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Hindustan Beach Retreat

3.5-star beachfront hotel with spa, near Varkala Beach

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
NZ$115

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Papnasam Beach, Varkala, 695141, Kerala, India
9.4.Exceptional.
  • Hindustan Retreat is in an interesting location with much activity all around. The view of the beach from our room was great and we really enjoyed the sunsets from our porch. The…

    Oct 27, 2018

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  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 27 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

For families

  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels

What’s around

  • On the beach
  • Varkala Beach - 1 min walk
  • Varkala Cliff - 5 min walk
  • Janardanaswamy Temple - 6 min walk
  • Sivagiri - 42 min walk
  • Kappil Beach - 3 mi / 4.8 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Standard Double Room
  • Executive Double Room

Location

Papnasam Beach, Varkala, 695141, Kerala, India
  • On the beach
  • Varkala Beach - 1 min walk
  • Varkala Cliff - 5 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On the beach
  • Varkala Beach - 1 min walk
  • Varkala Cliff - 5 min walk
  • Janardanaswamy Temple - 6 min walk
  • Sivagiri - 42 min walk
  • Kappil Beach - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Shri Padmanabhaswamy Temple - 26.9 mi / 43.4 km
  • Thiruvananthapuram Zoo - 27.8 mi / 44.8 km
  • Napier Museum - 27.9 mi / 44.8 km

Getting around

  • Trivandrum Intl. Airport (TRV) - 44 min drive
  • Thiruvananthapuram Varkala Station - 28 min walk
  • Edava Station - 5 min drive
  • Kappil Station - 8 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 27 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-6 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available on request)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?

  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Spa tub

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Turtle Bay – The Ayurved has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include body wraps, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

Dining

NOTHING DOING - This poolside restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Slow motion - Onsite bar.

Small print

Also known as

  • Hindustan Beach
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Hotel
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Varkala
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Hotel Varkala
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Hotel
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Hotel Varkala
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Varkala
  • Hindustan Beach Retreat Varkala, Kerala

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for INR 1000 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 1300 per vehicle (one way)

Policies

Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 1200
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 600 (from 5 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 2000
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 1000 (from 5 to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Hindustan Beach Retreat does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 6 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring ocean views and poolside dining. Nearby restaurants include Soul Food (5-min walk), Oottupura Vegetarian Restaurant (7-min walk), and God's Own Country Restaurant (7-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 1300 per vehicle one way.
  • Have fun with nearby activities like cycling and hiking. Additional recreation onsite includes yoga. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the spa tub. Hindustan Beach Retreat also has an outdoor pool and a fitness center, as well as spa services and a garden.
9.4.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Roger, 2 night trip, Nov 5, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Jothi, 3 night trip with friends, Aug 3, 2018

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