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Hamburg
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Hey, if you are looking for a cheap room in an expensive area like Varkala this is just your perfect solution. The price for the rooms are just a dream compared to what is available elsewhere around. Good but simple for sure. This is India and not at all India.

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London
Reviewed January 24, 2013

First things first.. there is definitely no sea view.. I think they are getting confused with the Bamboo House Hotel which is in front of this one. I stayed in the main house, Downstairs and yes it was dark but I only paid 300 rps so couldn't complain to much. Hot water comes in buckets but this is normal for...

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Reviewed January 19, 2013

The place and the rooms are not to bad. Its not definetly with see view like someone is writing below. But the man running this place is just not normal and he ruined our firt 3 days there. We told him we want to stay minimum 3 days, but if we find good joga place, we stay longer, maybe 1...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed December 20, 2011

Reviews I saw made me wonder, but this place was great! I think all of the room are ocean veiw with a balcony... it is not a big place as far as number of rooms. The rooms was HUGE with a full kitchen, granite counters, ceramic/marble floors, and carpet. It was very clean and everything worked great. The bed was...

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Manchester
Reviewed November 9, 2008

We stayed here for 2 nights and couldn't wait to leave. It's dark inside so you cant really see whats lurking! This dark interior is a particular style in Kerala and when done correctly is stunning but this room stank of smoke and felt dirty. It wasn't just the mosquitoes and the dozens of beetles that emerged in the bathroom...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 10, 2008

Ended up here on recommendation from Villa Anamika, and couldn't be more different. The exterior is made of bamboo (not to be confused with the Kerala Bamboo House which which you walk through to get to the beach), and looks great on first sight. We had a room in the main building on the first floor.The rooms are somewhat dark,...

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Address: North Cliff, Varkala, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range: $36 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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#12 Top resorts Hotel in Varkala
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“Just talk to Joshi, the owner. He will provide you with what you want.”
 of 5 bubbles selbst, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the room before you accept. Cockroaches are the norm but check the bathroom carefully.”
 of 5 bubbles 10_Downing_St, Jan 24, 2013 | Read review
“I assume they are all the same, and nice!”
 of 5 bubbles seeyos, Dec 20, 2011 | Read review
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