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Manor Backwater Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Nashik, India
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Hotel is at great location and the rooms are very clean and spacious. Hotel staff is not so good and it's hard to communicate with then in hindi/english. Food is pathetic here, you will have to go in village for good food. Swimming pool and other amenities are great to enjoy.

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1Thank mdumreth
Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Location of this property is good. It is situated on he river. You can start boating right from the lawn of the hotel. The view is excellent. Rooms are spacious. They have arrangements for different games and work out. However, we had to ask for the towels and pillows. The Toilet fittings could be better. The worst thing about this...

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2Thank Arunabha A
Chennai
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Booked 3 rooms and stayed for 4 days. The resort is in an excellent location. View of boats coming and going in the lake, sunrise, sunset is awesome. Swimming pool is well maintained. They were able to arrange transport as early as 4.30 AM. Food and service were also good. No wifi though... Enjoyed the stay.

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1Thank CCCCC606
Pune, India
Reviewed 8 April 2015

We have stayed in three lakeside facing rooms along with family members in March 2015. Rooms are big and spacious. The resort has one of the fantastic views. Swimming pool is well maintained. The sunrise and sunset views are great. We captured both the views on our camera. You can watch shikara boats going to and fro from the lake...

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4Thank Shailesh Babu D
Secunderabad, India
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Decent sized room with river view. Clean and spacious. Somewhat away from the town, so getting there requires asking for directions. Staff was able to arrange airport transport at 5 a.m., which impressed me. They even packed a breakfast at that hour. They arranged a lovely boat tour in the evening on the Vembanad lake which was super. No internet...

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4Thank Sunita A
BijuKV, Manager at Manor Backwater Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We, the staff and management at Manor Backwater are honored to be at your service at any time of the day as it is our duty to provide our guests the best service. We appreciate your comments and are striving to meet with all guests requirements. Thanking you, please do visit again.

Rajkot, India
Reviewed 27 March 2015

The property is good, but not maintained. Why to avoid? 1) Rooms - Untidy, with dust on the bed. I requested the service staff to replace the glasses; they were never replaced. We had to request for towel, napkin, etc. not once; again and again. Only after we reminded after dinner, they came. 2) Location - Nothing to die for....

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4Thank PrexaRavi
Reviewed 22 February 2015

five of us stayed at this hotel for two nights in Feb2015. throughout our tour south i noticed that hotel staff and management know nothing abt their local area, what to do, suggestions in places to see. In SA, every hotel, guest house or even a backpacker will have a information desk, this phamplets and info on what to do...this...

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

Dear guest, Thank you for staying with us. We wish to say that all information about local sight seeing including Bird sanctuary, Boating, Chiriyapally church, Thrunakkara-Vaikkom Temples etc. has been informed to the guest. In fact in last 5 years no guest has complained that the information about local sight seeing has not been provided. With regards to the quality...

Chelmsford, Essex.
Reviewed 7 February 2015

If only they served alcohol and had some loungers around the pool, this hotel would be the perfect retreat. Perfect for people who like to photograph boats as if you get a river-view room (and you should) then a different one passes your balcony every 5 minutes. Oh, and watch out for the 'duck herders' in their canoes too! Lovely...

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

Dear guest, Greetings from Manor Backwater Resort. Thank you for staying with us and for your valuable suggestions.

Silchar, India
Reviewed 27 January 2015

I booked 5 rooms it was excellent service. room was excellent. Room was clean with natural stay. A good taste of kerala. Food was good but takes time. other wise stay was nice. staff was friendly too.

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6Thank shalder1979
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 26 January 2015

We, 5 families visited on 15.1.2015. Location is good. Swimming pool is good. There is no room service available due to shortage of manpower. But more horrible thing is supply of food, don't expect food (buffer B/F and dinner). They will prepare only for half of the person and will try to adjust with that. The reason is catering person...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • 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 > Kottayam District > Kumarakom
Price Range: $67 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Manor Backwater Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“lake side rooms in the first floor are very good.”
_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
hodlurg, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the lower floor facing the lake”
sonysalam, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing backwaters have the best view”
NarayanKarnire, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“back water side rooms are having good view even from the bed.”
kaushal408, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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