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The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala

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Near Government Guest House | Janardhanapuram, Varkala 695 141, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i was amased by the hospitality of the staff there. from the gm to the chef ,they all were more like family members at the time of checkout. The food is yum..if chef madhi is there..then you are in for a treat. And a special mention for the GM mr nayar for making sure our stay was luxurious and homely.

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Varkala! We are grateful that you choose to spend your recent holiday with us and its fantastic to hear that the team has been able to leave you with a positive impression. Thank you so very much for your kind mention of Chef Mathi and Mr Nair. We look forward to welcoming you... More 

madurai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A colourful mix of Green gardens with the blue sea and the Cashew shaped renovated swimming pool. Nicely renovated rooms and housekeeping is fantastic. All staff are very attentive and courteous. Excellent food in the restaurant. We enjoyed our stay and the team made it a memorable one in our life time.

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Varkala! Thank you for spending your vacation with us and a wonderful review on Tripadivisor. We are glad that the hotel's ambience and its team has been able to contribute to wonderful memories of a well deserved vacation. Do look us up again the next time you have the sun, sand and sea... More 

Hyderabad, India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good value for money hotel, Very courteous, helpful and cheerful staff, and a good property overall. The GM - Mr Nair and his team took good care. Located conveniently near the beach, it's a well mantained and managed property.

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Varkala! Thank you so much for chosing to spend your recent vacation with us. We are happy to note that you've had a great stay and we appreciate your kind remembrance of the team, especially Mr Prakash Nair. Look forward to welcoming you back, Kind regards, Ashirbad Praharaj General Manager More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed as a family (we had booked 3 rooms) at the Gateway Hotel Varkala in December 2014. This was our second visit to the Hotel in the last 3 years. I would say that nothing much appears to have changed in these 3 years – either for the better or for the worse. That itself is not a bad... More 

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Varkala! We appreciate your patronage and overall a good impression of the hotel. We take your feedback on the overall agility or sharpness of the services as an area for improvement which you have consistently felt lacking at the restaurant. Kindly accept my sincere apologies. It shall be our endeavor to see to... More 

Calicut, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was quite comfortable and really enjoyed our stay. Lot of Activities especially for a family and very good location. Swimming Pool is very good and great service. Right location for family/friends gatherings...children will surely enjoy with their lot of activities..

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Varkala and thank you so much for spending your recent vacation with us. We are glad to have rendered to your pleasant memories of the holiday. Do look us up again the next time you have the sun, sand and the sea on your mind. Kind regards, Ashirbad Praharaj General Manager More 

Community of Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone of our group enjoyed great hospitality in Gateway, Varkala. Wonderful people, great rooms, nice pool, good food and wonderful beach. We were a group of Yogic travellers, which we have informed them in advance. To surprise us, every details were carefully looked after before our arrival at the hotel. They specially prepared a place clean and ready for our... More 

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent stay with your Yoga group and we appreciate you choosing to be with us for this important trip. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay and a special mention of two of our colleagues, Srinath and Aswathy who saw to every last detail of your visit. Do keep coming and look... More 

Little Rock, Arkansas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this modern and well managed hotel for only one night but it was a delightful experience in all respects. We considered it a great value and its location was perfect for seeing local festivals and nearby cultural sites. After spending several hours at the elephant festival, it was wonderful to return to the relaxing ambiance of the... More 

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Varkala! We have enjoyed having you as much as you have enjoyed being here. Thank you so much for a beautifully written review on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you took note of the flora and fauna around you and the many other delights that sometimes people overlook such the lovely birds who... More 

ERNAKULAM, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Felt like staying in home. The staffs are very friendly. Felt like staying in home. The staffs are very friendly. Felt like staying in home. The staffs are very friendly. Felt like staying in home. The staffs are very friendly.

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for spending your recent break with us and we are glad to have made your holiday a memorable one. We appreciate your kind words in summing up what we always intend to be in one word "homely". Look forward to welcoming you back, Kind regards, Ashirbad Praharaj General Manager More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a 3 night stay at the Gateway Hotel whilst staying in Varkala. On arrival the staff were very welcoming and efficient. Our room had a beautiful outlook towards the gardens, pool and sea. The room was large, clean and comfortable with a gorgeous shower room. We tended to eat out in Varkala itself, but breakfast... More 

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Varkala! We are glad that you choose to spend your recent vacation with us and from your review on TripAdvisor, we are pleased to have added pleasant memories to the occasion. Thank you for your kind mention of the team with a special reference to Matthew and Ramesh. I am sure your comments... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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140 reviews 140 reviews
55 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel recently and had a great experience. The decor and ambience of this hotel is stunning, especially the lobby with frontal view of the emerald sea. The room was comfortable and spacious and the balcony and the terrace added value for viewing the seafront, swimming pool as well as the garden.The pool is stunning. The hotel... More 

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Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Varkala! We are indebted that you choose to spend your recent vacation with us and followed that to a complete finish with a rather detailed review of the hotel on Tripadvisor. Thank you for your words of kindness. We pat ourselves every time we learn that we have been able to leave a... More 

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