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Taj Garden Retreat Kottayam

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(* Lowest nightly rate based on stay from 07/20/2015 to 07/24/2015)
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Taj Garden Retreat Kottayam
1/404 Kamarakom
Kumarakom Kerala
Kottayam 686 563
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Banks of the Vembanad Lake

Hotel Overview

Azure backwaters, swaying palms, and floating houseboats. These are a few of the things that inspired English Missionary Henry Baker, in the late 19th century, to acquire land on the banks of Vembanad Lake. Today, it is known as the Taj Garden Retreat, Kumarakom. Often referred to as the little jewel of Kumarakom, it still maintains the beauty of its rustic surroundings. The 123-year-old colonial bungalow houses newly built Luxury Villas, heritage rooms, charming cottages, and quaint houseboats, anchored in the private lagoon. At this idyllic retreat, guests can look forward to practicing the Art of doing Nothing or keeping themselves busy with a variety of experiences, from nature to adventure, from culture to cuisine, and from rejuvenation to religion. Pick up and drop from Kottayam railway station. Buffet/ fixed menu breakfast, lunch or dinner. A backwater cruise in a motor launch. Trek to bird sanctuary. Stay for two children under the age of 12 years in the parents room with maximum one extra bed at no additional charge. room only.

Guests can look forward to our quality facilities and distinctive services. Moving houseboats--Cruising amidst the calm emerald backwaters and gently swaying palms, these traditional houseboats (kettuvalam) present a wonderful opportunity to be close to nature.

From casual, all-day eateries to formal, fine dining, guests can look forward to a wide selection of delectable dishes and refreshing drinks. At Taj, we offer a distinctive dining experience, one that explores the nuances of the finest Indian and international cuisines, serving traditional and contemporary favourites.

Designed to offer the utmost in privacy, these villas perfectly blend Edwardian and Kerala décor with private sit-outs, private plunge pools with Jacuzzi amid lush greenery, and the exhilarating experience of open-air garden showers. These spacious rooms are equipped with large glass doors that open to a veranda, offering panoramic views of the Vembanad lake. Include guest amenities like international direct dial facility, color television, mini bar, and hair dryer.Guests journey back in time with décor inspired by old-world styles including wooden floors and high wooden ceilings. Well equipped with guest amenities like international direct dial facility, channel music and color television with satellite programs.

Amenities & Activities

  • Babysitting or Child Care
  • Car Rental
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Concierge Services
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Mini Bar
  • Restaurant on site
  • Secretarial Services

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