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    The World Backwaters

    Kannankara Post | Thanneermukkam, West Kumarakam, Alappuzha 688 527, India
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    • Excellent44%
    • Very good35%
    • Average13%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    1 - 5 of 327 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Our family of ten celebrated annual get-together at the resort as a day package which included use of the facilities and a sumptuous buffet lunch. We were delighted to be received at the resort the traditional Indian way with a welcome drink. Lost no time...More

    Thank 0703Vas63
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My wife and I stayed at this property for a night on the 28th of December. We had a good stay, details given below. Check-In: The check-in process was smooth. The front desk staff managed the check-in process well and had a person escort us...More

    Thank Sanjiv S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Had taken the presidential suite with attached pool for 2 nights, the rooms were nice with all the basic amenities. Missing the minibar refrigerator, paper rolls(provided on request) etc. The attached pool was decent size, we had a problem with the cleanliness of the water...More

    Thank Raviriti
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Very nice calm place to have pleasant stay. The resort has nice swimming pool. Resort is so close to the lake and majority of the rooms are having view towards the lake.The rooms were spacious. Service no doubt amazing. Food preparation & quality will meet...More

    Thank Parag S
    Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

    If you are looking for a boat which is constant and not floating through the lake...This is the place..Resort is so close to the lake and majority of the rooms are having view towards the lake..Seafood varieties in the lake view restaurant captures your mind...More

    Thank Tominjacob92
    Response from Worldbackwaters, Manager at The World BackwatersResponded 27 November 2017

    Dear Sir, Thank you for choosing our Resort and taking the time to give us your feedback. We are very much pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and also our services met your expectations. We look forward to welcome you back and seeing...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Alappuzha
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Alappuzha
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Kerala >
    • Alappuzha District >
    • Alappuzha
    • Also Known As
    • The World Backwaters Kerala/Alappuzha, India
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    adarssh s
    6 January 2018|
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    Response from Worldbackwaters | Property representative |
    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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    ankurmalik83
    1 November 2017|
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    Response from Worldbackwaters | Property representative |
    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... More
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    6 February 2017|
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    Response from brahmagadipudi | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the private pool has walls all around. However the pool is not so clean and not maintained well. Partly it is because of surrounding trees, there are lot of leaves etc in the pool.
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    "The Hotel does not serve liquor and is not permitted at the pool or restaurant. Please get your own booze."
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    "Check the location of the rooms, the presidential suite did not have any view."
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    "Rooms overlooking the lake are Good.."
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    "Lake facing rooms are a treat in mornings. But ensure hot water in bathroom."
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