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Sanctum Spring Beach Resort

Helipad, Varkala 695141, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mlbourne
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an executive room on the 3rd floor, with views of the car park and ocean from the balcony. Room was clean, big balcony, a/c, fan, T.V but no safe.Beach towels supplied on request. Bathroom was typical Indian style with no bath mat. We attended their New Years Eve Gala , which included drumming, Katikali dancing, buffet dinner &... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sanctum spring is a very nice hotel facing the helipad which is a great location if you like to be close to the restaurants on the cliff but you do not want to hear the music coming from the bars. We stayed in a large suite which had a sitting area with flat screen TV and a fridge to keep... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Nice hotel nice staff great location on helipad Rooms quite small but balcony nice with great views Breakfast disappointing as told that the main breakfast is for the yoga people which was a bit awkward Rooms clean towels provided but you can get a better hotel with pool at better price if you look around

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Hotel is ideally located right at the helipad, just a minute walk from the cliff top restaurants. The young staff are friendly and helpful, and the rooms are bright and clean. As you would expect for the price there is constant hot water, effective aircon, decent furnishings, tv - but no safe. Breakfast was ok - eggs to order, fruit,... More 

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New Delhi
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The Sanctum Spring beach resort qualifies to be a real good hotel. Our stay for two days at very clean and up to date rooms were pleasant. Just across the 50 metre helipad space starts the Varkala cliff market with rows of restaurants and artefacts shops. Since they dont have room service, like in Europe, my suggestion to management would... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We spent nine nights here with our family. The rooms are Clean and the bathrooms are very good. We attended a great cooking-class. The location is very good just directly by the helipad, about 100 meter away from all the restaurants on the Cliff. The restaurant in the hotell has GREAT and tasty food. However it takes a long time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We had a 4 hour cookingclass with the best chef on Sanctum Spring resort. What a great experience to cook 7 different indian vegetarian dishes. We highly recommend this, and so the breakfast and the good service from the staff. Malin and Thomas from Luleå in Sweden.

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Johannesburg
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57 reviews 57 reviews
35 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed here with couples and friends. It's an excellent location. Mr Anil and Shree were always around to assist. Letting us use their laptop when needed. Rooms spotless, and beach towels everyday. The location is superb. They even gave me rides to town to get food and some traditional attire. Nothing was a problem. Breakfast was limited. But we... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Stayed here for XMAS 3 days, great location on the helipad close to cliff. LIVE WIRE in shower above shower head (Suite 3) with scorch marks, extremely DANGEROUS, air con broke on 3rd night, staff were great, clean & nice garden to relax away from the hustle & bustle. Buy the brochures in room & pictures this was once a... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

It wasn't a planned trip and therefore I ended up in the non seasonal period just before the monsoon rains and was surprised that it was more than bearable and was a pleasant experience at Sanctum Springs with the coconut tree shades in front of your room and the sea breeze coming right up to you. As usual, excellent service... More 

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Address: Helipad, Varkala 695141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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Sanctum Spring Beach Resort Varkala, Kerala
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