Olavipe Homestay


Accomodation Budget: Economy
Class: 2 Star
Best Suited For
Travelers looking for an authentic home stay experience.
Accomodation Theme
Home Stays,

Quick Info

Located in a peaceful green environment, the Olavipe home stay offers a pleasant home away from home experience. The main building houses four large rooms and the smaller building houses two rooms. All the rooms are bright and airy, featuring unique design and structure. The property has a working farm, beautiful gardens and majestic trees which are home to many delightful birds.

Rankings & Ratings

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

#11 in 28 Accommodations in Alleppey
#3 in 10 Home Stays in Alleppey

"A wonderfully located home stay featuring an old world charm."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

The Olavipe Homestay enjoys a quiet location which thrives with pleasant natural beauty. The buildings have an old world charm and each room is unique in its design and structure. Rooms are basic but quite spacious. The most beautiful aspect of the home stay is the love and care of the wonderful hosts. You will enjoy their company as well as the variety of traditional Kerala food they serve you. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained throughout your stay.


  • Beautiful heritage buildings.
  • Kind and fun-loving hosts.
  • Spacious rooms with modern bathrooms.
  • Quiet location offering many activities.
  • Good food with lot of variety.


  • No air-conditioning in the rooms.
  • Rooms are quite basic.
  • Mosquitoes might be present.
  • Not safe to walk through the farm at night.


  • Safe Parking
  • WiFi Internet
  • Laundry

Detailed Info

Olavipe Homestay is a pleasant heritage property located in a lush green environment, far away from any hustle or bustle. The property has a working farm, beautiful gardens and majestic trees where many delightful birds come and rest. The main building has four bright and airy rooms with wide verandas. There are two other rooms in the smaller building. They have private garden spaces. All the rooms feature modern bathrooms. 

Food from the traditional Kerala cuisine is served to the guests at the dining area in the home stay. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided. The ingredients used to prepare meals are brought from the organic farm. The farm grows coconut, pepper, nutmeg, cinnamon, areca nut, flowers, vegetables and fruits. It also houses cows, goats, fish and prawns. There are scenic villages around the home stay that offer opportunities for pleasant nature walks and bird watching. Fishing and canoeing is possible in the backwater stretch nearby.

Hotel Rules

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

Special Notes

  • Breakfast is ready by 8:30 AM, lunch by 01:30 PM and dinner by 08:00 PM. The serving time can be delayed to a time convenient for you.
  • Kitchen is open by 06:30 AM. You can get tea and coffee from that time.
  • Do not walk over dry leaf heaps and overgrown areas - snakes have occasionally been spotted here.
  • Avoid walking outside in the night. Carry a flashlight with you in case you want to go out at night.
  • Wear covered shoes while walking in the farm.
  • You can watch coconut harvesting which takes places once in 45 days.
  • The home stay has a well-stocked library.

Activities Offered*

  • Village walks.
  • Bicycle tour.
  • Canoeing and boat rides.
  • Souvenir shopping.
  • Table tennis, basket ball, football and board games.
  • Fishing.
  • Canoeing.

Rooms Types

Standard Room

The rooms in the home stay are equipped with standard comforts. They open to wide veranadas that offer pleasant views. Some rooms offer twin beds while others feature one double bed. One of the rooms even has an outdoor bath tub. The design and structure of each room is unqiue unto itself.

  • Geyser
  • Bath Tub
  • Balcony

*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.