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    Kaiya House

    Kaiya House,, Varkala 695141, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    Travellers talk about
    “roof terrace” (30 reviews)
    “other guests” (37 reviews)
    “walking tour” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Terrace
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    Reviewed 21 February 2015

    Stayed 8 nights, felt welcomed from the moment we arrived at 5am. Debra and her brilliant staff could not do enough for us. Debra's caring attitude, local knowledge and great personality made our stay an experience to be treasured. Can't recommend Kaiya house highly enough;...More

    3  Thank april1953
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 1 March 2015

    It was so nice to meet you both and have some adventures with you and the U.S. guests. I really hope we meet again and that you continue to have wonderful adventures.

    Reviewed 2 February 2015

    Not long returned from our 2nd trip to Varkala and 2nd stay at Kaiya House. Debra, the owner, is a fantastic host and I couldn't imagine every staying anywhere else when we visit Varkala. Lovely room which are spotlessly clean. Excellent rooftop where you can...More

    4  Thank janeyb1307
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 9 February 2015

    It was lovely to have you and your family and friends back in our place. Thank you so much for your kind words and I look forward to the third time!

    Reviewed 1 February 2015

    If you are in Kerala you MUST visit Kaiya House. Everyone should sample the experiences and the delights on offer at the best home stay in India. Debra, her beautiful home and wonderful team are the perfect mix. We spent 12 days at Kaiya House...More

    5  Thank Debbieniel
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 9 February 2015

    It was so lovely to meet you and have your company here for a good amount of time. I'm hoping to see you both in the near future and thank you for taking the time to write and also for bringing a lot of laughter...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2015

    Came here in Jan 15' after some mixed stays in Kumily and Alleppey. Debra immediately made us feel at home offering a guide through varkala (which we found very useful) She also offered to take us to a local lady's house where we had possibly...More

    1  Thank Harryg3
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 30 January 2015

    It was my pleasure that you were here and I'm really glad the festival was on. Thank you so much for taking the time for this review. Each and every one is truly appreciated.

    Reviewed 26 January 2015

    Kaiya House was recommended to us by passing travellers and it more than lived up to its reputation as the number one place to stay in Varkala. From the time the lovely Debra greeted us at the door and showed us around her beautifully decorated...More

    Thank lin456974
    Response from KaiyaHouse, General Manager at Kaiya HouseResponded 30 January 2015

    We did have a great time that week. Thank you so much for choosing us due to my previous guests telling you about Kaiya House. I hope the rest of your travels were fabulous and perhaps we'll meet again. I always hope for that!

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 31 - US$ 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
    • #3 Family Hotel in Varkala
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
    • Also Known As
    • Kaiya House Varkala, Kerala
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    Traveller (214)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (14)
    Pool & Beach (13)
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    Ouseph M
    14 December 2016|
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    Response from KaiyaHouse | Property representative |
    There are loads of New Year's celebrations all around Kerala.
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    Hazel T
    21 August 2016|
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    Response from tradergirl | Reviewed this property |
    I would echo the other answers - bikinis are really for tourist beaches. The sacred beach is not the place! Modesty still prevails in much of India... and why not? I was there December - April and the monsoons were about... More
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    Nilanthi P
    1 August 2016|
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    Response from dodge | Reviewed this property |
    No it does not have private beach access but to my knowledge nowhere does. It's a ten minute walk to the public beach. However you will not be disappointed staying here. Deborah & her team are the best.
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    Room Tips
    "Excellent help and service, Good location, Reasonably Priced"
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    "All rooms are very differently themed, check them out 👍 I love the Indian one"
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    "All rooms are different, equally nice though. Some Have AC, some only fan."
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    "If you are more that 1.90 meters, maybe ask for a room with a bed without a footboard."
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