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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice place to spend time for family or couple. Definitelly the best comparing others around because of very private and quiet with nice people around and very good service. Taxi or rent a motorbike (very cheap) is so easy - you just let them know and they manage everything for you. Beach is comparing other resorts very private and...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

A lovely introduction to Kerala by the three brothers in charge of the cottages. Clean, spacious, lovely surroundings, good food, the warm Arabian sea to swim in and fishermen to watch.. The charm and great service offered by the staff made this so memorable.

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Thrissur, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent four nights at the Lotus cottage at Maadathil in January. The cottage was super clean and very functional and from the front veranda we could see the beautiful beach. We must say that Muhajir and his brothers who own and run this property took care of us so well. A cool refreshing drink would be waiting as we...

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Muhajir M, Manager at Maadathil Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Sujathaharinarayanan, Thank you for taking your time to wrote such a kind note regarding your recent stay with us., it is really appreciated. Thanks for praising our location, facilities, rooms, staff , food and our hospitality and I can feel that you got what you actually want from a holiday destination in our little resort. You are right ,...

Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife stayed at Maadathil Cottages for couple of days. What a beautiful place along with best staff I have came across. Their hospitality is out of the world. I have stayed in many five star hotels, but these people stood way above all the five star hotel staff. They will go out of their way and do...

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Muhajir M, Manager at Maadathil Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Nishant , Thanks for such an excellent review regarding your recent stay with us, it was really felt proud to read your review. . You got an amazing hospitality from our little resort even if you didn't experience it from the 5 star hotels , these words are really a kind of precious reward whichever we got from our...

Bangalore
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Well I would say, with Maadathil cottages, our trip to Varkala became outstanding. We stayed for 2 days in these cottages and the trip became memorable for variety of reasons. (1) Excellent cottages very near to beach, nice and clean. (2) Property is big, so plenty of space to roam around. (3) Swing, benches, hammocks to enjoy in property. (4)...

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Muhajir M, Manager at Maadathil Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Nischal, Thank you for this lovely review about our resort . . It was so happy to hear the words that your trip became outstanding with Maadathil cottages, thanks for this . . You found your happiness from our resort for various reasons such as clean cottages, size of the property, hammocks inside our property, our hospitality, food, closer...

Poole, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Having travelled to Thailand on multiple occasions, we were looking for something similar with a cottage style arrangement on the beach in Varkala, India. After some research, we found Maadathil Cottages, which sounded just what we were looking for, and who had many great reviews on Agoda and booking.com, so we decided to give them a try. We were met...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The location is beautiful with coconut trees, hammocks, pond with lotus flowers blooming and only a very short 20 meter walk from the very beautiful Odayam Beach. The cottages are very well kept; they clean everyday, replacing bedsheets and towels. The grounds are also immaculate and we noticed that everyday workers cleaned up the premises of fallen leaves, etc and...

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Roermond, Limburg, Netherlands
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The big plus point of the cottages is its location and of course its staff. The kliffs are in walking distance. After a visit to the more touristic part of Varkala we were even more convinced that we made the right choise in choosing Maadathil Cottages. The bungalow had a large bedroom and the bathroom is very spacious. The veranda...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A lovely relaxing stay of 5 nights at a cottage. I loved the open space around the property with easy access to the beach.The beach is lovely. The atmosphere is relaxed and friendly. The room we stayed in was simple, the bed comfortable and well serviced each day. The fan was sufficient for comfort. Muhajir and his brothers are attentive...

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Maadathil cottage for 2 days and it's a lovely place to stay with a wonderful view of the sea but it's on cliff making it difficult to go down the beach. The resort is wonderful with clean rooms and well maintained. The food is not good here. One can stay and relax here and explore food options...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maadathil Cottages are a collection of 10 traditional Kerala style bungalows (built 2011) on Odayam beach. Each cottage includes one large double bed (with mosquito net), en-suite bathroom with shower and hot water, a verandah overlooking the palm trees and sea where you can enjoy our home cooked breakfasts and fresh seafood dinners caught straight from the beach. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maadathil Cottages

Address: Manthara Temple Road | Edava, Varkala 695311, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: RM142 - RM323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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