Agastya Ayurveda Garden
The backwater stretches of Thiruvananthapuram welcome travelers to the quiet ambiance of the Agastya Ayurveda Garden, a three-star resort located at a distance of 16 kilometers from Trivandrum Airport. The boutique resort, an Indo-Swiss joint venture, is a real paradise. You’ll find luxury within the well furnished interiors of over 27 rooms spread over an expanse of 50,000 square meters. Let your body relax with one of the Ayurvedic therapies that are offered at their massage parlor, or relax within the comforting walls of the natural bungalows overlooking the Arabian sea.
Address and telephone number: TC 18/153 (9), Kunnapuzha Road, Plavila, Aramada P.O, Thirumala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, +91-471-3043333, 6452092
Bio Veda Hill Resort
Bio Veda Hill Resort, located in Kovillūr, is the perfect getaway from the city bustle offering beautiful views of the Agastya Mountains. The property features seven traditionally styled bungalows where you can enjoy a simple and comfortable stay amidst tranquil surroundings. Featuring distinct cottages, some with air conditioning and some without, the resort is equipped to welcome families. Located about six kilometers away from the Lion Safari Park, the resort is popular among wildlife enthusiasts. The place is also relatively close to the Neyyar Dam making it easy for travelers to go out sightseeing.
Address and telephone number: Kalipara, Neyyar Dam Road, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695572, India, +91- 9645864754
Varkala Marine Palace
Kerala is a blessed land brimming with a rich biodiversity and incredible natural sites like its exotic beaches. Following an ecological philosophy, the Varkala Marine Palace provides an opulent lodging experience in an old heritage styled resort set in a scenic natural expanse. The exclusive resort offers a variety of accommodation options with its 18 comfortable rooms that are beautifully furnished. You can choose to reside in a high-end apartment suite or in their standard traditional wooden cottages. The terrace restaurant, which serves a globally inspired menu, provides a wonderful dining environment.
Address and telephone number: Papanasam Beach, Janardhanapuram, Varkala, Trivandrum, Kerala 695141, India, +91-47-02603204
Manaltheeram Ayurveda Beach Village
If you feel called by the Arabian Sea, book a comfortable stay at the Manaltheeram Ayurveda Beach Village, a resort that specializes in holistic healing. One of the finest boutique hotels in Trivandrum, the place is famous for its antique décor, its ayurvedic treatments and its eco-friendly philosophy. Offering standard rooms, cottage rooms and Kerela-styled homes, this is the best place to stay if you’re looking for absolute serenity. Some of the rooms have breathtaking views of the sea and some others allow guests to enjoy the warmth of a lush garden. In this resort guests can also sample wholesome organic dishes.
Address and telephone number: Chowara P.O., South of Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695501, India, +91-47-12266222
Graceful Home Stay
Graceful Home Stay is a colonial styled modern home nestled atop Philips Hill overlooking a wide expanse of coconut palm trees, located approximately five kilometers away from the Airport. Featuring four fully furnished bedrooms, this boutique hotel provides a unique accommodation experience for those who prefer an intimate stay. The retreat has a beautiful garden with huge mahogany trees and a rich variety of endemic flowers that add to its beauty. The security and quietness of the place will make guests feel at home.
Address and telephone number: PHRA 20-21, Philip’s Hill, Pothujanam Road Kumarapuram Trivandrum, Kerala 695011, India, +91-47-12444358