We invite people to share, demonstrate, teach and talk about the things they love. It doesn't have to be about technology, but from people that show passion in what they do.

Free-thinkers, tinkerers and creative minds, artists, techies and hobbyists, hackers and makers, crafters and scientist, humanists and engineers, activists and coders, geeks and nerds, designers and philosophers, natural and artificial intelligences and other interesting beings doing interesting stuff.


Hackbeach 2016 has the most awesome program ever!



Creating beauty with tools and technology.


Putting our own spin on what already exists.


Creating physical things from scratch.


Connecting and sharing ideas and culture


Conduct workshops for locals, kids and students

Where to stay in Kovalam, Kerala

We recommend the following accommodations for your visit.

Surf club

Abhis Homestay (Kovalam Surf Club)

This homestay is run by our venue hosts. Email them at kovalamsurfclub@gmail.com



IMPORTANT: Please email us at mail@hackbeach.in before you finalise this option!

Bring your own tent, and pitch it up next to the hackerspace. You will need to bring your own tent/mosquito net, sheets/sleeping bag, pillow etc. We're working on the breakout costs for tent space. You'll be able to use bathrooms at the hackerspace and homestays nextdoor. Stay tuned. (Should cost us about 200/250 per head)

Bhi rooms1

The Beach Hotel

we offer spacious, clean and airy rooms each with private ocean view veranda or balcony. all our rooms are sea facing.

overlooking the ocean, you can relax in your easy chair or enjoy delicious food in our popular restaurants.

just a few steps and you are on the beach.