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Clafouti Beach Resort

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#18 of 49 Hotels in Varkala
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Basing the three star rating based on comparative properties in the location. I don think its fair to compare to Euro or US standards in this area. With that said, the rooms are spartan, yet comfortable and economical. Buy water before arriving! My room didn't have a TV, which to me isn't an issue but could be an issue for...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I echo the sentiments of the person below me, and also want to once again emphasize: don't get the hotel and the restaurant mixed up. The restaurant is great... decent quality food, great views & very reasonably priced. The hotel on the other hand is an absolute shambles, which is a shame because given its location it could be great...

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Rossendale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly don't get the hotel and the restaurant mixed up . They are separate management . The restaurant is amazing the hotel is really poor which is sad as it could be great. They seem to only have a few staff. I was there 3 nights as part of a package with Citrus holidays . To be fair Citrus tried...

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Thank Lizzymint
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A great location, Clafouti is surrounded by many cafes on both sides. The rooms are spacious, the staff is courteous. I stayed there for 5 days and enjoyed the experience. The beach was just 7-8 minutes away but that beach was always crowded and too public for my taste so I preferred to take a 20 minute walk in the...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

After a long hot day I thought I'd treat myself to a facial and was blown away by Lakshmi. The space is small and humble but her hands are expert. Facial consisted of a cleanse, scrub, massage with oil, massage with a metal sphere, a face mask and a perfect neck, head and arm and hand massage. I would love...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Our experience here was fabulous. From the rooms to the service etc everything was very good. We were satisfied and very happy with our stay here. The views are awesome from the hotel are stunning. Staff was very helpful and courteous.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the Clafouti Beach resort for two nights at the end of our Kerala trip and it was a great experience. A clean room with Fan/AC, modern bathroom with warm shower and Sea facing patio, just lovely. The highlight for me was having a massage at Lakshmi's Herbal Beauty Studio, just through and behind the Clafouti restaurant. Lakshmi...

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Chicago
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Clafouti has great curb appeal. It's a higher end resort on the North Cliff. It has a variety of rooms, including cottages. I stayed in one of the ground floor "standard" rooms that had its own porch. And while the room was well appointed, I did not have hot water for my entire stay (one day), the wifi was terrible,...

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Clafouti Ayurvedic Heritage Resort has an independent Restaurant for all customers including those staying at their property. The food they serve is one of the best at Varkala Cliff priced at very reasonable rates.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 28 January 2017

this beach is very diffrent from all the beach of India. This is riff beach i,.e moutain meet ocean at very steep end. view is fantastic , greenery of kerla and ocean meet together. this resturant is made on the cliff so most of the item sold are little costly. good thing is that beach os safe and you feel...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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Additional Information about Clafouti Beach Resort

Address: Near Papanasam Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: $30 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clafouti Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Clafouti Beach Hotel Varkala
Clafouti Beach Resort Varkala, Kerala
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#5 Top resorts Hotel in Varkala
#6 Spa Hotel in Varkala
#8 Family Hotel in Varkala
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Varkala
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“Ask for an ocean facing room”
ahippgirl, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea facing view”
WahiRicha, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor room had a private porch, upper level rooms did not.”
BlueNaga, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“take you wine from the city so as to save the cost in the hotel.”
bebarta7, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe villas are best choice, avoid sea view rooms if you want a sea view or twin share beds.”
Pazza1, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
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