Offering breathtaking views of the serene backwaters of Kerala, The Zuri Kumarakom, Kerala Resort & Spa is situated on the shores of the Vembanad Lake, the longest backwater lake in Kerala.
The fresh sea breeze, miles of serene backwaters and swaying coconut palms all welcome you to an unforgettable experience of luxury and peace. The dreamy state of Kerala, the southern tip of the Indian peninsula is often referred to as ‘God’s Own Country’ due to its pristine natural beauty.
At the Zuri Kumarakom, experience everything from the colourful local culture, the mouth-watering local cuisine and the rich repository of flora and fauna found here, while surrounded by luxury. The Maya Spa, Zuri’s very own spa chain gives you the chance to pamper yourself with a wide variety of spa treatments that will leave you glowing both inside and outside.
The plush interiors, impeccable service, world-class amenities and the finest restaurants make the Zuri Kumarakom one of the best resort and spa hotels in Kerala. A testament to this is the many awards that the hotel has won over the years. Come and experience the magic of Kerala at its very best, only at The Zuri Kumarakom, Kerala Resort & Spa.
ROOMS & SUITES
While the views of serene backwaters and lush greenery is a treat to your eyes, our accommodation will be a treat to all your senses as well. Our collection of luxurious rooms, villas and cottages are aesthetically furnished and beautifully designed to offer you every comfort and luxury. Choose from our splendid lagoon facing rooms or luxurious villas that come with a private pool.
The Zuri five star deluxe Resort and Spa in Kumarakom offers 72 rooms which include 18 Zuri Rooms, 16 Zuri Deluxe Rooms, 28 Zuri Cottages and 10 Zuri Presidential Pool Villas, for a memorable stay. Our luxury rooms in Kumarakom are ideal for both leisure seekers and business travellers.
The guests can check-in, at 15:00 hours and check-out, at 11:00 hours, based on the duration of their stay. Early check-in, and late check-out, can be facilitated, subject to availability.
PRESIDENTIAL POOL VILLA
The Zuri prides itself on being one of the few resorts with private pool villas in Kumarakom, Kerala. Spread out over 70 square metres, the Presidential Villa comprises of a living and dining room, master bedroom, semi-outdoor bathroom and a private garden overlooking an independent pool. Make memories with your loved ones while surrounded by the pristine beauty of Kerala’s backwaters and the absolute privacy that Zuri gives you.
Recreating the charm of Kerala, the quaint Zuri cottages offer a world of modern luxury and natural beauty. Beautiful interiors complement the stunning views of the blue lagoon that stretches across the horizon. Choose to stay in the Zuri Cottage and be transported to an ethereal world of beauty and luxury.
ZURI DELUXE ROOM
Located on the first floor, the 42 square meter Zuri Deluxe room in Kumarakom is an epitome of luxury. Featuring a spacious balcony overlooking a beautiful lagoon, it offers spectacular views of the surrounding areas, while cradling you in absolute comfort.
Be prepared for a quality dining experience, at The Zuri Kumarakom, Kerala Resort and Spa. Mughlai, Malayali or Seafood delights, the resort offers it all. Our chefs know what it takes to tantalize your taste buds. Those who like their drinks, would love the ambience and service at the lake-front bar and the cigar lounge.
LIME TREE RESTAURANT
Breathe in the fresh sea breeze that carries the exotic fragrance of Lime Tree’s array of exotic dishes ranging from regional favourites to classics and continental to Pan-Asian awash with soft lights and with a tranquil ambience cuisine.
This all-day dining restaurant also offers a sumptuous buffet spread that will leave you completely satiated. You can choose to sit under the wide expanse of the sky mirrored in the lagoon or sit inside the restaurant awash with soft lights and tranquil ambience.
LAGUNA BASS RESTAURANT
Experience the rich flavours and fragrance of Kerala’s sea food at Laguna Bass with an innovative interactive kitchen. You can even choose from the freshest live catch of the day!
The Laguna Bass is the perfect setting for a formal dinner or even a business meeting. Experience the authentic flavours of Kerala’s seafood at The Laguna Bass, one the most sought-after fine dining restaurants in Kumarakom.
THE TRUNK CALL BAR
Overlooking the lush green landscaped garden and the calm waters of the Vembanad Lake, Zuri’s Trunk Call Bar offers a quaint dining experience.
Choose from the finest varieties of the local cuisine or your favourites from world cuisine and pair them up with exotic cocktails from the bar menu. Watch the sun paint the sky pink as you relax in the beautiful interiors of the Trunk Call Bar, one of the best restaurants in Kumarakom.
The word ‘Maya’ in Sanskrit stands for ‘Illusion’. Choose from a wide range of specialised treatments at Zuri’s very own spa range and watch all your tensions and worries melt away.
From world famous Ayurvedic treatments that Kerala is known for, to a wide variety of Western and Oriental therapies popular worldwide, Maya Spa at the Zuri Kumarakom offers you a world of luxury and healing.
The term ‘Ayurveda’ in Sanskrit means life-knowledge. Using the ancient knowledge that has been passed down over generations, our Ayurvedic treatments re-kindle the spark of vitality and life. At The Zuri Maya Ayurvedic Spa Resort in Kumarakom, we offer a range of traditional Ayurvedic treatments along with our other signature treatments.
Whether you seek specialised treatments for illnesses or you wish to return home feeling completely rejuvenated, our Ayurvedic treatments cater to your every need. Choose from over 10 signature treatments and rejuvenate body, mind and soul.
WESTERN & ORIENTAL THERAPIES
Listen to the gentle lapping of the backwaters on the shores as you treat yourself to massages and other treatments chosen from a specially curated variety of Western and Oriental therapies.
The Maya Spa, Kumarakom offers the perfect natural setting to truly let go of your worries. Well-trained and certified masseurs help you relax, taking you on a lovely journey of rejuvenation & relaxation using therapies from across the globe.
EVENTS IN KUMARAKOM
Nestled on the serene backwaters of Kerala, the Zuri Kumarakom is the ideal destination for events or weddings. Say your vows against a magical backdrop of lush greenery, calm flowing waters and make memories that you will treasure forever.
Meetings in our magical venue offers the perfect mix of business and pleasure. With access to every modern amenity like high-speed internet and the beautiful surroundings, you are certain to impress.
WEDDINGS IN KERALA
Allow us to take care of every small detail to ensure that your wedding is like the fairytale you dreamed it would be. The Zuri offers a magical wedding venue in Kumarakom, with beautiful views of Kerala’s backwaters and luxurious interiors. You can choose from a variety of themes for the decorations and we’ll make it picture perfect.
With access to every modern amenity including high-speed internet, projectors and laser printers, the Zuri is one of the best hotels for meetings in Kumarakom.
We know that every minute is important when it comes to conferences or business meetings. With sophisticated interiors and verdant green settings on the Vembanad Lake, the Zuri offers the best meeting facilities in Kumarakom.
Take a seat among the swaying coconut palms, to look out at the vast expanse of a huge lake. Every now and then, a heron flies by, creating a fluttering moment of activity in an otherwise calm atmosphere.
You will never get bored visiting the various tourist destinations in Kumarakom. The lush backdrop and the abundance of flora and fauna attract travellers from all over the world. What’s more, the area is part of a route that a lot of beautiful migratory birds take, thus making it a wonderful destination for all nature-enthusiasts.
BOAT RIDE IN THE VEMBANAD LAKE
Lie back and watch the palms lazily drift by, as you perch upon a Kettuvallam. Make your way through the network of backwaters that is so essentially Kerala. Watch the sun disappear into the horizon, sinking into the vast sea of ripples of the huge lake.
A VISIT TO MIDNIGHT SANDS
The 40-minute boat ride to Pathiramanal (Midnight Sands) from Kumarakom is full of mystical natural beauty, courtesy the Vembanad Lake and its ecosystem. Once on the island, feast your eyes on the exquisite species of migratory birds, which Enhances the charm of the environment.
Spread over a huge expanse of 14 acres, the bird sanctuary is a favourite choice of hobbyist and professional ornithologists. From the majestic Siberian Stork to the enthusiastic egret, the ever-watchful Darter to the graceful herons, get ready to experience nature in all its glory, at this amazing resort.
One of the most important temple festivals of Kerala is celebrated in all its grandeur, with great pomp and splendour, at the Vaikom Mahadeva Temple.
Legend says that Lord Shiva and his wife Parvathi Devi appeared to the Saint Vyagrahapada after long days of prayers. In the month of November or December (depending on the cultural Malayalam calendar), processions carrying grand statues of Lord Shiva flanked by elephants in their festive attire wind their way through town.
ERUMELI PETTA THULLAL
Held in January, this grand festival is organized by the Sri Dharma Sastha Temple. While devotees perform various rituals to the Gods, temple elephants are also prepared. This festival provides a deep insight into Malayali Culture, through its performances.
Celebrated in August and September, Onam is a big deal not only in Kumarakom but all over Kerala. The interesting thing about Onam is that it is not a religious festival; which is why everyone, irrespective of caste and creed celebrates it, for it is a celebration of the land.
Boat races and musical performances perfectly encapsulate the festive spirit. Indulge yourself into ‘Onam Sadya’, the traditional meal on this auspicious day, rounds off the festival.