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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 February 2014

very nice bungalow, extremly friendly staff, good food, perfect beach. i could be there forever. i went there as backpacker (its definitely to expensive for backpackers...but it was just so great, i couldnt resist) when i arrived, all the guest were leaving, so i was all alone. the guys working there were like brothers. we played card, went swimming.... unfortunately...

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Reviewed 16 March 2013

We stayed with a friend In agust. The room we booked wasn t available so they made us sleep In a wet and not so clean bungalow. They made us pay the dinner almost 4 Time the prices we payed In the neighbourhood. (furthermore the Rice and fish were overcooked)

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2013

We planned on staying 10 days and stayed over 2 weeks at pink aana. The staff of Alex, Dileep, and the others were kind, friendly and always open to questions. Every morning we were greeted with smiles, pots of tea and delicious fruit salads. Every evening we were asked if we would like to have supper made for us or...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 9 October 2012

Pros: Hearing the crashing waves while you sleep, a hammock on your porch, cute little puppies on the property, gracious & kind hosts, clean and affordable, AMAZING dinner - the best i've had so far in Kerala. Super good food in an amazing atmosphere. Cons: very, very hot. no breeze at all in the room - we were perpetually sweating....

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2012

Listening to crashing waves in bed, amazing breakfasts appearing just when you want them,beautiful feasts at dinner time (the prawn masala and fish a higlight), friendly and fun staff and an escape from the general hustle and bustle made our stay in Pink Aana one of the highlights of our trip!! When we arrived at pink Aana we were a...

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Ubud, Indonesia
Reviewed 9 April 2012

Ok, so the room tariffs are not the cheapest. And there aren't beachboys hassling single white women at every corner. There are no ayurvedic treatments within two minutes walk (ten mins, yes). And no handicraft shops within 500 metres. The beach has an inclusive policy with fishermen, unhassled bikini-clad tourists, and dogs sharing the sand; unlike Varkala's lifeguard-enforced Indian-Tourist segregation....

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Aix en provence
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Let's begin by saying that the actual spot is beautiful and with a small effort Pink Aana could be wonderful. We stayed in the bungalow furthest from the beach since we are a family of four and it's the only one with room with two big beds. It was very basic and the bathroom was just cut into bare rock...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 26 February 2012

The place is constantly overbooked. Even a confirmed reservation by the owner himself doesn't change that fact. The consequence is that you have to spend your holiday in a concrete prison cell-like building away from the beach. There are a few alternatives on the same beach that you could give a try.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2012

My mother (50s) and I (20s) spent three nights here in October 2011. Pink Aana is a quiet group of beach bungalows a bit north of Varkala. It was great to be able to walk up to Varkala (10 minutes) along the cliffs, enjoy the hustle and bustle and the shops, and then retire to the peace of quiet of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Totally agree with previous reviews. This place has nice huts overlooking the beach, set in a nice flowery garden.  The 4 huts have verandas with a hammock, but that is the only shade around, the nice garden is in full sun all day, unfortunately. The staff are nice, however we had a bad experience with the whole booking process which...

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Additional Information about Pink Aana Bamboo Beach Resort

Address: Odayam Beach, Varkala, India
Region: India > Kerala > Varkala
Price Range: RM151 - RM12,689 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As:
Pink Aana Bamboo Beach Hotel Varkala
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“there are just 4 bungalows. all of them are great.”
 of 5 bubbles charlieb906, 4 Feb 2014 | Read review
“don't get a room near the path - too noisy and not private. ask for the bungalow closest to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles NicholeL818, 8 Oct 2012 | Read review
“There are only four bungalow, all are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles KatieB65186338, 9 Jan 2012 | Read review
“This is backpacker standard only”
 of 5 bubbles seeneysabroad, 8 Jan 2012 | Read review
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