Just a half an hour drive from the Trivandrum International Airport, The Leela Kovalam is one of the most seductive beach resorts in India. It is touted as the largest beach resort in Kerala and is cradled between two sweeping beaches. The 182 guest rooms at The Leela Kovalam are adorned with impressive interiors and come equipped with a range of modern amenities. These guest rooms are classified into 6 categories- Duplex Suites, Club Suites, Presidential Suites, Club Room, Beach View Superior Room and Garden View Pavilion Room. Besides, the resort has a fine dining restaurant such as The Terrace, The Café and The Tides. Besides, there is a banquet hall, two board rooms, a convention centre and a hall. There is an Ayurvedic Wellness Spa known as Divya Spa wherein doctors and therapists will treat you with 3 doctors and 20 therapists.
The Leela Kovalam
Languages: Malayalam and English
Best Season : October to March
Weather: Summer 20 to 36°, Winter 16 to 34°C
How to Reach
By Air : The Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport to Kovalam, which is located around 11 kilometers away. The Trivandrum International Airport is connected to major airports in India and other cities such as Colombo and Singapore.
By Train : Trivandrum Central Railway Station is the nearest rail head to Kovalam. It is located around 15 kilometers away from Kovalam.
By Road : Kovalam is well-linked to Trivandrum and other city junctions via the city bus services. These buses are available from many cities such as Chennai, Bangalore, Madurai and Nagarcoil.
Spread over an area of 8000 square feet atop of a cliff, the Divya Spa is dedicated to provide Ayurveda treatments along with 20 therapists and 3 doctors. The medicinal plants are sourced from the spa greenhouse. The range of treatments offered here are extensive and the treatment rooms offer breathtaking views and vistas of the outside world. The Ayurvedic programs offered at Divya Spa range from 1 to 28 days. The authentic Ayurveda packages offered here in multiples of 7 days is a big USP. The focus is laid on offering century’s old Ayurvedic wellness program in a modern setting, with the impeccable services and hygiene standards.
- Abhyangasnana Synchronized Massage
- Head, Neck, Shoulder Back Massage
- Chavutti Thirummu
- Kalari Massage
- Netra Sekam
- Netra Tharpanam
Head, Back Therapies and Body Baths
- Pathra podala swedam or Elakkizhi
- Shirodhara with Abhyangasnana
- Thakra Dhara
- Ksheera Dhara
- Katee vasthi
Beach View Rooms
Spread over an area of 495 square feet, the Beach View Rooms, located in the main block, invites the breathtaking views of the Arabian Sea through a private balcony. These rooms exhibit the traditional Kerala décor which is complemented by modern furnishings and Wi-Fi internet facility.
Garden View Rooms
Spread over an area of 474 square feet, the Garden View Rooms are separate from the main block and located on the beach level. These private sun decks are open to the manicured lawns and just a short walk away from the beach. Each room is equipped with a range of modern amenities such as direct dial telephone, tea & coffee maker, electronic safe, satellite television and high speed internet access.
Spanned across an area of 386 square feet, the Club Rooms are equipped with a range of modern amenities such as plasma television, DVD, well-stocked private bar and Wi-Fi internet among others. The views of the Arabian Sea are stunning and have highly functional work stations and daylight bathrooms. The Club Rooms are a part of the Leela Kovalam Club and includes privileges such as airport car services, round the clock butler service and use of the gym and ocean infinity pool.
These suites are twice the size of the Club Rooms and offers brilliant views of the ocean. The extra space is utilized for expanded work spaces, private decks with sun beds and five feature daylight bathrooms. These suites are fully equipped with plasma TV, DVD, Wi-Fi internet and well-stocked private bar. Other privileges associated with Club Suites include welcome drink on arrival, airport transfers by car, breakfast at Club Café and Evening High Tea at the Living Room.
Spanned across a whopping 1,291 square feet, the Duplex Suite is a two-level suite that features a living room and a private balcony with an opulent bedroom upstairs overlooking the Arabian Sea. The suite comes with exclusive access to the fine dining, library with cigar room and spa and fitness centre.
The Presidential Suite is spread over an area of 1506 square feet and features two king sized bedrooms and a separate living cum dining area. The Presidential Suite exhibits a fine blend of tropical architecture and state of the art amenities such as tea & coffee maker, electronic safe, satellite television, high speed internet access, fitness center and swimming pool.
Opened for breakfast, lunch and dinner, The Terrace, located at the lobby level, serves a lip-smacking variety of Indian, Asian, European and authentic Kerala delicacies. The restaurant is located opposite to the swimming pool and offers a 24 hour buffet service.
Located atop of a cliff, the SkyBar is a perfect place for a laidback evening with a list of exhaustive drinks. The dinner is served from 5.30 PM to 11.00 PM. The bar is located below the main pool deck area, in front of the Gymnasium.
Opened from 11 AM to 11 PM, The Tides is an open –air thatched roof and a fresh seafood grill by the beach. The food is Pan-Asian and the setting is unique. The restaurant is located next to the Rajiv Gandhi Convention Centre.
The Café at the Club
It is an exclusive all day dining restaurant at the Leela Kovalam. The guests can enjoy a host of Oriental, Continental and Indian cuisines along with tasteful Kerala delicacies. It is located at the third level in the Club Block, next to the Club Pool.
The Bar overlooks the main lobby and is a perfect place to enjoy drinks in a natural meeting place. Here you can ask the bar tender to brew a cocktail for you.
- Bath with Walk-In Shower
- Tea/Coffee Maker
- Electronic Safe
- Fully Stocked Gourmet Corner
- International Direct Dial Telephone
- Satellite Television
- High-Speed Internet
- 24 Hour In-Room Dining
- Laundry & Dry Cleaning
- Doctor On Call
- Personalized Guest Amenities
- Writing Desk
- Currency Exchange
- Travel Desk
- Multi-Cuisine Restaurants
- Swimming Pool
- Butler Service
- Fitness Center
- Yoga Center
- Business Center
- Conference Room