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VI/156, Punnamada, | Alleppey, Alappuzha 688013, India
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Kerala House Boats
Ranked #33 of 129 Alappuzha B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We are so glad for an unexpected change of plan that led us to extend our Kerala vacation by one day and do the house boat cruise with overnight stay. It was an amazingly surreal experience cruising gently in the backwaters. The scenic beauty is simply breathtaking. A one-of-a-kind experience which is a must for everyone. Without the house boat... More

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed on the Pulickattil House Boat in August of 2014 and we had an amazing experience thanks to the staff on the boat. Their hospitality and service made up for the negatives of the boat itself. The boat was relatively old which is not the problem but the rooms had a moldy smell and things were falling apart. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I had a pleasant stay on houseboat....food wad excellent....not found anywhere during 1week kerala trip....all 3 persons were nice.....thanks to them....highly recommended.....must to visit during kerala trip.

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Gurgaon, India
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just had a stay in Kerela House Boat and had terrible experience. We booked the houseboad online, got pics of the boat and paid the advance. But after reaching the houseboat as per schedule it was totally different. Moreover food was pathetic we couldn't eat that. We all were so disappointed with the overall service, so had to check... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hospitality and food were the highlight of this trip, Staff is very friendly and supportive. For people who love sea foods, this is a paradise. Rooms are quiet goods. We can have Ayurveda massage. Evening time you can enjoy with a tea and snacks while sitting in houseboat lobby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually had more expectations on this one, although this one was not bad , may be luxury ones offer better stay.. I booked a deluxe house boat, its all for ourselves and it was fine.. The captain and chef were courteous, (although expect them to be dressed better).. For non vegetarians its a treat, for veggies like me it... More

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Double minded on whether to rate it 3/5 or 4/5. But then, its +1 just for the Feel Good Factor, which includes the hospitality, food, and the Alleppey in itself. The Good: The houseboat guys are amazing people, they make you feel at home, great cooks, the feel of tea with pakodas while sitting in houseboat lobby with rain outside... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most of house boats are in average condition , its better to deal after seeing boat... Charges vary Night stay is not advisory cz of insects Day trip is more enjoyable Me n my family are frequent travellers we love kerala toddy the best shapu curries ( curries from the toddy shops) All will enjoy never take fully airconditioned boat... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just returned from a weekend in Cochin, such a beautiful place. We spent one night aboard a 2 bedroom houseboat provided by ELITE HOUSEBOATS. Was more than impressed. They went over and above to collect us from Cochin airport and returned again the following day. Houseboat was in perfect condition and very clean, staff were friendly and welcoming.... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coco boats - avoid avoid avoid! Paid for one of their best boats and got an ancient dirty old boat. They refused to refund the difference in price. There are lots of different boat companies so avoid cocoboats at all costs. The owner couldn't even as much as apologise - dishonest crook

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Address: VI/156, Punnamada, | Alleppey, Alappuzha 688013, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Alappuzha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Kerala House Boats (House Boats) Hotel Alappuzha
Kerala House Boats Alappuzha, India

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