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    Backwater Retreat Theme House

    Aymanam, Near Pulikuttissery Bridge, (7km from Kottayam) | Kottayam, Kumarakom 686015, India
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    • Excellent52%
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    “his son” (20 reviews)
    “boat house” (24 reviews)
    “first floor” (17 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 329 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Myself and brother visited backwater ripples with our respective wife and kids for a weekend stay to relax backing off our office life. To be honest these guys have captured nature in a great way. We had a complimentary boat trip and breakfast at the...More

    Thank Anu A
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 June 2017

    I wanted to visit Aymanam because of my love for the book The God of Small Things, which is set in this town. I read reviews of Backwater Retreat and took a chance. What a wonderful decision that was! The house is gorgeous and unusual...More

    1  Thank Kathleen M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I would recommend Yuvatrip for booking a holiday. We used the online booking facility and this was easy to use and had all the costs and what was included clearly shown. Our paperwork arrived in time and we had no issues booking with them. The...More

    Thank sunaxismax
    Response from Kurian K, Owner at Backwater Retreat Theme HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review. We are looking forward to receiving you again in our resort. Thanks and regards Kurian

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    We went on a trip here recently and the experience was very nice.. We actually booked to the wrong airport and there was few other miscommunications in the plan since it was booked in a hasty way... in spite of all those confusions we created...More

    Thank Naveena P
    Response from Kurian K, Owner at Backwater Retreat Theme HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, We are very happy to hear you have enjoyed your time with us. We appreciate, that you took the time to share your experience with us and fellow travellers. As service from the heart is our key focus, I will certainly share you...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    Well, it says the biggest room in the world is the room for improvement and I wonder after my last visit to Backwater retreat how much will they improve next time if i visit them, But these guys just always gives the customer at their...More

    Thank SNEHA A
    Response from Kurian K, Owner at Backwater Retreat Theme HouseResponded 20 October 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. Glad noticed that you have enjoyed stay here and the house boat. Looking forward to receiving you again in our resort and houseboat. Best regards, Kurian 09349526615

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    • US$30 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kumarakom
    • #6 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 6
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    • Kottayam District >
    • Kumarakom
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    biswarupbose2008
    27 March 2017|
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    Response from Kurian K | Property representative |
    Boat ride; Rs.1100/-per hour Lunch;Rs.400/per person Herbal massage can be arranged 5kms away from our property and the rate is Rs.1250/person. Backwater retreat is backwater view not lake view. Our present rate is... More
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    Response from Mahebub Khan P | Reviewed this property |
    Of course, very nice place & very helpful people
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    "choose upper room with river view and enjoy a morning coffee served in balcony... worth a time if you like a..."
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    "try and select a boat that has more than 3 rooms. these boats have an upper seating deck that can give you..."
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    "First floor is the best one"
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    "I stayed on the upper level."
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