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Kovalam - Kerala - India


Niraamaya Retreat Surya Samudra Kovalam

Surya Samudra, now known as Niraamaya Retreats, is not all about visiting a heritage is an experience of its own. Apart from the lush green grounds, sunrise through the sky high palm groves, the stone carved steps leading to a mesmerizing beach and the most alluring suites, Niraamaya Retreats offers you a galore of special recommendations. Whether it is exploring the cultural diversity of Kerala, a rendezvous with our celebrity chef, a romantic candle lit destination dining with your beloved, trek to Mount Miracle at dawn or a beautiful sunset from the houseboat with your favorite tulip of champagne, Niraamaya dedicates itself in making your holiday unforgettable. Niraamaya Retreats invites you to unwind in the midst of Nature, sophistication and Indian hospitality.


The rooms at Niraamaya Retreat Kovalam are classified into Rock Garden, Heritage Classic, Heritage Premium, The Octagon, The Banyan Tree Bungalow.

Rock Garden

The Rock Garden Room offers a mix of traditional accommodation with modern amenities. The rooms are set amongst coconut groves and feature open­to­sky showers.

Heritage Classic

The Heritage Classic Rooms are Kerala­style elegant accommodations that open onto lush green gardens. The rooms have traditional Kerala architecture which reflects a history of about 100 years. They feature earthy interiors, serene natural surroundings along with open­to­sky rain showers.

Heritage Premium Room

These traditional yet luxurious, spacious, Kerala­style accommodations are designed with ornate doors, terracotta roofs, and carved pillars. They feature private sit outs, open­to­sky rain showers.

The Octagon

The Octagon is a spacious traditional stone house set in Kerala style architecture. It features a panoramic view of the Arabian Sea with private sun deck and open­to­sky baths with rain showers. The rooms have been assembled in the way master craftsmen have created homes for centuries.

The Banyan Tree Bungalow

The Banyan Tree Bungalow is the perfect setting for honeymooners and romantic escapes. The bungalow features a private sit out, open­to­sky rain shower.


While enjoying the sunsets at Niraamaya Kovalam, which are a feast for the eyes, leave it to the chefs to seduce your palate. You can find here:

Cafe Samsara:

The all­day dining restaurant, is set in a tile­roofed verandah, with a breathtaking ocean view and global cuisines. One of the few places on Earth where the ambience is as spectacular as the cuisine.


The speciality restaurant, is perched on a cliff. Here, the chefs introduce you to the subtle herbs and fiery spices of the Far East, as the spectacular view competes with the bold flavours.


At this bar, boasts a panoramic view of the ocean. Enjoy sinful cocktails that ensure that you forget all the cares of the world.

Spa and Yoga

The globally acclaimed spa at Niraamaya Retreat is infused with timeless therapeutic traditions from across the world. The therapists here are mastered in Ayurveda, the ancient Indian healing system, and are trained in Yoga, authentic Thai and Western relaxation techniques and traditional Asian therapies like reflexology.
Combine your vacation with a wellness package or an intensive detox and treatment program. And return rejuvenated ­ body, mind and soul. Rejuvenate yourself at this world of renowned spa and fitness program. Add to your vacation an early morning yoga program by the Arabian Sea. Treat yourself to a complete wellness package and return home completely rejuvenated ­ body, mind, and soul.

Niraamaya Dining Room
Niraamaya Bed room
Niraamaya Swimming pool
Niraamaya Restaurant
Niraamaya Restaurant