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Destination Wedding in Kerala

A destination wedding in Kerala is undoubtedly one of the best beach wedding options. Beaches have an aura of serenity for you to say “I do”. Under the open sky with waves rushing to the shore in the background, it can be one of the most scenic places to host a wedding.

Pristine beaches at Kovalam, Alleppey, Varkala, and Shanghumukham are ideal wedding venues in Kerala for a beach wedding. You can tie the knot in a traditional Kerala style with the groom arriving on an elephant, and the bride draped in a saree, with food being served on banana leaves.

You can also go to English or Indian-style weddings. Imagine palm groves, beaches, and endless breathtaking landscapes. This isn’t a dream but can be a reality in Kerala.

This god’s own country is a beautiful mini version of India, which offers the most exotic backdrops for your D-day! Explore the best wedding resorts and venues in Kerala with us.

Kerala is the perfect location for a destination wedding thanks to its serene beaches, pristine waters, and stunning hill station. With delicious seafood, exciting activities, and a leisure complex, your guests will have a memorable time here. It holds the poise to host any type of wedding with style and class, Be it a wedding of the western culture or the traditionally rich one, or even the best place for eco-friendly weddings. It is astounding that Kerala can host grand weddings in posh and luxurious hotels.

We at Blissful Plans are luxury wedding planners in Kerala. The most special day of your life deserves the most special details to make it unforgettable. We have all of them at our fingertips so you can focus on enjoying every moment with your loved one. Contact us for a free consultation on your destination wedding in Kerala.

Climate/Best time for getting married in kerala

Kerala has pleasant weather all year round, so can be visited anytime during the summer or monsoon. However, the best time to have a destination wedding in Kerala is between October and March, since the weather is pleasant and apt to organize outdoor day or evening ceremonies.

Cost of a Destination wedding in kerala

The cost of a destination wedding in Kerala depends on several factors such as the number of guests, the type of venue, catering services, decorations, and other services. It can range from a few lakhs to crores depending on these factors.

To make sure that your dream wedding becomes reality without breaking the bank, it is important to plan ahead and consider all the costs associated with a destination wedding in Kerala.

The breakup can be roughly estimated to

Accommodation -starts from INR 20 k per person (2nights &meals)

Decor/Entertainment /Photography starts from INR 15-20 Lacs and upwards

Miscellaneous -2 Lacs

*Please note that the accommodation charges differ greatly on certain dates and months. The above estimation is just for reference*

Best Wedding venues in Kerala

Kumarakom Lake Resort

Situated on the bank of Lake Vembanad, the Kumarakom Lake Resort is a Luxury 5-star resort complex with beautiful villas from Kerala’s Travancore era. Cochin International Airport is the nearest to the resort at 50 km and it will take you a little over an hour to reach and is a unique and one of the top wedding venues in Kerala.

Voted one of Asia’s Top 25 Resorts by Conde Nast Traveller, It has four outdoor venues, one banquet hall, and 57 rooms and villas. You can book the entire resort for hosting your wedding ceremony in Kochi. 

Flanked by the tranquil lake on one side and the glorious heritage on the other, the exotic main lawn is the perfect locale for an elaborate celebration with up to 400 guests which makes your dream destination wedding in Kerala a cherishable one.

Wedding venue capacity :

  • 70-100 guests in the Poolside
  • 60-100 guests inBedecked Boat
  • 70-150 guests in Banquet Hall
  • 150-250 guests in Exotic Main Lawn

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Zuri Kumarakom

A charming contemporary resort set on the banks of Lake Vembanad, The Zuri Kumarakom is a quaint 5-star resort hidden among coconut trees.

It will take you an hour and a half to reach the resort from Cochin International Airport, as the resort is 85km away. Whether you are looking forward to hosting a backwater theme wedding or a garden venue, The Zuri Kumarakom is undeniably the best choice. As destination wedding planners in Kerala, we can offer you great wedding packages along with wedding venues, decor &more.

The resort offers a range of cuisine including Malayali, Mughlai, seafood, barbeque, Pan Asian, and Continental cuisine. It has three banquet halls, a poolside deck, one lawn, and 72 rooms and villas, which makes it a beautiful venue for a destination wedding in Kerala.

Wedding venues capacity:

  • 150-200 guests in the banquet hall
  • 200-500 guests in Lawn

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The Leela Kovalam,A Raviz Hotel

Did you know that The Leela Kovalam is known for being India’s Only Cliff-Top Beach Resort?

It is a Luxury 5-star hotel with a beautiful view of the Arabian Sea. Only 14 km away from the Trivandrum International Airport, it takes about 25 minutes to reach the property from the airport. The interiors of the hotel are adorned in traditional Kerala decor with a hint of modern contemporary art, making it a delightful place to stay at.

The hotel has 3 banquet halls, 2 boardrooms, and 183 rooms and suites that can accommodate up to 384 people. It has every type of cuisine from European to Asian to traditional Kerala cuisine that gives you a huge variety to choose from for your guests. From Sangeet in the Ballroom to Hladi on the Lawns and Pheras at the beach, it’s all gonna be Royal & magical! A perfect spot to make your destination wedding in Kerala an unforgettable one.

Wedding venue capacity :

  • 500-900 guests in Ballroom
  • 400-600 guests in Pandhal
  • 80-100 guests in Maya
  • 45-60 guests in Roshni
  • 20-30 guests in Tara

Wedding venues in kerala

Ramada Resort

A luxurious 5-star resort on the banks of Alleppey, the Ramada Resort is not one to miss. Located at a distance of 90km from Cochin International Airport, a two-hour drive,  the resort has 58 centrally air-conditioned rooms and villas.

Wedding venue capacity :

The Royale Club banquet hall of the resort holds a capacity of 450 people and is ideal for wedding receptions. Ramada Resort has a large backwater-facing lawn with a capacity of 1,500 people.

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Lakesong Resort

Surrounded by serene water bodies, the Lakesong Resort is a majestic heritage 5-star wedding resort located on the banks of Kumarakom backwaters, a unique location for your dream destination wedding in Kerala.

About 70km away from Cochin International Airport, it takes two hours to reach. The whole complex has wooden decorations that set it apart from the rest. The five acres of the resort have 28 artistic cottages constructed around an intricate network of canals, which resemble the paddy fields of Kerala.

Wedding venue capacity :

The Lakesong Resort has a beautiful backwaters-facing lawn with a holding capacity of 1,000 people. There is also a banquet hall that can hold around 300 people.

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Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere Resort

A serene 5-star resort on the backwaters of Alleppey, Vasundhara Sarovar Premiere is the perfect resort for your destination wedding in Kerala.

The resort’s decor is stunning with heritage motifs and contemporary furniture. It takes about 90 minutes to reach the resort from Cochin International Airport as it is located 63km away. There are 60 rooms and heritage villas available. 

Wedding venue capacity: The resort’s lawn can accommodate around 200 people while its banquet hall, Sabha holds a capacity of 100 people, making it perfect for intimate weddings. 

You can also go for a houseboat wedding where you can get married on a houseboat floating in the backwaters of Alleppey.

Taj Bekal

Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Taj Bekal is a 5-star beach resort in Bekal, Kerala. Spread on 26 acres of land, where the backwaters and the Arabian Sea converge into one, the exterior and interiors of the resort are designed in traditional decor that gives the space a very homely feel. 

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Mangalore International Airport is only 50 km away from Taj Bekal and it will take you an hour and a half to reach your destination. A boutique property with only 66 rooms and villas, you can book the complete resort for your wedding. The resort has one banquet hall and one boardroom for hosting wedding and reception ceremonies.

Wedding venue capacity : 150-300 guest seated

Le Méridien Kochi, Kochi

Host your fairytale destination wedding in Kerala with Lush greenery and enchanting views at le Meridien. They provide an array of wedding venue options to choose from.

Oman Hall for wedding ceremonies can accommodate up to 2500 guests. Amphitheatre and Nayanar Hall are available for Banquets, which are also ideal for cocktail parties and wedding receptions.

Wedding venue capacity :

  • 800-1000guests in Dining Room
  • 500-800 Guests in Banquet Hall

Wedding venues in kerala

The Raviz Resort & Spa ,Ashtamudi

The Raviz resort & Spa is located on the shores of Ashtamudi lake. If you’re looking for a traditional wedding venue in Kerala, then this is the one. It’s a mix of traditional and contemporary styles. Explore their wooden cottages, private island, boathouse, and more.

With the panoramic view of Ashtamudi lake, it offers a picturesque and exotic backdrop for your wedding. Explore their atmospheric restaurants which offer an array of culinary delights, Spa &Gyms, and an outdoor pool. They offer 93 luxury rooms for guest accommodations.

Wedding venue capacity:800-1000 guests

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Holiday inn, Kochi

Holiday Inn, Kochi is a luxury 5-star hotel, this is a well-known property that has been host to public figures and press meets.

They offer Indoor and Outdoor pools, game zones, a fitness center, and more to explore. Also, never miss their veg and non-veg delights! Guest accommodation can be done in their exotic rooms.

This is a perfect wedding venue in Kerala for Intimate weddings.

Wedding venue capacity: Maximum 200 guests

Wedding venues in Kerala

Taj Malabar Resort & Spa

Taj Malabar Resort & Spa is a gem located in cochin. It gives you an Old -world charm along with luxury service.

Located at the tip of Willingdon Island and overlooking the harbor, enjoy the picturesque location. Guest accommodation can be done at their luxury 95 rooms.

Wedding venue capacity :

  • Indoor Banquet Hall Bristow Hall, with a capacity for 40 /50 seating & floating guests.
  • Indoor Banquet Hall Willingdon Hall, with a capacity for 80 /100 seating & floating guests.
  • Indoor Banquet Hall Raja Varma Hall, with a capacity for 80 /100 seating & floating guests.
  • Indoor Banquet Hall Lawns, with a capacity for 600 /1000 seating & floating guests.

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The Malabar House, Fort Kochi, Kochi

The Malabar House, Kochi is a luxurious retreat for destination weddings in Kerala. It showcases the heritage mansions with luxury and modern touch. And, nestled among the lush gardens, it creates a peaceful atmosphere. It is just half an hour’s drive from Ernakulam junction and an hour’s drive from Cochin International airport.

The Malabar house is ideal for intimate weddings, sangeet, mehndi, cocktails, and Bachelor parties.

Wedding venue capacity :

It has a beautiful lawn that can accommodate up to 100 guests.

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