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Purity at Lake Vembanad

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Purity is a complete escape and a real surprise. You access from a typical busy Keralan road, down a bumpy dirt track and arrive at the wonderful Purity. We stayed in a 3 room garden suite by the pool which was beautifully decorated and so quiet, we didn't want to leave. Breakfast around the courtyard was very good, but it's...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Mary and all the other staff here were welcoming. The boat trip on the lake was a lovely opportunity to see some of the birds and the fishing nets. Food was excellent and the pool was good especially for an early morning swim, before breakfast.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 March 2017

It would be hard to conjure a place so dreamily atmospheric and splendidly isolated as Purity proved to be. From the moment we arrived the mood was established. We were greeted by Mary, the Guest Relations manager, always beautiful and ever smiling, she overlooked nothing and approached every query and request with utmost grace, efficiency and warmth. Perfection was her...

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Boston
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We recently stayed at Purity. The property is beautiful, but the staff is what made our visit truly special from the very first, when we got out of our car and were greeted by the concierge Mary to our exceptional driver/guide Suneesh with whom we traveled around Lake Vembanad, ventured inland to Thekkady and then on to Kovalam. Suneesh brought...

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Bristol, UK
Reviewed 1 March 2017

As always, great staff make a great hotel. Add a lakeside location, good food, warm pool and you've got perfection. We had a problem with the room we were given, it had no windows and felt claustrophobic. Once moved to a bright room, we really enjoyed our stay. There are two little cats living here, just about hanging on for...

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Monaco
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

From the unprepossessing approach on a busy and noisy road 1-2 hours south of Kochi you would have little idea you would arrive at one of the most serene and beautiful locations. A lovely setting on a the side of the enormous placid inland lake stretching decades of km to the north and 15 km wide. This was where we...

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely garden suite. There are only 14 rooms and service is extremely good and personal. The food is lovely. Breakfast and lunch around a central courtyard with a pool and stepping stones across it. Dinner is at the edge of the lake. I enjoyed the yoga in the morning before breakfast. We also had a complimentary trip...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 17 February 2017

After some initial problems with our room we were rapidly upgraded to a lovely room with a balcony. The location is just perfect if you wish to relax at your hotel. The gardens, pools, spa, food are excellent. The staff are very attentive but not too so. It would also provide an excellent base to explore the area - including...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This our ideal hotel. May not suit everyone but for us it was discrete excellence. Quite beautiful location overlooking the lake - in fact our boat dropped us off after our boat trip, only 16 rooms (or something like that) it is like staying in a private house (which i assume it once was). Everyone knows you, no signing for...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2017

After Malabar House Port Cochin, and Serenity at Kanam Estate, we were so delighted to continue our Malabar Experience at Purity. It was a most interesting drive from Serenity to Purity. After driving down a narrow dirt road, off the main road, to reach Purity, we experienced another Malabar treat to the eyes. This hotel is beautifully decorated with antique...

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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking lake Vembanad at its widest point, purity is 50 km from The Malabar House and 70 km from Cochin International Airport. Accessible by car & boat, it is the starting point of our backwater cruise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Purity at Lake Vembanad

Address: East of Muhamma Police Station, Alappuzha 688525, India
Region: India > Kerala > Alappuzha District > Alappuzha
Price Range: $166 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Purity at Lake Vembanad 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Go for the suite. amazing value.”
111stuh, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an upstairs room so as not to have people walking over your head. Soundproofing is very poor.”
RGBrussels, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lakeside suite. Best hotel room we ran into in India.”
GuyK1971, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The garden suite is on it's own to the right of the property, whilst everyone else is to the left”
640rebeccae, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The best of the places we stayed at in our trip around Kerala.”
parapet, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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