Purity at Lake Vembanad

Purity at Lake Vembanad is a Relais & Chateaux retreat offering relaxation for mind, body and soul overlooking the iconic rural backwaters of southern India.

Overlooking Lake Vembanad at its widest point, Purity at Lake Vembanad is the perfect place to commence or cap off a journey through southern India. A member of the prestigious Relais & Chateaux association, this unique retreat offers relaxation for the mind, body and soul overlooking the languid backwaters that characterise this idyllic region.

Guests at Purity are accommodated in 5 beautifully appointed Deluxe Rooms which feature private terraces and gardens, or in 9 oversized suites, equipped with personal spa facilities. All are cool, airy and stylish, with fine works of art for decoration. Facilities at the resort include a stunning infinity pool with lake views, a number of atmospheric dining areas and an extensive day spa.

Spend your time here doing yoga, enjoying a personalised Ayurveda treatment or learning to cook with farm-fresh produce. Purity at Lake Vembanad can arrange bicycles, should you wish to tour the area on wheels. Speedboat rides on the lake and the region’s sleepy channels can also be organised during your stay.


How to get to Purity at Lake Vembanad

Purity at Lake Vembanad is approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes by road from Cochin International Airport.

Activities at Purity at Lake Vembanad

  • Ayurveda spa treatments
  • Yoga
  • Cycling
  • Boat cruises
  • Cooking classes

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

Purity at Lake Vembanad Highlights

  • A beautiful Relais & Chateaux lakefront retreat
  • Offering a serene setting to relax and ancient Ayurveda treatments
  • Learn to cook delicious regional cuisine
  • Tour the rural backwaters by bicycle or by boat
  • Enjoy absolute peace and privacy in your luxurious room or suite

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