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    Sanctum Spring Beach Resort

    Helipad, Varkala 695141, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “the cliff” (39 reviews)
    “fresh juice” (5 reviews)
    “corner room” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Positives: Bed comfortable enough, air conditioning worked, good location Negatives: Neglected property - tiles coming off bathroom wall No WiFi in rooms, only boiling hot reception which was full of mozzies No bed side lamps for reading Tried to get us to pay cash claiming...More

    Thank Oliver P
    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    The property is a three floor building situated just opposite to the Varkala helipad. The north cliff beach is in-front of the resort. Most of the rooms may not be sea facing, still it is a nice place to stay for one night. The breakfast...More

    Thank JijuInduchoodan
    Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

    After nearly 4 weeks in India, this hotel provided us with exactly what we needed: a cool clean room, good wifi, a great location and a hot shower (for as long as you needed!). The staff were so helpful and friendly, you felt you could...More

    Thank laura a
    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    The hotel is situated at the cliff and the rooms have balconies that open to the sea. We stayed here in the first week of July. The rooms are clean, well equipped with a fridge, diffused lighting and premium bathroom fixtures. My mother forgot her...More

    Thank Mahesh K
    Response from sanctumspringvarkala, General Manager at Sanctum Spring Beach ResortResponded 15 June 2017

    Dear Mahesh, Greetings!!! Thank you for your candid review. Appreciate it, truly. Your views about us are beyond our expectation and shall uphold our service with utmost dedication. Looking forward to having you with us again in the foreseeable future. With warm regards Anil Kumar

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    Nice place, good location. Near the beach. Very nice stuff. To improve breakfast would be good. If you want to have own breakfast, ask stuff. They will do! So, if you want to stay in Varkala, you can do that.More

    Thank Vėjas A
    Response from sanctumspringvarkala, General Manager at Sanctum Spring Beach ResortResponded 26 May 2017

    Dear Mr. Vyrenijus, Pleasure to have received your great reviews. We are happy to hear that your maiden visit to Varkala went off exceedingly well. Your suggestion to improve breakfast will be taken care. All at Sanctum Spring join me to welcome you back for...More

    The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala
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    #8 of 52 hotels in Varkala
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    About
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$36 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Top resorts Hotel in Varkala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
    • Also Known As
    • Sanctum Spring Beach Hotel
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