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Athreya Ayurvedic Resort

Authentic Ayurveda, for ayurveda guests only

Family-run, award-winning Ayurveda resort for Ayurveda treatments for the most intensive medical level and under excellent supervision for 5 generations. Another special feature of the resort: Kutipraveshika Rasayana dark room therapy.

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Kuteepraveshika Rasayana

from 7 nights, single room, special meals

Kutipraveshika Rasayana

This ancient ayurvedic darkroom therapy is based on Yogis hidden in the Himalayas. It is aimed at strengthening the immune system and contributes uniquely to the regeneration of body and mind. The focus is on the reduction of external stimuli in combination with a special herbal diet. The therapy takes place in the specially designed kutee/kuti (= hut), whose construction guarantees a uniform room climate as well as minimal light incidence. These arrangements help the body and mind come to rest and there is a unique opportunity for contemplation and concentration on themselves. The therapy is accompanied by daily medical care as well as the supply of a special herbal diet.

On request and in consultation with Dr Sreejit, the therapy can be booked after a Panchakarma cure.

  • Bookable as an extension of the 2-week Panchakarma cure
  • 7 nights in Rasayana Kuti
  • Herbal diet in Kuti
  • Assistance of ayurvedic doctor
  • Supply of fresh bedding and clothing in Kuti

Telephone booking code: 763P2



Classic Ayurveda - Panchakarma

from 10 nights, double room, full-board

  • Ayurvedic vegetarian full-board incl. herbal tea
  • Daily consultation with the Ayurvedic doctor, final examination
  • Determination of individual treatment and diet plan
  • Ayurveda treatments (approx. 90-120 min daily), e.g. full body massage, Pinda Sveda herbal stamps, Shirodhara, herbal or Svedana steam bath, inhlations and many more.
  • Ayurvedic herbal medicine
  • Yoga & meditation (daily except on sundays)
  • Personal care before, during and after the treatments
  • Dental consultation
  • Transfer from/to Cochin airport

Arrival Sunday evening to Saturday morning recommended, as there is no Ayurveda doctor present on Sundays.

The number of Ayurveda treatment days corresponds to the number of nights, so no treatments take place on arrival or departure days. These can be booked on location if desired.

Recommended for the following conditions

Nerves, Cancer Rehabilitation, Heart / Vessels / Circulation, Osteoporosis / Bones, High blood pressure, Kidney / Urinary tract, Migraine, Eyes / Ears / Teeth, Rheumatism / Joints / Arthritis / Arthrosis, Back pain, Obesity / Overweight, Diabetes, Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Gynecological / Urological, Stress / Exhaustion, Respiratory system / Asthma, Skin / Allergies, Eczema / Psoriasis, Intervertebral discs / Spine, Locomotor system

Telephone booking code: 763P1



Athreya Ayurvedic Resort in detail

Your Holiday Destination

Kerala in southern India, also called “Gods own Country”, is one of India´s most popular tourist regions and known for its many Ayurveda schools. Here, Ayurveda isn't just a health system but is considered as a lifestyle. The monsoon season (June-October) with its high humidity provides the best conditions for the strengthening Ayurveda treatments.

Your Hotel

The family-owned resort has well trained, qualified and experienced Ayurveda physicians that go back as far as the 5th generations. It is located in an amidst beautiful, untouched nature between rice fields and coconut palms, close to the southern extension of the Backwaters, about 7 km from Kottayam.

The center with a reception and lobby is ideal for guests who appreciate intensive advice and authentic treatments and are looking for a genuine ayurvedic cure for best results. Here the ayurvedic cure is in the foreground for the preservation of health and used as a therapy of illnesses.

How You Reside

16 Kerala Heritage row cottages. Standard: spacious and comfortable with shower/WC, fan, small veranda, TV, telephone. Deluxe: bigger and with air conditioning. 8 more cottages "New" like Standard, approx. 150 m from the main building away in the middle of rice fields. Mosquito nets available on request. WiFi access. Computer use and safe at reception.

Description of available rooms

Dining & Leisure

Ayurveda restaurant with vegetarian dishes, also different dishes for all kinds of diets such as diabetes, gluten-free and many more are available.

Spa & Health

The Athreya Ayurveda is managed by a very experienced and ambitioned Ayurveda physician and is supported by a qualified team of physicians and therapists.

The ayurvedic chief physician has specialised on the treatment of diseases of modern society such as the metabolic syndrome (diabetes, obesity), migraine, insomnia, stress and its consequences on the immune system and also on the treatment of cancer. One of Dr. Sreejit’s special therapies is bloodletting with its immune strengthening and rejuvenating effect. To estimate the realistic chances of success in terms of specific indication or aims, the team of physicians offers personal advice also before and after the cure, via Skype or phone/skype (in English).

Before your arrival, you will also receive a questionnaire about your medical history, so the resort can prepare for you. A modern and fully equipped dental surgery offers the opportunity of dental restoration for a fee. Own production of Ayurvedic medication and oils.


Lovely boat tours to the close Backwaters, numerous temples in the area, tour to the Periyar National Park.

Additional information

Nearby Airports
Cochin International Airport (COK): (aprox. 93 km / 152 minutes)
Trivandrum International Airport (TRV): (aprox. 148 km / 222 minutes)

Transfer Airport COK included (back and forth).
Transfer Airport TRV € 60 / car (
back and forth).
INFO English proficiency recommended.

Good to know

Health, body-awareness and lifestyle management

"Athreya Ayurveda – ayurvedic cleansing treatment, combined with the knowledge of western medicine – aims to reestablish the balance of body, spirit and soul, to relieve stress and to strengthen the immune system. Ideal for diseases of modern society, like migraine, diabetes and insomnia. Medical lifestyle consultation with “dos & don`ts” for a healthy way of living. The Athreya physicians and staff do not act authoritarian but rather on the basis of mutual confidence."

Dr Sreejith, resort manager


  • “Green Leaf Award” awarded by the “Department of Tourism Government of Kerala”, the highest award in Kerala for authentic Ayurveda.
  • TripAdvisor – Centre of excellence Award 2011.
  • TripAdvisor – Traveller`s Choice 2012 Winners.

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