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Nelpura Heritage Homestay

120 reviews
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  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nelpura Homestay was the halfway mark of our Kerala experience and the ideal location to relax in its lush green gardens. We were welcomed by manager, Mangela, who proved to be a hospitable and efficient part of this beautiful homestay. We arrived by a motor...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After 2 days on a houseboat we stayed at this gorgeous place nestled within a small village. We loved the architecture of the wooden house which was brought from a different place to be reassembled on the owners property. Lovely garden to relax and chill...More

Thank Roman J
Reviewed 10 December 2017

You travel to this homestay via motor canoe which was much more fun than the Backwater Cruise. Motoring along the narrow canal was just wonderful. The homestay is right on the canal - the family - a professional couple (academics) have a larger, separate house...More

Thank Henry_D42
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Our one-night stay in Nelpura was a bit special. Arriving in the afternoon, we were transported across a wide backwater by Joe in his long canoe and along a narrow canal to the beautiful Nelpura Heritage Homestay. Joe then took us on an unforgettable two...More

Thank AndyPollak
Reviewed 16 November 2017

A beautiful homestay in the backwaters, we highly recommend this property. Beautiful gardens with wild orchids, lots of wildlife, lovely food and brilliant staff and lovely owners. Everyone is so friendly. Close to local villages and schools and the canoe trip is not to be...More

Thank Malcolm F
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Breakfast included
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US$110 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$110 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"try to get one of the three rooms in the old wooden building"
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"both rooms are the same"
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"The corner units have more windows and are a bit brighter in consideration of the beautiful, but dark teak..."
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"The middle room has a very high threshold step so be aware!"
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