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    Golden Sands

    Light House Beach | Thiruvananthapuram, Kovalam 695521, India
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    2 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 October 2014

    Read the below three comments and i really felt all are written by one person from the language used and with purposefully intention. I stayed at this hotel so many times and i again booked my stay here for my vacation. One thing i agree,...More

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    Reviewed 10 October 2014

    I was stayed in that bloody resort from 6/10/2014 to 7/10/2014, really i had mirracle experince, that is not a beach resort it was situated near light house beach inside of gully area, we could't find through GPS, it was situated in gully area very...More

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    Reviewed 6 October 2014

    This is the worst hotel expericen in my 20 years travaling. It is very dificult to reach to hotel. staff does not understand any other language insted of local. No wifi, No internate. No room service. No intercom. If you will order something , it...More

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    Reviewed 4 October 2014

    Strictly, not to go with a name of the resort or its pic on its website. very poor property with very poor location. Also, its very difficult way to reach property as the way to reach is nonlikeable. No wifi, no intercom, no proper staff,...More

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    Reviewed 30 July 2014

    we only stayed for a day. The hotel is located on a very good location however the way to the hotel is slight nonlikeable. Its a very thin unattractive way which leeds you to the resort. however when you enters the resort its quite cool....More

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    Room Tips
    "Get a higher floor room if you want more privacy as the ground floor rooms overlook the main areas of the..."
    ssyap84, over a year agoRead review
    "i suggest dont go any body to this hotel"
    prashanthadv77, over a year agoRead review
    "Please do not select hotel. This will waste your money and spoil your mood."
    Niranjan2007, over a year agoRead review
    "Not recommended at all, and if at all want to stay, than go for super delux room."
    sandeep_shah_2014, over a year agoRead review
    "all the rooms in the hotel are pool viewing."
    EktaPathak, over a year agoRead review
    "Book a room that faces the pool. The view of trees from the balcony is a good sight"
    The_Junkie, over a year agoRead review
    "Choose at Ground floor ,Because NO Lift here"
    Rahul_myadvice, over a year agoRead review
    "All are good rooms,but i like the top floor rooms.specially pool facing"
    Sam_jhons, over a year agoRead review
    "there are rooms with pool view as well as greenary"
    sanjaymalhotra1981, over a year agoRead review
    "There is no lift, so a room on the top floors is not to be recommended if you find it hard to climb stairs..."
    sundbom, over a year agoRead review
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