ILLIKKALAM Lakeside Cottages, situated  just on the shores of beautiful lake vembanad, at the best location of  Kumarakom village in Kerala state. Cottages are overlooking and located at the bank of lake vembanad, is an eco friendly holiday property in one and a half acres of land, perfectly suitable for relaxation and holidaying for many days at comparatively lesser tariff and with many basic recreational activities in Kumarakom.

Cottages & Rooms

We have 20 ac rooms, comfortable for minimum 40 persons which  includes lake facing ac cottages, lake facing family ac cottages, lake facing family ac villa, family ac villa near lake, standard ac rooms near lake,standard ac rooms farm facing,basic ac rooms non lakeside and  also have 4 non ac rooms, restaurant, dining hall, activity hall cum conference hall.


Conference hall can be used for family get together, engagements  and  other functions. We have a Restaurant, you will get fresh and safe food and beverages on order. Facilities for having  motorboats,speedboats,houseboats from the property and also we arrange vehicles, ayurvedic massaging, yoga classes etc. as per your requirements.

Recreational Activities– Natural

Watch moon set at the early morning, and relax the whole day by experiencing the activities in the lake,cruising of  house boats, motor boats, speed boats, country boats and fishermen’s boat  frequently passing,just in front of you.   Beautiful sunset at the evening,watch lights and fire works on the western side of the lake, unique beauty of  stars and moon in the sky, just over the lake and also enjoy the natural sounds at night. Experience the rainy season by observing  the rain coming from far away and also the  breeze and the waves of the lake during day and night. Watch Vellavaley – Unique way of catching the  pearl spot fish  with bare hand by fishermen.

Other Activities For Leisure

Facilities for feeding of rabbit,goose,ducks,hen ,rooster and have meliponiculture (small honey bee). catching fish for pleasure, recreational sports at the evening,  basket ball, shuttle court, table tennis, caroms, chess etc.Walker’s path can be used at the evening and morning for keeping up your health and also for watching birds around the property,exploring the organic farm, fruit trees,pet animals etc.

Basic Infrastructures

There is a  100 kva transformer of kerala state electricity board  in the property  for the power supply  and for backup there is 5 kva solar power unit  and also supported by 40 kva generator for meeting the power issues. Biogas plant, vermi compost unit and em composting is introduced in the property for waste management therefore the entire property is clean and tidy.

Personal Care by the Management

We take personal care and attention as per the requirement of the guest and also arrange Doctors  or the medical assistance whenever there is a necessity.We also provide all the current information about this region.



Check Availability & Book Online



Arrival DateDeparture DateRoomsAdult(s)Child(s)(age 5-11)


You can also transfer money through the following Link.




You  can also transfer money into any of the following Bank Accounts.

You should send us the details of your booking through our email Id ( klcottages@gmail.com / lakeresort@gmail.com ) before and after transferring the money through the above Link or through the following Bank Accounts.


Kotak Mahindra Bank: Kottayam Branch

Current Account No:0812559819

Account Name: ILLIKKALAM Lakeside Cottages,

IFSCode:KKBK0009297, Swift Code: KKBKINBB


State Bank of India: Kumarakom Branch

Current Account Number No:57038177122,

Account Name: ILLIKKALAM Lakeside Cottages,

IFSC Code: SBIN0070116, Swift Code: SBININBB


Axis Bank: Kottayam Branch

Current Account No: 916020060161367,

Account Name: ILLIKKALAM Lakeside Cottages,

 IFS Code: UTIB0000051 Swift Code: AXISINBB051


Tariff –Up To 21 December 2017      

Lake Facing Cottage  (2 Persons) Rs 3000 +18% = 3540

Lake Facing Family Cottage (4 Persons) Rs 5500 +18% = Rs 6490

Lake Facing Family Villa (2 Adults + 2 Children below age 9 ) Rs 4200 + 18% = Rs 4956

Family Villa Near Lake, 25 meters from Lake ( 4 Persons) Rs 4000 + 18% = Rs 4720

Standard Room Near Lake 20 meters from Lake  ( 2 Persons ) Rs 2499 + 12% = Rs 2799

Standard Room Farm Facing ( 2 Persons ) Rs 2000 + 12% = Rs 2240

Basic Room Non Lakeside  (2 Persons) Rs 1500 +12%= 1680


Tariff- 22 December 2017 To 2nd January 2018   

Lake Facing Cottage (2 Persons) Rs 5500+18% =Rs 6490

Lake Facing Family Villa (2 adults + 2 Children below age 9 ) Rs 7250 + 18% = Rs 8559

Family Villa Near Lake 25 meters from Lake (4 Persons) Rs 7499 + 18% = Rs 8849

 Standard Room Near Lake 25 meters from Lake (2 Persons) Rs 4500 + 18% = Rs 5310

Standard Room Farm Facing (2 Persons) Rs 2499 + 12% = Rs 2799

Basic Room Non Lakeside  (2 Persons) Rs 2000 +12% = 2240


Tariff -3rd January 2018 To 31 January 2018

Lake Facing Cottage (2 Persons) Rs 3500+18% = Rs 4130

Lake Facing Family Cottage (4 Persons) Rs 6500 +18% = Rs 7670

Lake Facing Family Villa (2 adults + 2 Children below age 9 ) Rs 5000 + 18% = Rs 5900

 Family Villa Near Lake 25 meters from Lake (4 Persons) Rs 5500 + 18% = Rs 6490

Standard Room Near Lake 25 meters from Lake ( 2 Persons ) Rs 3000 + 18% = Rs 3540

Standard Room Farm Facing (2 Persons) Rs 2250 + 12% = Rs 2520

Basic Room Non Lakeside  (2 Persons) Rs 1750 +12 % = Rs 1960


Tariff – February 2018 to 31 August  2018

Lake Facing Cottage (2 Persons) Rs 3000  + 18% =Rs 3540

Lake Facing Family Cottage (4 Persons)  Rs 5500 +18% = Rs 6490

Lake Facing Family Villa (2 adults + 2 Children below age 9 ) Rs 4500 + 18% = Rs 5310

Family Villa Near Lake 25 meters from Lake (4 Persons) Rs 4800 + 18% = Rs 5664

Standard Room Near Lake 25 meters from Lake ( 2 Persons ) Rs 2499 + 12% = Rs 2800

Standard Room Farm Facing (2 Persons) Rs 2250 + 12% = Rs 2520

Basic Room Non Lakeside  (2 Persons) Rs 1750 +12 % = Rs 1960

Please Note

*All Rooms are Air conditioned. Please refer page No 2 ( Lakeside Cottages) of website www.klcottages.com for having more details of the cottages,Villas and Rooms.

Check In From Afternoon 2 Pm On wards & Check Out before 12 Noon, Early Check In & Late Check Out will  depends upon availability and Prior Permission.

Extra Persons

Extra Persons Charge will be Rs 950 +18% = 1121.The facilities for extra persons will not be provided in Basic A/c Rooms and in the Non A/c Rooms ,but in all the other types of rooms the facilities for extra persons can be provided.

Non Lakeside Non A/c  Rooms for 2 Persons   Rs 990 + 0 Tax = Rs 990

We have 4 Non A/c, Non lakeside rooms,which is provided for sleeping at night for very budget tourists.

Early Check Out

Please inform well in advance about your early check out, as we have to prepare your bill ,collect the dues if any etc., as our accounts department functions only 8.30 Am to 5 Pm. if you don’t inform your early check out in time, then you may get delayed and also we will not be able to provide you, the official bill and receipts at the time of your check out.

Children Policy And Extra Person.

Up to two children below 5 years, can stay with the Parents without any additional charges. if they don’t require any extra facilities. But children above 5 years are considered as an extra person and extra person’s charges will be applicable. 

Full amount of tariff in advance & payment of the food bills on daily basis.

We collect the full amount of tariff in advance before your check in as the same is our procedure, please co-operate with us. You may kindly settle the bills of your food and beverages on every next day, if you are staying for more days.


Procedures For Advance Booking


All Advance Bookings Are Not Confirmed Booking

All advance bookings are not confirmed bookings,advance booking  will only become a confirmed booking, when you or your travel agents transfer the whole amount of the total tariff, into our account before your check in.Therefore you may please make sure with us that your booking is a confirmed booking.

Please check with us,before your check in, about the confirmation of your Booking.

You may please contact us through our Email Id ( klcottages@gmail.com Or lakeresort@gmail.com ) before your arrival at Kumarakom, for the confirmation of your booking, if you have booked through any Travel Agents or Online Travel Agents.

We cannot guarantee your accommodation, under the following circumstances:

1) If you make  any booking, which is initiated through your phone calls or through Online Travel Agents and by without paying full amount or advance amount.

2) If you make  any booking through any travel agents or Online travel agents, but the travel agent haven’t paid the due amount before your check in.

3) You made your booking through any travel agents and  you have paid advance amount or full amount of tariff, but If we don’t have any credit business with them, then you may get the Cottages or Room, if it is available, on the express condition that, We get the full amount from your travel agents or from you before your check in.

4) Therefore You may please contact at our Email. klcottages@gmail.com Or lakeresort@gmail.com, for confirming your advance booking before your arrival. 

5)We don’t  honour  or confirm the advance booking  through  M/s Goibibo Or MakeMy Trip, as we don’t have, credit transactions with them.


Susan Salim

ILLIKKALAM Lakeside Cottages

Kumarakom, Kottayam, Kerala, PIN 686563, India

Website:www.klcottages.com, Email:klcottages@gmail.com

Mob:+919447024234 ( Please avoid phone calls for enquiring  details of accommodation and availability.)