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Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort

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Cowes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly wonderful place. Beautiful resort grounds and rooms, helpful and professsional staff and the treatments superb. It is really the ayurveda that you need to come for as they do a fantastic job but at least one excursion to the backwaters on the resort boat is also a must. Food very good indeed, including when on an...

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rochester, mn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The individual beach cottages are very modern, marble throughout, private pool for each unit. The Arabian Sea is at your fingertips, great beach, very warm bathwater like. Smooth sand and sea bottom. 30 meter massive pool. Bidaily yoga by an array of quality gurus. The spa services are fantastic. All meals are prepared to your...

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Knokke, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago

I traveled a lot but this is one of the most authentic ayurveda resorts I have ever been. The resort is very well maintained, the villas are awesome, most of them with private swimming pool and excellent treatments. The owner is very symphatic and very spiritual. It is like coming home. And I may not forget the food. 12 days...

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1Thank Minelleke
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was pure magic! The facilities were beautiful. So peaceful, clean and gorgeous. The yoga instructors were great giving the perfect combination between meditation and exercise. Yoga has another meaning to me after my stay here. The staff was very service minded and on arranged several tours. Visiting Vaikkom Temple during a festival is an experience for life. The...

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1Thank Mona S
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We actually came across the resort online and decided to try this place. We had an amazing experience and my son loved the beach there. Nice place but it would be better if they had rooms near the beach and the restaurant was taking a lot of time to make the food. Spa was fantastic and the rooms were very...

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1Thank Srivatsa0413
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi, I went to this place with my wife. It is a very beautiful place and you must go to this place. As you as you enter into the place it seems to be paradise on earth. We have enjoyed each and every moment of our time there starting with the exterior of the resort which is divine and natural,...

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1Thank Kumar M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing stay in this resort. It is one of it's kind. It's a resort that will calm your senses, rejuvenates you and get you ready to face the world again with clarity. The staff and management are extremely helpful and always there to help you with a smile. The cottages are amazing too surrounded with ample natural beauty. We...

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Bandung, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hi My name is Sam and i"m From Indonesia. My family and I had a really peaceful time in this resort. It was like a heavenly bliss to us. The SPA was awesome and we were totally relaxed and stress away. We loved the Yoga Session and the meals were not really heavy. It was a really pleasant meal. Our...

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had a wonderful 10 days of excellent top ayurvedic treatment at Carnoustie. Dr Ajhita and the team, care, advise and time was well managed and thye provided very good advise and course of treatment. . The staff at Carnoustie are well trained and extremely devoted and provide a very caring environment which is very rare to see and experience...

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East Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in a villa with a private pool. The resort wasn't busy and we only ever saw others at the Spa or at meals. We didn't do any of the special dietary packages and found the menu and food to be quite yummy. ..so much that we were only able to eat 2 meals a day. The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort, situated at the Marari beach close to the Alappuzha backwaters, comprises of 40 luxury villas, a traditional Ayurveda Spa, Two Backwater Suite in Muhamma, One Two Bedroom House Boat and a Sailing Club. The villas are designed to reduce energy and water consumption as well as minimize the use of exhaustible materials. The eco-friendly resort ensures that we use materials such as jute, bamboo, recycled cardboard instead of wood, reprocessed plastic and scrap wood. While at the resort, travellers can take lake/ backwater tours to gaze at the gorgeous paddy fields of Alapphuza, try out the early-morning yoga sessions, unwind at the beach, relax at the spa, enjoy performances by local traditional dancers and Kerala’s range of percussion music, try their hand at night fishing, cycle around villages or sail the backwaters and learn a bit of archery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort

Address: opp Chennaveli Church, State Highway 66 | Chethy PO, Chennaveli, Mararikulam 688530, India
Region: India > Kerala > Mararikulam
Price Range: $524 - $783 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“A range of rooms are available. All are good but some have private plunge pools.”
 of 5 bubbles AndyL71, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are very nice”
 of 5 bubbles Minelleke, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed at Malika Villa which is pool villa.”
  • Malika Pool Villa
  • Villa's Private Pool
 of 5 bubbles 607kumarm, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Akund Villa are fantastic for a family of 3”
 of 5 bubbles simrat2016, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best views is to the lagoon side”
 of 5 bubbles stormeinstein, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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