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    Xandari Riverscapes

    A.C. Road | Near Pallathurathy Bridge, Alappuzha 688003, India
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed two nights on the boat with a crew of three and a chef. It was fantastic to slowly cruise around the beautful Kerala backwaters. The chef prepared some amazingly delicious local food. I think we ate all their Masala Dosa though.. we stopped...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a one night cruise on a small Xandari rice barge booked exclusively for us. It was a fantastic experience and I would recommend it to anyone visiting Kerala or Southern India. The cruise left at lunch time and returned around 9:00am the next...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were greeting by the very efficient staff at Xandari Riverscapes who gave us a guided brief of what to expect on our overnight stay on the houseboat. Our luggage was swiftly transported aboard so that we could begin our journey. Our houseboat was named...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Riverscapes provided an experience of the backwaters of Kerala; we enjoyed every minute of our time spent on the houseboat, thank you Xandari for making it a wonderful experience. We were upgraded to a three-bedroom beautiful houseboat with chef and the three-crew members on board,...More

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    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari Riverscapes

    Hello there, Thank you so much for sharing your “Amazing Experience” with us! Backwater cruises are not to be missed when holidaying in Kerala – the experience is too good. The most striking aspect of Xandari Riverscapes holiday is the personalized experience that our fellow...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    we had a short drive to the boat from the homestay– it was the most peaceful day , we sat on the boat at the front and watched the backwaters go by! We had 3 amazing staff all for us, our chef came out and...More

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    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari Riverscapes

    Hi there, Backwater cruise is indeed a tranquil and relaxing experience and we are happy to know that our fellow Xandarians made it extra special for you. The canoe ride through the smaller water channels is a great way to witness life at the backwaters....More

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    • US$333 - US$770 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    wewowyou
    What is your charge ,price for per night Inc air con and food and both drinks please
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    saradurban
    planning a houseboat trip in kerala are all meals included ? is halaal catered for? are there complimentary massages offered on the boat?
    31 December 2016|
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    Response from M_W_London_12 | Reviewed this property |
    All meals. Ask about halal as they are very obliging. No massage offered on our boat.
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    Ratna B
    What's included in the price? Do you provide lunch, dinner and the next day breakfast on the boat too? Do you give a tour of the backwaters too?
    19 June 2016|
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    Response from RM_Xandari | Property representative |
    Hi Ratna, Suki's answer was quite complete! An overnight booking includes lunch, dinner and breakfast, along with tea and snacks. With the canoe excursion in the smaller canals you enter a world largely left untouched by... More
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    "Luxury boating."
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    "Shop around. The Xandari website caters for foreigners. Try a local Indian travel in Kochi. (National..."
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    "This is a boat so rooms a not very large but not very small either."
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    "Look - it's a boat - the views change every minute. It's brilliant."
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