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    GK's Riverview Homestay

    Aymanam | Near Kumarakom Backwaters, North West of Kottayam, Pulikkuttyssery, Kottayam 686015, India
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    • Excellent79%
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    I stayed 3 days in George familys house. He fixed a rickshaw for me from Kottayam train station (takes 20 mins aprox) and when I arrived he was waiting there with such a lovely face. Helped me with luggage, brough me some tasty food and...More

    Thank Andrea N
    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    Such a lovely place - so relaxing and peaceful. Simple, rural spot. Nothing fancy yet really special. The host George was brilliant - friendly, everything organised just so, great to chat with. You'll want for nothing. Dinner and breakfast were delicious, and it was great...More

    Thank huffergie
    Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay with George and Di. The rooms are a good size and provide everything you could need - warm water, decent bedding, air con, water, juice, tea and coffee in the rooms and a terrace overlooking the rice paddies. There are also...More

    Thank LuciandMatt
    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    We really enjoyed our stay in the peace and quiet of Aymenem and it was a great area to explore and see rural life. Lovely location in the middle of nature overlooking the paddy. Georgekutty is an excellent host, knowledgeable and interesting and he was...More

    1  Thank alisontraveller14
    Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

    Our stay at George's homestay was perfect and in our 2 month trip of india it is one of the most memorable places we stayed. We were sad to leave! Set out in the rural backwaters approx 10km out of kottayam it feels like you...More

    Thank dakes5802
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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 37 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Kerala >
    • Kottayam District >
    • Kottayam
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    • GK's Riverview Homestay Kottayam, Kerala
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    sw19mike
    15 March 2016|
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    Response from Martin W | Reviewed this property |
    We had breakfast included in the price and George will happily supply a simple lunch (Biriyani, stuffed pancakes etc) for a modest fee of about 150 rupees and evening meal for about 300 rupees. We had chicken, fish, egg etc... More
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    Toffeeman2014
    5 June 2015|
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    Response from Georgekutty J | Property representative |
    Thank you Nick for the enquery. We have both double and ttipple AC rooms are available,. Our rate :double £42 for one room for one night with breakfast/dinner and tax. Triple £ 48 for one room for one night.with breakfast... More
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    "Talk to George. All of the have the same nice views i think"
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    "The rooms are all the same"
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    "The rooms are all pretty much the same - but number 4 was very nice."
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