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Monteverde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our overnight stop before we went on a houseboat cruise. We were given a clean double room with en-suite bathroom on the first floor. From the verandah, we were able to watch the procession of houseboats on the backwaters as well as a stunning sunset. Mosquito nets are provided, and needed, and insect repellant coils are lit at...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel/homestay has the most beautiful rooms and wonderful hosts. The breakfast they make is great and you can eat at a table right by the water and watch the houseboats go by. Definitely have the pineapple juice- it is so fresh and delicious! We stayed two nights and it was very relaxing, sitting on our balcony reading and enjoying...

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Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 15 February 2017

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.

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Liverpool, England
Reviewed 20 January 2017

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 18 January 2017

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...

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Thank fineline52
Reviewed 17 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...

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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 31 October 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...

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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

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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 27 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...

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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.

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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: $23 - $39 (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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“Upstairs gave great views of the backwaters.”
 of 5 bubbles LuckyLuke110550, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“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
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