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Coconut Lagoon

India, Kumarakom

A tranquil and enchanting resort set on the shores of Vemband Lake in Kerala
Ecologically sensitive, each of the buildings is a former wooden Kerala home
Offers a host of activities and experiences to immerse yourself in local nature and culture
Surrounded by coconut groves and canals where you’ll find birds and wildlife

Set within the serenity of the shores of Vemband Lake in Kerala and surrounded by coconut groves, Coconut Lagoon is perfect for adventurers who want to explore. Choose from a range of experiences, including bird watching, spa treatments, a sunset cruise and tasting speciality teas grown in the region. 

Each of the hotel’s rooms is filled with antique wood repurposed from old homes, as well as rustic details and unique features. There’s also a swimming pool and a gift shop. Dining options include fresh fish caught straight from the lake, international options and locally farmed produce and spices.

Coconut Lagoon has 27 Heritage Bungalows, 14 Heritage Mansions and 8 Lake Front Villas. 




Bars & Restaurants


A rustic restaurant set within the luscious gardens of Coconut Lagoon, lunch and dinner are served a la carte and include both Indian and international dishes. 

Open: 13:00 – 15:00 and 19:30 – 22:00

Vembanad Grill

A speciality grill restaurant, enjoy calamari and fresh fish dishes grilled to perfection in front of your eyes. 


Dine al fresco or in the or in the rustic open air restaurant and immerse yourself in speciality Indian dishes made with the freshest local ingredients. 

Open: 07:30 – 10:00, 13:00 – 15:00 and 19:30 – 22:00


Swimming Pool

Set within the quiet gardens of Coconut Lagoon this uniquely shaped swimming pool is the perfect place to cool off and relax. 

Spa and Wellness

Ayurveda Centre

The Ayurveda Spa offers a range of treatments, with expert staff on hand to rejuvenate or relax you. Therapists can also design you a personalised wellness regime. 

Fitness Room

The air conditioned fitness room is full of cardio and weight machines to help you remain active during your stay. 


Daily yoga classes are held in the serenity of the garden. Guests can choose from group or private classes. 

Activities & Entertainment

Gift Shop

Pick up gifts and souvenirs to take back home, including local fabrics, handicrafts, clothes and other trinkets. 

Cultural Performances

OttanThullal dates back to the 18th Century and is a cultural show featuring dancing, music and performances traditional to Kerala. 

Sunset Cruise

An hour long boat ride on the lake is accompanied by live flute playing and allows you to watch the local fishermen. 

Butterfly Garden

Coconut Lagoon has a butterfly garden filled with flowers, plants, butterflies and over 50 species of dragonfly and damselfly. 

Floating Tea Shop

The floating tea shop is managed by the tea lady from the local village and delivers delicious local teas along the lagoon. 

Canoe Ride

Experience the quiet and wildlife of the lagoon’s backwaters and canals in a canoe.

Bird Watching

Expert naturalists will take you through the surrounding area and point out the many species of birds, as well as teaching you about the hotel’s conservation efforts. 

Darter Club

The hotel’s naturalist club, Darter Club, offers the chance to get to know more about the lake and its ecosystems.

About the location
Set within luscious gardens on the banks of Vemband Lake, Coconut Lagoon allows you to immerse yourself in the tranquil natural surroundings. Explore the backwaters and canals of the lake, as well as the surrounding forests and coconut groves. Walking tours with expert naturalists will teach you about the trees and plants, as well as the animals and other wildlife which reside here. Bird lovers and those interested in fish will find much to be discovered.

Take a boat ride through the canals or a sunset cruise over the serene waters of the lake to admire the spectacular local landscapes. Cultural shows will immerse you in the human history of Kerala, with music, dancing, singing and performances. Or you could even try making your own handicrafts. 
Nearest airport
Cochin Airport is a two hour drive from Coconut Lagoon Kumarkom. 
Heritage Bungalow

Set within Coconut Lagoon’s gardens, the Heritage Bungalows have twin beds and rustic interiors mixed with modern amenities. There is also air conditioning, a minibar, hairdryer, an en suite bathroom and more. 

Heritage Mansion

These two story rustic buildings are set within the gardens and offer a choice of twin or double beds. Rustic interiors bring the beautiful outside in, and there are also modern amenities including a minibar, hairdryer, en suite bathroom and more. 

Lake Front Villa with Private Pool

Enjoy the rustic wooden interiors of the lake front villas, as well as your own garden area with seating and a private swimming pool. Located within the gardens these quiet villas are perfect for relaxing, with modern amenities including air conditioning, a minibar, hair dryer and a fully equipped en suite. 

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Eco-friendly property and people friendly staff !!!
Anita G, Dallas, Texas, United States
Tripadvisor review Feb 19 2019
The Coconut Lagoon property lived up to its reputation as one of the oldest, eco-friendly and architecturally unique locations! Service was great and lots of attention to detail. We did not hear a...
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Stunning location, disappointing restaurant with no alternative.
Jancrow4, Manchester, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Feb 19 2019
We stayed at the sister hotel Spice Village which we had no hesitation in giving five stars. Coconut Lagoon, although in a beautiful location with lovely big warm pool disappoints. You get here by...
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