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Emerald Isle - The Heritage Villa

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“outdoor shower”(18 reviews)
“other guests”(22 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
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Fitness center
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Business Center
In the beautiful waterways and backwaters of the Kuttanad region of Central Kerala lies Emerald Isle, an exotic haven of tranquility, seemingly remote from city life, yet barely 10 kilometers from Alleppey Town. Tucked away on this delightful island lies the Emerald Isle Heritage Villa...
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Manimalathara | Chathurthiakary, Alappuzha 688511, India
57 km to Kochi Airport
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here at end of season in April. Very quiet and peaceful and enjoyed the waterways on the doorstep. Owners were lovely and welcoming and we chatted about their fabulous wedding a few years ago. Had a cooking lesson which resulted in me cooking for...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We stayed here five nights over the New Year. Before we went, we had wondered whether this might be too long in what is a relatively remote location, but we ended up being very pleased with the length of our stay because it gave us...More

1  Thank PhandEm
Response from EMERALDISLEkerala, Owner at Emerald Isle - The Heritage VillaResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you very much for the Great Review. Have a Great day... Vinod & Vijo

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Emerald Isle is truly an amazing place to stay. You are met by Tom, one of the staff members who takes you across the river to the accommodation by boat. From the moment Tom collected us we could tell this place was going to be...More

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Response from EMERALDISLEkerala, Owner at Emerald Isle - The Heritage VillaResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you very much for the Great review.... Vinod & Vijo

Reviewed 28 March 2018

This "homestay" looks and feels more like a boutique, heritage hotel! Located right on the water, and backing onto rice fields; so, there's beautiful views and sunsets every day! They have free bikes you can borrow to ride around. They can arrange boat tours, ayurvedic...More

Thank paradoxifl
Response from EMERALDISLEkerala, Owner at Emerald Isle - The Heritage VillaResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you very much for the Great review.... Vinod & Vijo

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Sadly, we didn't even have a whole night here, as we had to leave before 4am the next day to get to Cochin for our flight home, so our experience was limited. However, we were given a lovely welcome by Vinod and our room, with...More

Thank Tipishca
Response from EMERALDISLEkerala, Owner at Emerald Isle - The Heritage VillaResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you for the Great Review..... Regards, Vinod Job

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Price range
US$106 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveler (183)
Room & Suite (67)
Dining (20)
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PhandEm
15 December 2017|
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Response from EMERALDISLEkerala | Property representative |
If you need a transfer from Fort cochin to Emerald Isle, we can arrange on extra cost. Till opposite side of the property Car will come and from the boat pick up point we will pick our guest in our own boat. Before reaching... More
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Polly D
5 December 2017|
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Response from EMERALDISLEkerala | Property representative |
Hi Madam, Our rates starts from 5900 INR
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Laurence A
15 March 2015|
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Response from Laurence A | Reviewed this property |
We also stayed at the Abad Turtle Beach for our final week and thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel restaurant does carry a limited supply of Kingfisher that can be purchased with the evening buffet (200r) but have no objection... More
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"We recommend the "Luxury Cottage""
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"wifi is weaker the further you get from the main office"
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"Corner room with the raised sleeping area and cottage in the front garden probably the quietist rooms"
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"All rooms good"
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