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Marvelous 4.6/5.0

57 Ratings from our customers

Marvelous 4.6/5.0

No. 2 Hotel in Chowara-Trivandrum This hotel is the 2 most popular choice for our hotels in Chowara-Trivandrum. The popularity depends on how often a hotel is called, requested and booked via this website.

Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort First Class

Pure Ayurveda on the dreamlike beaches of Kerala

Popular Ayurveda resort with picturesque views and one of the best Ayurveda centres: awarded several times and with excellent Ayurveda doctors and therapists.The resort manufactur their own Ayurvedic products, with state seal of approval. European guests & many regulars.

Most Popular Hotel Features

  • Free Wifi
  • Swimming pool
  • Seaside
  • Ideal for solo travelers
  • In nature
  • Ayurveda doctor
  • Ayurvedic dosha meals
  • 24h Ayurveda doctor
  • Yoga

Packages and Programmes with Best Price Guarantee

Classic Ayurveda Programme

from 7 nights, double room, full-board

£883

£618

Depending on the indication, the doctor may recommend specific treatments that are to be paid at the hotel.

Contraindications: Acute inflammation, malignant tumors, infectious diseases, tuberculosis.

Focus:

  • Regeneration from 7 nights
  • Panchakarma from 14 nights, 21-28 nights recommended
  • Ayurvedic full board including ayurvedic drinks (tea and water)
  • Consultations by the Ayurveda physician, pulse diagnostics, determination of the constitution type, preparation of an individual treatment and nutrition plan, daily doctor's check, final examination
  • All Ayurveda treatments, ayurvedic medicine according to the doctor's prescription, e.g. full body synchron- and head massages, herbal baths, intestinal cleansing, oil foreheadn treatments
  • Daily yoga in the group
  • From 14 or more nights- boat trip through the backwaters (half-day excursion)
  • Transfer from / to airport Trivandrum (upon prior notice)

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of swimming pool with sunbeds, umbrellas and towels.
  • 8% Repeater Appreciation Discount from the 5th or 5% from the 2nd-4th repeat visit with SpaDreams.
  • 6% Repeater Appreciation Discount from 1st repeat visit 1.10.-15.3./1.4.-30.4./1.6.-30.9.23
  • 15% Repeater Appreciation Discount from 1st repeat visit 16.3.-31.3./1.5.-31.5.23
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Recommended for the following conditions

Cancer Rehabilitation, Eyes / Ears / Teeth, Gynecology / Urology, Heart / Circulatory System, High Blood Pressure, Kidney / Urinary Tract, Locomotor system, Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Neurology, Respiratory System / Asthma, Rheumatism / Joints / Arthritis / Arthrosis, Skin / Allergies

We have already calculated the following discounts for you:

  • 10% Extended-stay Bonus
  • 5% Extended-stay Bonus

All available discounts

Telephone booking code: 737P1

Personalise your stay

Slimming Package

from 21 nights, double room, full-board

£2,904

£2,033

  • Ayurvedic full board including ayurvedic drinks (tea and water)
  • Consultations by the Ayurveda physician, pulse diagnostics, determination of the constitution type, preparation of an individual treatment and nutrition plan, daily doctor's check, final examination
  • All ayurveda treatments, ayurvedic medicine according to focal points of the doctor within the scope of the weight control
  • Daily group yoga
  • Boat trip through the backwaters (half-day excursion)
  • Transfer from/ to airport Trivandrum (upon prior notice)

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of swimming pool with sunbeds, umbrellas and towels.
  • 8% Repeater Appreciation Discount from the 5th or 5% from the 2nd-4th repeat visit with SpaDreams.
  • 6% Repeater Appreciation Discount from 1st repeat visit 1.10.-15.3./1.4.-30.4./1.6.-30.9.23
  • 15% Repeater Appreciation Discount from 1st repeat visit 16.3.-31.3./1.5.-31.5.23
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Recommended for the following conditions

Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Obesity / Overweight

We have already calculated the following discounts for you:

  • 10% Extended-stay Bonus
  • 5% Extended-stay Bonus

All available discounts

Telephone booking code: 737P3

Personalise your stay

Healthy holidays despite Corona

Together with our hotel partners, we do our best to make sure that you have a healthy and relaxing holiday. On the following pages you will find current information about restrictions in India due to Corona. In addition, you have the option to book our Flex Upgrade, which enables you to rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival.

Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort in Detail

Your Hotel

☀ The Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort is situated on a tropical hillside, with stairs running through, direct access to the beach and fantastic panoramic views over the picturesque Malabar coast. Since it was founded in 1990 as India's first Ayurveda resort of western standard, it has been named the best Ayurvedic centre ten times by the Kerala government. Under European-Indian management (owner speaks German) with many regular guests, it is ideal for health conscious guests who want to experience authentic Ayurveda in the country of origin without sacrificing comfort and quality. An oasis of peace and relaxation, embedded in a subtropical garden (approx. 5 ha) in which more than 200 different, sometimes rare ayurvedic medicinal plants thrive.

Location & Surroundings

Kerala, the southern, tropical, evergreen and fascinating state of India. It offers everything from palaces, traditional villages, nature reserves and tea plantations to romantic boat trips through the backwaters.

How You Reside

70 in typical Indian style, depending on location approx. 1-5 minutes from the beach. Shower/WC, ceiling fan, mosquito net, telephone, partly kettle, air conditioning from Cottage Special. Cottages made of natural stone or brick, Cottages Special spacious, detached and with sea view, either directly or from the terrace. Deluxe Cottages are bright, modern houses in prime locations with bay windows and private sun loungers. Kerala houses, up to 300 years old, have been rebuilt through extensive restoration, each one unique with 2 to 4 units. Kerala Standard and more spacious Kerala Deluxe with additional living area, partly separate. Sidhartha Deluxe Suite with open air bathroom, living room and bedroom, terrace with panoramic sea views. WLAN at the reception.

DB Cottage Standard

Cottages made of from natural- or brick stones, situated on a hill of the resort, in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Room code for telephone bookings: 737D1

SGL Cottage Standard

Cottages made of from natural- or brick stones, situated on a hill of the resort, in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Room code for telephone bookings: 737E1

DBL Cottage Special

In the lower part of the grounds, spacious Special Cottages made of from natural- or brick stones, situated on a hill of the resort, in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Balcony or terrace

Room code for telephone bookings: 737D2

SGL Cottage Special

In the lower part of the grounds, spacious Special Cottages made of from natural- or brick stones, situated on a hill of the resort, in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Balcony or terrace

Room code for telephone bookings: 737E2

DBL Kerala Deluxe

Kerala Houses Standard, elaborately restored and decorated in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Room code for telephone bookings: 737D3

SGL Kerala Standard

Kerala Houses Standard, elaborately restored and decorated in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Room code for telephone bookings: 737E3

DBL Kerala Deluxe

Spacious Kerala Houses Deluxe with additional living area, some integrated, some separated. Elaborately restored and decorated in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Room code for telephone bookings: 737D4

SGL Kerala Deluxe

Spacious Kerala Houses Deluxe with additional living area, some integrated, some separated. Elaborately restored and decorated in typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, e.g. Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Room code for telephone bookings: 737E4

Sidhartha/Deluxe Suite

Next to the pool lies Sidhartha, the deluxe suite with outdoor pool, living room and bedroom, terrace and panoramic sea view. In typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach only a few minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Balcony or terrace

Room code for telephone bookings: 737S5

DBL Deluxe Cottage

Deluxe Cottage are bright, modern homes in a prime location with bay windows and sun loungers. In typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location (1 to 5 minutes). Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Room code for telephone bookings: 737D6

SGL Deluxe Cottages

Deluxe Cottage are bright, modern homes in a prime location with bay windows and sun loungers. In typical Indian style, with shower / WC, ceiling fan, AC, mosquito net, telephone, Water heaters, window blinds without glass. Distance to the beach depends on the location 1 to 5 minutes. Wi-Fi at the reception.

Air conditioner

Room code for telephone bookings: 737E6

Food & Drinks

In the typical Indian style, awarded several times, with sun terrace and sea view it offers dosha-fair, Ayurvedic vegetarian nutrition, also for slimming and purification. Different kinds of fruit, freshly pressed juices, many spices. Typical South Indian, European and Chinese specialities against surcharge.

Awards of the Kitchen

"Best Ayurvedic Food" 2018 , "Best Health Food" 2018 , "Best Healthy Food Restaurant of the Year" 2017 (Awards of Metromart News). 

Health & Treatments

In the Somatheeram Ayurveda Centre, Green Leaf and 10x certified as "Best Ayurvedic Centre", more than 30 authentic treatments are carried out by 13 excellently trained doctors and approx. 70 therapists under the direction of the well-known Ayurveda doctor Dr. Raman, the former director for Ayurveda in Kerala. For each guest the cure is individually arranged by holistic support and consultation. 24h Ayurveda doctor on site. In the in-house manufacture approx. 225 Ayurvedic medicaments/products are manufactured, regularly tested by the state and awarded with the certificate for Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). Show production. German translation during the daily doctor's consultations (on request, specify when booking). Yoga and meditation daily in the yoga hall. Individual yoga lessons on request (€ 28/90 min., payable on site).

Leisure

Beautiful outdoor pool, direct access to the sea (sunbed, parasol and towel service). Open air stage for cultural/dance events. Open air lounge with traditional tea trolley, herb garden.

Getting There

Transfer TRV Airport included (back and forth, also for accompanying person).

Nearby Airports
Trivandrum International Airport (TRV) : (approx. 19 km / 36 minutes)

Additional Information

In the winter months the resort is usually very well booked, so we strongly recommend early booking if you want to travel in this period.

Mandatory Gala Dinner Christmas (24.12.) € 40, New Year's Eve € 50, already included in the displayed price.

Temples and Churches Festivals

Dates 2023 (January/February) to follow.

Festivities take place all day, starting in the early morning hours as well as late into the night. Noise disturbance is to be expected. Please note that there may be last-minute date changes.

2019 Renovation

Please note that the resort is closed for renovation between 1.6. and 30.6.2021.

Hotel Amenities at a Glance

  • In nature
  • Entertainment programme

Customer Reviews

Marvelous 4.6 / 5.0
96% would recommend
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57 Ratings from real clients At SpaDreams, only clients who have travelled with us can submit a review.
  • Sylvia G.
    from Switzerland

    ‘-’ Original review

    Atmosphere: loving, attentive. Holiday: pleasant, good food, good massages Christmas / New Year: too many guests / outsiders show more

    • Hotel in general
      During Christmas / New Year too much noise from outside (the church, beach music)
    • Service and hospitality
      Excellent!
    • Cuisine
      very good
    • Treatments and programmes
      very good, individual needs were recognised

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    • December 2016
    • 12 - 16 days
    • solo
    • 60 to 69 years
  • Fit Reisen Gast

    ‘It was just wonderful ...’ Original review

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    • Treatments and programmes
      A "beauty center" was missing where additional treatments and massages can be booked ... This was a pity! Me and my girlfriends would have booked immediately additional massage (head, neck, back) and then would have been more rested.

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    • November 2015
    • 9 - 11 days
    • with friends
    • 40 to 49 years
  • Gudrun Wilma G.
    from Germany

    ‘A restful and regenerative time in stylish comfort environment’ Original review

    As I already knew the Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort, I knew what to expect. The booking and execution were optimal and I felt very well looked afer. I would happily book this trip again, or any other with SpaDreams. Thank you very much, Gudrun Gatterdam show more

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    • October 2015
    • 12 - 16 days
    • solo
    • 50 to 59 years
  • Andreas H.
    from Germany

    ‘The Ayurveda programme has done us a world of good!’ Original review

    We recovered very well, ambience was excellent! Care and food amazing! show more

    • Hotel in general
      excellent location, environment very well-maintained.
    • Service and hospitality
      Friendliness of the staff very good, very attentive!
    • Cuisine
      Excellent supply of Ayurvedic cuisine!
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Treatment area great; only the pool is not clean (especially the shower stalls - damp musty), not open on time.
    • Treatments and programmes
      A+

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    • March 2015
    • 17 - 23 days
    • as a couple
    • 50 to 59 years
  • Ines B.
    from Germany

    ‘all round success and beautiful!’ Original review

    This was our fourth time here and we will be back! show more

    • Hotel in general
      Everything fantastic!
    • Service and hospitality
      Absolutely magical!
    • Cuisine
      wonderful !!!
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      The showers at the pool smell a bit rusty in the morning and there is a suspicious looking fungi substance on the floor
    • Treatments and programmes
      Very relaxing & soothing!

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    • March 2015
    • 17 - 23 days
    • as a couple
    • 50 to 59 years

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