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Mummy Bamboo House

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Smoking rooms available
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Rani runs a lovely homey place. Rooms are super clean and only a minute's walk to the cliff and beach. Plenty of gorgeous cafes and places to shop on the cliff. Because it is located in one of small alleys, you can also choose to...More

Thank jyothiravs
Reviewed 14 January 2018

A good place to stay at for one or two nights in Varkala. It's not right at the cliff, but you'll get there within 2 minutes on foot. The price-performance ratio is good and the staff helpful and friendly. Only down-side: the rooms are too...More

Thank janerik_s89
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Cockroaches in the room, VERY dishonest hosts (don't book transport with them- don't trust them) and mouldy pillows. Concrete wall as view. For reference, we book the most expensive a/c room that they offer thinking it would be the nicest. When you tell the hosts...More

Thank Sofía S
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the mummy bamboo house for 3 nights and had a lovely stay. The room was very clean and perfect distance to the restaurants and beach. Rani was very helpful and arranged a tuk tuk to take us to the station on our...More

Thank nooge19
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I've stayed twice at Mummy Bamboo House, and both times it was home to my best memories of India. The whole family is kind and generous, and the rooms are lovely, with great balconies, and close proximity to everything. Make sure you enjoy the foot....More

Thank Paul M
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$10 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#10 Budget Hotel in Varkala
#20 Family Hotel in Varkala
#34 Charming Hotel in Varkala
#42 Quaint Hotel in Varkala
Room types
Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$10 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#10 Budget Hotel in Varkala
#20 Family Hotel in Varkala
#34 Charming Hotel in Varkala
#42 Quaint Hotel in Varkala
Room types
Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (90)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (7)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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ShivanibAjpai
15 January 2016|
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Response from Bridget077 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have only just seen your question. I don't know the answer but I think, according to their website, it would be 950 per night plus 12.5% tax. I think it might also depend on the age of the children. If you google... More
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Samcha501
24 December 2015|
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Response from Bridget077 | Reviewed this property |
I think Mummy Bamboo House might have a spare room on Boxing Day. You would have to go along and negotiate the price yourself. I do know that it is normally 1750 rupees plus tax at this time of the year but you might be... More
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amiteswar
22 October 2014|
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Response from 2rani | Property representative |
Dear Amiteswar. sorry for the late reply . Thank you for your enquiry . Minimum booking during the High Season (November, December, January & February) is 3 nights if however you have any further question please do not... More
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Room Tips
"Upstairs rooms are the best if you don't need AC!"
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"The rooms are split on two floors, if you are in a group ask for the rooms on a single floor if need be."
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"Go for a hammock and air conditioning. The air conditioning units are new and silent, and if it happens to be..."
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"Choose a room facing the front. Maybe a bit livelier there, but the ground floor rooms have seating space..."
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