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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stay at Manor Back Water Resort added an extra excitement to our memories. The location is nice, so is the property. The rooms are neat and very spacious with decent interior walls. We enjoyed our symptoms meals with the broad back water view amist a pleasing environment all around. The stay was worth the expense.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here on last day of our 6 days Kerala trip. We were pretty excited about kumarakom and Manor backwaters from the reviews We got from TripAdvisor and friends. We were disappointed since the property is not located on the proper backwaters. Further, the hotel owners have not maintained the property well. Talking about room, it was pale and...

1Thank Neha S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We (2 adult+2 children) stayed at this resort for 2 days from 14th Jan to 16th Jan 17. Was booked by a travel agent as part of a package, so no issues while booking. Resort is centrally located & is only around 200meters from the main road (this approach road was quite badly maintained though). Boating pick-up point is available...

Thank Rajesh S
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Pros- nice view from hotel rooms... Large spacious rooms... Swimming pool... Gym... Cons- 500 meters from main road.with poor quality road....limited choice of breakfast food..Not very good at handling large groups as they have limited staff.

Thank Prashant M
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Hotel is Nice, particularly the quality of food is very good. Complimentary breakfast was tasty. Rooms are newly painted. Staff are co operative and helpful. Had a pleasant stay. wish to come back again in next year.

Thank _ricardodmonte1
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

1. No hot water supply. 2. Wifi speed 5 kbps. Cant open whats Whatsapp messages. 3. Slow staff. 4. Under staffed. 5. Will take major commission on boat rides. Try to deal directly wwiththe boat person.

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BijuKV, Manager at Manor Backwater Resort, responded to this review

With reference to above comment, management wishes to state that almost all most all the guests on 26 Dec. were satisfied with the service and several have given positive comments in their feedback. The hot water issue was due to some technical problems which has since been rectified.

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a good property at a good location. Bird sanctuary is just a km away. We loved walking back from the sanctuary to hotel. Boating too is nearby. However this hotel needs maintenance. Decent view of backwater. Food is average. Staff is helpful. Hot water is a problem and we had to followup many a times.

1Thank atulagrawal82
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Visited Kumarakom with my extended family. Mid range and affordable for family trips with great location. All rooms face the back waters. Boarded shikara right outside the hotel. The hotel staff was helpful. You may not get proper North Indian food but who wants allu paratha with dahi in Kerela. :-) Bird sanctuary si also wlkabale distance. Pool was clean,...

Thank guptapriety
Thane, India
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Visited Kumarakom as a part of my Kerala trip for 1 night. The best stay in my trip. Hotel is situated right on the back waters. Was alloted room 102. Pros: Fantastic location, situated on back waters, Nice and spacious rooms, excellent service, Nice balcony overlooking the back waters, designated space to keep luggage in room, queen size bed to...

Thank hodlurg
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The Service provided by resort was very poor.we arranged through Akbar holidays.both of them given very bad Service.the resort maintenance is very poor.we can see cobwebs,broken tiles everywhere.the buffet dinner provided by them was very very poor.not tasty and not enough The cost of food is almost 2 to 3 times compared to outside.The rooms is costing around Rs 1500.but...

2Thank Sanil K

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the banks of the largest lake in Asia – the Vembenad, nestles Kumarakom a small village whose environs are endowed with pristine natural beauty.This area, blessed with a balmy weather and plenty of rainfall has lush, green surroundings like no other in India. Its clean and dust free atmosphere has a tangible freshness in the air that clears the head and makes for relaxation and rejuvenation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manor Backwater Resort

Address: Cheepunkal, Kumarakom 686563, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range: $88 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Manor Backwater Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Manor Backwater Resort Kumarakom, Kerala
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“lake side rooms in the first floor are very good.”
 of 5 bubbles _ricardodmonte1, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms overlooking the back waters is simply excellent”
  • Attached balcony
  • room sit out area
  • Room with queen sized bed
  • Bathroom view
 of 5 bubbles hodlurg, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the lower floor facing the lake”
 of 5 bubbles sonysalam, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing backwaters have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles NarayanKarnire, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“back water side rooms are having good view even from the bed.”
 of 5 bubbles kaushal408, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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