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Poovar Island Resort

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Dublin
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Place is tooooo quiet!!no music at the swimming pool(even indian).. mainly old and indian people. Not many things too do in general! Nice location surrounded by kerala backwaters! ( only good thing)milion better places than this...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ended our Kerala trip at this Resort and it was a great setting, with boats to take you to and from the resort via backwaters which was lovely. The staff were great and the rooms were adequate, but the main pool requires update. The Ayurvedic village was very nice and hoping to book that next time as ayurvedic area...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Poovar Island Resort with my wife and kid for 1 night. The most amazing part about staying at this property is the fact that one has to take a boat to reach the hotel. And the entire journey in the boat which lasts for about 20 minutes is through a very dense plantation of coconut trees on...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was stayed in Land Cottage, rooms are nice, clean and quite peaceful. Swimming pool is also nicely maintained. Food is good but not best. Atmosphere inside resort in amazing, you can feel nature around you.

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Thank Vinay T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nestled among the lush greenery away from the hustle and bustle of the city this resort is a perfect getaway for family and couples to spend some quality time with nature. Quite a huge resort, this resort is placed perfectly in the Poovar island looking at both backwaters and the sea which can be reached by boat from jetty 32...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very bad Swimming pool all tiles are broken. Pool table is chargeable Not for family avoid to come. No indoor game So please avoid this property please don't suggest anyone to go Food is good but in jain food their is limited varieties

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Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is very lovely, people friendly, room was clean...however, when I went to check out, they wanted me to pay...AGAIN. I had a confirmed booking reservation, complete with payment showing as "Paid in Full". They informed me the site I used was not yet 'active', therefore they had not received my payment. BUT they DID receive my booking. So...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is my third visit to this place , every time I go I see changes, which is all for good , it was a very good experience , well maintained resort , with good service and varied experience . it is suitable for leisure and ayurveda

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

poovar island website quotes "You will only feel peace and tranquility" and this would be absolutely true had it not been for an annual conference of Volvo Construction being held there for the 2 days that we stayed there... during the day there were noisy team building activities going on and in the evening there was loud music and partying!...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Deluxe Floating cottage for three days at the end of Jan.2017.The resort and the floating cottages are very well located. There were several issues that the management seems to have overlooked. At night the lights in the front of the cottage switches off when keys are removed and when trying to get in there are no...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enveloped in serene Kerala backwaters, flanked by the Arabian Sea on the East and the majestic towering Ghats to the West, opening out to the ocean and a dream golden beach, Poovar Island Resort is a tropical paradise. Swaying coconut palms, endless golden sands, the ultramarine of the ocean, emerald backwaters, crimson sunsets and lush green vegetation create a magical ambiance around you. It is the ideal remote getaway location for a quiet holiday in spectacular natural surroundings. You can choose between floating cottages and land cottages for accommodation and enjoy a boat cruise along the palm-fringed shores of bewitching backwaters.Poovar Island Resort has 78 cottages offering a range of accommodation options. 56 rooms can be used as triples. The bathrooms come equipped with Jacuzzis, bathtubs or rain showers. 48 rooms come with a hammock in the terrace.(78 rooms - 39 Land Cottages, 10 Ayurveda Land Cottages, 05 Superior Land Cottages, 08 Premium Cottages, 12 Floating Cottages & 04 Ayurveda Floating Cottages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Poovar Island Resort

Address: K.P. VII / 911 Pozhiyoor, Puvar 695 513, India
Region: India > Kerala > Puvar
Price Range: €66 - €101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Poovar Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Poovar Island Hotel Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Hotel Poovar Island
Poovar Trivandrum
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“Floatel experience would be good if you don't mind paying more otherwise book a land cottage next to Ayurveda village for good privacy”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book a room off the water. Quieter and less humidity issue.”
 of 5 bubbles lorrainem801, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose the room away from the private group if there was and ask for a ground floor room to enjoy the hammock.”
 of 5 bubbles hthak119, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“opposite the river”
 of 5 bubbles rahulgautam, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best View , the floating cottages seem ok.”
 of 5 bubbles RakhiGupta2006, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
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