In a land touched by Kingdoms and Colonial Governance; bestowed with abundance of rice, jaggery, and lush green coconut groves; blessed with the charm of the tranquil Godavari, is an expansive retreat for a true holiday amidst nature. Here, Sterling Palavelli Godavari welcomes travellers to the alluring Andhra Pradesh.
Carefully planted with 23 exotic species of flora, the resort boasts a lush biodiversity hotspot within the 6 acres of coconut plantations. A highlight of Sterling Palavelli Godavari is the private houseboat for romantic getaways and meetings/events across the Godavari river. The authentic Konaseema cuisine, rooms and suites that take you on an artistic journey into South India’s traditions and culture. There is everything for a photographer or a writer in you.
Wake up to inspiring mornings with colorful views of Amazonica lilies and thousand petal lotuses floating in the central pond of the resort. While you relax in beauty of ‘Manduva Logili’ rooms inspired from Zamindari styled courtyard houses of Andhra Pradesh, that open out to a common courtyard and a portico in the centre of the block or the unique Earth Rooms, you are poised to find your Instagrammable room stays.
While you may choose to spend time in the outdoor pool or the well-equipped Ayurvedic spa or the gym facility to revive and rejuvenate at leisure.
From temple trails and boat cruise to jaggery making and paddy cultivation, Sterling Palavelli Godavari has customized a set of discoveries & experiences for the curious traveller who wants to relax, yet is ready to plunge into an adventure any minute. The historically significant Pancharama temples of Lord Shiva, the 90 ft. tall panchaloha statue of Sri Vasavi Kanyaka, organic jaggery farms, paddy plantations and the grand ‘Cruise of Godavari’ are all easily accessible from Sterling Palavelli Godavari.
Perfect for reunions, quick getaways, group holidays or just outdoor business meets, the rustic beauty, flora & fauna and inspiring stays at Sterling Palavelli Godavari beckons you to Holiday Differently!
Our Classic and Premier Rooms inspired by ‘Manduva Logili’ (Zamindari styled courtyard houses) styled architecture of Andhra Pradesh that open out to a green courtyard and a portico in the centre are poised to be your favourite Instagrammable room stays. At the same time, the private balcony and modern facilities make it perfect for couples as well as large families that are looking for space, be it indoors or outdoors.
For those who wish to get transported to a rustic rural setting of the past with the amenities of today, then a night at our ‘Heritage Konaseema Rooms’ would be perfect. These artistic thatched roof, mud walled villas, surrounded by coconut and fruit orchards spell classic charm coupled with opulence and luxury.
A stay at Sterling Palavelli Godavari is incomplete without the mention of Konaseema, cultural and culinary catalyst of life for all those living in the region.
Holding immense significance on the people’s dialect and the art of the region, Konaseema also has a deep impact on the cooking styles and flavours cherished by the locals. Be it regular dining at home or be it special celebrations; Dibba Roti with Cheruku Rasam, Pottukallu, Pesarattu or Masala Gari are a flavorful wake up to the mornings.
Highly popular, exotic river fish like the ‘Pulasa’ (reputed to be the costliest fish in India) is a delicacy for special events, while Pethala Koora and Royyala Iguru are daily favourites of the region. Savour the signature dishes of Sterling Palavelli Godavari like Mixed Rajula Pulao, Vegetarian Liver Curry, Pandugapa Vepudu Chepala koora, Bochu Pulusu and more.
For the traveller with a penchant for sweets, Godavari’s cultivation of Sugarcane is well-known across India. Not surprisingly, this has resulted in a range of sweet dishes like Bobatulu, Kaja, Palakova, Mamidi Tandra and unique Pootharekulu – a paper thin crepes made of jaggery and rice which is not just a local favourite, but indeed a national phenomenon.