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    Karthika Plaza Resort

    Punnamoodu Papanasam Road | Wacher Mukku, Kairali Nagar, Varkala 695141, India
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    Reviewed 28 February 2012

    what can i say ,why did everyone mark it as 5 star, why because it is . the place is brill,the staff are better ,(sorry rajesh calling you staff)you are more than that , if you travel the world you will not find a better...More

    Thank bulln0tts
    Reviewed 27 February 2012

    We had initially booked to stay at Karthika Plaza for one week only. But this comfortable, clean, cool and beautiful mini hotel was so good we doubled our time there and stayed for two weeks. All the positive things written in other reviews are true:...More

    Thank elemsie
    Reviewed 17 February 2012

    We loved every minute of our stay at Karthika. The rooms are clean, comfortable and cool and the gardens beautiful...but what really makes this place special is it's dedicated host. Rajesh knows how to make his guests at home. Breakfast on the balcony was always...More

    Thank Liz H
    Reviewed 15 February 2012

    Karthika Plaza was the highlight of our stay in Kerala. The well appointed room was by far the cleanest we had encountered in India. Rajesh, the host would run you anywhere in the surrounding area - and pick you up again -at no charge!!! The...More

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    Reviewed 11 February 2012

    A stay at Karthika Plaza in Varkala is a winning ticket.You are in all respects looked after by the hosts in a fantastic way.Before you even know yourself, what you want to do, what you want to see,what you would like to eat for breakfast...it...More

    Thank Ann Christine R
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Varkala
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
    • Also Known As
    • Karthika Plaza Tourist Hotel Varkala
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    HelenDerbyGB
    29 June 2017|
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    Response from Karthika P | Property representative |
    Good Day Madam, Trivandrum is the nearest airport ,It's nearly one hour running to our resort.And also 2 kms away from Varkala Cliff Beach.We shall provide the complimentary drop & pick-up from Cliff Beach.For further... More
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    14 September 2016|
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    Response from karthika100 | Property representative |
    Yes it walking distance. If you prefer to use a car we will provide it free.
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    "the suits have larger rooms"
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    "3 larger rooms for only a little extra cost. bigger bathroom, gardens/more quiet they have a fridge and..."
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    "Suite if you want larger rooms"
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    "Ask for a quiter room as there are bigger suites with small kitchen and fridge at the back by the gardens."
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