Golden Sands

Address: Light House Beach, Kovalam, Kerala, 695521, India | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Light House Beach, Kovalam, is near Lighthouse Beach, Museum Complex, Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, and Mahatma Gandhi Road.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Golden Sands Kovalam

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Kovalam

    Euro Beach

    A travel blog entry by michellendave on Jan 29, 2015

    36 photos

    ... We passed numerous lovely lakes ringed by coconut palms. We looked southward to the much calmer (than the Indian Ocean on the tip) turquoise Arabian Sea which was now on our left. The path undulated and wound through peaceful fishing villages and coconut plantations. We were surprised to see so many large Christian churches. Here and there were a Hindu temple or a mosque. People ...

    Killing Time

    A travel blog entry by travelnshit on Dec 20, 2014

    2 comments, 38 photos

    ... things with huge, pointy beaks and a penchant for flesh. I'm not gonna lie, if I was out for a morning stroll and glanced up and one of these things was circling overhead I would quite possibly **** my knickers.
    Then there are the big *******s. The one horned rhino which doesn't appear to actually have a horn. A family of hippos with a tiny hippo that ...

    Back to my future home...

    A travel blog entry by sam.tank on Nov 27, 2014

    5 photos

    ... themselves, I had to leave and just sat in a cafe waiting for the other two with a disappointing milkshake. I needed a run once we got back, paying a visit to Raju again on the way, running past my hair twin whose restaurant we'd eaten at a couple of days before purely because he was so happy that we had the same hair! In the evening Jo fancied pizza so we found a fusion restaurant where I picked out a fish from the stand out front. I am pretty much ...

    Watch your step

    A travel blog entry by pumpkinbeetroot on Feb 23, 2014

    3 comments, 26 photos

    ... to the bus depot to find a bus that would take us to the correct destination. As we arrived to the depot, we saw a rare beast....a bus with windows. The futuristic vehicle was about to depart with the reader sign blinking 'Varkala beach'. We looked to each other and with reciprocal approving nods, Cameron stopped the bus just as the wheels were making their first rotation out. We jumped on as though we were Jason Bourne trying to ...


    A travel blog entry by hayleyford on Apr 24, 2013

    8 photos

    After an 8.5 hour overnight train in 3rd class (non air conditioned) train we arrived in Varkala. It is our first stop in the state of Kerala which I had heard so much about and hence went in with high expectations. The small town has a beautiful setting along a golden beach. Arriving here and having 2 days to chill out made the horrible overnight train experience worth it. The ...