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Our Land Island Backwater Resort

Karimbavalavu | Punnapra, Alappuzha 688004, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the best place we stayed in the whole of India! It is on an island which you get a canoe to arrive at and once you step food off the boat, you are in heaven. Ourland is in such a beautiful location, natural beauty is all around and it is so peaceful. The rooms are lovely, very spacious... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled to here from varkala , it was 80r tuk tuk to the railway station and 550r each on the air con train to Alleppey .we paid 300r tuk tuk to ourland resort from the station, it's about 35 mins. Off the main road You go down a 800m dirt track ,and then I rang the hotel to get... More 

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Noida, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this resort for a couple nights and truly enjoyed the experience. The cottages are fully air-conditioned with hot and cold water and the meals which are included are served in the adjacent dining area. The staff are very friendly and helpful and go out of their way to make you feel comfortable. All the cottages face onto... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very special place. The staff is very friendly and entusiastic. I booked the treehouse, which was the kind of cabin you dreamt about in your childhood. Due to the small scale, communal meals and environment, a visit here feels much more personal and dreamy than the experience at a large common resort. Theres an inhouse houseboat available... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful & mesmerizing stay ...It's a truly a altogether different experience of staying close to nature, with large number of birds flocking around , chirping sound , time just slows down here.. !! Room service & food was very good, all local dishes not much options to choose from. Overall a excellent stay .. just sit back &... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though the rooms are very basic but it’s an excellent location. Food is very good and people are very honest and helpful. The only issue we found is the mosquitoes but I guess this is because of the Paddy fields around. Overall it was excellent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

It was indeed a pleasant surprise to be in this tiny natural island. The nature is left free to flourish at its own. The large number of birds flocking into the Island & its chirping sound in the evening itself denotes the virginity of this island. Rooms here are well maintained, spotlessly cleaned & beautifully kept. I stayed at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

If you're looking for an alternative to the houseboats, this place is it. The room we stayed in was nice, clean, and had a great outdoor space overlooking the backwaters. The food was very good and a lot of it. All local dishes coupled with continental meals. It was definitely a buffet feel at the table. And the meals were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Our land resort is one fabulous place to stay to get away from your regular busy life. A place for couples, newly weds, friends and more. The staff are extremely hospitable, sweet, considerate and always looking after you every minute. A sunset you will never forget and activities you've must have done when you were small. My husband and I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

A lovely place nestled in the picturesque backwaters of Alleppey. Located in a private island, Ourland resort is the perfect getaway for couples,soul seekers and for those who want to free themselves from their hectic schedules.Our host Ratheesh made sure that we got the finest of experiences. Food was amazing! Authentic kerala style food cooked to perfection. All in all... More 

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Address: Karimbavalavu | Punnapra, Alappuzha 688004, India
Location: India > Kerala > Alappuzha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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