Away from all the chaos and conundrum of city life, Poovar Island is a small coastal town that is tucked away quietly in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. One of the most scenic places in Kerala, this town is surrounded by the most picturesque natural views. Here, you can witness one of the most spectacular confluences of the Neyyar River and Arabian Sea. and the Bay of Bengal.  

Formerly known as 'Pokkumoosapuram,' this bucolic island was later renamed Poovar by Marthanda Varma. The name 'Poovar' literally translates to 'River of Flowers' in the local language. Once a popular and thriving spice trading centre in southern India, the picturesque island has become a significant landmark in Kerala's tourism map.  

While tourists of all age groups and kinds come to this beautiful town to enjoy a blissful holiday, it has a reputation for being a romantic getaway. It attracts many young couples and honeymooners who love to indulge in luxury and comfort. You can take your holidaying experience a notch above by booking your stay at the Club Mahindra Poovar Resort, one of the most premium resorts in Kerala. 

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Club Mahindra Poovar – A Resort Like No Other 

One of the most iconic resorts in Poovar, Club Mahindra Poovar is located amidst the serene backwaters that will evoke your happy side and captivate all your senses with nature's many delights. As soon you enter the resort, you feel an undeniable vibrant vibe that instantly uplifts your mood.  

Like other Club Mahindra resorts, the Poovar Resort is opulent and surrounded by lush greenery. The sprawling gardens and the charming exteriors are just as alluring as the tastefully done interiors in every room. The spacious rooms offer a luxurious stay with your family. 

Pamper your senses with an indulgent massage


A trip to Poovar Island, one of the most exotic gateways in Kerala, would be incomplete without indulging in the benefits of Ayurveda. During your stay at the Club Mahindra Poovar Resort, you and your loved ones can indulge in some self-pampering by taking a relaxing body massage.  

The in-house spa at the resort has the most peaceful and soothing ambience that accentuates the experience as the professional therapists work their magic and massage your body using traditional techniques. The oils are meticulously made using the most authentic and pure ayurvedic ingredients.  

If you have any nagging body pain or a sore muscle, you can discuss it with the expert at the spa, and they will suggest an appropriate treatment. The massage, followed by a relaxing bath, will surely make your body feel lighter and your mind happy. The age-old remedy is what you may need before returning to the usual grind. 

Also Read: 9 Things to do in Poovar Island With Family 

Enjoy a delightful dining experience where every meal tickles your taste buds 

During your stay at Club Mahindra Poovar resort, one of the best resorts in Poovar town, you can enjoy an unforgettable dining experience every day. Treat your taste buds with every meal as you savour traditional and local delicacies of Kerala at the in-house restaurant.  

The chef here curates a special menu daily to give the guests a memorable experience. You get everything from delicious Kerala-style fish curries to healthy meal options. 


Unlimited entertainment options 

Even when you are on holiday, on some days, you may feel you want to stay in your hotel and relax, right? But, when you holiday at Club Mahindra Poovar, staying in doesn't mean you waste your day watching TV.  

There are plenty of in-house signature experiences and activities that you can enjoy. There is a game room where you can enjoy playing a game of table tennis with your loved ones or other fellow tourists or play chess, carrom, billiards, or air hockey. It is a great way to have fun and meet and socialise. 

If you like to read, and books are your best friend, you can spend some time reading your favourite book at the in-house library. 

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Plenty of sights to see and explore nearby 

Poovar is a beautiful town with many enthralling sights you would love to visit. Club Mahindra Poovar resort's strategic location makes exploring these places convenient. You can spend the whole day discovering the hidden gems in the city or visiting the famous spots, and after a tiring day, when you return to the resort, you can cool off your mind and body with a dip in the sprawling pool.  

Some of the best places to visit in Poovar include  

  • Vizhinjam International Seaport (distance from Club Mahindra Poovar Resort – 18.5 km approx.)
  • Kovalam Beach (distance from Club Mahindra Poovar Resort – 19.4 km approx.)
  • Neyyattinkara (distance from Club Mahindra Poovar Resort – 13.3 km approx.
  • Vizhinjam Cave Temple (distance from Club Mahindra Poovar Resort – 18.1 km approx.)
  • Kuthira Malika Palace (distance from Club Mahindra Poovar Resort – 31.5 km approx.)
  • Madre De Deus Church (distance from Club Mahindra Poovar Resort – 35.4 km approx.)

The places mentioned above are not just tourist hotspots in Poovar but are some of the best places to visit in Kerala. 

So, Club Mahindra Poovar Resort ensures that you always have a wonderful time visiting this town. It is the perfect spot for a relaxing holiday wrapped in comfort and luxury; the best-in-class hospitality would spoil you!

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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