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Poovar Island Resort

Poovar Island Resort

Poovar Island Resort Overview

Poovar Island Resort in Trivandrum is nestled amidst the picturesque backdrop of coconut palm trees, wide stretches of golden sands, rippling backwaters, glistening blue sea and lush vegetation. Among all the heritage hotels in Trivandrum, this resort is a perfect place to spend a beach or an ayurveda holiday. Many tourists from far and wide corners of the world arrive here to take in the fun of backwater vacations as well. No matter, whether you are looking for a respite from urban humdrums or lackadaisical lifestyle, you can plan a visit to this elegant resort for complete enjoyment. You can come here with family, friends or anybody close to have a taste of simplicity, serenity and pure joy.


The accommodations at Poovar Island Resort can be classified into two categories such as 16 floating cottages and 64 land cottages. Land cottages are further segregated into superior and premium cottages to increase the scope of choice for guests. Resort’s floating cottages on backwaters boast of refined eco-friendly designs built with medicinal materials that reflect natural charm of surroundings.

The 64 land cottages, on the other hand, have everything to offer you luxury and comfort. They are spacious and airy. There is a hammock swing also in these cottages. You can simply lie down on them and enjoy the touch of soothing breeze.

Facilities and Amenities

Poovar Island Resort Trivandrum features a wide range of guest-friendly facilities. The resort has a health center called the Ayurveda Village where excellent ayurvedic treatments and therapies are offered. There is a place for yoga and meditation as well. Many tourists come here for rejuvenation therapy, weight loss program, stress management plans and body immunization therapies among others.

In leisure hours, you can take a stroll to resort’s green landscape and have an experience of wonderful evening. Swimming pool, kid’s pool, indoor games, fitness equipment, barbeque and watersports are some of the other means of diversion that are worth considering. You can also go for a cookery class here.

In addition, the resort can arrange for your sightseeing trips in Trivandrum. With the help of its travel guide, you can explore local villages, fishing sites and other attractions with ease. If you want, you can also try motorboat rides. After this trop, you can check out the boutique shop for a collection of kerala artifacts, handicrafts, jewelries, shawls, woodcarvings and blankets.


Dining at Poovar Island Resort will be a true gastronomic delight. Whether you want a delicious Indian, Asian or Continental cuisine, you can simply pay a visit to the onsite multi-cuisine restaurant ‘Tiffins’. Don’t forget to sample some exotic Kerala special recipes. These will be a real treat for your palate. For beverages including fruit juices and drinks, you can go to the sunken bar at the swimming pool.

Category: Non Heritage
City : Trivandrum/ Thiruvananthapuram – Kerala
Rooms : 16 floating & 64 land cottages
Amenities : swimming pool, kid’s pool, restaurant, bar, ayurveda center