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The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram

Janardhanapuram Varkala, Near Government Guest House, Varkala, Kerala - 695141 Map View Map

Hotel Location: Janardhanapuram
Rooms: 30
Check-in time: From 1400 / Check-out time: Until 1200
  • Janardhanapuram Varkala, Near Government Guest House, Varkala


If the cocoon of comfort is what you are looking for when visiting Varkala then nothing can beat the ease and convenience that The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram has to offer. The entire hotel property is epitome of ultimate luxury that travelers seek for. Irrespective of the purpose of your visit, guests can be assured to have an unforgettable staying experience. Located right atop a magnificent red cliff facing the Arabian Sea is an accommodation that redefines your living experience. The hotel is much more than a charming retreat offering fantastic views and warm hospitable service that is a cherry on cake. Only a few minutes is all that it will take to reach Janardhanaswamy Temple and Kappil beach.

Located at a distance of 50 kms from Thiruvananthapuram airport, 220 kms from Cochin, 2.5 kms from Varkala Railway Station and 55 kms from Thiruvananthapuram city, it is one of the most preferred accommodation options for discerning guests.  There are thirty rooms and suites designed for those seeking luxury stay. 

Hotel Features
  • Spa
  • Massage
4Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant/ Coffee Shop
  • Free! Wi-Fi is available
  • LAN and Wi-Fi access (charges apply)
  • Free! Free private parking is available on site.
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shoeshine
  • Currency exchange
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • 24-hour room service
  • Business center
  • Doctor on Call
  • Newspapers
Room Types
  • Standard Garden View Room With Balcony

    Travelers who are seeking comfortable stay while in Varkala can choose to stay here. The hotel offers some of the finest standard rooms with balcony overlooking garden. Refreshing and rejuvenating garden view lets you feel relaxed allowing you have great time here.  Cosy rooms are these featuring finest of the facilities that allows guests to have memorable time during the stay.  Each of these rooms is well-equipped with access to the high speed internet, doctor on call, round the clock room service, laundry service, a mini fridge, tea or coffee maker, designer toiletries, LCD television with satellite channels, work desk, a mini bar and international direct dial facility.

  • Super Sea View Rooms

    Highly spacious bedrooms with attractive balconies facing the palms as well as Arabian sea lets guests have memorable time here. Each of these rooms is well-designed and decorated with great care so that discerning guests can make the most of their stay.  Cocoon of comfort are these rooms enabling guests comfort and luxury like never before.  facilities that one can get access to when staying here are a mini bar, a fridge, tea or coffee maker, designer toiletries, access to the high speed internet, work desk, a mini bar and LCD television with satellite channels. 

  • Deluxe Suite

    Now deluxe suites define the luxury like never before. Each of these suites comes well-equipped with basic and modern amenities that allow you have some of the best moments here.  Each room here offers stunning view taking away stress and making you feel relaxed and rejuvenated. There are several facilities that one might get access to when staying here.  Some of the most common facilities are access to the high speed internet; queen sized beds, laundry service, doctor on call, a mini bar, a tea or coffee maker, a mini fridge, work desk and LCD television with satellite channels. 



It is an all day dining restaurant serving to guests an exclusive range of International as well as Indian cuisine.  Let your craving for food be any, you can be assured to get it here. Starting from Indian, Chinese, Continental and Oriental, dishes are prepared making use of finest of the herbs.  The warm and cozy ambiance of the restaurant allows you to enjoy a never before dining experience.

Sunken Bar

Guests having craving for an exclusive range of wines and other drinks can visit Sunken and enjoy some moments here.  It is one of the liveliest of the places for hangouts. Here, you can enjoy drinking in the most unlikely of the places – inside swimming pool.   

Useful Info

Distance from Airport

  • Trivandrum International Airport-48.5 km

Distance from Railway Station

  • Varkala Sivagiri railway station-3.9 km

Distance from Top  Attractions in the Area

  • Varkala Beach (Papanasam beach)- 1.4 km
  • Sivagiri Mutt-4.2 km
  • Janardhana Swamy Temple-800 m
  • Kappil Lake-7.8 km
Useful Hotel Stats
  • Number of Bars -1
  • Number of Floors- 2
  • Number of Restaurants- 1
  • Room Voltage- 220
  • Year Hotel Built- 1995

At The Gateway Hotel Janardhanapuram Varkala, you are provided the best treatment facilities and programs that provide the maximum benefits. The benefits are not just delivered externally but also internally.

The Gateway Hotel Varkala is famous for its Ayurveda Center and Spa which comes with a studio gym which is managed by a team of professional therapists working under the guidance of specialized doctors. The ultimate aim is to provide a holistic Ayurveda experience that brings about a perfect union between the body and the mind. Here, the benefits of revitalization are not just restricted to the body, but also have a tremendously positive effect on the mind. 

Various packages that include exclusive meals created by the hotel’s Ayurvedic doctors are available. The Ayurveda Spa at the hotel recreates a homely setting consisting of two treatment rooms and one doctor’s consulting room. The treatment rooms consist of typical Ayurvedic beds called droni which is perfect for enjoying a simple relaxation massage to a very specialized shirodhara.

The spa is run by a team of highly qualified staff who are trained local craftsmen who have learnt this art from their gurus through the modern training facilities available. Moreover, the Ayurveda doctor is always available on call.

  • No pets are allowed
  • Minimum check-in age of guest is 18 years
  • Government-issued photo id is needed during check-in
  • Guests above 12 years are considered as adults
  • Non-smoking rooms are available