Cherai Beach Resorts
Built on the flanks of meandering lagoons, Cherai Beach Resorts is one of the finest resorts in Kochi. Shrouded in splendid greenery and picturesque surroundings, the resort offers a line of elegant rooms and top-notch hospitality to ensure a homely stay.
Backed with modern amenities and beautiful interiors, the resort is perfect for those looking for a peaceful getaway amidst nature. Soak in the beauty of the early morning sun as it rises to blend in with the colourful skies of Kochi. Enjoy an equally mystical sun as it goes down the horizon, leaving stellar reflections in the waters of the Arabian Sea.
Amenities / Activities: Conference hall, Ayurvedic Spa, Swimming Pool, Fitness Centre & Gym, Sunbathing, Travel Desk, Beach Hammocks.
Price: Starting at INR 5,500 per night.
Location: Cherai Beach - Munambam Rd, Vypin Island, Kochi, Kerala.
Vedic Village Resorts
Featuring a massive verandah and an Ayurvedic Spa to cleanse you of your fatigue, the Vedic Village Resort is the detox retreat you’re looking for. Enjoy peaceful boat rides on the backwaters nearby, or jump into the outdoor pool at the end of a hard day’s exploring. Truly one of its kind, the resort is a favourite amongst travellers, especially families.
Amenities / Activities: Swimming Pool, Backwater Cruise. Ayurvedic Spa, Airport Transfer
Price: Starting from INR 3,500 per night.
Location: VP Island, Near Moothakunnam, N.Paravur, Cochin, Kerala.
Sea Lagoon Health Resort
Stepped on Kerela’scolourful culture and heritage, Sea Lagoon also offers the healing touch of Ayurveda, which can be a soothing remedy at the end of a long day. Encompassing a range of 35 extensively furnished rooms, each boasts of a private balcony overlooking the sprawling beauty that envelops the location. If you’re seeking a retreat away from the bustling city streets, count on the Sea Lagoon Health Resort.
Amenities / Activities: Free Wi-Fi, Minibar, Poolside Cafe, Poolside Restaurant, Multi-cuisine restaurant, Infinity Pool
Price: Starting from INR 6,500 per night.
Location: Sea Lagoon Health Resort, Cherai Beach, Vypeen Island, Cochin, Kerala.
Lake Symphony Resort
One of the most popular Cochin resorts, Lake Symphony takes matters of environmental conservation to heart. Perched along the shores of Kaithapuzha backwaters, the resort carries a line of traditional natural cottages, making sure your stay is in perfect harmony with nature.
Designed beautifully and furnished with modern amenities, Lake Symphony Resort promises you a memorable stay, by the shores of the iconic backwaters of Kochi. The Lake view cottages are popular amongst families. Spend a few days amidst nature, try fishing, swimming, and country boating to make the stay count.
Amenities / Activities: Wedding functions, Conference facilities, Swimming Pool, Play Area, South Indian Cuisine, Airport Pick-up & Drop, Travel Assistance, Ayurvedic Massage, Fishing, Country Boating, Town Visit.
Price: Starting from INR 3,000 per night.
Location: Chathamma Road Kumbalam, Chathamma, Panangad, Kochi, Kerala.
Le Meridien Resort
Spanning 18 acres of land, cradled between the banks of calm backwaters, Le Meridien is one of the most iconic 5-star resorts in Kochi. The sprawling estate houses 223 rooms and suites overlooking the peaceful backwaters.
Arguably the most unmatched hotel in Kochi, Le Meridien is at a distance of merely 6kilometres from the city centre for convenience. Housing 14 banquet halls spread over 65,000 square feet, the maximum accommodation capacity is that of 2,500 guests. If you’re seeking touches of nature coupled with luxury, Le Meridien is the place to pick.
Amenities / Activities: Ayurvedic Spa, Fitness Centre, Swimming Pool, Kids’ Pool, Non-Smoking Rooms, Junior Suites, Backwater Views, Minibar.
Price: Starting from INR 6,000 per night
Location: Panvel - Kochi - Kanyakumari Highway, Nettoor, Maradu, Kochi, Kerala.
The Poovath Heritage Resort
Carrying reflections of the colonial era in the architecture, the Poovath Heritage is a quiet, little secret of Kochi. Built right between the Arabian Sea and the southwestern coast of India, the resort sits at the heart of Fort Kochi, a sleepy colonial town.
Surrounded by the echoes of Portuguese, Dutch and British colonialism, the resort is essentially a melting pot of cultures and will appeal most to those with an inclination towards history and culture. While the tranquil shores of the Arabian Sea are ideal for sunsets, jump into the private pool if you’re craving a little privacy.
One of the most culturally rich resorts in Kochi, The Poovath Heritage is a rare find.
Amenities / Activities: Spa & Wellness Centre, Verandah, Continental & Dutch cuisine, Sea View Rooms, Wooden Flooring.
Price: Starting from INR 5,000 per night.
Location: 1/246, Dutch Cemetery Rd, Fort Kochi, Kochi, Kerala.
Silver Tips Spice Heritage Resort
One of the most beautiful heritage resorts in Cochin, the Silvertips Spice Heritage is an ode to the traditional architectural styles of Kerala, along with the age-old customs that it holds dearest. Reflecting the rich culture of Kerala in the wooden carving and ancient artefacts, your stay is guaranteed to be intriguing.
Boasting impeccable modern amenities and homely vibes, the resort also centres a beautiful aroma spa that is perfect for ending your long days. Admire and live the beautiful traditions of Kerala without compromising on luxury.
Amenities / Activities: Free Wi-Fi, Swimming Pool, Conference Room, Aroma Spa, Pure Beg Restaurant, Indoor Game Room, Guided Tours
Price: Starting from INR 8,000 per night.
Location: 5/712, Opp. Jalaram Dham Temple, Gujarati Road, Mattancherry, Kochi, Kerala.
Sealine Beach Resort
Built along the coast of Cherai Beach, the Sealine Beach Resort is one of the most visited Cochin resorts. Bordered by the Arabian Sea, the resort promises you a tropical stay amidst the lush beauty of Kerala. Acclaimed as one of the top beach resorts in Kerala, it boasts impeccable modern amenities and top-class hospitality, while offering you a memorable beach stay.
The resort also houses an Ayurvedic Spa along with a multicuisine restaurant that is heralded for its savoury delicacies. Enjoy a beautiful evening by the beach, greeted by dolphins! The sunset from the resort is also an experience to look forward to. Choose from a collection of the executive, air-conditioned deluxe, luxury suite rooms, each catering to a different budget type.
Amenities / Activities: Foreign currency exchange, Ayurveda Center, Yoga, Rooftop Restaurant, Beach View.
Price: Starting from INR 3,000 per night.
Location: Cherai Beach - Munambam Rd, Cherai, Vypin, Kerala.
Les 3 Elephants Resort
A boutique eco-resort in the verdant laps of Kochi, Les 3 Elephants lies along the shores of the backwaters near the iconic Cherai Beach. Built with different kinds of bamboos, the resort follows the traditional style of architecture while also ensuring environmental stability.
Designed to embrace nature in its true form, the resort also adds touched of homely comfort and luxury to offer you a memorable stay. Incorporating proper cross-ventilation, private balconies, and orientation, each cottage beautifully combines wilderness with luxury. Les 3 Elephants also resorts to natural techniques of resources such as solar heaters to reduce the impact on the environment.
Amenities / Activities: Ayurveda Centre, Multicuisine Restaurant, Yoga Classes, Kayaking, Country Boating, Fishing, Open Library, Backwaters Lawn.
Price: Starting from INR 3,500 per night
Location:1078 Convent Beach Road, Cherai Beach, Kochi, Kerala.
The Ramada Resort is one of the finest Cochin luxury resorts. Set amidst picturesque beauty, it offers the best of accommodation, dining and entertainment for a weary traveller. Sprawling over an area of 8 acres, this retreat is situated beside the beautiful lake of Kumbalam.
It offers lake facing cottages and deluxe rooms that are decked in the most exquisite tapestry and upholstery. In addition, the resort also has three well-equipped conference halls with banqueting facilities, two speciality restaurants, a lounge bar, a library bar and a sunken pool bar. It also has a huge 105-metre long swimming pool and Kerala’s biggest spa and health club.
Among the best Cochin beach resorts, this pleasant stay has 42 centrally air-conditioned rooms, out of which 24 are lake facing. These ones are the best feature of the place as they overlook the massive pool and azure backwaters beyond. Plush decor and beautifully coordinated interiors make these cottages stylish and contemporary.
They also have a spacious balcony providing great views. The deluxe rooms follow a contemporary theme and are minimally but beautifully furnished. The amenities provided in these rooms include hair dryers, electronic safe, mini bar with snacks, fruit platter, coffee or tea maker, international direct dialling facility, solar-powered lighting, Wi-Fi facility and LCD TV with satellite channels.
Amenities / Activities: Three top-notch banqueting, a lounge bar, a library bar, sunken pool bar, A massive swimming pool, Fennel (the multi-cuisine restaurant), specialized treatments as well as general rejuvenative therapies.
Location: Kumbalam South, Kumbalam, Kochi, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 6,230 per night.
Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort
One of the most luxurious resorts in Kochi, the Bolgatty Palace Island and Resort rests in the heart of the beautiful island of Bolgatty. Designed as a mansion with four massive, palatial rooms, the resort, built in 1744, is one of the oldest of its kind in Kochi.
Striking the right balance between natural beauty and luxury, a canopy of beautiful, green trees shelters the resort, while flanked by the picturesque beauty of Bolgatty island. Equipped with a line of six lake view cottages, Bolgatty Palace is tucked away in one of the most exotic corners of Kochi.
Amenities / Activities: Ayurveda Centre, Event Centre, Kochi International Maria, Lake View Cottages, Nine-hole Golf Course, Conference Halls, Swimming Pool, Banquet Lawns, Health Club, Minibar, Hammocks, Library.
Price: Starting from INR 3,200 per night
Location: NH966A, Mulavukad, Kochi, Kerala.
Whispering Waters Resort
Flanked by the Kodanad Elephant Rearing Centre and Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Whispering Waters is one of the most serene Kochi resorts. A mere 30 minutes drive from the Kochi International Airport, the resort is furnished with 20 beautifully designed rooms, each boasting a private balcony for undisturbed peace.
Besides promising an eventful stay, the resort is also committed to eco-friendly travel, minimizing the impact on the environment. Soak in the beautiful sunsets by the river after having explored the beauty of Kochi. Count on Whispering Waters for a remarkable stay.
Amenities / Activities: Safe Deposit, Travel Assistance, Conference Facility, Doctor On Call, Differently Abled Rooms, Wheelchair Facility, Foreign Currency Exchange, Minibar
Price: Starting from INR 7,500 per night.
Location:Paniely Poru, Off. Kochi International Airport, Paniely P.O, Ernakulam, Perumbavoor, Kerala.
Nihara Resort & Spa
Clubbing the warmth of comfort and the rugged wilderness of Kerala, Nihara is one of the most stayed-in resorts in Kochi. Embracing the traditional and cultural nuances of Kerala, the resort brings you impeccable hospitality along with elegantly furnished rooms that convey a memorable stay.
Armed with a line of elegant cottages and pool cottages, pick Nihara for a peaceful, relaxing stay. Perfect for quick getaways, or for those times you crave for offbeat destinations, Nihara is all about celebrating the cultural as well as the natural beauty of Kerala.
Amenities / Activities: Free Wi-Fi, Minibar, Electronic Safe, Pool View.
Location: Near Aster Medicity, NH966A, Kothad, Kochi, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 3,321 per night.
An architectural marvel, and one of its kind, the Aquatic Resort is an incredible floating resort furnished with aesthetically appealing rooms that float over the waters. Shaded in the hearts of the sleepy village of Kumbalangi, the resort is ideal for honeymooners, families as well as a wedding destination!
Heralded as India’s very first floating infinity pool, Aquatic Resort also keeps in view the ecological impact of everything. Aiming for responsible and sustainable travel, the resort brings you an unequalled experience when it comes to Kerala. Sit back and soak in the beauty of backwaters, and enjoy the company of the lapping waves right outside (and below) your window!
Amenities / Activities: Floating Rooms, Wellness Spa, Yoga & Meditation Program, Body Purification Program, Floating Infinity Pool, Fishing Supplies, Minibars, Bicycle.
Location: 4-360A Kumbalangi Puthankary, Kochi, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 5,574 per night.
Elephant Pass Ayurveda & Yoga Retreat Resort
Elephant Pass Ayurveda & Yoga retreat looking for a true-to-nature retreat amidst the lush greenery of Kerala? The Elephant Pass Ayurveda & Yoga Retreat is one of the most exotic Cochin resorts. The resort keeps the science of Ayurveda and healing close to heart.
Clubbing the wonders of Ayurveda with the natural bounties of Kerala, the resort rests along the banks of the Periyar river to give you a proper tropical stay. Sleep to the lullaby of the river and wake up to the peace and freshness of the surrounding beauty. If you’re looking for some solitude, peace, and tranquillity, the Elephant Pass Ayurveda & Yoga Retreat won’t fail you.
Amenities / Activities: Ayurveda Therapies, Yoga.
Location: Behind Elephant Kraal, Ernakulam, Kodanadu, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 2,430 per night.
SAJ Earth Resort
Setting the standard for hospitality, infrastructure, and amenities, SAJ Earth Resort is one of Kochi’s finest. Located conveniently close to Cochin International Airport, the resort is ideal for business trips, families as well as pilgrims.
Widely applauded for the quality of service, the resort sits nestled amidst the classic setting of countryside Kerala, with rooms that boast incredible views. Also in close proximity to Cherai Beach, Fort Kochi, Lulu Mall, and Athirapally waterfall, the SAJ is the perfect retreat for those looking to spend quality time exploring God’s own country, away from the bustling city streets.
Amenities / Activities: Free Wi-Fi, Private Pool, Game Room, Golf Course, Lockers, Concierge Service, Foreign Currency Exchange, Live Music, Gym, Spa, Souvenir Shop.
Location: SAJ Junction, Near Cochin International Airport, Nedumbassery, Cochin, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 2,975 per night.
Kadaloram Beach Resort
A home by the beach, clubbing adventure and homely comfort - that’s what the Kadaloram Beach Resort vows to bring you! One of the best resorts in Cochin, it is sited amidst the verdant bounties of nature, shaded by a ceiling of coconut trees. Essentially a homestay, the resort stays true to the local spirit.
Treat yourself to the soothing ambience while unwinding by the shores of a beautiful beach. Enjoy the exotic vibes of the place, away from all the hustle and bustle of cities. Don’t forget to take a detour to Kochi backwaters to make the most of your stay here. Looking for more than just a hotel? Kadaloram Beach Resort is the right call.
Amenities / Activities: Outdoor Seating Area, Hammock, Restaurant - Kerala Cuisine, Backwaters Boating.
Price: Starting from INR 2,500 per night.
Location: Cherai Beach Rd, Cherai, Kochi, Kerala.
Brighton Beach House Resort
The Brighton Beach House is one of the most interesting resorts in Kochi, nestled right beside the virgin Cherai Beach. Following a relatively offbeat trail, the resort is known best for the mouth-watering delicacies that the resident restaurant serves.
One of the best places in Kochi to enjoy the sunsets, the resort embraces the cultural beauty of Kerala and also offers guided tours. Rent a bicycle from the resort and explore the beauty of Kochi on two wheels, or just enjoy a good book in a hammock by the beach. If you want a relaxed stay at affordable prices, you’re in for a treat!
Amenities / Activities: Bar, 24 Hours Security, Laundry, Guided Tours, Driver On Request, Bicycle Hire, Hammocks, Airport Pick-up & Drop
Price: Starting from INR 2,200 - 3,000 per night.
Location: Brighton Beach House, 3/783 North Cherai Beach Near Covent Beach Ferry, Cherai Beach, Cherai, Kerala.
Tea Bungalow Resort
Equipped with 10 massive suites, each taking the names of different ports, Tea Bungalow is one of the classiest resorts in Cochin. Designed with ethnic touches, the resort boasts of flawless infrastructure and top-grade amenities for a truly comfortable stay.
Marked with ornate carvings, the resort resonates with the cultural and traditional splendour of Kerala and is every art lover’s fantasy. Decked with bits and pieces of the age-old traditions of Kerala, the resort houses spacious verandahs that are ideal for relaxed mornings and evenings.
Amenities / Activities: Central AC, Travancore Lounge, Cafe, Swimming Pool, Poolside Barbecue Lounge, Travel Desk, Doctor On Call, 24 Hours Security, Generator Backup
Price: Starting from INR 12,500 per night.
Location: 1/1901, Kunumpuram, Fort Kochi, Kochi, Kerala.
Shravanam Greens Ayurvedic Resort
The Shravanam Greens one among the best Cochin luxury resorts which is just a 45-minute drive away from Kochi. Situated in the beautiful Ezhikkara, it is nestled amidst greenery. A number of country boats can be seen floating across the azure backwaters.
The stay is built in the traditional Naalukettu architectural style and promises you a vacation of serenity and tranquillity. The surrounding silence is interspersed by the soft chirping of birds, the slight murmuring of coconut palms as the cool breeze plays with them and the rippling waters as boats ply through the beautiful backwaters.
The resort offers a number of suites which are decked in the best of furnishings. It also has an indoor court or meeting space and outdoor open area which can be hired. All the rooms are fitted with modern amenities to ensure that the guests have an enjoyable and comfortable stay.
The rooms have been carefully decorated and the interiors are beautifully painted in soft pastel colours to lend an atmosphere of warmth and luxury. The accommodations have wide and spacious balconies where you can spend time reading your favourite book or simply stand enjoying the beauty of the surroundings.
One of the best resorts in Cochin, this retreat offers a number of activities for the entertainment of its guests. Guests can take up cooking classes and learn the intricacies of Kerala cuisine or indulge in games in the outdoor space.
The peaceful retreat also offers a number of facilities such as Ayurveda and Yoga sessions, classes for traditional musical instruments, jogging track around the pond, boat rides, mini library, boating in backwaters, fishing trips in the day or night depending on the request of the guest. You can also avail of swimming, sunset cruises, sight-seeing by coach or boat.
There are several places of interest around the resort such as the Cherai and Munambam beaches, Paliyam Kovilakam and Museum, Chedamangalam Synagogue and Museum, St Thomas Jacobite Syrian and Catholic Churches, Kottayil Kovilakam, St Mary’s Catholic Church etc. Breakfast included
Amenities / Activities: Free Parking, Restaurant, Free Wifi, Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly), Laundry Service, Public Wifi, Shuttle Bus Service.
Location: Kedamangalam, North Paravur, Near Cherai, Ayyampilly, Kochi, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 3,351 per night.
Heritage Methanam Resort
Retaining some of the charms of the old Kochi, the Heritage Methanam is one of the most culturally rich Kochi resorts, tucked away in the hearts of Kumbalangi. A reminder of the times of local fishermen folks, their simple lifestyle, and rural traditions, the resort enjoys the symphonies of the neighbouring Arabian Sea.
Housing a line of exquisite bungalows, the resort sits about 12 kilometres away from the city, blissfully hidden from its chaotic grips. History meets luxury in this beautiful resort that will have your weekend troubles sorted in no time.
Amenities / Activities: Fishing, Copra Processing, Crab Farming, Boating, Coconut Leaves Craft, Doctor On Call, Travel Desk.
Price: Starting from INR 3,750 per night.
Location: Kumbalangi - Perumpadappu Road, Kumbalangi P.O. Kochi, Kerala.
KM's Green Island Resort
Built against a backdrop of the beautiful Poothotta backwaters, KM’s Green Island Resort is one of the most exotic resorts in Cochin. Emanating peaceful vibes, the resort is ideal for a quiet retreat in the laps of nature and offers the perfect opportunity to admire the beauty of Kerala’s remote locations.
Carrying a bunch of lake-view cottages built with tasteful aesthetics, the resort also hosts multiple stimulating activities like houseboat safaris, fishing, pot making, speed boating and many more to keep you entertained for days!
Amenities / Activities: Houseboat Safari, Children’s Play Area, Outdoor Games, Campfire, Conference Facility, Speed Boating, Pedal Boating, Clay Pot-making, Fishing
Location: Poothotta East, Kanjiramattom, Ernakulam District, Kochi, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 3,071 per night.
Wintergreen Waterfront Resort
Sitting only 2 kilometres away from the city of Kochi, the Winter Green Water Front Resort lies borders the beautiful backwaters of a quiet, little village. Furnished with elegant designs and amenities, all rooms carry a private verandah that lets you enjoy the beauty of Kochi undisturbed.
One of the most classy and affordable resorts in Cochin, the Winter Green Holidays is perfect for a weekend getaway near Kochi.
Amenities / Activities: Car Rental, Private Balcony, Security, Doctor On Call
Price: Starting at INR 1,500 per night.
Location: Bhavans Vidya Mandir Error, Bhavans Road, Eroor South, Error, Ernakulam, Kerala.
Indriya Beach Resort & Spa
Carrying a line of the finest executive suites and luxury cottages tucked away amidst the beautiful wilderness of Kerala, the Indriya Beach Resort and Spa is one of the most visited Kochi resorts. Promising and unmatched tropical experience along with the comforts of home, the resort is cradled by the Cherai beach and a beautiful lagoon, thriving under the gaze of palm trees.
Furnished to perfection, the resort encompasses eight different types of rooms each one catering to a different taste and budget type. A perfect retreat for your mind, body, and soul, the Indriya Beach Resort is an unmatched choice.
Amenities / Activities: Spa, Conference Hall, Ayurveda Centre, Cafe, Game Room, Beauty Salon, Health Club, Travel Desk, Swimming Pool, Kids’ Park, Minibar
Price: Starting from INR 8,000 per night.
Location: Near Cochin International Airport, Nedumbassery, Cochin, Kerala.
Michaels Land Resort
Spanning 12 acres of greenery, Michael’s Land is one of the most peaceful, exotic resorts in Cochin. Neighbored by the endless Arabian Sea, the resort is essentially a homestay with four spacious, well-maintained rooms that offer you the warmth of homely comforts amidst the rustic wilderness.
Perfect for quick getaways, away from the maddening city streets, Michael’s Land is a tourist-friendly homestay that celebrated the traditions and natural grandeur of Kochi. Famous for the home-cooked quality of food that the restaurant serves, the resort is approved by DTPC as the best accommodation!
Amenities / Activities: Restaurant.
Location: Anjilithara, Kumbalangi, Kochi, Kerala.
Price: Starting from INR 3,041 per night.