Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom
Information about Hotel Coconut Lagoon
Hotel Coconut Lagoon is the heritage lakeside resort
located in Kumarakom. This resort is reachable only by
the water. It nestles along one shore of the Vembanad
lake, covering an area of 175 square km and nicely set
on an abandoned coconut plantation in the very heart of
these fascinating backwaters. This hotel provided
visitors an authentic experience of Kerala and its
backwaters. Condé Nast Traveller has rated the Hotel
Coconut Lagoon among the 25 best getaways in the world.
The reception area in the hotel is a living piece of Kerala history. It belongs to the year 1860 and the
four-cornered open courtyard design reminds one of the
past times. The entire mansion was painstakingly
transplanted from the nearby village of Vaikom in 1993.
Accommodation at Hotel Coconut Lagoon
There are three
kinds of accommodation at the Hotel Coconut
The Heritage Bungalows are the compact independent
cottages, set in lush lawns along the canals. The
Heritage Mansions are large, with an upper storey
defined by distinctive wooden ribs that resemble the
sides of a boat. Most of these afford fine views of the
lake. Beyond these mansions are the Pool Villas located
on the front of the lake. These villas have a private
pool with the distinctive interiors. All accommodations
are well furnished in wood with attached open roof
bathrooms. Air-conditioning, telephone, hot and cold
running water supply are some of the comforts which are
also available in all the rooms.
Restaurant in the Hotel Coconut Lagoon
The restaurant building is built in the old 'ettukettu'
style, two roomy courtyards with dozens of slender
supporting pillars. The space has been designed
such that a constant, playful breeze dances
attendance on diners. This is one of the oldest
structure at Coconut lagoon. 'Fort Cochin' is the
speciality seafood restaurant and the famous
delights are the 'karimeen', or pearl spot fish.
Besides this, a variety of shellfish, sea and
river fish are served in local and international
styles. The paddy and the poultry are raised in
neighboring farms. The extensive buffet includes
delicious vegetarian spreads, ranging from local
classics (avial and kottu) to the exotic
(drumstick and basil soup). These dishes combine
splendidly with the red rice, organically grown in
the paddy fields. The menu also features Ayurvedic
drinks and foods that have specific restorative,
digestive or cooling effects.
Facilities in the Hotel
Bar, Car Rental, Currency Exchange, Doctor on Call,
Steam Therapy, Yoga, Meditation, Room Service, Credit
Cards Accepted, Swimming Pool are some of the facilities
which are available to the tourists in the hotel.
Besides this, the tourists can also enjoy the Sunset
Cruise, Health Spa, Expeditions, Country Boat and
Fishing, available on special request.
Ayurveda in the Hotel Coconut Lagoon
The Hotel Coconut Lagoon has the finest Ayurveda Center
with a team of dedicated doctors and experienced men and
women therapists to help and guide in this wellness
programme. The programme not only includes Ayurveda,
Accommodation and all meals, but also includes
consultation, special diets, yoga, meditation and
How to reach Hotel Coconut Lagoon
Hotel Coconut lagoon is not accessible by road. It is
located about 10 kms. from Kottayam to Kavaratikara boat
landing by road, 10 minute boat ride to Coconut Lagoon.
It is located about 45 kms from Cochin to Puthenangadi
boat landing, about 25 minutes of boat ride to Coconut
Lagoon. The nearest airport is located at Cochin which
is about 95 kms. The railway station and bus stand are
located about 15 kms. from the hotel.
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Hotel Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom