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Hill View Beach Resort

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beach resort”(13 reviews)
“north cliff”(18 reviews)
“dressing table”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Babysitting
Private Balcony
Pool
Fitness centre
Our family run hotel is beautifully located on top of the spectacular and unique red cliff on the seashore with magnificent views, offering comfortable, clean, quiet rooms and independent cottages, nicely situated in a tropical garden setting with small pond.
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Location and contact
North Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
37.4 km to Trivandrum Intl Airport
34 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsbeach resortnorth cliffdressing tablemaintained roomsgood sizewestern styledouble bedplace to staycomfortable staycafes and restaurantsarabian seawonderful stayclean placethe hotel managertrivandrum airportfew minutes walkperfect place
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Varkala as a place is awesome and we definitely recommend to visit at least once !! The resort was over priced due to year end vacation time but the room was pretty decent and service was also ok. They have their own restaurant but mainly...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

The staff were friendly and professional and the grounds were beautiful. Once you step into your cottage, however, the positives end. Our bed was damp and the mattress emitted a foul, sour smell, in addition to being extremely hard and comfortable. There was no shower...More

Thank jeanbin
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We stayed for four nights in a cottage and a sea view double. They were both very clean and comfortable with good AC and a fridge. The plumbing could have been better but churlish to complain at the price. You're situated at the North end...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Except the owner at the reception, nothing is welcoming here. The room is small, smelly, dark, cluttered with furnitures (an old wooden desk, a sofa, a worn table, a wardrobe, an uncomfortable bed) which makes the room even smaller and not easy to move around....More

Thank Aralya
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Booked this place for family friends who were travelling from Florida. Mr. Essaki and rest of the staff were extremely professional and cooperative. They also arranged guided city tour and airport transfers from trivandrum airport. Rooms: Booked a cottage, it has a lovely setup with...More

Thank RitwikSethi
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Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$19 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#9 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
Room types
Family Rooms
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Price range
US$19 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#9 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
Room types
Family Rooms
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Puja333
3 July 2017|
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Response from anthonyfreeman4 |
Hi, we got a business card off the reception boy when we had a look round the hill view last season, as he said we could book direct, we emailed him twice in March and are still waiting for a reply. in the end we booked on... More
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jatindev
2 February 2017|
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Response from ullabee | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a cottage, did not see the deluxe rooms which are in the main block. The rooms might be more modern, but their in a hotel building. The cottages are in a garden further back and very peaceful. Very spacious... More
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Sheetal T
30 September 2016|
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Response from Mala R | Reviewed this property |
Actually call the hotel and ask if they will book a cab to drop you at the airport. They were helpful
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"For Individuals or Married couples without kids ... its good"
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"Any deluxe room will give you a good experience!!!"
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"Try for a room in first floor with a view."
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"book to get a ocean view room"
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