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Akhil Beach Resort

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Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the hotel as they have a pool. The sea can have strong currents and big waves, making it tricky for swimming. We had been travelling and really appreciated the chance to spend quiet time by the pool. It can get busy, so there are not always any sunbeds free, but they do have extra cushions and towels, which...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I spent three wonderful nights here. We stayed in a cottage which was a bit more expensive but was really nice. Was clean and spacious. The pool area was nice and it was very peaceful. It was kept very clean with towels etc. We ate dinner there once which was good and had a reasonably priced breakfast....

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Thank Chris M
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Cons The room is very basic. To our surprise our room didn't even have a TV but the housekeeping installed a really small one after we complained. There were ants in the room. There was no tea maker in the room either. Pros The resort is near the beach (6-10min walk) and it has all basic amenities like swimming pool...

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We stayed in this hotel for second time, first time was 4 years ago. This time we were in garden cottage. This is much bigger then standard rooms. Bathroom is also big and has a separete room for clothes. Unfortunately there are no fridge and the lighting is very poor. We had trouble with tv and electricity. If you take...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in Jan. The double room we were allocated was so small we were tripping over our suitcases. The beds were uncomfortable and the bedding was not the cleanest (lucky I had my own bedsheets). The bathroom was small but clean. We had to keep asking for clean towels as the towels had...

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tattamangalam
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place, great food, clean pool What I like : - food & beverages - service - swimming pool - snooker board - walkable distance from the beautiful Varkala beach and cliff What I didn't like: - rooms .. can make much better - minimum parking facility

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Thank Prashanth R
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It is 5 minute walk to the beach and has a nice pool. The rooms are functional with clean toilets. The bed linen seems to have found it's way here from other hotels. .. our bedsheets were from calfouti and pillow covers from hotel Raj. They have a restaurant with decent food and a beer license.

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

A super place to stay. Very peaceful in beautiful gardens. Very clean. Great staff. Good reasonably priced food. Hot water. Good mattress. English tv. Balcony. Great location. Good value for money. I would stay again.

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

1. All hotel staff are blaming the management themselves when u give a complain 2. Sloooooow service. Took 1 hour for the breakfast to be prepared 3. Location and ambience is good 4. Tv. phone in Room not working till complain was given

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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Akhil Beach resort has a charm of its own. It's a nice resort with 5 mins walk to the beach it has a serene feeling to it. the ambiance is silent and soothing. The rooms are very nice with all the facilities. The staff is helpful and friendly. Those who don't wanna go to beach can enjoy the pool of...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Akhil Beach Resort

Address: Beach Road | Kurakanni, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: €24 - €78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Akhil Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Akhil Beach Hotel Varkala
Preeth Beach Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Varkala
#7 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
#7 Family Hotel in Varkala
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“Cottages are better then standard rooms”
887kristinem, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We loved the view from the 2nd floor pool view deluxe”
Ramasita2014, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Wifi has a slow speed and works intermittently.”
elfrex, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you take a torch, there are no lights around the area between the hotel, the beach and restaurants.”
tutmosis3, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Go for the cottage if you can.”
rts101, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
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