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    Soma Kerala Palace

    North Kumarakom, Chempu 686615, India
    011 91 4829 271 350
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    • Excellent40%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible6%
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    “wooden walls” (4 reviews)
    “island resort” (6 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (20 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed at Soma Kerala Palace at the end of our holiday. Although only for 1 night, it was the best decision. From being ferried on a boat, to the friendly staff and incredible surroundings...we were very spoilt. The rooms are brilliant and tell a...More

    Thank kirstevans52
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel is beuatifully located in between backwaters. The rooms are typical of king’s time.. Well maintained hotel and staff. Although the ayurvedic massage is a must to try at the hotel. Even the food is quite good..

    Thank shrin l
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Soma Kerala Palace was just a mediocar experience/ destination for back water experience.  Pros The hotel starts big with amazing welcome with shikara as hotel is off main land and is only approachable via backwater. The architecture of hotel is amazing and offers a refereshing...More

    1  Thank khandufundude
    Response from SubhashCBose, Corp.GM at Soma Kerala PalaceResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mr. Gaurav, Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thanks for your stay and feedback. We are very happy to note that you enjoyed the location, ambiance, room and its heritage charm. Yes we are back water island resort and we are transferring our guests in...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Last month we stayed in hotel soma Kerala palace, That's was one of our best stay in the entire Kerala trip. It's located on an island along the backwaters. The view of backwaters from the island was amazing. While staying in soma we felt very...More

    Thank Rochi262015
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The place seems to be so beautiful .. the view once you enter the resort is so good that you feel good about opting it as your travel stay.. but once you start experiencing it.. makes you feel you could have given a second thought...More

    1  Thank Sarabjeet K
    Response from SubhashCBose, Corp.GM at Soma Kerala PalaceResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Ms. Sarabjeet, Greetings from Somatheeram Ayurveda Group! Thanks for your stay and feedback. We are happy to note that you enjoyed your stay and thanks for compliments on the room, its traditional charm, ambiance etc. Also we have noted the concern mentioned and our...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$64 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Divdeep S
    23 June 2017|
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    Response from UshRiz | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure if uber or Ola are operating in Kerala. Taxi would be a better choice to reach Soma palace. Once you reach the parking, u need to take a boat ride to reach property...so the self drive really not going to help. The... More
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    1 December 2016|
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    Response from Madhu7965 | Reviewed this property |
    I haven't seen a double room either but the place is so beautiful that you you spend most of the time in the gardens, watchtower and near the pool, even though I had got a palace room I had got a single bedroom which was... More
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    26 July 2016|
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    Response from Shobhan82 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, As the hotel is on an island .. hence if you do prior booking with the hotel then they will arrange for the pick up. Also as hotel is at Allepey i.e outside Cochin so you will be reaching there by night fall. The... More
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    "In the ground floor room, due to wooden flooring, you can hear the sound if someone walks firmly on the upper..."
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    "Watch the sunset from the watch-tower by the pool."
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    "Rooms in the buildings with only one or two extra rooms were quieter"
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