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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Estuary Island resort has an amazing location - and the estuary itself visible from the room we stayed in. The combination of rooms and cottages works well, and the resort also has facilities for conferences (which is what I was there for). The points that need improvement would be room service (rather slow) and the spread at the restaurant...

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

Dear Esteemed Guest, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! I was delighted hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us .It’s good to know that our strategic location added value to your stay. Our spread out property with its beautiful backwaters, coconut tree and lush green landscape offers a wonderful memorable experience to all guests. Here at Estuary we are...

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 13 October 2016

-Superb location -Splendid view of the sea and the point were sea and river meet -Decent rooms if not great -Restaurant is nicely located on the bank of the river -Nice vast open area near the river for evening laze out, shuttle, etc -Nicely maintained pool for kids and grown ups

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

Dear Esteemed Guest, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! We take this opportunity to thank you for your valuable feedback on TripAdvisor. It is heartening to receive your compliments highlighting the various overwhelming facets of our resort including the estuary, conveyance to golden beach, restaurant, swimming pools and our heart full hospitality. Our spread out property with its beautiful backwaters, coconut...

Tuticorin(Thoothukudi), Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The not-so-good points 1. We had to wait three hours before our rooms got ready. Even while we were checking out, another customer was not happy with the time taken to check in. 2. They had only salt water supply in the rooms. It was real salty 3. Even the water quality in the pool was not good The Good...

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

Dear Mr. Arul Raj, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort!! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. It’s good to know that our strategic location added value to your stay and the recreational activities kept everyone in your family entertained. Guest satisfaction is important for us and your review gives us a balanced insight of our hospitality. It is always...

Thiruvalla, India
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is a resort well maintained. Base rooms are also perfectly okay. Rooms at near the boat jetty is better. They have villas also.The pool villas are expensive. No other attractions near by. Enjoy the property. view at the sunset is fantastic. Views from rooms to sea and lakes from distance. The only problem is car parking. You have to...

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

Dear Esteemed Guest, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! We are elated to read such a wonderful review of our hospitality on this forum. It always feels great when we get to know that our guest had a perfect stay at our resort and that we served them well Rested amidst the calm backwaters and a lovely beach, indeed, our resort...

Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 7 October 2016

An excellent resort with very good location. Lovely place to relax. You will love the scenic beauty and nature here. Very friendly and helpful people.. We are individually thankful to reception and housekeeping departments for ensuring the our stay is most comfortable.. Food could have been a little better….

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

Dear Esteemed Guest, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! It gives us immense pleasure to learn that your family and you had a really good time aided by our cordial services and serene surroundings. ! We are much elated to gain your words of approval regarding our staff, hospitality, well – appointed accommodation and housekeeping. Our strategic location surrounded by beautiful...

Madurai, India
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Nice resort to relax. Well maintainence of garden. Neat Beach. Fantastic restaurant with multi cuisine variety. Tidy table alongside beach.Room is clean. Car parking is not covered. Access road from main road to resort is narrow. Super reception hall with kind staff to assist our requirements. Calm atmosphere. Enjoyed well.

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

Dear Esteemed Guest, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! We take this opportunity to thank you for your valuable feedback on Trip Advisor. It is heartening to receive your compliments highlighting the various overwhelming facets of our resort, our hospitality and staffs. Guest satisfaction is our top priority and your kind words work as testament for that. Once again many thanks...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Lovely property. Everything there was superb. One of the best resort we have ever stayed.. Guys, trust me you will never regret staying here. Staying in Estuary Island Resort will make your Kerala Trip more mesmerizing. We stayed in room no 210, in the main block, it was Sea view room I believe. The view from room was just fantastic....

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

Dear Ms.Gayatri, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! Many thanks for the perfect star rating and for deeming our resort as “Just Wow” Our strategic location surrounded by beautiful backwaters, indeed, offers a surreal view from our resort and we are glad that it added value to your stay. We are happy to read that our culinary team met to your...

Reviewed 20 September 2016

a beautiful property where one can relax after a tiring week. a whole bunch of staff ready to serve you always with a smile on their face. even the restaurant has improved quite a lot from what i had experienced at this very same property about a year back. always worth the money you pay

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

Dear Ms.Parvathy, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! We are overwhelmed to read such a splendid review about your stay with us on this forum. Your wonderful review had definitely made our day! Happy guests and their happy reviews are what we aim for everyday and with every check-in. The accommodation at our resort has been crafted to provide utmost comfort...

Reviewed 17 September 2016

The resort is located at a beautiful site surrounded by backwaters. Boating to the beach is another highlight. Staff were helpful and customer friendly.. Restaurant is another highlight of this place.

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

Dear Ms.Radhika, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! Thanks for taking the time to pass on your comments after your stay with us in Estuary Island. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback is a tremendous help in ensuring we continue to deliver excellent experiences to our guests. We are glad to make note of...

Reviewed 15 September 2016

The amenity is worth the stay and if you have kids they will have a good time enjoying the different games there . But to ruin the whole scenic beauty the menu card rates are far from imagination . The most shocking rates for chapathi was Rs.110 for a single piece and all the curries are overpriced . They need...

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

Dear Ms.Deepthi, Greetings from Estuary Island Resort! We thank you for sharing your valuable feedback with us on this forum. Guest reviews are always appreciated as they help us to evaluate ourselves and better our service standards. At our resort, we are committed to offer memorable experiences to our guests; Our picturesque location has always been one of our USPs...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • 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: €79 - €278 (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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“Pool view and lake view are good. Do not opt for upper floors”
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