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Milton Keynes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We upgraded on arrival and spent two nights in a lakeside cottage which was lovely and we were told that we would have to change to the original room we booked for the last night as our room had been previously booked, our original room was just behind the lakeside cottages. However when we moved room we were told that...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were very happy that we chose this location. We got lake side facing 2 adjacent rooms ideal for family of 4. Bang on the Kumarrakom lake. So if you are looking for basic clean rooms with very friendly and helpful staff this is the place. They arrange boat rides too else you could drive down to the boat jetty...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We came to this place because our original homestay isn't as expected. Accommodation is in bungalows by a lakeside and the seating is really nice. The rooms are basic but comfortable and the staff are pleasant and helpful. Food is also decent, freshly cooked and tasty

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Great view, clean rooms, tasty food.. just get a fishing rod, ur favourite playlist and you wont want to leave this place! Food is prepared only on order.. staff is very nice.. passion fruit and sugar was a great add on.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We paid for 2 Basic AC rooms and they are basic but functional. They are also away from the lakeside view, in fact they are at the back of the complex. The AC in my room had no control unit and although we asked for one a few times we never got one so we used the one in my...

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

This was a pretty important part of our tour and it was also the cheapest accommodation we booked so I had some concerns because it really had to work for us. And it did. The accommodation is a bit basic but perfectly OK, the food is better than OK and the evening meal we had there was actually better than...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel is situated right on the banks of the lake with beautiful views from the cottages on the lakeside. The rooms are small but clean. There was no hot water to shower in the morning and the staff often turn off the power to the AC to save electricity. The hotel staff are rude and hung up on our...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Location of hotel is excellent but service is moderate. Hot water availability is there. Choose this hotel if you are looking for budget hotel. This is the only budget hotel available with great location.

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delhi
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed one night in the lake facing cottage, it was nice and peaceful resort simple and food cooked in the resort was good....but we had to order atleast two hours in advance. The place is clean and serene...

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed in this place for a night. We had booked the lake facing cottage. The property is just mind blowing. Lake view with cool breeze all times. The hospitality is also nothing less than a 5 star. Very tasty food at reasonable rates. Very cooperative staff. Must try the dal tadka there. Lip smacking. It is the only cottage...

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Additional Information about Illikkalam Lakeside Cottages

Address: banks of the Vembanad Lake | Kumarakom,Kerala state, Kumarakom 686563, India (Formerly Illikkalam Lake Resort)
Region: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range: $26 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Illikkalam Lakeside Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Illikkalam Lake Hotel Kumarakom
Illikkalam Lakeside Cottages Kumarakom, Kerala
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Kumarakom
#8 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
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“Lakeside only”
 of 5 bubbles MrsOE, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go in for the Lake facing rooms....”
 of 5 bubbles nairajitn, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try and get a bungalow near the lake but it's that important although for Europeans air conditioning is.”
 of 5 bubbles A9189XJmikew, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose lake side cottages”
 of 5 bubbles arunkiranpatro, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front facing”
 of 5 bubbles Shruti_Poki, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
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