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Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam

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Overview of Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam

Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam

5 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSamudra Beach Park5 min walk
  • Popular LocationGrow Beach7 min walk
  • Popular LocationKovalam Beach7 min drive
  • AirportThiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.)31 min drive

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About this area

Thiruvananthapuram

Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam is located on the waterfront and in an area with good shopping. Kovalam Beach and Samudra Beach Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Thiruvananthapuram Zoo and Napier Museum. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like ecotours.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Samudra Beach Park - 5 min walk
  • Grow Beach - 7 min walk
  • Kovalam Beach - 7 min drive
  • Hawah Beach - 12 min drive
  • Lighthouse Beach - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Amaravila Station - 19 min drive
  • Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.) - 31 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Jasmine Bay – Poolside coffee shop with a bar offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
  • Curries – Serves lunch and dinner.
  • Bait – Beachfront restaurant offering seafood. Serves lunch and dinner daily. Reservations required.

About this property

Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam

5-star, family-friendly resort near Kovalam Beach
This resort features 3 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 59 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include balconies or patios, sitting areas and wired Internet.
Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam offers 59 forms of accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with cable channels and pay-per-view films. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

An outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The on-site spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Tajness - A Commitment Restrengthened (Taj Hotels)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Operational Recommendations for Hotels (FHRAI - India)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (INR 800 per 24-hour period)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (INR 800 per 24-hour period)

Parking and public transport

  • Free secured, covered self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: INR 750 for adults and INR 350 for children
  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Fishing
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf
  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • DVD player
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space (6000 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • DVD player
  • LCD TV
  • Films for purchase

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa. Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 50,000.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of INR 3300 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats welcome
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 11 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 2000.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 9500.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 9500.00 (from 1 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: INR 750 for adults and INR 350 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: INR 800 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: INR 800 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 1627 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: INR 3300 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2000.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 11 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Vivanta Taj Kerala Hotel
Vivanta Taj Kerala Hotel Kovalam
Vivanta Taj Kovalam
Vivanta Taj Kovalam Kerala
Vivanta Taj Green Cove Kovalam Hotel
Vivanta Taj Green Cove Hotel
Vivanta Taj Green Cove Kovalam
Vivanta Taj Green Cove
Taj Green Cove Resort Kovalam Thiruvananthapuram
Taj Green Cove Kovalam Thiruvananthapuram
Taj Green Cove Kovalam Thiruv
Taj Green Cove & Spa Kovalam
Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam Resort
Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam Thiruvananthapuram
Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam Resort Thiruvananthapuram

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4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 151 out of 208 reviews
5 - Excellent 73%
Rating 4 - Good. 39 out of 208 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 208 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 208 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 208 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Awesome..really wonderful Superb room clean and tidy. Special request approved for morning breakfast. Very professionally hospitality.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Recconded in Kovalam, great View
Resort is beautiful, with nice beach and great view. Due to Covid no Alchool served, and the service at beach front restaurant was not good, but all the rest was great
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Fantastic property. The staff is really amazing and very personal. You’re in an oasis at the Taj and forget about everything outside of the property. Highly recommended!
Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Property overall good, the cottage we stayed in was good but the bathroom was bit aged. For the price I paid, I do appreciate it was their high season but I expect very high standard of the cottage. Staff were excellent and the rest of the facilities and the restaurants were very very good.
Stayed 9 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Staff were all excellent and attentive ,rooms were well looked after, the pool needs some work on a few tiles were missing
Stayed 8 nights in Nov 2019