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Riverside Retreat

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Karumady, Alappuzha 688561 India See on map
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

After an hour of relaxing on a boat on Kerala's backwaters we arrived at the Riverside Retreat Home Stay. It was so relaxing and the view over the lake was serene tranquility, watching other boats pass by, a lazy wave as you see them pass...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Jiji and Jishi offered us a lovely welcome to this home stay south of Allapuzha (Alleppey). This was the highlight of our India visit, a quiet and relaxing oasis alongside a wide waterway. You can sit out and watch India passing by, people fishing with...More

Date of stay: February 2017
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is the place for those who are looking for peace, nature and delicious food. The setting is stunning! The family were charming and helpful and provided us with anything we needed. Endless opportunities for watching birds and life along the river. You can take...More

Date of stay: February 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

This was probably my partner and myself's highlight of our 6 week trip in India! This was our first stay here - but we felt so welcome. Jiji and his wife greeted us as though we were old friends, and made it their priority to...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 11 March 2016

This is the second time I have stayed here, the first being 8 years ago. The pleasing thing is that it hasn't changed in the interim and the welcome from Jiji and his wife is still very warm. Jiji's wife made some wonderful local food...More

Date of stay: February 2016
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US$ 22 - US$ 99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riverside Retreat Kerala/Alappuzha
India > Kerala > Alappuzha District > Alappuzha
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 22 - US$ 99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riverside Retreat Kerala/Alappuzha
India > Kerala > Alappuzha District > Alappuzha
Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Ask for one of the cabins. Also, ensure you have Jiji's mobile number so the taxi driver can get..."
11 Mar 2016
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"Rooms facing the river are the best."
29 Jan 2014
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"Cottages are more atmospheric and larger options"
12 Jan 2014
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"facing river huts r good"
17 Dec 2012
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