Kerala is the perfect place for your destination wedding, thanks to its tranquil beaches, beautiful backwaters, and stunning hill stations,. Fall in love again with your partner as you proclaim your love for each other in the lap of nature. With delicious sea food, exciting activities, and relaxing resorts, your guests will have a great time as well.
Here are some beautiful resorts in Kerala where you can have your destination wedding:
1. Poovar Island Resort
Poovar Island Resort is a beautiful 4-star resort in Trivandrum. The Poovar Island beach is located just a few kilometres away, allowing you to explore it in your downtime. Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport to the resort at 32km. However, since the route to reach the hotel is through the Western Ghats, it takes an hour and a half to reach there.
Poovar Island Resort has 44 cottages spread across 23 acres of land, and you will also find an yoga centre, ayurvedic centre, and other recreational areas there. There is a banquet hall called Emerald with a capacity of 250 people. The resort also has a huge pool ideal for cocktail parties and sangeet ceremony. For wedding receptions, there is a huge lawn facing the backwaters which can accommodate around 1,000 people.
2. Estuary Island Resort
The Estuary Island Resort is another stunning 4-star resort in Trivandrum, perfect for a destination wedding. It is located 32km away from the Trivandrum International Airport and it takes an hour and a half to reach there. The resort is located on the shores of the Poovar Island beach and has a beautiful seafront lawn ideal for weddings, which can accommodate around 1,000 people.
The resort has a total of 63 rooms and villas with views of both the beach and backwaters. In the evenings, you can go for a pleasant boat ride in the backwaters and soak in the nature.
3. Udaya Samudra Resort
Udaya Samudra Resort is a beautiful 5-star resort just is just a few minutes away from the Kovalam Beach. The Trivandrum International Airport is 13.5km away from the resort and it takes 25 minutes to reach.
Udaya Samudra Resort is one of the largest resorts in Kerala with 225 rooms and villas and three swimming pools. The resort has a lawn facing the beach for weddings and can hold a capacity of 1,500 people. You can also throw a pool party at the resort before the wedding.
4. Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere Resort
A serene 5-star resort on the backwaters of Alleppey, Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere is the perfect resort for your destination wedding. The resort’s decor is stunning with heritage motifs and contemporary furniture. It takes about 90 minutes to reach the resort from the Cochin International Airport as it is located 63km away.
There are 60 rooms and heritage villas available. The resort’s lawn can accommodate around 200 people while its banquet hall, Sabha holds a capacity of 100 people, making it perfect for intimate weddings. You also have the option to have a houseboat wedding where you can get married on a houseboat floating in the backwaters of Alleppey.
5. Ramada Resort
A luxurious 5-star resort on the banks of Alleppey, the Ramada Resort is a humongous resort facing the backwaters. It is located at a distance of 90km from Cochin International Airport, which is a two hour drive.
The resort has 58 centrally air conditioned rooms and villas. Royale Club banquet hall of the resort holds a capacity of 450 people and is ideal for wedding receptions. Ramada Resort has a large backwaters facing lawn with a capacity of 1,500 people.
6. Lakesong Resort
Surrounded by serene water bodies, the Lakesong Resort is a majestic heritage 5-star resort located on the banks of Kumarakom backwaters. It is about 70km away from the Cochin International Airport and it takes two hours to reach. The entire resort has wooden decor, setting it apart from others.
The five acres of the resort have 28 artistic cottages constructed around an intricate network of canals,which resemble the paddy fields of Kerala. The Lakesong Resort has a beautiful backwaters facing lawn with a holding capacity of 1,000 people. There is also a banquet hall that can hold around 300 people.
7. Bolgatty Palace Resort
Bolgatty Palace Resort is 3-star resort ideal for intimate destination weddings. Located on the Bolgatty Island, Cochin, it is a 1744 Dutch mansion which has been turned into a resort. It is 40km away from the Cochin International Airport and it takes about an hour to reach the resort. There are six palatial villas built nearby that are a part of the resort complex.
In total, the resort has four rooms in the main palace and six villas in the resort complex. All are designed with traditional Indian decor. The Bolgatty Palace Resort has a backwaters facing lawn with a capacity of 500 people.
8. The Lalit Resort & Spa
Spread over 26 acres in Kasargod, Kerala, the Lalit Resort & Spa is a 5-star resort that is the definition of perfection. The resort is a 90-minute drive away from the Mangalore International Airport.
There are 39 beautiful suites well-equipped with a jacuzzi and other amenities. It has a beachfront lawn ideal for wedding receptions that can hold a capacity of 1,000 people. The resort also has the Utsav banquet hall which can hold 200 people at a time.