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No. 349 ,Kurakanni Village, Near Helipad | Kurakanni Village, Varkala 695141, India
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Arabian Soul
Ranked #9 of 76 Varkala B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed there for 4nigts in Varkala and felt like we are at home. Actually it's even more comfortable than my house since it has a beatiful view of sea(in case of the side room) with coconut tree and banana trees . It was very clean room with colorful wall paint and has nice garden that we could do laptop... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to stay in Arabian Soul first time in 2013 and then I kept coming back. The reason I keep coming back is the laid back atmosphere and the little garden to just chill in. Its quiet but close to everything. Just take the stairs down to the beach. Restaurants are around the corner. The staff is very friendly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We travelled by train from Kottyam, taxi to helipad and the owner met us and we walked a few yards to Arabian Soul. This is a lovely place, set back with a garden, and our room on the top floor had fantastic views overlooking the Arabian Sea. We had a verandah where we could sit out and it was really... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I had stayed at a couple of other places in Varkala before, but Arabian Soul felt like my home away from home . As soon as you walk through the gate into the garden it feels like you are stepping into an oasis of tranquillity, yet only being steps away from the cliff and beach access. I had the top... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We, a little family, travelled three weeks through Kerala. We were staying in different accommodations, even in luxury. Ten days in Varkala, staying in B&B Arabian Soul, we all loved best. Brygida created an authentic place and knows the individual preferences of her guests exactly. She and her lovely staff had given us a feeling of staying home away from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

In the middle of everything and still offside, the house is like an oasis where you can release from the busy cliff road. In the upstairs room you have the view to the sea and into the sunset. The way to the beach is a flow, especially in the early morning. The softness of the mattress let you sink deep... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

It is my second time that I choose Arabian Soul for my Christmas and New Year holiday. In the beautiful upstairs room with ocean view, where you can hear the tropical birds chanting in the morning I restore my energies. Relax compleatly by doing yoga or Taiji on the roof top. It needs only two steps to get from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Arabian Soul is a beautiful, original, characterful guest house set within a gorgeous garden and run by the most amazing and lovely hosts you can imagine. It felt like visiting a long lost friend than staying at a new destination. The decor has simple but very original touches that sets it apart from your typical Varkala GH. And the hosts... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We stayed at this lovely place for about a week. Brygida and Naveem plus the 3 dogs are a lovely team and made us feel welcome. The Guesthouse is located at the busy cliff street but 20 steps back so you feel peace when you enter the property. Our room was lovely, but became too hot during the day. Water... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I came to Varkala straight from Neyyar Dam and Arabian Soul had been recommended by a girl I'd met at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram. In the middle of what can be quite a touristy, busy stretch, Arabian Soul offers a beautiful, peaceful respite. Close to everything but quite, beautiful and calm. Brygida and Naveen are both lovely -... More 

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Address: No. 349 ,Kurakanni Village, Near Helipad | Kurakanni Village, Varkala 695141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Arabian Soul Varkala, Kerala

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