Sitting by the Vembanadu Lake, Backwater Ripples features a large outdoor swimming pool, pampering spa treatments and a fitness centre. Wi-Fi is free in public areas. A water sports centre and sunset cruises are also available.
The air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a satellite TV, personal safe and tea/coffee making facilities. Cottages have a flat-screen TV. En suite bathrooms come with a shower.
Backwater Ripples is 2 km from Kumarakom Centre and 3 km from Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. It is 15 km from Kottayam Railway Station and 85 km from Cochin Airport. Parking on-site is free.
Guests can store their valuables at the 24-hour front desk. The hotel also provides a tour desk and foreign currency exchange.
North Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes can be enjoyed at Cordon Bleu Restaurant. Lake Side Barbeque Restaurant offers authentic Indian and seafood grilled delights.