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Hindustan Beach Retreat

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Papanasam Beach | Janardhanapuram PO, Varkala 695141, India
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Ranked #14 of 40 Hotels in Varkala
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Johannesurg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Set on the shores of the beach with amazing views from the room and the restaurant, this is ur ideal holiday destination. Totally enjoyed staying at this hotel - great service, eager to serve and excel at that, rooms of great comfort and luxury. Reception staff also eager to assist additional tours. Food was of great quality and taste. Waiters... More 

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stay at Hindustan Beach Retreat was so good. TVs are out dated models and difficult to operate. Food was good. Sea view from our rooms made our stay pleasant. Rooms were clean & comfort to stay. Sleep quality was also good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Hindustan for two weeks it was a ok price and fantastic location don't get me wrong!! BUT? The room was full of mould and made me have a reaction the cleaners would leave cans etc in room for days and also we had some stuff go missing from our room and had nothing done about it! Defiantly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were very happy with our 4 night stay at the Hindustan. It's on a small beach just south of the main cliff beach in Varkala. There were many Hindu priests set up on the beach doing pooja ceremonies. We were there doing Diwali and the ceremonies seemed to peak during that time. It was really interesting to observe. Every... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I spent two days ( 2nd and 3rd October, 2014 ) at Hindustan Beach Retreat, Varkala with my wife and daughter. This hotel with a splendid view of Arabian Sea in front with all its nature and greens on the south cliff, made our Varkala trip memorable. Rooms are perfectly maintained with always smiling and sincere staff members. Food quality... More 

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The hotel was good, just at the varkala beach.The Rooms were excellent. The major problem was, the Rooms booked were not provided in time due to which our time was wasted. The same was made available much later. Though the hotel upgraded one room as a compensation for not able to provide at check-in time i.e 12.00 noon. The hotel... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

5 star tariffs but 3rd class amenities. Misguiding images on internet and statement of hotel "right on the beach"....in fact the small beach infront of the hotel is not usable as its been used to conduct ceremonies on the departed souls...called Sraadh (thidhi etc.)....so staying on the beach gives you a feeling of staying next to a grave yard. Smelly... More 

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights, and found it pleasant. the staff were courteous, particularly the pool attendant . Rooms were clean , and the food good value and tasty. There is currently a refurbishment and the outside front of the hotel has scaffolding up which mars the sea view, and encourages pigeons which can be a problem. No balconies... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Picked this one for a group get together..18 adults and 6 children. The location is excellent I'd say..just on the beach! You get a good view of the sea from the room. The rooms are spacious and was well maintained. The front office executives are courteous and friendly. The food was so..so...nothing great about it.

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Rituvík
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights as a family in April. Great rooms, clean, a good restaurant with a very good view to the life on the beach. The staff were friendly.The children enjoyed the pool. Varkala beach can also be recommended.

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Address: Papanasam Beach | Janardhanapuram PO, Varkala 695141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hindustan Beach Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Hindustan Beach Retreat Varkala, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Varkala
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala

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