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Akhil Beach Resort

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pool and food was great, but a bit too far from cliff to walk in dark by self. Room was below average, clean, but small and dark, as have been ill, not very comfortable, for spending long periods,of time in. Couldn't get room with a/c so changed hotels which they were very good about

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location: Close to the Varkala Cliff - around half a kilometre away from it with an entry through the back gate. Around 15 mins from the railway station. Rating: 3.5/5 Rooms: Average rooms/ cottages in terms of furnishing etc. Basic looks of the room in terms of interiors have scope for improvement. Most rooms are provided with a balcony and...

1Thank Vineeth_r_c
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice and cosy family resort with pool, offer ayurvedic treatments and yoga classes. Perfeclty situated aside (5 min walk) from the beach walk and the sea. Friendly and helpful staff. We've been there twice and would love to return for another relaxing stay.

Thank Nina U
Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The apparent advantage of the hotel is its territory, this is a Garden of Eden, there are blooming trees and flowers, birds sing their serenades, in the shade of the palm trees are cozy seating areas. The rooms are simple but comfortable and cozy. A good supplement to them are balconies - thanks to which my standard room was a...

1Thank Lyu Y
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I came there as an outside guest. I really enjoyed the pool's size and surroundings, it also proved to be one of the cleanest in the area. However, the management insisted on charging for the whole day although I came for 2 hours only - right before closing time - and there were almost no people there. They didn't serve...

2Thank Vesna H
Reviewed 9 October 2016

An excellent location to hang out. Room was neat and pool well maintained. Excellent food, especially sea food . A few minutes walk to the the awesome cliff and exotic beach. Morning and evening walk through the colourful Tibetan Market and sea facing restaurants is indeed relaxing. B. Balacahndran & Family Trivandrum

4Thank Aswathy M
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We appreciated the reasonable prices for a largish fan room with balcony/pool view. Good daily cleaning service and very clean pool. Restaurant has a limited menu, but poolside and room service plus cheaper beer make up for what's missing. We stayed ten days in early October. Easy walks to North Cliff, restaurants and shops.

Thank ChengduLiz
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The resort provided a good stay for me and my family. The pool view cottages that i had booked turned out to be nice and spacious. I felt the highlight of the stay was the pool...it was a well maintained one with beautiful garden surrounding it. But the staff were not keen on enforcing pool etiquette and hence we had...

1Thank ganesh b
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

These guys are a definition of day light robbery. The staff is least interested about hospitality. HAD A DEAL FOR COTTAGE ROOM. SINCE ITS OFF SEASON.. I GOT 2 COTTAGES FOR 3500. The deal was made through phone with Mr Ashwin. Today after a day in the pool with my family and kids.. we placed order for food. Even after...

1Thank Ajay K
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We were here in low season so it was pretty empty. The grounds and pool are the best parts..our kids lived in the pool, which was well maintained but probably too high in chlorine (better too much than too little!) Staff were all friendly. They have loungers and pool towels at the pool. We stayed in a cottage with 2...

1Thank Guelph_Dawn

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Akhil Beach Resort

Address: Beach Road | Kurakanni, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range: $39 - $5,834 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Akhil Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Akhil Beach Hotel Varkala
Preeth Beach Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Varkala
#7 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
#7 Family Hotel in Varkala
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“We loved the view from the 2nd floor pool view deluxe”
 of 5 bubbles Ramasita2014, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Wifi has a slow speed and works intermittently.”
 of 5 bubbles elfrex, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you take a torch, there are no lights around the area between the hotel, the beach and restaurants.”
 of 5 bubbles tutmosis3, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Go for the cottage if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles rts101, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go for the pool view room.”
 of 5 bubbles Friendly_trip_lover, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
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