Beautiful Family home in backwaters
About Our Home
Our home is centrally located in Kottayam (The backwater district) town, Kerala. 5 mins drive from the railway station and less than two hours drive from the closest airport. The neighborhood is family friendly and safe. five minutes walk from the nearest eating joints, banks & hospital. The house is set in one fifth of an acre and is surrounded by tropical fruit trees like mango, sapodilla, roseapple, jackfruit etc. the garden sports orchids, anthuriums, begonias and many other ornamental and medicinal plants. Butterflies and birds like the kingfisher,woodpecker,ymnah, parrot, redwhiskered bulbul, cranes and migratory birds in season stop by. Morning walk routes trails through backwaters, river, paddy fields and ancient family homes. Kottayam is the headquarters of Syrian Christian Church and boasts of several churches that date back to the 19th century, their architecture unique to the region. In season (august) Kottayam hosts the snake boat race. Kumarakom famous for its backwaters and houseboats is less than an hours drive away. Other neighbouring areas of interest are Kochi, Munnar, Idukki etc.