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Manor Backwater Resort

Cheepunkal, Kumarakom 686563, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the property is excellent with spacious rooms. The staff is polite and helpful. The food was good. The property also has indoor games like carom and table-tennis which we enjoyed. The swimming pool was rather clean as compared to other properties that we stayed at. One can just sit by the pool side and admire the backwaters... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really dissapointing evening for our family ..there is no availability in resturant service ..we are so surprising about this .there is no other basic amenities for the customers ..really surprising .totally dissapointed with manor backwater resort ..we will not recomontented to anyone this property

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

Manor Backwater, is located in a scenic, quiet and peaceful area. With the beautiful architecture coupled with the best of views, the resort is treat to the eyes of the visitor. The ambience is calm, relaxing and perfect for a extended weekend getaway! Friendly and warm staff will assist you with all information required regarding activities in and around the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

One of the best resort in Kumarakom. Spacious Property with Amazing backwater view. I would highly recommend 1st floor rooms but still depends on your personal choice. The staff people are kind and friendly. The service is a bit slow but doesn't matter as long as you are in vacation mood.

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Vadodara, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

There was nobody available from staff to assist us when it was raining heavily outside with thunderstorm and power went off. We kept on requesting help but they didn't even managed to have generator backup till 1 o'clock in night. The duty manager was so shameless that he didn't even talked to us and left us with dirty and rude... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The resort is well made with spacious rooms,ethnic furniture,swimming pool and a great view. The hotel staff was friendly and food was great. The only thing that it lacks is maintenance. The rooms had lizards behind the AC, cobwebs, bathroom fixtures were broken. The balcony was just beside the backwaters but again it was covered with weeds.

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Room ambience: comfortable bedding, spacious room, everything inside working perfectly Location: resort is on the banks of backwater river offering views of canoe boats ferrying the river to and fro just like taxis on a road Food: sufficient variety to choose from, great taste, ample seating in the restaurant Hospitality: courteous staff and excellent service - no complaints at all... More 

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

This was the best place in our entire tour. The restaurant was superb, the staff was friendly, the amenities were good. The whole resort is built superbly and if you are thinking of a stay in Kumarakom without thinking choose this place! 5 stars for sure!

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Manor Backwater resort has large size rooms with beautiful view of backwater. Restaurant has good food with quality service. Resort also arranges boathouse for a scenic boat-ride in backwater. Perfect destination for a quality stay. Good value for money.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

When I chose this resort I was little skeptical about the hotel and it's services.but everything turned out to be very pleasant and we enjoyed a lot. Although there werent many more people, it added on to our experience. Off the main market you won't get much to do except boating. Food quality was also good. I will surely recommend... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the banks of the largest lake in Asia – the Vembenad, nestles Kumarakom a small village whose environs are endowed with pristine natural beauty.This area, blessed with a balmy weather and plenty of rainfall has lush, green surroundings like no other in India. Its clean and dust free atmosphere has a tangible freshness in the air that clears the head and makes for relaxation and rejuvenation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manor Backwater Resort

Address: Cheepunkal, Kumarakom 686563, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range: $38 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Manor Backwater Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Manor Backwater Resort Kumarakom, Kerala
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