Getting married anytime soon and on the lookout for a perfectly romantic honeymoon getaway? Well, you have come to the right place. One of the top honeymoon destinations of newly-wed couples is, Kerala, we tell you why!

Kerala is a treasure chest of natural marvels that features palm-fringed beaches, lush green plantations, and pristine backwaters. And the best way to experience the magic of these serene backwaters is by booking a houseboat stay in Alleppey.

Fortunately for you, we have done our homework and made things easier for you. So let’s go through some of the best options for stays in a houseboat in Alleppey that you can choose from to make your honeymoon more special.  


Best Honeymoon Houseboats of Alleppey


Lakes and Lagoon

Best Kerala Backwater tour

 With a Gold star rating, this houseboat company offers one of the best honeymoon houseboats stays in Alleppey. The houseboat glides through the tranquil backwaters providing for a memorable experience. It is luxuriously equipped, keeping in mind your comfort. The houseboat features an open lounge for you to spend a relaxing time with your partner and admire the quiet surroundings as you traverse on this floating paradise. It also includes a kitchenette which is well-stocked. Also, a guide accompanies you on your tour to enlighten you about the various sightseeing attractions.

 ·       What’s Special?: Village walks, kayaking, canoeing

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 10000 per night for a couple


Minar de lake is one of the most delightful options for houseboat stays in Alleppey. This elegantly designed houseboat is no less than a floating palace cruising through the backwaters of Alleppey, also called Venice of the East. Its well-furnished suites boast of aesthetic interiors that cater to the requirements of the newly-wed couples. The houseboat comes equipped with a lounge and onboard facilities which include live performances of traditional art forms like Kathakali, Bharatnatyam, and other classical music upon prior request so you always stay entertained.

·       What’s Special?: Board games and reading corner (upon request)

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 28500 per night for a couple



    Spice Coast Cruises


Spice Coast Cruises make your stay in honeymoon houseboat in Kerala worthwhile with its calm and laid-back vibes. You get to journey upon a “Kettuvalam” which is the traditional houseboat that used to transport rice and spices for many decades. The houseboat takes you to some of the best beaches along the Malabar where you get a chance to observe the local lifestyle of the natives along the coast. The houseboat treats you with tantalizing local cuisines and is a favorite among the guests.


·       What’s Special?: Temple tours and yoga sessions

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 22000 per night for a couple



 RKV houseboats are right at the top of the list when it comes to providing a satisfying and luxurious experience to the honeymoon couples. With its spacious bedrooms and additional sit out areas, it becomes the perfect retreat for honeymooners and makes for the perfect honeymoon houseboat accommodation in Kerala. It is well-equipped with all the onboard facilities to keep you safe. As the premium houseboat glides along the brackish backwaters of Kuttanad, you can’t help but get enchanted by the abundant beauty of the scenes around you.


·       What’s Special?: Scuba diving and bicycle rentals on site

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 12000 per night for a couple


Angel Queen Houseboats is one of the most spectacular choices for houseboat stays in Alleppey. It comes with all the state-of-the-art facilities combined with breathtaking views right from the comfort of your rooms. The honeymooners can choose from the different accommodation styles that include Standard, Deluxe or Premium stay options. Apart from the exotic interiors of the houseboat, it is also a hot favorite among the honeymoon couples because of its packages that include local sightseeing attractions, snake boat race competitions, and visit to the grandiose churches depending upon the package you choose.

·       What’s Special?: Motorboat cruise, temple visits, kayaking

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 10000 per night for a couple


Punnamada Houseboat Nova Houseboats are what you should pick as your honeymoon houseboat accommodation in Kerala if you wish to witness the surreal views of the otherwise inaccessible rural Kerala and what it has to offer. The awe-inspiring views of the environ in the company of your loved one are sure to make your honeymoon more remarkable. You can also enjoy a leisurely stroll by the riverside into the village as you cruise along the villages tucked into pockets of greenery. Delectable cuisines served on the houseboat are like the cherry on the cake enhancing your honeymoon experience.

·       What’s Special?: Romantic dining and nature walks

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 13000 per night for a couple


 Welcome Cruise Houseboats are one of the most popular choices for houseboat stays in Alleppey as they allow the honeymooners to enjoy the diverse terrain that Kerala has to offer and get the hands-on experience of its celestial beauty. It features tastefully decorated and furnished bedrooms that cater to your comforts. The houseboat is eco-friendly and made up of bamboo poles and coconut fibers which give it a very homely and simple feel. You are taken through lagoons and canals which gives you the opportunity to see the local culture too.


·       What’s Special?: Motorboats, shikara rides and canoeing

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 19000 per night for a couple



8.     Honeymoon Houseboat

Well, the name says it all. Keeping the honeymoon couples in mind, the honeymoon houseboat caters exclusively to the newly-weds and is designed especially to meet their fancies. The 5-star luxury houseboat comes with an upper-deck where you can spend some loving moments with your better half and enjoy the solitude. It has fully air-conditioned suites that also boast of a Jacuzzi where you can unwind and relax. This honeymoon houseboat accommodation in Kerala with its attention for privacy is a popular choice among the honeymoon travelers.


·       What’s Special?: Candlelight dinner, fully glass-walled private living area, special honeymoon cake

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 18000 per night for a couple

9.     Xandari Houseboats

Xandari River Escapes Houseboats sail across the Vembanad Lake and docks in the evenings making it one of the best honeymoon houseboats stays in Alleppey. It comprises of grandeur suites with a balcony that allow you to enjoy the mesmerizing views of the Lake. The houseboat makes pit stops at the villages as it courses through the tranquil backwaters so you can get down and enjoy a scenic walk with your loved one and take home memories that you will cherish for the rest of your lives.  

 Xandari Houseboat

·       What’s Special?: Canoe excursion, fishing, magical views of paddy fields

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 22000 per night for a couple



Evergreen houseboats are mini mobile cottages that are one of the most magnificent honeymoon houseboat accommodation stay in Kerala offering the perfect escape for the love birds. Orientation towards the service quality places this houseboat at the top of its game. It has all the modern amenities including spacious rooms with wide windows, a personalized kitchenette, a sit out and a sundeck. The graceful interiors of the houseboat are sure to leave you amazed and feel right at home.

 Evergreen Houseboat Evergreen Houseboat

·       What’s Special?: Luxury accommodation and rustic interiors

·       Approximate Tariff: INR 9000 per night for a couple

 These are some of our top suggestions for houseboat stay in Kerala. If houseboat stays fascinate you, feel free to get in touch with The Travel Planners for the best deals on honeymoon houseboat accommodations in Kerala. We will ensure that you have a dazzling experience with your better half.