Discover Kerala’s Hospitality: 4 Enchanting Homestays
Kerala, renowned as “God’s Own Country,” offers more than just breathtaking landscapes and serene backwaters; it invites travelers to immerse themselves in its rich culture and warm traditions through authentic homestays. Experience true hospitality while exploring the essence of Kerala with these enchanting accommodations that promise personalized attention, local cuisine, and a genuine connection with your hosts.
1. Pathiramanal Villa, Alappuzha – AMÃ Stays & Trails
Nestled in a traditional Alleppey village overlooking the Vembanad Lake, Pathiramanal Villa epitomizes a blend of traditional and modern Kerala architecture. Each room offers a unique experience, from the Heritage Suite with its private sit-out to the Deluxe rooms adorned with traditional Athangudi Chettinad tiles. The Premium rooms boast stunning views of the Vembanad lake, inviting guests to immerse themselves in Kerala’s natural beauty. With amenities like a swimming pool, lotus pond, and gazebo, this villa ensures a memorable stay.
2. Sherlys Ente Kumbalanghi, Kochi – AMÃ Stays & Trails
Set on a secluded island surrounded by Kerala’s famed backwaters, Sherlys Ente Kumbalanghi is a picture-perfect 6-bedroom bungalow offering a serene retreat. With a sprawling garden, pond, and swimming pool, guests can unwind amidst nature’s tranquility. Minimalistic interiors complement the panoramic views of the backwaters, creating an idyllic setting for relaxation and rejuvenation.
3. Kanniamallay Bungalow, Munnar – AMÃ Stays & Trails
Perched in the Nyamakad Estate, the Kanniamallay Bungalow offers breathtaking views of Munnar’s pristine nature. This 90-year-old bungalow, lovingly restored, exudes old-world charm and tranquility. With spacious rooms and unparalleled views of lush tea plantations, guests can immerse themselves in the serenity of Kerala’s hill stations.
4. Ambika Vilas, Trivandrum – AMÃ Stays & Trails
Steeped in history, Ambika Vilas is a living heritage built in 1911 by Dr. N K Krishna Pillai. Constructed according to the ancient science of Thatchusastra, this house seamlessly merges with its surroundings, offering a unique living experience. With cool interiors, open courtyards, and miniature gardens, Ambika Vilas invites guests to connect with Kerala’s architectural heritage and natural beauty.
Experience the heartwarming hospitality of Kerala with these enchanting homestays, where every moment is a testament to the state’s rich culture and warm hospitality. Whether exploring the backwaters of Alleppey, the hills of Munnar, or the heritage of Trivandrum, these homestays promise an unforgettable journey through the soul of Kerala.