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Reviewed 28 June 2022 via mobile

Gateway Varkala is a quaint and little property compared to other Taj Properties, 800 m away from the famous cliff of Varkala, one can look to stay here if you are with your family as the property has a great pool and other games in it.
The Staff here are very helpful and they take care of you well. Visit Varkala between Monday- Thursday as the weekend can get crazily crowded at the cliff.

Date of stay: June 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Gateway Varkala -IHCL SeleQtions, General Manager at Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2022

Dear Guest,
Greetings from Gateway Varkala!
It is our pleasure to hear appreciation from guests like you, who spare time out and write about the associates and overall services. . Your feedback is essential not only in our effort to improve our standards but this helps a great deal for the motivation of our associates and helps them perform even better. I shall communicate your feedback to the entire team. We look forward to welcome you once again. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to assist you. Thank you for choosing Gateway Varkala!
Regards,
Anand Krishnan
General Manager
Gateway Varkala IHCL - SeleQtions

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Reviewed 15 June 2022

We visited Varkala for a family leisure trip. Charming team, their amazing hospitality - this is what Taj is famous for. Nice property, nicely maintained rooms. Food was also delicious. From check-in till check-out all process was quite smooth and easy. Team helped us in suggesting the places to visit and their advise was very good. Thanks once again entire team for making our stay wonderful.

Date of stay: June 2022
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Gateway Varkala -IHCL SeleQtions, General Manager at Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2022

Dear Mr Mundra,
Greetings from Gateway Varkala!
It is our pleasure to hear appreciation from guests like you, who spare time out and write about the associates and overall services. . Your feedback is essential not only in our effort to improve our standards but this helps a great deal for the motivation of our associates and helps them perform even better. I shall communicate your feedback to the entire team. We look forward to welcome you once again. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to assist you. Thank you for choosing Gateway Varkala!
Regards,
Anand Krishnan
General Manager
Gateway Varkala IHCL - SeleQtions

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Reviewed 14 June 2022 via mobile

Amazing stay at gateway Varkala, the staff was really attentive and helpful throughout the stay. The restaurant food was great with a good selection of local dishes. I would definitely recommend this hotel.

Date of stay: June 2022
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Gateway Varkala -IHCL SeleQtions, General Manager at Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2022

Dear Mr Cyril,
Greetings from Gateway Varkala!
It is our pleasure to hear appreciation from guests like you, who spare time out and write about the associates and overall services. . Your feedback is essential not only in our effort to improve our standards but this helps a great deal for the motivation of our associates and helps them perform even better. I shall communicate your feedback to the entire team. We look forward to welcome you once again. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to assist you. Thank you for choosing Gateway Varkala!
Regards,
Anand Krishnan
General Manager
Gateway Varkala IHCL - SeleQtions

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Reviewed 14 June 2022

Had a good experience. All staff was very very kind & Helpful (Aswathy, Reji and one more person wearing specs and white shirt. Think his name starts with S). Even the guy at the breakfast was very very polite. Overall a very good experience and will definitely come back soon. Thanks

Date of stay: June 2022
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Gateway Varkala -IHCL SeleQtions, General Manager at Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2022

Dear Mr Deepak,
Greetings from Gateway Varkala!
It is our pleasure to hear appreciation from guests like you, who spare time out and write about the associates and overall services. . Your feedback is essential not only in our effort to improve our standards but this helps a great deal for the motivation of our associates and helps them perform even better. I shall communicate your feedback to the entire team. We look forward to welcome you once again. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to assist you. Thank you for choosing Gateway Varkala!
Regards,
Anand Krishnan
General Manager
Gateway Varkala IHCL - SeleQtions

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Reviewed 8 June 2022 via mobile

The hotels warm feeling and good service is over and above the AMAZING location !
I have not rated it 5 stars cos it needs a little modernisation and maintenance :)
The location of the hotel is right near to the beach, walkable distance though that path is closed in the rains.

Room tip: Carry your toiletries.
Date of stay: June 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Gateway Varkala -IHCL SeleQtions, General Manager at Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2022

Dear Mr Chintan,
Greetings from Gateway Varkala!
It is our pleasure to hear appreciation from guests like you, who spare time out and write about the associates and overall services. . Your feedback is essential not only in our effort to improve our standards but this helps a great deal for the motivation of our associates and helps them perform even better. I shall communicate your feedback to the entire team. We look forward to welcome you once again. Please feel free to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure to assist you. Thank you for choosing Gateway Varkala!
Regards,
Anand Krishnan
General Manager
Gateway Varkala IHCL - SeleQtions

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