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Marvelous 4.5/5.0

47 Ratings from our customers

Marvelous 4.5/5.0

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

Pure Ayurveda on the dreamlike beaches of Kerala

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

Most Popular Hotel Features

  • Wifi for free
  • Swimming pool
  • Seaside
  • Ideal for solo travelers
  • Countryside
  • Ayurveda doctor
  • Ayurvedic Dosha Meals
  • 24h Ayurveda doctor
  • Yoga

Packages and Programmes with Best Price Guarantee

Classic Ayurveda cure

from 7 nights, double room, full-board

$887

$621

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.

  • 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

Recommended for the following conditions

Eyes / Ears / Teeth, Gynecological / Urological, Heart / Vessels / Circulation, High blood pressure, Kidney / Urinary tract, Locomotor system, Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Nerves, Respiratory system / Asthma, Rheumatism / Joints / Arthritis / Arthrosis, Skin / Allergies

We have already calculated the following discounts for you:

  • 5% Extended-stay Bonus
  • 30% Super Discount
  • 15% Super Discount

All available discounts

Telephone booking code: 737P1

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Slimming Package

from 21 nights, double room, full-board

$2,877

$2,014

  • 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

Recommended for the following conditions

Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Obesity / Overweight

We have already calculated the following discounts for you:

  • 5% Extended-stay Bonus
  • 30% Super Discount
  • 15% Super Discount

All available discounts

Telephone booking code: 737P3

Personalise your stay

Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort in detail

Your Hotel

☀ Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort on a hillside, with stairs and direct access to the beach. Fantastic panoramic view over the picturesque Malabar coast. Since its founding in 1990 as India's first ayurvedic resort of western standard, it has been named the best Ayurvedic center ten times by the Government of Kerala. Under European-Indian management 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. Ayurveda, yoga and meditation with holiday atmosphere are offered here. An oasis of peace and tranquility, nestled in a subtropical garden where 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 units in typical Indian style with shower / WC, ceiling fan, mosquito net, telephone, Air conditioning and kettle. Distance to the beach depending on the location 1 to 5 minutes walk. Cottages made of natural or brick, special cottages more spacious, detached and with sea views, depending on the location directly or from the front terrace. New deluxe cottages are bright modern homes in prime locations with bay windows and private loungers. Kerala houses, up to 300 years old, have been rebuilt by elaborate restoration, each unique with 2-4 units. Kerala Standard and more spacious deluxe with additional living area, partly integrated, partly separate. Deluxe Suite Sidhartha with open-air bath, living room and bedroom, terrace and panoramic sea view. European standards can also be found in SAMANA Ayurveda Hotel, 200 meters away.

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.

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.

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.

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Balcony or terrace

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

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.

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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

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

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.

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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

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

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

Food & Drinks

With a sun terrace and sea views, the refurbished restaurant offers meals individually tailored to the Dosha of the guest, ayurvedic vegetarian diet, also for losing weight and purifying. Various types of fruit, freshly squeezed juices, many spices. Typical South Indian, European and Chinese specialties against supplement.

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

At the Somatheeram Ayurveda Center, under the guidance of the well-known Ayurveda doctor Dr. Sreelatha and the former director of Ayurveda in Kerala over 30 authentic treatments performed by 13 highly trained doctors and about 70 therapists. For each guest, the Ayurveda treatment is put together individually through holistic care and advice. In the in-house manufactory approx. 225 authentic Ayurvedic medicines / products are manufactured. The production is regularly state-certified and awarded the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certificate. The supplementary Ayurvedic medicine consists exclusively of herbal products. A German-speaking translation assistant is available at the daily medical consultation (on request, please specify when booking). 24h Ayurveda doctor on site. Yoga and meditation daily in the yoga hall. Individual yoga lessons on request (€ 27/90 min., payable on spot).

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

Compulsory Gala Dinner Christmas (24.12.) €40, New Year's Eve €50.

During the winter months, the resort is usually very well booked, so we strongly recommend early booking if you wish to travel during this time.

Temples and Church Festivals
Churches: 8.9.-15.9.19/3.10.-13.10.19/1.12.-8.12.19
Celebrations take place all day long, starting in the early morning hours and continuing into late into the night. Noise pollution is to be expected. Please note that dates may change at short notice.

2019 Renovation

Please note that the resort is closed between 1.6. and 30.6.2019 due to renovation.

Hotel Amenities at a Glance

  • Entertainment Programme

Customer reviews

Marvelous 4.5 / 5.0
95% would recommend
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47 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
  • SpaDreams Client

    ‘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

    • 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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