Travel India: 10 Best Beach Resorts in Kerala

Uncle John Ice Cream @ Alleppey beach, Kerala

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When I think of Kerala, the first thought that comes to my mind is the beach. Home to three beautiful beaches, Kerala offers its tourists a complete holiday package. The accompanying luxurious Beach resorts are an amazing highlight of the same.

1. The Leela Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram

With an amazing location on a cliff overlooking the Kovalam shore, The Leela is one of the most popular beaches in Kerala. When here, ensure that you check out on the Duplex Suite, luxurious two-level accommodation with a sea-facing bedroom on the second level.


2. Marari Beach Resort, Mararikulam

Here’s an interesting one, authentic Kerala home experience on offer in this resort on Malabar Coast equipped with a thatched roof. Now you can either get yourself in the deluxe pool villa or opt for a more intimate option with a digitally isolated arrangement.


3. Vivanta by Taj, Bekal

One among the premier beach resorts in Kerala and a popular brand tag to carry around the world, Vivanta by Taj at Bekal resides along Kappil beach. The villas are designed on the lines of Kettuvallam houseboats and a brush of Balinese designs.


4. Niraamaya Retreats Surya Samudra, Kovalam

As the name suggests, Niraamaya Retreats offer several accommodation packages in retreat cottages. These cottages are designed to offer the most realistic experience of traditional Keralite homes, a perfect blend of privacy and accessibility.


5. Bethsaida Hermitage, Thiruvananthapuram

Located in the shade of humongous coconut trees, the Bethsaida Hermitage is one of the few Ayurvedic resorts in the entire state of Kerala. With its own private beach and the Kovalam beach at a short distance, it’s popularity has grown as the perfect getaway.


6. Woodhouse Beach Resort, Varkala

This Ayurvedic spa resort in Kerala features a completely furnished and well-equipped panchakarma theater and a herbal steam bath. It is affordable and does not have drastically high rates as far as the ambiance is concerned and the wooden cottage accommodation it offers. With all the basics covered, one cannot miss out on the Woodhouse Beach Resort.


7. Poovar Island Resort, Trivandrum

With one of the most scenic beach resort locations with Kerala’s famous backwaters on one side and the Arabian Sea on the other, Poovar Island resort is the ideal place to reside and have easy access to the beach. Boat rides to the beach are also offered.


8. Kannur Beach House, Kannur

This beach resort should be the pick for adventure enthusiasts, photographers, and people who are on a meager budget. This economy hotel resort offers affordable packages that have rooms overlooking the sea and the beach. The surrounding area has a varied ecosystem that is home to species that might surprise you like different variety of migratory birds.


9. Turtle on the Beach, Thiruvananthapuram

Designed on the Japanese suite as an inspiration, the Turtle on the Beach is a previous winner of the best 5-star beach resort in Kerala. With an elevated location, each room of the resort is ideal for having an amazing view of the sea.


10. Coconut Bay Beach Resort, Kovalam

This is a boutique Ayurveda resort which lies precisely on the shore of the breathtaking Vizhinjam Beach. The spirit of the Ayurvedic Holiday at Coconut Beach lies in pampering you with the serenity and inner calmness of mind and body,. Together, the place combines the agility of nature with the extraordinary experience of Ayurvedic treatment.


The accommodation in these places is marvelous and assures a good trip. Residing in these lovely beach resorts will enhance each moment of your stay in Kerala.

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