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Havelia Island Resort
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1.93 mi from city centre
2.9/5 (18 reviews)
Beautiful location but poor quality/service

"This isn't worth the cost per night. The accommodation is very basic a few steps above a shed, the AC didn't work properly and there were no services, nowhere to buy a coke or beer etc. I foolishly paid up front checked out a day early and they wouldn't refund me one night. However the environment/setting ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Apr 2018

Havelia Island Resort
Club Mahindra Poovar
4 out of 5
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The price is £68 per night
1.05 mi from city centre
3/5 (1 review)
great location

"food was very very costly.......hardly any recreational activities.....swiming pool was under renovation in peak season........."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2014

Club Mahindra Poovar
Poovar Island Resort
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0.11 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (19 reviews)

"Pretty relaxing stay and the resort had lot of places to walk and explore."…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2019

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Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam
5 out of 5
G V Raja Vattapara Road, Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
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8.86 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (206 reviews)

"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!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2020

Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa Kovalam
Vivanta Trivandrum, Kerala
5 out of 5
C V Raman Pillai Road, Thycaud, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
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14.68 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (206 reviews)

"Hotel didn't inform they are going for a rennovation the week we booked, no staff, no facilities like pool and disappointing stay"…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar 2019

Vivanta Trivandrum, Kerala
Hycinth Hotels
5 out of 5
Manorama Road, Thampanoor, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
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The price is £46 per night
14.5 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (172 reviews)

"Friendly hotel staff and choice of food at restaurant.I succumbed to their billboard size spa service ads plastered on elevators. I decided to get mani pedicure. The attendant didn’t have implements or more than 3 nail polishes- mani pedi was a joke. I complained to the hotel manager but no follow ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

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Leela Backwaters Inn
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0.5 mi from city centre
Leela Backwaters Inn
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Poovar Island Beach Rd, Neyyattinkara, KL
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0.14 mi from city centre
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Over The Hill
3 out of 5
The price is £41 per night
0.88 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (8 reviews)

"Plunge pool room nice but very over priced for what you get compared to similar properties and not upto standard for the price. It is a quite unique place with a tropical feel and the manager could not do enough to help resolve any problems we had in our room but as regular travellers we expected ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2019

Over The Hill
Niraamaya Surya Samudra
The price is £119 per night
5.35 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (126 reviews)

"Beautiful location. Staff great, food good. However, had some problems with in room facilities that should have been picked up before arrival. And power drops out every day"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec 2019

Niraamaya Surya Samudra
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Pocket Guide: Poovar

Visiting Poovar

Luxury-minded travelers will find upscale places to stay in Poovar, though all visitors are sure to appreciate the restaurants, beaches, and boating. Welcoming and relaxing, this seaside city also attracts visitors with its spas, doing yoga, and temples.
  • There are 6 Poovar hotels
  • July is the most expensive month to travel here, while September tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.), 15 mi (24.1 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Poovar

  • The beach and seaside highlight the natural beauty, and Vizhinjam Beach, Lighthouse Beach, and Hawah Beach are some places worth a visit
  • Also well-known for its boating, spas, and temples

Staying in Poovar

You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Over The Hill, averaging GBP 112.08/night
  • Isola Di Cocco, averaging GBP 118.88/night
Over The Hill, a 3-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 4.8 out of 5 user rating. Also Isola Di Cocco has a 4.2 rating by guests.

Dressing for Poovar

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 33°C and the nighttime average to be 22°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 33°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • July through September averages 31°C during the day and 23°C at night
  • In October–December, the average temperature is 32°C during the day and 23°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Poovar is 64 millimetres

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Poovar?
Estuary Sarovar Portico is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 5-star resort offers 3 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Other good choices for your stay include Club Mahindra Poovar and Over The Hill.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Poovar, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Poovar.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Poovar?
Based on reviews, Estuary Sarovar Portico is a popular resort for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation option for families in Poovar?
Estuary Sarovar Portico is a top 5-star resort on Expedia for families, and features 3 outdoor pools and 3 restaurants. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Over The Hill and Poovar Island Resort. Also, attractions in the area such as Thiruvananthapuram Zoo and Napier Museum are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday to Poovar?
Estuary Sarovar Portico is a favourite 5-star resort for couples, and features memory foam beds and 24-hour room service. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Poovar Island Resort.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Poovar?
Havelia Island Resort is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool for its human guests.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Poovar?
Estuary Sarovar Portico is a top pick for your beach holiday. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Poovar Island Resort and Havelia Island Resort. Head to Kovalam Beach or Lighthouse Beach for some quality time by the water.

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