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7 Best Luxury Resorts In Kerala You Ought to Explore

The monsoons are finally here. Indeed, it is an ideal time to visit the lush green land of coconuts and experience its unique ‘greenery’. But, are you confused about the best resorts to stay during your holiday in Kerala? Here are the top 7 luxury resorts that you could consider staying at this monsoon vacation

#1 Neeleshwar Hermitage, Kasargod district:

Neeleshwar Hermitage

For those of you who wish to enjoy the serene and calm Malabar belt, this resort is worth exploring. Situated in Kanhangad, approximately 45 minutes away from Kasargod town, Neeleshwar Hermitage gives you the opportunity of residing in a cottage surrounded by the lush green beauty and the mesmerizing sea.

What are your choices?

You can choose either of the four options – The Garden View Cottage, Pool View Cottage, Private Pool Cottage and the Sea View Cottage. The rooms are for both single and dual occupancy.

Facilities

The holiday package includes free consultation with the in-house Ayurvedic doctor and a Group Yoga session for 45 minutes

Tariff

The rates vary between Rs. 14,000 per night and Rs. 26,000 per night (approximately) with additional taxes.

Location: The resort is a 2.5 hour drive from the Bajpe Airport, Mangaluru, Karntaka. You could, alternatively take a train upto the Kanhangad and resort to another means of transport from the railway station to the resort.

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#2 Vythiri Village Resort, Wayanad:

Wondering if you cherish a hill-station holiday in the northern region of God’s Own Country? Don’t think twice. The Vythiri Village Resort is a destination that could undoubtedly bring you closer to nature.

What are your choices?

Take a plunge and enjoy a wide array of options – from Deluxe room to 360-degree view cottage.

Facilities

This resort offers many facilities that are bound to make your holiday more enjoyable including a kids’ play area, a health club, Ayurveda and Yoga.

Tariff

The rates vary between Rs. 8500 per night to Rs. 38,000 per night (with additional taxes).

Location: The resort is in Wayanad. You could take a bus up to the Wayanad KSRTC bus stand and then consider another means of transport from the bus stand to the resort. Alternatively, you could take a train to Kozhikode and arrange a cab to travel up to the resort, situated approximately two hours away from the railway station.

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#3 The Ravis Resort and Spa, Kadavu, Kozhikode:

This resort, located in one of Kerala’s most popular cities – Kozhikode, offers visitors the hospitality and holiday that they long for.

What are your choices?

Visitors can choose to stay in either a room, a suite or a cottage. There are various sub-categories of for each of these options as well.

Facilities

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast and even use the health club. You could also treat yourselves to a cultural fiesta in the evenings at the resort.

Tariff

The minimum rate for the holiday packages at Ravis Resort and Spa is approximately Rs. 10,000 (including taxes)

Location

The Ravis Resort and Spa, Kadavu is located approximately 7 kilometres from the Kozhikode Railway station and is about 16 kilometres from the Calicut International Airport at Karipur. You could consider making your own transportation arrangements from the railway station or the airport to the resort. However, if you enjoy a bus journey, you could take a bus upto the Kozhikode KSRTC bus stand and avail a cab to the resort.

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#4 Rainforest, Athirapally, Thrissur district:

ainforest, Athirapally

This property located amid the lush green forests of the Sholayar range is worth a visit. Its mind-blowing view of the famous Athirapally Waterfalls as stolen many hearts.

What are your options?

Guests can choose to stay in either of the following types of accommodation:

  1. Luxury suite
  2. Cottages
  3. Premium suite
  4. Tree house
  5. Celestial Rooms

Tariff

The rates for accommodation vary between Rs. 35, 000 and Rs. 65, 000 per night (approximately).

Facilities

You would be able to enjoy the splendid view of the Athirapally Waterfalls from the comfort of your rooms.

Location

The Rainforest is located about one hour away from the KSRTC bus stand, the railway station and the Cochin International Airport. You could consider an alternative means of transport from either of these locations to the resort.

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#5 Kairali – The Ayurveda Healing Village, Palakkad district:

Located in the serene land of Palakkad, this place is bound to rejuvenate your spirits and make you come alive.

What are your choices

Visitors may choose to reside in one of the following villas:

  1. Maharaja Suite
  2. Deluxe Villa
  3. Classic Villa
  4. Royal Villa

Tariff

The rates for accommodation at the resort vary between Rs. 17,000 to Rs. 31, 000 (approximately).

Facilities

You and your family can relish the scent of fresh air during your nature walk as well as attend cooking and Yoga classes held in the premises of the resort. In short, the holiday is bound to bring your closer to nature.

Location

Kairali – The Ayurveda Healing Village is located about two hours away from the Cochin International Airport in Nedumbaseery and is nearly 30 minutes away from the Palakkad Railway station and KSRTC bus stand.

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#6 The Brunton Boatyard, Ernakulam:

brunton resort

This ancient Dutch boatyard, situated in Fort Kochi, has been renovated into a fabulous luxury property, guaranteeing its guests a holiday of a lifetime. The place is indeed ‘Ship-shape’ and has been successful in giving people a peek into Kochi’s history.

What are your choices?

You could enjoy a luxury suite that will allow you to soak in the sea-breeze and enjoy a soft-drink as you breathe in some fresh air while standing on the balcony.

Tariff

The rates vary between Rs. 9000 and Rs. 20,000 (including taxes) per night.

Facilities

The resort is surrounded by popular venues for various cultural programmes. Hence, guests may treat themselves to an interesting showcase of some of Kerala’s ancient art forms.

Location

The Brunton Boatyard is situated in Fort Kochi, approximately 12 kilometres from the Ernakulam South Railway Station and is about an hour away from the Cochin International Airport at Nedumbassery. You could consider resorting to an alternative means of transport from either of the locations to The Brunton Boatyard. Alternatively, you could avail the ferry that cater to Fort Kochi from other islands in the district. It is reasonable too!

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#7 The Zuri Kumarakom Kerala Resorts and Spa, Kottayam District:

The Zuri Kumarakom Kerala Resorts and Spa

Yearning to be closer to Kerala’s literary capital? Look no further. The Zuri Kumarakom Kerala Resorts and Spa is ideal for those who wish to enjoy a fine blend of backwaters and books.

What are your choices?

Visitors may choose to stay in either of the four rooms:

  1. The Zuri Room
  2. The Zuri Deluxe Room
  3. The Zuri Cottage
  4. The Zuri Presidential Pool Village

Tariff

The minimum rate for accommodation, per night, is approximately Rs. 9000 (with additional taxes).

Facilities

You could treat yourselves to a unique Ayurvedic experience at the resort’s spa as well as relish the flavours of Kerala’s quintessential cuisine.

Location

The Zuri Kumarakom Kerala Resort and Spa is located about 30 minutes away from Kottayam’s railway station and public bus stand. It is about two-and-a-half hours from the Cochin International Airport at Nedumbassery. You could for a cab from either of the locations to the resort.

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So, what are you waiting for? Plan smart and enjoy God’s Own Country to the fullest.

Note: Some resorts have provisions that cater to central and state government employees. Contact the hotel’s management for details in this regard.

One thought on “7 Best Luxury Resorts In Kerala You Ought to Explore
  • Agness of eTramping
    5/5

    Wow! These resorts are so magnificent and definitely worth visiting! I fell in love with each one of these places!

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