Poovar Island Resort is a premium Luxury retreat situated on a backwater island overlooking backwaters, Estuary and beach with an expance view of Arabian Sea at Poovar, Kerala. Retreat has 86 cottages offering a range of accommodation options. 56 rooms can be used as triples. The bathrooms of their well appointed beach hotel in Kerala come with Jacuzzis, bathtubs or rain showers. 48 rooms offers a hammock in the balcony.
86 rooms comprises 44 Superior Land Cottages, 18 Ayurveda Village Cottages, 08 Premier Deluxe Rooms, 12 Floating Cottages & 04 Delux Floating Cottages, making for exceptional choices of Kerala accommodation.
Poovar Island Resort have an exclusive Ayurvedic treatment and rejuvenation center. ‘Poovar Ayurveda Center and Hospital Pvt Ltd’ – with all the facilities and a medicinal ´Herbarium´– providing effective and long-term benefits of Ayurveda.
Highlights of Ayurveda Village at Poovar Island Resort:
6,000 square foot centre with 13 treatment rooms
3 rooms with steaming facilities
2 full-time doctors
12 female and 8 male therapists
8 Superior Ayurveda Land Cottages
2 Ayurveda Suites
4 Ayurveda floating cottages
Specialized restaurant serving Ayurveda cuisine
In-house herbal & vegetable garden
Offers Ayurveda, yoga & meditation
Access to a swimming pool
Poovar Ayurveda Village Retreat offers treatments such as:
And also other required treatments.
Usually offered general Ayurvedic Therapies here are:
Abhyangam (Massage), Anjanam, Kizhi (Poultice), Chavutti Thirummal (Kalari foot Massage), Dhara, Elakizhi, Dhanyamla Dhara, Karna Pooranam, Kashaya Dhara, Kashaya Vasthy, Kati Vasthi, Ksheera Dhara, Ksheera Dhoomam, Lekhaneeyam, Lepanam, Marmabhyamngam (Marma Massage), Mukha Lepam, Netra Prakshalanam, Netra Tharpanam, Njavara Kizhi, Padabhyangam, Pichu, Pizhichil, Podi Kizhi (Choorna Swedam), Sarvanga Dhara, Shiro Lepam, Shiroabhyangam, Siro Dhara, Sirovasthi, Sneha Panam, Swedana (Steambath), Thakra Dhara, Thalam (Thalapothichil), Udwarthanam, Upanaha sweda, Uro Vasthi, Yoni Prakshalanam.
Total number of rooms: 86
Trivandrum (TRV) 22 kms
Nearby Train Station:
Thiruvananthapuram (TVC) 22 Kms,
The resort can be accessed by road from all surrounding towns.
Thiruvananthapuram 22 kms, Kanyakumari 75 Kms, Kollam 120 Km, Alappuzha 200 Kms, Kochi 260 kms,
Poovar beach & Backwaters, Adimalathura Beach, Chowara Beach, Vizhinjam Lighthouse (14 Km), Lighthouse Beach (14 km), Kovalam Beach (15 km), Padmanabhaswami Temple (28 Kms), Thripparappu waterfalls (35 kms), Adi Keshava Perumal Temple (35 kms)
Possible Day tours:
Poovar Backwaters Cruise, Kuthira Malika (30 kms), Padmanabhaswamy Temple (30 kms), Thiruvananthapuram Zoo ( 32 Kms), Aruvikkara (27 kms), Neyyar Dam (42 kms), Napier Museum (33 kms), Thripparappu waterfalls (35 kms), Adi Keshava Perumal Temple (35 kms), Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwanthari Ashram (42 kms), Crocodile Rehabilitation and Research Centre (42 kms), Bird watching in Ponmudi (70 kms), Jatayu Nature Park (80 kms), Kanyakumari (70 kms)