We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

198 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff
See the most recent reviews
Showing 186: English reviews
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed in one of the shared rooms, but they also have (separately located) private rooms as well. Vedanta Varkala is unbeatable when it comes to hospitality and general atmosphere. The hosts are not only knowledgeable and professional but are also genuinely caring and nice people. I've met many great hosts during my three month trip in India, and these...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank pauliuki
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review for our hotel. We try our best to fully satisfy all our customers and are glad we were successful with your experience. We look forward to welcome you back. Do visit us at our other properties too. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Reviewed 24 December 2016

A nice place to stay in Varkala with friendly and helpful staff! First place in India that I've stayed with hot water. A/C in dorm rooms, comfy beds, delicious and affordable breakfasts, television with movie channels, a good laundry service. There is a Supermarket, fruit shop and juice bar across the road. Five minute walk to the cliff; where the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Aliesha T
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Aliesha, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review for our hotel. We try our best to fully satisfy all our customers and are glad we were successful with your experience. We look forward to welcome you back. Do visit us at our other properties too. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Lounge has sofas and a TV and the outside space isn't bad but the facilties are pretty basic and not the biggest traveler vibe. For the money its pretty basoc though. For the same price you can get a nice private room elsewhere.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Zachary B
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Zachary, We are sorry about your experience. We have noted your complaints and we will take the necessary action. Please do stay with us again -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Vedanta Wake Up is located in Helipad Cliff just 2 mins walk to Varkala Cliff Beach. We stayed in the Eco friendly cottages for a night. Since this places is close to the beach, we didn't consider having breakfast in the hotel. The room was good and all basic amenities and kept clean, thou could see a cockroach pop out...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Swifty D
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Swifty, Thank you for the feedback! Hoping to see you soon. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Kerala, India
Reviewed 9 November 2016

5 mins walk from the hotel to the beach. Value for money and amazing staff. If you are lost in finding places, the staff will help you with all the information that you require about Varkala. nice place, had everything you would want for a nice holiday

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ranjanakummar
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Ranjan, Thank you for your valuable feedback we appreciate it very much and hope to see you at our other properties again soon. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Giridih, India
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff. There was not enough force in shower. Beach is 2 min walk. Bike rentals available. There is no water filter, only tap water for drinking. Small library and common room. Nice clean place in very peaceful area.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank kipdfaith
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable feedback we appreciate it very much and hope to see you at our other properties again soon. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Vedanta is the right place to go if you're backpacking and wish to meet fellow travellers. It was one of the cleanest places I've been in India and the staff is great - thanks for everything Shine!! The hostel is less than 5 minutes walking from the beach and provides services as renting scooters, surf and yoga lessons, ayurvedic massajes....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carolina D
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Carolina, Thank you for your valuable feedback we appreciate it very much and hope to see you at our other properties again soon. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Chennai, India
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We went as a bunch of 8 to this place. Got a dorm and a room. Both these were very clean and comfortable. The hosts were very friendly. They also offered rentals and surf lessons. Met a few fellow travellers from around the world. Shared our experiences. The only drawback of this place is that it's not on the cliff....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Karthiksridhar
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Karthik, Thank you for your valuable feedback we appreciate it very much and hope to see you at our other properties again soon. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The treatment was amazing! Especially vinod who single handedly managed everything in a proper way. A most visit place. We had a wonderful night with all the guitar plays by vinod. It was more than our expectation. Thank you for the hostage! -Geetha Sukumar from bangalore

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lakshmi S
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Lakshmi, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review for our hotel. We try our best to fully satisfy all our customers and are glad we were successful with your experience. We look forward to welcome you back. Do visit us at our other properties too. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

Mangalore, India
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I stayed for two nights in Vedanta Wake Up. I really loved the location as it is close to the cliff. If you are visiting Varkala, make sure that you stay pretty close to the cliff as it has a great vibe! I stayed in a double deluxe A/C room which was clean and comfortable. Staffs were supportive that they...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sudharsan S
VedantaWakeUpHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Sudharsan, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review for our hotel. We try our best to fully satisfy all our customers and are glad we were successful with your experience. We look forward to welcome you back. Do visit us at our other properties too. -Vedanta Wake Up! Hotels.

106 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (39)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Other (20)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (67)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (23)
Viewed
View from Room (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (23)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Varkala hotels
0.5 km away
Varkala Marine Palace
Varkala Marine Palace
#5 of 49 in Varkala
375 reviews
1.0 km away
WoodHouse Beach Resort
WoodHouse Beach Resort
#16 of 49 in Varkala
140 reviews
0.3 km away
Akhil Beach Resort
Akhil Beach Resort
#12 of 49 in Varkala
393 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.9 km away
Blue Water Beach Resort
Blue Water Beach Resort
#10 of 49 in Varkala
308 reviews
1.3 km away
Shiva Garden
Shiva Garden
#18 of 97 in Varkala
205 reviews
0.7 km away
Clafouti Beach Resort
Clafouti Beach Resort
#18 of 49 in Varkala
268 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vedanta, the highest state of consciousness and self realization can be achieved only while traveling.Vedanta Wake up! India’s finest chain of backpacking hostels, was conceived to address the primary concerns of backpackers and budget travelers.Vedanta Wake up! on the sunny cliffs, Varkala, is an exclusive hostel with beautifully landscaped gardens. The hostel is walking distance to the golden sands of Helipad beach, Black beach and Papanasam beach. Guests also have an option of staying in wonderfully hand crafted organic bamboo huts for an earthy living experience.Our rooms are designed keeping comfort and cleanliness in mind. We offer shared rooms with ensuite bathrooms as well as superior private rooms for families. At Vedanta Wake up!, we offer you an environment to meet fellow travelers in our lounges which are fully equipped with computers, free Wi-Fi, television sets, DVD players, movies, book exchange libraries, guitars, board games, maps and eateries. Our eateries will provide you with hygienic and sumptuous meals cooked by our in-house chefs any time of the day at very minimum charge.We encourage our guests to socialize and get to know each other through local bar crawls, sight-seeing trips, dinner outings, movie nights, karaoke nights and other fun activities almost every night (and there’s no curfew!)We provide assistance in arranging local tours and visits to nearby tourist attractions so that our guests can soak in the sights and sounds and have a memorable holiday experience. We also organize classes such as cooking, yoga, Indian classical music and ayurvedic massages. You can check in any time of the day. Our young and energetic team will provide you with every comfort possible to make your stay fun and unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff

Address: North Helipad Cliff, Varkala 695141, India (Formerly Vedanta Wake up! on the sunny cliffs, Varkala)
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: ₹ 646 - ₹ 2,521 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff 2*
Number of rooms: 9
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotwire, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotels.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff Varkala, Kerala
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Ghent, Belgium
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Vedanta Wake Up - Helipad North Cliff staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“during non-rush months, times of the years dont book online , go directly that way you can get a room at cheaper cost”
209dineshs, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Cottages are better than normal rooms!”
  • Cottages we stayed..
  • Clean Bathroom with Geysers
  • Queen Bed with AC
swiftyd2016, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms are dark and quiet. Dorms are situated right in the center.”
143keerthanar, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Perfect budget place!”
travellingsoul1802, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Take plenty of rat bait and a poo scooper, and clean bedding.”
mrfinn171061, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
5 of 5