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Maadathil Cottages

Odayam Beach, Manthara Temple Road | Edava, Varkala 695311, India
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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

you love a place for so many reasons, this place has them all, I just got back from there and couldn't wait to write my review, first time in verkala and that place made it. a small family owned cottages makes everyone feels invited and relaxed, the staff were so friendly and helpful they make you feel like there is... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my 4th stop on my recent trip to India, and it was a warm welcome and contrast to what came before as I had just gotten sick on a houseboat on Kerala Backwaters. We were greeted by the most friendly and helpful staff, carrying our bags but going out of their way with genuine kindness. The cottages themselves... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These cottages totally live up to the reviews. They are beautiful, clean, comfortable and the perfect distance from Varkala cliffs. The guys are totally amazing and attentive. One night we get stuck in a monsoon storm on our way back from dinner and one of the guys was waiting for us as we stumbled home through the darkness with a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean rooms, comfortable bed, very close to the beach and wonderful staff. One of the best places I've stayed in India. They were quick to respond to emails, accommodated an extra 2 guests at an hours notice and ensured we had everything we needed. The rooms and bathrooms are very nice. The walk to the main part of varkala is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These cottages are paradise. Hidden away from the tourists and the noise, Maadathil is the perfect spot to enjoy the ocean, see the stars and be surrounded by fireflies. Pleasant 15min walk into town that is very safe. Location is everything and these guys get it right. Rooms are spacious and beds are comfy. Lovely service and nice food. Highly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my family (i myself am a native of kerala) from US chose maadathil cottages based on several excellent reviews of the cottages, and we were not disappointed at all. we stayed at the cottages from 19-20 September 2014.If you are like us who like to enjoy the solitude and serenity of the sea this is the place for you. The... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maadathil Cottages is the perfect laid back, tropical vacation get away. We originally booked four nights but kept on extending our stay. The hotel consists of eight cottages situated beautifully under palm trees right by the cliffs and the ocean. In the back you have a big pond with lotus flowers. Our cottage was simple, but nice, with a well... More

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time in Varkala - visited last week. Quiet & nice looking cottages - we took Lotus which had two balconies. We were bit hesitant after driver took us through narrow passage right over the cliff facing sea but worth it. It's being run by family who is very supportive and will leave no stone unturned to... More

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Avigliana, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Everything was fine,the place is a real heaven!personnel kind!we just loved it,the lotus pond was great and amazing,the sound of ocean Wakes just mesmeriSing!we had a great time with our family.our son loved the frogs and the pond,the sea side and the food.we would love to come back in a better season,we were there du ring monsoni time,but the weather... More

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Berlin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Very very beautiful and quiet location with beautiful and clean cottages and very friendly service!!!!!!Just the right place to relax!I have been to many other places in Kerala before and have to say that maadathil cottages is the most beautiful and relaxing place by far and i will definitely come back!!!!

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Address: Odayam Beach, Manthara Temple Road | Edava, Varkala 695311, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
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Number of rooms: 4
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