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Varkala Marine Palace

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had 3 nice evenings here. Rooms were clean, had hot water and room was spacious. Mosquito net provided. Had a balcony with a couple of chairs to relax and we enjoyed the garden with sun loungers also. Staff were friendly and helpful. Great location for varkala beach, just step outside the hotel. Can walk in 5 mins to main stretch... More 

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Reviewed October 16, 2016

Location : There is another hotel called Varkala Palace – so be careful with your GPS – ask for the Helipad and Hospital and then theres a small very narrow lane leading to this resort. View : Well Maintained – my sea facing cottage rooms were extremely spacious – quite huge – had a small kitchen with mini fridge with... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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3 reviews
Reviewed October 14, 2016

We stayed in the Queen Room with Sea View for 2 nights.. The room is very spacious with large mattresses.. Bathroom is clean.. Got a nice little Kitchen area.. The location is excellent facing the sea.. Staff was very forthcoming whenever any help was required. I would say this place is value for money because of the location & service.

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Thank rathanraj
2 reviews
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Service is excellent. Rooms are right next to the beach. Food is ok. Mr. Bhaskar who manages the property was very courteous and extended good support. Resort arranges pick up facility as well. So reaching there is a cake walk.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

We spent 4 days of our Varkala vacation in this homely property. Excellent service by Bhasker and Vishnu. The USP for the property is its location right on the beach. Varkala is less commercialized on the beach compared to Kovalam and still virgin beach feeling is there towards cliff side. All commercial hub is on the cliff where one will... More 

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Forest Hill
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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have just spent 2 nights at the Marine Palace and would highly recommend the property to any traveller looking for an authentic Indian hotel situated in arguably the best location in Varkala. What the Marine Palace lacks in modern facilities it more than compensates for in classic Indian architecture and traditional charm. The owner Mr. Bhasker... More 

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Trivandrum
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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

We went der with our kiddo in room number 19.. was a very pleasant experience.. bhasker n all other staff very welcoming.. best stay ..ever.. v cud watch sunset.. the cottage was set in very traditional way.. food was good.. restaurant staff also good..

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Thank reshmasivasaga
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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for three nights. This hotel is right on the beach. We stayed in the second floor rooms. The room was quite large, had two big beds a small kitchenette and a restroom. It was very neat and was cleaned everyday. The staff was extremely courteous. The restaurant was really awesome. Overlooking the beach, from the breakfasts to lunch... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely resort right on beach. Old yes, run down perhaps, but oh so charming and beautiful. Gardens and surrounds tranquil, Rooms clean, breakfast good, views amazing, staff lovely. Loved our two nights here, would definately recommend.

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Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Not well maintained. But beautiful location and lovely staff. Peeling paint and bathroom door wouldn't close. Beach side and hence great view. Couldn't try out the restaurant so can't comment on the food.

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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are one of the prime properties as far as Varkala is concerned owing to our location. We are rightly on Papanasam beach, ideally in between the north & South Cliffs. We do have road accessibility inside to our resort. We offers 6 sea face extra spacious (suites) high end rooms, with private kitchen, attached toilets, balconies overlooking sea, running hot water as the specialties. Three rooms are on top floor, made in traditional Kerala style wooden cottage types. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Varkala Marine Palace

Address: Varkala Marine Palace Pvt Ltd Papanasam Beach Janardhanapuram,, Varkala 695141, India
Location: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range: $23 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Varkala Marine Palace Hotel Varkala
Marine Palace Hotel Varkala
Marine Palace Varkala
Varkala Marine Palace Kerala
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
#3 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
#4 Best Value Hotel in Varkala
#4 Family Hotel in Varkala
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“I stayed in Queen room with Sea view and it was really good”
 of 5 bubbles rathanraj, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe room at the corner is very private.”
 of 5 bubbles Beesaj, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“Room # 19 best view of beach, corner room and gives you immense privacy. Room # 17 larger balcony, limited sea view, lesser privacy”
 of 5 bubbles Souvik25, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Go for sea view rooms in the older part of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles MzunguJ, Aug 18, 2016 | Read review
“We took the suite room at the 1st floor which had a god sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles SeenaMathew, Jul 17, 2016 | Read review
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