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    Backwater Heritage Homestay

    Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686015, India
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    1 - 5 of 220 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I stayed here for two nights and were absolutely floored by the property and the surroundings. To make it clear, Backwater Heritage offers very basic rooms with basic amenities but they more than compensate for that by their sprawling lawns with massive...More

    Thank 803amritad
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Mr Xavier Joseph and his wife provide an excellent way to get close to the life of the Kumarakom backwaters. He arranged a two hour kayaking trip through the small canals with a very professional company 10 minute walk down the road. Then we had...More

    Thank ellenhaywood
    Reviewed October 31, 2017

    Xavier and his wife are the consummate hosts, thoughtful, respectful, informative and they are also the very lucky owners of a magical and sublime homestay. If you value being in the heart of nature, in exquisite peace and serenity above constantly having something to do,...More

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    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded November 3, 2017

    Thank you very much for spending your precious time for writing a wonderful feed back Mr.Peter Brayan. Hope you would give me another opportunity to serve again in future. Convey our warm regards to all of you.. Best wishes! Xavier Joseph ph:91-4812516375 mob:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

    Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

    I have just spent 2 lovely days and nights at this superb homestay. It is situated about 30 mins from Kumarakon and right on one of the canals, so peace and serenity surrounds you. The accommodations are excellent and the owners are so caring, thoughtful...More

    2  Thank arlenetraveller
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded September 26, 2017

    Thank you for spending your precious time for writing a wonderful feedback.Hope that you would give me another opportunity to serve again in future. Best wishes! Xavier Joseph, Ph:91-4812516375 Mob:91-9745286358 Mail at :mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

    Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

    It is a very beautiful and peaceful place situated away from the hustle bustle of a city. Mr. Xavier and his wife are very hospitable and lovely hosts. The place is picturesque with yards filled with trees and flower plants. It is so much better...More

    Thank Aishwarya_ra
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded June 15, 2017

    Hi Aishwarya, Thank you for a wonderful feedback. Hope you are back to home & doing fine. Convey our warm regards to mom & Dad. Best wishes! Xavier Joseph ph:91-4812516375 mob:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

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    • $32 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Kerala >
    • Kottayam District >
    • Kumarakom
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    • Backwater Heritage Homestay Kumarakom, Kerala
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    varun a
    September 20, 2017|
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    Response from backwaterheritage | Property representative |
    The house boat available only in the lake, 12k.m. distance from here. You can avail any hour for a day cruise, which costs Rs1200/- per hour.
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    803amritad
    September 13, 2017|
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    Response from backwaterheritage | Property representative |
    Yes, we can make your second anniversary special . You can enjoy kayaking, canoeing, motor boat or house boat cruise.
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