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“Nice place, but a few things let it down.”

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Akkarakalam Memoirs
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“Nice place, but a few things let it down.”
Reviewed 19 January 2010

Akkarakalam Memoirs has quite a lot going for it and if it could just do a bit better in some areas, it really would be great. Lovely location and we had nice walks around the village life on the canal banks, and a nice touch was being taken out for a couple of hours meander round the canals in their motor boat sipping kingfisher and watching the sunset. However, two things in particular are a bit of a letdown - firstly, our room had very little natural light and all the dark furniture left it feeling a bit like a cell, and secondly, the food was really not half as good as the other meals we'd had round Kerala. The waiting staff etc are doing their best to provide great service, but I think the management need to look at brightening the place up a bit and sorting out the kitchen in order to make the best of the place.

  • Stayed January 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 January 2010

Splendid property with very fabulous ambiance. Hospitality was also very good.

Just away from back water's. Got complementary backwater's ride which was truly Fantistic..

Sunset was so lovely that it was hard to drag ourselves away.

Could enjoyed just a night stay..

Just missed good Veg. food as I'm pure Veggie. :-)

Stayed February 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 10 November 2009

a class property with its own unique location.we enjoyed the village life canoe ride and especially the hospitality given my host jobin.
the walks along the riverside and the night fishing were unfogetable.
liean and me enjoyed the 2night stay !!!!!

  • Stayed September 2009, travelled as a couple
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Property: Akkarakalam Memoirs
Address: Chennamkary PO | Kainakary, Alappuzha 688501, India
Region: India > Kerala > Alappuzha District > Alappuzha
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #51 of 160 Speciality Lodging in Alappuzha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Akkarakalam Memoirs 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Akkarakalam Memoirs an exotic farmhouse presented as an excellent souvenir of the ancient Akkarakkalam family in Alleppey district with a tradition of 150 years.Akkarakkalm Memoirs is a sprawling 10 acre land with natural flora and fauna, beautifully converted into an ideal tourist destination for the nature lover as well as for the common glob-trotter. Here you can experience the backwater life at close quarters and inhale the natural scent of pristine countryside. ... more   less 
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