Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Near Government Guest House, Trivandrum, Varkala, 695 141, India
4.5 out of 5 rating 954 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Varkala, Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions is by the ocean, within a 5-minute drive of Varkala Beach and Varkala Cliff. This 4-star resort is 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from Kappil Beach and 21.9 mi (35.3 km) from Technopark.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 30 guestrooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Don't miss out on the many recreational opportunities, including an outdoor pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a fitness center. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at Coastal Kitchen, a poolside restaurant which features a bar/lounge and a garden view. You can also stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include wired Internet access (surcharge), a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Janardanaswamy Temple - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Varkala Beach - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Varkala Cliff - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Sivagiri - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Kappil Beach - 5.7 km / 3.5 mi
Kollam Beach - 22.6 km / 14 mi
Tangasseri Lighthouse - 27.6 km / 17.1 mi
Thirumullavaram Beach - 28.8 km / 17.9 mi
Jatayu Earth's Center - 30.5 km / 18.9 mi
Technopark - 35.3 km / 21.9 mi
Padmanabhaswami Temple - 35.3 km / 21.9 mi
Madre de Deus Church - 39.8 km / 24.7 mi
Kerala Institute of Medical Sciences - 41.5 km / 25.8 mi
Mall of Travancore - 42.6 km / 26.5 mi
Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram - 44.6 km / 27.7 mi

The preferred airport for Gateway Varkala - IHCL SeleQtions is Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.) - 43.2 km / 26.8 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
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 property using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

  • 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 Valentine's Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 14 February.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 3659

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 1829 (from 6 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 5488

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 2743 (from 6 to 11 years old)

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Valentine's Day 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.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: INR 650 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 1000.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Children's pool
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Wired Internet access - surcharge
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tennis on site
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • -Well-lit path to entrance
  • -Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • -No elevator (single level property)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage