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Park Hyatt Resort and Spa and the Leela Kempinski in Goa top the list for family fun and comfort
New Delhi, March 2011: TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest and most popular travel site, with more than 40 million monthly visitors, today announced the top 10 family friendly hotels in India.  Park Hyatt Resort and Spa in Goa takes top honours’ for being family-friendly.
The TripAdvisor rankings unlike any other hotel honour in the world are based on the experience of millions of travellers from India and around the world.
All the top ten family friendly hotels are located among popular holiday destinations of Goa, Kerela and Rajasthan. Kerala emerges at the top with the most number of family friendly hotels followed by Goa & Rajasthan.
The choice of activities & entertainment at these locations which offers something for everyone in a family, as also the helpful & attentive staff, makes these properties the most recommended for family vacations especially with young kids.
A TripAdvisor member reviews his stay at the Park Hyatt Resort and Spa in Goa This was our 3rd visit to the hotel, and this time we were with 2 other families with young kids...The food - we ate buffet mostly - was outstanding this time; and had enough variation each day to keep kids and us happy. Oh yes! The most splendid water bodies in Goa - so kids once again had endless hours of fun sliding, jumping and making merry. “
A TripAdvisor member comments on her stay at the Taj Green Cove Resort, Kovalam, “I was traveling with my 2 year old daughter. It’s the most peaceful setting I've ever seen and my husband is in love with this resort since day 1. They really pamper you especially if you have a baby along. Hotel staff is excellent. They are very polite and very helpful”.
A TripAdvisor member says of his family’s stay at Vivanta by Taj , Jodhpur, “Our kids loved the pool, the early evening puppet show and magic show, as well as the live music at meals. They also played ping pong in the ornate strategy room. We enjoyed our meals there very much and thought the dishes were non-routine and well prepared. The staff were very attentive and we felt pampered”.
“If you are traveling with kids, it’s important to look out for hotels that are equipped to cater to kids in terms of service, food and entertainment. With this selection of the top ten family friendly hotels, travellers can pick the right hotels in India for family fun and ensure that everyone gets the best out of a well deserved family break,” said Mr. Sharat Dhall, Managing Director, TripAdvisor India.
Top 10 Family Friendly Hotels:
Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa
The Leela Kempinski Goa
Coconut Lagoon
Jai Mahal Palace
Vivanta by Taj - Hari Mahal, Jodhpur
Ramada Resort Cochin
Taj Green Cove Resort
Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Goa
The Zuri Kumarakom
Old Harbour Hotel
The Trip Advisor Indian site launched a little over 2 years back already attracts over 3 million unique Indian visitors a month. Its popularity as one of the top travel sites in the country is owing to its large quantity of content on Indian destinations and hotels in the country coupled with the growing trend of Indians’ planning their trips based on the experiences of other travellers’.
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*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Media Group Sites, Worldwide, August 2010
***Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, August 2010