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Backwater Ripples

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Pune, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's one of the best places at the back waters... but nothing much to do. Average food and good staff. The motor boat ride in the backwaters is the best attraction. It's nice rooms and a small resort.

Thank sarlarao
Mumbai, India
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was on a work trip to Kottayam and decided to spend my last night at Backwater Ripples. I am a frequent traveler and mostly stay at branded hotels, so I was skeptical but went ahead when a client said it was good. I first checked into a premium room but they upgraded me to the lake villa next to...

Thank Vamsee M
Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had a great stay of 10 days, the hotel is very clean has a great view of back waters staff are very friendly specially Sindhu and Aarthi at the reception. Looking forward to go back again soon. The view from the swimming pool is just great.

Thank Thomas_Sajo_Henry
Chennai, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

The resort was good and the rooms were okay. Its bang on the lake and you get wonderful view. The front office staff were very friendly and helped us enjoy our stay. They arranged a boat ride at a very nominal price and were very cordial. The food in the restaurant was average.

Thank MartianGypsy
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice place between hotel and a bed and breakfast. The location is very good with direct access to the lake and an outside swimming pool right onto the lake. The accommodation is adequate with clean and generous rooms. The bathrooms need an upgrade but overall a very good location. The pool was clean with towels and helpful attendant which...

Thank SukLondon2014
Havelock Island, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This resort at Kumarakom is one of the best resort i felt as i visited 2 other resorts too while stay for lunch and dinner. Food section is realy good and staff are rally cooperative and helpful. I really like the pool and the Lake area. Thanks for the wonderful stay.

Thank alkaanalkaalka77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved water sports- boat ride, water scooter & speed boat, rooms were spacious & the bathroom interiors are so damn good!! Food was great. Overall a Wonderful experience ! Pool area is sexy!! Exploring Alleppey was amazing!!

Thank Shubhada T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful reunion....the staff was friendly and helpful...food was great too...the rooms were clean and welcoming ...the boat ride was fun....but I wish they would give more details about the lake....will definitely visit again with family....

Thank Nasli Y
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the best hotels that we had the privilege of staying in Kerala. The staff were really friendly, the rooms were great and the view of the backwater lake was wonderful. Definitely worth taking the afternoon cruise which was free with the stay. I also tried out the ayurvedic massage which was lovely. Only downside was the...

Thank Viji M
Pune, India
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We visited for 2 days in the moth of August 2016... A very nice place to be in.. the swimming pool is awesome and so is the view.. right in the backdrop of the backwaters ... the temperature of the water is well maintained.. very few pools are so well maintained.. however, the changing rooms need some attention and regular...

Thank Somab30

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backwater Ripples offers 34 luxury independent cottages in a variety of styles to cater various requirements. The accommodation is spacious, private and superbly appointed with state of the art designer amenities and personalized services. The resort has wide range of facilities to make sure a comfort and memorable stay in our resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backwater Ripples

Address: Kumarakom PO, Kumarakom 686563, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range: ₹ 5,818 - ₹ 8,274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Backwater Ripples 4*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Backwater Ripples Hotel Kumarakom
Backwater Ripples Hotel Kottayam
Backwater Ripples Kottayam
Backwater Ripples Kumarakom, Kerala
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#6 Spa Hotel in Kumarakom
#6 Luxury Hotel in Kumarakom
#7 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
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“try to take rooms closer to lake.”
alkaanalkaalka77, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“a room with a view on the lake”
joepurakel, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“lake facing villas are good.”
poonam471, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lake View Rooms”
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“Patio room does not have a good view as there is some maintenance work going on outside.”
Rosebloom, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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