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Manor Backwater Resort

Cheepunkal, Kumarakom 686563, India
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Manor Backwater Resort
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rajkot, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The property is good, but not maintained. Why to avoid? 1) Rooms - Untidy, with dust on the bed. I requested the service staff to replace the glasses; they were never replaced. We had to request for towel, napkin, etc. not once; again and again. Only after we reminded after dinner, they came. 2) Location - Nothing to die for.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

five of us stayed at this hotel for two nights in Feb2015. throughout our tour south i noticed that hotel staff and management know nothing abt their local area, what to do, suggestions in places to see. In SA, every hotel, guest house or even a backpacker will have a information desk, this phamplets and info on what to do...this... More 

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BijuKV, Manager at Manor Backwater Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for staying with us. We wish to say that all information about local sight seeing including Bird sanctuary, Boating, Chiriyapally church, Thrunakkara-Vaikkom Temples etc. has been informed to the guest. In fact in last 5 years no guest has complained that the information about local sight seeing has not been provided. With regards to the quality... More 

Chelmsford, Essex.
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

If only they served alcohol and had some loungers around the pool, this hotel would be the perfect retreat. Perfect for people who like to photograph boats as if you get a river-view room (and you should) then a different one passes your balcony every 5 minutes. Oh, and watch out for the 'duck herders' in their canoes too! Lovely... More 

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BijuKV, Manager at Manor Backwater Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Manor Backwater Resort. Thank you for staying with us and for your valuable suggestions. More 

Silchar, India
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I booked 5 rooms it was excellent service. room was excellent. Room was clean with natural stay. A good taste of kerala. Food was good but takes time. other wise stay was nice. staff was friendly too.

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Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We, 5 families visited on 15.1.2015. Location is good. Swimming pool is good. There is no room service available due to shortage of manpower. But more horrible thing is supply of food, don't expect food (buffer B/F and dinner). They will prepare only for half of the person and will try to adjust with that. The reason is catering person... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I visited and stayed with friends on January 1 . Room is excellent, rood service was superb. Swimming pool facilities were very good. Staff was friendly. It is a good place to go with friends to enjoy 2 days.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Stayed at this property for 2 days in Dec. Made the booking through makemytrip.com. Our experience was way below expectation. The hotel has shortage of staff. The rooms don't get cleaned. There was a mini riot during breakfast as all the items got over and there was no replenishment. The food was below average. They don't have adequate kitchen staff... More 

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Kozhikode.
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Travelled to manor resorts with collegues. 40 of us had a wonerfull time there. The swimming pool and other arrangements made did make our stay worthwhile. The staff were really helpfull . the view from almost all rooms are excellent. Boating facilities are just a walk away.The rooms were large and spacious .The wood work at the reception was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Stayed recently with my wife on 31-oct-2014. Excellet stay. A great resort. Front office was nice with very welcoming reception. The wooden interior impressed me a lot. The room was excellent. Very spacious, clean with traditional wooden furniture. The view from balcony was awesome. The facilities of resort are also very good. They have swimming pool, play area. Very good... More 

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Jalgaon, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Stayed on 6th November 2014 with my wife .front office was good ,rooms of the resort are big and specious ,a scenic view from the room balcony.specially in morning and evening, Facilities such as swimming pool and table tennis are there which are easily accessible,and good enough to spend few hours;good staff. but they can improve much better as it... More 

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