Manaltheeram Ayurveda Beach Village, located at about 9 kms from Kovalam and 21 kms from Trivandrum city, is located along the inclines of a hill overlooking the sea. A sister concern of the famous Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort, Manaltheeram offers an extravaganza for the body, mind and soul.
The rustic-style houses resting on the slopes of the hillock give the atmosphere of a village life. The paved path amid coconut trees and green pastures lined with yellow marigolds makes it feel like a passage to rejuvenation. The calm sea and the cool breeze accentuate the fond memories to take home. No hustle and bustle of daily life, no distractions or worries… A perfect place to unwind.
Ayurveda at Manaltheeram
At Manaltheeram, Ayurveda treatment consisting of therapies, exercises, adequate diet, herbal medicine, is given the conventional way with proper supervision and the right atmosphere.
The Ayurvedic therapies at Manaltheeram are prescribed by experienced Ayurvedic doctors in accordance with the condition and the constitution of the patient. The masseurs are well trained and they execute the treatments with perfection and care. The common body care therapies include those for rejuvenation, slimming, stress management, body immunization, body purification etc. The treatments for arthritis, paralysis, nervous disorders, mental tensions, fibromyalgia are also carried out here.
The medicines used for the treatment are specially prepared at Manaltheeram or at Somatheeram. For the Ayurvedic treatment to be effective, following the prescribed diet is very important. And Manaltheeram gives the inhabitants the choice of around 250 different vegetarian dishes and a variety of salads and fruit juices to select.
Yoga at Manaltheeram
Yoga and meditation which form a part of Ayurveda can be learned and practiced at Manaltheeram. The breathing exercises and the different postures help to give relaxation to the mind and the soul.
Yoga, the art of reflecting and understanding is something which every individual should know and learn about. Manaltheeram conducts classes on Yoga in an effort to heal the soul as well, thus completing the healing process set in motion by an Ayurvedic treatment.
Thatched villas, traditional Kerala style houses, garden cottages, Deluxe suites- there is a lot of variety in the accommodation available at Manaltheeram. While giving the relish of a village life, they are all well provided with modern facilities to make for a comfy and wanna buy untroubled holiday.
Shoe flowers, ixoras, marigolds as well as coconut palms adorning the gardens are a delight to perceive and an added glory to Manaltheeram. The many rare herbs in the garden are well preserved for use in medicines and other preparations.
The open air restaurant at Manaltheeram with its wicker chairs, lawns and paved paths is designed to keep up with the whole ambience and theme of Manaltheeram. Delectable food is a specialty at Manaltheeram with its choice of about 250 vegetarian dishes, raw salads and juices. Cultural performances and other programmes are held for entertainment.
All told, Manaltheeram is the one place where you will enjoy every minute of your holiday and yearn for more.