Your quest for the best Ayurveda resorts in Kerala ends here.
Step into the Ayurvedic wellness journey of a lifetime at Aanandakosha, the Ayurveda resort of your dreams.
Located near Kovalam, Trivandrum, in the God’s Own Country of Kerala, Aanandakosha is synonymous with the best Ayurveda resorts in Kerala. Experts trained in the traditional science of Ayurveda await to guide you through a healing journey of the mind, body, and spirit.
Translating to “the science of life”, Ayurveda is considered to be the most ancient healing science, believed to have originated more than 5,000 years ago. Ayurveda took root from the ancient Vedic culture and has been handed down for thousands of years in the oral tradition from master to disciple. And now, at Aanandakosha, you will witness a modern manifestation of the age-old wisdom that is Ayurveda.
Situated 2 kilometers from the Kovalam beach, the Aanandakosha property hosts ten rooms with balconies overlooking the Arabian Sea, to house our guests as they enjoy a tailor-made vacation to uplift the spirit, imbibing habits for a lifetime. An array of Ayurveda-based treatments and packages await you here. We promise nothing short of a holistic and rejuvenating experience that will heal you from within.
The chirping of the local birds will accompany your morning Yoga sessions, where you will breathe in the fresh morning air, surrounded by our beautiful gardens. Whether you pick our one-week package or an extended stay, your search for the perfect vacation at the best Ayurveda resorts in Kerala ends at Aanandakosha.
In addition to the relaxing atmosphere at the Aanadnakosha property, you are also treated to the wholesome and healing Ayurvedic cuisine – fresh meals that nourish you from within and reset your body. Our chef looks forward to imparting pointers to the Ayurvedic way of cooking and consuming food, so you can continue your healing journey even when you return home.
Heavily focussed on the tenets of sustainability and transformation, your Aanandakosha experience will be a powerful combination of Ayurveda-based treatments, yoga, food, and mindful relaxation.
With a career spanning 26 years in the Hotel Management industry, Elizabeth P. K. is a stalwart in Operations and Quality Management. Before captaining Aanandakosha Retreat, she has proven her mettle with her remarkable sprints as part of the core management team of top players in the hotel and resort industry, both domestic and international, such as Mekosha Ayurveda, Le Meridien Resorts and Convention Center, Dream Hotel (Hampshire Hotels and Resorts), The Park, Design Hotels and Casino Group of Hotel (CGH Earth), to name a few.
She joined the hotel management industry right after her graduation, learning the ropes through sheer hard work and dedication, mastering hotel operations. Her key areas of expertise are leading, mentoring, and monitoring the performance of organizations and team members to ensure efficiency in process operations and meeting individual & group targets. She efficiently handles people issues and actively resolves them without impacting the team performance. Her excellent interpersonal, communication, team building & management skills, with extensive experience in talent acquisition, training, and development of the workforce, help with the able leadership she has showcased for the institution.
The unique creative and managerial energy and superlative industry knowledge that she brings to the table, honed over decades, have greatly benefited the Aanandakosha team and we are proud to have her on board with us as our leader.
Dr. Maneesh S. is an authority in the field of the traditional style of Ayurvedic treatment. With over 10 years of dedicated service, expertise, and a proven track record of the classical style of Ayurvedic treatment, his work has immensely benefited several people all over India and abroad.
He mastered the Ayurvedic method of treatment at the renowned Pankajakasthuri Ayurveda Medical College, Trivandrum. With several years of experience in the service industry, he has associated with several well-known groups such as the Somatheeram Beach Resorts and Club Mahindra Holiday Resorts. he also had a stint abroad, in Dubai, where he practiced as a licensed Consultant Physician at the Dubai Healthcare City. He has also traveled extensively across the length and breadth of the Indian subcontinent, studying and collecting medicinal plants as well as replenishing his extensive organic infusions. He has successfully treated patients with chronic and complex illnesses. He is a frequent speaker at major Ayurveda discussions and seminars across the country and is considered an expert in the field of treatment modalities cited in the Ayurveda texts. His extensive knowledge extends to other fields as well, such as Sanskrit, Vedas, Mythology, Ancient Indian Culture, and the Indian Classical Arts.
Aanandakosha Ayurveda Retreat is privileged to have him on board as our Chief Physician.
He has vast knowledge of Ancient Ayurveda Tridosha food concept learned from the Ancestors and professionally with skills as both Chef and Manager. He has the talent of Passionately creating Ayurveda food and creating the path to learn Ayurveda food lessons to others.
As an F&B Manager, he has created unique and healthy cuisine in a vast range of restaurants in India as well as the Middle East. He deeply values healthy living and while teaching his team the art of cooking, he’s also extremely keen to teach the art of Ayurveda cooking to all our patrons at Mekosha. He believes in keeping food simple in its principles yet innovative, never compromising on the quality of food served.
In his years of experience, he always remembers that one needs to have a lot of passion, stamina, a true love for food and be able to learn on one’s feet because cooking in a kitchen is hard work – but at the end of the day, when he sees you smile while eating, it’s all worth it!