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    Clafouti Beach Resort

    Near Papanasam Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good38%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “clafoutis” (76 reviews)
    “beauty salon” (4 reviews)
    “the cliff” (63 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Pets Allowed
    Internet
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Hindustan Beach Retreat
    295 reviews
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    The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala
    748 reviews
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    Kaiya House
    362 reviews
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    Blue Water Beach Resort
    311 reviews
    #16 of 52 hotels in Varkala
     
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    1 - 5 of 249 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This was me and my family's second stay (first one was two years ago) at this resort and both times it was a wonderful experience. Our rooms were sea facing and the views of sunset from the rooms were spectacular. The highlight of the place...More

    Thank Sharks16
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    During my recent trip to Southern India, a coworker booked this resort for us to stay at. The enticing idea of being at a beach front resort on a cliff sounds like an appealing and awesome adventure until you arrive and see the accommodations. The...More

    Thank Odessia B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was really late for writing this review, as I am active on tripadvisor recently. Pros : 1. Location of the hotel is excellent. 2. Hotel is located on north cliff where you have a beautiful view of the ocean from top. 3. Rooms -...More

    Thank sanjayvora45
    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    the resort is good, but they provide poor service. the resort is not well maintained. The staff is not customer friendly. They do not listen to the customer at all and only do what they have asked to do by managers. We booked two rooms...More

    Thank pragati k
    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    We were 2 families (Total 8 (3 kids)) on kerala trip. After going through the reviews on trip advisor we settled on Clafouti beach resort for our Varkala stay. We had booked 3 Rooms. Resort is newly built and awesome and located very near to...More

    Thank alok s
    Hindustan Beach Retreat
    295 reviews
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    Blue Water Beach Resort
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
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    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Top resorts Hotel in Varkala
    • #8 Family Hotel in Varkala
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Varkala
    • #17 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
    • Also Known As
    • Clafouti Beach Hotel Varkala
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Prateek1986
    5 January 2017|
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    Response from abhijithbabu | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Yes it has sea view. Following are the good and bad things Good things 1. Sea View 2. Great food Bad things 1.Very bad bed, gave us back ache 2.Problem with hot water, took the plumber more than half an hour to resolve... More
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    Agniva D
    27 October 2016|
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    Response from Amen T | Reviewed this property |
    They accept Cards, about Airport transfers you may ask them to provide the same ATM should be about 2km away
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    Vaishuvenkat
    5 April 2016|
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    Response from ringsonmysole | Reviewed this property |
    go to clafouti because it is beautiful ,the adjoining restaurant is fabulous for sea food and view ,the rates vary but the hotel is very accomodating and helpful,the places around are wonderful and the beach is clean ,rates... More
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