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    Thanal Beach Resort

    Papanasam Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
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          Overview
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          • Average1%
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

          This is the third time we are staying at the smaller Thanal which is a bit further down the cliff. The room is large and spotless, spartan but super tasteful in design. Good bathroom too. The real draw: a brilliant panoramic window and balcony with...More

          1  Thank Lisa L
          Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

          Serene atmosphere amidst the bustling cliff area. Clean, comfortable rooms. Special mention of the manager who was most cordial and helpful. Also of the other staff who keep the premises spic and span. A wonderful vacation. Thank you Thanal. Will be back for sure.

          1  Thank zorro64
          Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

          The group has 2 properties. One is hardly 1min away from helipad (Thanal) and the other 5min walk from helipad(North Thanal).both on the cliff..both are really good properties. Thanal is relatively new. But North Thanal has a better view of the sea. Interiors of Thanal...More

          Thank Trickz_of_travel
          Reviewed 12 October 2016

          I had taken a recommendation from a fried to visit Thanal Ayurvedic Resort during my business trip to India early this month (October 2016), and I was greatly satisfied. A fanatic location, great service, clean clinic and great staff. I and my family personally thank...More

          Thank jkshining
          Reviewed 23 September 2016

          In enjoyed the Ayurvedic treatments and consultation by Dr. Sharun. Highly recommended are courses done by him for therapists and people who want to learn about Ayurveda basics. He offers individual courses during several day, for single or a group. Try it out! The hotel...More

          2  Thank bhart2016
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          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
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          • US$61 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 14
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          • Kerala >
          • Thiruvananthapuram District >
          • Varkala
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Julie M
          Hello, Can you arrange a pick up from the Trivandrum Airport and what is the price? Thank You, Julie
          23 April 2017|
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          Response from z0rr064 |
          They will. Price negotiable
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          ghoomakkad
          whats the option of food inside the property? I am told u guys don't serve anything?
          8 October 2015|
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          Response from z0rr064 |
          More than enough if you step outside.
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          "Great service"
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          "Look for the rooms facing the beach and preferrably 1st floor to get the perfect view"
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          "Higher level for the best view there is also another Thanal (same owner) just down the road also with rooms..."
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          "Top rooms have the best views of the sea"
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