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    Kaiya House

    Kaiya House,, Varkala 695141, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “roof terrace” (30 reviews)
    “other guests” (38 reviews)
    “walking tour” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Terrace
    Pool
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    91 - 95 of 344 reviews

    Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

    The moment we stepped in Kaiya House we liked it! Debra has put a lot of love in creating this beautiful guesthouse. She's very welcoming and made sure my husband and I had a very pleasant stay. We stayed for 2 nights, but could have...More

    Thank MHVoyage
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 12 January 2016

    Thank you so much for your kind words and the speed of getting your review in. I also enjoyed meeting both of you and I'm really happy you had a nice stay with us. I hope we meet again!

    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    As an older, single, woman, I could not have had a better experience than what I received at Kaiya House, thanks to Debra. No matter what, Debra will take care of you while in Varkala. She helps guide you through the town, the culture, the...More

    Thank Rosemary D
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 11 January 2016

    It was wonderful to meet you and I thank you so much for sharing the story of your brother and his ultimate sacrifice for others. I have watched "Heroes of the 88th Floor" 3 times, unbelievable story of courage and integrity. Thank you so much...More

    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    I stayed at Kaiya after being on the road in India for almost 3 months. Debrah, the host, was a godsend: a kinder, more empathetic, and considerate host you will not find. Kaiya house is clean, green and the roof is off the charts. Each...More

    Thank Aakaanksh P
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 6 January 2016

    Thank you so much and thank you for going and coming back. It was lovely to meet all of you. I enjoyed our chats and stories also. And yes, agreed, the internet can be a source of frustration. Keep changing our plan in hopes of...More

    Reviewed 24 December 2015

    We originally intended to stay for 3 nights at Kaiya House but within 24 hours of arriving had extended it to 5 nights! Everything about our stay was perfect. Debra is an incredible host- so welcoming and helpful and she goes out of her way...More

    Thank klmdt
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 6 January 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to do a lovely review for us. it was really nice to meet you and so happy you decided to stay longer. I hope we meet again.

    Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

    I stayed at Kayahouse for 8 nights, double as long as originally intended, even sacrificing an already bought train ticket because I didn't want to leave. I arrived with a severe cold I catched in the mountains and was treated verry well (with lots of...More

    Thank Urs H
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 21 December 2015

    It was lovely to have you stay and so happy you extended. Wild energy with the Modi visit. And yes, guest comfort is first along with security which is the reason I open the door when everyone comes home, need to make sure all of...More

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    11.9 km
     
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    810 reviews
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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$31 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
    • #3 Family Hotel in Varkala
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
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    Traveller (217)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (14)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (171)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Ouseph M
    14 December 2016|
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    Response from KaiyaHouse | Property representative |
    There are loads of New Year's celebrations all around Kerala.
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    Hazel T
    21 August 2016|
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    Response from tradergirl | Reviewed this property |
    I would echo the other answers - bikinis are really for tourist beaches. The sacred beach is not the place! Modesty still prevails in much of India... and why not? I was there December - April and the monsoons were about... More
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    Nilanthi P
    1 August 2016|
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    Response from dodge | Reviewed this property |
    No it does not have private beach access but to my knowledge nowhere does. It's a ten minute walk to the public beach. However you will not be disappointed staying here. Deborah & her team are the best.
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    Room Tips
    "We loved the Indian room!"
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    "Excellent help and service, Good location, Reasonably Priced"
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    "All rooms are very differently themed, check them out 👍 I love the Indian one"
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    "All rooms are different, equally nice though. Some Have AC, some only fan."
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