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End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

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End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

We are a sixty-ish couple looking for a hotel for four nights following a three week India tour. We fly home from Kochi airport but on a late night flight. We love beach time at the end of vacation - some place not too remote so we can enjoy going out to restaurants in the evening, but not too crowded. We welcome suggestions; thank you!

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1. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

" going out to restaurants" from the beach hotel: Consider Varkala beach.

" not too crowded" and more luxury : Consider Marari beach near Alleppey

Suresh P R

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2. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Hi,

Varkala beach is my suggestion. Keep in mind that its monsoon season in Kerala.

Cheers,

Arun

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3. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

As you are flying out from Kochi Airport would suggest either the Cherai beach or Nattika Beach which are quiet beaches without much crowd. However choices of restaurants may not be there at any of these places

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4. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Cherai beach is not much appealing.

Is there a "beach" over the sea wall??!

Nattika beach resort is pure Ayurveda resort with vegetarian Ayurvedic menu.

The hotel can be booked for a minimum of 7 days only.

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5. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Hello "Experience Kerala". Is is really monsoon season in November? I thought that was the beginning of the peak tourist season. How long wound it take us to get to the Kerala Airport from your recommended areas? Thanks for your input.

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6. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Hello,

The two mail airports in Kerala are Thiruvanthapuram and Cochin. The link of a map showing Cochin ,Thiruvanthapuram, Varkala beach and Kovalam beach are is here: http://goo.gl/maps/NlbUu

This will give you a better understanding.

Cheers and Thanks,

Arun

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7. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Thanks Arun from Experience Kerala. You gave me the idea to go to Google Earth to 'fly' around. I appreciated the link to the map detailing the different areas. So ... if you could choose to stay anywhere in Kerala, where would it be? Again, thank you!

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8. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Kovalam is a very nice place to stay, nice beach, nice restaurants, lots of tourists stay there. Close to Trivandrum airport, about 30 minutes in a taxi. November is not monsoon time, but don't think you mentioned you were going in November.

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9. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

Thanks Pussycat - you are correct. I failed to mention our November timeframe. I humbly posted a corrected question. Thanks for your suggestion.

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10. Re: End of holiday relaxation suggestions please.

check with cherai beach