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Shiva Garden

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Paris, France
Reviewed 1 March 2014

Cool place with hippie atmosphere good if you want to meet some people and chill out outside your room in the "garden". Rooms are not at all as clean and made up as the photos of the direction in trip advisor. You may ask for your sheets and towels, no hot water. Much more like a pension and not a...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 25 February 2014

I came to shiva garden in October and didn't leave until December. Coming to shiva garden was the best thing I could do. There I found a home an a family. I started doing yoga with Sonia and for me it was the best introduction to yoga. Sonia respects everybody's limits and guides you through the secuences gently. Two months...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2014

I stayed here in January after recommendations from a few travellers I had met. Although the location is not right on the cliff top, a quick five minute walk and you are there! It was actually very nice not staying right in the middle of the hustle and bustle as it gave you time to relax and absorb the wonderful...

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2Thank Lucilla G
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2014

We stayed in one of the bungalows at the back of the garden. Loads of space and clean. The garden area is a really nice area to chill/hang out with other travellers. Great food. The family are lovely too!

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1Thank Charlotte I
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Really nice place - amazing people. Lovely outdoor communal areas - really easy to meet guests and chat to staff. Delicious, cheap food served there, yoga every morning. Great location - 5 min walk to the beach. My favourite hostel in Kerala!

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2Thank Carina L
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

Had a great time here, spent about a week chilling around. Chill place and atomsfeir. I slept at the great apartments, that have a worm shower ;) and the host where lovely too. Send my regards to apu from me. Hope you have fun, Running out of what to write. So just go over there and see Mike

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1Thank mikekorda
Mumbai
Reviewed 7 February 2014

friendly and welcoming owner and great garden for relaxing and meeting fellow guests. Room cleanliness needs improving and a lick of paint wouldnt go amiss. Good location Ask for a room with a private terrace

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Podgorica, Montenegro
Reviewed 29 January 2014

I've stayed in Shiva Garden a month ago, with my husband. At this very moment I'm listening to some Indian song and thinking about all wonderful thing happened there. Shiva Garden is one of the best thing I've experienced. If you go to Varkala, you have to visit this place! Accommodation is great, food is amazing, people are lovely! Owners...

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Really relaxed spot. There is a sort of courtyard in the middle of the premises, we're they've build a roofed place with comfortable cushions and low tables, with nice lighting. Good speakers, nice mellow (Indian) music. Besides plenty of hammocks, they also have a massive swing, attached to two palmtrees... The guys running the place are nice and relaxed and...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 19 January 2014

i will suggest any of you with out any doubt because it's good place for all budget travellers.good value for money. nice staff ,good atmosphere with an excellent courtyard. Afzal was so helpful during our stay.

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SHIVA GARDEN is one among the most reputed home stays in Varkala. Perched near a majestic red cliff overlooking the Arabian Sea, this charming home stay offers many warm hospitable services as well as a fantastic garden view. Here we have a magnificent garden growing many famous Ayurvedic plants and trees, surrounding the resort. Guests are only minutes away from the famous 2000 years old Janardhana Swamy Temple, Kappil beach and Angengo Fort built by the British East India company in the 17th century. Shiva Garden is the perfect base for leisure and you may never forget this in your life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shiva Garden

Address: North Cliff Kurakkanni | Kurakkanni, Varkala 695141, India
Region: India > Kerala > Thiruvananthapuram District > Varkala
Price Range: £12 - £33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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Shiva Garden Hotel Varkala
Shiva Garden Varkala, Kerala
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“sleeping in the dorms is an experience and also individual rooms are just perfect, big, double beds, plenty of light. Very convinient”
cooperviajando, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Check the price of the treehouse - they have 2. When i stayed it was R400, which is only 100 rupees more than dorm.”
MysticX, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There is wifi in the hallway and the commons area, front room did not have wifi.”
AniaNYC, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“the main building is old, the building behind are a bit newer.”
Rachel_Korah, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Awesome garden inside. Best place to chill in the afternoon”
marcioc186, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
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