Destination weddings are in! Grand displays of wealth and overflowing extravagance no longer qualify as the sole ingredients for a perfect marriage. Kerala, with its charming ambiance, serene backwaters and incredible hospitality, serves as the perfect wedding destination. Besides, “God’s Own Country” also boasts of some of the most magnificent resorts that are as elegant as they are classy. KP Events & Entertainment brings you the 7 best destination wedding venues in Kerala.
1. LE MERIDIEN KOCHI –
Hosting a wedding at Le Meridien Kochi is a completely blissful affair. With its contemporary style and modern features, this is undoubtedly one of the best venues for destination weddings in Kerala. Its 233 guest rooms cater to a large wedding party. Further, its orchestrated three-tier pool, magnificent backwaters, and lovely gardens serve as the perfect background for all romantic occasions.
This hotel boasts the Oman Hall – the largest pillar-less hall in South India and a highly sought after venue for receptions and banquets. It can accommodate up to 2,500 guests. The amphitheater, which overlooks the backwaters, is the perfect venue for the wedding ceremony.
2. THE LEELA KOVALAM –
The Leela Kovalam is a great combination of Luxury and Comfort. It is the only Clifftop beach resort in India. The interior of the resort gives a glimpse of traditional Kerala with modern amenities and luxury which makes it an ideal wedding destination. The hotel has 183 rooms and suites and three banquet halls that can accommodate almost 400 people.
The Leela offers vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian dishes from various cuisines across the world.
3. LAKE PALACE, ALAPPUZHA –
The Lake palace at Alleppey is a great venue for your wedding as well as pre-wedding functions and shoots due to its mesmerizing view. If you enjoy the smell of the lake and feel of a forest and want a place which is close to nature, then this is your perfect wedding destination. Your guests are surely gonna have a great and refreshing time. Lake Palace also has two houseboats and a hall designed in traditional Kerala décor. It also has a multipurpose lawn and a banquet hall with midsize gathering capacity.
4. KUMARAKOM LAKE RESORT –
If you want to experience Kerala in its truest form, then Kumarakom Lake Resort is the perfect wedding destination. It is situated on the banks of Lake Vembanad and surrounded by coconut trees and greenery. This resort will keep you close to the Kerala tradition with its hospitality.
This resort has four outdoor venues, one banquet hall and 57 rooms and villas. The resort is also famous for its cottages. You can book the entire resort for your wedding and make it memorable.
5. RAVIZ RESORT –
The Raviz in Kollam is situated on the shores of the Arabian Sea. Spread on a large area, this place is covered with lush green lawns and landscapes along with a floating restaurant called Ranthal. It also has 3 private islands which provide a mesmerizing location for your wedding. You can take your vows in the middle of the sea. The Raviz has a capacity of 93 rooms with all modern facilities which can accommodate your guests with utmost comfort.
6.THE ZURI KUMARAKOM –
This resort provides you luxury in the lap of nature, situated on the banks of Vembanad lake, this 5-star resort can accommodate 230 guests. Whether you want a backwater theme wedding or garden venue, Zuri Kumarakom is a perfect destination and will take your experience to next level. Wedding at such a place will surely be memorable for you and your guests as one of the grand weddings.
7. VASUNDHARA SAROVAR PREMIERE RESORT –
A luxurious 5-star resort on the backwater of Alleppey, Vasundhara Sarovar premier is the perfect location for your destination wedding. It is a heaven for those who want their wedding amidst the Kerala culture and nature. This resort gives you complete feels of Kerala culture with modern touch through their warm hospitality. Watching sunrise and sunset on the Alleppey’s backwater will be memorable for you and your guests. The Vasundhara has many event halls with beautiful views and large capacities.
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