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Mahabalipuram

Thu, 26 Jan – Fri, 27 Jan (1 Night)  |  1 Room  |  1 Guest

Vivanta by Taj - Fisherman's Cove, Chennai

Covelong Beach , Kanchipuram District , Mahabalipuram , 603112  |  Show on map

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  • Overall Rating

    • 4.7 Excellent  

      (based on 3 reviews)


      100% of our customers
      recommend this hotel

  • AVERAGE GUEST RATING

    • Room Quality 4.7
    • Service Quality 4.3
    • Dining Quality 4.3
    • Cleanliness 4.3

Muralidhar from Mahabalipuram, India recommends this hotel Posted:  Room Quality: 4/5 Service Quality: 3/5 Dining Quality: 4/5 Cleanliness: 4/5

Just wanted to take a short relaxing break with family and staying in Chennai, resorts in ECR were the obvious choices. Checked the availability, most of them were sold out due to Christmas/holidays. However, managed to get a room in this property. Booked through Travelguru portal, redirected from Tripadvisor. The booking procedure was easy and simple. Check-in was at 14:00hrs, we arrived at around 15:30hrs and we were welcomed with cold towels and welcome drink. The check-in formalities were over in about 5 minutes and were directed to the room. The room was good and nicely done. Good wooden furnishing and had a view of the swimming pool from a distance. The �Sea-view� room was just as what the description says :) a view of the sea from the room, far away though. The mini-bar was well-stocked with some beer, spirits and snacks. Somehow these old buildings, renovated with furnishing from �those� times doesn�t impress me much. I would rather prefer brand new fittings, furniture, etc. That�s my preference, of course. We stepped out to take a look of the property, and the swimming pool was very good and was obviously busy at around 16:30 hrs. We had a look at the beach and the bay view restaurant beside it. A nice private beach, lifeguards and security were alert. We took a ride on the battery-operated vehicle and went around the resort and it was enjoyable. They have about four or five of them to escort guests between their rooms and the main building. Some rooms can be far away and might take about 5-10 minutes by walk. Swimming pool was in general well-maintained, however, some light fittings here and there were loose. There is a bar counter beside the swimming pool. I didn�t order from there, but I presume they serve pretty much everything as in the bar. Kids playroom was closed around 19:30 and it would have been good if it was open for longer. We had dinner and breakfast the next day at Seagull. The attention to detail in service could have been better in the restaurant. Next morning, myself and my son took a bicycle ride around the property and that was fairly good. There were some activities like fish-feeding, tattoo-painting, balloon-sculpting and that was good and kept the kids busy. We checked out around 12:30hrs and the check-out was normal. Overall, it was definitely a very enjoyable stay in this place, but it wasn�t out of the world as I would expect from a name like Taj. Of course I would visit again and recommend it to friends. Seagull restaurant: we ate twice in this restaurant, a dinner and a breakfast the following morning. Overall, the taste of each and every dish was wonderful, no complaints whatsoever. However, there are a few very minor incidents that were not-very-pleasant and probably could have been avoided. I wouldn�t expect a used/stained table napkin in a 5* property, for that matter, anywhere. The table mat and the glass mat had a stain too. Obviously the table hadn�t been cleaned properly. When we pointed it out, the waiter apologised and replaced it with another one. Okay, we could ignore it as oversight, but in places like these, they should be doubly careful isn�t it? The next morning, we came in very late for breakfast, around 10:40AM, after completing all children�s activities like fish-feeding, tattoo-painting and so on. I was told the buffet is going to close in ten minutes. Normally it is until 10:30AM, and being Christmas, it was open for a little longer. Since the buffet was anyway not included in my room-rate, I wasn�t too keen, instead, I was thinking of going � la carte. It took me a while to get this information, get a table and settle down for � la carte, until the manager or someone in-charge came and explained this to us. The waiters looked completely lost, probably unsure of what or how to say the buffet was closing. We were not seated yet, but a couple of waiters asked us if we wanted Masala Dosa :) and that the buffet was closing !!! I understood they were only trying to help to ensure we didn�t miss anything :) We ordered a few items and wanted just one of them changed to another (while the waiter was still at our table taking orders) and he confirmed it, but we got the wrong item. Again, he was apologetic and requested us to have it, while he would bring the correct item soon. It was nice that he did not charge us for it, but I would expect him to be a little more careful with the orders. Again, probably one off-incident. Now the food :) For dinner, we ordered fish filets in the kid�s menu, Nasi Goreng and Pan fried Paneer. All the three dishes were tasty and with a nice flavor. We ordered a butterscotch tart with caramel sauce and icecream, that was wonderful too. During breakfast, Eggs to order was the best dish in terms of portion size and taste. It had chicken sausages, potato wedges, Egg Omlette/Scrambled Egg with 2 toasted bread slices. Chicken keema dosa was very tasty with a generous amount of keema inside. The coconut chutney was absolutely fresh and yummy. Waffles was just ok, not so great. Aloo Paratha and Gobi paratha were good, but for the same price as the other dishes mentioned earlier, it was less in quantity, could have been at least two parathas in a plate, it was just one and it disappeared in a jiffy :). Fresh fruits was good, but again too little. The food, as I had mentioned earlier, was very tasty!

Sridhar from Mahabalipuram, India recommends this hotel Posted:  Room Quality: 5/5 Service Quality: 5/5 Dining Quality: 5/5 Cleanliness: 5/5

Being outside Chennai the area is far more peaceful and situated on a nice stretch of beach. I stayed in one of the Sea View Cottages which was absolutely fantastic. The bars and restaurants were all very nice. In short a great hotel, with very good facilities and very friendly staff. Highly recommended to one and all. Sridharities and very friendly staff. Highly recommended to one and all. Sridhar

Mr. Rajesh from Mahabalipuram, India recommends this hotel Posted:  Room Quality: 5/5 Service Quality: 5/5 Dining Quality: 4/5 Cleanliness: 4/5

My two nights stay at Sea View Cottages was so very memorable. A must stay to all travelers.

  • Overall Rating

    • 4.0
    • Vivanta by Taj - Fisherman's Cove, Chennai

      (based on 1522 reviews)

  • TRAVELLER RATING

    • Terrible 24
    • Poor 71
    • Average 209
    • Very Good 541
    • Excellent 677
  • RATING SUMMARY

    • Location
      4.5
    • Sleep Quality
      4.5
    • Rooms
      4.0
    • Service
      4.0
    • Value
      4.0
    • Cleanliness
      4.5

Beach Resort Beach Resort

by 769ganeshb on November 23, 2016

The amberince as the receiption area is very good. The sea view from the receiption area combined with the access to the Beach was awesome. The facility is maintained very well and the property management is well connected with the local community. Great Place to relax along with the family and friends.

A perfect leisure stay close to sea this Diwali vacation !! A perfect leisure stay close to sea this Diwali vacation !!

by _drdesaisatish on November 23, 2016

It was a perfect leisure stay close to sea this Diwali vacation with family . Fantastically located resort close to beautiful sea with lovely sand . Just lazing around within the resort - taking a dip in to the sea in evening - playing games at the beach including a bike ride - refreshing back in to a large swimming pool with few drinks along - having wonderful choices of restaurants especially close to beach with cool soothing breeze spoiling you all the time - was a great experience. Small but nice rooms - Good sea food . Live Music at the restaurant was a treat. Fantastic experience.

Paradise in Chennai Paradise in Chennai

by Avidtraveller68 on November 22, 2016

A very nice relaxing resort very close to Chennai. It is about a hours drive from the Chennai airport so you can just take a cab rather than avail the hotel cabs at less than half the cost. We booked online and had a little problem which was amicable resolved over 3 days time. Check in was a breeze and we got our rooms well before 2:00 P.M. Thus, I would say hotel staff was very accommodating and gracious. Food @ all the restaurants was good and we enjoyed the entire variety for the four days we were there. Overall a decent place and well-curated gardens, gym and small beach area.

Par Excellence Par Excellence

by Meeta18 on November 21, 2016

Absolute perfection. Right from Front Office staff to house keeping to room service... everything was top notch... The bufffet breakfast spread.. the buffet dinner spread.. the evenings spent at upper deck and by the beach side would cherish for a very very long time..

Stay at Fisherman's Cove, Chennai Stay at Fisherman's Cove, Chennai

by Iwasthere1979 on November 21, 2016

We stayed for two nights at Fisherman's Cove..they have a brilliant location right on the beach.We found plastic bags in the water on our visit to the beach for a swim. Wouldnt recommend for a swim. The staff was friendly and helpful. The swimming pool was good to take a dip on a hot sunny day. The entire campus is lush green and ideal for a quick corporate team meet or events to be organised. Breakfast buffet was good and food served was delicious. The best rooms are the ones facing the beach.

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Demo Trip Sea view cottages/villas are the best!

by kankana_deuri on January 2, 2017

Demo Trip Sea facing cottages or Villa

by TravelFreakSonu on January 1, 2017

Demo Trip Choose the New Section of Rooms or the Sea Facing Villas

by Anubhav J on December 27, 2016

Demo Trip Chose the one facing the beach

by Vicky H on December 27, 2016

Demo Trip Not recommended if visiting for a beach/sea...Intercontinental near Crocodile bank, just some kilometers down the road seemed much better

by Soubir D on December 27, 2016

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  • The primary guest must be at least 18 years of age to check into this hotel.
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