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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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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pune, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is situated a little far off from the main road and is the only hotel in that vicinity. The experience was average. There is no full fledged restaurant but the food is available after ordering in advance.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Resort is located a little away from the main City and so you need someone who knows the route well. On reaching the resort we had a peaceful and hospitable welcome.Food and Services are very good. The Rooms have A.C, T.V and are very cozy and comfortable. The view from the top rooms simply leave you relaxed. The sitting... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for two nights and one night in the houseboat. The best thing about this place is its super friendly staff and management. If you want to go around Kumarakom or just wanna know anything about the place, they will help you with ANYTHING! We also booked an ayurvedic massage session for one afternoon and it was a delightful... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked 2 rooms -1st floor during 1st week of December. Hotel arranged a motor boat at Kumarakom and we came to the resort by motor boat. Wonderful backwater cruise. View from the Balcony is very good. Food, service and stay was excellent. 2nd day we went for a House Boat trip and stayed one night in a two... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Please don't visit this shoddy guest house. We were welcomed by big snake at the entrance. Then we found 2 lizzards in our room. On changing the room we found another 1 in that room too. The hotel is in extreme interiors and disconnected from kumarakom. The 1st floor is a wooden shanty and tilted. There is water leakage in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice place, very comfortable, calm amidst the wonderful greenery n canal view just outside your room make your mind more refreshing.! Visited with hubby and son, we stayed for 2 nights, food was excellant, the staff were so caring and looked after us very well. Thanks a lot for your timely service. Special Thanks to Kurian Sir who... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 November 10, 2014

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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Address: Aymanam, Near Pulikuttissery Bridge, (7km from Kottayam) | Kottayam, Kumarakom 686015, India
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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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Also Known As:
Backwater Retreat Theme House Hotel Kumarakom
Backwater Retreat Theme Hotel
Backwater Retreat Theme House Kumarakom, Kerala
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Kumarakom
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kumarakom
#6 Family Hotel in Kumarakom

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