Perched between the majestic red cliffs on a hillock overlooking the Arabian Sea The Gateway Hotel Varkala offers the modern nomad a chance to unwind on a business trip. The Hotel is a secluded garden resort located on a scenic cliff overlooking a soft sand beach. It is 55 KMS OR 1 HR drive from the Trivandrum International Airport and 3 KMS or 10 MINS from the Varkala Railway Station. It is very close to the famous Janardhana Swamy Temple which is just 200 MTRS or 05 MINS away.
A quirky new-age bar in the quaint beach town, Sunken Bar is a popular hangout in Varkala. This lively place serves your favourite drinks in the unlikeliest of places – like, inside a swimming pool.
The perfect setting for a lazy afternoon or an evening viewing the sunset and sipping your favourite wine while you are seated inside the pool and being served
The only authentic and upmarket destination in Varkala region for Kerala cuisine, this outlet has a menu that divides itself into Northern Kerala region covering Calicut and Kasargod, the Central Travancore region covering Kochi, Alleppy etc and South Kerala region that has dishes from homes and streets of Trivandrum and Kollam.