Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom, Kumarakom
|1/404 Kumarakom, Kottayam, 686566, Kumarakom, Kerala, INDIA.|
Description: Vivanta by Taj KumarakomEnjoying a fabulous location on the shores of lake Vembanad, Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom is situated in a charmingly restored late 19th century colonial bungalow, originally built for the English missionary Henry Baker. This boutique garden resort offers luxurious five-star accommodation and fine dining in a tranquil lakeside setting.
Perfect for relaxing visits to this beautiful area, Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom is ideal for visiting the famous backwaters of the lake and the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. The hotel's expert concierge staff can organise tailor-made sightseeing tours and trips on the lake, car rentals, restaurant bookings and many other services. Bicycles are available for guests, free of charge, and there is a fully equipped fitness centre, with instructors available every day. Offering spectacular views of the lake, Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom's rooms and public areas are decorated in an authentic colonial style, featuring exposed beams, terracotta flooring and vintage and antique hardwood furniture.
Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom's Baker's Gourmet House restaurant serves the best of Kerala cuisine, ranging from Syrian Christian to Travancore style preparations. Pastas from Italy, Oriental dishes from South East Asia and authentic Indian all time favourites are all magnificently prepared by the hotel's expert chef. Meals can be enjoyed in the elegant dining room or in the open air on the terrace. Twenty-four hour service is available at the Open coffee house, while fine wines, spirits and cocktails are served in the cosy Easy lounge bar.
Type of rooms: Vivanta by Taj KumarakomSuperior Charm:
These rooms offer a choice of lagoon or swimming pool views. These retreats are a fine balance of modern elegance and Kerala architecture. All rooms in this category have a Treat Yourself mini-bar, DVD player, LCD television, dual line telephones and retro-designed bathrooms with a bathtub. 25 - 29 sq m.
Deluxe Delight rooms are located around the lagoon. These are charming, cosy cottage structures with a balcony and lagoon view. All rooms in this category have a Treat Yourself mini bar, DVD player (on request), LCD television, dual line telephones and retro designed bathrooms with a bathtub. 35 sq m.
Superior Charm Heritage:
The Superior Charm Heritage rooms are the pride of the 140-year-old colonial bungalow. Old world style adds amazing charm to wooden floors and high wooden ceilings. All rooms in this category have a Treat Yourself mini-bar, DVD player, LCD television, dual line telephones. Guests can also enjoy a retro-design bathroom with a bathtub. 62 sq m.
Deluxe Allure Villa:
These luxurious villas are a perfect blend of Edwardian and Kerala décor with private sit-outs amid lush greenery with a tranquil lily pond. Guests can experience the thrill of an open-air garden shower. These spacious villas have large glass doors that open to a veranda with a chaise-longue. All villas in this category have a Treat Yourself mini bar, DVD player (on request), LCD television, dual line telephones and modern outdoor bathrooms with a bathtub and rain shower. 86 sq m.
Premium Temptation Villa with / Private Pool:
Premium Temptation Villas provide the maximum in luxury andprivacy. These villas perfectly blend Edwardian and Kerala décor with private sit-outs, private plunge pools with Jacuzzi amid lush greenery, and the exhilarating experience of open-air garden showers. These spacious villas have large glass doors that open onto a veranda with a chaise-longue, Kerala coir swing and offer superb views of the Vembanad Lake. All villas in this category have a Treat Yourself mini bar, DVD player (on request), LCD television, dual line telephones and newly designed outdoor bathrooms with a bathtub and rain shower.
Villa size 152 sq m.
Additional information: Vivanta by Taj Kumarakom
Pets are allowed on request.
Airport transfer services can be arranged on prior notice.
Number of rooms: 28
Official category: 5 stars.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms area and a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Baker's Gourmet House restaurant open daily from 08:00am. to 10:30pm.
GPS Coordinates: 9° 37' 35.09'' N 76° 25' 34.45'' E
Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport - 77,9km.