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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have stayed with Bijou at Bella for 7 nights. Bella homestay is away from the main busy area but within easy walking distance. The welcome you receive at Bella is second to none. The breakfast is good every day and Bijou the owner is very accommodating. Bijou arranged a canoe trip to the backwaters which I would highly recommend...

Thank Angie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bijou and his wife are friendly and hospitable people. The room was absolutely clean, cosy and calm. The home stay is situated in a really quiet, green area, but it's still close to town. The continental breakfast at 8.a.m was always really nice. The Wi-Fi connection, compared to other places in India, is bad. The backwater village canoe trip was...

Thank Romano T
South West England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a bus trip from Kochi dropped us in the centre of Allepey, we began to wonder if we had made the right decision. Everything was a bit chaotic and noisy. We needn't of worried, a quick rickshaw ride deposited us outside Biju's little bit of paradise. A warm welcome which included a glass of fresh pineapple juice, and very...

Thank AGuide
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much to Biju and Jackie for being brilliant hosts! Everything was perfect, the nicest place we stayed in India! The food was great and the rooms were so lovely. Jackie, the pug, is certainly the cutest pug I've ever met too. You should definitely try the canoe trip in the backwaters that Biju recommends - it was...

Thank Heather F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Bella's Guest House is a joy to stay in. We came here for two nights after our houseboat trip and really enjoyed our stay. From the second you walk in, you are made to feel at home by Biju, with a nice cool welcome drink and his stories and friendly smile. The place itself is beautiful and the rooms decorated...

Thank JoannaTUk
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in this beautiful house in Alleppey. This home stay is located right in the heart of the city. A beautifully and carefully decorated home, it was! The owner of the place Biju took care of all our needs. As soon as we reached the place, he provided us with city maps and suggested plans for...

Thank Sushmitha211
Montreuil-l'Argille, France
Reviewed 28 October 2016

In May 2015 (monsoon period) I went to Kerala for the ayurvedic treatments and that is how I arrived at Bella. This year in October I stayed there for another week and Biju and Natasha are the most warm and generous hosts I have ever met ! The rooms upstairs are very comfortable and good size, the place is very...

Thank 220lianne
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Have just returned home after my stay at Bella with Biju. Unfortunately for me I'd contracted a fever just before arriving at the homestay, thought I'd shaken it off! My illness required me to see a doctor and a whole lot of rest and healthy eating. Due to the circumstances Biju took me under his wing and made sure I...

1Thank LeeabakerLondon
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Biju and Jack the Pug make every effort to make you feel at home at Bella. Bella is really close to the moorings for the Allepey Houseboats - a trip which you must undertake if you are in the area. Biju organised our trip on the water in advance. He also arranged for us to spend a few hours travelling...

Thank Bob W
Dominican Republic
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Our host biju, well what can I say, he is excellent at making you feel welcome, nothing too much trouble. The house was gorgoeus, very arty and calm and modern set in the midst of a very pretty leafy garden. Very quiet area. A must for staying in alleppey!

Thank beck c

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful boutique homestay with a personal touch, a garden, comfortable unique rooms with AC, hot water, WI-FI and free breakfast. Perfect location for backwater tours, very close to lake and boat terminals. Walking distance to center but away from city noise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Art & Meditation House

Address: near Nehru Trophy Finishing Point | Thathampally P.O., Alappuzha 688013, India
Region: India > Kerala > Alappuzha
Price Range: ₹ 2,320 - ₹ 3,003 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Biju will make sure you get the best room available.”
 of 5 bubbles AGuide, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I advise you to take one of the three rooms upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles 220lianne, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a first floor room”
 of 5 bubbles bobw443, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are nice, but the best rooms are upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles joejbennett, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't miss traditional breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles sharonaR2013, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
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