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.
Review Highlights

Nothing extraordinary. You can reach by yr own vehicle or in taxi or rickshaws. Waves r too strong... read more

Reviewed today
Kedar G
via mobile
Very Good Beach to enjoy with friends................

The beach was amazing....Enjoyed a lot with friends....The waves was awesome to enjoy with the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alappuzha, India
Read all 1,260 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nice beach” (71 reviews)
“seafood” (58 reviews)
“big waves” (15 reviews)
Kovalam, India
Write a Review
Reviews (1,260)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,133 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Nothing extraordinary. You can reach by yr own vehicle or in taxi or rickshaws. Waves r too strong and hAve to careful.

Thank Kedar G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach was amazing....Enjoyed a lot with friends....The waves was awesome to enjoy with the friends as well as with the family...

Thank Athi4u
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed well.. Childhood memories.First time climbed the top and the view from top is mind blowing...

Thank getravnair
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the one of the best lighthouse in Kerala.kovalam lighthouse is very beautiful to see.we were enjoyed so much fun on there.

1  Thank Georgethomas1996
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are lots of small shacks to visit on this beach - German Bakery & Beatles cafe. Must visit to get a feel of the city.

1  Thank a0802
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

must visit very near to country club walking distance situated at hawa beach. The beach is neat and clean

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was crowded when we went but the view was worth it.. there is some climbing on the top so people with knee problems do take note.

Thank jpatel_03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is situated quite near the resort that we had checked in and came on our way to the kovalam beach ... so we thought of checking it out.. but i must say it was worth it.. neat and clean... very well maintined by the...More

Thank Uneet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably don't have any words to explain the beauty of this place It's windy please a beautiful view of the city rice and was clear the place was extremely clean worth coming here the number of boards in the ocean very easily and I would...More

Thank Umesh S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kovalam has a group of 3 beach light house beach, samundra beach and eve's beach. Long stretch of black sand along the beach. Lots of restaurant and resort located on the beach. Beach is relatively safe for swimming but it is also crowdy. There is...More

Thank sanjayvora45
Nearby Restaurants
Anitha's Bistro & Cafe
37 reviews
.26 km away
A Beach Cafe
89 reviews
.10 km away
Malabar Cafe
428 reviews
.08 km away
Lonely Planet
157 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kovalam Beach
1,226 reviews
.10 km away
Hawa Beach
287 reviews
.92 km away
Kovalam Beach
953 reviews
.17 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Karen A
6 May 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from NagaRaj N | Reviewed this property |
Now a days Rent a bike in Trivandrum is simple like ordering a chai! yes..RoyalBrothers Bike Rentals log in_choose the bike_collect the key. ph: 8089 3672 seven five
16 June 2016|
Answer Show all 10 answers
Response from Richard B | Reviewed this property |
Sadly to answer your question there are no water sports at Kovalam Beach,you will be approached by locals to have boat rides that is the only choice available a note of caution just be careful if you or your family go... More
3 November 2015|
Answer Show all 8 answers
Response from Dhiman_Kumar | Reviewed this property |
Autos would ask for Rs 350, you can bargain. I got one for Rs 250. Taxis would charge you around Rs. 400. Taxis are private. Ola, Meru not available.