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    Xandari Riverscapes

    A.C. Road | Near Pallathurathy Bridge, Alappuzha 688003, India
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    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    We stayed two nights on the boat with a crew of three and a chef. It was fantastic to slowly cruise around the beautful Kerala backwaters. The chef prepared some amazingly delicious local food. I think we ate all their Masala Dosa though.. we stopped...More

    1  Thank Spoeckie
    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari RiverscapesResponded 25 April 2017

    Hello, It is exciting to read your memory of exploring the great backwaters. A trip to Kerala is incomplete without sailing through this wonderful water network. Apart from the luxurious stay and warm hospitality, we complement the enriching holiday with what we bring to your...More

    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    We had a one night cruise on a small Xandari rice barge booked exclusively for us. It was a fantastic experience and I would recommend it to anyone visiting Kerala or Southern India. The cruise left at lunch time and returned around 9:00am the next...More

    Thank hazza55
    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari RiverscapesResponded 25 April 2017

    Hello, Our cruise is designed to see travelers enjoy the luxury of peace and tranquility in a mind-bogging natural backdrop and pampered by our friendly Xandarians. On our cruise holidayers experience a culture untouched by time – Kerala backwaters is one among the top things...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    We were greeting by the very efficient staff at Xandari Riverscapes who gave us a guided brief of what to expect on our overnight stay on the houseboat. Our luggage was swiftly transported aboard so that we could begin our journey. Our houseboat was named...More

    Thank Mistry42
    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari RiverscapesResponded 25 April 2017

    Hi there, Spending time in the serene Kerala backwaters is one of the most beautiful and unique experiences that we know of. We are humbled to know that you had a wonderful time exploring the backwaters with Xandari Riverscapes; mesmerizing nature, freshly cooked native cuisine...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    Riverscapes provided an experience of the backwaters of Kerala; we enjoyed every minute of our time spent on the houseboat, thank you Xandari for making it a wonderful experience. We were upgraded to a three-bedroom beautiful houseboat with chef and the three-crew members on board,...More

    Thank KGlobeExplorer
    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari RiverscapesResponded 10 April 2017

    Hello there, Thank you so much for sharing your “Amazing Experience” with us! Backwater cruises are not to be missed when holidaying in Kerala – the experience is too good. The most striking aspect of Xandari Riverscapes holiday is the personalized experience that our fellow...More

    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    we had a short drive to the boat from the homestay– it was the most peaceful day , we sat on the boat at the front and watched the backwaters go by! We had 3 amazing staff all for us, our chef came out and...More

    Thank Char1386
    Response from GM_Xandari, Manager at Xandari RiverscapesResponded 6 April 2017

    Hi there, Backwater cruise is indeed a tranquil and relaxing experience and we are happy to know that our fellow Xandarians made it extra special for you. The canoe ride through the smaller water channels is a great way to witness life at the backwaters....More

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    saradurban
    30 December 2016|
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    Response from M_W_London_12 | Reviewed this property |
    All meals. Ask about halal as they are very obliging. No massage offered on our boat.
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    Ratna B
    19 June 2016|
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    Response from RM_Xandari | Property representative |
    Hi Ratna, Suki's answer was quite complete! An overnight booking includes lunch, dinner and breakfast, along with tea and snacks. With the canoe excursion in the smaller canals you enter a world largely left untouched by... More
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    "Prefer an exclusive houseboat and carry a mosquito repellent cream for evenings"
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    "Luxury boating."
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    "Shop around. The Xandari website caters for foreigners. Try a local Indian travel in Kochi. (National..."
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    "This is a boat so rooms a not very large but not very small either."
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