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Houston, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I've visited Varkala 3x in the past as a single bachelor with friends and have always stayed at La Exotica. Didn't really notice all the flaws of the property as I was always having so much fun in the beautiful town. Returned their with my wife and 2 year old daughter and can honestly say the only bad thing about... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Location- right next to the helipad. It's a home stay with a neat small lawn. Rooms- very spacious, clean, enough furniture and plug points placed across, WiFi available Pricing- moderate Breakfast- simple bread, bury, jam and eggs. Absolutely worth it.

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Thank Bulletwalah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Positives - Big spacious rooms. We stayed in a non AC room on 1st floor. The rooms on 1st and 2nd floor have balconies from where you get sea view. Sea is at a distance of 200 meters across he helipad. This helipad is not functional. More like a car parking now. The famous cliff road starts within 150 meters.... More 

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Thank shinjansenin
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Comfortable stay, clean rooms with great sea view. Owner of the property are very polite and humble. But in the morning they should offer tea or coffee to guests and little more service rest everything is awesome.

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Thank shashi s
Varkala, India
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2015

La Exotica has a great location above the beach, close to the shops and a multitude eating choices. The private balconies have a pleasant breeze of the ocean, and the rooms are clean, large and quiet. The owners are really pleasant and friendly. And be sure to ask Ragini about a cooking lesson! She is more than happy to accommodate... More 

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3 Thank 709karen
Vancouver, Canada
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2014

This quaint home like home stay is right in front (or behind depends on how you look at it) on the helipad. Don't worry, it is not an active helipad, I'm not sure of the history, but I assume, it was functional at one time or is just used for emergencies. Our room had the ocean view, there is nothing... More 

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6 Thank Godspeed72
Gdansk, Poland
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Reviewed 12 March 2014

La exotica is very nice and clean accomodation in Varkala. The rooms are large with balcony and cooling breeze from the sea. Service is very good and you can fell like in home. Location is exellent.All restaurant, beaches, shops are min's walk away.

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3 Thank ekoms1975
Bengaluru, India
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19 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

Nice location, offers car parking, balcony overlooks the beach, rooms are spotlessly clean and well maintained. All the restaurants/cafes of north cliff are a min's walk away. Would recommend this place to anyone looking for a nice place to stay at Varkarla

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Good size room,very clean and an excellent shower.Effective air conditioning and sea view from the balcony.It is very quiet as a location although ideally situated for the beaches,restaurants and shops.Breakfasts were adaquate. Arun the friendly young man always willing to help-who ran me to an ATM on the back of his motor cycle was excellent. Everything is within easy walking... More 

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San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 12 February 2013

We spent 3 days in this homestay after reading some good reviews in several booking websites. Our expectations were overcome since the first second because the room were we stayed was better than we payed for (a mistake by their side makes it happen). So, I have to say that the ammount we were paying was for a "worse" room.... More 

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Additional Information about La Exotica Homestay

Address: Helipad, North Cliff,, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Varkala
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access
Price Range: RM130 - RM344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“All the rooms look great that I saw”
 of 5 bubbles 709karen, 13 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Its simple, ask for the ocean view room lol.”
 of 5 bubbles Godspeed72, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“The best rooms are on 2 floor.”
 of 5 bubbles ekoms1975, 12 Mar 2014 | Read review
“The 301 and 302 rooms are in the second floor. Better views but bad WiFi signal.”
 of 5 bubbles inakibeard, 11 Feb 2013 | Read review
“When i searched hotel i saw this room from outside, number 204. Balcony close by palm leaves its nice and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles SelenaV_13, 27 Jan 2013 | Read review
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