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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

This year was our second visit to Philips small and friendly hotel on nellikunnu beach. It didnt disappoint. This really is a one off. Philips natural warm hospitality and friendly helpful advice and service skill make it a unique experience. His small staff of Ambi and Raj the Nepalese chef round off the front of house. Everything is on a...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We've just returned from 12 days at Kadaltheeram, the main part of our first trip to India. We stayed there in the second half of January. Philip and Ambi, the owners, provide the personal, relaxed, welcoming, non-formulaic service you don't often find these days. Spent our days relaxing under the coconut palms, enjoying Raj's great food in the restaurant, swimming...

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Uk
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Spent a lovely week here last year at Easter. Booking and communication was easy, Phil was pleasure to deal with before and during our stay. He organised Ambi to collect us from the airport in his beautiful old Ambassador car. We took a Kerala house, no A/C but the fan and breeze sufficient. It did get a little warm during...

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2013

We have just returned from a 2 week stay at this guest house and enjoyed every minute. The initial sight was a shock as Kadaltheeram is reached down a very bad road with enormous pot holes and then you have to walk along a very narrow alley. Then you reach Kadaltheeram and you're in for a wonderful surprise. We had...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2013

Cannot get a reply to any emails, phone calls to the numbers listed on their website. After 3 days still waiting for a reply to my email enquiring about availability . No one replies to the Indian numbers on their website. The U K number asks to leave a message and the U K mobile number quotes an Indian mobile...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2013

We didn't stay here as we had hired a Beach House further down the beach. We did however eat here 4 times during our 2 night stay on the beach! The food was really great & Philip the owner was very helpful. They also allowed us to do 'take away' at lunchtime on a large tray and we just bought...

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Rather late writing this review. Stayed here in January 2012 for 1 week, as part of a month holiday traveling in Kerala and tamil nadu. Stayed in the Keralan beach house. Our room was lovely. We could hear and see the see from our room. We ate all our meals here, the chef raj is a genius, the prawns were...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2013

Only 25 minutes away from the main train station and international airport. We made our way down a small narrow road going through the village full of smiles and friendly people. We stayed in one side of Kerala House, a traditional Indian building with a palm roof. Inside was spotless and very well kept with a fridge and tea making...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2013

We stayed next door to Kadaltheeram Beach Resort, but felt like we were staying there as Phil looked after us so very well! The food, cooked by Raj, was delicious and the views, the sound of the water, and the great company made our time perfect. A perfect retreat from Delhi life and bustle. Thank you Phil for being so...

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Seaford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2013

During our January 2013 stay close to the Kadaltheeram Beach Resort, on the beautiful and unspoiled Nellikunnu beach, we quickly discovered this delightful beachside Resort and Restaurant. The food is excellent and reasonably priced, and for most of our stay we ate breakfast, lunch and dinner there as we found it to be the best and most enjoyable restaurant in...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small Hotel in an Indian village next to the beach where you can see everyday Indian life going on around you. All rooms have sea view. 20 mins from airport,10 minutes from Kovalam. Ideal place to relax and experience India rather than just visiting it. All rooms have mini fridge,tea making facilities, en-suite, private balcony. Lower garden area onto the beach with sun beds, hammocks where you can relax under the coconut trees. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kadaltheeram Beach Resort

Address: Nellikunnu, Kovalam 695521, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: $47 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Kadaltheeram Beach Resort Kovalam, Kerala
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“If you want good sea view, upstairs rooms are the choice”
 of 5 bubbles blani, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Nearest to the beach: Kerala house”
 of 5 bubbles 86jennys, 22 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Main building is less basic than the two traditional thatched Keralan cottages nearer the beach . Ground floor accommodation of main building does not have air con but was kept suitably 'cool' by overhead fans. Loads of space including 2 bathrooms and kitchen. You would not really want to cook your own food due to excellent food by Raj.Temperatures end of Jan/start of Feb were in low 30s.”
 of 5 bubbles 577lesleyc, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Room with sea facing balcony or the kerala style houses near the beach side.”
 of 5 bubbles In_Aj08, 6 Nov 2014 | Read review
“There are only 12 rooms.both with balconies and with a view”
 of 5 bubbles diestecristina, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
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