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    The World Backwaters

    Kannankara Post | Thanneermukkam, West Kumarakam, Alappuzha 688 527, India
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

          We had decided to stay in backwater resort instead of Houseboat and was right. It was short one night stay but was most memorable. As we had stayed in back waters view villa the view was best and also swimming pool was near backwater. This...More

          Thank dhruvesh2304
          Response from Worldbackwaters, Manager at The World BackwatersResponded 28 November 2016

          Dear guest, Thank you very much for your feedback . We are extremely happy to note that you have enjoyed your stay in our resort . Let me thank you for staying with us and for your valuable comments. We look forward to welcome you...More

          Reviewed 7 November 2016

          This property is a bit difficult to locate with no sign boards present anywhere. We had to ask directions from locals to reach the place. Overall the hotel exudes a dull and drab ambiance which makes you feel you are in an outdated property. Reception...More

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          Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

          We booked a last minute Diwali holiday and had to go to The World Backwaters. The first night we were in a regular room on the first floor and the second night in the villa. Like all the reviews say, this place is worn down....More

          Thank Sakmumbai
          Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

          This place is very tastefully done. We visited with our parents and 2 kids. Nice and quite place. The lake view rooms are excellent. The rooms have pool view and lake view. The kids were happy playing in the pool and play area. Parents were...More

          Thank Sk_mahua
          Response from Worldbackwaters, Manager at The World BackwatersResponded 3 November 2016

          Dear guest, Thank you very much for your feedback . We are extremely happy to note that you have enjoyed your stay in our resort . Let me thank you for staying with us and for your valuable comments. We look forward to welcome you...More

          Reviewed 1 November 2016

          It was a very amazing experience staying at Theworld Backwater for its very natural view and very comfortable stay in all respect. The hospitality was really excellent.It was a very enjoyable moment by spending couple of hours in beautiful swimming pool.The food quality and the...More

          Thank hkdash
          Response from Worldbackwaters, Manager at The World BackwatersResponded 3 November 2016

          Dear guest, Thank you very much for your feedback . We are extremely happy to note that you have enjoyed your stay in our resort . Let me thank you for staying with us and for your valuable comments. We look forward to welcome you...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 61 - USD 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Alappuzha
          • #10 Spa Hotel in Alappuzha
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 30
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          • Kerala >
          • Alappuzha District >
          • Alappuzha
          • Also Known As
          • The World Backwaters Kerala/Alappuzha, India
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          spphatak
          tarriff for executive villa with private pool. is it well maintained ? how are the surroundings? is it really private. are there walls around the private pool?
          6 February 2017|
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          Response from brahmagadipudi | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, the private pool has walls all around. However the pool is not so clean and not maintained well. Partly it is because of surrounding trees, there are lot of leaves etc in the pool.
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          xybohazzard
          Does the Executive Villa with Private Pool has a Private Pool? If yes, please do upload the pictures.
          3 October 2016|
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          Response from Worldbackwaters | Property representative |
          Greetings from The World Backwaters ! Executive villa with private pool has a private pool. Pictures are there in photo gallery of our website .
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          "Lake facing Cottages give very good view of the large lake in front."
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          "lake view cottages are good with views from balcony"
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          "Go for a 2-bedroom villa rather than taking 2 individual rooms multiple couple or familty"
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          "There are 4 kinds of rooms. Room with a pool was a good one"
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