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Tharavad Heritage Resort

West of North Police Station, Alappuzha 688012, India
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Ranked #65 of 129 Alappuzha B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

A wonderfully restored and beautifully maintained heritage home. We stayed in the main building, which we reliably informed by the friendly staff dated back to 1890. The food was not cooked on site, but there is a menu available that you can order food from earlier in the day for you evening meal. You can spend a very peaceful morning... More

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I'll be honest, when we first arrived at the house we wondered what we were getting into. The rooms seemed gloomy and small. However, once we'd got over the initial surprise, we found it to be an incredible, and properly authentic, place to stay. The wonderful collection of antiques and ornaments coupled with the big rustic beams around the building... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Biju is used to French folk telling him his name means jewel in French. Big hearted and jovial he'll be the one setting you up at Tharavad unless you arrive as I did late into the night in which case equally amenable Sony will be there. Go on, give him the Boney M line. He'll be quick to ask you... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The servant at this hotel broke into my room and tried to rape me in my sleep. The hotel owners tried to cover it up and showed no regard for my health. As a young Indian American woman traveling alone, I would warn against staying at this hotel. I'm currently seeking legal action against the hotel--who expressed no concern for... More

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Perth, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We felt lucky to find this gem of a house. Only 10 minute walk to beach. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room although basic was very clean. Mattress hard but that is the same in most places in India. Good breakfast. We enjoyed sitting out on the front verandah of the house with a cup of tea after a day... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Me and my husband stayed tharavad resort.Simply i love tharavad heritage resort.It is a traditional house.The room was very good and comfortable.Friendly staff and very good service.toilet was very clean.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We did not know and plan to stay at Tharavad Homestay but it turns out very nice and relaxing stay. First step into the house, I love at the first sight. The house was built over 100 years, well-maintained and very classic. Every corner of the house seems to have its own story which made our experience very special. But... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

We stayed here for a total of four nights' leaving in the middle for a boat trip. No evening meals available now but good restaurants with varying prices available on the beach road, about ten minutes walk for the young and fit and a short tuc tuc ride for the elderly. The room was large and airy with a good... More

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Bangalore, India
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Stayed overnight at this place in August 2007 and had a room in the main house which was a typical old style Kerala house, the owner informed us it was over 100 years old. The room was comfortable and the toilet was clean, we just had breakfast there which was very basic so will not be able to comment on... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We booked a House boat package and stayed at the bed & breakfast one night and one night in one of their houseboats. THe B&B is a modest and tranquil place. The locations was really good, it was a very nice 10 minute walk to the beach. The food was great and the service to. The houseboat was so nice,... More

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Address: West of North Police Station, Alappuzha 688012, India
Location: India > Kerala > Alappuzha
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