Backwater Tourism

Sherly Cottages offers packages for backwater cruises such as the traditional Houseboating/ Kettu-vallams (traditional rice boats, now converted into floating hotels), to share a lifetime experience of the panoramic backwaters. The backwater regions of Kerala are one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and comprise coconut lagoons, serene lakes and canals on the coast of the Arabian Sea.

The Ashtamudi Lake, located in district of Kollam, is one of the scenic back waters of Kerala. The lake is rich in its biodiversity and possess a rare wetland ecosystem. It is a most visited tourist destination. Houseboat tourism is a popular feature where you can stay overnight in luxurious houseboats. The Munroe Island is also famous for its natural beauty and greenery.

Vembanad backwater stretch through the districts of Ernakulam, Alappuzha and Kottayam. The Kumarakom Tourist Village (Kottayam) provides house boating services. The Cochin coast (Ernakulam) is adorned with plenty of islands notable being the Wellingdon Island which houses the Port of Cochin. The picturesque Vembanad backwater is an ideal spot for sightseeing, picnicking, boating and fishing.

Apart from these three major backwater regions, the popular options are Thiruvallam Lagoons and Akkulam-Veli Backwaters located in Thiruvananthapuram district, Alumkadavu Backwaters located in Kollam district, Kumbalangi Backwaters, which is part of Vembanadu Lake, Canoli canal and Kallai backwaters, located in Kozhikode district etc. The coastal districts of Kerala are rich in lagoons and canals and Korapuzha Jalotsavam is a famous water sports festival.

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling

It can be challenging to stay healthy while on vacation. You’re likely adjusting to a new time zone and eating several meals out.

Here are a few tips to make it easier: stay hydrated, choose water over alcoholic drinks, pack your own quality snacks and eat often (to avoid expensive shops and not eat poorly), stretch, eat well, walk or bike more often, eat vitamins, take a good sleep and stay active for a long time.

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An Exiting Journey through our Traditional Cuisine

Get a ‘native cuisine’ package at the discounted price and savor traditional Mediterranean cuisine at any time of the day. Your lunch, dinner and breakfast will be complemented by wonderful views from the chick restaurant at our hotel.

Overlooking the Aegean Sea coastline and the grand beautiful lighthouse – the restaurant celebrates local seafood with a menu of fresh fish, handpicked daily by Executive Chef Andris Vidales, who visits the local seaside fish markets himself.

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Celebrate Your Birthday with the Beach Tent Dining!

A special offer for those who want to celebrate a birthday at the beach at Palmeria – if you love the sound of the sea and the live music and dining outdoors – get a chance to have a tent outdoor celebration! If it’s your birthday, you’ll get the the package halfly discounted!

Step onto the warm shore of the Aegean Sea for a traditional tend dining and get a bit of exotic experience by tasting authentic Egyptian dishes, balanced with fresh and flavorful cuisine of Greece.

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September in Palmeria Hotel

Why September? Because this is a great time with a soft weather and lots of new activities. Moreover, we decrease our rates for rooms in the hotel for September, so you can enjoy the place and the price!

Enjoy the extra time learning things you never knew about your favorite beach! We think you’ll agree the cultural offerings are impressive and intriguing. Not sure where to start? Contact our team and we will direct you!

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