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Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My daughter and I were there in December 2016. This is a nice place if you are looking for the budget hotel. Thomas, Rosie and Jose all of them are very helpful and supportive. Hope to visit you again guys.

Thank ushaaryaldahal
Liverpool, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time here and we would recommend. Jose, Jeswin and all the staff are really welcoming and want you to enjoy your stay. The location is ideal but don't really expect to sleep much , the canal may look picturesque but the boats etc start at dawn. The new rooms are big and spacious but not much consideration to noise...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very easy to spend hours on the upstairs balcony, watching the house boats go by! The rooms have a period charm. A highlight of our stay was to hire a shikara for a few hours each morning, heading out before sunrise on the waterways. Jeswin and his family are good hosts and provide a pleasant breakfast in the...

Thank fineline52
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The Malayalam Resort is beautifully situated at one of the backwater canals. The staff is very friendly, kind and very helpful, especially Jose helped us where he could. They can also arrange smaller and bigger trips to the backwaters by canoe, smaller boats or big houseboats at short notice. We had one of the upper rooms and were fully satisfied...

Thank Asenbaum
jeswin1991, Owner at Malayalam Lake Resort Homestay, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your valuable comment. It would be the great appreciation. See you on your next Indian holidays. Great regards Best, Team Malayalam

Holsbeek, Belgium
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Malayalam Homestay is located a little out of town (but tuktuks and a small ferry are available at short distance) in an absolute wonderful setting, at the waterfront. Looking over the backwaters with a huge glass of pineapple juice, you can watch the boats pass by (only in the early morning when they all leave Allepey, it can get a...

Thank Gerda P
Hull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

fantastic tucked away hotel on the river front room was excellent the views breath-taking the family run hotel is friendly and couldn't do enough for us also check out the house boats well worth it for a trip and night definitely will be re booking

Thank Craig M
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Malayalam Lake Resort is a simple, no frills home stay on the back waters near the Nehru Trophy Race Starting Point so if you were expecting a luxurious hotel, you will certainly not like this. However, it is perfect for a quite, lazy, do-nothing sort of holiday. The best part of the place is undoubtedly the location. I and my...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I went with a group of 3 other girls to explore Alleppey. From the outside, the hotel looks great. The staff are excellent and very very nice. However, we had an absolutely awful experience in our rooms. It may be because it was during off-season, we're not sure why. We arrived late in the evening and didn't enter into our...

Thank nicola g
jeswin1991, Owner at Malayalam Lake Resort Homestay, responded to this review

We are extremely sorry for the bad experience you had with us. We will look forward that this will never ever happen again. This was an odd and unfortunate incident happened with our esteemed customers. As it is a rainy season here, it slipped our watchful eyes and we give you our sincere apologies. Thank you for your valuable review.

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This homestay has a simple standard, but is a small and incredibly charming place down by the water's edge by the channel out to the lake. The atmosphere and the beautiful place must be experienced. Here we sit in peace under the shady trees or on the porch under roof fans and watching boats and canoes gliding past. The standard...

1Thank espen e
Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Everything here is simple but amazing . The owner said it about 250 years that the building is belong to their family and it is family run guest host. The view is fantastic right nearby lake and you can see houseboat pass upfront of guest host. The staffs are so kind and helpful and do everything to make your trip...

1Thank Sara B

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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This is a place with best lake front location in Alleppey, best sleep quality, best in class rooms with wood and bamboo, excellent service with calm and quiet atmosphere...!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Malayalam Lake Resort Homestay

Address: Near Nehru Trophy Snake Boat Race Starting Point | Punnamada Road, East of Tottathodu Bridge, Punnamada, Alappuzha 688006, India
Region: India > Kerala > Alappuzha
Price Range: $21 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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Malayalam Lake Resort Homestay Hotel Alappuzha
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“Nice view from the front room, I liked bamboo hut very much.”
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 of 5 bubbles ushaaryaldahal, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top rooms are definitely quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Reb_N_13, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“loved the upstairs balcony rooms”
 of 5 bubbles fineline52, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great location”
 of 5 bubbles CraigM349, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Privacy wise, the rooms on the first floor will certainly be better but the rooms on the ground floor let you be closer to the backwater.”
 of 5 bubbles WanderfulWeekendz, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
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