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Backwater Routes Houseboats

24 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
1 night minimum
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The Backwater Routes is the leading backwater specialist operating in backwater paradises of Kerala. We have to our credit near to 09 years of know-how in conducting backwater themed tours, cruises & holidays. We have felt and lived with the changing moods and inspiring vistas of the backwaters in the paradise called Kerala. Yet we endeavor each voyage, undertaken by every single tourist or traveler or seeker over the vast backwater expanse be a refreshing one. Backwater routes, proffers highest * rated services onboard the finest & authentic Houseboats in God's own country. A drifting vacation on the backwaters highway with Backwater routes would be perhaps the most enchanting part of holiday experience in the Kerala, India. On Backwater routes, you'll slowly drift in a traditional Kettu...The Backwater Routes is the leading backwater specialist operating in backwater paradises of Kerala. We have to our credit near to 09 years of know-how in conducting backwater themed tours, cruises & holidays. We have felt and lived with the changing moods and inspiring vistas of the backwaters in the paradise called Kerala. Yet we endeavor each voyage, undertaken by every single tourist or traveler or seeker over the vast backwater expanse be a refreshing one. Backwater routes, proffers highest * rated services onboard the finest & authentic Houseboats in God's own country. A drifting vacation on the backwaters highway with Backwater routes would be perhaps the most enchanting part of holiday experience in the Kerala, India. On Backwater routes, you'll slowly drift in a traditional Kettuvallom or Vanchi Veedu fitted with the state of the art luxuries, safety/security measures . When you step aboard and the native oars men will take you to an amazing world of delights and tranquility with a blend of nature in its entire traditional splendor pampering all your senses and rejuvenating your mind & body. Today, these giant 100 foot long crafts once rice barrages had been adapted into luxuriously equipped houseboats to suit modern travelling herds & nerd’s. Our houseboats are divided in to four categories Luxury, Premium and Deluxe and Standard. Which has one, two, three or four bath attached bedrooms, an open lounge, deck, kitchenette and a crew comprising Captain, a Chef and multilingual guide. includes a variety of Houseboats - air-conditioned & non air-conditioned. Each complete with all modern amenities including fully furnished bedrooms, toilets with WC, sundecks & kitchen. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: KIV/ALP/HB/0068/10More
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About the Owner
Jayaraj P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2017
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Backwater routes strives to offer an enchanting backwater experience on various class of Kumarakom houseboats on mesmerizing routes of mystical lakes. Further we are well equipped to offer you hassle free backwater holidays in Kumarakom, further we have crafted and conducted lot of back water cruise programmes for our esteemed guests from India and abroad. We are a houseboat operator -cum-backwater cruise operator offering affordable & reliable tour packages with 100% guarantee but definitely not low valued cheap cruises/tours. We provide well maintained houseboats with all safety measures along with well experienced, passionate, loyal and family friendly crew who can also act as backwater tour guide for your cruise.
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Reviewed 1 May 2019

Amazing experience. It was something that we didn't expect. We had a gorgeous and clean 2 storey boat all to ourselves. Greeted by an 2 friendly crew who prepared meals onboard that made us feel like we are in a restaurant and attended to whatever...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Trek04654467656
Reviewed 28 April 2019

I booked with this company after reading other positive reviews and we had a great time with them. The staff were lovely, the driver was very informative and shared interesting things during the journey. The chef was very friendly and the food was some of...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank rich005
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Reviewed 21 April 2019 via mobile

Good service! The staff is friendly and answered lots of my questions haha. The plan is flexible based on ur needMore

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank yihsuanwu0708
OnAir757634, VR Owner at Backwater Routes Houseboats, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2019

Hi YiHsuan Wu, Happy to hear that you got all answers for your queries pertaining to backwaters & cruise. We are happy that you & your Mom loved the lunch as well Once again thank you very much for the review ! Hope to see...More

Reviewed 15 April 2019 via mobile

We took a boat house for one full day and night stay !! From the welcome drink to final dropping point we enjoyed our cruise in backwater! Sailing in alleppey backwaters is really pleasant and enjoyable !!! Sight seeing the small villages around back water...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Bharath_trips
OnAir757634, VR Owner at Backwater Routes Houseboats, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2019

Hi Bharath sir, Thank you very much for review ! We really sweat hard so our hosts had a pleasant time, we explain all the minute details via mail & through call. Yes we will try to improve the ambiance in dinning sspace so that...More

Reviewed 7 April 2019 via mobile

We had booked this house boat for 1 night and it was very much enjoyable stay for us. The food was very good, we had very nice day cruse, and as complementary ride in small boat in the morning. But TV n music system was...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank SUDHIRMB
OnAir757634, VR Owner at Backwater Routes Houseboats, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2019

Hi Sudhir sir, Thank you very much for review ! We really work hard that you have the most pleasant stay & entertained while with us. As you know, TV/Music system being electrical equipment are prone to defects, being a responsible operator we took the...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Air Conditioning
Cable/satellite TV
Would you recommend this rental to someone looking for an "authentic" experience?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
In the Indian tourism landscape, Kumarakom holds an enviable position. It enjoys it by way of its natural beauty, eco-sensitivity, the rarest of rare bird sanctuaries and the verdant village ambience that jell perfectly with the magnificence of Arabian Seascape. It's of course too rare a spectacle to be missed out. When you float out on the waters, you will find flocks of egrets and snakebirds in close quarters; the way they maneuver their way deep down into the water and surface with an unusual kill perched in between their bills. birds of kumarakom Kumarakom offers a rare school for bird-lovers and ornithologists. Bird lovers from around the world frequent this pristine preserve that roosts extraordinary migratory attractions.
Getting around
Catch a bus from Kottayam bus station in you are coming from Kottayam or south side and alight at bus stop after Kavanattinkara bridge and walk towards CGH Resort after 50mtrs you will find our Jetty.
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