Visit Kerala with the ultimate dream of staying in a heavenly destination that comes straight out of picture books. Experience the mellow mix of beauty and luxury in the chosen luxury restaurants of Kerala and be privileged to be residing in God’s own abode. Live the legendary realms of Kerala’s rich heritage. Spend a few nights in one of the beachfront resorts, or a jungle resort, or a resort on the green hills, or maybe one along the backwaters, or in yet more exotic floating resorts on the backwaters. Each of these will offer an unforgettable experience. Staying in these resorts will give you the opportunity to explore the vivid history of the ancient state through a plethora of cultural experiences. Relish the nights and days amidst Kerala’s graceful, natural beauty. Bask along the calm waters of the Vembanad Lake, in a uniquely designed luxurious houseboat.
Kumarakom Lake Resort
Kumarakom Lake Resort was showcased as “One of the most Luxurious Holiday Destinations in the World” on BBC and that spells ultimate luxury. The resort is set on a widespread 25 acres of coconut groves. The high-end resort offers well-designated villas constructed along the banks of a serene winding pool. This resort is located close to the natural beauty laden Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.
The resort comprises all types of accommodations such as rooms, villas, and suites. Each of these facilities is a perfect blend of Kerala’s traditional architectural charm with luxurious modern amenities. Each of the ‘manas’ that are originally the 16th-century traditional homesteads of Kerala has been reassembled painstakingly and manually by placing each plank and tile. Aesthetically designed courtyards are a common feature to each villa and suites.
The importance of this heritage-rich Kumarakom Lake Resort can be ascertained from the fact that Prince Charles of Wales spent his 65th birthday with Duchess Camilla of Cornwall here. Unwind at the serene backwaters of Kumarakom and enjoy the elaborate and traditional woodwork, authentic mural arts and exquisite antiques. The multi-cuisine restaurant Ettukettu has a huge 115-seat arrangement catering to a milieu of exotic food choices.
Resort Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere, Vayalar
Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere is a premium Resort in Vayalar and a serene, mesmerizing getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life. Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere Vayalar is a luxury five-star hotel located in the midst of the enthralling backwaters of Kerala. It is an iconic depiction of the best of luxurious living in the heart of God’s Own Country. The resort is bestowed with an exotic locale surrounded by widespread charming gardens and a marvelous private lake.
The brightly lit rooms are stacked with state-of-the-art facilities. The sense of opulence marks every corner of the resort and makes it a chosen destination for high-profile business meets and lavish destination weddings.
The guests enjoy the spotlights of gala banquet halls and a plush restaurant cooks up palatable delicacies. Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere lends the perfect charm of Kerala backwaters complete with the gentle soothing breeze and fragrance of tropical vegetation all around. Relax further with the warm hospitality of the resort and the rejuvenating Kerala Ayurveda Spa treatments and go back from a vacation healthier and happier.
Niraamaya Retreats Backwaters & Beyond, Kumarakom
Niraamaya Retreats Backwaters & Beyond is an exclusive and majestic waterfront resort in Kumarakom. The tranquillity of this resort has the power to set your tired mind at rest and heal your bruised heart. This resort has an enviable location cozily perched on the banks of Lake Vembanad amidst eight cool acres of lush tropical gardens. All the 27 luxurious villas of the retreat are designed to seek out the maximum benefit of a lake view.
The living abodes exudes tasteful décor and the meandering pathways gel with the entire natural haven in complete harmony. The towering coconut palms stand as regal witnesses to this living beauty of breezy tropical foliage.
The resort is known for providing abundant privacy, ultimate relaxation, and exhilarating rejuvenation. The lure of the world-class wellness spa steeped in Kerala’s ancient wisdom and health and wellness practices is unparalleled. The large outdoor swimming pool provides enough breathing space to recharge and unwind.
A performance deck to steal the show with live performances and the two gourmet restaurants that please the palates of global guests with regional and international cuisines are a bonus. The constant daily offering of a variety of continental, Chinese, Mughlai, North Indian and traditional Kerala culinary delectable are a journey to foodie bliss.
Vythiri Village Resort, Wayanad
The beautiful resort sits on eight hectares of charming lush green tropical rainforest sparkling with artificial waterfalls. The resort has ultra-luxurious spa facilities and situated four kilometers from Pookode Lake. It is a jungle hideaway with stone-lined pathways, sheltered by a thick canopy of majestic trees adorned with brick-colored cottages, stylish and elegant. The cottages are furnished with every modern amenity. Wake up to the mellifluous melody of a Malabar Whistling Thrush and chirping of myriad feathered creatures.
Swimming at the freshwater pool and the refreshing Ayurvedic spa facilities promise you infinite luxury. The restaurants of Vythriri Village churn out remarkable culinary delights that have their very own flavors. The spicy curries, finger-licking Karimeen Pollichathu, Karimeen Mappas, Appam and Thamarappam, fluffy Idiappams and wide buffet spreads are delicious.
Marari Beach Resort, Mararikulum
Marari Beach is a living, breathing, sprawling resort built across 55 acres manicured garden nestled amidst smiling lotus ponds and whispering coconut groves. The cottages are modeled on the designs of fishermen dwellings of Mararikulam. Feel the perfect balance between traditional and modern. Marari Beach offers simple traditional dishes of the fishermen population pitted side by side with a variety of international cuisines.
The stylish restaurant offers candlelit romantic dinners with live music. Discover the glory of ethnic Kerala cuisine flavored with fragrant spices. The healing touch of Marari Beach extends to a fully equipped ayurvedic center with all benefits of the ancient system of medicine, expert masseuses and regular yoga classes on the beach.