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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

I don´t know why we thought it was a good place... the rooms are big, but the things are not in a good state. The bathroom was dirty, the AC was not working in some of the rooms (We stayed with friends). Lights are low... the energy of the place is weird. The attention for breakfast was not so good.... More 

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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

The location is good close to the lighthouse beach. Manager was helpful and friendly. Room was reasonably clean but the cleaning staff did not clean the rooms during my stay of three days. There was no hot water facility and attached toilet was pretty basic. I was charged extra INR 1000 per day on arrival. This was not reflected in... More 

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Thank Vickri
Bengaluru, India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Yatra.com goofed up in my booking of another hotel in kovalam and offered me this hotel as an alternative. The reviews looked good and hence I accepted the alternative reservation ... what a big mistake I did. I arrived at this hotel and found that you have to walk for about 50 meters in a very narrow passage (< 1... More 

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4 Thank Rakesh C
Trivandrum
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Clean and well maintained room with a sea view balcony. Delicious complimentory breakfast. Very friendly staff with excellent service. Rooftop restaurant had a great view of sea. Very tasty food. Buffet dinner is cheap. Like to be there on next new year.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Grand Sea in Nov 2014 Very Good Hotel Good Food Wilson and all the staff was very helpful I will stay here again next year Well Done and Thank You Everybody at Grand Sea Reg Coventry UK xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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Stirling
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64 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I have stayed at Grandsea Hotel on three previous occasions and I have always enjoyed a good room and good service. I was promised Wifi everyday but it never arrived. I don't understood why this was a problem as the last time I was here they had wifi in the reception. You can't claim wifi when it is not there... More 

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4 Thank DaveStirling
Ghaziabad, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2014

didn't find this hotel good for family. This is far away from kovalam beach, there is no clear sea view. Hotel room was very small and cramp. AC was not working effectively. Wi-fi was not working. no food service, one has to go outside for lunch or dinner.

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PrasadChandra, Owner at Hotel Grandsea, responded to this review

Dear /sir Many Thanks for sending this type of a review."Night Mare". you can read another 47 reviews are posted there.That is the Experience of 47 people. Almost 40 foreigners they posted their good experience in my hotel very well and they posted excellent. I know very well why you are posted same like this night mare ,because You are... More 

Warsaw, Poland
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2014

Very nice, quiet place to stay, with very friendly staff, Spacious room with the balcony with the sea view was a perfect start for our vacations. The breakfasts are standard for India (toasts, tea/coffee, juice, sometimes eggs).Very close to the beach (2 minutes walk to the Light House Beach). Several restaurants (non-veg) and shops are just nearby. Right in front... More 

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Thank zplecakiem
Frankfurt, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 6 February 2014

A nice hotel with friendly staff, which are always wanting to help and solve any problems. The rooms are tidy and clean. There is enough space to feel well and relax after the treatments. Rooms are available with ac and fan or only with fan. Perhaps there should be some safes in the room. The beds are comfortable and I... More 

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Thank Toti2014
Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 February 2014

Arrived on 07.01. until 02/04/2014, we had a great time at the hotel in Kovalam Grandsea Indien.Le staff very decent and clean. spacious and clean rooms, the price is a little high, but compensated by good and friendly service. It is sure that I'm not going to India in a five star hotel. the price for this quality is justifiable.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Grandsea hotel is situated in a calm place which is only 50 meters away from the Beach near to Lighthouse. Kovalam is quiet little town with greenery all around. Coconut, bananas, pineapples, papayas, ginger, mangoes etc are its wealth. Two beautiful adjacent bays bestow glamour to Kovalam ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Grandsea

Address: Light House Beach | Vizhinjum PO Kovalam, Kovalam 695521, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kovalam
Price Range: £14 - £38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“don't waste your money on this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles rakeshkc, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have a good balcony and partial sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveStirling, 3 Aug 2014 | Read review
“2 minutes walk up the hill from Light House Beach”
 of 5 bubbles zplecakiem, 26 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Seaview rooms are really nice, you can see the amazing sundown.”
 of 5 bubbles Toti2014, 6 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Nice room, nice balcony, some worries with the water pressure and hot water is not always the appointment. Lack of hook to put the mosquito nets. It is necessary that the hotel organizes rooms with mosquito nets, for he who does not know can have sacred surprises.”
 of 5 bubbles RaoulE_13, 5 Feb 2014 | Read review
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