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“Lovely homestay in munroe Island”
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Munroe Island, Kollam District, Kerala

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Daniel W
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Lovely homestay in munroe Island ”
Reviewed August 31, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We stayed two nights at vishnus place. The place is wonderful. A good standard and a one of a kind hospitality. We also made a tour on a canoe in the morning and vishu explained us a lot about the region and locals. The food cooked by his mom also was good. Thanks for the stay vishnu!

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Management Response
Sep 2, 2017
thanks for staying my homestay
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hannibalt...
Beijing, China
1 review
“good people,good place”
Reviewed April 28, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

it is a good place. vishnu is a good guy. he knows many of this lovely place.i like the spicy crab curries made by vishnu'mum.i really enjoy the sunrise on the backwater, the friendly people and vishnu's guide. vishnu can show you many aspects of indian life and culture.

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Apr 29, 2017
Thanks
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Marija T
1 review
“Perfect place to relax”
Reviewed April 21, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

The homestay is in a very calm and beautifull location, air is very fresh and the host is perfecly friendly and helpfull. The host can arrange a very nice boat trip, home made deliciuos food is also available as well as show around. The place highly recommended!

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Apr 24, 2017
Thanks
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Erika-Jay...
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Excellent stay in the perfect location”
Reviewed April 16, 2017 for a stay in April 2017
1
person found this review helpful

Vishnu was great right from the start- helping us to get from Kochi to Munroe Island, guiding us around the village during our stay and helping us find onward travel.
The sunrise canoe trip is a must (and good value at 450 per person) and Vishnu's mother's cooking is the best.
There are bikes available to use for free throughout the day- which is another good way to see the village.

The room is really nice- feels really new and clean.
There's only one guest room and Vishnu and his mother go out of their way to make you feel welcome. I'd definitely recommend staying here.

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Management Response
Apr 17, 2017
Thanks for staying couple of days my homestay thanks
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sarahb072
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Friendly village life ”
Reviewed April 14, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We loved staying with Vishnu and his family! Vishnu is a great host and went out his way to help us with anything we needed. He gave us a sunrise tour of the local backwaters and it was great to see how village life works.

His mothers food is delicious, and the room is comfy, clean and spacious for two people.

Thanks Vishnu! Hopefully see you again soon! Sarah and Josh :)

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Management Response
Apr 15, 2017
Thanks
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lopezzapi...
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Backwaters stay”
Reviewed April 10, 2017 for a stay in April 2017
1
person found this review helpful

A beautiful experience to get to know the backwaters and the people living there. We stay two nights at vishnu's Home Stay and also have a canoe travell with him, he explains all about the island and the lifestyle there. We eat the excellent food that her mother cooked. Thay also have bycicles available. All the family is really friendly :De

We think is the best way to visit the backwaters, much more better experience and much moore cheaper than getting a hauseboat.

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Management Response
Apr 10, 2017
Thanks
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RNaviva
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Pleasant boatride”
Reviewed April 7, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Vishnu is very knowledgeable about the area, and speaks very good English which is great considering there is a lot to learn about Monroe Island. His mother is very nice and they welcomed us into their home with welcome arms. Would recommend to anyone wishing to stay in a place a bit off the beaten path.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 8, 2017
Thanks
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