Located close to the renowned beaches of Kovalam in Chowwara is Manaltheeram, an Ayurveda Beach Village. While offering its guests a wide range of Ayurveda therapies, the resort also has an ambience for enjoying the many flavours and fragrances of Kerala. This resort is one of the recipients of the Kerala Tourism Award in the category for 'best one-star hotel.'
Manaltheeram, the Ayurveda Beach Village according to its promoters is an opportunity for its guests to enter the world of holistic healing. It is a veritable abode for Ayurveda and Yoga to reclaim one's physical, mental, spiritual and emotional equilibrium.
Situated near Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala, Manaltheeram is a sister concern of the famous Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort. Located about 9 km from Kovalam and 21 km from Thiruvananthapuram City, this resort on a hillside faces the beach and the vast expanse of the Arabian Sea.
The very speciality of this resort lies in the fact that the whole resort has been designed and built in tune with the natural surroundings. Visitors would certainly appreciate the manner in which the various facilities at the resort coalesce with the surrounding natural settings.
Ayurveda and Yoga
Of course Ayurveda is at the core of Manaltheeram's overall services and functional style. Ayurveda therapies at Manaltheeram are considered effective in treating various conditions such as arthritis, rheumatism, paralysis and many more ailments. These therapies are prescribed by experienced Ayurvedic doctors after thoroughly studying the patient. Some of the regular therapies here include those meant for rejuvenation, slimming, stress management, body immunization and body purification.
The Soma Ayurveda Beauty Clinic here is another option for the guests to understand the time-tested beauty care tips, which were once the sole privilege of the royal families of India.
Besides Ayurveda, guests at Manaltheeram can seek the magical touch of Yoga and meditation, which the guests can learn and practice at Manaltheeram.
Staying at Manaltheeram
Built with eco-friendly materials, the accommodation facilities are designed to merge elegantly with the surroundings at Manaltheeram. Thatched villas, traditional Kerala style houses, garden cottages and deluxe suites offer a variety when it comes to accommodation at Manaltheeram. Most of the rooms come with beautiful gardens and excellent view of the Arabian Sea.
The open-air restaurant at Manaltheeram serves vegetarian dishes and that too about 250 of them, besides raw salads and juices.
Apart from the rejuvenating experiences through Ayurveda and Yoga, guests at Manaltheeram are also kept in a jovial state of mind through cultural performances and other programmes. At Manaltheeram guests get close to aspects of rural life. And yet, it has modern facilities that add to one's comfortable and memorable stay at Manaltheeram.
For reservations, Manaltheeram also takes online booking from its guests.
Manaltheeram Ayurveda Beach Village
Chowwara P.O. South of Kovalam,
Tel: +91 471 2266222
Fax: +91 471 2267611
Mobile: +91 9447766222