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    Backwater Ripples

    Kumarakom PO, Kumarakom 686563, India
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    • Excellent38%
    • Very good41%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
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    “swimming pool” (49 reviews)
    “duplex room” (5 reviews)
    “decent resort” (6 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    A little slice of heaven! A lakeside cottage with shady, tranquil terrace to relax & view the magical bird life & otters playing in the water. The cottage is spacious & very clean & the restaurant provides a variety of freshly prepared veg & non-veg...More

    Thank Celia D
    Response from Skarunakaran, COO at Backwater RipplesResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review about our property. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed the stay with us as well as you have liked the location. We certainly look forward to being of service again...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    A very good and beautiful property on the shore of the lake. Staff is very helpful and courteous. They provide complimentary boat ride in backwater along with evening tea and snacks. Restaurant is little expensive but food is good. Breakfast is tasty.More

    1  Thank DEEPAK C
    Response from Skarunakaran, COO at Backwater RipplesResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review about our property. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed the stay with us as well as you have liked the location. I will share your comments with the Team for...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The overall experience has been fairly satisfactory! The resort is well maintained, especially outside vast area which is covered with evergreen lawn and thick vegetation. The staff are very receptive and quite friendly. The swimming pool is not as large as it should be for...More

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    Thank nairks2018
    Response from Skarunakaran, COO at Backwater RipplesResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Mr. Nair, It was a pleasure meeting you at the resort. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, your comments are very much valued. I will share your comments with the team for further encouragement within the team to ensure personal...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent one day in this hotel. It was a good resort although slightly old. I found the restaurant to be expensive. The options in the breakfast buffet was limited so we opted for the Indian food which was being freshly made in the kitchen....More

    Thank Yajnaseni R
    Response from Skarunakaran, COO at Backwater RipplesResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review about our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our Resort & location. Our commitment to investing in our property is on with refurbishment of all the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Probably the best hotel we stayed in during our 14 nights in Kerala. Beautiful setting on the lake, with lovely swimming pool and gardens. The hotel's Client Services Manager - Sindhu, made out stay absolutely perfect - we went on a canoe ride, she explained...More

    Thank Annette H
    Response from Skarunakaran, COO at Backwater RipplesResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review about our property, it is great to hear, that you have enjoyed the stay with us. I have already conveyed your comments to Sindhu. Once again “Thank you very much” for your kind...More

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$96 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Kumarakom
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Kumarakom
    • #7 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Kottayam District >
    • Kumarakom
    • Also Known As
    • Backwater Ripples Hotel Kumarakom ,
    • Backwater Ripples Hotel Kottayam ,
    • Backwater Ripples Kottayam ,
    • Backwater Ripples Kumarakom, Kerala
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    Traveller (436)
    Room & Suite (102)
    Pool & Beach (81)
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    Hotel & Grounds (249)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (31)
    Family and Play Areas (20)
    Bathroom (17)
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    manojdhakad
    17 January 2018|
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    Response from nairks2018 | Reviewed this property |
    This is a fairly well maintained, beautiful property. Having said that I must say that mosquito menace cannot be completely avoided (that's the case with all properties facing the lake) but can be controlled, by asking to... More
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    travelfreakgirl2015
    30 November 2017|
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    Response from Backwaterripplesbwr | Property representative |
    Dear Sir/ Ma'am, Greetings from Backwater Ripples, Kumarakom..!!! Thank you for showing interest in Backwater Ripples, Lake side barbecue are only available for the group reservations, and pool side dinner are not... More
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    "Room 117 has a lovely balcony and great views"
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    "Ask for lake side or individual vila sort of a room"
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    "Rooms given to us were having no view."
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    "All villa type cottages. Choose one overlooking the lake !!"
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