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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia 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....

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Thank Nasli Y
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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...

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Thank Viji M
Pune, India
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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...

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Thank Somab30
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

The resort and the green area were well maintained. The property is slightly old. Rooms perhaps require renovation, especially the bathroom fittings. Swimming pool right next to the backwaters is a big plus. Better to select a room closer to the pool. Food is expensive. Staff was courteous and offered good service. There are other options around to explore.

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Thank piyalisahay
india
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a meeting here in march 2017. The drive was smooth since google map gave pin point direction.There is ample parking space. Very attractive reception area . Our meeting was held at the conference room above the restaurant . It was spacious enough for our meeting ( 30 people ). Well furnished and air conditioned with good projection equipments....

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Thank shahidlamiya
Kerala, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had stayed here on sept 19th after our wedding in the same place. A big thanks to Mr Joby for handling the whole programme in a very professional way. The food, the ambience everything were perfect. The staff were also polite. Thanks a lot to JOBY once again for making everything perfect.

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Thank Philcy007
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for only one night, but arrived early (around 1030am), and departed 400pm next day after asking for a late checkout. Staff very accommodating and obliged with these times at no extra cost, and gave us a nice upgrade. Room was spacious and clean, only issue was noisy air conditioner which tends to be common for this part...

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Thank cruiserdog2
Kottayam, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated on the banks of the Kumarakom lake it is a verdant sea of luxury that emanates the true synopsis of Kerala's hospitality and savor the delectable Kerala cuisine bouquet . A place not only to revel in affordable luxury but also to let loose your Muses,a place where one reconnects with the bounty of nature. The architecture is a...

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Thank joepurakel
Mumbai, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location and service, very polite and helpful staff especially Mr Bipin who was always ready to help with a smile, will definitely recommend this hotel to others and will also definitely visit again

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Thank NidahMerchant
Chandigarh, India
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I recently stayed at Backwater Ripples as a part of a destination wedding in the family and I'm extremely impressed by the property. Situated on the banks of Lake Vembanad, Backwater is beautifully spread out with cottages and rooms and has a massive parking lot. The restaurant offers decent Kerala fare and this place also offers a banquet hall that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: ₹ 5,827 - ₹ 9,690 (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
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Kumarakom
#6 Spa Hotel in Kumarakom
#7 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
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