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    Hill Top Ayurvedic Beach Resort

    Papanasam Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
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    Traveller (13)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good40%
    • Average14%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Concierge
    Laundry Service
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    The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala
    761 reviews
    #3 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Clafouti Beach Resort
    282 reviews
    #24 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Akhil Beach Resort
    398 reviews
    #16 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Kaiya House
    364 reviews
    #1 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
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    Reviews (49)
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    1 - 5 of 33 reviews

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for 4 nights in June. The room was good, clean, comfy and spacious, had AC and an ensuite bathroom and sea views. The balcony was nice but not clean unfortunately...ants and food rotting on the sill - which seems easily rectified so...More

    Thank jessmcd1985
    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    This property has an outstanding location overlooking the sea and this won us over when we initially checked in. Ernesto, the guy managing the front desk was really friendly and helpful and provided us with most of the local information. The room was nice but...More

    Thank Shom_Blr
    Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

    Except for great location on mid-cliff this hotel has not much to offer. Simple rooms, low service standard, no cleaning, many power cuts (which lead to awful hot nights in the room without fan or a/c). Breakfast options nice at Tibetan Kitchen with sleeeeepy staff.

    Thank Ulf S
    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    We arrived here after a long trip down from Cochin. The staff were friendly and immediately made us feel very welcome. Our room was basic and clean, but we were expecting more for what we paid. We were grateful to be able to drop our...More

    Thank Blunds68
    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    This hotel is below the standard we expected. Bed linen was clean but the pillows and mattress was disgusting. We were only staying 2days so we put up with it as the position was fab over looking the beach. On the last day I slipped...More

    Thank lynn20142014
    The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala
    761 reviews
    #3 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Clafouti Beach Resort
    282 reviews
    #24 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Akhil Beach Resort
    398 reviews
    #16 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    Kaiya House
    364 reviews
    #1 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 Spa Hotel in Varkala
    • #24 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
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    Traveller (13)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (21)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
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    Kaiya House
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    .98 km away
     
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Ellena F
    16 February 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "Deluxe Twin Room with Sea View"
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    "Give it a miss"
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    "Choose the Sea Facing room in the first floor."
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    "It was quiet and pleasant, first floor is recommended."
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