Soma Kerala Palace , located in the enchanting Vembanad Backwaters of Cochin, a famous holiday resort known for its ancient architecture which is recreated by using 250 years old masterpieces. The resort preserves the traditional charm of Kerala and has rebuilt ancient Tharavadus, Naalukkettus and Illoms to give a glimpse and feel of Kerala. The resort offers alternative treatments like Ayurveda, yoga and meditation facilities for a completely rejuvenating experience. These programs aim at relaxing the body and regaining peace of the mind. Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort has been awarded as the ‘Best Ayurveda Center’ category for the year 2010-2011.
The architecture of the rooms is a blend of several royal remarkable structures that belong to the bygone era and these royal chambers can be categorized into Sreedhari, Kozhanal Maalika, Nalekkat, Kayyalakkakam, Neythallor Mathom Chempulayil, Vattakkunnel, Mannur and V.T’s House. Some Kerala Palace has numerous facilities to let its guests enjoy their holiday in a complete way. Facilities like Ayurveda Hospital, swimming pool, boating and other amenities like doctor on call, airport transfer, internet café and many more. The resort serves delicious old Kerala recipes known for their flavors and nutritive values. The sea food is yet another specialty of this resort serving tasty dishes like Karimeen Polichhatu, Prawn Masala, Meen Curry, Njandu Curry and the Kerala fish curry. Other places of interest around the resort are Kumarakon Bird Sanctuary famous for its large variety of birds, St Mary’s Knanaya Church in Valiya Palli, Thazathangadi Juma Masjid and Thirunakkara Mahadev Temple.
This is a picture perfect resort for a complete family vacation with rejuvenating Ayurveda and yoga facilities for experiencing the traditional Kerala.