Name: Travancore Heritage Resort, Kovalam
No. Of Rooms: 65 rooms
Facilities: Reception Lobby, Conference / Banquet Hall, Swimming Pool, Jacuzzis, Travel Desk, Shopping, cultural shows and beach activities like volleyball and nature walks.
Accommodation at Travancore Heritage Resort
Pool Mansions: The Travancore Heritage has 2 pool mansion suites with private pools set in independent villas, with air conditioned spacious bed room, a drawing room and sit-out or verandah with rich period furniture and all modern amenities of attached toilet with lavish fittings with 24 hours cold/hot water showers.
Heritage Villas: The Travancore Heritage has 43 elegant air conditioned rooms in heritage villas with all modern amenities like spacious toilets including garden baths with cold/hot water showers, with comfortable furniture and smooth interior lights. A few rooms with closed baths are also available. The amenities provided in all the bedrooms include satellite TV, telephone (ISD), mini bar and coffee maker. Almost all the rooms provide a view of the sea and the beach and the lovely green lawns and have spacious sit outs with built in elegant reclining benches and antique planters' chairs.
Beach Grove: The beach grove block on the beach at the foot of the 120 ft. cliff has 20 most modern rooms facing the sea. Beach grove offers the sophistication of luxury and warmth of tradition at every nook and corner.
Ayurvedic Center - The Ayurvedic Center at The Travancore Heritage Resort offers a range of treatments to its guests like: Relaxation Programs, Stress Relieving Programs, Rejuvenation Programs, Rejuvenation Programs for old disorders and Treatment Programs.
Yoga and Meditation: The Travancore Heritage also has a full-fledged Yoga and Meditation center working under the guidance of experienced yoga teachers. Short-term courses are also offered for those who wish to learn yoga during the time of their stay in the resort.
Dining at Travancore Heritage Resort
The Open House - The 'open house' restaurant is open on the front sides with arches and overlooks the pool. It has a wooden roof ceiling on its main hall, which is some 100 years old with such exquisite decorative work, sourced from the marriage hall of a feudal chief in Tamil Nadu. The restaurant offers multi-cuisine fare with the specialty of seafood and local ethnic cuisine and can serve 80 guests at a time.
The Ocean Grill - The 'ocean grill' beach side restaurant is ideally situated between the beach grove and the sea. With thatched roofing and sea breeze caressing through this restaurant specializes in seafood.
Banquets and Conferences
On the basement of the reception building of The Travancore Heritage Resort, Kovalam is an air-conditioned conference/banquet hall, which can accommodate 100 guests with adequate service foyer and all modern audio and video equipments for even blue chip conferences.
Location: The Travancore Heritage Resort is located at a distance of 23 kms from Trivandrum. The resort is situated by the side of the Kovalam - Poovar road, and is only 40 minutes drive from the airport, 45 minutes from railway station and bus station.