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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
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    Maadathil Cottages
    397 reviews
    #1 of 97 Speciality lodging in Varkala
     
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    749 reviews
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    InDa Hotel
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    #4 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Krishnatheeram Ayur Holy Beach Resort
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    11 - 15 of 216 reviews

    Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

    Great Vibe! Best food in the area. Yoga was awesome as well as the Surfing. A really great bunch of people that operate the hotel. The views of the Ocean are incredible and we manage to spot some Dolphins which was the cherry!

    1  Thank Andrew J
    Response from Raffael K, General Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 10 May 2017

    Hi Andrew J, Thank you for such a lovely review. We are really happy to hear that you had a good time with our team and at Soul & Surf.

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    I took myself to Soul & Surf as my first solo holiday. The staff went out of their way to make me feel super welcome and ensured I had the most special birthday while I was out there. I'm neither a surfer nor a hugely...More

    1  Thank Ruth M
    Response from sionarose, Guest Relations Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 16 March 2017

    Thank you for such a lovely review Ruth and for being such a lovely guest, we really enjoyed having you stay and getting to celebrate your birthday with you! We'd love to welcome you back again for more surf, yoga and cake :) Best, Siona

    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    .... they would be hard pressed to beat this place. Beautifully designed. Understated and relaxed. Fantastic food , surfing and Yoga. And staff who care about what they do, care about each other and care about their guests. As one of their posters says "Be....More

    1  Thank CharlieHiscocks
    Response from sionarose, Guest Relations Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 16 March 2017

    Charlie we loved this review thank you so much! I'm sorry I didn't get to say goodbye to you before you left but as you didn't get to stay for longer this time why not make a return trip? We'd be delighted to have you!...More

    Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at Soul&Surf with three friends for six days. It was kind of perfect. Awful journeys, sprained ankles and scooter accidents didn't even come close to ruining our holiday, because of all the wonderful and kind people that work/volunteer at Soul&Surf. Emails were answered...More

    1  Thank Ruby L
    Response from sionarose, Guest Relations Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 8 March 2017

    Hey Ruby, thank so much for the brilliant reviw! We loved having you girls to stay and we're so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us, sore ankles and dodgey scooters aside! Come back and see us again some time :) Best, Siona

    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    I'm a 60+ year old, lost my wife last November and was wondering where single old guys go on holiday. I read about S&S in a Guardian article (ten top winter yoga retreats) and decided to try it out. I'm so glad I did! I...More

    3  Thank Chuggly
    Response from sionarose, Guest Relations Manager at Soul & SurfResponded 8 March 2017

    Charles this is such a lovely review thank you so much. You know full well how much everyone loved having you stay and we're all hoping to see you sometime next year, either here or in Sri Lanka. Just make sure you stay for longer...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • 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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    Traveller (195)
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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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