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Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort

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Scharbeutz, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had booked this medium sized hotel for five nights assuming it was somehow located on the cliffs overlooking the beach. Although this was not exactly the case it shouldn`t take you more than a few minutes to walk to the cliff and enjoy the view from the cliff walkway overlooking the large beach some 100 steps...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much Me. Hans... We are really happy and thrilled to know that you had a super time at varkala and enjoyed the beach and our resort.... we are really looking forward in having you with us soon... Have a lovely holiday in kerala... Warm regards Sundeep Nair Team Deshadan

Ahmednagar, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Prons Rooms are okay good AC . Nice tree around, staff is good , good corporative ,neat and clean hotel Cons Small property, food is below average , pool is not clean , little high priced for avg property. Beach is 5 10 min walking but that walking street is very strange not for lonely girls and specially coming out...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thanks a ton Maulik.. Not sure what went wrong.... shall keep a close watch on this issue.. have a good time in kerala.... Regards Sundeep Nair Team Deshadan

County Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were extremely happy with our room it had adequate air conditioning and also a fan the shower and bathroom was clean there was plenty of towels and we slept very well. The hotel has a very nice pool with loungers around it we found the breakfast to be the best that we had had in India and you could...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Munster.... thank you very much for the review.... really meant a lot.... well appreciated... we the team Deshadan is looking forward in having you with us again.... soon... Warm regards SundeepNair Team Deshadan

London
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I was really pleased with my evening meal at the resort on Feb 14. I had become ill from eating in an outside restaurant on the cliff a few nights before and choose the Deshadan restaurant as a safe place to start dining again. I had an awesome North Indian meal which the waiter Rahul recommending after listening my stomach...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hey Bob.... Rahul says HI AND WISHES to you too.. he and our team is looking forward in having you with us soon.. Warm regards Sundeep Nair Team Deshadan

Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was our first time staying In Kerala. The hotel was perfect for us, quiet and relaxing in an ideal location just a short walk to the beach and cliff top restaurant. The manager Sajin was the perfect host, the help he gave us arranging things made all the difference, The trips with a driver we went on gave us...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Angela... we are really happy to know that you had a great time in Varkala and our team was helpful.. we are really looking forward in having you back with us shortly... Warm regards Sundeep Nair Team Deshadan

Reviewed 23 January 2017

excellent hospitality ,excellent room and room service,good food ,good pool,mr sajin really made our stay very comfortable and felt at home .best resort will suggest to all.about the place its not on the cliff but its just 200mtrs away thank god it was nit the cliff the place is really calm neat and pleasant and food was really good.just a...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hello and greetings Mr. Shiva.. we are really happy to hear that you all had a great time at the property.. and Sajin took care of your requirements as well. Yes as you know the cliff is really crowded and too noise for guest who wanna be really at peace. We are looking forward in having you us soon.. with...

Reviewed 13 January 2017

Car can reach the hotel. 10 minutes walk to Varkala cliff. good swimming pool and room. each room designed differently. breakfast was good. staff service was very good. swimming pool water was clean and can swim.

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from DESHADAN!! Dear Heinken It was great pleasure in having you at the resort... and happy to hear that you all had a wonderful time... Have a great holiday.... Thank you.. looking forward in Seeing you soon.. Best Regards Sundeep Team Deshadan

Germany
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We spent three days over New Year at Deshadan. This place was booked as part of a package tour. So, when we arrived, we were a bit disappointed that the beach is still 5 to 10 minutes by foot. Turns out that Deshadan is right behind the center of the Tibetan Market where most restaurants and the beach promenade are...

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from DESHADAN!! Dear Marcel. It was great pleasure in having you at the resort... and happy to hear that you all had a wonderful time... Have a great holiday.... Thank you.. looking forward in Seeing you soon.. Best Regards Sundeep Team Deshadan

Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The property looks run down The swimming pool had tiles missing and was cloudy and was never cleaned during our stay The breakfast was below average and we had to wait 30 mins You have to go down a dark alley to get to the cliff restaurants which we were not completely comfortable with and would not suggest to lone...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 26 November 2016

A well maintained property near the beach. Comfortable,Clean and quiet place to stay near the North Cliff.Couple of minutes walk to the beach and Beach Market.The Hotel staff are friendly and good.Rooms are spacious,clean and well maintained.Decent pool.Decent Breakfast. The only issue that we faced in our 1 day stay was the Television Signal. Overall Happy Stay :)

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sundeep n, Owner at Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from DESHADAN!! Mr. Naveen It was great pleasure in having you at the resort... and happy to hear that you all had a wonderful time... Have a great holiday.... Thank you.. looking forward in Seeing you soon.. Best Regards Sundeep Team Deshadan

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated just 200 metres from the Papanasam cliff at Varkala, Deshadan offers the best of everything. Be it the cuisine, the facilities or the comforts. At Deshadan you can explore a wide variety of holiday pleasures. Once you have had your fill of the beach choose to laze around in the deluxe A/C rooms facing the pool. Rest assured with mouth watering dishes with smiling service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort

Address: Kurakkanni Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: $70 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Deshadan Cliff And Beach Resort
Deshadan Cliff & Beach Hotel Varkala
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#6 Family Hotel in Varkala
#8 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
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“Chose a room facing the pool area”
 of 5 bubbles 971hansjuergenh, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had an upstairs room which had a large shared balcony but we loved the size of the room it was great”
 of 5 bubbles Y7521SPangelas, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“choose pool side room thats the best one”
 of 5 bubbles shivachandruv, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can have cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles SubirBose, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“go and have a swim early in the pool”
 of 5 bubbles 783julesa, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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