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Backwater Retreat Theme House

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Overview
Aymanam, Near Pulikuttissery Bridge, (7km from Kottayam) Kottayam, Kumarakom 686015 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

It was really awesome trip, nice and rich stay, with awesome food. Very good staff. Very good quality stay in a reasonable price. Backwaters, fishing, islands, bird sanctuary and lots more to do. Do visit them if you plan for Kerala, a must visit place.

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

It was my first experience of house boat and it was all I wanted. Good Ambiance,Great staff and delicious meal. The only scope of improvement is that there was no indoor games available,it could have added more to the fun part.It becomes boring and monotonous...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Mayank P
Reviewed 31 October 2018

It is an amazing place to stay with family and friends. The location is really fantastic. They've got friendly and humble staff as well. The place offers recreational activities such as fishing too. The food quality is excellent. Mr Kurian, the proprietor of the resort...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Shyamalendu B
Reviewed 24 October 2018

A lovely place for those wishing a quiet relaxing holiday away from the hustle and bustle,amidst beautiful natural surroundings.Courteous staff and good service make it more enjoyable.For those expecting the glitzy galamorous type of showy vacation this is not the place for you.Ideal for those...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Sudhir Kumar C
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We all had an amazing time in the Kerala backwater retreat resort... Though the property is small , it is very peaceful and serene .... The view from the first floor varandah is mind blowing ... And the resort staffs were very polite . Food...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
Backwater Retreat is located in Aymanam (7kms from Kottayam Town) in Kumarakom (12kms to Kumarakom Boat House from Backwater Retreat) offers you the most complete facility as feel as a home. At Backwater More Retreat, we believe in combining contemporary elegance and modern efficiency with our grace, warmth and care. Honeymoon couples and Families interested in enjoying the serenity of nature and its silence would surely love to stay at such a place during their vacation.Stay in kingly luxury, located in a peaceful atmosphere with lush greenery at the confluence of several rivers merging into the Kumarakom Lake. Enjoy this unmatched abode in a perfect eco-setting - a pleasant escape to the lap of nature.We have House Boats also available from Kumarakom or Alleppey Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$ 20 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Backwater Retreat Theme House Hotel Kumarakom
,
Backwater Retreat Theme Hotel
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Backwater Retreat Theme House Kumarakom, Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Kottayam District > Kumarakom
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$ 20 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Backwater Retreat Theme House Hotel Kumarakom
,
Backwater Retreat Theme Hotel
,
Backwater Retreat Theme House Kumarakom, Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Kottayam District > Kumarakom
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Traveller (162)
Room & Suite (63)
Pool & Beach (8)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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geevenkat
5 October 2018|
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Response from kurian k | Property representative |
Room is available at the moment. Our net rate is Rs. 2600 including tax and breakfast. Food is available as per your choice. House boat trip. Rs.1600 pee hour. Lunch Rs 500 per person.
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biswarupbose2008
27 March 2017|
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Response from kurian k | Property representative |
Boat ride; Rs.1100/-per hour Lunch;Rs.400/per person Herbal massage can be arranged 5kms away from our property and the rate is Rs.1250/person. Backwater retreat is backwater view not lake view. Our present rate is... More
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Room Tips
"choose upper room with river view and enjoy a morning coffee served in balcony... worth a time if you like..."
771snehaa
16 Oct 2017
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"try and select a boat that has more than 3 rooms. these boats have an upper seating deck that can give you..."
24abhinavd
29 Sep 2017
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"First floor is the best one"
RameshE33
24 Aug 2017
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"I stayed on the upper level."
kmmulligan
3 Jun 2017
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