Far from the madding crowd, close to Nellikunnu beach, Thapovan Heritage Home is 18 km away from Trivandrum International Airport and railway station. It is an ideal place for those who want to unwind and relax in a beautifully secluded atmosphere. Atop a cliff overlooking the pristine Nellikunnu Beach, Thapovan is nestled in lush green environments.The Kerala resort is owned by Mr. Andreas Heitmann, a banker and globe-trotter who eventually choose to make Kerala his home. Thapovan offers authentic Kerala Holiday experience during your stay: Ayurvedic treatments, visits to neighbouring villages, markets, festivals, classical music and dance concerts.
Accommodation comes in the form of Old House, Teakwood House and Cottage House all architectural marvels in wood, carved on the principles of the ancient Thachusastra or science of engineering. Of the 32 rooms, 13 are in a beautifully landscaped garden while 19 provide a cliff view of the beach.
Enter this divine retreat and you find that aesthetic ingenuity has an edge over modern technology. First impression is striking- a glabled roof, wooden columns and paneled walls at the entrance. Light from exquisite Thookkuvilakku (hanging lamps) seems to be the answer to electricity, water in delicate basins takes the place of air-conditioning and cool air flows hindered through the interior. In a thulasithara in the courtyard stands India’s sacred herb, the Thulasi, the ‘incomparable’ one known for its miraculous properties.
Thapovan Ayurveda Centre has the coveted Green Leaf accreditation and its holistic health programme is administered by two experienced physicians and a team of professional therapists in its Ayurvedic and Yoga Centres. Guests are provided with the ultimate Kerala Ayurveda experience comprising rejuvenation therapy (Rasaya Chikilsa), purification (Sodhan Chikilsa), body immunization and longevity treatment (Kayakalpa Chilkilsa), slimming, beauty care massages and steam baths. There is also curative therapy for all forms of rheumatism and join pain, blood pressure, cholesterol and skin disease.
The Kerala resort’s garden has a vast collection of medicinal plants. The cuisine consists of traditional Kerala fare and international flavours too. The travel Desk take care of ticket confirmation, travel arrangements, vehicle charter, local sightseeing etc. Thapovan Beach Resort is a melodious confluence of the essence of Kerala and suitable place for those who seek a perfect Kerala Tourism experience.
THAPOVAN HERITAGE HOME
Nellikunnu, Mulloor P.O
Kerala 695521 INDIA.