipped with everything you could need, the outside rain shower is the best of all. The hospitality of the staff is very courteous and not over the top(ooey gooey). The Alleppey fish and vegetable curry is to die for. Whilst in...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful comments - I am so delighted that you mentioned some aspects of your stay like for its perfect settings and the warmth and hospitality of our staff. Our team extends their sincere gratitude for your kind words on our dishes and appreciate the feedback on our culinary delights. We look forward to welcoming...

dhahrn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is certainly one of the scenic places i've visited. its nested on-top of hill facing the ocean, the rooms are clean and well kept (make sure you use the misquote spray provided in the room) however what complete this resort is the service extended, which is as warm as you'd expect and more. The food was also sublime,...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay with us. I was happy to read your wonderful comments and was delighted that you had a wonderful time at Niraamaya. I am delighted that you appreciate the warmth and the service of the staff and that they were able to make your stay memorable.The...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fabulous hotel with fantastic food, yoga and all its facilities. The service was exceptional by all staff members who were friendly, helpful and most courteous. We had a Rock Garden Room which had a lovely outdoor shower, tea & coffee making facilities, fruit and complementary water. We did not want for anything. Yoga classes by the sea at 7am...

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NiraamayaRetreat, General Manager at Niraamaya Retreats, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you kindly for that lovely description of the Niraamaya Retreats, Kovalam and for sharing your experience of staying with us. We are delighted to hear that it was a relaxing stay and were able to enjoy all the facilities at the retreat. We are very lucky to be among the few properties to be flanked by secluded...

Perth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had stayed in the sister hotel of this one, and so the expectations were high and it did not disappoint. Tbh, we had two weeks in Kerala and the only two hotels I can truly recommend are both Niraamaya hotels. As an aside, be very careful of reviews of Indian hotels, sometimes the reviews bore no relation to the...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay with us. I was happy to read your wonderful comments and was delighted that you had a wonderful time at Niraamaya Retreats especially considering that you have stayed at both our properties. I am delighted that you appreciate the warmth and the service of the...

Mysore
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Awsum place, Truely in the lap of nature.Very courteous staff.Food was excellent.Private beach experience was worth the visit.Overall a must visit place. A lot of activities to keep u busy.Spa is worth going,very relaxing and rejuvenating.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your sharing your review about us - I am so delighted that you had a wonderful time at Niraamaya. We really do appreciate you mentioning all the aspects of your stay you most enjoyed. It is nice to hear the retreat being endorsed for its perfect settings, the amenities in the rooms and the warmth...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We ( my husband,I & two daughters) had a very wholesome experience. The property presents Nature at its best. Hospitality: warm, cordial & very efficient. Food was awesomely tasteful & holistically prepared with a great variety of options. The spa experience was fabulous, no wonder it's been rated as the world's best. The cottages are an example of spectacular combination...

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Dear Guest, Thank you sincerely for taking the time to write this kind review of your stay here at Niraamaya Retreats, Kovalam . We are delighted to read the wonderful description, written with details. We are always extremely appreciative of positive feedback surrounding our guests' experiences and have been recommended by guests like yourselves to be among the best in...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Now re-opened under a new management as Surya Samudra Private Retreats. Relais & Chateaux Luxury heritage beach resort. Adjoining two pristine, unspoilt beaches and completely secluded from the busy tourist areas of Kovalam. Enjoy complete privacy and serenity. Stay in a carefully restored traditional Kerala tharavadu dwelling. At our Spa Niraamaya, highly trained therapists pamper you with herbs, oils, and concoctions that relax your body, revitalise your mind, and renew your spirit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Niraamaya Retreats

Address: Pulinkudi | Mullur, South of Kovalam, Kovalam 695 521, India (Formerly Surya Samudra Private Retreats)
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Kovalam
Price Range: $216 - $507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Niraamaya Retreats 5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Surya Samudra Private Retreats Hotel Kovalam
Surya Samudra Beach Garden Hotel
Surya Samudra Beach Garden Spa
Niraamaya Retreats Kovalam, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kovalam
#1 Family Hotel in Kovalam
#1 Spa Hotel in Kovalam
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kovalam
#3 Business Hotel in Kovalam
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