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Houseboat -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Kumarakom, Kottayam District, Kerala

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Very good - based on 128 reviews
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Murugan S
1 review
“Pleasant and enjoyable day trip”
Reviewed September 24, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We truly enjoyed the day-trip on the houseboat. Maneesh came to see us in person at the start of the trip to ensure that everything is in place. The boat is maintained absolutely clean. Staff are well trained, helpful and very friendly. Food (lunch and evening snacks/tea) was good both veg and non-veg. When we come to Kumarakom again, I will make it a point to use their services again!.

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Management Response
Oct 8, 2017
Dear Murukan Sir,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the valuable feedback. Its really nice to hear that you could enjoy the stay with us.
Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS
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158angadc
Mumbai, India
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Perfect Houseboat - Amazing Experience”
Reviewed September 17, 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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Guys look no further. Booked an Amrutham Houseboat - Premium boat with 2 rooms, via Mr Maneesh and was totally satisfied with the quality, cleanliness, and courteous crew onboard the boat. Communication was smooth, I had no problem at all, On arrival, Mr. Maneesh himself was present to greet me, showed us the beautiful boat. The boat was neat and clean, with ready kitchen, perfect beds. Was Greeted with coconut water too. Food choice was amazing, we opted for Kerala food, it was delicious plus they allow you to go to the fish market, purchase whatever you like and they shall prepare it for you. Amazing Music system with bluetooth connectivity. onboard. An assuring experience which gave me and my family a memorable experience. and YES i will recommend this to a friend.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Sep 18, 2017
Dear Angad Cheema,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the valuable feedback. Its really nice to hear that you could enjoy the stay with us.
Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS
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smedhuna
Chennai (Madras), India
1 review
“Definitely worth it!”
Reviewed August 23, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

It was a serene and relaxing experience amidst Kumarakom and Vembanad lake. They serve you some scrumptious yummy authentic Kerala Cuisine, which you can customize or request for other options. The houseboat has excellent amenities. The whole package is a little costly but I didn't regret spending so much.

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Management Response
Aug 25, 2017
Dear Medhuna Madam,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the valuable feedback. Its really nice to hear that your family enjoyed the stay with us.
Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS"
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Tushar J
1 review
“Excellent experience”
Reviewed August 23, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

So I basically spoke to Maneesh a few days prior to travelling to Kerala and informed him of my requirement i.e. a house boat on 14th August for a few hours, primarily for the purpose of proposing to my girlfriend. I was talking to other house boat owners also giving cheaper options but Maneesh was prompt in his response and revert and also gave several options of payment, which was not the case with the other house boat owners.

Move to the actual day of the house boat experience, I handed over the flowers for decoration and asked them to simply scatter them on the upper deck because i did not have the time to set it up properly. Subsequently, I arrived at the house boat along with my girlfriend. The house boat was finely readied with coconut water as a welcome drink followed by purchasing some fresh jumbo prawns from the coast... The crew was amazing.. they let us play our own music, chill and relax... this was followed by a huge spread of food which included fried chicken, fried pearl fish, fried jumbo prawns, potato curry, cauliflower curry, sambhar, pappadoms etc... It was all very nice... then the time of proposal came which was to happen on the upper deck and even i was taken aback with the decoration that they had done.. was beyond what my own imagination was... even my girlfriend (now fiance) loved it...

So in conclusion i would definitely recommend Maneesh and his team...

PS- Deserve a discount next time..

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Aug 23, 2017
Dear Tushar Sir,

Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!

We are really happy to hear the news that both you were really satisfied on the Houseboat Cruise, floral arrangements made for the occasion and the service. Its our pleasure to serve great Guest like you.
Please keep in touch; See you both in near future.
Have a blessed life Ahead,
Team Amrutham Houseboats
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aakritidu...
Mumbai, India
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Too Good for a Day Time..!!”
Reviewed August 10, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Our travel agent had arranged this House Boat for us...it was an awesome experience overall. The cool weather offers a romantic climate just for two of us. Both the staff were courteous and friendly. Their famous Fish fry is a must try one. We were served Tender coconut and Traditional Lunch with Tea Snacks which is just awesome.

Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Aug 15, 2017
Dear Madam,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the valuable feedback. Its really nice to hear that you could enjoy the stay with us.
Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
ObulRajRa...
Visakhapatnam, India
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Backwater memories..”
Reviewed August 10, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We rent a Houseboat from Kumarakom on July 15 for a Day outing for my family of 6. I really would love to express my sincere thanks to the people who arranged this trip. We thoroughly enjoyed the food and service. Kerala backwater is so wonderful and calm. This travel became the highlight of our Kerala trip.

Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Aug 15, 2017
Dear Obul Sir,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the valuable feedback. Its really nice to hear that you could enjoy the stay with us.
Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
RamKrishn...
Telangana, India
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Perfect place for a family outing..”
Reviewed July 28, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

House Boat is an amazing invention in backwaters. This travel was one of the highlight in our kerala tour. We boarded from Lagoon resort and dropped off at the same location. Boat was neat and staff were so good.

Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jul 30, 2017
Dear Ram Krishna Reddy,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!! Thanks for the valuable feedback. Its really nice to hear that you could enjoy the stay with us. Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS
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