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Boat house -
2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Kumarakom, Kottayam District, Kerala

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Josephine...
1 review
“Amazing service”
Reviewed 16 August 2017 for a stay in June 2017

My last vacation in Kerala becomes so amazing. Kumarakom Houseboat Holidays made me happy relaxed and cool. Thank you for your great service

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
22 Aug 2017
""Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg""
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
ManishAjw...
Mumbai, India
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Amazing Experience”
Reviewed 10 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We were at Kumarakom and tried to look up the information online for a Houseboat cruise. Mukul was very helpful and provided us a very good rate. He also ensured that we are picked from and dropped at the hotel we were staying at to ensure our convenience. Anything i say abt the houseboat would be less. The houseboat was a 2 bedroom houseboat with one bedroom reserved for us as a couple. The food was amazing. Friendly staff and very informative. The entire cruise experience was fantastic. We were taken around vembanad lake and we were awed with mesmerizing view. Cant wait to get there again and experience the overnight cruise.

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Management Response
22 Aug 2017
""Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg""
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
ANUMEH
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Worth!! Value for money”
Reviewed 10 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

This plan of hiring a houseboat was an impromtu call and am glas it worked out so well. The staff at the houseboat and Mukul who arranged this for us were exceptionally well groomed and offered a polite and top notch service. The food served on the boat was fresh and tasty. They cook authentic kerala veg and non veg or on demand regular punjabi food. My vote definitely for authentic kerala food.The staff on the boat will constantly guide you and tell you about the places you're exploring. Value for money, worth experiencing.. Kudos to the team.

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Management Response
22 Aug 2017
""Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg""
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
dms660
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Excellent experience”
Reviewed 17 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Really enjoyed this boat tour - takes you around the lake at Kumarakom. It's extremely beautiful and we saw some very interesting wildlife including eagles feeding, kingfishers and birds of paradise. Clean boat with very good food provided. Overall a great experience would recommend.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
21 Jul 2017
"Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg"
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
ArjunA462
1 review
“Boat house ride with class and luxuary!”
Reviewed 16 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Excellent service. Friendly staff. Family and women safe. Easy booking and services. Thank you prakash and crew. Will visit again !

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Management Response
21 Jul 2017
"Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg"
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
pritimali...
Navi Mumbai, India
1 review
“Best houseboat ride”
Reviewed 26 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

The boat which we explored the backwaters of kerla was one of its kind...beautiful view outside and lovely interiors inside.The boat was very well maintained and neat..The staff was also very generous.Food was amazing and the experience was all the more amazing having lunch next to lush green farms on one side and river water on the other side...I am glad I ce across Mr.pravin through one of my friend...

Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
21 Jul 2017
"Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg"
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Lindfeld
Pune, India
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“How to find the right houseboat”
Reviewed 11 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
2
people found this review helpful

We struggled to know how best to find the right company and what to expect from a range of reviews and how much would be good value off season. If you have time go and look around, do so. We didn't and the websites were hard to judge. We had a spacious boat with one bedroom (dbl bed) and attached bathroom, and a big living / dining area, at the front where we sat and read and chatted, clean, two staff; a chef and a boat driver (Anil and Santosh). We had two nights abd two days and expected to go down smaller canals and not spend so long on the big lake. The secret is to discuss your route before you go, map (google maps are best) in hand. They will stay where they can get power and there seem to be regulations about where they can stop. Only with power can the AC work so only when stopped and at a place where they can plug in. The food was excellent, simple, local South Indian dishes, delicious breakfast and smoothies. Missed fresh coffee and different teas. Also ask or take your own alcohol and and luxury foods. Arrangements for taxi from Fort Cochin and to airport were excellent. We are giving 4.6 stars because we were looked after well, some refinements would have made the trip perfect. Fresh Coffee, bigger bed sheets and an evening glass of Sula! Value for money off season RS 8-12,000 high season RA 14-18,000 per night. Kumarakum was perfect for us and less crowded. Pip!

Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
21 Jul 2017
"Dear Guest,

We would like to thank you for the interest you have expressed in ''KUMARAKOM HOUSEBOAT HOLIDAYS” and your valuable time in giving us your feedback.We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent stay with us.Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are happy to hear you had a very pleasant stay with us.We look forward to welcoming you back to Kumarakomhouseboatholidays

Warm Regards
Praveen sg"
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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