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Backwater resorts in Kerala
Written by Buvaneshwari Gopinath on October 16, 2020 Share on

Backwater Resorts in Kerala that one should stay at!

The backwaters of Kerala is something that has been attracting tourists over a period of time. Knowing the increase in the industry, several backwater resorts were constructed in Kerala for rapid growth. Also, the backwater resorts in Kerala gives you a luxurious feel while vacationing. Be it a honeymoon, family vacation or vacation with your friends, the place is perfect for everything. In addition, the resorts offer you a beautiful mesmerizing view of the backwaters of Kerala along with some yummy food and best amenities there is!

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Top Backwater Resorts in Kerala

1. Backwater Ripples

Backwater ripples are one of the famous backwater resorts in Kerala. The resort is built in keeping mind the traditional style along with a touch of contemporary elegance. So, backwater ripples promise you a stress-free vacation within India. With warm hospitality, soothing atmosphere and picturesque location, the resort will surely grow on you. If you are looking for a romantic spot in Kerala that gives out cosy nuptial vibes, this is it. Not just rooms, the resort also has a restaurant within the premises that prepares amazing North Indian, Chinese, and Continental dishes. The resort also has a bar named Taproom Bar that serves a wide range of beers.

Amenities inside the resort

Ayurvedic healing centre, Sauna Bath, Swimming pool, Kid’s area and an Ultra Modern Gym.

Activities at the resort

Watersports, Cycling, and Indoor board games

Price

Standard room price starts from Rs 5000 per night.

Location

Nazareth Church Road, Kottayam – 686 563, Kerala.

2. Kumarakom Lake Resort

Kumarakom Lake Resort is one of the best heritage hotels in Kerala. In addition, the resort also has been receiving the World Travel Award continuously 4 times in a row under resort category. Located near the banks of Lake Vembanad, the resort is spread across 25 acres of land containing different types of rooms. The room categories at Kumarakom Lake Resort is as follows – Presidential Suites, Heritage Lake Villa with Private Pool, Heritage Villas with Private Pool, Meandering Pool Villas, Luxury Pavilion Rooms and Houseboats.

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The resort also has an amazing restaurant to it called the Ettukettu that serves multi-cuisine dishes. Try the authentic dishes at the restaurant and head to the bar. If you are a seafood lover, do visit the bar that serves fishes as gourmet food. On a pleasant evening, head to Thattukada at Kumarakom Lake Resort that serves traditional coffee alongside snacks.

Amenities inside the resort

Infinity Swimming pool, Gym, Ayurvedic Healing centre, Yoga & Meditation Hall, Wi-fi, and Business centre.

Activities at the resort

Backwater cruise, sunset cruise, water skiing, speedboat, banana boat rides. Indoor board games and Kerala’s traditional dance show.

Price

Standard room price starts from Rs 18,000 per night.

Location

Kumarakom North Post, Kottayam – 686566, Kerala.

3. Coconut Lagoon

Coconut Lagoon located in Kerala is one of the famous backwater resorts in Kerala. Situated at the Kavanar River, the resort is built between the coconut plantation. Spread across 30 acres, there are over 50 cottages waiting to be occupied. The resort provides warm hospitality to all of its customers. Wake up to the sounds of water streaming and enjoy the soothing view. Unlike other backwater resorts in Kerala, the coconut lagoon has its own preserved forest, butterfly garden and the floating teashop. The resort also lets its customers go on an evening boat ride and enjoy the colourful sunset. Also, Coconut Lagoon has a multi-cuisine restaurant which serves you with some taste lingering dishes. The dishes and the flavours here introduce you to ecstasy in food. If you wish to sip a drink as the sunsets, head to their bar.

Amenities inside the resort

Lakeside pool, Ayurvedic holistic centre, Yoga Centre, Meditation Hall, Curio shop, Business centre.

Activities at the resort

Indoor board games

Price

Standard room price starts from Rs 20,000 per night.

Location

Kuttanad District, Kumarakom – 686563, Kerala.

4. Punnamada Backwater Resort, Alleppey

Allepey in Kerala is such a calm and a soothing place. So, if you are going on a vacation to Kerala, be sure to spend a day or two here. There are several backwater resorts in Kerala to stay at. In addition, one such place is the Punnamada Backwater Resort. Surrounded by fresh green vegetation on one side and Punnamada lake on the other, a view cant get better. Situated over 11 acres of land, there are several room categories that match the budget of all kinds of travellers. The resort has got a fine dining restaurant, Choola and an open bar that serve vintage drinks.

Over looking of Punnamada Backwater Resort
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Amenities inside the resort

Ayurvedic holistic treatment, Yoga area, a Swimming pool, Spa centre and a travel counter.

Activities at the resort

Activities such as Cycling, Basketball, VolleyBall, Ball Badminton, Tennis, and Frisbee are available at the resort. In addition, you can even go boating and sightseeing at an additional cost.

Price

Standard room price starts from Rs 10,500 per night.

Location

Punnamada, Alleppey – 688006, Kerala.

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5. Lemon Tree Vembanad Lake Resort, Alleppey

Just like the Kumarkom Lake Resort, Lemon Tree Vembanad Lake Resort is yet another backwater resort in Kerala. Situated close to the Vembanad Lake, the resort is filled with luxury. Also, the big plus point for those staying at this resort is that they get a close-up view of the Vembanad Lake. There are over 27 rooms with different room categories starting from suites to a villa that guarantee comfort. The resort has a fusion cafe called Citrus Cafe for its customers to dine at. The cafe serves dishes of Indian and Internation cuisine.

Amenities inside the resort: & Activities

Full-service Spa, Outdoor swimming pool, Fitness centre, Garden, Children’s pool.

Activities at the resort

Watersports, Cycling, Fishing, Indoor games. Enjoy traditional dances in the evening over a cup of coffee.

Price

Standard room price starts from Rs 4,500 per night.

Location

Janasakthi Road, Kayippuram, Muhamma, Alleppey – 688525, Kerala, India

6. Haveli Backwater Resort, Alleppey

Haveli is a common word used in Northern parts of India. It also refers to a large lobby. Haveli Backwater resort in Kerala showcases the culture and architecture designs of Rajasthan. The resort/mansion has over 80 different room types and suites that are categorised as Haveli suites, Royal Grand, and Royal Deluxe. Each suite has an open balcony that lets you peek out and check the backwaters of Kerala. In addition, the resort has a restaurant named Sarangi, that serves Indian & International cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Amenities inside the resort

Fitness centre, a Swimming pool, Swedish spa, Salon, Wi-fi facilities, and Ayurveda centre.

Activities at the resort

Activities like Kayaking, Canoeing and Bamboo rafting on the backwaters of Alleppey are included with the stay.

Price

Starting from Rs. 3375/-

Location

Finishing Point Road, Finishing Point, Alappuzha, Kerala, India.

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