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Emerald Isle - The Heritage Villa

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We left our previous hotel at 4.00 am to avoid a strike over petrol prices and arrived at Emerald Isle at 6.15 am. Our motorised canoe was waiting for us and we were transported to the island. Naturally our room was not ready so we...More

1  Thank Bob D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely way to spend two days relaxing alongside the Kerala Backwaters; comfortable rooms with bathrooms open to sky; staff couldn't be friendlier; food was tasty and plentiful and the cooking demonstration was informative. The dining arrangements mean it is easy to meet and talk...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this incredibly friendly home stay after a busy time on the road. The property is surrounded by canals and rice paddies of vivid green (hence Emerald isle)! Perfect place to unwind, enjoy the hospitality and meet interesting people. I had the best Ayurvedic...More

1  Thank londonlass2016
Reviewed January 7, 2018

I loved that we had to take a water taxi to get there. Greeted by the kind owner, Vijo and attended to well by the staff. A highlight was the walk around the property to learn what the different plants were(did you know vanilla bean...More

Thank F7200IHannaa
Reviewed January 5, 2018

We spent our first two nights here and loved it, a calm oasis away from the madness of nearby Alleppey and the busy traffic and crazy driving. Accessed via a small boat trip it is a lovely conversion we had four rooms in the main...More

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$121 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$121 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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PhandEm
December 15, 2017|
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Response from EMERALDISLEkerala | Property representative |
If you need a transfer from Fort cochin to Emerald Isle, we can arrange on extra cost. Till opposite side of the property Car will come and from the boat pick up point we will pick our guest in our own boat. Before reaching... More
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Polly D
December 5, 2017|
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Response from EMERALDISLEkerala | Property representative |
Hi Madam, Our rates starts from 5900 INR
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Laurence A
March 15, 2015|
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Response from Laurence A | Reviewed this property |
We also stayed at the Abad Turtle Beach for our final week and thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel restaurant does carry a limited supply of Kingfisher that can be purchased with the evening buffet (200r) but have no objection... More
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"Stay longer than a day!"
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"stayed in the Luxury cottage - lovely and private, cool outside bathroom"
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"All are lovely and comfortable"
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"Rooms by the pond are great for birdwatching but be aware of sound proofing issues."
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