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Backwater Heritage Homestay

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Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686015 India See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in an Asian city, so our dream vacation includes nature and good food. Backwater provided this in abundance. The rooms were simple, but pleasant. The porch swings delightful. The canal, the nature, the total immersion in the beautiful Kerala countryside was heavenly. We...More

Thank FavoringCurry
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in Mr Xavier's Backwater Heritage homestay. It it just the right home in the calm and quite spot in Kumarakom. They arranged for a motor boat to take us from the backwaters adjacent to their home all the way to...More

Thank Niraj_C
Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 29 May 2018

Thank you Mr.Niraj for the wonderful feed back.Convey our warm regards to all of you . Hope to see you in future. Best wishes!! Xavier Joseph Ph:91-4812516375 Cell:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Xavier and his wife took very good care of us. His wife is a fantastic cook and this was definitely the best (and most variety/quantity) food of all the homestays we visited in our Kerala trip. We also enjoyed walking through the village and learning...More

Thank Meredith K
Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you Meredith for wonderful feed back ! Hope to see you in future. Best regards, Xavier Joseph & Lovely Ph:91-4812516375 Cell:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

Reviewed 27 March 2018

We were three couples, staying for 3 nights in the 3 rooms of the lodge across from Xavier's home. Delicious meals were served on our spacious patio. Xavier arranged for a boat ride for us for birding along the canals, and the boat came right...More

Thank snowgeese
Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you very much for the review! Best wishes!! Xavier Joseph & Lovely Ph:91-4812516375 Cell:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

Reviewed 19 March 2018

As a group of 4 we've spent 3 nights at Backwater Heritage during our two weeks trip in Kerala. Everything was great, rooms are basic but everything worked as advertised, AC, hot water, etc... Our hosts, Xavier, his wife and their helper were all very...More

Thank ykeesing
Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you very much for a wonderful review! Best wishes!! Xavier Joseph & Lovely Ph:91-4812516375 Cell:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 28 - US$ 52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Backwater Heritage Homestay Kumarakom, Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Kottayam District > Kumarakom
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 28 - US$ 52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Backwater Heritage Homestay Kumarakom, Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Kottayam District > Kumarakom
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Traveller (166)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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varun a
21 September 2017|
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Response from backwaterheritage | Property representative |
The house boat available only in the lake, 12k.m. distance from here. You can avail any hour for a day cruise, which costs Rs1200/- per hour.
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803amritad
14 September 2017|
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Response from backwaterheritage | Property representative |
Yes, we can make your second anniversary special . You can enjoy kayaking, canoeing, motor boat or house boat cruise.
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"All rooms are good."
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3 Jan 2018
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18 Mar 2017
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"all rooms are of excellent quality"
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23 Jan 2017
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"Rooms basic, all good"
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