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Skylark Hotel

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

We did not see one adult in the staff during our three-night stay. The kids in the staff were however quite accommodating and helpful, although they should rather have been enjoying the winter holidays elsewhere, instead of having to run a bed and breakfast. The room was very shabby. Severe moisture damages on the walls, to the extent that the...

1Thank 150plustax
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2014

This is a decent budget hotel, breakfast was included, eggs on toast was edible, good cup of tea, no cleaner came to the room throughout 6 nights we were there. Manager Deepak was friendly and helped us sort a few things out. There was a burglary in the night whilst we were there, don't put belongings on the tables under...

1Thank Danny276
Reviewed 8 December 2013 via mobile

As the title says, the hostel offers an ok value for the price, mainly since latter is pretty low. It seemed, they didn't know at what rate they had offered the rooms on hostelworld. We found that different booking sites stated different rates and the guy working there asked us a couple times about the price on our booking confirmation....

1Thank jonsli
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2013

A wonderful stay here. Stayed for 5 days and could stay longer! You feel right at home. Beautiful place to stay, set back a bit from the beach making it a relaxing place. You feel so welcome and if you need anything, nothing is too much for them. Great price as well. Would deff recommend to anyone.

Thank CSAmer
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Arriving well after 1am, the manager, Deepak was on hand to receive and show us our rooms. Spacious, clean and colourfully furnished - exactly what was required after a long day of travelling from the north. After breakfast later that morning, his assistant, Sundays(sp?) escorted us to the beach, which is in easy proximity. In retrospect, being slightly away from...

Thank nomad_class
New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2013

My friend Paul and I stayed here for a few nights and Deepak and his assistant (Sandase?) were both extremely friendly and helpful. The hotel has everything you need - including some nice hammocks to swing on! It is a short walk to the cliff where all the shops and restaurants are located (5 minutes). They will even walk you...

1Thank Amanda R
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 22 February 2013

We intended to stay a couple days and ended up spending 2 weeks here. Deepak, our host was very accommodating and friendly. He was able to suggest many things to do in the area and was always very pleasant. The hotel was clean and safe and just a short 5 minute walk to the cliff. The room was quiet and...

Thank Andy M
Saginaw, Michigan
Reviewed 6 February 2013

Our stay at this hotel was extremely pleasant and this is thanks to the superb staff who are very welcoming and attentive. The hotel is a short walk from the cliff but the staff made sure they walked us to the beach so we knew exactly where it is. They also make a lovely breakfast. The room was clean and...

Thank nomad172
Reviewed 27 January 2013 via mobile

Skylark is not on the cliff, ok, but it's only a few minutes to walk to the beach. The beds are sooo comfy and Deepak, the manager, definitly makes it a perfect place to stay. Was planning on 2 nights, ended up spending 4! Very good adress in Varkala.

Thank Alixtravels
Reviewed 15 January 2013

As the title suggests, the rooms and facilities were remarkably clean and cool and the beds were comfortable. The staff was great; polite and helpful in any way. Great value with breakfast and wifi included. we would definitely stay there again. Highly recommended!

Thank Robinjoensuu

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Skylark is just opened after it has been renovated with new surfaces both in- and outside. It is really fresh with new mattresses, pillows and sheets. In garden there are hammocks and a small patio. Skylark also give guests access to a kitchen. It is really affordable and worth being mentioned at Tripadvisor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Skylark Hotel

Address: Tirumvambadi Road, Varkala, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: $26 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“If you're looking for good wi-fi connection, ask to be placed in the rooms by the upstairs veranda. This also means you will have more street activity, fyi - although it isn't especially busy.”
nomad_class, 12 Apr 2013 | Read review
“The Sherrin Cottage is right across the street and run by the same people, both are very nice.”
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