Nova Holidays


Accomodation Budget: Economy
Class: 2.5 Star
Best Suited For
Families and Couples.
Accomodation Theme
Home Stays, Houseboats,

Quick Info

 Nova Holidays is a one of the most prominent holiday brands in the scenic town of Alleppey in Kerala. They provide Houseboats and Homestays for the accommodation of guests who want to expect a homely atmosphere away from home. The homestay is ideal for both short and long holidays. The accommodation facilities offered at Nova Holidays are checked to ensure that they provide the best-in-class comforts and high-standard amenities.

Rankings & Ratings

  • Hospitality
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  • Value for money
Editor's Rankings

#16 in 28 Accommodations in Alleppey
#2 in 2 Houseboats in Alleppey
#3 in 10 Home Stays in Alleppey

"A ideal base for Houseboat cruise in Alleppey."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

The Homestay offered by Nova Holidays serves as an ideal base for the houseboat cruise. The rooms are quite clean and spacious but it's pretty normal with good verandas. The cruise offers excellent views of villages and backwaters and you can be sure that all your comforts will be taken care on the boat.  


  • Breathtaking views from the houseboat.
  • Staff is quite hospitable offering prompt services.
  • Clean and spacious rooms.
  • Nice balconies outside all rooms.


  • Mosquitoes may be a problem.
  • No restaurant at the homestay.
  • It is not easy to go around since the homestay is quite inside.
  • You cannot expect lavish breakfast.


  • Safe Parking
  • WiFi Internet
  • Room Service
  • Laundry

Detailed Info

Alleppey, a picturesque town in Kerala, is popularly known as the “Venice of the East”. Since Alleppey is surrounded with pristine backwaters, houseboat cruise and accommodation is quite famous here. Nova Holidays is one of those significant holiday brands that offer Houseboats as accommodation. They have a fleet of luxury Houseboats offering beautiful backwater cruises. Guests can enjoy the scenic view of the backwaters, villages and the paddy fields on their journey. They will be served lavish Kerala meals at the houseboat. They can buy fresh crabs or prawns from local fishermen on the shore and the chef at the houseboat will prepare it for them.

Apart from the Houseboats, Nova Holidays also provides homestay accommodation. The homestays have spacious bedrooms with nice verandas for the guests to sit. Guests at the homestay can expect warm hospitality and personal attention in a homely ambience. It is perfectly suitable for families who want a holistic homestay experience in their comfort zone. Apart from the accommodation of homestays and houseboats, Nova Holidays also offers other services like canoe rides and village tours.

Hotel Rules

  1. Check-in Time 12:00 PM, Check-out Time 09:00 AM.

Special Notes

  • Special holiday packages and taxi services can be arranged at the homestay.
  • Welcome drink is offered in the houseboat.
  • The houseboat is anchored during the night and does not cruise after 05:30 PM.
  •  Air conditioners in the bedroom of the houseboat can be used only between 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM.

Activities Offered*

  • Ayurvedic massages.
  • Village Tours.
  • Canoe Rides.
  • Shikkara Cruise.

Rooms Types


The homestay has spacious bedrooms with a modern look. They are equipped with many necessary essentials. The rooms are birght and airy.

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Balcony


The Houseboat has luxurious rooms and provides a breathtaking view of the backwaters. It has a wooden look with nice places to sit and relax.

  • Air Conditioner
  • TV

*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.