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    Backwater Heritage Homestay

    Kumarakom, Kumarakom 686015, India
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    Reviewed 29 December 2014

    Though far away from the Hustle and bustle of the Kumarkom town, its a pleasant stay . The Host Xavier and His wife are nice people. Madam Xavier prepared excellent food for a hard core vegetarian like me , ensuring no egg, fish. Great. However,...More

    Thank pala M
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 1 January 2015

    Thanks for all the appreciations . The heating of water is centrally installed in a common room not in the bedroom for the common purpose .You forgot the service made to you by the ladies staff who made the cooking & served the food for...More

    Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

    Xavier has been a great host, very helpful and accommodating. We enjoyed the location too, as we could get onto small canals, riding canoes, straight from the property, while being far away from touristy pockets. Overall recommended to anyone, from couples to groups of friends

    2  Thank Matteo B
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 1 January 2015

    Thank you for spending your precious time for writing a wonderful feedback. Hope that you would give me another opportunity to serve again in future. Best wishes! Ph:91-4812516375, Mob:91-9745286358 Mail at :mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

    Reviewed 26 December 2014

    Writing this in the annex of the homestay while waiting for another wonderful meal prepared by the wife of Xavier. The stay here has been a high point in our two weeks in Kerala and we are so glad we followed the recommendations by our...More

    Thank dasher3
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 28 December 2014

    Thank you for spending your precious time for writing a wonderful feedback. Hope that you would give me another opportunity to serve again in future. Best wishes! Xavier Joseph, ph:91-4812516375 Mob:91-9745286358 Mail at :mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

    Reviewed 11 December 2014

    My wife and I stayed at Backwater Heritage for one night, and were overwhelmed by the hospitality of Xavier and his wife. I had arranged, via e-mail, for lunch and a canoe trip on the backwater the afternoon of our arrival. Everything was ready when...More

    1  Thank Richard S
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 12 December 2014

    Thank you for spending your precious time for writing a wonderful feedback. Hope that you would give me another opportunity to serve again in future. Best wishes! Xavier Joseph, Ph:91-4812516375. Mob:91-9745286358. Mail at :mxavierkutty@yahoo.com

    Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

    Very relaxing and quiet after touring around Cochin. On the river, great food and off the tourist route. Make sure to take advantage of the 2 hour boat ride through the canals. One night was not enough time to enjoy the beauty of the area.

    Thank Marilyn K
    Response from backwaterheritage, Owner at Backwater Heritage HomestayResponded 11 December 2014

    Thank you for spending your precious time for writing a wonderful feedback. Hope that you would give me another opportunity to serve again in future. Best wishes! Xavier Joseph. Ph:91-4812516375 Mob:91-9745286358 Mail at:mxavierkutty @yahoo.com

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    803amritad
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    Response from backwaterheritage | Property representative |
    Yes, we can make your second anniversary special . You can enjoy kayaking, canoeing, motor boat or house boat cruise.
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    31 August 2016|
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    Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think so, but email the owner to find out for sure,
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