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The best destination to experience the tropical side of India, Kerala is home to an intertwining network of lagoons, rivers and lakes.
Extending almost half of Kerela's length, the Kerala Backwaters are best experienced through a housebout cruise. A luxuriously renovated rice-barge hull, The Lotus Houseboat features two suites, each with a private veranda.
One might consider the Lotus Houseboat to be the epitome of luxury and exclusivity. There are only two suites available for booking at any one time, ensuring that during your stay you will receive minimal disturbance if any.
The living quarters have a conventionally classic feel. Furnished with teak wood, ethnic furniture and temple-style murals. All of which is complimented beautifully with a warm colour scheme, you will find this place a real haven.
Guests will enjoy ample conveniences such as, a generous en suite and wide observation deck. Despite the quaint feel of the Lotus Houseboat, the comfort and pleasure of guests has been fully considered.
Available on board are, an indoor lounge and dining area, bar and Ayurvedic massage and yoga lessons. And fear not this floating masterpiece boasts super quiet engines and efficient air conditioning, at times you may even forget you’re in motion!
Explore our India holidays that feature The Lotus Houseboat
Discovoer the highlights of Kerala, including the port town of Cochin, the tea plantations of Munnar, and the serene backwaters.
Learn about traditional Punjabi, Awadhi, Bengali, Tamil Brahmin and Keralan food on this culinary adventure.
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Located in Kerala on the Spice coast, Marari Beach Resort offers satisfying luxury without compromising the natural beauty that makes it all possible.
With only 10 rooms in total, Taj Nadesar Palace is a small boutique hotel nestled into a mango orchard and surrounded by jasmine fields.