Varkala offers travelers and vacationers loads of quality accommodation options to choose from. Expedia has 34 accommodation options within a 0.1-mile radius of Varkala's heart.
Families, students and those keeping an eye on their dollars can choose from great Varkala hotel and apartment options that won't blow holes in the wallet. The Raja Park Beach Resort is 2 miles from the heart of Varkala, while the The Haiwa Beach Residency is 2 miles away. Alternative affordable room options include the Magnolia Guest House and the Vedanta Wake up - Varkala, Helipad North Cliff.
The The Raviz Resort and Spa, Ashtamudi can be found 15 miles from the middle of Varkala. Or, alternatively, the Vivanta by Taj - Trivandrum, Kerala is situated 25 miles away. Two other Expedia-listed options worth looking into include the Fragrant Nature Backwater Resort & Ayurveda Spa and the Hilton Garden Inn Trivandrum.
Thiruvananthapuram is 25 miles to the southeast of Varkala and is where you'll find Shri Padmanabhaswamy Temple and Napier Museum. Should you wish to spend a night or two in Thiruvananthapuram, be sure to check out the Hycinth By Sparsa and KTDC Mascot Hotel Thiruvananthapuram. Alternatively, you could consider staying at Kovalam, 30 miles to the southeast of Varkala, where you'll find the The Leela Kovalam Beach and Niraamaya Surya Samudra. The Vellayani Lake and Samudra Beach are a couple of the popular places to check out when you're in Kovalam.
If you love sports and enjoy watching games you might decide to take a trip to Nagambadam Stadium, which is 60 miles to the north of Varkala. Those wishing to find accommodation close by can make a choice from the Backwater Retreat - Honeymoon House or the Hotel Arcadia.