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Magnolia Guesthouse

#15 of 43 Hotels in Varkala
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Odayam Beach Road | Odayam, Varkala 695141, India
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magnolia Guesthouse provided us with a beautiful private villa, set within a gorgeous garden, a stones throw away from the lovely Odyam beach. Lillimore was the perfect hostess and had some great recommendations of places to eat. Our rooms were cleaned daily and any requests we had were met by Lillimore. Magnolia Guesthouse is in a great location, far enough... More 

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Sebastopol, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean, really helpful hosts and very close to the beach. It's out of the heavy tourist area and as we had breakfast on the beach we saw the local fishermen and eagles overhead. It's normally warm but they don't have hot showers.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The Magnolia guest house is nice. They have 2 rooms facing the seaside, one family room partly facing the seaside and one family room facing the back yard. Unfortunately we had the last one. For anyone who wants to relax in peace and read books the rooms facing the sea are ideal. The beach and a good restaurant are only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

Magnolia guesthouse varkala according to us is s very. Beautiful , fantastic , attractive and budget Friendly hotel. The beach is awesome and the staff and the Management were very friendly and helpful. Overall very nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

I liked it very much ,and i got what i expected ,a nice place to stay and I got all Information that I asked for.A lovely surroundings and nice swimmingtours in the near beach.I can recommend this accomodation !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Plus points - the owners are very friendly and helpful, the accommodation while basic is very good value, the location is very peaceful, wifi very good Negative - the beach has gone! (this was disappointing as the area is described as having a beach, it may be a seasonal thing due to geographical factors, i'm not sure, option of air... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

A fabulous place to stay for a while and enjoy the view,peace and a host who is just perfect to guide you into this divine spot of Kerala.Clean room,clean bedding and privacy.Second honeymoon for us made possible by a guesthouse that is five stars.

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Hoi An, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Stumbling upon the Magnolia Guesthouse via Tripadvisor was a very lucky find. Perfectly situated at the Northern End of the spectacular cliffs of Varkala, it's well out of the traffic, yet just minutes away from top restaurants in the main tourist area and beautiful walks up and down the coast. The rooms are fantastic and it was the host, Shah,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went to magnolia guesthouse varkala for two weeks from 1st week of february to the middle of february and boy we had one of our best times of our life.The room we stayed was spacious comfortable and infact absolutely fabulous. The walk along the beach was one of our highlights of the entire India trip.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Magnolia Guesthouse is situated just back from the sea a short walk to Odayam beach. Lillemor is a lovely host and the property is set in tranquil gardens with the friendly next door restaurant happy to deliver delicious local food at any time. They make the best Fish Biryani we’ve had so far in India! We stayed in the Magnolia... More 

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