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The World Backwaters

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Pool & Beach (67)
THE WORLD BACKWATERS (formerly know as Ilona Lake resort) a 4 star Resort in West Kumarakam, Nestled amidst this scenic landscape of 'God's Own Country' and on the banks of Lake Vembanad, is the perfect getaway for every weary traveler. The resort renders you an unparalleled view of the seemingly boundless Vembanadu Lake with a panoramic spotting of a beautiful island called Pathiramanal. The resort is tucked right into the soul of a real village in Kerala called Kannankara; away from the hustle-bustle of the City, but yet close and accessible to all functional comforts and luxury of a classy resort. Local attractions include Thanneermokkom Bund, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary,Pathiramanal in Vembnadnad Lake, Alleppey beach,Alleppey, musuem, Ambalapuzha sri krishna temple,Marari Beach, Vaikom Mahadeva Temple and Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple services and facilities :Multi cuisine Restaurant|| Banquet /Conference hall || Board room || Lake side Swimming Pool || Lake side garden || Fish pond || water Stream || Gym || Ayurveda Treatment center || Gift shop || Free parking ||24 hrs Front desk || Daily Housekeeping in room || Round the clock security service || Kids play area || Travel Desk || Soft bar in room || Wi Fi || Backwater cruise || Paddle boat|| Cycling ||
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Lagoon View
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Nice property - pretty. However, the rooms need some more maintenance. We had an attached pool, where the circulation was switched off for a long time. The worst is the restaurant service. They take ages to serve your order, even if you order in advance. This happened twice in
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The first impression of the property looks nice for the ambience. But very poorly maintained to the extent of having non working AC and fan in the provided room. The in house restaurant is not equipped with man power to handle even the minimum guests. Even the buffet breakfast
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Such a great place.. an absolute divine destination with the most authentic keralite experience one could hope for. Best in hospitality and food too. definitely a stay that will not be forgotten for all the right reasons. Go for it..
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Super stay and nice lake view and a wonderful place to hangout with the family and friendsVery nice resort with good rooms and specially the pool villas are superb and well maintained with very good privicy and the food is very good specialy the south indian type and also have
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Very nice place excellent lake view calm quite place friendly staffs nice management affordable prices neat and clean reastaurnt good room service private poolvilla so nice fish curry meals very nice very good place.
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Lake View Cottage
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Only backwater nothing else. 2 hour for backwater is maximum time.
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Will not suggest to any one. Very unprofessional staff,Rooms are very stinky. I ask them for thanddori roti in the restaurant then they replied sorry sir now days we dan't have TANDOOR in our restaurant. Total waste of money.
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Dear Sir, Few rooms having private pool (Executive villa with private pool-4 nos & Presidential suite with private pool - 2 nos ) common swimming pool also available in our resort. Thanks & Regards AswathyNair
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Dear Sir, Thanks for your interest in our property, we are able to arrange day cruise by Deluxe house boat on 3rd Jan , Rs.13600/- for 04hrs cruise by house boat with lunch and tea snacks for 4 pax . day cruise timing 1 pm to 5 pm only (A/c not available , Only fan will be available by cruise time ) Kindly contact us for House Boat booking confirmation Mob-9496006603
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"Avoid this hotel"
"The rooms on first floor offer good view of lake ."
"stream villa with bath tub"
"Do not expect good king of services from them."
"The Hotel does not serve liquor and is not permitted at the pool or restaurant. Please get your own booze."
US$67 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Ilona Lake Resort
IndiaKeralaAlappuzha DistrictAlappuzha
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