There is a common tendency to view home stay as Cheaper accommodation facilities.
There is a common tendency to view home stay as Cheaper accommodation facilities. Homestays should not be mixed with cheaper accommodations as some of the homestays are even more expensive than a star category Hotels/ Resorts. In reality, Home stays are more exclusive and personal and therefore are recommended for those who are looking for a complete indigenous experience beyond the standard amenities and services offered by a regular Hotel/Resort. Homestays expose tourists to local culture, traditions,life style, crafts and indigenous cuisine, So are recommended for those looking for a comprehensive Kerala indigenous experience.
Kerala Homestays are approved by Department of Tourism, Govt of Kerala- under the direct supervision of District Tourism Promotion Counsel ( DTPC) of Which District Collector is the Chairman. The Kerala Homestays are classified with 3 Categories- Diamond star, Golden star & Silver star. Diamond denote the high facility category, then Golden and at last Silver
One of the several fascinating experiences for visitors to Kerala- God’s own country , is without doubt the Home Stays. These are literally home away from home, allowing you to get close with the host family, local life of a Keralite – the community that lives in an area.
Home stays in Kerala offer you one of the most favored way by visitors to enjoy and experience the culture, lifestyle and flavors of the land and its people.