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Backwater Retreat Theme House

3.0 of 5 Aymanam, Near Pulikuttissery Bridge, (7km from Kottayam) | Kottayam, Kumarakom 686015, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been interacting with Mr.Kurian, Person who own this Backwater Retreat for close to 2 years and luckily I was free enough to plan for the trip a week ago. Before to start up review about the resort I wanted to say about Mr.Kurian. I went for 4 days trip to guruvayoor, kochi, kumarakom & houseboat with my parents... More

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited the property on 4th to 7th November 2014 with my wife. It was a package of 2 nights at the resort and one night at the houseboat. The resort was in a serene place situated at the banks of a small rivulet and a bit away from the kumarakom houseboat jetty. The place was beautiful tranquil and perfect... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great houseboats! We were well received by the Staff at the boat.Very friendly people on board. Trip is well planned and paced. My children aged 7 & 5 loved the ride. Good food. Comfortable beds. Great ride just to unwind and relax and soak in The Beauty of God's creation and the calm and peace.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please do not book rooms on the ground floor, especially the one next to the kitchen. It is a sub-standard room - damp and smelly. But my friends got good rooms on the first floor. We stayed here just one night. We did not like the food. There were bugs in the night. Wasn't a good experience for me.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautifully managed theme house is located bang on the bank of backwaters canal, 8 kms from Kottayam & 12 kms from Kumarakom, where guests can see backwaters flow passing by from nicely decorated lobby. Having morning tea watching small boats passing by through canal is a lifetime memorable experience. A bridge and a church just beside this place are... More

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cool lonely place to stay with your soul mate. When you are tied up with your busy schedules, take a leave escape to this place which will offer you good hospitality and a peaceful stay. Hearty thanks to Mr. Kurian, who ensured a pleasent stay for us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a very good or fantastic place for any honeymoon couple or the people who likes lonely places, full of natural beauty, a class hospitality, full attention of guest by staff and highest from owner Mr.Kurian who personally cares of their guests. Shiv Prasad Mundra

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

It was a 5 day trip with my family where Kottayam was last destination after Kochi and Munnar. I have chosen Back water Retreat based on the feedback gathered from internet about Mr.Kurien’s hospitality rather than facilities. I stayed 30th Sep in the resort which is on the banks of a small river/backwater and on 1st Oct in Boat House,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I would first give thanks to Jesus for His grace and love. We had excellent and memorable experiences during our stay in house boat. We started from Alleppey, halted at Kumarakom and returned Alleppey in the morning. Staff, Food, & Service was excellent, Mr. Kurian was in touch from the begin to the end of the stay taking care of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This was my second visit to Kottayam and being a fan of cost effective hotels I decided to stay at Backwater Retreat and I am really amazed at the Level of service they provide. The amazing staffs here make you feel at home and the food they provide is awesome. Felt like I am getting five star services for a... More

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Address: Aymanam, Near Pulikuttissery Bridge, (7km from Kottayam) | Kottayam, Kumarakom 686015, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Backwater Retreat Theme House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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