The entire magic of visiting a Club Mahindra resort is in the experience that is very specific and unique to the place of visit. While South India has a horde of different activities, festivals and sight seeing spots, the culture and lifestyle is also vastly different. And so is the food. The purpose of escaping away from reality and our mundane routines is to relax, immerse yourself in a tranquil state of mind and come back refreshed, enriched and satisfied.

Apart from visiting monuments, forts, etc. there are several things that need to be looked into when you plan a trip to a destination. Sampling the local cuisine, getting a great massage, relaxing with a book in front of a breath-taking view are a a few of them. And what better way to experience this than by booking a stay at one of the properties in Kerala. Here is how your experience at a Club Mahindra resort in Kerala will look like!


The Club Mahindra resort at Munnar is one that offers you a rich experience and allows you to soak in the culture and lifestyle of Kerala beautifully. A day at this resort in Kerala means being able to sample the local cuisine like Puttu (steamed rice cakes), Palappam (a richer, fluffier version of our dosa), Sadhya (banquet served on a banana leaf) and Thoran (a dry curry made from raw jackfruit and yam) These are a few of the authentic preparations that are incorporated in the menu. Food is a huge part of the culture and apart from the festivals. The annual festival of Murugan Koil is held between the months of October and November in the honour of the deity; locals believe that the deity of Murugan Temple can cure all illnesses. All the festivals of Kerala are celebrated with flowers, colours, firecrackers and loads of happiness. And we assure you that at our Mount Serene Munnar resort in Kerala, you shall enjoy these festivities to the fullest.


An interesting part of staying in the Poovar resort is the unique way in which the resorts are designed. The hut style accommodation will take away from the usual experience and help you lose yourself in this dreamy world. The architecture is traditional with modern amenities to make your stay hassle free and luxurious. The white sandy beaches lay out the perfect promenade for a balmy evening stroll. Considered to be the most elegant of all resorts in Kerala, the Poovar resort is an island resort that is best visited during October to February. Attukal Pongala is a very famous festival at Poovar that one can enjoy while staying at the Poovar resort in Kerala.


Set amidst the pristine natural beauty of the backwaters, facing the Punnamada backwaters, Club Mahindra Alleppey resort in Kerala offers the best of nature and luxury in one place. The resort at Alleppey is one that offers beautiful views of the backwaters and the houseboats that glide across these stretches. Not only does the resort provide scrumptious and authentic Keralite food, it also offers international cuisine that you can try out during your stay here. A roof top helipad is a massive attraction here and a restaurant which offers panoramic views of the backwaters will mesmerize you entirely. With modern conveniences like the spa and other amenities, you will not feel the need to step out of the property at all!


If you wish to stay at Cherai beach in Kerala, Club Mahindra has the best option for your accommodation. Not only is the resort spread over six acres of land with a large pond, it also comes surrounded by a natural beauty. A boat ride at the famous Lake Poyil, visiting the Chinese fishing nets, enjoying a ride along the backwaters as the sunsets, these are a few activities that one can happily indulge in with family.


Built in a traditional ‘machan’ style is the Club Mahindra Thekkady resort in Kerala that is surrounded by dense plantations of coffee, cardamom, pepper and teak and fruit trees. The resort being just a kilometre away from the famous Periyar Tiger Reserve is perfect spot offering a unique blend of adventure and a dose of nature. Armed with a spa, swimming pool and an in-house restaurant serving not only local but also delicious global foods, this is a vacation that you simply cannot miss out on!


Built amidst the beautiful ambiance of sprawling tea estates is Club Mahindra Munnar resort in Kerala, the group’s first resort. The design of this Munnar resort is inspired by Indo-British architecture with 112 spacious apartments, suites and cottages scattered on the undulating land. Once here, visitors can engage in many exciting holiday activities right from strolling in tea gardens, enjoying a game of giant chess or Putt-Putt golf to going on a jeep safari or a wild Chinnar tour. To revive your senses, you have Svaastha Spa at your service. This resort in Munnar provides everything from entertainment to relaxation – the two ingredients for a perfect family holiday. Read through these Club Mahindra reviews of Munnar resort & know what members have to say about their family vacation at this resort in Kerala.


Located on the banks of Vembanad Lake, this resort in Kerala is a slice of heaven for all families. The resort is spread over 18 acres and the cottages are perched on stilts that rise out of the water. Whether it’s the dishes made from freshly caught fish and prawns, especially karimeen (pearlspot) fried or used in a curry or the delicious vegetarian gems, it’s food paradise! Accompaniments are either fragrant, fluffy rice, appam (delicately made hoppers or a kind of dosa), idiyappam (string hoppers or steamed rice noodles) and parotta (a layered and fluffy paratha). The significant Syrian Christian population’s influence is found in dishes like stew, meen moilee (fish in spicy yellow gravy), duck roast, beef fry and crab roast. Popular vegetarian dishes are sambhar, aviyal, rasam, errasseri, pachadi and more. The whole experience will leave you refreshed and joyful, something that the team of Club Mahindra strives to deliver to you every day.

Have a look at this Kerala tourism guide to make the most of your family vacation in Kerala!

About Club Mahindra

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 290,000 members , who can holiday at 140+ resorts in India and abroad.

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