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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 31 May 2015

In the most picturesque location is this beautiful resort that is a feast to the eyes. Had a short yet relaxing time there with family. So if you're at kumarakom just head to Backwater Ripples Resort. The ultimate place for nature-lovers to soak in all that beauty.

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6Thank MJlovestotravel
Backwaterripplesbwr, Guest Relations Manager at Backwater Ripples, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for opting to stay with us on your recent visit to Kumarakom and reviewing our resort. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed the ambiance, and other services. Your good words will be a great motivation for all of us in Backwater Ripples Kumarakom and indeed gives us great pleasure to note...

Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

The hotel has individual cottages with good amenities. The staff was very friendly. We got a free 1 hour houseboat ride in the backwaters. The food was very nice. Very well maintained property. I would recommend anyone.

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Backwaterripplesbwr, Guest Relations Manager at Backwater Ripples, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for opting to stay with us on your recent visit to Kumarakom and reviewing our resort. We are delighted to know that you have enjoyed the ambiance, and other services. We are truly humbled by your 5/5 for our resort. Thank you very much indeed.It gives us immense pleasure to note that you loved...

Matlock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed here at the end of our trip from visiting different regions in South India. The rooms were clean and comfortable, loved the shower experience- kind of outside but not! The pool was lovely. We took a house boat ride- thank you for organising this... wow wow wow! We were treated like royalty, the food was just amazing, so...

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Backwaterripplesbwr, Guest Relations Manager at Backwater Ripples, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for opting to stay with us on your recent visit to Kumarakom and your write up on Trip Advisor. It’s indeed a pleasure to note that you loved our resort and had an excellent vacation experience. Your good words and rating will definitely motivational for all of us in Backwater Ripples Kumarakom. Looking forward...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Well its was our honeymoon, thank god i went to this wonderful place filled with wonderful staff..food was good, ambiance was good, ppl were good, rooms are good. and safety at its best. if you were planing to stay here you should try Ayurveda spa it was soooooo good.. food are little bit expensive but it was worth when it...

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Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

My family to kerala trip as a part one night stay in Backwater Ripples.Its too worthy for everything.Check in itself astonished with Harathi a warm welcome.Front office manager Gladwin too cool made us to relax.Facilities are too good to avail.They specially prepared a cake on order with in 4 hrs of time without regrets.Had a relaxation in pool,spa,Kids play area,Garden...

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 9 May 2015

A four star resort that provides you the best in every detail and drives you get swayed off by the enchantment of the beautiful lake. You would be literally rippled out into the beauty and exuberance of the lake. The rooms, balconies, and even the wash rooms are worth mentioning. They have swimming pools, soothing relaxation spots within the compound...

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Kottayam, India
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Backwater ripples brings a array if world class cuisines that is mouth watering to everyone. They are the best in KOTTAYAM for hosting weddings and receptions. The rooms and ambience are also nice. The food makes this place a par above the rest in KOTTAYAM. So be here for the wonderful eateries and a simple stay

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 May 2015

I stayed with my one wife and 2 kids. Check in was smooth. I was given a choice to look at the room before checking in. I was given the back water view room close to the swimming pool. It was excellent in terms of access to swimming pool and a relaxing evening in front of the water. They have...

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6Thank AjwadMalik
Reviewed 25 April 2015

We've had a pleasant stay at Backwater Ripples. The resort looks amazing. Marvelous place for a serene relaxation n leisure .The weather was also nice up there. . The views are spectacular the sunsets are ones you see in movies... Plenty of kindness and friendly people, beautiful and relaxed environment, tasty food, and much more... I would highly recommend.Very good...

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 April 2015

What a fantastic resort...spent almost 4 days at this venue and can't praise it enough. The staff were extremely accommodating and would always be willing to help. This is a fantastic resort that is quiet and peaceful. The resort is in great location. Rooms are spacious and functional. Felt so relaxing with spa and swimming pool. A great resort that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backwater Ripples offers 34 luxury independent cottages in a variety of styles to cater various requirements. The accommodation is spacious, private and superbly appointed with state of the art designer amenities and personalized services. The resort has wide range of facilities to make sure a comfort and memorable stay in our resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backwater Ripples

Address: Kumarakom PO, Kumarakom 686563, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kumarakom
Price Range: €100 - €162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Backwater Ripples 4*
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Backwater Ripples Hotel Kumarakom
Backwater Ripples Hotel Kottayam
Backwater Ripples Kottayam
Backwater Ripples Kumarakom, Kerala
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Kumarakom
#6 Spa Hotel in Kumarakom
#7 Family Hotel in Kumarakom
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