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    Hindustan Beach Retreat

    Papanasam Beach | Janardhanapuram PO, Varkala 695141, India
    011 91 470 260 4254
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good46%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Rooftop Bar
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    1 - 5 of 287 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I️ stayed here for 4 nights. Very clean and comfortable room with great assortment for breakfast. Restaurant overlooks the beach and it’s a short walk along the beach to the cliffs which has a nice vibe . The hotel staff were friendly...More

    Thank Linda D
    Response from hindretreat, Manager at Hindustan Beach RetreatResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Hindustan Beach Retreat, Varkala At the onset we are most delighted to note that you had a wonderful experience in our hotel and would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the services offered by...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was a nice end to a fantastic 10 day solo tour of Kerala. The hotel bedrooms were spacious and all had ensuite shower facilities. Kettle and water availabile for tea and coffee. Added bonus of a fridge. Also TV but couldn't find English channels....More

    Thank sangr0wn
    Response from hindretreat, Manager at Hindustan Beach RetreatResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Hindustan Beach Retreat, Varkala Thank you for your review and interest shown to Hindustan Beach Retreat. We are most delighted to learn that you have had a wonderful experience in our Resort and found the staff and services outstanding. Your feedback...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel was our last stop on a 11 day tour of Kerala. We were pleasantly surprised to find it right on the beach and that it has its own swimming pool. The rooms were a nice size with air conditioning and the en suite...More

    Thank Carol W
    Response from hindretreat, Manager at Hindustan Beach RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Hindustan Beach Retreat, Varkala I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor on your experience at Hindustan Beach Retreat. It is our sincere endeavor to ensure that our...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Varkala is a small place tucked away near the sea. We have only stayed for one night. The hotel is situated bang opposite the beach. All the rooms are having sea view. Spacious rooms and vast breakfast spread on rooftop restaurant. Staff is also very...More

    Thank Bhairav D
    Response from hindretreat, Manager at Hindustan Beach RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Namaste First of all i want to thank you for staying at our resort and sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are glad to know that you had a wonderful time at our resort. The team is happy to note your...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    Comfortable accomodation with swimming pool facility. Located right on the beach. Compare it with other homestay and cottages on the cliff before selecting your hotel. While this one is right on the beach, others provide plenty of options for cafe hopping and enjoying delicious Kerala...More

    Thank vishu73ns
    Response from hindretreat, Manager at Hindustan Beach RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Hindustan Beach Retreat, Varkala! At the onset I would like to thank you for being a valued patron and delighted to know that you had a happy and comfortable stay with us. We sincerely appreciate your valued thoughts and cherish the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$82 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Varkala
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
    • Also Known As
    • Hindustan Beach Retreat Varkala
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    Traveller (193)
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    Dining (12)
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    Robert D
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from Srilah | Reviewed this property |
    Just go to helipad (the cliff) where you can see lots of bar/restaurants that serve good beer / wines. The hotel only serve basic stuff at the coffeehouse. Just take an auto-rickshaw (indian tuk tuk) which available right in... More
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    Preeti P
    29 January 2017|
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    Response from Nalla46 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Preeti sorry for late reply, its about 2-3km and you can easily get autorickshaw.....
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    17 September 2016|
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    "Sea view rooms are great"
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    "choose the room on 3rd or 4th floor for a better view."
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    "Do ensure you also visit Kapil beach - its about 10 kms away from this place."
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    "The rooms are with balconies that face west, so the sun will be in your face in the evening, but mornings..."
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