Homestay at Kumarakom, Kerala, India

Welcome to Kodianthara Heritage


Kodianthara Heritage

(Approved Heritage Building by Government of Kerala, Department of Tourism)
-located in the heart of the Kumarakom on the banks of one of the many backwater canals that criss-cross this scenic village, dates back to 1852 the Tharavadu -- or ancestral home -- for later generations of the Kodianthara family. Built in the traditional Kerala style with a lot of carved woodwork, beams and stone, the house is set in a sprawling two acres of lush greenery with fish ponds, narrow meandering canals, ayurvedic and vegetable gardens, rubber plantations and coconut groves.

A pleasant walk under the deep shading rubber trees and the gentle swaying coconut trees is a refreshing experience for both body and soul. Kodianthara today offers the ultimate in homestay experience providing a quiet, homely retreat far from the madding crowd.

Kodianthara Heritage, Kumarakom, Kerala

Facilities at Kodianthara Heritage  

Kodianthara Heritage offers exciting homestay experience

  • Backwater Cruise :Backwater ride in the Valavara Vallam a covered canoe used by landlords in olden days to travel through the backwaters.
    The homestay also has a fibre glass motor boat for a zippier ride on the lake.
  • Fishing

  • There are fish ponds around the Kodianthara Heritage Home. Carry your indigenously made hook, like and sinker -- along with some tapioca bait -- and relax by the pond while waiting for a bite. Bring home your catch - and we will cook it for you.
  • Internet Facility

  • Access the world even from distant Kumarakom using our Internet Facilities.
  • Dinning

  • Tantalising Syrian Catholic cuisine is our strength. Hot appams with vegetable or chicken stew in the morning. Or, alternatively, puttu (steamed rice powder) with a curry accompaniment. Duck roast, beef fry, fish preparations like the moilly and pattichathu, shell fish to accompany your drinks as well as shrimp and prawn in mouth-watering variations.Continental, Chinese and North Indian food are served on request.
Kodianthara home
Kodianthara home-veranda
Kodianthara home-sitting room
Kodianthara home-dinning
Accommodation at Kodianthara Heritage
Kodianthara home-upper
Kodianthara home-walkway
Kodianthara home
Kodianthara canoe

Accommodation at Kodianthara Heritage Home has a traditional Syrian Catholic touch to it. The house has a Nadumuttom -- an open courtyard in the center of the house -- a place to enjoy both the rain and the fresh, scented air.

Kodianthara home sitout
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