Kanjirakkattu Homestay


Accomodation Budget: Deluxe
Class: 1.5 Star
Best Suited For
Families and Couples.
Accomodation Theme
Home Stays,

Quick Info

Located in the town of Kottayam in Kerala, the Kanjirakkattu homestay is an ideal heritage homestay away from the bustling noise of the city. Guests can enjoy a relaxing stay at the homestay in a well-furnished room with an open backyard. The decor of the property showcases an old world charm along with some vivid colours. The area around the homestay has many delightful things to offer. Meals are provided to the guests at the homestay. 

Rankings & Ratings

  • Hospitality
  • Property
  • Value for money
Editor's Rankings

#4 in 8 Accommodations in Kottayam
#4 in 6 Home Stays in Kottayam

"One of the best homestays in Kottayam taken care of by lovely hosts."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

The Kanjirakkattu Heritage homestay is a conveniently located homestay in a nice property. The rooms are quite spacious and neat. The food prepared by the lovely hosts is simple yet delicious. You might not have absolute peace at the homestay because of trains passing by in the nearby area. But it still guarantees a good stay.


  • Beautiful property with comfortable rooms.
  • Tasty homely food.
  • Caring and friendly hosts.
  • Conveniently located.


  • Train noises can be heard.
  • The internet facility isn't really great.
  • Hot water facility may be an issue.
  • Slightly overpriced than other homestays.


  • Safe Parking
  • WiFi Internet

Detailed Info

Kanjirakkattu Heritage Homestay is a beautiful 75 year old bungalow located on the banks of the Meenachil River in Kottayam, Kerala. The entire property is commodious, serene and private. The bungalow offers four luxurious bedrooms for the guests to stay. Two of them are air-conditioned. There is a sitting room and an open backyard for the guests to relax. The rooms are decorated and have antique furniture. There is a modular kitchen for self-cooking as well.

The homestay is located in a calm and spacious property. It has internet and telephone facilities. Guests can also take advantage of Ayurvedic treatments and yoga classes arranged for them at the homestay. Food is served to the guests either in the dining room or in their rooms depending on what they would prefer. Tea, coffee and other non-alcoholic beverages are also served to the guests. Guests can also enjoy some cultural performances during their stay at the homestay.


Hotel Rules

  1. Check-in Time 12:00 PM, Check-out Time 10:00 AM.

Special Notes

  • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, a famous tourist attraction is just a 15 minute drive away from the homestay.
  • Hill stations like Munnar and Vagamon are also located close-by.
  • A houseboat cruise through the Vembanad Lake can be arranged on prior request.

Activities Offered*

  • Kathakali & Kalari performances on prior request.
  • Guided village walks.
  • Children's play area and board games.
  • Yoga and meditation.
  • Ayurvedic treatments.
  • Coaching for Ayurvedic therapies and Kalari techniques.
  • Fishing in Meenachil River.
  • Cooking classes in Kerala cuisine.
  • One-day cultural programme.

Rooms Types


The home stay offers 4 bedrooms for the guests to stay. Each of these rooms can accommodate a maximum of three people. But it is ideal for two persons. Two of these rooms are air-conditioned while the other two are not.

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • TV
  • Bath Tub

*Activities offered by the Accomodation may be limited in number or may change without prior notice depending on the season, demand and other factors. Please request for the details at the time of booking. Availing these activities may have aditional charges depending on the package you opt for.