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Palm Tree Annex

Odayam Beach, Varkala 695311, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Found a large spider in my room asked the house keeping guys to clean up the room , even after the room being cleaned up found another one again , the AC had major issue and there mosquitoes in the hotel n major problem the staff n manager don't wanna accept please avoid this place it really sucks i wish... More

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were very late to check in due to vehicle break down. But once we reached the place, all the pain which we had during vehicle breakdown vanished after seeing beautiful see. Palm annex is opposite to the sea. We had a nice view of sunset. Our room had a balcony facing sea side. The manager of the hotel is... More

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Amazing location.. all the rooms overlook the sea..very good food..especially the fish in banana leaf...the staff is very friendly and cordial. The restaurant there is at the beach.. with candle light dinners. Our trip to varkala was a short one night trip here... but personally it just wasnt enough.. will be going back there most certainly...

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Palm Tree Annex is situated at a location which you will instantly fall in love with, if you are a beach person. Listening to the sea from morning to night is such a soothing experience. From our room we had a view of the sea. The rooms are pretty decent, have a mini-fridge, hot water etc. but no TV. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We really liked the Palm Tree Annex. The room was large and clean with a fridge but there's no TV. We had one of our best meals in Kerala at the Heritage restaurant and the staff were extremely helpful. Having a balcony/seating area was really nice, but it wasn't the most comfortable place to sit - there's just a marble... More

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
28 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I have stayed in the Annex three times now. The Annex and the Heritage are being reviewed together as the Annex in merely a detached accommodation and all the services/restaurant are adjoining the Heritage. I stayed for a month during the wet season with a good rate, but as they say, 'you get what you pay for.' Although, the seas... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

If I were rating only on the extremely helpful and accommodating attitude of the staff, this would for sure be a five-star review. As helpful and friendly as we've found people to be everywhere in Kerala, these folks would be number 1. I wish I could say the same for the room. The important thing--it was quite spotlessly clean. The... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

What a great place! We arrived here directly from an international flight and really enjoyed the stay. The staff is terrifically welcoming and the outdoor restaurant located at the neighboring palm tree heritage hotel was very good and reasonably priced. Note that this hotel is away from the main varkala beach and the walk over to the north cliff varkala... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in this place and the staff were very friendly especially Safuwan the front desk manager was so kind and helpful which prompts me to visit this place if I ever came to Varkala. An ideal place for beach lovers The restaurant and food need to be improved. Ajit

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Thilakan, Owner at Palm Tree Annex, responded to this review

Dear Ajit Thank you for your stay with us..Hope you really enjoyed ..We Palm Tree team is taking the points that you mentioned regarding restaurant in respect to food also in its positive sense and will do the needful on urgent basis.One Happy News also.."We started tandoori......... in our restaurant recently"..On behalf of my entire team am sincerely apologizing for... More

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

A friend and I were traveling around Kerala for a number of weeks before coming to Varkala and staying at the Palm Tree Annex. We had both decided we would like to stay somewhere nicer than our previous locations, and were prepared to pay a bit more. However, we didn't need to worry about that. Our room at Palm Tree... More

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Address: Odayam Beach, Varkala 695311, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
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Number of rooms: 8
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