Hotels catering to the demands
of various economic groups are available in Varkala. Based on
tariff rates and the facilities available they are classified as Top
Range, Medium Range and Budget Range. Rates will be the highest
during the peak time (Dec-April/May). Discount rates are available
during off-season. Some hotels even permit bargaining in rates
during the off-season. Prices get higher as you move closer to the
beach. If you are willing to stay a few meters away from the beach,
you may get better rooms for the same price. We have arranged the
hotels on the basis of the tariff rates. Also given are the
facilities available and the contact addresses for a good time.
Top Range hotels provide facilities such as
swimming pools, satellite television, and conference halls. Some
hotels arrange for tour packages during the season. Room rent varies
from Rs.1,501 to 10,000 (USD 35 to USD 250) per day.
Medium range hotels boast of providing car
parking facilities, A/c rooms, airport pick up and refrigerators and
televisions in every room. Many have separate travel desks and
arrange for air port pick ups if prior information is given. Rent
varies from Rs.501-1,500 (USD 12 to USD 35).
Budget range hotels provide simple, clean
rooms with hot water facility and separate bathrooms and balconies.
They may even have international telecom facility, air port pick ups
and tour packages. Rent Rs.100-500 (USD 3 to USD 12).