10 Best Beach Houses In Kerala, India - Updated 2023


Kerala is a state in south India that borders Arabian Sea, and boasts a wide range of historical, cultural and natural attractions. From its expansive coastline filled with pristine palm-lined beaches, to beautiful parks, there is a lot for you to see and do. Explore beautiful plantations of tea, coffee, and spice on the slopes of Western Ghats. Make sure to stop at Munnar and admire the picturesque tea plantations on the rolling hills. Enjoy a romantic boat cruise at Alappuzha beach. To help you plan your beach getaway, we’ve curated a list of the best beach houses in Kerala, India. Scroll down to learn more.

1. Spacious apartment overlooking Arabian Sea, Kochi (from USD 90)

The breathtaking sight of Arabian Sea will welcome you each morning you wake up in this charming beach apartment in Kochi. It has a colorful décor and relaxed ambiance, and is fitted with top-notch amenities. Business travelers will appreciate having free Wi-Fi to get their office work done.

The large glass windows throughout the house allow natural light and air to flow in freely. Take advantage of the rooftop terrace to do yoga, or to just chill out enjoying some drinks. Breakfast and dinner will be offered for a hassle-free stay.

Beach Apartment Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)
Kerala, Kerala, India
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was very comfortable with a well equipped kitchen and large living room
convenient location and varghese and his wife made us feel very welcome
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2. Mary Land Homestay, Thiruvananthapuram (from USD 46)

Certified by the Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala, this spectacular beach house is everything it promises to be. There’s a lovely terrace that boasts a beautiful rooftop garden equipped with a swing and a three-seater bench for relaxing. It’s also a perfect spot to enjoy a sundowner as the sea breeze brush against your face.

After enjoying the free breakfast, you can head to the beach for a swim or a stroll. The property has security cameras and free parking space. Guests will have access to 24/7 room service, and free wireless internet connectivity.

Mary Land Homestay Near Trivandrum Airport, Beach
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
20 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

3. Kaithara Heritage Homestay, Kannur (from USD 30)

Dive back to the 15th century and explore Portuguese history in this part of India when you stay at Kaithara Heritage Homestay. It’s a vintage but stylish beach home that’s furnished with beautiful antiques and boasts a royal vibe. Sitting on the stunning coastline of Kannur, the house puts guests within walking distance of the beach and St. Angelo Fort.

You can buy groceries in the nearby market, and prepare food in the well-appointed kitchen. Otherwise, you can organize with the host for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There’s free Wi-Fi, a balcony, and security cameras on site.

Kaithara-six bedroom heritage home for 16 persons
Kannur, Kerala, India
37 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 12 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

4. Self-contained apartment for six, Kovalam (from USD 53)

Enjoy the romantic ocean vibe oozing from this self-contained apartment located a short walk from the beach. The house can sleep up to six guests, and is equipped with a modern kitchen and two bathrooms with essential toiletries. Clean bedding and towels are provided as well.

If you’re a yoga practitioner, you can use the terrace for exercising. You can also recharge in the outdoor area that comes with a garden furniture and a barbecue grill. Guests can walk to the nearby shopping center and public transport system. Kids are welcome to stay, while guests enjoy free parking and free Wi-Fi.

Self Contained 2 Bedroom Apartment Within Easy Walking Distance Of Beach
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

5. Cherai Beach Villa, Vypin (from USD 50)

Nestled on Cherai beach, this luxurious villa will give you the privacy that’s elusive in the big cities. The house has enough space for two guests, and is equipped with modern home amenities, making it ideal for honeymooners. To offer guests a comfy stay, the interior is furnished with air conditioning, wireless internet connectivity, and a satellite TV to watch your favorite programs. There’s a well-equipped kitchen and a courtyard, where you can park your car or bike.

Cherai Beach Villa - Experience the beachside stay
1 review
villa 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

6. Three-bedroom house with a pool, Venganoor (from USD 55)

At first glance, you will be amazed at how gorgeous this three-bedroom villa is. It comes with a lovely outdoor pool with reclining chairs for lounging as you sip on drinks. Located just steps from this house, Kovalam beach is a vibrant spot where you will find locals mingling with tourists while enjoying the charming beach vibe.

Take advantage of the hammocks and swinging chairs on the rooftop terrace to enjoy an afternoon siesta. Inside the house, there’s a well-equipped kitchen, high-speed Wi-Fi, a cozy living room, three comfy bedrooms, and three bathrooms with toiletries.

A Very Very Special House, VILLA LAKEVIEW ,(with Pool) Kovalam
7 reviews
villa 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the stunning veranda the pool the lofty spaces in the villa spikey the dog and so much more
the plunge pool was most welcome as the weather was very hot and sunny during our visit
anidha & chikku were amazing hosts being attentive & responsive to requests without being overbearing
local people were very friendly & welcoming
the staff is the most commendable and dependable i have ever found in a holiday home
the nearby lakes are glorious with some excellent walks
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7. The Outrigger, Chettikulam (from USD 183)

Enjoy a romantic escapade in Kerala by staying in this magnificent villa sitting next to the sandy beach. This house is the true definition of class and luxury. Feel the cool sea breeze brush your face as you enjoy a romantic walk on the beach.

You can relax on the hammock reading a book, or you can enjoy gorgeous sunsets from the deck. The 180-degree wrap-around balcony offers sweeping views of the Arabian Sea. Just like you were at home, you’ll have access to a kitchenette, a dining area, and a plush living area.

THE OUTRIGGER - Beachfront Villa, Exclusive Escape
Chettikulam, Elathur, Calicut, Kerala, India
16 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
it was really clean and well maintained
the house is very clean and well kept
the caretaker firoz and nizam took care of every thing we needed
:) the caretaker is very helpful and took care of all our needs
care taker is a very helpful person and cooks well
fahd was a great host with prompt replies to all queries and helped us with all our requests
communication with the host was really good
location is absolutely fantastic- would recommend it to anyone
and the neighbourhood has a few lovely walks
loved the place perfectly located by the beach and firoze was great helping us around the town
is a lovely place if a little peace and quiet is what you are looking at
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8. Lakelet Homestay, Valiyaparamba (from USD 60)

Admire the beautiful sight of palm trees swaying elegantly on the beach, just right outside this two-bedroom luxury villa. In the front yard, there’s a bench and a swinging chair where you can relax while soaking in the splendid sea views. There’s a hammock tied between palm trees for you to enjoy romantic sundowners.

If you’re a business traveler, you will enjoy working in the laptop-friendly workspace. Free on-site parking is provided to guests with a motorcar. To minimize the beach heat, each room has air conditioning. The kitchen is equipped with modern appliances, including a fridge.

Lakelet Homestay
Valiyaparamba, Kerala, India
20 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in cottage 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

9. Cabana Paradiso, Kappad (from USD 60)

Cabana Paradiso is a beautiful beach house nestled on the popular beach of Kappad, Calicut. Guests get to enjoy a free complimentary breakfast, and you can even make arrangements for lunch and dinner with the host at an additional cost. If you’re not having fun at the beach, you can use the backyard to enjoy some barbecue with your loved ones.

For those who love to cook their own meals, take advantage of the fully equipped kitchen. With free Wi-Fi and a TV with your favorite channels, you won’t get bored indoors. Free on-site parking is also available.

Cabana @ Kappad beach
Kappad, Kerala, India
51 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

10. Charming cottage with stunning views of Marari beach, Mararikulam

This charming, one-bedroom cottage is located on Marari beach. It is just a short walk away from a fishing village, public transport, historic temples, factories, and organic vegetable farms. This is a great launching spot for water sport enthusiasts, and a beautiful paradise for honeymooners.

To start your day right, you’ll be served a delicious breakfast. If you don’t want to order food from the nearby restaurants, take advantage of the kitchen to make your favorite delicacies. You can chill out on the balcony in the evening, and enjoy breathtaking beach views and romantic sunsets. Wireless internet connectivity and air conditioning are provided.

Cottage with view of Marari Beach, twin bed a/c
Mararikulam, Kerala, India
76 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice comfortable cottage just set back from the beach
great location right on the beach comfortable bungalow with good air-conditioning and outside sitting area
breakfast was a nice touch and sebastian was very helpful and attentive
the cottage was sparkly clean with twin beds table & chair and windows all around it
the bed was comfortable and the room was neat and tidy
clean pleasant and mostly quiet cottage
sebastian's cottage is very basic but clean and peaceful
i would definitely recommend his place is very clean also
cottage is pretty and clean comfortable enough for a few days of rest
the hut on the beach was perfectly clean very cosy everything seemed very new
sebastian was a great host
the hosts are wonderful and friendly people who loves to take care of you
sebastian was a great host
sebastian is a great host - he picked us up and dropped us from the main road
sebastian is a good host
great location short walk away from beach
such a gr8 place very recommended
excellent location 50 m from the beach
so close to the beach it was great
very close to beach can enjoy sunset
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Seaside accommodation is plentiful in Kerala

Nothing beats waking up to the beautiful sunrises and spending your days relaxing on the beach during your vacation. To make the most of your beach holiday, check into one of the above mentioned beach houses in Kerala, India.

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