Neighborhood Spotlight: Mannanthala

Neighborhood Spotlight: Mannanthala
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Trivandrum city has held a unique place in history going back to around 1000 AD. It’s also been a capital city right from 1795 AD when it was the capital of the erstwhile Kingdom of Travancore. Post-independence, the city has continued being the state capital and because of this unique position, Trivandrum is well-developed in terms of infrastructure and facilities. The city is also growing at a rapid rate, bringing more suburban areas into its folds over the years.

This growth is being fueled by the speedy expansion of Technopark, the upcoming Vizhinjam seaport and a thriving real estate industry working overtime to provide housing to the rapidly-expanding population. For those on the lookout, there are a number of delightful villas and apartments in Trivandrum to choose from! Here’s a look at one of the upcoming residential hubs, Mannanthala:


Mannanthala is one of the hottest locations for buying residential property, with many big brand developers having classy projects here. One of the best features about this location is the major highway, MC Road, cutting right through this area, providing excellent connectivity to residents. Mannanthala is a peaceful suburb in Trivandrum that has a low crime rate and low pollution, making it the ideal location to bring up your family.


There are a number of premier educational institutions in this locality including Mar Ivanious College, Mar Baselios College, St Johns Model Higher Secondary School, St Thomas Higher Secondary School, Navjeevan Bethany School, College of Engineering Trivandrum, etc. Some of the hospitals located close by include KJK hospital, SR hospital, Royale hospital, BVM ayurvedic Nursing Home, etc. Other nearby social infrastructure includes Kedaram Shopping Complex, Lulu mall, Mall of Travancore, etc.


The city bus services this locality at regular intervals with MC Road and Powdikonam Road being the two major service routes to the city center. The state highway (MC Road) ends at Kesavadasapuram junction, about 4km from Mannanthala. Trivandrum Central Railway station is at a 10km distance while Trivandrum International airport is around 15km away.

Employment Centers

Some of the nearby career hubs include KINFRA Industrial Park, Kochuveli Industrial Estate, Technopark, Manvila Industrial Park, etc., which are all 10-15km away, making Mannanthala one of the best locations to buy an apartment in Trivandrum!