Taj Kumarakom Resort & Spa, Kerala

Taj Kumarakom Resort & Spa is a slice of history, a part of nature and a family estate converted into a resort where staying in one of only 28 exclusive villas or cottages amidst almost 15 acres of natural green cover is quite a unique experience in itself.

The resort takes you back to 1881 when the Baker’s family who are considered the founders of modern Kumarakom set up their residence here. The original bungalow still stands gracefully on the shore of a beautiful lagoon welcoming guests on its historical corridors while the rest of the facilities are distributed across the sprawling grounds most of which are interspersed with century old trees, water bodies and home to many rare species of animals with the Kumarakom bird sanctuary being only next door.

As a homage to its origins, the resort retains its colonial character in its design, styling and other appointments including artefacts, attire and décor. The cuisine is a generous mix of Taj signature dishes, comfort food and location inspired farm and backwaters cuisine. As a resort that is relatively small in size, guests get a feel of understated luxury, a soothing opulence and personalized attention from the team.

While the overwhelming impression of the “estate-resort” is that of a calm and relaxing holiday, professionally managed activities from a zip line or a kayaking lesson or a conducted village cycling tour to options of moonlight rafting or houseboats for overnight stays and lunch cruises are carefully interspersed into the stay so that those who seek a little bit of thrill are not going back disappointed.

No Taj holiday is complete without a spa sojourn and at Kumarakom it’s no different. The Jiva Spa here has its root as a half century old Ayurveda centre that has played host to several statesmen and managed by a qualified Ayurveda doctors even today in the role of the Wellness Manager.

 

Hotel Highlights
Located alongside the Kumarakom bird sanctuary which gives the resort a strong wildlife connect
Built on the shores of India’s longest – Vembanad lake
Located alongside the Kumarakom bird sanctuary which gives the resort a strong wildlife connect
Resort has professionally managed activities
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Amenities
Hotel Policies
  • Check-in from 2:00 PM
  • Check-out till 12:00 PM
  • Early arrivals and late departures at hotel discretion and on chargeable basis
  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Pet friendly resort - pet policy applies
  • Rights of Admission reserved
  • The resort has a wine and beer selling licence
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4.4/5
Excellent
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Saroop S. D.
5 days ago
A Great Short Trip
I stayed at property Taj Kumarakom Resort & Spa from 26th to 29th March'21. I was on a diet during the time i visited and on my single request the staff took really good care of me. The Chef, Suresh and Anand made my stay so comfortable even packed some food when we were to leave for Delhi. Will be my absolute pleasure to visit property again. Thank you for an amazing experience. See you guys soon again.
Balagopal K. S.
6 days ago
An amazing Experience!
Our stay in Taj Kumarakom was excellent and it was a very relaxing experience for every one. The whole staff, especially Noel & Priya in front desk were very pleasant and helpful. The experience is much better than any other Taj property and Kudos to the wonderful team in Kumarakom. The Rooms and whole property were very clean, games and activities for kids were worth appreciating.We loved the stay In Taj Kumarakom.