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New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 February 2012

My husband, my best friend, and I stayed at Karthika back in December- January. We were there for new years, surfing, and to have a great time. What can I say about this place, Rajesh, and his staff. They were all so humble. My husband went surfing most mornings we were there and Rajesh had breakfast for him at 6AM...

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nottingham uk
Reviewed 28 February 2012

what can i say ,why did everyone mark it as 5 star, why because it is . the place is brill,the staff are better ,(sorry rajesh calling you staff)you are more than that , if you travel the world you will not find a better hotel and anyone who could do more for you , to make your stay nicer,10...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2012

We had initially booked to stay at Karthika Plaza for one week only. But this comfortable, clean, cool and beautiful mini hotel was so good we doubled our time there and stayed for two weeks. All the positive things written in other reviews are true: Rajesh is the perfect host, always on hand with advice about what to do, where...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2012

We loved every minute of our stay at Karthika. The rooms are clean, comfortable and cool and the gardens beautiful...but what really makes this place special is it's dedicated host. Rajesh knows how to make his guests at home. Breakfast on the balcony was always a lovely way to start the day and as all the other reviews say he'll...

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uk
Reviewed 15 February 2012

Karthika Plaza was the highlight of our stay in Kerala. The well appointed room was by far the cleanest we had encountered in India. Rajesh, the host would run you anywhere in the surrounding area - and pick you up again -at no charge!!! The breakfasts were exceptional and if you were, say, reading on the balcony - a freshly...

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Ahus, Sweden
Reviewed 11 February 2012

A stay at Karthika Plaza in Varkala is a winning ticket.You are in all respects looked after by the hosts in a fantastic way.Before you even know yourself, what you want to do, what you want to see,what you would like to eat for breakfast...it is fulfilled for you. In 3 years the owner Rajesh have built this secluded retreat...

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Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 January 2012

To be true to the title and to cut through niceties, I'll emphasize 3 points most important for every tourist. 1. Care free transportation to and from Karthika Plaza Resort. They pick you up as far as from Trivandrum Airport; give you a ride for any business in Varkala and even Trivandrum (50 km away), but also advise you about...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2012

We had a brilliant stay. Rajesh is a great host, always willing to go the extra mile to ensure we had a great time. He ferried us round, recommended local restaurants and ensured our onwards travel was all organised. The accommodation is very clean, and the breakfasts are lovely (ask for indian breakfasts). The staff all take great pride in...

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High Wycombe
Reviewed 22 January 2012

We chose this small hotel on the basis of your rating. We were not disappointed. In many years of travelling in India and elsewhere we have never had such outstanding personal service from Rajesh and his staff. The rooms were comfortable and spotlessly clean; the breakfasts were excellent; the location was quiet but convenient and Rajesh provided free transport to...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Just back from India. Stayed in the Karthika Plaza as our first stop. Loved it. Varkala is far better than Kovalam. Quiter, better beaches and less like Benidorm as I found Kovalam to be. Karthika Plaza really relaxing. Rajeesh, the manager and his team fantastic. Nothing is too much trouble. From sorting out my e mail problems and helping to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Accommodation is very important to any Tourist. We provide you the service of top notch accommodation based on your budget and preference. Comfortable stay and safe accommodation facilities play a vital role when you are away from home and looks for maximum comfort at reasonable rates. You are assured of the best and most professional services and value for money at Karthika Plaza Resort. Located near Varkala Papanasm Beach Secure Complex FREE HIGH SPEED WiFi INSIDE ROOM AND GARDEN. Excellence Award Winner (twice) We Care Seniors Beautiful Garden- Rich Greenery Long Veranda Connected Family Rooms AC Non AC Rooms with Attached Bath and Garden View Complementary breakfast Meals On Request We promote Organic Food Flexible Check In/Out Sightseeing Tour- Car Sharing Possible Ayurveda and Dental Treatment Preventive Health Care Check Up 24 hr Care And Support Air Port Transfer(charge) House Boat Booking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karthika Plaza Resort

Address: Punnamoodu Papanasam Road | Wacher Mukku, Kairali Nagar, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: €17 - €26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room with AC.”
 of 5 bubbles aminaa157, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor in main block (cooler).”
 of 5 bubbles Stevebutt1953, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Garden view villas are great and airconditioning is available which is advisable given the setting. We used the fan as the evenings are considerably cooler.”
 of 5 bubbles NibbanAh, 13 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We loved the extra space in the new rooms but the smaller rooms are probably a bit cooler as they get more shade. No problem if you opt for air con which we did not this time.”
 of 5 bubbles Turid_bryan, 10 Apr 2014 | Read review
“You have choice to choose room if not is not good. Just chill at this place.”
 of 5 bubbles Galina_v123, 10 Apr 2014 | Read review
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