Alappuzha (Alleppey) Hotels

LakeLands Cruise, Alappuzha (Alleppey)

Lakelands Buildings Sanathapuram

Ranked 51 of 847 hotels in Alappuzha (Alleppey)

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Average rating

Destination
6.2 / 7
Location
5.9 / 7
Appearance
5.9 / 7
Front Office
6.0 / 7
Service
5.9 / 7
Room
5.8 / 7
Food & Drink
5.8 / 7
Activities
4.9 / 7

Video Reviews (2)

Lganapathysubramanian

 
4 Reviews | 3 Readers

"LakeLands Cruise - Perfect stay..."

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"Delightful stay in a boathouse"

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Reviews (27)


2 Reviews | 5 Readers

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6.9/7
Posted 4 Jan

The location of the hotel was convenient and easy in travelling. The appearance of the hotel was good. The services given by the staffs at this hotel were good and friendly in behaviour. The room allotted to me was very good with required amenities in good condition. The food at this hotel was not so good in taste and quality. There was no interruption during checking in and checking out process. The hotel was worth for the money.

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Morvi
4 Reviews | 8 Readers

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5.6/7
Posted 31 May, 2016

The hotel was located at the city. The Wi-Fi facility was not provided by the hotel. The staffs at the hotel were friendly. The interior and exterior of the hotel was looking good. The room allotted to me was neat and clean. The food provided by the hotel was good. The quality of the food was good. I would like to visit the hotel again.

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Surat
10 Reviews | 23 Readers

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6.1/7
Posted 9 Mar, 2016

By the location vise its a great place to visit. This is the superb place for backwater lovers..its so romantic that u stay all day with your loved one in the water. And its very good for the seafood lovers because they make so much tasty food.must visit this beautiful place at least once

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Mumbai
5 Reviews | 15 Readers

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6.5/7
Posted 1 Feb, 2016

It has been one of the awesome experience which will stay in our memory for long long time. I travelled with my entire family during December 2015; so had the entire three bed room houseboat booked having premium services. We opted for premium boat so didn't had any issue whatsoever like mosquitos etc ( so many thing was written earlier about mosquitos problem in other forum by travellers). The house boat was clean ( better than many four star hotel room) , bed was clean ; toilet was clean. Checkin was done in a flash ( as all payments made in advance ) and we almost sailed immediately; boat stopped for lunch shopping for 10 min ( we picked up few kg of expensive crab, prawn etc but it's worth it.) followed by lunch ( 1 HR ) and then stopped fully by 5:30 pm for night out near a village. It was nice watching star and village walk in the evening followed by morning walk. Morning they start at 7 and we checked out by 8:30am. In house boat Food was nice, taste and adequate ( even if you don't buy from outside). You can watch movies via usb / lcd TV but you won't HV time for sure to watch full movie. This is highly recommended than booking a hotel , and must visit location of travelling in kerela.

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Jalpaiguri
4 Reviews | 21 Readers

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6.6/7
Posted 6 Jan, 2016

It was really a heavenly experience to stay at houseboat. All the staff were very cordial with us and the dish they prepared for our lunch or dinner were too delicious.In a word our whole experience was too pleasant to be remembered for ever.

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Bangalore
3 Reviews | 60 Readers

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5.0/7
Posted 5 Jan, 2016

This is a good houseboat with 2 bed rooms. It was clean and relatively new. The dining area is clean and spacious enough for 6 people. The staff are friendly and can speak Malayalam/Tamil. The cruise time was from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a lunch break of 1 hr. Next day morning another 1 hour cruise back during the breakfast. Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast was good. Mostly vegetarian with Fish Fry for lunch and Chicken curry for dinner. For breakfast, we were served Idli with chutney. The veg curries were a little spicy. Bathrooms were clean. Don't expect hotwater for shower. The journey was safe. There was a TV with USB. Take some movies with you if you would like to watch any movies ..

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Delhi
1 Review | 25 Readers

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5.7/7
Posted 2 Nov, 2015

LakeLands Houseboat, experience is awesome luxurious. House boat was beautifully decked up, with almost all the facilities a home would have. Food was good according to our choice. While sailing through network of lagoons, lakes & canals, feels so refreshing and relaxing. Excellent trip... one must visit. We genuinely loved it and recommend strongly.

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Delhi
5 Reviews | 216 Readers

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7.0/7
Posted 27 Sep, 2015

All the facilities offered by this place were awesome including location, accomodation , room services, food and leisure activities like sailing a boat in backwater , fishing , stay in backwater for night and so on. This place offered me a unique experience of staying in house boat. Also i enjoyed food and candle light dinner overthere.

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5 Reviews | 304 Readers

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6.4/7
Posted 8 Aug, 2015

It is a House Boat service provider. Very good House boats were there. We pre-informed them that we need pure veg food without onion and garlic. So that was arranged too. Room was equipped with toilet with water supply. (do not drink or clean you mouth with that water, it may be from that canal which look very dirty) Room had Air conditioner too, but they activated it only in night 9 PM to morning 6 AM as it works on battery power. And it was sufficient too. you can discuss with them while booking and can increase the time of AC usage as per your needs. Bed was good but bed sheets were very small and came out while sleeping casing uneasiness. On special request, they decorated the bed room with flowers. Decoration was with fresh flowers, with very less flowers, nice and elegant. But my expectation was of a little more. ;) Nice boat deck with sofa set, cushions and all. TV with CD player.. if you can bring CD there then you can watch some movies or listen to songs. They took us on a ride from 12 PM to 5:30 PM and then they parked that boat next to a local market where that boat stayed till morning. Crew inside boat was very good. Only disappointing thing is the crew expect you to pay some money at the end of your stay as gift and may force you or demand good amount of money like as if it is their write. May be the hotel is not paying enough to them or may be they are a bit greedy, i am not sure. At that time crew used some bad words too in conversation while asking for money that ruined the whole experience in the end. Whole experience was very good except the last incident of crew demanding some good amount of money as TIP.

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Delhi
6 Reviews | 1334 Readers

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4.0/7
Posted 27 Jul, 2015

you will have nice ride experience you will love it for the first time lot of mosquitoes will be there food is not at all good I won't suggest for a family if they want to stay on the boat it is good to stay in hotel near the banks of the river good you will a nice experice with family it is good to plan with munnar and tekkady trip

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Mumbai
6 Reviews | 15 Readers

Awesome Experience

6.5/7
Posted 1 Feb, 2016

It has been one of the awesome experience which will stay in our memory for long long time. I travelled with my entire family during December 2015; so had the entire three bed room houseboat booked having premium services. We opted for premium boat so didn't had any issue whatsoever like mosquitoes etc ( so many thing was written earlier about mosquito problem in other forum by travellers). The house boat was clean ( better than many four star hotel room), bed was clean ; toilet was clean. Check in was done in a flash ( as all payments made in advance ) and we almost sailed immediately; boat stopped for lunch, shopping for 10 min ( we picked up few kg of expensive crab, prawn etc but it's worth it. ) followed by lunch ( 1 HR ) and then stopped fully by 5:30 pm for night out near a village. It was nice watching star and village walk in the evening followed by morning walk. Morning they start at 7 and we checked out by 8:30am. In house boat food was nice, taste and adequate ( even if you don't buy from outside). You can watch movies via usb / lcd TV but you won't have time for sure to watch full movie. This is highly recommended than booking a hotel, and must visit location of travelling in Kerela.

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5 Reviews | 304 Readers

Good house boats with well-equipped rooms

6.4/7
Posted 8 Aug, 2015

It is a House Boat service provider and very good House Boats were there. We pre-informed them that we need pure veg food without onion and garlic, so that was arranged too. Room was equipped with toilet and water supply (do not drink or clean you mouth with that water, it may be from that canal which look very dirty). Room had air conditioner too, but they activated it only in night 9 PM to morning 6 AM as it works on battery power and it was sufficient too. You can discuss with them while booking and can increase the time of AC usage as per your needs. Bed was good but, bed sheets were very small and came out while sleeping casing uneasiness. On special request, they decorated the bed room with flowers. Decoration was with fresh flowers with very less flowers, nice and elegant. But my expectation was of a little more. ;) Nice boat deck with sofa set, cushions and all. TV with CD player, if you can bring CD there then you can watch some movies or listen to songs. They took us on a ride from 12 PM to 5:30 PM and then they parked that boat next to a local market where that boat stayed till morning. Crew inside boat was very good. Only disappointing thing is the crew expect you to pay some money at the end of your stay as gift and may force you or demand good amount of money like as if it is their right. May be the hotel is not paying enough to them or may be they are a bit greedy, I am not sure. At that time crew used some bad words too in conversation while asking for money that ruined the whole experience in the end. Whole experience was very good except the last incident of crew demanding some good amount of money as TIP.

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Jalpaiguri
4 Reviews | 21 Readers

Luxurious cruise at Alleppy

6.6/7
Posted 21 Jan, 2016

It was really a heavenly experience to stay at houseboat. All the staff were very cordial with us and the dish they prepared for our lunch or dinner were too delicious. In a word our whole experience was too pleasant to be remembered for ever.

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Bangalore
8 Reviews | 5064 Readers

Amazing boathouse to stay in Alappuzha

6.5/7
Posted 13 Jan, 2015

It was an amazing Experience in Alappuzha boathouse. The boat staff, the driver and the cook were really good. Trust me they were really kind, they gave us food what we wanted, Karnataka style. They gave us coffee whenever we wanted. Evening snacks. They were really good and the boat was really clean neat. Including the room and the food. The bathrooms were really clean and neat. Hot water was available when required. It was an 24 hour in boat house. Still would love to visit the same place again.

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Bangalore
3 Reviews | 60 Readers

Nice experience with good houseboats

5.0/7
Posted 20 Jan, 2016

This is a good houseboat with 2 bedrooms. It was clean and relatively new. The dining area is clean and spacious enough for 6 people. The staff are friendly and can speak Malayalam/Tamil. The cruise time was from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a lunch break of 1 hr. Next day morning another 1 hour cruise back during the breakfast. Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast was good. Mostly vegetarian with Fish Fry for lunch and Chicken curry for dinner. For breakfast, we were served Idli with chutney. The veg curries were a little spicy. Bathrooms were clean. Don't expect hot water for shower. The journey was safe. There was a TV with USB. Take some movies with you if you would like to watch any movies.

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Overview

LakeLands Cruise is ranked #51 among the 847 hotels in Alappuzha (Alleppey) with an average rating of 5.8 out of 7. It is one of the 609, 0-star House Boats in Alappuzha (Alleppey). On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 20 photos, 27 text reviews and 2 video reviews and is rated top for its Destination, Front Office and Service. It was also named winner of the Better Holiday Awards in 2017 under Great Location.

The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 22,100 to Rs 22,600 per night. to check availability or to avail complimentary breakfast, we recommend contacting the hotel to check if the final tariff includes it.

The ambience and the location of the hotel makes it a suitable option for variety of travellers. Couple (50%) and Family (42%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 42% of guests enjoy the hotel's romantic ambience, whereas 38% have rated the ambience as relaxed.

Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of Jan, Feb and Mar for the best experience.

Chavaran Bhawan (5 Kms) is the most popular sightseeing attractions located near the hotel.

If you are in need for airport transfers or require a car for sightseeing around the city or you have to do an early check-in, then we recommend contacting the hotel directly and requesting for these additional services. All of the available amenities ensure your stay is enjoyable and free from any hassles.

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