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    Spa area of the Niraamaya Retreats Surya Samudra - one of the best beach resorts in Kerala

    Popular for its backwaters, Kerala’s bounty has much more to offer—from houseboats to hill stations to tea gardens to stunning beaches. Taking the beautiful experience a step ahead is the dash of luxury added by exotic beach resorts while you are visiting Kerala. These resorts ensure the best of hospitality to tourists who are here for a vacation. Extremely popular with couples, they offer the most romantic and soothing experience at Kerala’s gorgeous beaches.

    1. Vivanta by Taj, Bekal

    Poolside restaurant at Vivanta by Taj - one of the best beach resorts in Kerala

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    A holiday-seekers paradise, Vivanta by Taj at Bekal kisses the Kappil beach in verdant surroundings. It is a retreat with stylish Kettuvallam houseboat style villas. With a touch of Balinese design, this name among the best beach resorts in Kerala guarantees relaxation as well as adventure.

    What’s special: Rejuvenation at the Jiva Grande Spa, kayaking, boating, fishing or simply lazing around on the beach.

    Suggested suite: Deluxe Delight offers ultimate luxury with a spacious courtyard and a plunge pool.

    Tariff: INR 7,800 per night onwards

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    2. The Leela Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram

    Infinity pool at the Leela Kovalam puts it among the best beach resorts in kerala

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    The Leela, Kovalam is located on a cliff that overlooks the spectacular Kovalam shoreline. A popular beach resort in Kerala, it offers luxury at its best. Almost every facility here overlooks the sea and every experience is in the company of pristine blue waters and dazzling sunsets.

    What’s special: Gourmet restaurants, the Tides located right on the beach, and the Rooftop Sky bar.

    Suggested suite: Duplex Suite; it is an exquisite two level accommodation—a living room and a balcony on one level and a large sea-facing bedroom on the other.

    Tariff: INR 8,500 per night onwards

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    3. Niraamaya Retreats Surya Samudra, Kovalam

    Niraamaya Retreats Surya Samudra in Kovalam is another popular name among the private beach resorts in Kerala

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    Niraamaya Retreats, Kovalam is a pretty cluster of 31 heritage cottages offering a veritable experience of traditional Keralite homes. It has easy access to two unspoilt beaches and provides the privacy one craves for while staying at the Kerala beach resorts.

    What’s special: This beach resort in Kerala is an ideal tranquil getaway for those who relish the sounds of oceanic waves at night.

    Suggested suite: The Octagon—a traditional Kerala stone house with its own private sun deck looking over the Arabian sea and unique open-to-air rain shower baths.

    Tariff: INR 9,000 per night onwards

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    4. Bethsaida Hermitage, Thiruvananthapuram

    Bethsaida Hermitage is a good option if you are looking for a good beach resort in Kerala

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    Barely visible through a slew of coconut trees, Bethsaida Hermitage is a pleasure to behold and experience. Perched on a hill with its own private beach, it is one of the best Ayurvedic beach resorts in Kerala. The Kovalam beach is just a short tuk-tuk ride away from here.

    What’s special: Ubiquitous Ayurveda treatments, authentic Kerala cuisine at its fine restaurant, and Indian classical dance and music performances.

    Suggested suite: Kottaram house; the rooms are in a hexagonal building at a height that offers excellent views of the beach. It has a unique double–tiered self-ventilating roof system which ensures cooling at all times.

    Tariff: INR 18,000 per night onwards

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    5. Marari Beach Resort, Mararikulam

    A serene view of the Marari Beach resort in Mararikulam

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    Get a feel of real Kerala in this thatched roof resort on the Malabar coast. Their motto is to let the guests relax to the fullest. If you want a digital detox, they also arrange a no-TV-and-no-gadget holiday. Marari Beach Resort is among the best resorts in Kerala for family for a beach vacation.

    What’s special: Al fresco shower; surfboarding and beach parties. If you love wildlife, you can spot exotic species of butterflies, birds, turtles and frogs here.

    Suggested suite: Deluxe Pool Villa; exotic bamboo cottages with a large pool and a sit-out to savour those pleasurable relaxing moments.

    Tariff: INR 7,000 per night onwards

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    6. Turtle on the Beach, Thiruvananthapuram

    Infinity pool at Turtle on the Beach in Thiruvananthapuram

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    The winner of the best 5-star beach resort in Kerala in 2013, Turtle on the Beach faces the Eve’s beach. Perched at a height, each room of this boutique hotel has an enthralling sea view.

    What’s special: A tastefully decorated Mediterranean restaurant, traditional Ayurvedic massage treatment, and rejuvenating chocolate body massage at the modern spa facility

    Suggested suite: Turtle Signature suite; it is designed in Japanese style with its typical low-placed beds and seating arrangement. It comes with a lounge area, a kitchenette, and huge windows for sea viewing.

    Tariff: INR 5,000 per night onwards

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    7. Coconut Bay Beach Resort, Kovalam

    The serenity at the vast lands of Coconut Bay Beach Resort, Kovalam is an amazing experience to cherish

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    The Coconut Bay Resort is a boutique Ayurveda Resort right on the Vizhinjam Beach. It offers luxurious villas complete with sundecks and hammocks. Also, it has more economical beach rooms offering a beautiful view of the beach and the sea.

    What’s special: Ayurveda spa, serenity and peace, natural landscape
    Suggested suite
    : Deluxe Villas equipped with all modern amenities; one can step out on its very own sun deck replete with beach beds and hammocks.

    Tariff: INR 5,200 per night onwards

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    8. The Gateway Hotel, Varkala

    Garden views of The Gateway Hotel in Varkala - one of the best budget beach resorts in Kerala

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    One of the finest Trivandrum beach resorts, The Gateway Hotel is snugly located atop a red cliff overlooking the Arabian Sea. Just a short stroll from the Kappil beach, it is a warm comfortable beach resort in Kerala resort surrounded by coconut trees.

    What’s special: The Ayurvedic massage packages and the excellent surroundings

    Suggested suite: Superior Sea View Rooms; beautifully decorated rooms and balconies for that perfect view of the sea

    Tariff: INR 4,500 per night onwards, luxury rooms go up to INR 9,500 per night

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    9. Poovar Island Resort, Trivandrum

    Guests meditating at one of the Yoga sessions at Poovar Island Resort

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    Poovar Island resort is a paradise of sorts and among the finest island resorts in Kerala. With the backwaters on one side, it opens out to the Arabian Sea and has access to an inviting golden beach. It is accessible only by a 10 min boat ride on the river and is known for its unique floating cottages on the backwaters.

    What’s special: The boat rides are amazingly peaceful and serene. You can also go bird watching or join a cookery class in the resort itself

    Suggested suite: Floating Cottages; experience living on water in the finely designed cottages, floating on the beach

    Tariff: INR 6,000 per night onwards

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    10. Kannur Beach House, Kannur

    Two luxury cottages at Kannur Beach house - an economy beach resort in Kerala

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    Kannur Beach house is more than an economy beach hotel. Among the best budget beach resorts in Kerala, it offers the best of two worlds with the Arabian Sea on one side and a river that supports a veritable ecosystem of mangroves and birds on the other.

    What’s special: Birdwatching, boating, and trekking

    Suggested suite: All the rooms are sea facing with excellent view of the beach

    Tariff: INR 3,000 per night onwards

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    11. Chera Rocks Beach House, Kannur

    Sea facing cottages at Chera Rocks Beach House

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    A peaceful heaven in north Kerala, Chera Rocks is a bunch of beautiful country cottages right on the Kannur beach. The secluded location makes it a perfect choice among the beach resorts in Kerala. This is a good pick if you are a looking for a budget beach resort in Kerala.

    What’s special: The lively Kannur beach and authentic fresh Kerala seafood at their in-house restaurant

    Suggested suite: The Superior Room suite; it is designed in the traditional Kerala style

    Tariff: INR 3,000 per night onwards

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    12. Woodhouse Beach Resort, Varkala

    A beautiful cottage at the Woodhouse Beach Resort in Varkala

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    One of the loveliest economy resorts on Varkala beach, Woodhouse beach resort is a simple, warm place to stay. It charms its guests with the great sea view and quaint wooden cottages with private sit-outs.

    What’s special: Serene wood villas, Ayurveda Spa with well-equipped panchakarma theater, and herbal steam bath

    Suggested suite: Sea Front Heritage Cottage. It is an aesthetically designed sea view cottage with all modern amenities one can ask for

    Tariff: INR 1,600 per night onwards

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    13. Mascot Beach Resort

    Mascot Beach Resort in Kerala

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    One of the best resorts in Kerala for Family, Mascot Beach Resort has 36 spacious rooms: Mascot Deluxxe, Suites, and Standard. The resort also has two inhouse restaurant called Mermaid (seafood) and Sand (multi-cuisine restaurant).

    What’s special: Stunning view of the Arabian Sea from each room’s window

    Suggested suite: Any room with sea view

    Tariff: INR 1,500

    14. Kadaloram Beach Resort

    Kadaloram Beach Resort in Kerala

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    Located within walking distance of Cherai Beach, Kadaloram Beach Resort is an awesome propoerty. One of the best resorts, Kadaloram is set amid bountiful greenery, graceful coconut trees and the sprawling stretch of the backwaters and fish farms.

    What’s special: The incredible location of the resort

    Suggested suite: Cottages

    Tariff: INR 2,300

    15. Sealine Beach Resort

    Sealine Beach Resort in Kerala

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    Built right on the gorgeous Cherai Beach, Sealine Beach Resort offers spectacular views of teh Arabian Sea right from its rooms. The resort is equipped with amenities like Ayurvedic Spa and a restaurant. You can go swimming and surfing anytime you want to.

    What’s special: The gorgeous views of the blue ocean

    Suggested suite: Proximity to Cherai Beach

    Tariff: INR 2,200

    The beauty of a destination reinforces itself when the stay is pleasurable. Take your pick from these lovely beach resorts in Kerala to enhance your Kerala trip..

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