The state of Kerala is home to Ayurvedic practices that go back centuries. For your next holiday, why not head to the southern state and indulge in a rejuvenating experience? Here is a list of the best Ayurvedic resorts in Kerala.
Taj Bekal Resort & Spa, Bekal
This luxury hotel has rooms inspired by the traditional houseboats of Kerala. The famous Jiva Spa on the property offers authentic Ayurvedic treatments ranging from massages to yoga sessions.
Price: INR 27,484++
Address: Kappil Beach, Thekkekara, Bekal
Windflower Resorts & Spa Vythiri, Wayanad
The resort is located in the lush hills of Wayanad. Emerge, the award-winning spa at the hotel is perfect for rejuvenation treatments. For your stay, choose from their suites and villas.
Price: INR 7,608++
Address: Annapoorna Estate, Survey No. 40/ 2B, Resurvey No. 330/1, Vythiri Taluk, Achoornam
The River Retreat, Thrissur
The River Retreat once used to be the summer palace of the Maharajas of Cochin. The hotel has cottages and rooms to stay in. The fully equipped ayurvedic spa offers treatments and programmes based on ancient knowledge.
Price: INR 4,200++
Address: Palace Road, Cheruthuruthy, Thrissur District
Somatheeram Ayurveda Village, Kovalam
This property is located inside an Ayurveda hospital, so you can rest assured they know their treatments. Somatheeram has tropical gardens, a beachfront, and quaint cottages as well as rooms. Choose from different Ayurvedic packages based on your needs.
Price: INR 5,188++
Address: Chowara, PO, Kovalam
Elephant Pass Ayurveda and Yoga Retreat, Kodanad
An eco-friendly resort and retreat that offers several traditional treatments and packages designed to rejuvenate you. Located close to Kochi, they have humble rooms and cottages to stay in and a cafe for guests.
Price: INR 2,650++
Address: Behind Elephant Kraal, Kodanad
The Nattika Beach Ayurveda Resort, Thrissur
A 90-minute drive from Cochin International Airport, this hotel is located on the shores of Nattika Beach. On the property, you can avail traditional ayurvedic treatments by doctors and dietitians.
Price: INR 13,500++
Address: Nattika Beach P.O, Nattika, Thrissur
Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village, Palakkad
Situated at the foot of the Western ghats, this retreat has villas in the lap of nature. Choose from their various treatment packages that are designed for spiritual healing and physical well-being.
Price: INR 27,312++
Address: III/73, Palayamkadu P.O. - Olassery Kodumbu
Spice Village – CGH Earth, Thekkady
CGH Earth’s Spice Village has elegant cottages with a minimal vibe. The property’s ayurvedic centre has programmes that are designed to unwind and nourish the body and soul.
Price: INR 18,999+
Address: Kottayam - Kumily Rd, Thekkady
Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort, Alleppey
This wellness resort is located in the Mararikkulam region of Alleppey. The picturesque property offers everything from anti-ageing programmes to immunity rejuvenation packages. Stay in their pool villas or houseboats.
Price: INR 23,600++
Address: Opp. Chennaveli Church, Mararikulam, Chennaveli, Chethy, State Highway 66, Perunneermangalam, Mararikkulam North
Cardamom County by Xandari, Thekkady
This property is nestled in the hills of Thekkady. Choose to stay in their cottages or suites. Ayura, the ayurvedic spa, is certified by the state government so you can expect authentic treatments and programmes.
Price: INR 10,620++
Address: Kumily Thekkady Rd, Thekkady, Kumily
Kumarakom Lake Resort, Kumarakom
This luxury resort is right by the banks of Lake Vembanad. Ayurmana is their heritage spa which is housed in a 200-year-old home. Stay in their villas with private pools, or houseboats.
Price: INR 38,350++
Address: North Post, Vayitharamattom, Kumarakom
Punnamada Resort, Alappuzha
The 10-acre property is situated by Vembanad Lake. They boast a certified ayurvedic centre that offers rejuvenation packages and yoga sessions. Stay in their houseboats or villas.
Price: INR 10,030++
Address: Punnamada, Finishing Point, Alappuzha