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Nelpura Heritage Homestay

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Reviewed 15 March 2015

We stayed at Nelpura for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the utter relaxation it provided. The room was beautiful and well air conditioned. The surrounding area was very pretty and offered a lovely extension on the backwaters to the houseboat we had stayed on for...More

2  Thank StonefamilyDorset
Reviewed 12 March 2015

We have been a group of 6 people who stayed for two days at a very nice family´s house. The food has been delicious and the family was very open-hearted. They took us into the village and explained us the interesting lifestyle of the inhabitants....More

4  Thank Mariusz B
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

Reached rather romantically by canoe from across the river and along a narrow canal, although this is described as a homestay you actually stay in a traditional dark wood Keralan  bungalow which has been rebuilt in the grounds of the owners' house. It has three...More

Thank Severine-mp76
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Our host Mr. Chacko came personally to receive us in a canoe at 6am, just one of the many gestures that made us feel very welcome in this wonderful homestay in the backwaters. The guest rooms are clean and comfortable. Great heritage ambience as well...More

1  Thank dxbpinto
Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights and although it was out of our normal backpacker budget it was much better value than a houseboat and we had a glowing recommendation from another traveller. Even the boat to the homestay was great; down little waterways you might not...More

Thank Hannah M
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US$108 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$108 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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