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Reviewed 28 November 2015

Visiting the resort for the second time after a gap of 7-8 years. Once again I was impressed with the service and natural beauty. Top Attractions: a) Kerali Massage - Please do indulge in the fantastic bouquet of services offered. Prices pretty competitive with other resorts. b) Beach - Best time to visit is in the evening after 5 or...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Pritam, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your recent stay at Estuary Island Resort. I was delighted hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us and that once again your expectations were exceeded. It is a pleasure to know that our well-maintained accommodation added value to your stay and made it...

Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the resort for two days in November 2015 What you will like - 1. The resort is beautifully constructed with great landscaping. 2. The resort is along side the Neyyar river. A boat ride of 2 minutes (offered free once a day) takes you to the Golden Beach. The beach cannot be accessed by road so it...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Satish, I would like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your recent stay at Estuary Island. I am delighted that you were able to enjoy our resort location especially the overall ambience and beauty of our resort. Our spread out property with its beautiful backwaters, coconut tree and lush green landscape...

Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this beautifully located resort for 2 nights n it was pleasure staying here....check in was smooth n v were greeted by staff nicely... cottages r nice ...funny part is that they still charge for WiFi connection ...its really unacceptable... but food quality is nice n complimentary breakfast is nice....staff at restaurant especially appu n ajesh were very...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Anil, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your lovely review following your recent experience at Estuary Island Poovar. It is always so great to hear such positive feedback from our guests. I’m even more pleased to read you received excellent welcoming from our front desk staff, and outstanding service from Appu & Ajesh at Ripples...

Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We visited the "resort" on 18.11.2015. We were in for shocks. The food was of very bad taste. Inspite of asking the management to improve the quality, nothing was done. Most of the time we had to remain hungry. Moreover, the resort is dimly lit with no proper illumination. While coming to coast, we were asked the charges. Upon protest...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr Dilip, Sunny greetings from Estuary Island Resort! We thank you for your valuable feedback on this forum. Our endeavour is to offer our guests with the best of services and we strive to deliver the same, however, we would like to sincerely apologize to you as we were not able to meet your expectations. As a resort, we...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 16 November 2015

The location is superb, the service is amazing, the staff is friendly and the food was delicious. Worth every penny spent! The rooms are nice and clean. We enjoyed the boat ride in mangroves in early morning. It is best time to watch variety of birds. The complimentary drop to jetty was quite enjoyable. The hotel offer lot of recreational...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr, Dinesh, I am pleased to read you had such a wonderful stay with us, and delighted you received excellent service from all our staffs. I will pass all your comments to them and as well to the chef as he will be happy to know that you enjoy his food. It’s good to know that our strategic location...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 15 November 2015

We did not stay here but spend a good amount of time in the afternoon lazing in the hammocks and also had our lunch in the restaurant. Ripples is a beautiful restaurant overlooking the estuary, good food and service. From the looks of it this estuary/sea facing property is worth visiting for its calm and silence, serenity and hospitality. This...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Ripples Restaurant on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to read that the outlet Ripples in Estuary Island Resort lived up to your expectations in terms of food and service. We always try to provide the highest standards of service throughout our restaurant and Resort, and are continuously striving to...

India
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We went to Estuary Island on a business trip as a group of 20 people. We travelled by train from Chennai to Trivandrum, a tempo traveller took us to the backwaters. Two boats from the resort were waiting to take us by the backwaters to the resort. That journey was only the beginning of the beauty that we were to...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ms.Gita, I would like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your recent stay at Estuary Island Resort. I was delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us especially the overall ambience and beauty of our resort. It is always so great to hear such positive feedback from our...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The check in is an experience if you opt for a ferry service from their parking bay. The resort is accessible by road and by boat which gives you a better choice. Beautifully located amidst the coconut palms and well maintained property. I stayed in their main building with a balcony view. Good to opt for some quality moments if...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Sasi, Thank you for your review following your recent visit to Estuary Island Resort. I was delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable stay with us and that in particular that you were impressed with your arrival experience through our ferryboat. I was in particular delighted to read your comments on our well maintained spread out...

Reviewed 10 November 2015

Estuary Island resort located in Poovar is an average resort. I stayed in the property for 2 days in room no 211. Issues which I have faced are as follows :- 1: Smelly lift : Lift smells badly. It becomes absolutely difficult to spend even 2 min inside the lift 2: Late Check in : My rooms are booked in...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review on this forum. We are disappointed to learn about your less than perfect experience at our resort. It is our endeavour to ensure our guests experience the best of hospitality and the inconvenience that you faced during the stay is regretted. The concerns raised by you with the lift have been taken...

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 9 November 2015

This was the offer I booked for through their site: Estuary View - King Bedded room with attached Balcony Special Offer for Brand Website Guest: •Complimentary Buffet Breakfast.-->Got it •Complimentary two (2) nonalcoholic beverages from mini bar --> They refer to the pepsi and 7up cans in the mini fridge •Complimentary high speed Wi-Fi internet access for the whole stay.-->We...

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KeralaThomas, General Manager at Estuary Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Rajesh, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. However I am very sorry to read that you were unhappy with the service you received from the team here while you stayed with us. As you know we pride ourselves on providing a personalized service in Estuary Island Resort and this case we...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Estuary Island is world class resort located at Poovar, near Trivandrum in the state of Kerala, India. The uniqueness starts from the natural setting - where a lake, river, sea and beach meet. True to the name in spirit and substance, its a four some island experience, one would cherish in all aspects. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Estuary Island Resort

Address: Poovar P.O., Puvar 695525, India
Region: India > Kerala > Puvar
Price Range: $86 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Estuary Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Estuary Island Hotel Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Estuary Island Puvar
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