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“Safe and Economical Boat Trip”
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Houseboat -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Kumarakom, Kottayam District, Kerala

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Very good - based on 121 reviews
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shivasank...
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Safe and Economical Boat Trip”
Reviewed 28 November 2016 for a stay in July 2016

I booked Amrutham House Boat based on Trip Advisor Review for 1 Night stay with my family. I called them up one day before booking process and competitive price was very reasonable. Reservation desk was so helpful to make the booking procedures so easy.
House boat check in was smooth and staff was really helpful who prepared best food always. My whole journey was so good and safe with my family as we all are so happy about the trip.

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Kitchen & utensils Bathroom cleanliness
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Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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sancharit...
Bengaluru, India
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
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“Truly Amazing experience”
Reviewed 10 November 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We wanted to go on a holiday with our extended family, three couples and two children. After some internet research, zeroed in on Amrutham Houseboats... The booking experience was smooth and the person who responded to our booking took extra care to make sure that all our preferences were noted. Was surprised to receive a call on the previous night to check if somebody in our group would like to have ''normal rice" and not "kerala rice". The reception was nice, but the boat was not ready, so we had to wait a bit, but from the moment we boarded, the courteous staff made sure that our stay was extremely enjoyable. The lunch was excellent, a typical Kerala lunch with Karimeen (Pearl Spot) fry. We bought a few lobsters and prawns on the way, which they prepared for our late evening snack. Apart from these, the welcome drink, the early evening snack, chapathi/rice with chicken and other veg dishes for dinner and the breakfast of idlis the next day were all superb... tasty and abundant. We had rented a three bedroom houseboat with an upper deck. The upper deck was excellent with sofas with a great view of the lakes and the surrounding landscape. We also did some fishing and played cards. TV with cable connection was also there. The staff made sure that all our requests were met and were always ready to help out. The rooms were nice, with attached bathrooms. Apart from a few glitches with electricity and water which they tried their best to repair, the stay was an absolutely pleasurable experience.

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Liked best: The upper deck and food
Liked least: Sme electrical and water problems
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Management Response
21 Feb 2017
Dear Madam,

Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!

Thanks for the feedback. Its nice to hear that you could enjoy the Houseboat Trip with us.
Please keep in touch; See You Again Soon,
Team Amrutham Houseboats
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Vishnuraj...
1 review
“Remarkable houseboat experience”
Reviewed 1 November 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Good customer service and food in boat. Houseboat had 2 room with a big front area where we 35 members travelled together.

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Management Response
1 Nov 2016
Dear Vishnuraj Sir,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the feedback. Its our pleasure to serve great people like you. Please keep in touch.
See You Again Soon,
Team Amrutham
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Sheena A
1 review
“Smooth journey in House Boat”
Reviewed 1 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We have done a smooth journey in House Boat at Kumarakom Lake. Lake is so beautiful and boat taken us to small narrow canals too. Would like to express the special gratitude to kitchen staff for the most tasty lunch served.

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Liked best: Lunch
Travelling group: Teenagers
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Management Response
1 Nov 2016
Dear Sheena Madam,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the feedback. Its our pleasure to serve great people like you. Please keep in touch.
See You Again Soon,
Team Amrutham
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Mohammadi...
1 review
“Good Food and service”
Reviewed 27 October 2016 for a stay in June 2016

My family traveled in a good boat for 5 hours in day time. They prepared tasty food at lunch and evening. Chicken biriyani, grill fish and prawns indian masala was so good. We will come next year for the same trip;

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
1 Nov 2016
Dear Sir,
Greetings from AMRUTHAM HOUSEBOATS..!!
Thanks for the feedback. Its our pleasure to serve great people like you. Please keep in touch.
See You Again Soon,
Team Amrutham
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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