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    Shiva Garden

    North Cliff Kurakkanni | Kurakkanni, Varkala 695141, India
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    Reviewed 3 April 2013

    Very good guesthouse for travellers - not many places we stayed whilst in India were this chilled out and so well set up for meeting other people. The outdoor area was lovely, as was the food, and we spent most of our 5 days in...More

    1  Thank Nancy C
    Reviewed 28 March 2013 via mobile

    Shiva Garden is lovely, though could use a bit of a clean up. The price is good, though not fantastic and does not include breakfast. The building with the rooms & attached bathrooms is set apart from reception so the hangout area is not heard,...More

    Thank Merrianne
    Reviewed 21 March 2013

    i think others that have stayed here are looking at this place through rose coloured glasses the rooms are dark and dingy, there is no hot water, the toilet dont flush, there are no bed coverings the whole place looks like it could do with...More

    Thank trip-traveller99
    Reviewed 7 March 2013

    Shiva Gardens is the sort of place you come to for a few days and end up spending a week. Or indeed longer. As is often the case, people make a place, and this is the most sociable and welcoming guest house I have come...More

    3  Thank Mark A
    Reviewed 1 March 2013

    Great hospitality, amazing staff. Clean and affordable. Food is good, and it seems like only 'good' people stay here.... choice of shared rooms or private rooms, both are comfortable and clean. A real garden of eden :) Highly recommended!

    3  Thank Narilw
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    • Kerala >
    • Thiruvananthapuram District >
    • Varkala
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    • Shiva Garden Varkala, Kerala
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    nishad s
    21 December 2016|
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    Response from shivaom1122 | Property representative |
    All are welcome here at Shiva Gardens Homestay. Please bring you ID and you must be over 18 years old.
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    Rachel L
    17 January 2015|
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    Response from shivagarden | Property representative |
    So sorry for the late answer,If you call from abroad please add the code "0091" first and then add the telephone number. Our contact number is 0091 9349460261 Thanks Jayan
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