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    Kaiya House

    Kaiya House,, Varkala 695141, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
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    “roof terrace” (30 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    21 - 25 of 337 reviews

    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Kaiya House easily wins best accommodation I stayed in during my four-week trip across southern India. As soon as you arrive, you’re welcomed in and treated like one of the family. The house is stunning with beautiful artefacts from all over the world, the rooms...More

    Thank SuzannneD
    Response from KaiyaHouse, Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 26 April 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely words and I'm so happy you had a great time. It was fabulous to meet you also and I do hope our paths cross again.

    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    I just spent a wonderful 5 nights at Kaiya house. Debra is wonderful. More of a friend than a host. I got to experience the real India with early morning excursions and some late evenings on the balcony passing time. Spotless accomodation close to beach,...More

    Thank Michael S
    Response from KaiyaHouse, Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 31 March 2017

    It was lovely to meet you and so happy you enjoyed your time here. Today me and the other guests you met that are still here will be going to the Murugon festival, so wish you could have stayed that extra few days. Maybe next...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    We returned to Varkala after enjoying it so much last year and decided to try 3 nights in a home stay. The reviews of Kaiya House are true, it is a great place to stay and Debra goes the extra mile to help you enjoy...More

    Thank Chris G
    Response from KaiyaHouse, Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 31 March 2017

    Given the other places you stay, this is so sweet of you to say. I enjoyed your visit with us and so happy that you stopped in to say goodbye before you left Varkala. Thank you so much for your kind words. I do hope...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    Thanks Debra for a amazing 4 day stay at your wonderful home .We travelled with friends and stayed in the two air conditioned rooms, and found them both very comfortable .As all previous guests have said Debra was a fantastic host who organised everything we...More

    Thank LindaDoh
    Response from KaiyaHouse, Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 31 March 2017

    I also hope to see you. I'm pleased you had a good time and were comfortable. Thank you so much for making the time to review us.

    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    Fantastic welcome at this lovely house close to the cliffs at Varkala. We were given a really helpful tour of the area which really helped to get our bearings. The rooms are themed and wonderfully clean and welcoming - there is a great roof terrace...More

    Thank susellauk
    Response from KaiyaHouse, Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 31 March 2017

    Thank you so much for the recommend. So pleased you had a good time at the fish market and temple, it is a lovely experience. Hope to see you again one day and thank you for making the time to review us.

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$31 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
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    Ouseph M
    15 December 2016|
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    Response from KaiyaHouse | Property representative |
    There are loads of New Year's celebrations all around Kerala.
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    Hazel T
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from tradergirl | Reviewed this property |
    I would echo the other answers - bikinis are really for tourist beaches. The sacred beach is not the place! Modesty still prevails in much of India... and why not? I was there December - April and the monsoons were about... More
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    Nilanthi P
    1 August 2016|
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    Response from dodge | Reviewed this property |
    No it does not have private beach access but to my knowledge nowhere does. It's a ten minute walk to the public beach. However you will not be disappointed staying here. Deborah & her team are the best.
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    "Excellent help and service, Good location, Reasonably Priced"
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    "All rooms are very differently themed, check them out 👍 I love the Indian one"
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    "All rooms are different, equally nice though. Some Have AC, some only fan."
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    "If you are more that 1.90 meters, maybe ask for a room with a bed without a footboard."
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