Vembanad Bungalow
Kumarakom, Alleppey, Kerala.
Vembanad Bungalow is an exotic haven of tranquility in the beautiful creek of Kumarakam Lake. Spread across 2 acres, the ambience here is typically Keralite and facilitated with every modern convenience.The main speciality of our bungalow is a private lake frontage of 150 metres and the property is situated in a palantation with papaya,jack fruits,mangoes,arakanut,coconut,pepper,papaya,lemons etc.

The breath taking landscape with lush and verdant coconut palm and farms provide an idyllic milieu for physical and spiritual rejuvenation. The only thing the setting lacks is the din and dust of metro cities.The main speciality is tha you can enjopy your stay in the caring of a Kerala family but not affecting your privacy.The property houses a 150 year old heritage house

With two independent A/c bed rooms, exotic bathrooms, dining rooms, living rooms, complete with a verandah, a private sit out facing the Vemband lake and pathiramanal Island and an enchanting view of the Vembanad Lake creates a wondrous and magical mood.

An array of ethnic delicacies like Kerala sadya, Malabar fish curry, karimeen pollichathu, Kuttanadu duck curry- appam provide a unique dining experience.

The Beckoning Backwaters
The uniqueness of the Geography of Kerala lies in its intricate network of lakes, lagoons, rivers, and canals spread over 1500 kms. Kerala’s land and water share an extraordinary kinship with each other. The economy of the state and the life of its people is closely bound with water. An unhurried backwater cruise in traditional houseboats, country boats and staying in traditional houses (home stay) is the best way to discover the real Kerala and enjoy its exceptional scenic beauty.

Home Stay is Here to Stay
The concept of home stay is considered to be the best alternative to hotel accommodation in the hospitality industry. Home stay in Kerala is the Ist option to explore this beautiful land popularly called God's own country around the world. Home stay helps you come across land, people, culture and cuisine of any place in its pristine elements unlike hotel accommodation.

Services and facilities at a glance
Welcome Drink, Home stay available on AP/CP/MAP/EP plans, Laundry, Baby sitting, Hammocks, Swings, Internet connectivity, Cable TV, Washing machine, Living room, Verandah and sit out, Dining room, Doctor on call, Maniyara, a traditional room decorated with flowers, Lawn, Visit to the farm, Ayurvedic massage on request, Travel Desk, Night Fishing, Taxi Rentals, Cycling, Back water cruise on country Boats/motor boats/speed boats/, House boats, Ayurvedic treatment on request, Village safari, Fishing in the lake, Visit to ancient churches, temples, beaches and other places of interest, Visit to Bird Sanctuary, home to rare Migratory Birds, Visit to the Museum, Shopping for handicraft, watching sunrise- a highlight of the creek, Self cooking facility, Cooking sessions, Car parking facility.

Location: Kumarakom Back waters, Kerala, South India
Nearest Railway Station: Alleppey (18 km)( ½ and hour)
International Airport: Cochin(75km)(1.5 hours)
Temperature: Min 23 degree Celsius – 32 degree Celsius
Altitude: Sea level
Clothing: Light cottons and canvas foot wear
Monsoon: June – September

Kumarakam is a cluster of small islands on the Vembanad Lake and this small water world is a part of Kuttanad region. The bird sanctuary here which is spread across 4 acres is a favourite haunt of migratory birds and an ornithologist’s paradise. The best way to watch the birds of the Kumarakam sanctuary is a boat trip around the islands. Kumarakom an unbelievably beautiful paradise of mangrove forests, emerald green paddy fields and coconut groves, interpreted with enchanting water ways and canals adorned with white lilies- a picturesque world of back waters, thatched houseboats, cormorants, Chinese fishing nets and swaying palms, is an ideal get away. Boating and fishing facilities are available at Kumarakam. Holiday packages in the home stays are an out of this world experience at Kumarakam. Located on the southern coast of India, Kumarakam, enjoys a well balanced tropical climate. Every where, nature is at its best, in its perfumes of flowers, in the riot of colours of multihued birds, in the fresh succulent and beautiful fresh water fishes…

2009 - 2010 Tariff

From Sep 1st ’09 To Dec 19th’09 & Jan 11th ’10 To March 30th ‘10
Room A/C Lake Facing Rs.3500/- + Taxes
Deluxe A/C Garden Facing Rs.3000/- + Taxes
Non Airconditioner
Room Lake Facing Rs.3000/- + Taxes
Deluxe Garden Facing Rs.2500/- + Taxes

From Dec 20th ’09 To Jan 10th -10
Room A/C Lake Facing Rs.4400/- + Taxes
Deluxe A/C Garden Facing Rs.3900/- + Taxes
Non Airconditioner
Room Lake Facing Rs.3900/- + Taxes
Deluxe Garden Facing Rs.3400/- + Taxes
Terms & Conditions:-
Extra Bed / Triple Occupancy Rs. 600/- Cpai, Is Chargeable. All Confirmation Will Be Made By E-Mail / Fax And Confirmation On Availability Of Rooms Only. The Above Ac & Nac Rooms Plan In Cp Basis. Please Note That Final Room Requirements Will Be Advised 10 Days Prior To The Arrival Date.Ugust 7th And 8th . Cancellation Of The Rooms Before 48 & 24 Hrs Will Be Chargeable By 50% And 75% Respectively. Check In Time – 12 Pm And Check Out Time Is 11 A.M, . Rs.1000/- Extra Per Person On December 24th And December 31st And Rs.500/- Extra Per Person On August 7th And 8th. , Meal Rate Rs.250/- For Lunch And Dinner.

Tele : +91-11-41612107, 26823836. Mobile : 9810002772, 9910002772.