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VOYE HOMES River Whisper is a Lake view resort located in the picturesque village of Kongorpilly, just 12 kms from the city of Kochi, this four-bedroom kochi homestay is a Diamond Category Homestay approved by the Department of Tourism, Kerala. This Lakeside Villa in Kochi which is apt for families and larger groups overlooks the serene Periyar River making it a picturesque homestay. Promising guests the simple joys of life, the homestay comes with a full-length river frontage, sprawling lawns with outdoor seating, and the natural vibe of a village ecosystem teeming with friendly people and diverse birdlife. In short, an ideal getaway to experience the famed elements of Kerala’s hospitality, within your comfort zone. Come discover how true leisure can be more than a one-time experience, for you and your family. You can go the extent that you can with your creative mind and track down awesome of choices to make your Kerala trip materialize with a long period of recollections and undertakings to anticipate. The backwaters of Kerala are an ideal spot to loosen up amidst influencing palm trees and flavor manors. Absorb the smell of espresso and go on an evening walk investigating the tropical scene of Kerala. Track down all the data about agreeable kochi homestays or extravagant houseboats on this Kerala trip blog for a merry get-away in this southern excellence.
Tariff for full property: INR 12,000 (up to 08 people)
We are undertaking every possible preventive measure to ensure the safety of our guests. All our holiday homes are integrating into a COVID FREE environment by implementing hospital kind security systems and sanitation methods.
Our holiday homes are the better options for social distancing instead of jam-packed hotels.
✓ Contactless Check-in
✓ Temperature Screening
✓ Sanitization and Disinfection after every checkout
✓ Sufficient Gap between 2 Bookings
✓ Trained Caretakers on COVID 19 SOP
✓ Emergency Medical Kit
Our priority is safety for all. As a mandate, we request all guests to submit an RT-PCR negative certificate taken within 72 hours of Check-in or the First dose COVID vaccination certificate download from the COWIN website.
• Island Hiking • Village walk • Cycling • Local Shop • Traditional home • Traditional lunch • Wonderful Clam shell Craft • Milking of cow • Evening snacks • Tuk-tuk • Coconut leaf weaving • Traditional mixing and Grinding Equipment’s • Toddy tapping • Traditional Kerala Cuisines • Sweets.
• Kayaking • Boating • Non-Motorised boat building units • Mangrove Forest • Go with the fishermen to see how they pluck oysters • Perumbalam Jangar journey • Fishing with traditional methods • Kochi lake visit.
• Fish • Crab • Prawns • Karimeen (Pearl spot fish) • Squid • Oyster • Mussels • Chicken • Mutton, etc.
Activities may cost additional charges and are subject to availability.
VOYE HOMES River Whisper can be accessed through Kochirika - Chirayam road. Nearest airport is Cochin International Airport which is 19.00 km away and the nearest railway station is Aluva Railway Station which is 08.00 kms from our villa. The nearest major city is Kochi and bus station is Kongorpilly. Private buses, taxis, jeeps and tuk-tuks are available for commuting. VOYE HOMES River Whisper is just 12.00 km away from Edappally and the private road condition to property from the main road is narrow and moderate.
Kochi - 12.00 km
Kakkanad - 15.00 km
Landmark: Kochirika - Chirayam road, Edappally, Kochi
✔ Normal check-in and check-out time is 01.00 PM to 11.00 AM. Any changes should be informed to us. Early check-in and late check-out options are available depending on the availability and we may charge an additional charge.
✔ Please read our Terms and Conditions page in our portal before reservation.
✔ VOYE HOMES is a branded holiday home network. These are someone's second home, hence do not expect any hotel kind luxury and services in our holiday homes.
✔ Mentioned price is for 02 people in a room. However, 01 more extra persons can be allowed in a room with an additional charge of INR 650.00 per person with additional mattresses.
✔ We serve home made meals here with limited menu. Please inform caretaker about your food preferences and food timings well in advance.
✔ We do not confirm any booking without receiving 50% advance payment. VOYE HOMES has all rights to refuse check-in if there is any due.
✔ All guests should submit an e-check in form prior to arrival. We do not allow any guests to check-in without submitting their check-in form.
✔ Inform us your food preferences prior to arrival.
✔ Gambling, Contraband, Prostitution, Weapons, Explosives, Flammable objects, Poisons, Drugs, Dangerous Animals, and Loud music are strictly prohibited on villa/resort premises.
✔ This is a holiday home, hence do not expect any hotel kind luxury here.
✔ As per govt guidelines, all guests should submit first dose COVID-19 vaccination certificate or RT-PCR Negative certificate taken prior to 72 hours of check-in.
Can I book only one room, or do I need to book the entire Property?
Yes, you can book the entire property or either 2 rooms.
How many people are allowed in a cottage with in this price?
Mentioned price is for 02 people in 1 room, however 01 more extra persons can be accommodated in a room with extra mattresses. We charge 650.00 per extra person
What is mean by maximum occupancy mentioned in your website?
Maximum occupancy is the total accommodating capacity of the property with extra mattresses. Maximum 12 people can accomodate.
Is Driver and/or House-Help accommodation available?
Yes, Driver and/or House-Help accommodation is available now
Is parking available onsite or nearby?
Yes, Secured Parking is available on site.
Is this home couple-friendly?
Yes, we allow adult couples with local ID proof.
Can I reserve your place for special functions such as an engagement ceremony, a small wedding ceremony or a birthday party, etc?
Yes, we do allow small events/photoshoots at the villa, subject to Home Owner's approval. If you wish to book our home for functions/shoots, please send a message to the host on our website or send us an email email@example.com
Is this home senior citizen friendly?
Yes, it is a senior citizen friendly home.
Is outside food allowed? Are we allowed to cook ourselves?
Guests (only available for families) are allowed to access the kitchenette now as per COVID-19 protocol. Outside food is not allowed.
Do you allow us to stock things in your fridge?
Yes, you can use the fridge in the kitchen to store food/beverages.
Is there an aquaguard for drinking water supply? Do we need to carry our Mineral Water bottles or are these readily available at your villa?
We provide 01 mineral water bottle for free and extra bottles with additional charges.
Is Alcohol allowed?
Yes, alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. There is ice stocked in the fridge. For extra ice required, guests may need to pay charges to procure ice from outside.
Are meals provided onsite? What are the charges?
All Meals are provided onsite at extra cost. For your convenience, Please inform your food preference, food timings to the caretaker in advance.
What is the type of cuisine served?
We provide traditional Kerala style cuisines (Veg and Non-Veg) • Fish • Chicken • Mutton • Veg • Seafood (Subject to availability)
Can I pay the caretaker some extra money and request the Cook to prepare fish or chicken dishes for us?
Yes, but charged extra at cost. Please do inform the caretaker in advance to make arrangements.
What is the cancellation policy?
Days before check-in date when we receive your notice to cancel
30 days prior to check-in date
20% of the booking amount
20 days prior to check-in date
30% of the booking amount
10 days prior to check-in date
50% of the booking amount
05 days prior to check-in date
70% of the booking amount
Below 05 days prior to check-in date
GST at applicable rates will be charged on these cancellation fee.
Can I pay 50% now and pay the remaining 50% closer to the date?
Yes, you can pay 50% now and the next 50% before 02 days of check-in.
How can I make a payment?
Once you have chosen your dates and your booking has been accepted, you will receive a payment link where the payment can be processed. In case you're unable to make an online payment through the link, you could also deposit the cash in our bank account directly. We also offer other options like PayTM, NEFT/IMPS or UPI.
How can I make payments onsite, at the home?
Meals have to be pre-booked for your convenience. Other items procured extra, like extra ice, meals, or cold drinks etc have to settled at the site in cash.
What can we do for fun around the property?
Kayaking, Cycling, Village walk, boating, canoeing are available with additional charges.
Are there water bodies nearby (such as a pond/ river/ lake etc)?
Yes, this is a lakeside villa.
Do you allow loud music?
We do not provide a music system, however, given the location of our home, guests are requested not to play loud music but rather enjoy the quiet and peace of the estate.
Is smoking / alcohol consumption permitted?
Yes, smoking is allowed but strictly not inside the room. If you wish to smoke, please do so outside in the garden/lawn area. Alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. We do not encourage late-night revelry or loud music.
What are the Check-in & Check-out timings? May I request for late check-outs or an early check-in?
Normal check-in and check-out time is 01.30 PM to 11.00 AM. Any changes should be informed to us. Early check-in and late check-out options are available depending on the availability and we may charge an additional charge.
What formalities are needed during check-in and check-out?
As required by law, all adults have to provide their government-approved Photo IDs (that clearly show their residential address) at the time of Check-in. Your co-operation is of utmost importance to us.
Are we allowed to access all areas?
Yes, you can use all areas inside the property.
Is there a security guard / watchman?
There is a caretaker at the Home.
Is the property properly fenced? Is there a boundary wall?
Yes, our home has a wall, surrounding the premises.
Is there a First-aid kit available at your Home?
Yes, we do have a first-aid kit (free), sanitary pads (with additional charge) onsite.
Is there Internet/ 3G/ WiFi connection available onsite?
We offer free wifi. There is adequate mobile network connectivity for all networks.
Does the villa face frequent power outages? Are there any invertors or gensets to address this issue?
Yes, we have a power backup in case of rare occasions of power failure.
Do you provide toiletries and bath towels?
Yes, we provide toiletries like soap, shampoo and toilet paper. We also provide towels.
Is the Home air-conditioned?
Yes, all 04 rooms are air conditioned.