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    Soul & Surf

    South Cliff | Janardhanapuram, Varkala, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good9%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “fish tacos” (12 reviews)
    “sunset yoga” (12 reviews)
    “surf lessons” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Terrace
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    748 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 216 reviews

    Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

    I was in two minds about Soul and Surf. On one hand, it is a very nice place, the landscaped garden is a good place to relax and the rooms looked lovely. The staff were friendly and allowed us to join the surf and yoga...More

    3  Thank Claudia D
    Response from Raffael K, General Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 19 June 2017

    Dear Claudia D, Thanks for your very honest review on Soul & Surf. However much it does pain us that you have chosen to describe what we do in one word, "Overrated" when you didn't even stay with us, even though our staff accommodated you...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    Loved the guest house, the location, The service and The food. Definitely coming back. Great yoga classes and a super efficient staff. I have tried the Ayurvedic clinic across the street. Highly recommended!

    Thank mikadab
    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    I visited Soul & Surf in May and despite it being the end of the season the staff were still incredibly energetic, enthusiastic and welcoming. I had the most fantastic time in Varkala, from surfing, yoga, riskshaw tours, beautiful beaches, backwater boat trips and amazing...More

    Thank traveleverywhere94
    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    Such a perfect place!!! We planned to stay here only for three nights, but fell in love with this place straight away and ended up extending our stay four times as we just couldn't bare to leave. Hard to know where to start with S&S:...More

    Thank benawpearce
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    The place is very nice no doubt, the team great, nice garden etc But when we get there, and realized that all around, many hotels with design rooms, local surf teachers, pool was MORE than a half less expensive we was so upset ! Great...More

    3  Thank vanessa l
    Response from Raffael K, General Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 10 May 2017

    Hi vanessa I, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are always happy to hear constructive feedback however I feel like we must address your views on how we are priced. I do understand that we charge more than a lot of...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$35 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
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    Room & Suite (20)
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    Aarosh R
    21 January 2017|
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    Response from Raffael K | Property representative |
    Hi Aarosh, Thanks for getting in touch with us. Unfortunately there is no course that will "certify" you as a surfer. It is not like diving for example, where you leave with a certificate after completing a course. You can... More
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    UNNIS007
    2 March 2016|
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    Response from WestlondonnowKL | Reviewed this property |
    You do not need to stay at soul and surf to have the lessons. There was a guy in our group who was staying else where.
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    "The "quite nice" room was very nice!"
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    "Best views"
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    "Really Nice Room! Has AC and a beautiful terrace"
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    ""nice rooms bit noisier if not surfing early""
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