Homestays in Kerala are beautiful, comfortable family homes all across Kerala ready to welcome travelers from all over the world. Homestays offer an opportunity for guests to enjoy an authentic experience: sights, smells, tastes and traditions up close, not through the usual lens of an everyday holidaymaker but with close interaction with families. Stay in a family home and you’ll see and feel the real Kerala which combines the comfort and distinction of a boutique hotel with the hospitality, informality and local knowledge you enjoy when staying with friends & family. Some of the best homestays in Kerala will offer you a warm welcome, a relaxing stay and a authentic experiencealong with delicious, home cooked Indian food and chance to learn cooking through cooking classes.
Apart from being economical the homestay accommodation is an experience of the hospitality and warmth of people of Kerala. It is far removed from the monotonous dwelling and seclusion of the closed four walls of a hotel room. Thus Kerala homestays are not akin to bed and breakfast accommodation, but on the contrary offer the comfort of Malayalee hospitality and warmth. We have a special Homely Kerala Tour package as a part of our responsible tourism initiative for guests who want to stay in Kerala Homestays
How to Select a Homestay in Kerala for your vacation?
Kerala homestay accommodation is available at many different levels of service. It definitely does not offer upscale amenities of five star hotels but the rich experience a traveler gets is much more than the comfort of the luxury accommodation.
Here are some things that you need to know about selecting a Kerala Homestay for your vacation.
1. Homestays in Kerala are classified into three for government certification based on a set of predefined score criterion – Diamond House, Gold House and Silver House.
2. Classification will be only for operational Homestays and it has to be renewed every two years.
3.The classification for Homestay units will be given only for those homestays in Kerala where the owner/promoter of the unit along with his/her family is physically residing in the same unit.
Spending holidays at Kerala Homestays enable tourists to have an inspiring experience in a Kerala village home lifestyle abound in tranquility and which portray itself in a cluster of traditions, swimming, houseboat (Kettuvallams) ride, ancient art forms (Kalarippayattu), Ayurveda therapies, Yoga and meditation, Reiki, Jyotishshastra, Vastu Shastra, Kerala food/cooking (Kerala or Sadhya of Kerala), all of which enables one to strive for spirituality unknowingly.
Checkout the inside photograph of one of our partner homestays which is a plantation eco-friendly resort
Our carefully handpicked homestays believe in “Atithi Devo Bhava” meaning that “Guest is God” and promote “responsible eco-friendly Tourism”. Whether one is in search for relaxation and to unwind, to experience the advantages of meditation, to experience the activities of nature to de-stress, Kerala homestays offers something unique for each of our guests.
Checkout Homely Kerala Package to enjoy your stay in some of the best homestays handpicked by us in Kerala