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Cosy Houseboats

Overview
Boat house -
9 Bedrooms , 9 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Alappuzha, Alappuzha District, Kerala
raditionally, the houseboat was called Kettuvallam, which means a boat made by tying together pieces of wood. Unbelievable as it may sound, not a single nail is used in the making of a Kettuvallam. Anjili tree (Botanical name: Artocarpus Hirsutus) are joined together with coir rope and then coated with black resin made from boiled cashew nut shells. The materials that go into the making are all local and Eco friendly bamboo poles, coconut fiber ropes, bamboo mats, coir carpets etc These traditional country boats were used as the mode of transport in the early times from the isolated interior villages to the towns. But these boat services have been laid off with the developments taken place in the transport services in the recent past. Today these giant 80-foot long crafts have been adapted into luxuriously furnished houseboats. A Kettuval... Read more
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About the Owner
Varghese X
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • En Suite Rooms (9)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(2)
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Secure Parking
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 9:00 AM
Passport or ID proof need for check in
Bathrooms
    9 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    4 Kings
    2 Kings
    4 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
Backwaters , villages , church
Getting around
Boating. beach city
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cochin: 95.0 km
Railway: Alappuzha: 6.0 km
Ferry: Alappuzha: 1.0 km
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Boat
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 6.0 km.
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