When the mind, body and soul are in need of recharging, it’s time to make your way to an area where you can rid yourself of the stresses and strains of life, even if for a short time. whether you are searching for treatment for an disorder, or just a relaxing getaway, here is a selection of the best Ayurvedic luxury resorts in Kerala that promise holistic wellness within the lap of nature.
Set in the picturesque hamlet of Palakkad, renowned for its dense Pala forests and delightful lakes, this one-of-a-kind Ayurvedic health farm specialises in ancient holistic treatments. Accommodation at this luxury resort is available across villas and suites, all of which are discreetly tucked away amidst sprawling greenery to assure utmost privacy. In its endeavour to promote healthy living, Kairali – The Ayurvedic Healing Village offers treatments that cater to both serious health conditions and modern life-style problems. in addition to consultation with an Ayurvedic doctor, guests can benefit from yoga, meditation and cooking classes organised here.
Location: II/73, Palayamkadu, Palakkad
Set across 10 acres of lush greens amidst the backwaters, Vivanta by Taj – green Cove remains a much sought-after wellness 5-star retreat in Kovalam. indulge in yoga, meditation and Ayurvedic therapies under the guidance of qualified professionals at the hotel’s famed Jiva Spa. Direct beach access and top-notch amenities only heighten the exclusivity of this retreat. Take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, go boating in the lagoon or enjoy a round of golf. not to be forgotten are the restaurants where you can relish native coastal cuisines and an array of regional flavours. whatever your relaxation mantra is, Vivanta by Taj – green Cove is the place to live it out.
Location: G. V. Raja Vattappara Road, Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram
The victory flagship property of CGH Earth, Coconut lagoon offers an authentic Ayurvedic experience amidst nature’s best. set on Vembanad Lake, the property boasts of a restored heritage mansion from the 1800s. The bungalows, with charming architectural motifs, are set across lush lawns backing into quaint canals. each bungalow also comes with the luxury of a personal pool. The green environment form the perfect scenery to the hotel’s Ayurvedic spa, where traditional massages and yoga sessions are offered. Hammocks and cosy nooks dot the property for you to enjoy some me time. The food served at the hotel is fresh and flavorsome owing to locally sourced ingredients. The Coconut lagoon definitely has all the trappings of a restful vacation.
Location: Kumarakom Kottayam, Kavanattinkara, Kumarakom
Having the excellence of being one of ‘most luxurious vacation destinations in the world’, Kumarakom Lake Resort has hosted royalty and celebrities alike. a perfect mix of old-world charm and modern-day comforts, this 5-star haven is tucked away in the elegant backwaters. Although the rooms and suites go well beyond the ordinary, guests also can opt to stay in a floating houseboat. The resort’s healing and heritage retreat, Ayurmana, dates back to a time when it was the home of a family of renowned Ayurvedic practitioners. The legacy of their traditional therapies and practices, preserving every detail, continues on even today in treatments like Pathra, Podala, Sweda, and Ksheeradhara.
Location: Kumarakom North Post, Kottayam
Escape into paradise at Carnoustie Ayurveda wellness Resort in ‘the Venice of the East’—Alleppey. From accommodation to amenities and services, expect nothing but the best at this impressive property. Undeniably, the main attraction at Carnoustie Ayurveda wellness Resort is its wellness centre, Aryavaidyasala. The ultimate renewal destination, the resort combines principles of Ayurveda, naturopathy and yoga to treat medical and life-style conditions ranging from migraines to obesity. All treatments are supported by a specially formulated Ayurvedic diet plan for maximum effectiveness. Whether you’re here for a weekend or a week, you’ll leave feeling sort of a million bucks!
Location: Opp. Chennaveli Church, Mararikulam North