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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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Singapore, Singapore
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This is a very good accommodation option close to the beach and restaurant area (7min walk). It seems to be family-friendly, as we saw many European families with their children playing at the pool. It also features an Ayurvedic Clinic, offering massage and other treatments by professionally trained staff. They follow the rules of no cross-gender massage so if you... More 

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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Varkala from the 13-15 Dec (pretty much peak season), and were pleasantly surprised by our stay at the resort. Ok, so without beating round the bush, I'm going to go to the Pros and Cons PROS 1. The location is mind blowing - just a two minute walk from the beach road, and just secluded enough to give... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to stay. Located just a short walk to the esplanade along the cliff overlooking Varkala beach, it features lovely manicured, tropical grounds with a big pool, a very good restaurant, friendly staff and clean rooms. We saw three rooms here: first a non a/c one which we didn't stay in once we felt how hot... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a great range of room options at all different prices, something for everyone. Our room was a bit small and poky, but comfortable enough in the end. The swimming pool is fantastic and it is just a short stroll the the beach.

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South Yarra, Victoria, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed at Akhil Beach Resort in November this year and were very nicely surprised! We opted for an AC room, although we could have just got away with a non AC as there is a fan in the room also, and it wasn't that hot when we stayed. The location is fantastic. It's literally a 3... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Akhil Beach Resort is a great place to stay for a few days. It is set within a beautiful green and peaceful garden. The staff is nice and helpful and the rooms are great! We had booked one cottage and one room in the main building. Both were very comfortable with perfectly modern-European standard bathrooms and an amazing balcony to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When nine demanding tourists turn up to be spoilt in every manner, this place knows how to cater for it. The rooms are very comfortable & have all the amenities needed. We stayed at the pool view rooms, which had floor to ceiling Windows's all along with nice views of the pool. Some of us were in the garden view,... More 

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birmingham
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at akhil for 2 nights last week. it was a last minute booking. i am basically from kerala and wow what a resort for a keralite. very very impressed. Pros: calm,serene, quiet, very traditional buildings with a fair amount of modern comforts. very laid back atmosphere, far from the bustle of the town and in the midst of so... More 

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New Delhi
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

A beautiful hotel, nice big pool, we stayed in a big garden view cottage with big bedroom, bathroom and dressing room. Out plan was to stay 3 nights however checked out after one night and reason was poor food quality, taste and service. We went to the restaurant at 8 pm. Placed the order for food and wanted to eat... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I visited Akhil beach Resort in November 2014. I took a Non AC room, which was perfectly ok for this time of the season, we were not feeling hot even though there was just a fan. The room was not very big, but enough for 2 people. On the other hand the bathroom is pretty spacious. There was 24h hot... 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:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
#6 Family Hotel in Varkala
#8 Romantic Hotel in Varkala

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