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Sunset beach

Lovely place to sit and have a coffee or beer to people watch and generally chill. Lots of... read more

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matf69
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Colchester, United Kingdom
Very touristy but worth a day on the beach and lunch/dinner

Easy to get to via Tuc Tuc or taxi. Lots of restaurants and cafes along the boardwalk with souvenir... read more

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VinnieLondon_SE2
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Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely place to sit and have a coffee or beer to people watch and generally chill. Lots of restaurants and shops to check out

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank matf69
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beach.. amazing place to be with kids... Quite clean as compared to other indian beaches ..

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PriyaG506
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Easy to get to via Tuc Tuc or taxi. Lots of restaurants and cafes along the boardwalk with souvenir shops. Nice wide beach with lots of sunbeds and umbrellas (albeit most very old!). Some strong tides and waves to be careful of and keep well...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank VinnieLondon_SE2
Reviewed 6 days ago

very peaceful but sea is a bit rough but lifeguard present nice place to spend the day loungers umbrellas and fruit available

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank hopkinstownboy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

View from this light house was really beautiful. We can feel the wind at its best. The way we were going upside also memorable one.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jijogeorge1111
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in The Leela, we used to walk to Lighthouse Beach to eat, its about a 10 minute walk. Great place to catch the sunset. Abundance of eating places, even a Baskin Robbins!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lynnewhittaker2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lighthouse beach has a nice gently sloping sand into the Arabian sea. Plenty of cafe/restaurants along Lighthouse road overlooking the beach.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PapaKenny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach is lovely plenty of cheap sun loungers and shade available. You can see local fishermen come in with their catch

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MrandMrsRVB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good waves, fine sand, clear water... Sunbeds, some hawkers and a lot of hotels and restaurants along the beach. Not charming in any way but good if you want a tan and have some good food. Bit older crowd than that in Varkala. Get the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank hansolo76se
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just Awesome beach with breath taking sun set and sun rise view. Clean beach with white sand. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pankajdhingra12
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SuzanneL826
30 December 2018|
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Response from Khusheena | Reviewed this property |
Guess u are in Varkala. hence take a taxi to Kovalam- approximate Rs 1500-1800 cost. The Lighthouse is known to all of them. Makes sense to stay in Kovalam few days ...small quant place. I stayed at a very nice and budget... More
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SuzanneL826
30 December 2018|
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Response from apurvagupta22 | Reviewed this property |
We took Uber for this!
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madhusaiv
26 April 2018|
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Response from aruptanti | Reviewed this property |
Rest rooms are available there
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