Kerala, a state on India's tropical Malabar Coast, has nearly 600km of Arabian Sea shoreline. It's known for its palm-lined beaches and its backwaters, a network of canals popular for cruises. Its many upscale seaside resorts include specialists in Ayurvedic treatments. Inland are the Western Ghats, a mountain range whose slopes support tea, coffee and spice plantations as well as abundant native wildlife.
Accommodation in Kerala
This is a superb beach lodge set in 18 acres of shady lawns with 18 lovely thatched cottages scattered through gardens whose highlight is a fabulous 70ft pool overlooking the sea. There is a morning yoga class as well as private lessons and Ayurvedic treatments in a spa. The hotel even has its own rice […]
The Malabar House is more than a beautifully designed heritage hotel. It is an art hotel, home of a carefully curated collection, highlighting Kerala’s composite culture as a passage between East and West. The rooms are comfortable and the service is flawless. Malabar Junction, the hotel’s renowned restaurant and Divine, its wine lounge, combine the […]