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Satta Beach Residence
2.5 out of 5
Odayam Beach, Varkala, Kerala
Free cancellation
The price is Rs1,620 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
1.58 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (6 reviews)
Not great

"Was not really why we were looking for and left after first night bed was rock hard and food was pretty bad"…"

Reviewed on 12 Dec 2019

Satta Beach Residence
Satta Beach Deluxe
3 out of 5
Odayam Beach Road, Behind Blue Water Resort, Varkala, Kerala
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs3,000 per night from 14 Nov to 15 Nov
1.68 km from city centre
Satta Beach Deluxe
Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions
4 out of 5
Near Government Guest House, Trivandrum, Varkala, Kerala
The price is Rs3,500 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
0.94 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (86 reviews)

"Beautiful views, very clean, prompt delicious room service and very secure location. My place to stay in Varkala."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions

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Jickys Nest
2.5 out of 5
Helipad-Varkala, Kalluvila Veedu, Kurakkanni, Varkala, Kerala
The price is Rs1,100 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
0.69 km from city centre
3.6/5Good! (19 reviews)

"Nice location but in need of a good clean and updating. Staff very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2019

Jickys Nest
Sun View Beach Resort
3 out of 5
Thiruvambadi Road, North Cliff, Kurakkani, Varkala, Kerala
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0.93 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Great location and room has character

"The room had character (in a good way). The location was great for access to the beech and also to restaurants and shops to stroll along. Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Sun View Beach Resort
Varkala Beach Resort
2 out of 5
Near Helipad, Cliff Beach, Varkala, Kerala
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0.58 km from city centre
Varkala Beach Resort
Hindustan Beach Retreat
3.5 out of 5
Papnasam Beach, Janardhanapuram, Varkala, Kerala
The price is Rs3,912 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
1.08 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (42 reviews)
Great views

"Hindustan Retreat is in an interesting location with much activity all around. The view of the beach from our room was great and we really enjoyed the sunsets from our porch. The breakfast offerings were meager but good. We requested info on yoga classes but no one ever got back to us?"…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2018

Hindustan Beach Retreat
Raja Park Beach Resort
3 out of 5
Papanasham Cliff, Varkala, Kerela
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs1,469 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
0.65 km from city centre
3/5 (13 reviews)
No TV

"No television. What?"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2019

Raja Park Beach Resort
Akhil Beach Resort
3 out of 5
Near Papanasam Cliff, Varkala, Kerala
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0.76 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (20 reviews)
Hotel Akhil Beach

"Good hotel, rooms a bit small and in need of a freshen up, but not to bad. Could have done with a fridge in the Duluxe A/C room that we stayed in. Great food, no upset stomach all the time we were there ( 10 Nights ) Close to the beach, around a two minute walk away, nice pool, always sun beds available ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Apr 2016

Akhil Beach Resort
SS Beach Resort
3 out of 5
Near Helipad, Papanasam Cliff, Varkala, Kerala
The price is Rs4,200 per night from 7 Nov to 8 Nov
0.87 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Fabulous budget hotel in great location

"Brand new hotel. Great location next to the Helipad and 1 min walk to the beach and plenty of cafes, shops and restaurants. Stayed in room 301. It has a great view of the sea and the Helipad so if you like people watching this is the place for you. Very, very clean room and all hotel facilities too. ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov 2019

SS Beach Resort
Blue Water Beach Resort
2.5 out of 5
Near Parambil Temple, Odayam Beach, Varkala, Kerela
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1.72 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (24 reviews)
Amazing cottages

"My wife and I stayed for 2 nights in a cottage facing the sea. The location was really nice, just in front of a quiet beach. We would definitely like to come here once again!"…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

Blue Water Beach Resort
Varkala Villas
2 out of 5
Janardhanapuram, South Cliff, Varkala, Kerela
The price is Rs800 per night from 9 Nov to 10 Nov
0.49 km from city centre
Varkala Villas
Casa Eva Luna Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat
2.5 out of 5
Off Kurrakkani Road, Near Krishna Supèrmarket, Kurrakani, Varkala, Kerala
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0.65 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)

"Wow! What a fabulous place to stay! Spotlessly clean, quiet, great coffee and breakfasts; a fifteen minute walk to the beach, great food nearby. Katrina and Esther know this area very well and are a great source of information about everything a visitor could need. Highly recommended. We will come ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec 2019

Casa Eva Luna Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat
Heavenly Breeze Beach Resort
2.5 out of 5
North Cliff, Varkala Beach, Trivandrum, Varkala, Kerala
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs570 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
0.78 km from city centre
3.2/5 (6 reviews)

"Name was changed but not on line so much confusion with much walking around trying to find it. Over priced No one was there to greet register or give us a room. Shower didn’t work."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

Heavenly Breeze Beach Resort
Eden Garden Ayurvedic Health Retreat
3 out of 5
Eden Garden, Papanasam Beach, Varkala, Kerala
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0.93 km from city centre
3.6/5Good! (7 reviews)
Nice surroundings but wouldn’t return

"Interesting stay here. The lobby area is beautiful, centred around a supposedly natural pool and banyan trees, water flowing alongside the paths. We stayed in their cheapest room which was poor condition but pretty clean. Can’t really complain for the price. The owner/manager was like a movie villain ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2019

Eden Garden Ayurvedic Health Retreat
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Visiting Varkala

Visitors to Varkala are sure to enjoy the beaches and gardens. Tourists can also enjoy the city's monuments, its breweries and spas.

  • There are 33 hotels and other accommodation options in Varkala
  • The closest major airport is in Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.), 23.4 mi (37.6 km) from the city centre

Getting around Varkala

To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Thiruvananthapuram Varkala Station. Varkala may not have many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Varkala

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 33°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 22°C
  • From April to June, the average is 33°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 31°C during the day and 23°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 32°C as the daytime average and 23°C as the night-time average
  • Average annual rainfall for Varkala is 64 millimetres
  • April and March are usually the hottest months averaging 33°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 23°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Varkala?
Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star resort offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 10-minute walk from Varkala Beach. Other top choices based on traveller reviews include Blue Water Beach Resort and Hindustan Beach Retreat.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Varkala, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Varkala.
What's the best place to stay when travelling with children to Varkala?
Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions is a top 4-star resort on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a restaurant. Other good choices to stay with the children include Deshadan Cliff and Beach Resort and Varkala Beach Resort.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Varkala?
Hindustan Beach Retreat is a favourite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features a full-service spa and a poolside restaurant.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Varkala?
Magnolia Guest House is a top guest house for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Varkala?
Sanctum Spring is a top 3.5-star beach hotel with free breakfast and spa services, and it’s located on Varkala Beach . Other good options to stay near the beach include Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions and Hindustan Beach Retreat.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Varkala?
Akhil Beach Resort is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free WiFi. A couple of other options with an on-site pool include Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions and Hindustan Beach Retreat.

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