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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We had a nice stay over here. It is situated at in a quiet street. You can walk to the cliff with all the shops and restaurant, but also walk very easy to the south cliff quiet beaches. So for us it was a good spot.Good value for money.

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Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Booked on a suggestion from nearby Soul & Surf (even though we didn't surf) and based on positive reviews. Rosemary was very helpful from the start and kindly organised a taxi from TRV airport which was great (even if hot and longer than I imagined - 70mins). On arriving late in the evening Rosemary was kind enough to walk me...

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St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 11 February 2016

The house situated in a quite location, not too far from beaches. Spacious and light rooms with a nice big terrace, a lot of green in the garden. Rosa is a great host, always very helpful and friendly.

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1Thank Alexey-Komarov
Derbyshire
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We booked with Rose on the recommendation of a friend and we weren't disappointed. Our room was clean and comfortable and the house has a large kitchen for the use of guests. Rose couldn't do enough to make us feel at home and familiarise us with th locality.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights between Xmas and New Year and we could easily gave stayed longer. Rose, the Aussie home owner, will make sure your stay as comfortable as possible with good advice on the locality. Tea and coffee making facilities are available with eating places only a short walk away. We recommend Green Pepper for breakfast and...

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1Thank Mike W
Pune, India
Reviewed 9 January 2016

We stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful time. Rose was very helpful with suggestions on places to see. The room was very spacious and very well kept. Hot water was available in the shower. There is a common kitchen where you can make tea/coffee for yourself. We also had a mini-fridge available in the room. The location...

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2Thank anand_sriraman
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Located on the south cliff of Varkala, this really nice beach house (100 meter away from the beach) gives you the ultimate vacation feeling. Combining this with a very comfortable set up of the nicely decorated rooms and the warmth of an enthousiastic and caring owner makes this place a real treat and therefore highly recommended!! Aditionally it is also...

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Lassi, Greece
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I strongly reccommend this place. Worth every ruppe and more, excelent place. Very clean and nice, quiet comfortable homy vibe. Everything smooth. Close to the beach and close to town. Rose is a great host, super helpful and nice.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Gumnut Guest House was very clean and Rose was very helpful with what to do & see in Kerela. House is close to the beach and not far from Nirth Cliff where all the markets are. Rooms and ensuite clean, we stayed in the family room and there was plenty of room for the kids and a great balcony to...

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1Thank Allyson M
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 28 April 2015

I certainly recommend Gumnut - it was a very comfortable stay. Having a kitchen/ fridge was very helpful. It was very clean, with good storage. Wifi was pretty good. Staff were friendly and helpful. I would stay there again for sure.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful new homestay: 5 spacious rooms with fans and hot water, all attached bathrooms. 2 Minutes walk from main beach and restaurants. Kitchen has free tea, coffee and filtered water Close to Janardhana Swami temple. Budget accommodation. Lovely quiet area on South Cliff With free WiFi ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gumnut Beach House Homestay

Address: South Cliff Temple Road West | Janardhanapuram, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range: RM129 - RM413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ask for one with the balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Sha_Blore, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the first floor have a large shared balcony and a light breeze.”
 of 5 bubbles bessyoga, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Do ask for a room with a balcony if available. Great place to unwind with friends and family.”
 of 5 bubbles anand_sriraman, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The music from a nearby temple which was having a festival was quite loud, although it only lasted a few days and did not stop me enjoying my stay. I would recommend earplugs if one is to travel at festival time.”
 of 5 bubbles H5169BEjanb, 21 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Two rooms avail on ground floor. One big family room up on the 3rd/top floor with big open balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Taylorliyue, 21 Apr 2015 | Read review
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