Location: Located on the eastern bank of the Vembanad Lake, this colonial property is close to Thazhathangady Juma Masjid (13 km
Location: Located on the eastern bank of the Vembanad Lake, this colonial property is close to Thazhathangady Juma Masjid (13 km) and Pathiramanal Island Bird Sanctuary (500 m by water, 17 km by road). The nearest airport is Kochi International Airport (approx. 75 km), which is a 2-hour drive away. The nearest railway station is Kottayam Railway Station (16 km). The main bungalow, built 150 years ago, is often called the little jewel of Kumarakom.
Room amenities: The 28 rooms include stylish cottages and villas for a relaxing vacation. Superior Charm rooms come with retro-designed bathrooms with bathtub. Superior Charm pool facing rooms have high ceilings and wooden floors. Deluxe Allure villas have an open-air garden shower and a glass door opening out to a balcony with a chaise lounge. The luxurious Premium Temptation villa by the poolside has a private sit-out area, pool with Jacuzzi, open-air garden shower, coir swing and a chaise lounge.
All rooms have 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels, free Wi-Fi, minibar, coffee maker, in-room safe, and a work desk. Bathrooms have basic toiletries, dental kit and amenities from Forest Essentials made of natural ingredients. Housekeeping is done twice a day. Shoe cleaning and iron/ ironing board facilities are available.
Hotel Facilities: Owing to its proximity to the lake, guests can enjoy a ride on rowboats, pedal boats, and fishing activities. Other experiences include pottery classes, rabbit and goose enclosure, and Ayurveda Spa.The hotel is wheelchair accessible. The multilingual staff arranges travel, tours and car rentals, babysitting services and a doctor. The hotel also organises weddings. Lighting of diyas and a cultural performance takes place every evening.
Dining: The Currymeen restaurant serves fresh seafood. Easy has a cocktail bar that serves continental cuisine. Enjoy local specialties and a majestic view of the lagoon at all day multi-cuisine restaurant Open that has outdoor dining.
Note: In view of the recent judgement by The Supreme Court of India on ban of sale of liquor along national and state highways, alcohol will not be served at restaurants or outlets in the hotel.