This beach house is a Kerala Tourism government approved homestay with Gold House classification.
Just a few minutes walk from Varkala Papanasam Beach and Janardhana Swami Temple.
These rooms are fan cooled with mosquito screens on all the windows.
Attached bathroom has hot and cold water.
Guest kitchen with fridge, kettle and toaster etc. for Veg. only preparations.
Complimentary tea, coffee and filtered water.
Check-in time is 2 pm / Check-out time is 11am
Minimum stay 2 nights
PLACES NEAR BY:
-The nearest airport
The nearest airport is Trivandrum International Airport (50 km, 1 hr 15 min drive from Varkala).
-The nearest railway station
Almost all the passing trains stop at Varkala. Here you can get a rickshaw or taxi to Gumnut (2 kms/10 mins drive)
There are direct buses from Trivandrum City to Varkala Temple Junction. Efficient, government-run, air conditioned, low floored buses run from Stand 19 at Trivandrum's brand new (2014) bus terminal opposite the train station. These buses take about 2 hours to reach Varkala
Varkala is linked by state and national highways to all the major cities in Kerala and the rest of India.
Papanasam Beach and Natural Springs
Papanasam beach also known as Varkala beach is a beach along the Lakshadweep Sea, part of the Indian Ocean.
Varkala beach is the only place in southern Kerala where cliffs are found adjacent to the Arabian Sea.
Janardhana Swami Temple - Temple Junction
The famous Sree Janardhana Swami Temple is situated near the Beach. This 2000-year-old Temple is also known as Varkala Temple. Janardhana Swami is a form of Lord Vishnu the deity is found in standing position facing towards the east.
-North Cliff, Varkala
Here you will find 100's of restaurants and shops
-Varkala Town - Maithanam
The town of Varkala called Maithanam is about 2 km inland, located near to the train station, and can be reached via auto rickshaw, taxi or bus. Here you can shop with the locals and eat at the many bakeries and local restaurants.
Sivagiri Mutt the Samadhi of Kerala's saint Sree Narayana Guru is situated in Varkala town and hence has become a place of pilgrimage. A festival is held here on 31st December every year.
Ponnumthuruthu Island is situated about 12 km south of Varkala. You can board a country boat from Nedunganda and take a tour through the backwaters for about 30 minutes to reach Ponnumthuruthu. Ponnumthuruthu, the name literally means Golden Island.
Stringent: No charges will be levied if booking is canceled 61 days prior to check-in. If cancellation is done between 30 to 60 days prior to check-in, 50% of the total booking amount will be charged. Post that, there will be no refund.
Non vegetarian Food not allowed. Loud Music not allowed. Pets not allowed. Smoking inside Property not allowed. No smoking in the rooms - welcome to smoke outside areas