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    The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala

    Near Government Guest House | Janardhanapuram, Varkala 695141, India
    011 91 470 667 3300
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good34%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 739 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Let me start with the positives - good location, walking distance from the beach and the cliff, good rooms Now the worst part - the service in rooms and the restaurant are horrible. The staff have no clue as to what the guest wants -...More

    Thank Anubhav J
    Response from Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram VarkalaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Mr. Anubhav, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Varkala! I take this opportunity to thank you for your loyalty in staying with us and sharing some constructive feedback on TripAdvisor. I deeply regret your overall lackluster stay with us owing to the deficiencies in service...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    We ( self family and brother family) along with 3 kids stayed for couple of days in this amazing property. We were traveling around Kerala for a week and our last stop was Varkala. We were greeted with welcome drink and traditional honoring upon arrival....More

    1  Thank Siva1611
    Response from Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram VarkalaResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Mr Siva, I am honoured to thank you and family for choosing to vacation with us recently and follow that up with such a beautiful review on TripAdvisor. I am happy that the ambience at the resort, its home like appeal and our friendly...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We were a group of 8 army couple who thoroughly enjoyed the hospitality and facilities of Taj group who have lived up to their image. our room was sea facing with large beds ,very well maintained with clean environs. The hospitality and courtesy of the...More

    1  Thank nirukumsi
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Hi, I had just stayed one night, But,I would recommend for the one who want to have relaxing stay away from busy life.Good place with beach and tourist attractions nearby...... hotel guys are receptive and friendly.

    Thank Smaddineni
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We just finished our stay in gateway varkala and to sum it up it was excellent , the location is quiet and very close to beach and driving distance from papanasam beach . This was our first outing with our two year old son and...More

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    Fragrant Nature Backwater Resort & Ayurveda Spa
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    210 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$144 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Varkala
    • #2 Family Hotel in Varkala
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
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    sari_chavda
    23 August 2017|
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    Response from Gateway V | Property representative |
    Dear Guest My apologies in a delayed revert owing to some technical issues. Yes, the WiFi upto 4 devices is complimentary per room per night of stay. Its a standard connection that helps you browse, check mails, upload... More
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    Claire O
    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Gateway V | Property representative |
    Dear Guest Thanks for your patience and query. I apologize for my delayed response and thank our other guests for helping you with responses so far. The hotel has a wine and beer service permit. That allows us to serve in... More
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    Sourav17
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Gateway V | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Sourav, Apologies for the delayed response. Our standard check in time is 2 pm and check out time is 12 noon. Yes we are a bit flexible by a couple of hours depending on availability. Should you be looking for... More
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    Room Tips
    "Dont have any meal in the hotel - there are multiple good options nearby at the Varkala Cliff"
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    "All rooms are sea facing or with lawns.2nd floor are sea facing."
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    "Choose sea facing"
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    "Excellent view of the pool and sea"
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