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    The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala

    Near Government Guest House | Janardhanapuram, Varkala 695141, India
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We decided to stay at The Gateway Hotel, Varkala, since this was the only good luxury hotel in that area. We chose the Superior Rooms With Beach View and yes the view is truly spectacular... The rooms themselves are really nice... A little small as...More

    1  Thank 3raghavs
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    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at varkala the gateway hotel from 28 Sep to 2 Oct with my wife and daughter. We had the most amazing stay on our first visit to God's own country. The hotel is an oasis of calmness with the hospitality of Taj and...More

    1  Thank praveenkhanna78
    Response from Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram VarkalaResponded 10 October 2017

    Dear Mr Khanna, In this world, there are a few things as rewarding as goodwill. We thank you for your recent vacation with us and humbled by your kind words for the resort, its homely theme, facilities, services and most importantly... the staff that make...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Though a Taj Group property,it s actually a kerala government hotel,just on the roll of the Taj. Hence room maintainance requires little upkeep. Also, the only dining restaurant/bar, is dingy and dark with a funny smell. That being said , the view from the hotel...More

    1  Thank r0hint0n
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had an amazing stay at taj for 4 nights with our 5 month old baby. Exceptional service given by everyone during our stay. They made sure that we were comfortable at all times. We enjoyed the food including breakfast buffet except one dinner when...More

    Thank Shilpi V
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    1st time we have visited Varkala so beautiful and will come again. We stayed for 6 nights and didn't want to leave. The staff are brilliant, there was a couple of small problems in the room but this was immediately rectified. We booked full board...More

    Thank sharonWestYorks
    Response from Gateway V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram VarkalaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guests, Thank you so much for your stay and a very helpful and detailed review on TripAdvisor. I am sure your other fellow travelers and members of the TripAdvisor community would find your review informative. The hotel is indeed aimed to have a quiet,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
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    • US$ 136 - US$ 387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Varkala
    • #1 Family Hotel in Varkala
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Varkala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
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    naushbash
    1 December 2017|
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    Response from Gateway V | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your query. Yes, we are pleased to confirm that all meats used in the hotel are certified Halal. Kind regards, Ashirbad Praharaj General Manager
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    23 August 2017|
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    Response from Gateway V | Property representative |
    Dear Guest My apologies in a delayed revert owing to some technical issues. Yes, the WiFi upto 4 devices is complimentary per room per night of stay. Its a standard connection that helps you browse, check mails, upload... More
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    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Gateway V | Property representative |
    Dear Guest Thanks for your patience and query. I apologize for my delayed response and thank our other guests for helping you with responses so far. The hotel has a wine and beer service permit. That allows us to serve in... More
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    Room Tips
    "Sea view rooms are best. And rooms not requiring staircase are very limited. Accordingly mention while..."
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    "Dont have any meal in the hotel - there are multiple good options nearby at the Varkala Cliff"
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    "All rooms are sea facing or with lawns.2nd floor are sea facing."
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    "Choose sea facing"
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