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The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala

4.0 of 5 Near Government Guest House | Janardhanapuram, Varkala 695 141, India
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my second trip to India and the end of a month stint the time. We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. On arrival, they had lost our booking, it took as one 45 minutes to check in. They didn't understand that we couldn't just call our agent in Australia to fix the problem, it wasn't a great... More

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

Dear Guest We thank you for your recent stay with us and time taken to write a feedback on your stay. We are glad to know that you liked our hotel and the service of our associates. We would like to apologise for the confusion on your arrival with regard to the second booking however you would appreciate that we... More

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the best luxury accommodation on can have in varkala , the beach is just 5 mins away rooms are very clean and tidy service is prompt. The service and staff deserve a hat offs , Mr Joemon and his team are bunch of wonderful and helpful people

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

Dear Guest It was such a pleasure to have you stay with us recently and thank you for those kind words of appreciation for our product,services and the associates. Your positive sentiments go a long way in keeping us motivated , set higher standards and deliver the best to all our guests. Thank you once again as we look forward... More

Jamshedpur, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I would give the stay at the Gateway hotel 10 out of 10. The hospitality offered at this resort is unforgettable. Right from the general manager Mr. Khanna to the staffs were very helpful in making the stay comfortable. Special thanks to my friends, chef Mani, chef Surya and the whole kitchen staff who made the stay unforgettable. They were... More

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

Dear Mr Sahoo All my associates join me in wishing you and your family a Happy Diwali ! We thank you for the lovely feedback on our hotel the services and associates. We are glad that you have had a great culinary experience as well. As we look forward for your future visits the team and I want to assure... More

Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at Taj Varkala was nothing less than perfect. The pleasant welcoming ambience, the eversmiling personnel, the mouthwatering food: it was soothing, just the place we wanted to relax in and unwind.Mr.Joemon at the front desk is a perfect host, a gracious person who can intutively sum up what you need and guides you accordingly. He makes you comfortable... More

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

Dear Mr Katarki Thank you for patronizing the Taj. The team and I sincerely are grateful for your time taken in posting your positive sentiments. It is also a pleasure to note your appreciation of our product , the culinary experience and overall services. It is our endeavour to provide our guest with the highest level of comfort and to... More

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived late morning good easy check in hotel looks very flashy. Waited 1/2 hour for our room as requested a sea view last minute very nice that they obliged lovely room spotless all good so far! Went down to pool while waiting for room to be ready spotted 2 sunbeds available went and sat on these only to have the... More

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

Dear Ms.Whiting Thank you for your current stay with us and for providing us with positive sentiments and feedback on the areas that could be upgraded. With reference to your experience at the pool , kindly accept our aplogies while we work on the soft skills of the pool attendant and the pool tiling. You may kindly note that the... More

Singapore, Singapore
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay at the hotel. The rooms are clean,beautiful and quiet. The food served at the restaurant had to be the best we have tasted around Kerala. Breakfast was a small affair but nevertheless it was full of Kerala soul especially the idlli, sambar and many types of curries! The chef of the hotel restaurant actually took... More

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

Dear Guest Thank you for giving us an opportunity to be of service to you during your recent visit to Varkala this month. The team and I sincerely are grateful for your time taken in posting your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are happy to read your compliments on our room and the culinary experience you had. It is also... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean and beautiful rooms. Nice to relax. Pool lovely as is pool attendant. No pressure to stay in hotel for food etc, easy to get around, down to beach etc, amazing location. We went planning to stay for 2 nights and stayed for 6. All staff really helpful and pleasant. I couldn't thank them enough.

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

Dear Guest We thank you for your recent stay with us and time taken to write about our hotel. We are glad that you had an extremely pleasant stay due to which you did extend your stay.Your positive sentiments for our product , service and associates are much appreciated and has been shared with the concerned. Thank you once again... More

Hyderabad, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights in two rooms from 19th Sept to 22nd Sept. We had a very Happy and Comfortable stay in the Hotel. The entire staff were very courteous and were quick to attend to our needs. As we had a very Senior Citizen in the family, the hotel gave her a room which is very close to... 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 elated on your ratings of our hotel on your recent stay. Our endeavour has always been to provide the best of services and product and glad that we went beyond your expectations and you have had an excellent stay. Your words of appreciation goes a long way in... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here a month back. It felt like going home, so wonderful was the hospitality. We were pampered every day by Suresh and his team. Everyone at the hotel ensured that we had the most awesome 2 days. We were plied with food since we happened to mention our favorites and though these were not on the menu, chef... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Gateway Hotel for your recent stay at Varkala ! We are glad that you liked the hotel and our services. The little touches that the team does go a long way to delight our guests, your feedback has just reassured us of this fact. While we thank you for those kind words of... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First let me start by saying that the hotel is Listed as a 5 star hotel, but it isn't. They claim to have a gym on their website and on all online agent listings (gym is one of the criteria of a 5 star hotel), but actually all they've done is put 2 single running machines in the Spa and... More

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

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing to stay at The Gateway Hotel , Varkala and for sharing your frank and forthright feedback with us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our food , liked the room , the shower area , the view from the hotel and the access to the beach . Your constructive observations about the... More

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Address: Near Government Guest House | Janardhanapuram, Varkala 695 141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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