Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort 4* (Soma Group), Cochin (Kerala)


Address: Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort, Chowara P.O., South of Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram, 695501, Kerala, INDIA


 

Somatheeram welcomes you to the world of authentic ayurveda. It is a serene aryurvedic resort by the sea in South India. It is on a private beach area at Chowara Beach. Here you can benefit from traditional Ayurvedic therapy as well as Yoga in a blissfully peaceful environment. It features an herb garden, Ayurveda academy specializing in ancient Indian medical therapies and cultural programs.

Somatheeram, the world’s first Ayurvedic resort, is one of the best tourism spots in Kerala, India. Spread on 15 acres of tropical greenery, Somatheeram Ayuveda Resort is 25.7 km from Thiruvananthapuram Airport and 9.7 km from Kovalam Beach.

The lush landscape of Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort has the specialty that it has not been altered or modified in any way to build the various facilities and amenities. The resort thus retains its greenery and eco-friendly appearance in a breathtakingly beautiful manner. Built with eco-friendly materials, the lodging facilities are designed to merge elegantly with the vibes of Somatheeram. Properly ventilated to allow natural air flow, the cottages, Kerala Houses, the deluxe suites as well as the ordinary rooms are built in a classy style to suit Somatheeram. Most rooms have beautiful gardens in the front and provide an excellent view of the sea which would make one to stay on for longer and to visit this enchanting place again and again.

In addition to having an Ayurvedic experience, enjoying a great holiday in the sunny beach is a special advantage at Somatheeram. In simple words, a complete makeover for the body and soul is what this Ayurvedic Resort is all about. And for the keen student of Ayurveda various courses are taught at Somatheeram by experts. It is unique in every aspect. It is a complete resort with Tradition, Culture, History, Ayurveda, Yoga, Beach and Nature. Take pleasure in the breathtakingly beautiful landscape. Rejuvenate your body and south Ayurveda, Yoga and Meditation.


Ayurveda at Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort

Ayurveda is the soul and essence of Somatheeram, which has been providing Ayurvedic treatment the traditional way for more than 20 years and has rightfully, earned the name ‘The Ayurveda People’.

Treatments at Somatheeram take place under the supervision of qualified doctors and well-trained therapists in hygienically maintained environs. The herbal garden with more than 600 varieties of herbs provides the ingredients for various Ayurvedic medicines made with due care and diligence at Somatheeram’s own medicine manufacturing unit. At Somatheeram, a range of treatments and therapies are offered including basic massages, Pizhichil, Njavarakizhi, Sirodhara, Vasthi, Sirovasthi, Udvarthanam, Abhyangam, Nasyam, Thalam etc. Yoga enhances wellbeing of the body and mind.


Yoga at Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort

At Somatheeram yoga and meditation are taught under the guidance of experienced guru.

The main purpose of yoga is to isolate the mind of all thoughts, worries and fears, and to increase the strength and flexibility of the body. The regular practice of yoga can help keep stress and tension at bay and facilitate the mind to a state of well-being and peace.

Ayurveda and Yoga are science sisters. While Ayurveda is mainly concerned with the health of the body and the mind, Yoga deals with mental health issues. Yoga exercises help with their preventive and curative effect to bring the neuro hormones and the metabolism of the body in a natural order and balance and improve endocrine metabolism. This practice covers the stress and stress-related disorders in a natural way.

Meditation helps to attain a high concentration level and takes in the inner depths of the mind. The road to meditation consists of three phases - dharana (concentration), Dhvana (meditation) and samadhi (enlightenment). At the concentration for a long time to any particular cause, and the attention is fixed or meditation Dhvana reached. Prolonged meditation leads to Samadhi or enlightenment.


Accommodation

The lush landscape of Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort has the specialty that it has not been altered or modified in any way to build the various facilities and amenities. The resort thus retains its greenery and eco-friendly appearance in a breathtakingly beautiful manner. Obviously, living amidst such beauty is an entirely different experience, which can be fully appreciated only by spending a few days here.

Built with eco-friendly materials, the lodging facilities are designed to merge elegantly with the vibes of Somatheeram. Properly ventilated to allow natural air flow, the cottages, Kerala Houses, the deluxe suites as well as the ordinary rooms are built in a classy style to suit Somatheeram. Most rooms have beautiful gardens in the front and provide an excellent view of the sea which would make one to stay on for longer and to visit this enchanting place again and again.

- Garden Cottage

- Standard Room

- Special Cottage*

- Kerala House Standard

- Kerala House Deluxe (A/C)

- Kerala Deluxe Suite (A/C)


Fact sheet

In-Room Facilities

Telephone Air conditioning in some rooms
A bathroom with hot and cold shower and amenities

Services & Activities

Restaurant with Ayurvedic cuisine Banquet Hall
Business center Gift shop
Library An Ayurvedic shop
Beauty salon International telephony
Currency exchange Bureau Medical care/doctor
Safety deposit box Laundry/dry cleaning
Hammocks Beach on site
Sports games Yoga and meditation
Evening cultural programme



This information was last updated in May 2015