Villa | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This is a very spacious apartment, clean , modern,and very comfortable, its self contained , you have your own garden and furniture,also a terrace/roof garden to chill out,it is set in a quite road, surrounded by tropical flora,and coconut trees,if your looking for a relaxed holiday, this is the one for you ,we can arrange tours,trips & shopping expeditions,yoga ,massage & Ayuvida treatments can be arranged on the property,taxis and rickshaws are in abundance ,but if you like walking,there are plenty of beautiful places to stroll of to ,& also a bird watches paradise .
Beaches, supermarkets,banks,ATM, chemists , restaurants, (veg & non veg) ,gift & jewellery shops all within walking distance, you will find Kovalam a very tourist friendly resort,with loads to see and do, or if you wish ,just sunbath on one of our glorious beaches.
We can also advice on dentistry, opticians , massage,and executive check-ups.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lighthouse & Sandy Beach 1 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Trivandrum International 10 km, Nearest railway: Trivandrum 14 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, Staffed property|
|General||TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
We have ceiling fans through out ,fly screens on the windows and doors,it is very private with your own front door,(self contained), floor tiles throughout , ,spotlessly clean, European toilets, showers with hot water,
beautifully furnishes throughout,set in a quite road,but within easy walking distance of all facility's,
The property is down a private road,with just 3 other property's around.
|Further details outdoors|
Our property is 11 years old,and is full maintained & painted every year,both the cottage & villa have garden furniture ,with sit-outs, we have potted tropical plants around the property,and have the most fabulous roof garden that you can use,half is covered by an open roof,where you can read a book ,chill out and relax with no one over looking you,there are also day beds, fans,relaxing chairs ,a swing chair,& tables to put your drinks on !,it has beautiful views all-round,or you can sun bath in the luxury garden out side, the choice is yours.
I am sorry but we cannot book any one in for less than 1 week, if you are thinking of long term rental, we can come to an agreement over the rent.
We don't mind what time/day you arrive, and will arrange for you to be picked up at the airport, which will take about 20 minutes.
The South India region
Kerala has so much to offer ,something for everyone, whether its sightseeing, bird watching ,culture, history,or just relaxing - at Alleppey you can board a converted rice boat ,from there onto Kochi,an historical city,loads to see,with their famous Chinese fishing nets-, Periyar wildlife sanctuary -Munnar,,with tea fields , & the Western mountain Ghates, the list is endless.
Trivandrum is not far away,& can be reached by local bus,with shops & markets galore, beautiful fabrics waiting for you to have something made by the local tailors,also a zoo, the famous Padmanabhasvami Temple,Art Galleries,Veli Park & Museum,so much to see & do ,the list is endless!
The climate is good all year round, in April & May the temperature can be rather hot ,& humid !
With every thing on your doorstep,an abundance of restaurants & gift shops, rickshaws & taxis available at reasonable prices ,there are - Ayurveda treatments,- massage,- beauty parlours, dental practice, and opticians, all at very competitive prices to suit every ones pocket.
Loads of beaches to choose from, quite ,or ones with more going on,or if you wish you can use one of the hotels pools at a small cost.-loads of restaurants serving" catch of the day ", also vegetarian & vegan .
If your into walking,there are plenty of scenic routes for you to travel.
Always festival of some sorts going on ,whether it be elephants,Temples,or fire walking .
Or if you would rather sit and sunbath, & relax , the choice is yours.
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12 Feb 2014
"Lovely time at Alarek Villa"
We have just had a wonderful two weeks staying at Alarek Villa. The resident owners, Angie and Den, were really friendly and helpful - both before we arrived and when we were there. They helped us t… More
17 Jan 2014
"Great Chill out"
I have just returned from a relaxing holiday staying @ Alarek Villa, the villa is very spacious with a bathroom in both rooms. the villa is in a ideal position close to the beach which is in walking … More
16 Jan 2014
"Wonderful as always"
We stayed at Alarek Villa for 3 weeks from December through to January 2014, both the villa and colttage have had a refurb, bathrooms and kitches all re-tiled, sofa's recovered etc, Angie has don… More
20 Dec 2013
"Fantastic place to stay"
My husband and I stayed at Alarek Villa for the second time in November 2013. If possible, it was better than in 2012. Angie has redecorated and refurbished both the villa and cottage, making both s… More
16 Aug 2013
"THE place to stay in Kovolam!"
Firstly I'd like to apologise to Angie n Den for this late review, only 18 months late, sorry!We were picked up at the airport by Kuinny with a garland of flowers each! It was great not to have t… More
17 May 2013
"Alarek Villa - The perfect holiday rental"
Looking for a property to rent in Kovalam? Look no further. Angie & Den's Alarek Villa has everything you need for a stay in idyllic Kerala. Clean and spacious and well designed, Alarek villa is … More
12 Mar 2013
"Fantastic place to relax and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime."
I have never relaxed so quickly on a holiday anywhere in the world. Angie, Den and their wonderful staff made us feel at home from the minute we were picked up at the airport by Kuinny, their manager… More
21 Dec 2012
"Escape from the Hustle and Bustle"
A perfect place to rest and explore. Alarek Villa is a cosy, homely spot with everything you could want. The beach is a beautiful 10 minute walk through coconut trees and past a little temple. I found… More
5 Nov 2012
"Fabulously situated cottage"
This is my third time in Alarek cottage. Superb helpful staff and fabulously clean I found it the perfect place for me. With a short walk to Samudra Beach through tree lined palms I felt really safe… More
3 Jul 2012
"Wonderful India Experience"
Alarak Villa and Cottage are ideally situated, only moments from the main road yet in a peaceful and tranquil setting. Both are full equiped with everthing you could possibly need for your stay, they… More
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