Rendezvous of Tradition & Style
Tradition & Style

Built as the palatial residence of Akavoor Royals, Kovilakam Heritage is situated on the northern bank of River Periyar at Vellarapally, near Kalady in Ernakulam District. It is regarded an architectural masterpiece featuring all the highlights of Vedic Architecture which indeed makes it a must-visit-place for History and Nature Lovers. The location of Kovilakam Heritage is also very adjacent to “Thiruvairanikkulam Temple”, one of the most famous Siva- Parvathy Temple in South India. Away from the confines of bustling city life, here at Kovilakam Heritage, awaits a world of History, Hospitality, Culture and Natural Beauty. And by experiencing the Vinatge Kerala Architectural marvels like the typical timber houses, long-running verandas and the famed 'Nalukettus' featured here, you'll have a memorable stay at Kovilakam Heritage where the legacy of the Land comes to life in the present times. Matching with it, Modernity is also assured and it’s reflected in the world-standard Amenities, State-of-the-art Facilities and the dedicated service offered by the Service Staff of the resort. It’s a heaven where the nature and tradition unfold their magic.

Feels like
Nature's Cradle

Under the shades of Flowering trees array the nests of your poetic dreams.It’s the guest rooms of Kovilakam Heritage. As if to meet and greet the guests coming home, the running plants and leafy branches peep in through the windows occasionally. Here, Man and Nature lives in a beautiful unison and the entire resort is structured protecting the magnificence of the original historic mansion.Suite, River View and Deluxe Category rooms with balconies opening to the serene beauty of Aluva River is an enthralling experience on its own. Each of them features intricate wooden artistry and hand-picked traditional furnishings. Your soul can feel the earthy smell, scenic flora and untouched natural charms adorning the river bank. Inside, there is the touch of luxury that makes every amenity feel like Regal and the Best-in-the-class.

Taste the
Flavours of the Land

You are in the God's own Country and how come you don’t get a chance to taste its traditional flavours?! Only the experienced hands can recreate that full-bodied flavours of Kerala special delicacies with all due justice and if you are at Kovilakam Heritage, consider yourself lucky. Because the Chefs here over the time have mastered the art of exploring and presenting the traditional flavours in their true essence. So expect originality only to be served to you at the Ethnic Restaurant of the resort.There is also one Multi-cuisine Restaurant at the Resort, where the dishes belonging to all the popular cuisines will be served hygienically in a tastefully designed ambience. It’s a happy space to enjoy global flavours and mesmerizing views.

Meet & Greet at Nature's Lap

Ever thought that your high profile meeting would not have felt that stressful if you had opted for a less commercial looking venue to host it? Because Nature is one great power that can calm the senses well and a summit set at a venue surrounded by greenery is found to be more productive and creative as well. So, the Conference Hall of Kovilakam Heritage is a perfect fit for corporate events and social gatherings alike. Seating arrangements can be flexible, AV systems are well connected ad there is enough space to accommodate participants in large numbers.

Evergreen Memories

The Brahmins of the Kovilakam were once the rulers of Airanikulam Village. At the zenith of its fame and glory, it was the most preferred haunt for many notable personalities in the cultural and literary scenario of Kerala. Hence from the historical and architectural point of view, the Kovilakam connects us to the mythical times of History. As per legends, the Kovilakam is also associated to Akavoor Chathan, one among the twelve children of "Parayi" in the ancestral folklore, "Parayi Petta Panthirukulam”. Akavoor Chathan and Akavoor Namboothirippad of the Kovilakam are believed to be the reason behind the formation of “Thiruvairanikkulam Temple”, one of the most famous Siva- Parvathy Temples in South India. The temple is located very near to the Kovilakam. Other sought-after destinations include Athirapally Waterfalls, Paniyeli Poru Ecotourism Centre, Adi Shankara Sthoopam Temple, Fort Kochi, Mattancherry Jew Town, Ernakulam Marine Drive Walkway & Rainbow Bridge, Kanjoor Church, Lulu Shopping Mall etc.The nearest Airport is Cochin International Airport ( 7 km)and nearest Railway Station is Aluva Railway Station (8km).

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