The Leela unveils Kerala expansion

The Leela Ashtamudi, A Raviz Hotel

The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of its second hotel in Kerala, The Leela Ashtamudi, A Raviz Hotel, further consolidating its presence in India and fortifying its resort portfolio. The Leela Ashtamudi, A Raviz Hotel perfectly complements The Leela Kovalam, A Raviz Hotel – with the two resorts offering very distinctive backwater and beach experiences, completing the much sought-after and beautiful Kerala itinerary.

A two-hour drive from Thiruvananthapuram airport, this picturesque resort is a tiny hamlet perched on the banks of the shimmering Ashtamudi Lake. It offers a magical backwater experience that flawlessly balances barefoot luxury with rustic charm, whilst unlocking the magic of the culture and locale. Serene waters, surrounded by lush greenery and swaying coconut trees create a tranquil atmosphere perfect for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Anuraag Bhatnagar, Chief Executive Officer, The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts, said, “We are delighted to welcome The Leela Ashtamudi, A Raviz Hotel, an exciting new addition to our brand portfolio. Kerala has historically been one of our key markets and strategically significant to our growth in the region. The resort marks another milestone in our journey as we continue to grow in the most alluring leisure destinations across the country. This expansion is in lockstep with the growing demand from the discerning global leisure traveller to experience meaningful and transformative journeys that are an authentic expression of a region’s beauty, heritage and culture.”