Gurukul Retreat, also known as Spice Hills, is a traditional Kerala style resort located at Chevayur in Kozhikode District
. The resort offers cottages with private balcony and en-suite facility.
A variety of massages and treatments are offered at the ayurvedic center. There is a school within the premises, which offers training in Jyotish ( Vedic Astrology
), Vedic philosophy, ayurveda
Ethnic vegetarian cuisines of Kerala
are served. At the Gurukul boutique, guests can purchase local arts, handicrafts, clothing, ayurvedic oils and meditation shawls. Library, Kerala-style pool and communication center are the added features. Apart from these, the resort arranges a tranquil sail through the backwaters in kettuvalloms
. Hiking and sightseeing tours are also organized.
Gurukul Retreat offers you the opportunity to perform homas
on the premises by reputed priests. Both indoor and outdoor yoga classes are held.
Gurukul Retreat is a 3 hour drive from Mangalore Airport