The House of Yesudas located between Vasco House and Santa Cruz Basilica of Fort Kochi was the very house where the Gandharvan Yesudas was born. Every brick of this house has a musical story to tell. The house today is a boutique hotel, yet maintains the classical melody of Yesudas to the heart. This ancestral home, which is now managed by Malayalam film star Dileep under brand of House of Yesudas. The Mango Tree planted by Yesudas Mother in the courtyard still remains and now a star attraction as the house and boutique restaurant The Mango Tree, is built around it. This tree brings life to the atmosphere.
In 50 years, K J Yesudas has sung over 35,000 songs in 14 languages. The 71-year-old veteran was born in Fort Kochi to Augustine Joseph and Alicekutty.