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Tharavadu Heritage Home

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Though kumarakom offers wide ranges of hotels, We personnely liked this hotel for its approachability to Jetty house and for the traditional style of rooms. Being in concrette jungle and for guys who would like to explore an traditional style of living i would recommend this hotel. Food is good, but you may have to place your oder an hour...

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Tiruchirappalli, India
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Located just adjacent to the Jetty house and easily approachable. Backwaters are very close by. The ambiance and the garden were good. A bit lag in maintenance. Recommended for all sort of travelers. Overall good experience.

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Nice place, the estate area is not too huge. However rooms are spacious, good food options, Helpful staff and a beautiful temple adjacent, only apart by a canal which occasionally has boats floating past. Very close to the backwaters as well. Spent a night there with my family, had booked 3 rooms. Woke up in the morning with pleasant music...

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Renujoseph, Owner at Tharavadu Heritage Home, responded to this review

Dear Yesudas Thank you so much for the good review and for the time taken to write the review,

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Hi, Giving a 3 star here just because of the huge rooms they are offering at a deal. Was surprised to see the property that was being offered when i saw it for the first time. The place is huge, has lot of rooms separated by gardens(atleast how they call it). We roamed the entire day and returned to find...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful looking hotel but very unhelpful desk staff. Almost no English spoken. Asked for laundry service - none. Advice re how to get to bird sanctuary - very reluctant to help. Tv never worked. Meals there are bought in from local restaurants - we ate at Paddy a kilometer up the road And saw Tharavadu staff there to collect meals...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

A very ideal place to stay with family.very good rooms,hospitality of room boys very good.good food.very near all places of tourist attraction.Go and enjoy the weekend in tharavad. Regards Hemanth & family.

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1Thank Hemanth K
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I was visiting Kumarakom to take my family for the houseboat experience. But we planned to stay the night at Tharavadu Heritage Home for the night. It was raining and we got two rooms side by side. It was a pleasant experience to sit outside the room enjoying the rain at night. Though it looks simple at the first view,...

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1Thank Priyam K
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Positives : heritage look. Good location. Negatives : 1. Ambience: The staff is not bothered nor for their customers nor seen, except for one old person , Mr . Parmeswaran who is loveable and constantly on his toes despite his age. 2 . Food : we got cold breakfast on the first day and tea was served after 1.5 hrs...

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Lucknow
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed for just one night , it was an ordinary one.Though the location is on main road .It's quiet but no services were available as mentioned on booking website.Though wifi was working good with great speeds.

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Stay is good but it is a kind of average hotel with lack of amenities. But the hotel is very near to all the Boat Jetty. Where you can rent any kind of Boats and see through places as per your wish. Food is provided based on your need and it is average.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ours is a 120 Year Old Christian Banglow converted into a Modern Travellers Inn by keeping its original Heritage Structure. We provide Homely stay, food, ayurveda body massaging, boat cruise etc. for our Guests. We are located in the backwater tourist village named Kumarakom in Kerala State in India. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tharavadu Heritage Home

Address: Govt. Boat Jetty, Kumarakom 686 563, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kottayam District > Kumarakom
Price Range: $15 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tharavadu Heritage Home 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Tharavadu Heritage Home Hotel Kumarakom
Tharavadu Heritage Home Kumarakom, Kerala
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“Choose the bamboo cottage, they offer the best privacy”
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“Room No. 26 has a small sit out in front and 27 has a small sit out at the back.”
vimalrajm, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is available only at the reception, but that's not for what we came for ! :)”
indudharab, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are equally justified .. AC room depends on season you are staying ..we dint require it at all in Dec...”
Pratik189, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Wifi around the reception.Ac is not very powerful but is manageable. Warm and secured atmosphere,'Moment of Magic' for me and my family”
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