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Poovar Island Resort Kovalam

K.P. VII/911 Pozhiyoor, Trivandrum , Kovalam, India 695513 Map View Map

Hotel Location: Poovar Uchakada Road
Rooms: 78
Check-in time: From 1200 / Check-out time: Until 1100
  • K.P. VII/911 Pozhiyoor, Trivandrum , Kovalam


Overview

Located in the South western tip of India in Kovalam, Poovar Island Resort, was established by Floatels India Pvt. Ltd. With a view of the Arabian ocean, the backwaters, shining golden beach sand, the resort is built on a 25 acre land and is the only unique resort in India for floating cottages.

The hotel is at a distance of 30kms from Trivandrum international airport and is accessible by a 10 minute boat ride. The hotel also provides a wide range of facilities that include in house library, mini gym, health and massage center, shopping boutique, foreign exchange, doctor on call, 24 hour room services, interconnecting rooms, sun beds, outdoor swimming pool, indoor and outdoor games, life guard, laundry service, conference facility, 24 hour security, porter service, dental clinic, yoga class and much more.

Guests can also visit the famous sightseeing spots that include the Kovalam beach, Trivandrum city, Ponmudi and Cardamom mills, MeemMutti, Tripparappu waterfalls, Neyyar Dam, Kanyakumari, visits to local village, sunset cruises and country or motor boats ride.

Hotel Features
2Outdoors
  • Swimming Pool
3Activities
  • Massage
4Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant/ Coffe Shop
6Parking
  • Private parking is available on site.
7Services
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Currency exchange
  • Smoking area
  • Doctor on Call
Room Types
  • Land Cottage

    A king sized bed

    The resort offers land cottages that are painted with shades of pastel colors and the rooms provide a 4 star hotel comfort along with the rustic beauty of Kerala. The rooms offers a large king sized bed, writing table and a chair, dressing table, various toiletries, a separate sitting area, attached bathroom with running hot/cold water, 21” LCD TV with satellite connection, a ceiling fan, direct calling facility, a mini bar/fridge, centrally air conditioned within room temperature control, and a beautiful view of the lush green gardens of the hotel. 

  • Premium Land Cottage

    A king sized bed

    The resort offers premium land cottages that are painted in soothing pastel shades and offers complete amenities that an international traveller expects. The rooms offers a large king sized bed, writing table and a chair, dressing table, a separate sitting area, attached bathroom with running hot/cold water, separate shower cubicle, in room Jacuzzi, 21” LCD TV with satellite connection, a ceiling fan, direct calling facility, a mini bar/fridge, centrally air conditioned within room temperature control, various toiletries, and a private sit out balcony that overlooks the beautiful lush green gardens. 

  • Premium Deluxe Land Cottages

    A king sized bed

    The resort offers premium deluxe land cottages that are located on the ground floor and are painted with shades of pastel colors. The cottages offer complete relation and luxury to all the guests and feature a large king sized bed, writing table and a chair, dressing table, a separate sitting area, attached bathroom with running hot/cold water, a separate shower cubicle, Jacuzzi, 21” LCD TV with satellite connection, a ceiling fan, direct calling facility, a mini bar/fridge, various toiletries, centrally air conditioned within room temperature control, and a private verandah that faces the coconut groves in the hotel.

  • Floating Cottage

    A king sized bed

    The resort offers floating cottages, a unique cottage that is only provided by this hotel. The cottage offers complete relaxation and luxury to all the guests and feature a large king sized bed, writing table and a chair, dressing table, a separate sitting area, attached bathroom with running hot/cold water, a separate shower cubicle, Jacuzzi, 21” LCD TV with satellite connection, a ceiling fan, direct calling facility, a mini bar/fridge, various toiletries, centrally air conditioned within room temperature control, made up of hollow concrete and wooden walls, thatched roofs, glass walled bedrooms, private deck and a breath taking view of the beach.

  • Floating Deluxe Cottage

    A king sized bed

    The resort offers floating deluxe cottages, a unique cottage that can accommodate guests, which is an upgrade to the floating cottage. The cottage offers complete relaxation  with their exclusive Ayurveda treatments and the room features a large king sized bed, writing table and a chair, dressing table, a separate sitting area, attached bathroom with running hot/cold water, a separate shower cubicle, Jacuzzi, 21” LCD TV with satellite connection, a ceiling fan, direct calling facility, a mini bar/fridge, various toiletries, centrally air conditioned within room temperature control, made up of hollow concrete and wooden walls, thatched roofs, glass walled bedrooms, private deck and a breath taking view of the beach. 

  • Ayurveda Land Cottage

    A king sized bed

    The resort offers Ayurveda land cottages, a unique cottage that are accommodated to guests, who especially visit the resort to get themselves rejuvenated with the various Ayurveda treatments.. The cottage offers complete relaxation  with their exclusive Ayurveda treatments and the room features a large king sized bed, writing table and a chair, dressing table, a separate sitting area, attached bathroom with running hot/cold water, a separate shower cubicle, Jacuzzi, 21” LCD TV with satellite connection, a ceiling fan, direct calling facility, a mini bar/fridge, various toiletries, centrally air conditioned within room temperature control, made up of hollow concrete and wooden walls, thatched roofs, glass walled bedrooms, private deck and a breath taking view of the beach. 

Dining

Tiffins

The main multi cuisine restaurant offers a wide range of Asian, Indian, Kerala and Continental cuisine to suit the taste buds of guests. The restaurant can accommodate 62 guests and offers a beach view.

Sunset Bar

The bar serves alcoholic as well as non alcoholic drinks and fresh juices.

Pool Bar

The sunken pool bar at the resort offers famous drinks as well some fresh juices and light snacks to choose from.

Ayurveda Restaurant

The special restaurant compliments the treatment of Ayurveda and serves pure vegetarian food to the guests after their relaxing treatments. 

Useful Info

Distance from Airport

  • Trivandrum Airport-29.9 km

Distance from Railway Station

  • Trivandrum Central Railway Station-31.0 km

Distance from Top Attractions in the Area

  • Lighthouse Beach-18.3 km
  • Neyyar Dam-42.9 km
  • Vellayani Lake-23.0 km
  • Shri Padmanabhaswamy temple -28.9 km
Useful Hotel Stats
  • Number of restaurants-2
  • Number of bars-2
Treatments

Ayurveda, the ‘life of science’ is a 5000 year old curative science originated in ancient India. It finds references in some of the earliest texts of India like the Rig Veda. Poovar Island Resort offers manifold Ayurvedic facilities in its premises. Diverse holistic treatments by means of Ayurveda helps the body to cure ailments, relax, energize, relieve stress and promote wellness.

The team of doctors in Poovar Island Resort follow a systematic and scientific approach treated with personal touch for the guests. Take your pick from the different type of Ayurvedic and holistic treatment practiced by the team of Ayurvedic doctors in Poovar Island Resort, Poovar.

Oils, herbs, massages and even medicated herbal steam is used to reinvigorate your senses. Expert masseurs create magic with the finger tips. You will be oiled, made to perspire and even cooled with all natural products that grow in Kerala and some from the cold mountains of Himalayas.

The Panchakarma Package

The five-step Ayurvedic therapy is one of the signature treatments in the spa. The five procedures are the ultimate therapy to remove toxins from the system which helps in promoting wellness.

Other therapies offered at the resort Spa include:

  • Neck & Shoulder Massage (30 Minutes)
  • Head Massage (20 Minutes)
  • Steam bath (15 minutes)
  • Elakizhi (part application) (20 minutes)
  • Inhalation (10 minutes)
  • Abhyangam general massage (60 minutes)
  • Padabhyangam - rejuvenation massage (60 minutes)
  • Choorna abhyangam - powder massage (45 minutes)
  • Chavitty thirummu - traditional kerala massage (90 minutes)
  • Mridu abhyangam - short general massage (30 minutes)
  • Face massage (20 minutes).
  • Synchronized general massage (60 minutes)
  • Sirodhara (45 minutes)
  • Mukhalepam - herbal face pack (30 minutes)
  • Back & shoulder massage (30 minutes)
  • Leg massage (30 minutes)
  • De-stress massage (85 minutes)
  • De-stiff massage (55 minutes)
  • Synchronized rejuvenation massage (90 minutes)
  • Abhyanga swedanam (80 minutes)
  • Padabhyanga swedanam (80 minutes)
Note
  •  No pets are allowed
  • Minimum check-in age of guest is 18 years
  • Government-issued photo id is needed during check-in