ABAD Whispering Palms is located at Kumarakom in Kottayam district and overlooks the Vembanadu Lake with a rivulet flowing on one side. The property spreads across an area of 3acres of land and is 87kms (2hrs by car) from Cochin International Airport and 18 km (30mins by car) from Kottayam Railway station.


  • Offers the quintessential beauty of Vembanadu Lake.
  • One of India’s top destination for backwater tourism.
  • Experience the traditional local charm of village.
  • Proximity to Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
  • Expert talk on Ayurveda in daily regimen.
  • Traditional treatments for different ailments.
  • Aesthetic healing of mind and soul by Yoga.
  • Live demo of Ayurveda cuisine with interactive session.

Why Kumarakom?

Vembanadu lake that backdrops Kumarakom is extolled as Kerala’s largest lake and India’s longest lake. Well connected by rail, road and water, it is rated as one of India’ top five backwater tourism destination. Niche for many species of migratory birds, Kumarakom bird sanctuary is an ideal place for bird watching. In short, Kumarakom has become an ideal destination for a perfect Yoga retreat and experiencing the Ayurveda Wellness.


The resort offers 53 Cottages under 4 categories and includes 36 Garden Cottages, 12Lake View Cottages, 3 Pool Villas and 2 Lake Suites. Each room is equipped with King size bed, Air conditioning, Television, Telephone, Wi-Fi, Refrigerator, Tea-coffee maker, Hair dryer and Bath accessories.


Ayurveda is the heart and soul of this property and is considered the priority of this resort from ABAD group. The therapeutic and wellness treatments are carried under the expertise of Dhanwanthari Vaidyasala, our Ayurveda fraternity with over eight decades proficiency in this science.

The centre has 3 treatment rooms with area of 202sq.ft and are bath attached. All the rooms are adequately equipped with Ayurveda requisites like wooden treatment table, Steam chamber, Shriodhara stand etc to perfectly meet all procedures.

Ayurveda Experience

On arrival at the resort after check-in you will be given a time for the first consultation with the Doctor. The consultation will usually being with a small introduction to understand the basic of Ayurveda. This will be followed by questions related to your health and your likes & dislikes along with Pulse diagnosis to ascertain your Prakruthi (Type/Constitution) and Vikruthi (Imbalance). Based on the information collected the doctor will decide the plan of treatment. He will also prescribe you some medication needed and will advise the diet to be followed during the stay. Based on your treatment chart you may get your first treatment the very first day or the next day.

The packages opted can extend from 7 to 21days depending on the health issues which include:
1. Rejuvenation / Detoxification (Rasayana / Panchakarma) 2. Spine Care and Neck Care (Prishta Raksha)
3. Body Slimming / Weight Loss (Sthoulya Nirharana) 4. Stress and Burn Out Relief (Mana Svaasthya)
5. Therapeutic packages (Niramaya)


Yoga, propounded by Patanjali is the ancient Indian knowledge where one’s own consciousness (jivatma) reunites with universal consciousness (paramatma). The practice of Yoga focuses the mind and body in eliciting the relaxation response to relieve oneself from physical and mental stress and achieve equilibrium of the body, mind and soul.


Based on the disease evaluation (Dooshya Prakruthi) and the genesis of body (Dosha Prakruthi), the consulting Doctor will prescribe the diet which would be a full vegetarian course. The guest must take the meal course in time as instructed. The types of food served includes VATA PITTA, PITTA KAPHA and KAPHA PITTA.

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