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Guest reviews

4.2/5 Very Good
71 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationMannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple38 min drive
Popular LocationKumarakom Boat Jetty63 min drive
Popular LocationKumarakom Bird Sanctuary64 min drive

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  • Lake View Room

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsLake View Room
  • Superior Lake View Room

    Room amenities

    • 220 sq ft
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuperior Lake View Room
  • Pavillion Room

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsPavillion Room

About this area


Located in Cherthala, Deshadan Backwater Resort is near a train station and on a lake. While the natural beauty of Vembanad Lake and Marari Beach can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Kumarakom Boat Jetty. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as boat tours.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple - 38 min drive
  • Marari Beach - 45 min drive
  • Kumarakom Boat Jetty - 63 min drive
  • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary - 64 min drive
  • Perunthenaruvi Waterfall - 114 min drive

Getting around

  • Tumboli Station - 17 min drive
  • Cochin (COK-Cochin Intl.) - 66 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • Curry Pot – Restaurant offering local cuisine.

About this property

Deshadan Backwater Resort

4-star Lakefront resort near Vembanad Lake
A restaurant, a coffee shop/café and a 24-hour business centre are available at this resort. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a conference centre, a meeting room and concierge services. All 22 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like sitting areas and fridges.
Deshadan Backwater Resort offers 22 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. This individually furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Cherthala resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a ceiling fan. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Free breakfast available
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
Room service available

Things to do

Yoga classes

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities


Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service

Languages spoken


Business services

24-hour business centre
1 meeting room
Conference centre




If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Ceiling fan


Free toiletries
Rainfall showerhead


32-inch LCD TV
Digital channels
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water

Outdoor space



Free newspapers
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Separate sitting area
Turndown service



Check-in between 1 PM and 11:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 2200.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2200.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month.

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Deshadan Backwater Resort Muhamma
Deshadan Backwater Resort
Deshadan Backwater Muhamma
Deshadan Backwater
Deshadan Backwater
Deshadan Backwater Resort Resort
Deshadan Backwater Resort Cherthala
Deshadan Backwater Resort Resort Cherthala

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Deshadan Backwater Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Deshadan Backwater Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Deshadan Backwater Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Deshadan Backwater Resort?
As of 2 Jul 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Deshadan Backwater Resort on 3 Jul 2020 start from Rs2,862, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Deshadan Backwater Resort pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this resort?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this resort?
Check-in is from 1 PM to 11:30 PM.
What time is check-out at Deshadan Backwater Resort?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does this resort provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is this property located?
Situated on a lake, this resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Vembanad Lake, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Marari Beach and Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Kumarakom Boat Jetty and Kottayam Cheriyapally are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Deshadan Backwater Resort

Very Good
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition


  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Spring bed.. very low level, was painful to sleep.. towels, sheets were very old, ac was not functioning

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The palce is calm and quite. The ambiance is very nice and the staffs are good.

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019


    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
    Ok, could be better.

    Beautiful place. Very helpful and friendly staff. Spacious room. Terrible bed.

    Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2019

    4/5 Good

    Excellent Location

    Excellent Location. Friendly staff. Food is okay and can be improved.

    Pros: LOCATION

    Cons: Rooms have soft beds, which is not convenient and unhealthy while sleeping. Better to switch to hard mattresses.

    Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2018