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Thapovan Heritage Home

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to send Tanya for Ayurveda treatment, she had an accident in her childhood after which she was unable to raise her hands fully, at 60+ now I was very surprised that the doctors were able to rejuvenate her body and she now has not joint issues and can raise her hands and stretch that which she... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Awesome ambience. Specially I liked the Orchids. Almost every house has a sea view, though it's not accessible. The owner is really nice and so all the staff people. There are two sections. I would say talk to them and try to get a room at the lower section which is at seaside. I stayed in upper section.. but still... More 

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

GOODget the rooms which are at the below section of the hotel to get an amazing view and a clean private beach of the hotel. the room service... We arrived in March for what was to have been the grand finale of our trip to India, anticipating a relaxing beach-front oasis along the...

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1 Thank Purushoth K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

get the rooms which are at the below section of the hotel to get an amazing view and a clean private beach of the hotel. the room service was average and the rooms too but the beach and the location and the view was the best in the world.

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

We arrived in March for what was to have been the grand finale of our trip to India, anticipating a relaxing beach-front oasis along the Arabian Sea. What we found was perhaps the most magnificent accommodations we had seen in the country, with a huge BUT: very noisy huge dredging equipment in the adjacent water and on the adjacent beach... More 

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

We loved our stay. The meals on the terrace overlooking the Arabian Sea were great, the staff delightful, and the Ayurvedic massages were excellent. Our rooms were lovely and the gardens beautiful. We loved swimming in the Arabian Sea near the resort.

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

My wife, four friends and I have been there in December 2015/Jan. 2016. Thapovan is more an excellent recreation center and not just a hotel. Thapovan has a fantastic seafront location in a palm grove or A/C cabins uphill with a marvellous view over the ocean. We like to mention the arrangement of the individually “hidden” Bungalows under the palm... More 

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Reviewed 7 January 2016

I visited this resort in the month of november with my husband and three year old daughter. the moment you reach this place you are transpoted to a world of quiet and serenity. this place has two properties one hill side and the other beach front. we booked a cottage on the beach front. and when it says beach front... More 

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Reviewed 18 December 2015

I booked this hotel after reading many good reviews on Trip about how amazing the hotel is but unfortunately apart from the good landscaping and view from the room everything else was disappointing. Our room was nice and clean (non a/c beach house) and had a good view of the sea. Beach was clean in patches as they are making... More 

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Clare, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

A beautiful setting, with fantastic views, but the bedroom was poor, looking very tired, and old furniture. Th beach could be fantastic but is about to be ruined by the emergence of a massive roadway approach to a new port being constructed just about 100m along the beach. We believe that about half of the complex will be acquired by... More 

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Additional Information about Thapovan Heritage Home

Address: Nellikunnu, Mulloor P.O | Thiruvananthapuram District, Kovalam 695521, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: $68 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thapovan Heritage Home 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Thapovan Heritage Home Hotel Kovalam
Thapovan Heritage Home Kovalam, Kerala
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#7 Romantic Hotel in Kovalam
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