Pilgrim’s Choice – Hotels in Kerala

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Kerala is known as ‘Gods own country’, and you can find many pilgrims who visit Kerela to see the beautiful temples and to seek God’s blessings. If you are on a pilgrimage tour to this state, then the best places to visit in Kerala are Kottayam, Sabarimala temple, Thrissur, Anantha Padmanabha Temple, Mahadeva Temple, Guruvayoor, Vaikom, Attukal Bhagavathi Temple, St, Francis Church, Nagaraja Temple, St, Mary’s Orthodox Church and Thirunelly Temple. But to explore these pilgrimage spots, you need to stay in one of the many comfortable hotels or resorts here. Some of the popular pilgrim choice-hotels in Kerala are:

1. Rangamaalika -The Heritage Spiritual Retreat

Rangamaalika is an old palace and you can find history in every nook and corner of this heritage hotel. The hotel has its own museum and you can explore traditional art and craft here. All rooms of this hotel are furnished with teak wood furniture, and you can find large balconies, old paintings on the walls along with lush green gardens and 24-hours security.

Tariff: ₹ 1296 onwards
Location: Trivandrum

2. The Royal Heritage Hotel and Ayurvedic Centre

The Royal Heritage Hotel is more than 130 years old and this hotel is run by the Travancore family. You can avail the most amazing Ayurvedic treatment here at the Ayurveda centre and taste freshly prepared vegetarian dishes. This property is located near Trivandrum International airport and you can find various pilgrimage places close by location, such as Padmanabha Swamy Temple. Apart from this, you can also explore some other historical sites of Kerala, such as the Secretariat, Kovalam beach and Napier Museum.

Tariff: ₹1624 onwards
Location: Trivandrum

3. Park Rajadhani Fort

Park Rajadhani Fort is a traditional hotel which is located in the East Fort Area of Trivandrum. Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple is just 1km away from this hotel and you can also explore other places like the seven Parasurama Kshetras, Thycaud Church, Napier Museum, Neyyar Wild Life Sanctuary and Kuthiramalika Palace Museum from this property. The hotel has all facilities including air-conditioned rooms, 24-hour security, convention centre, LED projectors, banquet hall, conference halls, business rooms, audio-visual equipment and bar cum restaurants.

Tariff: ₹ 2464 onwards
Location: Trivandrum

4. SajLuciya

SajLuciya is the perfect place for business travellers and pilgrims. This is a luxurious hotel located 7km away from the Kowdiar Palace, and you can easily reach the Sree Padmanabha Theatre from this place. The hotel offers facilities, such as swimming pool, audio-visual rooms, business rooms, meeting rooms and conference hall. Apart from that, you can also find well-equipped gym, curio shop, bookstore, massage centre and cafeteria inside the hotel.

Tariff: ₹2289 onwards
Location: Trivandrum

5. Tamarind KTDC Easy Hotel

Tamarind KTDC Easy Hotel is a budget hotel in Kerala but the rooms are clean and spacious. It offers dormitory facility for large tourist groups, which is ideal for pilgrims. It also has a restaurant, a lush green garden, large patio areas, valet parking and lots more. Chembra Peak is located quite close to this hotel and this property is located near Wayanad Railway Station.

Tariff: ₹1792 onwards
Location: Wayanad

6. Mayookham Resorts

If you want to stay in an independent cottage in Kerala, then you can choose the Mayookham Resorts. The resort has several cottages and all rooms are well-equipped with air conditioning, internet, telephone, private bathroom and television. You can choose your room according to the view, such as garden view, forest view or limited view. You can also taste their authentic South Indian cuisine and Continental meal from their in-house restaurant.

Tariff: ₹ 5000 onwards
Location: Wayanad

7. Bhasuri Inn Hotel

Bhasuri Inn Hotel is located near Guruvayur Shri Krishna Temple. It is well-connected by bus routes and railway station. Apart from that Bhasuri Inn has all the modern facilities for their guests, such as AC rooms, large dining area, car parking, cafeteria and conference hall, business meeting rooms and lots more.

Tariff: ₹3050 onwards
Location: Guruvayoor

8. Hotel Guruvayoor Gateway

Those who are looking for pilgrim choice-hotels in Kerala can stay at Hotel Guruvayoor Gateway because this is the most superior budget hotel in Guruvayoor. The royal dining room decorated with teak wood furniture and chandeliers is extremely attractive, and you can also spend quality time in their private coffee shop. Some popular pilgrimage spots like Guruvayur Temple, Thiruvathra Temple, Ayyappa Temple, Sree Chamundeswari temple and Mahadeva Temple are located nearby.

Tariff: ₹2581 onwards
Location: Guruvayoor

9. Kanoos Residency

You can explore some of the best pilgrimage spots in Kerala from Kanoos Residency. You will get a panoramic view of the entire town from your room and the rooftop garden. Apart from this, the hotel has all modern facilities, such as restaurants, coffee shop, banquet hall, business centre, meeting rooms, conference hall, AC rooms, 24 hours security, hot water supply and audio-visual equipment for business requirements.

Tariff: ₹2798 onwards
Location: Guruvayoor

10. Hotel Devaragam

Hotel Devaragram is also a popular pilgrim choice-hotel in Kerala. The hotel has a grand wedding hall and all the rooms of this hotel are furnished with teak wood furniture. The air-conditioned spacious rooms have carpeted floors, which add to its warmth. You can reach nearby pilgrimage spots like Mahadeva Temple, St. Thomas Church and Perakam quite easily.

Tariff: ₹3185 onwards
Location: Guruvayoor

So, next time you are on a pilgrimage tour to Kerela, you can book any of the above-listed stay options.