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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a trip along the kochi backwaters. It was one of the best expresses of our Kerala trip. Their boat was very comfortable. I would recommend that you should take a backwaters trip in the waters of kochi since it’s not as crowded as...More

Thank Dobby95
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The place is by the backwaters, so really peaceful. Rooms are nice, comfortable and clean. Breakfast is incl. the the price and you can order lunch and or dinner for an extra cost. The food is excellent, cooked by the lady of the house. They...More

1  Thank Eva J
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We spend 3 days as a family of 2 adults and 3 children and we stayed on the 2 bedrooms houseboat. All of us really enjoyed the facilities offered at Bens Homestay. From airport pick up until airport drop off, Ben took great care of...More

1  Thank Maemat
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed with my friends. Good quiet area.beautiful lake. Nice room. Food was amazing. Traditional mouthwatering dishes. We were been well taken care off. I will visit more if get an opportunity and time. I will recommend to anyone.

Thank midhun s
Reviewed 4 September 2017

It's definitely been the best place we stayed in our travelling across India! We slept in the bungalow, a traditional Kerala house with a fan, A/C and wi-fi in a tropical garden in front of backwaters. We really enjoyed relaxing on the threshold, staring at...More

Thank Fabio C
Response from Benny X, Owner at Bens HomestayResponded 6 September 2017

Thanks Fabio for your excellent review. You and Leila were our best friends..hope we will meet soon in near future. Ben n family

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$48 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$48 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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