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Alappuzha Homestays

Vembanad House Homestay

Vembanad House Homestay

A really charming heritage house with 800 meter of waterfront along the Vembanad lake. This ancestral house traces its history back over 8 decades. Excellent traditional Kerala food. 

Mankotta House

Mankotta House

Mankotta House is a charming heritage homestay ideally located at Harippad in Alleppey. Mankotta House provides scenic views of the river Pamba and the paddy fields. Mankotta House sets the backdrop to savour the traditional Kerala way of life.

Emerald Isle

Emerald Isle

Emerald Isle is located amidst beautiful waterways and backwaters of the Kuttanad Region of Alappuzha in Central Kerala. It is an ancestral Country House set in 7 acres of secluded grounds.

Pooppally Heritage Home

Pooppally Heritage Home

Poopally, a heritage homestay located at Alappuzha, Kerala with its fantastic ancient architecture is more than a century old. 

Olavipe

Olavipe

Set amidst the lush tropical greenery of Olavipe Island, the Parayil Home 'Thekkanatt' is one of five Heritage Homes belonging to the 'Parayil Tharakans'. This century-old mansion is located on a forty-acre organic farm on the banks of the Kaithappuzha Backwater, the national waterway between Cochin and Alleppey. The old mansion built in the traditional Kerala style has been the private home of the family for more than a century.

Ayanat House

Ayanat House

Ayanat House is set in a picturesque village of Thykattusserry on the banks of the Kaithappuzha river, a tributary of the great Vembanad lake. Situated away from the hustle-bustle of city life, Ayanat House is the home of Parayil Tharakans one of the oldest Syrian Christian families in Kerala. 

Arakal Heritage

Arakal Heritage

Arakal Heritage is a beach resort cut out for the price-consious traveller. Set amongst shady palm trees, this resort located at the famous Alappuzha town features comfortable cottages and cozy rooms.

Motty's Home Stay

Motty's Home Stay

You have the opportunity to visit and stay with the host in a traditional old boutique home in a quiet locality of Alleppey town.

Anamika - The Villa Home

Anamika - The Villa Home

Anamika is a century old Syrian Christian ancestral family home that has been lovingly furnished and converted into a heritage home. Its a curious mixture of quaint local styles added to the Dutch architecture. Set in landscaped gardens and serene surroundings, Anamika offers a splendid setting for your stay in the Venice of the East- Alappuzha.

Mullackal Homestay

Mullackal Homestay


Located at Alappuzha, which is famous for its backwaters, Mullackal Homestay is good for a budget stay. Constructed in teak wood, the resort is conceived and designed in ethnic Kerala style to evoke the traditional charm of Kerala.

Poonilavu House

Poonilavu House

Poonilavu House is a beautiful self catering house situated on the shores of the backwaters of Kerala. Fondly referred to as the 'Venice of the East', holidaying in Alappuzha is a refreshing opportunity in itself. Add to it the charms of this house and you will have a wonderful vacation. Run by a Scottish lady, Leona who has extensive experience in the business, Poonilavu House has many features to reward you with a befitting holiday.

Pamba Heritage Villa

Pamba Heritage Villa

Pamba Heritage Villa is where the ancestral charm of the ancient structures marry the swanky modern day comforts. Located at the banks of the river Periyar, the third longest in Kerala, this old wooden mansion was originally built around 109 years ago. 

Akkarakalam Memoirs

Akkarakalam Memoirs

An ancient two-storied house constructed with wood and bricks and is still maintained in memory of the golden era of this Ancient Syrian Christian family. It is now proudly presented to the world as an icon of age-old tradition and trust.

Anthraper Gardens Homestay

Anthraper Gardens Homestay

Anthraper Gardens is an old charming heritage home stay at the water front. It offers you the experience of elegant traditional living in an atmosphere of age old charm. The home is surrounded by water on three sides with a private boat jetty and a sprawling garden. The home stay building is 75 years old and well maintained in a 2 acre plot surrounded by backwaters on three sides. A veranda runs around the building with a view of the backwaters. The property is well landscaped with 6000sq ft of lawn, varieties of fruit trees and coconut palms.

Ananda Beach Home

Ananda Beach Home

Located on the coasts of the Marari beach at Alappuzha,  this beach side boutique hotel of Ananda beach home offers a unique holiday experience. Enjoy a quiet holiday by the sea at this resort, where there is nothing between you and nature!

Homestays in Alappuzha

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Alappuzha or Aleppey also know as the ‘Venice of the East’ is situated on the Arabian Sea between Ernakulam and Kollam.

The place is rich in scenic beauty and natural splendour. Alappuzha is the water locked district of Kerala, with its backwaters flowing calmly between the palm trees, making the place one of the best tourist destinations in Gods Own Country. The town is also known for the famous Nehru Trophy Boat Race held every year in August.

Experience real Kerala with all its cultural and traditional flavour, blend with the hospitality and homely ambiance with these Homestays below:-

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