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Green Palace

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Clifftop,Varkala P.O | Trivandrum, Varkala 695141, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Green Palace after staying at a luxury hotel over Xmas. We booked rooms as walk in so were able to see them before deciding to stay. They are basic rooms with balconies. The bathrooms could do with updating but they were serviceable. Beds ok. The laundry took 3 days to get back to us - was beginning... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I have travelled quite a bit in both India and abroad. This by far is the worst place ever. Even though we had done our booking they denied us our booking. When asked they even got security and some local goon to chase us away. Extremely rude staff. From what I saw in the reception the place was nothing great.... More 

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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Stayed a week at GP, good friendly staff, goods rooms right in the middle of the cliff, if only the rest of the cliff was as tidy, local shop keepers etc throwing rubbish over the cliff & the constant harassment to buy something, also be aware of the local speeding in all forms of transport along cliff. This hotel is... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Perched precariously along the edge of cliff faces, Varkala is a backpacker mecca which is rapidly rising as a resort destination. The beaches are an interesting mixture of fishing folk and hindu blessings which is great culturally and brilliant photography. We chose to stay on the quieter south cliff but moved to the north cliff after our first night because;... More 

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West Sussex, England
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50 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We booked for three nights, stayed for six - which tells you what you need to know about Varkala in general and the Green Palace in particular! The hotel is in a great position in the centre of the cliff top, set back a little from the edge and pretty quiet (at least it was when we visited just before... More 

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Verona, Italy
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We found the Green Palace a nice place to spend few days. The rooms are clean, all of them have balconies facing the sea. the ABBA restaurant serves good food,especially breakfast. The only flaw is the music coming from restaurants nearby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Loved staying here. Rooms very clean (cleaned twice/week or there's a make up my room card). Music from places on the cliff tends to stop at 11pm but this never bothered me. The sound of the ocean is far louder. Staff are very helpful. The ABBA restaurant is excellent and popular. Currency can be exchanged at the tourist info office... More 

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26 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The hotel is in a great location, it is clean, the staff are friendly and the room is large with basic amenities. The restaurant serves great food and has wifi, it`s a great place to chill. We got a great price by just walking in and enquiring. We would stay here again for the price we paid.

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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

There're two good things in the hotel - location and the restaurant. The room Deluxe is overpriced. Dirty, broken sanitary appliances, unregulated shower, smell of old military socks. The most expensive room with the sea view is also facing the restaurant creating too much noise both late evening and early morning.

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We went back to Varkala this year and when we walked into The Green Palace it was like coming home. We really love it there, it is so friendly and charming and the position is ideal. Thank you Green Palace for the marvellous welcome and for looking after us so well. X

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Address: Clifftop,Varkala P.O | Trivandrum, Varkala 695141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Green Palace Varkala, Kerala
Green Palace Hotel Varkala

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