Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly resort with free valet parking and restaurant

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Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool

Location

This family-friendly Varkala resort is located by the ocean, within 1 mi (2 km) of Varkala Beach and Janardanaswamy Temple. Kappil Beach is 4.2 mi (6.8 km) away.

Resort Features

Along with a restaurant, this resort has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, an outdoor tennis court, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 30 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, The Gateway Hotel Varkala provides an outdoor tennis court and complimentary bicycles. Dining options at the resort include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. This family-friendly resort also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Gateway Hotel Varkala has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Wired Internet access - surcharge 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Television in common areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( INR 1300 per 24-hour period )

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Phone 
  • In-room safe 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

GAD - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open 24 hours.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and complimentary bicycles are featured at the resort. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.
Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25000.
Taxes are subject to change based on Goods and Services Tax (GST) implementation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 1000 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No cribs (infant beds) available
No pets or service animals allowed
Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: INR 405 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: INR 1300 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 2250 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 1000 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Gateway Hotel Varkala
  • Gateway Varkala
  • Varkala Gateway Hotel

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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