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Akhil Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 North Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 2 nights in Garden view cottage. The service and hospitality is good at the resort especially room service is faster than restaurant .The staff is very helpful. The views in the resort are just breath taking, lush green with very well maintained place. Regarding I was little disappointed since I am a vegetarian with a family... More 

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Hellendoorn, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved my poolview cottage at this hotel. It was clean and had a small terrace with a chair and a hanging chair. It is a calm and clean place. The pool has to much chlorine I think. After 3 days my hair was bad.. But I did like to swim and sunbath at the pool! It is walking distance... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort itself is lovely. Lovely grounds, excellent food, and chalets that reflect local architectural influences rather than international bland. Now for the downsides : 1) There is no mini fridge in each chalet so chilled water of cocktails, possibly with ice, out of the question. 2) Many properties have 'surround seating' verandas which look lovely but they are too... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well maintained and clean interiors. Very close to the north cliff. The a.c rooms in which we stayed were a bit cramped, but it has a big bathroom and a sit out too. The food was good. Though it takes nearly an hour to be delivered to your table. There are lots of better options at the north cliff which... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Akhil Beach Resort for 3 days in Jan 2015. The premises is well maintained and very close to cliff. Though we had booked A/C room we never used it since the climate was very pleasant so you can save few bucks by booking Non A/C room. Pros 1. Nice swimming pool 2. 24 hour hot water 3.... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 2 weeks in January and couldn't fault it; lovely room with view over the coconut palms and swimming pool beyond; friendly staff and beautifully maintained gardens. All well looked after and high standards of cleanliness - would definitely come back as it' s so well placed for the beach and the cliff shops and restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best place I'very ever stayed in India. A large pool and beautiful garden...amazing.The guys around were cool with good sense of hospitality.Here I participated in a healing session called Areiki. It was a new experience of relaxation. Nirvana Yoga was very effective.

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Chandigarh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Akhil is a good place with all amenities but few short comings. Positives: - very near to beach and all fun (5 min walking) - beautifully designed with lots of greenery and an amazing pool - Staff was very well behaved and helpful. Few improvements: - Very average food. We ordered north Indian and Chinese cuisine. - Room size (standard)... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 17 days in January----the third time in 4 years---- and once again found it a great place from which to enjoy Varkala. Our de- luxe cottage was very comfortable and cleaned regularly-thanks Anil and his staff. The pool was lovely and the grounds maintained to a high standard. The staff here are very helpful and friendly... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First, I must admit. This is a nice property. However, based on the reviews, you would have thought this was the Shangri-La (it's not). My "stay" began with a yelling match between myself and the guy handling reservations. He was extremely rude and unhelpful. I had hoped when I got there that the front desk guys would be friendlier, but... More 

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Address: North Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Akhil Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Akhil Beach Hotel Varkala
Preeth Beach Hotel
Akhil Beach Resort Varkala, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
#6 Family Hotel in Varkala
#7 Romantic Hotel in Varkala

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