Located just three kilometers from a swarming bird sanctuary, the Vaithra Kumarakom Homestay in Kottayam is a splendid retreat in God’s Own Country, Kerala. Poignant to the calm surface of the Vembanad Lake, this cosy homestay is situated in the bountiful lap of nature, amid striking flora and fauna. Its distinctive features make it an ideal place to spend a rejuvenating weekend, and its proximity to the renowned backwaters, bustling port and sprawling lake offers guests a chance to get in touch with their adventurous side and enjoy delightful water sports.
At the homestay, guests can live in rustic cottages and sip on toddy or fresh coconuts while they explore their in-room facilities. Each contemporary room comes with an en-suite bathroom with marble flooring which is just a sneak peek to the luxury that awaits guests. Along with gracious hospitality and a well trained staff, the owners of Vaithra homestay love filling up their guests with spectacular homemade regional food. They also offer visitors a chance to embark on a remarkable voyage across the shimmering water of the lake – as they stay on an exotic traditional rice houseboat that floats over the water, taking them on an enchanting scenic journey. Even on the houseboat, guests are served gastronomic food. The ideal destination for tourists wanting to experience more than just a slice of authentic Kerala, the Vaithra Kumarakom Homestay is perfect in terms of accommodation, scenic beauty, distance and activities.