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Bethsaida Hermitage

Star Rating
3.5 out of 5



4.4 / 5Excellent
30 reviews


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Spa


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Chowara Beach
    15 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Azhimalathara Beach
    19 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Vizhinjam Beach
    6 min drive
  • Airport
    Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.)
    38 min drive

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  • Double Room NON AC

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Room, Sea View ( A/C )

    Room Amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area


Located in Neyyattinkara, Bethsaida Hermitage is near theme parks and on the beach. Napier Art Museum & Gallery and Napier Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Shri Padmanabhaswamy Temple and Attukal Bhagavathy Temple.

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Chowara Beach - 15 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Azhimalathara Beach - 19 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Vizhinjam Beach - 6 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Lighthouse Beach - 7 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Hawah Beach - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Balaramapuram Station - 21 min drive
  • Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.) - 37 min drive

About this property

Bethsaida Hermitage

Beachfront resort with relaxing spa services
A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a sauna are available at this smoke-free resort. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities. All 92 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. TVs, room service, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
Bethsaida Hermitage offers 92 accommodations with minibars and safes. These individually decorated accommodations include desks. This Neyyattinkara resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The resort offers a restaurant. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Bethsaida Hermitage features an outdoor pool and a sauna. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle and a train station pick-up service. This beach resort also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary.
Bethsaida Hermitage is a smoke-free property.
Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool and a sauna.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.



Check-in between noon - 5:30 PM

Special check-in instructions

To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.
Taxes are subject to change based on Goods and Services Tax (GST) implementation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types


Important information

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 are 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.
    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. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Property is also known as

  • Bethsaida Hermitage
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Hotel
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Hotel Thiruvananthapuram
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Thiruvananthapuram
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Resort Neyyattinkara
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Resort
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Neyyattinkara
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Neyyattin
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Resort
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Neyyattinkara
  • Bethsaida Hermitage Resort Neyyattinkara

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool


  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Russian

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Detox wraps
  • Massages


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Ceiling fan


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower


  • TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar


  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Safe

Nearby things to do




5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

Awesome hotel. Relaxing and fun.

My family really enjoyed our 12 hour stay at the hotel. The beach was awesome, maybe next we should come during the calm season of the sea. The sea was rough, but the hotel staff was there at the beach protecting us and guiding us from danger. The food in the restaurant was great. the hotel rooms were comfortable and the services were great. People were available at your need. The hammock was great and so was the pool. Our family really relaxed at this place. We also got an amazing massage at a reasonable price.

Pros: Location. Staff, Food and amenities (very clean and good pool)

Cons: This hotel seems to be more oriented towards people with physical issues and problems, rather than people like me who come for fun.

Location: There was nothing. Travel was possible, but we relaxed here itself

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Rare and unique

When we first arrived in Kovallam, my friends and I were looking for the perfect location for our one week stay. We then decided to visit a set of hotels and resorts before picking up the right place. Bethsaida did meet our highest expectations. The location is just great, it is located in one of the most charming and lovely place along the ocean with a direct access to the beach. The staff is dedicated to the guests without excess and always shows warmth and attention. The therapists exceed in professionalism, this is no doubt one of the best team we have ever met. The rooms are fine, although the furniture makes them a little bit dark in the inside, it would probably need to be refreshed to meet the competition, however that had no importance with regards to the overall quality. Definitely a unique place to enjoy.

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Prefect Relaxation...!!!!!!!!!!!

Resort was located in splendid location. Room had great view of Sea and lush green garden on either side. Well maintained room and staff were very helpful to ensure customer satisfaction.


Does not match expectations!

First of all, the hotel is not at Kovalam as claimed. It is about 15 km away which takes over 30 min drive in Kerala. It does not look like a professionally run place - it is more like a 'missionary' set up where most guests and the staff seem to be connected to some christian group. The good thing is some of the revenues from the hotel is used to support an orphanage and other social support activities, but I guess most travelers coming for a vacation are not in that mind set. There is no bar or room service. Connectivity is very poor - both phone and internet. They have a wifi but very weak coverage. The rooms are very bare and some do not have air conditioning - I got a shock when they claimed on check in that I had not 'specifically booked' an A/C room. Had to argue a lot to get one. Rooms have no safes and if you need one you have to use the ones at the reception. Further there i was no coffee brewing facility in my room and with no room service, it was a long trek to get a morning coffee!

Pros: Good views, nice secluded beach

Cons: Lot of things - see my earlier section

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
  • Disliked: Room comfort

Great sea facing location, pretty property

The property was very pretty, with helpful staff. Its on the beach with breath-taking views from dawn to dusk. Also quite private, and occupancy is largely European nationals, so you feel comfortable (not judged) in a bikini, for instance. Some things that could help Bethsaida be much better are: (a) Variety of food- the buffet food is largely south-Indian-vegetarian, good for a day or two, but there is not enough variety of cuisines on offer. If you do order à la carte, it takes forever. (b) Luxury quotient could go up dramatically if bathrooms had better fittings/ bathtubs/ premium toiletry with hotel branding etc. (b) Professional hotel management: While very friendly and helpful, most of the staff including front office and restaurant managers are simple locals without spit-and-polish. Staff needed to be reminded for simple things like a TV in the room or fresh tea bags.

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