Kerala has turned out to be a growing destination for wedding tourism in the country. The rich and natural heritage of Kerala has endowned the land with many beautiful options for destination weddings. Scenic beaches with flaming white sands, tropical resorts, heritage sites, palaces, lawns, ancient houses are all great wedding venue options for destination weddings in Kerala.
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Desination weddings in Kerala happen mostly in Kovalam, Kumarakom, Kochi and Alappuzha where in plenty of beach-side and water-front wedding venues are available. Some of the best destination wedding venues in Kerala are the Ramada Resort in Kochi, the Zuri and Lake Song Resort in Kumarakom, the Kadavu resort in Calicut and the Leela in Kovalam. As Kerala evolves into a destination wedding hub, destination wedding venues in the state rise continuously as per the needs of the destination wedding traveller.
The Zuri Kumarakom Kerala Resort and Spa
The Zuri Kumarakom cradles on the banks of India’s longest lake, the Vembanad Lake. The luxury 5 star hotel set on the backwaters of Kumarakom offers you an 18-acre piece of paradise nestled on the lush shores of Vembanad Lake, and on soothing luxuries you can revel in. With one of the best all-day restaurants in Kerala that are facing the lagoon and a beautiful pool, your invitees will be mesmerized by this beautiful hotel.
Kumarakom Lake Resort
Kumarakom Lake Resort, acclaimed as the luxury heritage resort in India, nestles on the serene banks of the Lake Vembanad. Sprawling across 25 acres of lush greenery and set in soul-stirring ambiance, Kumarakom Lake Resort, the winner of the much acclaimed World Travel Award as India’s Leading Resort for 4 years, exudes the appeal of Kerala’s true heritage while offering a complete range of New Age amenities for a luxuriously comfortable stay. Luxury-laden rooms, villas and suites; Ayurmana, the Ayurveda Spa, swimming pools galore, health club, multi-cuisine and specialty restaurants; traditional Kerala teashop and countless other attractions in and around the resort offer you the simple luxuries of life, in the grandeur of the royalty of yore.
Le Meridien, Kochi
Adorned in a contemporary style with recent amenities, Le Méridien Kochi’s 223 guest rooms and suites are perfect to accommodate guests in a big fat Indian wedding. Your guests will be spell bound as they overlook the manicured gardens, picturesque backwaters, and the orchestrated three-tier pool. With a range of 14 conference, banqueting, and event venues, accommodating up to 2,500 guests and supported by state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment and wireless High Speed Internet Access, Le Meridien will make sure your wedding is out of a fairytale!
The Leela Kempinski, Kovalam
The key to The Leela Kovalam is its cliff-top setting looking out over pristine beaches to the far horizon. The resort is known for its world class dining, seamless service, and palatial accommodations. And, of course, nobody understands opulence and unstinting luxury quite like The Leela. It is a short distance from the Trivandrum International Airport. The Leela Kovalam isn’t just one wedding venue. It’s a whole album of exotic exciting locations and opportunities. How about a beach ceremony, followed by a cliff top reception and ultra-luxury accommodations in the rich opulent Leela style. Pandal, the rustic Kerala hall, oozes charm and is only five minutes from the beach. For a traditional wedding, their convention centre, the largest in Kerala, can accommodate up to 900 guests.