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Dr. Franklin's Panchakarma Institute and Ayurveda Centre

Chowara | South Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695501, India
+91 471 248 0870
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Great Ayurvedic Spa treating medically backed Ayurvedic treatments

This is my third time here, I have been here once every year for 14 days each time and leave like a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dujinanda
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London, United Kingdom
Best Ayurveda Health resort in Kerala

We had a stay here. Had a very good experience. Really awesome environment and the treatments were... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
linidigital007
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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“Dr.Franklin’s Panchakarma Institute”, the Unique Centre for Ayurveda, Yoga & Meditation was established in 1997 by Dr.V.Franklin, formerly the district chief medical officer of Government of Kerala, registered as "Ribis Health Care Pvt Ltd” and awarded with “Green Leaf” certificate ( Govt. of Kerala). The therapeutic crew consists of 52 qualified and expert Ayurvedic therapists and 7 Ayurvedic Doctors who work under the guidance of Dr.V.Franklin (Chief Physician) and Dr.Sony Joseph (Managing Director). The Yoga & Meditation sessions are handled by the Yoga expert Master Soorya Ravi who is the general secretary of the Yoga Teacher’s Association, South India.
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Chowara | South Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695501, India
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+91 471 248 0870
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my third time here, I have been here once every year for 14 days each time and leave like a shiny new car each time :-) The Treatments and diet etc is recommended after the Ayurvedic doctors do a thorough examination and tailor...More

1  Thank dujinanda
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We had a stay here. Had a very good experience. Really awesome environment and the treatments were really good.

2  Thank linidigital007
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I have stayed 5 days at Dr Franklins, it has been a great experience, the drs are professional yet friendly, the therapists are trained well and offer the service with a smile. I had a bad cold and flu and the drs and nurses provided...More

2  Thank Ellie C
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit at Dr Franklin institute,we stayed for 3 weeks this time, the treatments, food and service were very good , lovely atmosphere , we will definetly be back one day !!!

7  Thank Jeleriu I
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had pleasure of visiting Dr Franklin's Panchakarma Institute in Feb/March 2017 and had a marvellous time. Panchakarma and the all treatments received were excellent. On average treatments lasted at least 3-5 hours depending on what was needed. I would like to take this opportunity to...More

7  Thank Suyangi G
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

This family owned resort has a particular charming and refreshing atmosphere and acts as an retreat in the often overwhelming Indian landscape

8  Thank gerdt_13
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel best for Ayurveda treatment. I liked the so Mathew ram ram beach nearby .you got many shops in that area. As well there's a beautiful jewelry shop inside the hotel which can be trusted more and got awesome jewels .Also they have the...More

4  Thank Zubimalik
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

I was overworked and and had no more power in my mind and body...I was fat and terrible tyred looking. In 3 weeks I was like a new thank Ayurveda from Dr Franklin and dancing the whole time like crazy: my energy was completely back,...More

10  Thank 227dianan
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

1 old institute 2 very good name among the locals 3 Lot of foreigners visiting the institute 4 contained to panchakarma

7  Thank gopsmarty
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

28 day Panchakarma included more than 100 different massages and treatments with high professional and very friendly staff. 3-5 hours treatment per day depending your needs. Ayurvedic food served in the restaurant. Quality of food very good. Ambiente and service quality in restaurant could be...More

11  Thank VisionOne
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Response from Suyangi G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there There is onsite accommodation available. I went on my own as well and paid around £30 for the room and treatments and Yoga was extra. You will enjoy yourself, lots of women come on there own. Ring or email them... More
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