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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying at a local house hosted by a local family is an experience that no hotel can replace. Do not expect upscale accomodation, but do expect a local hospitallity by interesting and lovely couple. Add this to the close proximity (5 minutes stroll) to the fishing nets and the old and lovely town of fort cochin and you get a...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved staying with Leelu and Roy at Leelu's Homestay. The large rooms are spotlessly clean and comfortable and the Keralan breakfast was delicious. The cooking demonstration was delightful as was the delicious home cooked meal that followed. But best of all is talking to Leelu and Roy about their lives in Fort Cochin - a wonderful insight from such...

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here for 1 night before flying to Goa. The cooking class with Leelu was great and I'm really looking forward to trying the 4 dishes we learned about when we get home. Roy was so Helford and lovely to talk to, giving us great advice for our travels. When we come back to south India...

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Roy S, Owner at Leelu's Homestay, responded to this review

Thanks for your support & we assure everyone who wishes to stay with us with all help for giving tips for local sight-seeing plus those who want to enjoy the Traditional Kerala Authentic dishes with exclusive Cooking Class.

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Roy and Leelu were lovely hosts, we couldn't have asked for better in Fort Cochi. Their beautiful big house has multiple levels with fabulous interior decor. Located right in the heart of Fort Cochi, all of the shops, restaurants and sight seeing was only a short walk away. We were welcomed warmly and looked after well. A delicious traditional Indian...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Leela and Roy were very welcoming and helpful during our recent stay. The room was comfortable and clean and had good air conditioning and fan. Excellent location, wonderful breakfast and we would definitely recommend it to others.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Leelu's Homestay is an exceptional place to stay. It is located in the heart of Fort Kochi, within 5 minutes walk of all major attractions, restaurants and shops. Leelu and her husband Roy are the most wonderful hosts you can imagine. Full of energy, plenty of advice, and interesting stories they truly made us feel at home. They took care...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Leelu was very welcoming when we arrived and helped our driver locate her home. We stayed one night in the couple's beautiful and clean home. We also attended her wonderful cooking class! She offered to let us leave our bags till late and also arranged transportation with an excellent driver who waited for us while we killed time before our...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Leelu was very kind, helpful and cheerful. The room was comfy. We really liked the cooking class and the food that we cooked was very delicious!!!! Very recommended. The area is close to the Chinese fishnets and local fresh seafood resturants.

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Leelu Homestay was a great experience! We were welcomed the minute we reserved the room. The owner of this homestay is very friendly and tries to help organize the trip wherever he can. The sleepingroom and Bathroom was spotlessly clean.

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Paris
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Thanks to Roy and Leelu for my great stay at their home last month. I enjoyed talking to Roy and the room was comfy. Wifi works, bathrooms is clean and cats are lovely. Hoping to visit again when I can

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come home to a recently renovated Victorian house with all modern amenities in the fabulous neighborhood of Fort Cochin. We provide careful attention to all your needs, great breakfast, the best maps and advice in the morning to make the most of your day. 5 well-appointed double guest rooms with attached bathrooms available for our guests. We offer our guests clean, comfortable and affordable hotel accommodation in the heart of Fort Cochin, combined with a friendly family atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leelu's Homestay

Address: House no 1/629 Cheerans Ebenezer | H.No. 1/630. Quirose Street, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: £30 - £31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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