We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Karuna Residency

Traveller (12)
Room & Suite (3)
Ratings and reviews
8 reviews
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor37%
  • Terrible63%
30 Dec 2015
“Avoid this hotel”
3 Dec 2015
View all reviews
Location and contact
Main Road, Kollam, India
58.3 km to Trivandrum Intl Airport
17 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
View nearby attractions and restaurants
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Reviews (8)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Checked in here on the recommendation of lonely planet however I would advise people to avoid it. The room was filthy, incredibly hot, full of mosquitos, no natural light, no clean sheets, no WiFi, no toilet paper, no bin. Staff were not helpful either when...More

Date of stay: December 2015
2  Thank MattsTravels1
Reviewed 4 December 2015

This is the second time I have reviewed this and TA seems to have deleted my earlier one. If not, forgive me but I will say it again - this place is awful. Do not stay here and if you do beware. It is alive...More

Date of stay: January 2015
1  Thank Zumtinelz
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Avoid this place at all costs. It is unkempt, airless, cramped and really depressing all round. We had one sheet for two beds, which were covered with a weird cracked leatherette material, a suffocating, grimy bathroom and no window. I thought about getting some knock-out...More

Date of stay: October 2015
1  Thank Deirdre C
Reviewed 12 March 2015

The management is very friendly, but the place is not. Rooms are extremely baic, small, hot, stuffy, and have only very small windows. There is one bed, no towels, no sheets. There are not many budget places in Kollam, so if you are on a...More

Date of stay: February 2015
2  Thank EdDeF
Reviewed 6 September 2014

The rooms are small. The bed had oily spots on it. There was a half-full bucket on the bathroom floor. I left my backpack and went searching for other options. Found the Nani hotel, AC and much better room. Karuna residency is basically boxes for...More

Date of stay: June 2014
1  Thank S J
View more reviews
Traveller (12)
Room & Suite (3)
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 nearby hotels
Hotel Sudarsan
23 reviews
.37 km away
233 reviews
.78 km away
Shah International Hotel
28 reviews
.89 km away
The Vaidya Hotel
32 reviews
.89 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 94 nearby restaurants
Wok & Grill
206 reviews
.55 km away
Ramees Restaurant
178 reviews
.88 km away
Marco Polo
20 reviews
1.42 km away
Mahal Food's Biriyani Hut
17 reviews
.89 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 57 nearby attractions
Thangassery Light House
268 reviews
2.03 km away
Thirumullavaram Beach
50 reviews
3.52 km away
R P Mall
39 reviews
2.65 km away
Rameshwara Temple
9 reviews
4.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Karuna Residency staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Go somewhere else."
17 Nov. 2015
Read review
"If you have no other choice but to stay here, check your room very thoroughly for holes in floor, ceiling..."
7 Feb. 2014
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing