the hotel was very good, excellent rooms - very comfortable bed.
the hotel is situated just on the lake, amazing view to wake up with.
It is well kept, including yards of grass, restaurant and pool
we stayed at the Family Villas - with a baby, so it was pretty nice.
the shower requires a little bit maintenance.
the restaurant - dinner was very good, not very cheap.
Breakfast should was not in a level of a 5-stars hotel.
we took also a small boat tour from the hotel - it was more than enough- three hours of cruise - amazing staff!
Generally speaking - i recommend this hotel, if you're not planning on taking an houseboat trip.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- THE WORLD BACKWATERS (formerly know as Ilona Lake resort) a 4 star Resort in West Kumarakam, Nestled amidst this scenic landscape of 'God's Own Country' and on the banks of Lake Vembanad, is the perfect getaway for every weary traveler. The resort renders you an unparalleled view of the seemingly boundless Vembanadu Lake with a panoramic spotting of a beautiful island called Pathiramanal. The resort is tucked right into the soul of a real village in Kerala called Kannankara; away from the hustle-bustle of the City, but yet close and accessible to all functional comforts and luxury of a classy resort. Local attractions include Thanneermokkom Bund, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary,Pathiramanal in Vembnadnad Lake, Alleppey beach,Alleppey, musuem, Ambalapuzha sri krishna temple,Marari Beach, Vaikom Mahadeva Temple and Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple services and facilities :Multi cuisine Restaurant|| Banquet /Conference hall || Board room || Lake side Swimming Pool || Lake side garden || Fish pond || water Stream || Gym || Ayurveda Treatment center || Gift shop || Free parking ||24 hrs Front desk || Daily Housekeeping in room || Round the clock security service || Kids play area || Travel Desk || Soft bar in room || Wi Fi || Backwater cruise || Paddle boat|| Cycling || ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- The World Backwaters Kerala/Alappuzha, India