How do you like the idea of living by the sides of one of India's longest lakes, right in the middle of the lush beauty of Kerela? Surrounded by water on three sides, the stay at Vembanad House will give you a taste of heaven, for this place is indeed an exquisite home in a breathtaking surroundings. Besides an utterly comfortable stay, you get a chance to experience the authentic Kerala lifestyle, traditional food and be one with nature. The house itself is eight decades old and built as per ancient Kerala architecture and the hosts have kept the essence intact over the years. They also strongly support responsible tourism and preservation of what remains in our hands, they live simply but their hospitality is nothing short of gracious! You can spend time cooking with them, or fishing with the locals, walking through the paddy fields that surround the house, take a house boat ride, get ayurvedic massage from some local experts or just sit and stare at the foliage which opens up to the lake... And while you find out the season's rates and facilities, do ask the hosts if they can arrange night fishing for you to catch some seafood!