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Bamboo Village

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“north cliff”(9 reviews)
“decent stay”(2 reviews)
“two nights”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Beachfront
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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1 Star Hotel
Set along the North Cliff of Varkala, the Bamboo Village offers a serene environment with stunning views and a relaxing atmosphere. Close to the beaches, restaurants and shops, the Bamboo Village has fourteen spacious bungalows and rooms with attached bathrooms, all at an affordable...
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North End Cliff | near Black Beach, Varkala 695141, India
37.9 km to Trivandrum Intl Airport
20 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guy who runs the place is extremely rude and racist. He was super sweet to all the white guys around except us Indians. At night when we had our friend to come drop us back as we were all girls he asked him to...More

Thank shruti d
Response from bamboovillagevarkala, Manager at Bamboo VillageResponded 3 weeks ago

In varkala there are two 'Bamboo villages'. According to our resgister no guest named 'shruthi' stayed in our place. We think this review is in the wrong place.

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

A relaxing and chilled out place to hang out and reflect. Hutts are cosy and comfortable with hammocks to relax in. Located at the north end giving privacy too. Lal the housekeeping and all rounder staff is amazing..so helpful and friendly..look out for him.. 😉

1  Thank Linda K
Response from bamboovillagevarkala, Manager at Bamboo VillageResponded 2 days ago

Thanku for the honest comment

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Liked staying there! Clean AC room, with nice balcony, fam and air condition. Had two good massage eith bamboo team. Was great and professional. Clean room. Changed our sheets and towel s after two days. 2 minutes frommain restaurants on the north cliff. Highly recommended**!!

Thank Karni Y
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

How can you treat people like this cant understand I had same problem with one of the workers actually mobbed me so I have to get help one week it was nice one week good then goingbon like this very arrogant when I talked with...More

Thank kerstin p
Response from bamboovillagevarkala, Manager at Bamboo VillageResponded 31 March 2018

As she said, she stayed here long. According to our register she stayed in our place for 3 months. If our place is bad a guest can't stay for 3 months. Once she said a complaint, that one of our staff is not saying 'Good...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I have stayed here 4 times in 15 years. It’s ideal. The staff are friendly and efficient. The huts are basic but the sound of the sea crashing off the cliff and the shade of the palms make for perfect relaxation. I will certainly return....More

Thank Cjbonny
Response from bamboovillagevarkala, Manager at Bamboo VillageResponded 10 March 2018

Thanku for your honest words. You are always welcome.

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Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$10 - US$14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Kazimierz N | Reviewed this property |
Yes this is Bamboo Village, North Cliff. There is a Bamboo Village somewhere on South Cliff but it has had terrible reviews. Kazyk
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"wifi is free but not available in rooms"
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"Bungalows in my opinion are best numbers 105,107 and 108"
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"Please dont go for this resort."
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"A nice destination in Varkala"
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