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Poovar Island Resort

K.P. V11/911, Paruthiyoor Kulathoor Panchayat Trivandrum, Poovar, India Map View Map

Hotel Location: Poovar
Rooms: 78
Check-in time: From 1200 / Check-out time: Until 1100
  • K.P. V11/911, Paruthiyoor Kulathoor Panchayat Trivandrum, Poovar


Poovar Island Resort is spread over an impressive 25 acres amidst a coconut garden and the beach. The resort is one of a kind and literally takes your breath away with splendid accommodations and tailor made services.The resort offers an unparalleled experience amidst the beauty that is Kerala. The resort can only be reached by a 10 minute boat ride and is an exclusive and private setting for that perfect honeymoon. The Ayurveda center is an exclusive place where you can walk in for a full body massage that will leave your senses relaxed and your body feeling rejuvenated. A fully equipped health club is housed inside the hotel where one can work out and maintain their health. The swimming pool offers a relaxing swim which is definitely not to be missed along with a dedicated kid’s pool. The conference hall seats 250 persons easily while the outside lawns are the ideal venue for that beach wedding you’ve been dreaming about. A boutique shop that sells rare and traditional item is also housed inside the hotel. The services offered at the hotel include indoor and outdoor games, currency exchange, doctor-on-call, 24-hour room service, wake-up service, security, porter service, 24-hour front desk, baggage handling, laundry services, yoga and cookery classes and a dental clinic. The hotel’s 78 cottages are a true beauty in their entirety. Pick among any of the spectacular floating cottages or the land cottages and you are sure to be delighted with the stay. Tiffins, Pool Bar, Sunset bar and Ayurveda restaurant are the main dining and drinking options available.

Hotel Features
  • Swimming Pool
4Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant/ Coffee Shop
  • LAN and Wi-Fi access (charges apply)
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Currency exchange
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Business center
  • Doctor on Call
Room Types
  • Floating Cottages

    Floating cottages are private accommodations with all the facilities of a home. The bedroom is glass paneled along with the private deck that offers magnificent views of the backwaters and the beach. The privacy is the best part along with the traditional décor that is quite elegant. The amenities offered are satellite T.V with premium channels, clock and radio, hairdryer and ironing board (on request), mini bar, direct dial telephone, digital safe and tea/coffee maker. The attached bathroom comes with a bath cubicle and a wide range of toiletries.

  • Premium Deluxe Rooms

    Premium Deluxe Rooms are located on the ground floors and come with verandahs that face the coconut plantations. These rooms are done in a modern style with all contemporary amenities. The amenities offered are tea/coffee maker, satellite T.V, clock and radio, hairdryer and ironing board (on request), direct dial telephone, mini bar and digital safe. The attached bathroom comes with a luxurious Jacuzzi, bath cubicle and is supplied with hot/cold water and complimentary toiletries.

  • Premium Land Cottage

    Premium Land Cottage has rooms done in pleasing pastel colors of beige and yellow that is soothing and relaxing to the eyes. These cottages offer a private setting with seclusion and tranquility being the goal. The amenities offered are tea/coffee maker, satellite T.V with premium channels, direct dial telephone, mini bar, hairdryer and ironing board (on request), digital safe ad clock and radio. The attached bathroom is equipped with a Jacuzzi, bath cubicle, toiletries and hot/cold water.

  • Superior Land Cottages

    Superior Land cottages offer spacious rooms and come with a balcony. The cottages come with a view of the gardens and even have a hammock hung on the balcony. The spacious cottages are done in traditional Kerala style with modern furniture and the décor is kept minimal. The amenities provided are tea/coffee maker, hairdryer and ironing board (on request), satellite T.V, clock, radio, digital safe, mini bar and direct dial telephone. The attached bathroom comes with a wide range of toiletries, bath cubicle and hot/cold water.

  • Ayurveda Cottages

    Ayurveda cottages are located in the Ayurveda village and are eco friendly cottages with a focus on the relaxation and rejuvenation of the mind. The cottages are modern in décor with contemporary furnishings. The facilities offered are tea/coffee maker, satellite T.V, direct dial telephones, hairdryer/ironing board (on request), clock, radio, digital safe and mini bar. The bathroom comes with all necessary toiletries, rains shower and hot/cold water.



‘Tiffins’ is the in-house fine dining restaurant that offers a fine variety of Continental, Oriental and Indian cuisine. The art kitchen is a very unique concept that makes it one of a kind in Pondicherry. The restaurant is a delight to the senses and the place to go to for authentic cuisine. The chefs are talented and are sure to impress you with their food.

Ayurveda Restaurant

Ayurveds Restaurant is located in the Ayurveda Village and is strictly vegetarian. Don’t let that tag fool you as the vegetarian food is a delight to the senses and will help in complementing the Ayurvedic treatments one takes. The food is lip-smacking and quite delicious and will leave you hungry for more.

Pool Bar

The hotel has a sunken Pool bar that offers various drinks. The bar boasts of a fine selection of liquor from Indian and Foreign faraway lands. Non-alcoholic drinks as well as juices can also be ordered and enjoyed by the pool side.

Sunset Bar

Sunset Bar is the in-house bar that serves all types of liquor. The bar offers a relaxing and calm ambience to enjoy your drink in. The bar boasts of a rare selection of liquor from all over the world and it is a delight to peruse that and choose an old and vintage drink.

Useful Info

Distance from Airport

  • Trivandrum International Airport-33.0 km

Distance from Railway Station

  • Thiruvananthapuram Railway Station-32.7 km

Distance from Top Attractions in the Area

  • Trivandrum-35.2 km
  • Poovar Beach North-3.5 km
  • Kovalam Beach-21.0 km
Useful Hotel Stats
  • Number of Bars -2
  • Number of Restaurants- 2
  • Room Voltage- 220

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)
  • No pets are allowed
  • Minimum check-in age of guest is 18 years
  • Government-issued photo id is needed during check-in
  • Guests above 12 years are considered as adults
  • Non-smoking rooms are available