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Buffalo, New York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We are so lucky to return to Blue Mermaid. Indu and Pradeep, the owners, are so special, caring, helpful and kind. They attend to guests as personal friends staying in their home. Nothing is too much. They care and that shows in the service and lovely rooms. We love being there! Indu is a great cook as well. The beach... More 

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Thank Longleat
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been in Kerala for almost a year and travelled up and down the state numerous times. There are a few places I always return to, and this is one. Things change in India -- constantly. But Blue Mermaid stays the same. Same tranquil restful spaces with hammocks rocking in the sea breeze. Same healthy Kerala home cooking (with unique... More 

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Thank BronyIndia
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for four nights , in the bamboo cottage Beautiful The place is about a minute from the beach , the owners absolutely lovely so friendly and helpful they treat you like family The grounds are fantastic The beach deserted most of the time and is stunning Food great and seriously a slice of paradise Can't recommend it enough

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Thank yeti151
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pradeep and Indu are the heart and soul of this great homestay, they've built a peaceful and friendly place being for guests or staff (Anita, Jodish...) Blue mermaid highlight if of course Thottada beach, a clean and beautiful stretch of fine sand bathed in indian ocean waves (sunrises and sunsets are outstanding) But one shouldn't skip on - Indu great... More 

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Thank Manuel Q
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Reviewed October 27, 2016

We had a great experience staying at Blue Mermaid right on the Thottada beach, our hosts Indu and Pradeep were awesome, very helpful, food was great and rooms were clean. We spent almost entire day at the beach, beach was not crowded at all and was shallow. Beach was almost as if it was Blue Mermaid's private beach, not crowded... More 

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Thank Vamsi A
2 reviews
Reviewed October 14, 2016

The homestay is adjacent to the beach and in a quiet location. The hosts are friendly and helpful. Loved the breakfast and dinner (which comes with the package). Rooms and bathroom are clean. The Beach is superb ... clean, beautiful and less crowded.

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Thank Deepak A
1 review
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Very good. Clean, comfortable,at the beach, peaceful. The homestay is situated right by the beach so you can spend as much time as you want on the beach. The place is comfortable and very clean and well kept. The hosts are excellent and will help you with arrangements for taxis, guide to the local places for sightseeing and where to... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

Been here for a very short trip and was pleasantly surprised to see the Stay and around. it's damn on the beach and can see, hear and feel the beach from your room. mainly hosts include three, Indu, her husband Pradeep and daughter and their staff. All three are very friendly, helpful and available for your queries arranging transportation and... More 

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Thank Vineeth C
Mumbai
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

The property has an excellent location right on the thotada beach, just a two minute walk and one sees the vast expanse of the arabian sea. You can hear the sea at night . And the best part about the place is INDU. she is a great host and an excellent cook. i stayed with her last August and it... More 

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Reviewed June 2, 2016

Our stay at blue mermaid was very pleasant and most of the credit goes to Indu for this.She was very warm and welcoming.She made sure that we get food according to our taste...We stayed in the cottage which gives lots of privacy and also has good view.The property is right on the beach.Amazing fish fry.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Far from the madding crowd, in the land of looms & lores, the traditional Kannur; Blue mermaid is just 8kms away from the Kannur city,guest have this threshold thottada backwater on the right side blending soothingly into the deep blue sea. The sunset here is amazingly romantic to the young and the young at hearts. And you can sleep in the lap of the blue mermaid and wake to the sounds of teasing waves and the breezy trees.You can enjoy the gracious host's hospitality and relish that distinctive cuisine, influenced by the long coastal line, flavoured by the all pervasive coconut, enriched with exotic fruits, vegetables, seafood and garnished with the distinctive aroma of spices...Blue Mermaid Traditional House,Honeymoon Bamboo cottage and Bed and Breakfast cotttage are the guest rooms.Free Breakfast ,Free High-Speed Internet ,Free Parking ,Kitchenette ,Pets Allowed ,Restaurant ,Room Service ,Suites ,Wheelchair access..etc are the main facilities provided by the hotel.. All modern amenities and safety features have been catered for, to ensure that, you blend in with nature comfortably and safely. The hotel management will also organise Theyyam Visit, Handloom Visit, Marital Arts Visit, Bird Watching, Dental Treatment, Ayurveda Treatment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Mermaid Homestay

Address: Thottada Beach, Thottada, Kannur 670007, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kannur > Thottada
Price Range: $52 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms are great, although rooms with AC are best.”
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“Top floor of main house was lovely, as was Bamboo cottage, which is good for privacy.”
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“They have a nice stilt bungalow (perfect for honeymoon couples!)”
 of 5 bubbles fabiofornaciari, Apr 4, 2016 | Read review
“The honeymoon cottage was most private. Although it did not have AC, the fans were adequate to keep the place cool (in March)”
 of 5 bubbles hazelrah_adventures, Mar 13, 2016 | Read review
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