About CASINO – 11 Bed room Luxury Houseboat – Biggest Houseboat in Kerala
Brief Summary about Casino Houseboat.
CASINO – a luxury 11 Bed room house boat is the biggest houseboat in Alleppey or Kumarakom as on 15 May 2017.
The boat is having a total of 11 rooms out of which 10 rooms are on the ground floor and 1 bed room is on the top floor. The main entrance to the boat is from the front where a small glass covered lobby fully air conditioned with sofa is placed. Those who do not want to proceed to top floor can use this area for sightseeing. There is a corridor available from lobby to end of the boat. Both sides of this corridor have bed rooms with attached bathrooms. All bed rooms are fully furnished with attached bath room, a glass window, cable TV etc.
There is an elevator available at the end of the corridor to go to top floor of the boat. The boat is having a full top floor which is fully glass covered and air-conditioned. One can have a good view of the backwaters when it makes a trip through the river and canals from the top floor. An open kitchen and dining table is placed on the top floor.
This boat is very idle for group bookings. It’s not necessary that one need to book all the 11 rooms. The operators claim that this boat is available for booking with a minim of 5 rooms and remaining rooms will not be given go any other guests. Though the boat is luxury category one can also opt to book as Dlx boat. The difference between Dlx and Luxury is, in case of Dlx full time ac is not available but when book as luxury, one can get a different menu and full time ac
Casino Houseboat – Biggest Houseboat for Conference & Meetings.
Casino is the biggest houseboat as of now in Alleppey or Kumarakom. It can accommodate 350 persons on theater style and 100 in a round table. There is enough space available to place a big TV or projector for presentation. The houseboat is already equipped with PA system which is an added advantage for those looking for a good conference or meetings in Houseboat. The roof of the top floor is 8ft height compared to all other houseboat having 7ft.
This boat is idle for all type of recreational activities like parties, get together, group tours etc.
Location –The boat is docked and operating from Starting Point jetty in Alleppey.
Sightseeing Route –It start trip from starting point jetty and make a trip of Alleppey backwaters. The boat can cover a different route apart from Alleppey, according to choice of the guest but it may cost more.
- This is the only boat which can provide lunch with seating for 200 adults.
- Idle for big group day tours. This boat can accommodate 350 adults at a time.
- Best houseboat for corporate conference or meeting.
Negative aspects of the Boat
- The bed rooms are small, the bed size is 5 x 6 only and there is no space for an extra bed.
- Family having 2 children needs to take 2 rooms instead of one room and 1 extra bed.
- This boat can make a trip through bigger canals only.
- Always recommend to book this boat with full time ac.