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Munroe Island Backwaters Homestay 1

Vijeesh is a Superhost.

Munroe Island Backwaters Homestay 1

Private room in cottage
3 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 private bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
Sparkling clean
5 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Vijeesh is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Our traditional home stay is a quiet, lush and tropical village setting close to the backwaters. We have 5 rooms available, all located in buildings detached from the main home and come furnished with double beds, fans, mosquito nets and private bathrooms. It is a beautiful island full of nature.

Come and experience the traditional world of Munroe Island


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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed,1 floor mattress



13 reviews
Priyani User Profile
February 2020
Vijeesh and his family have the most amazing homestay - it is a beautiful house in a beautiful location, great amenities, very clean and a great place to relax and explore. The home cooked food that his mother makes is AMAZING - traditional south Indian food filled with flavour…
Jen User Profile
January 2020
Best place to stay on munroe island. Vijeesh went above and beyond to make sure we made the most of Our time at his place. The location is amazing, right opposite the river where you can swim, take a paddleboard or just enjoy the view. The island is amazing. Our room was…
Rebecca User Profile
March 2020
Vijeesh is a great host and really wants everyone to enjoy their time at his homestay. He is funny and comfortable with everyone. The food is veg and delicious. His mom cooks everything so it is homemade and great Keralan food. If you want to enjoy the peace of a backwater…
Marloes User Profile
February 2020
Worth visiting! Amazing host, a lot of suggestions for activities without losing the freedom to do whatever you like. Even took us to a temple festival. Vijeesh really looks after you. It was great!
Alexander User Profile
February 2020
Vijeesh's place is just amazing! So peaceful, beautiful and green - such a dream! Vijeesh is a very caring host, he helped us organize a couple of very beautiful boat trips and local tours. Special "thank you" to his mom for all the delicious food she made for us! One of the best…
Sarah User Profile
January 2020
Totally agree with other reviewers, fantastic place to stay. Vjeesh is a real character, you will love him. Went cycling and used SUP great fun. Went on both canoe trips with Vjeesh Dad, a true Gentleman and so informative about local area, wildlife etc. Stay here you wont…
Emily User Profile
January 2020
Staying at Vijesh’s homestay was brilliant. It was one of the best experiences we had whist in Kerala. He really took care of us, told us about the local plants and wildlife. He guided us in paddle board tours , and canoe tours. Lunch was great. A very entertaining and generous …

Hosted by Vijeesh

Kollam, IndiaJoined in March 2013
Vijeesh User Profile
24 Reviews
Vijeesh is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We are a friendly family of four. My father and I give canoe tours of the beautiful backwater here. The water is perfect for swimming. My mom makes the most delicious Munroe Island, Kerala food. I like to show our guests around the village. We often take guests swimming,…
Interaction with guests
I am here for any questions. Come and interact with a local family. My mother makes beautiful food, and me or my father can take you for a backwater canal trip.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 12:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
After 12:00 pm
11:00 am

House Rules

  • No pets
  • No parties or events
  • Smoking is allowed