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Ashtamudi Villas

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 18 February 2016

The location is ideal, in a green garden right on the lake, with swinging hammocks and plenty of shade. The six rooms are spacious and luminous, different from each other, clean and with really comfortable beds. There were pots of flowers in the bathroom, an abundance of hot water...but the best thing is how welcoming and nice everyone was, from...

Thank fabriziabal
Kaarst, Germany
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Very nice Stay, with very nice People in a wonderfull Place. Joseph does everything to satisfy you. You can do very nice Trips to the nearby Island. Highliy Recomended is the small Boat-Trip on Mangoo-Island.

1Thank Bernhard4711
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This is a small and simple, 6 room property that sits right on the Ashtamudi lake . The place has a certain rustic charm and comes with a lovely view of the lake. Although there is not much space to walk around the property, there are lots of trees and there are hammocks strewn about and also benches facing the...

Thank NaliniM
Paris, France
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Wonderfull peacefull place... sorry we could stay only a night. Impossible to find a place of this quality in Kollam. Thank you for your help and guidance to see the festival with the elephants. I hope to come back with more time.

Thank rafaelgray1
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Great choice. Clean and relaxing. Joseph, the owner, can arrange anything for you. He work with a TuTuk (that how he named his rickshaw..)driver named Francis, a unique character, very positive and knowledgeable, that every ride with him, is a pleasure. Very much recommend.

Thank ilaan A
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

A very peaceful spot with a large riverside garden to relax in hammocks. Or alternatively sit at the table on your room's patio (facing the garden and river)! This is a nice way to enjoy breakfast. Our room was very large and nice. There's a big library of books and the wifi is decent. The staff are fantastic and did...

Thank engrob84
Reviewed 6 February 2016

The Villas has one freestanding villa at the end of the small premises which gives you good privacy. On our little terras we also had breakfast, which was nice and yummy (Kerala pancakes!). Very friendly staff, with Joseph giving good tips and Vishnu providing our punted boat trip on Munroe Island. But it was Francis Bosco, the Villas’ tuktuk driver...

Thank MarcLikes
Swanage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed her for 3 nights. We were lucky as a tuktuk driver brought us here. We were worried that it would be a rip of. We could not be further from the truth. Lovely relaxing grounds with beautiful views across the lake/river. The rooms are lovely too. Would highly recemmend!!

Thank ShirleyR1234
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Ashtamudi villas is a wonderfull place to stay. The comfortable cottages on the lake are homey and peacefull. The staff is very accommodating and friendly. Especially Joseph, who runs the place, is a great help. He will get anything arranged. Houseboats, festivals, visits, drivers, anything! The food is also nice. Keralan or continental breakfast, nice lunch and dinner. Also: if...

Thank kimverduijn
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Amazing location out on the beautiful Ashtamudi lake. Delicious food, fantastic host and a fabulous community of other travellers to sit, eat and chat with. A trip to a local Hindu Festival complete with decorated elephants was definitely a highlight. Thanks for everything Joseph! A few tips for your stay: Joseph organised A TukTuk to pick us up from Varkala;...

Thank Tobychuu

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amidst Kerala's peaceful backwaters and overlooking Ashtamudi Lake is Ashtamudi Villas, your private retreat in Kollam, offering a unique opportunity to enjoy the tranquility of Keralan life. Accommodation: Situated in their own private gardens, each lakeside villas boasts double bed and modern bathroom facilities. Our brand new villas employ the latest in eco-friendly technology, setting innovative new standards in sustainable tourism. During your stay with us, simply take time to relax in Ashtamudi's tranquil surroundings. Enjoy a book from our well-stocked library or take time to sample the delights of Kerala cuisine. Furthermore, canoe-boat and house-boat tours can be arranged from your own private jetty in the grounds. Location and Access: Ashtamudi Villas is located just five minutes drive from Kollam, near Thevally Bridge. Alternatively guests may arrive via house-boat running between Kollam and Alleppey. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashtamudi Villas

Address: Thevally, Mathilil . Po | Near Nambarath Junction, Kollam 691601, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kollam District > Kollam
Price Range: $30 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Most rooms have view of lake, rooms generally seemed good.”
rosalan, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All are great and have comparable views of the waterfront.”
702mr, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“As far as I am aware, they are all good and I think a choice of air-con.”
janey372, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The big room third along from the entrance gate is the nicest.”
debbiking, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“the furthest from the entrance was very quiet”
ChrisP356, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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