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Riverside Heritage Homestay

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Mylanthra House | Palluruthy Perumpadappu | Konam, Kochi (Cochin) 682006 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Pool
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We, 3 kids and 3 adults stayed for two nights at this cottage. It is located away from the city in a residential area. This location is one of the high mosquito breeding areas (which we did not know before) in Kochin, which was mentioned...More

Thank vedharajan b
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Yes, the reviews are all pretty correct. A bit of a way from Fort Cochin (but a 200 rupee / £2.30 tuk tuk ride). Basil and Annie's was the cleanest home stay we stayed in. Also a perfect setting, the centre piece of the garden...More

Thank WaveyDhavinghistea
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This is a delightful homestay. Basil and Annie are a lovely couple, it was a real pleasure to stay with them, sample Keralan breakfasts and learn about local life. I stayed in the river-facing cottage, which is really pretty, spacious and comfortable with wi-fi, air...More

Thank PCS2401
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This was our first family homestay. Basil gave us personal attention from the time of booking, local tips and was also very helpful in arranging local transportation. We stayed for a day in the Riverside Cottage which is only a few steps away from the...More

Thank Deepak_21
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here as part of our honeymoon in December 2017. A few miles south of Fort Cochin but easily reachable by taxi. We stayed in a room in the main house, which was clean and comfortable, good air conditioning and decent...More

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Mylanthra House "RIVERSIDE HERITAGE HOMESTAY" is approved and licensed as "GOLD GRADE" by Tourism department, Government of Kerala. ...More RIVERSIDE HERITAGE HOMESTAY is located at Perumpadappu area in Cochin at the bank of Vembanad Lake backwaters. This Gold-graded homestay is an 80-year-old, well-maintained bungalow built of bricks, wooden ceilings and clay tile roofing. The flooring is also done with old clay tiles. The property covers an area of 1.25 Acres, which is full of trees like coconut, mango, chikku, guava, jack fruit etc. It also have a traditional pond, which is presently used for growing fish. The Guests will be thrilled when they feed these fishes. The homestay also have a Chinese fishing net in their beautiful backwaters, which the guests can operate themselves. Imagine catching fish and cooking them for dinner! Sitting beside this chinese fishing net & watching Sunset will be wonderful experience. Take a walk in the countryside or ride a bicycle thorough the village. The nearby islands in the backwaters have shrimp farms and paddy fields surrounded by evergreen mangroves. We can arrange Mechanized country boats (Semi House Boat) for backwater boating & visiting shrimp farms & paddy fields in the nearby islands The bird life here will simply command attention. The cool breeze from the Vembanad Lake backwaters behind the homestay along with the sweet sound of the various specious of birds visiting our property will not only enthrall you but also will be an experience of a lifetime. We also have a newly built Traditional Kerala style RIVER FACING COTTAGE. This cottage is constructed just behind our Heritage Home in the year 2011 in the traditional Kerala style. It can also be called as a miniature of our Heritage home, with modern amenities. The bed rooms have modern style bathroom attached. The host can also arrange for Ayurvedic Body Message, Ayurvedic treatments, Panchakarma, Yoga, Meditation, Counselling & Physical Fitness in an Ayurvedic Care Center in Cochin (4 Kms From Our Homestay) which is having experienced and qualified doctors and therapists. The homestay is very close to Kumbalanghi, Kerala's first model tourism village. You can visit Fort Cochin, Dutch Cemetery, Princess street, Kerala Kathakali centre, Folk dance, Indian Classical music, Indian Classical Dances & Marshal arts (Kalaripayat), St. Francis Church (Vasco Da Gama Church), Santa Cruz Basilica, Dutch Palace, Asia's oldest Synagogue (Jewish Synagogue), Spice Market, Jew Street & Jew Town, Dharmanath Jain temple at Mattancherry, Willingdon island, Hill palace, Ernakulam marine drive & Boating in Marine Drive, Vallarpadam Basilica, Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary, Parikshith Thampuran Museum, Veega Land water theme Park, Cherai beach & Palliport (Pallipuram) Fort, Sri Sankara Math, Kodanad elephant training center from here. FACILITIES Complimentary Traditional Kerala style Breakfast for all our guests. Veg & non-Veg food available on request. Guest can operate our Chinese fishing net. Watch the Sunset & enjoy the cool breeze, sitting beside our Backwaters. Hot & Cold water available 24 Hrs. Free Wi-Fi internet usage. All rooms are Mosquito proof, very spacious with modern amenities and bath attached. Lovely garden & Lawn to soothe you. Sight-Seeing Tips. Car Parking Facility. We also Arrange upon our Guests request. 1. 24 Hours Air port, Railway Station Pick-Up & Drop. 2. Taxi or Auto rickshaw for sight seeing. 3. Houseboat tours (Day Cruise as well as Day and Night stay) at Alleppey backwaters. 4. Tickets for Kathakali Play & The Make-up, Martial Arts (Kalaripayat), Indian Classical music & Indian Classical Dances in a famous Kathakali centre in Cochin. 5. Ayurvedic Body Massage, Ayurvedic treatments, Panchakarma, Yoga, Meditation, Counselling Physical Fitness by Qualified Doctors at an Ayurvedic Care Center in Cochin (4 Kms From Homestay) Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Family Rooms
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
USD 29 - USD 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riverside Heritage Homestay Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Ernakulam District > Kochi (Cochin)
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
USD 29 - USD 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riverside Heritage Homestay Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala
Location
India > Kerala > Ernakulam District > Kochi (Cochin)
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"The room nearest to Basil & Annie's house in the bungalow"
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