The SR Medical College is located in a sprawling 40 Acres of land facing Akathumuri Railway station, Varkala. The college is secluded by the banks of Ashtamudi Lake. The place is a natural paradise for tourists. It is an attraction for its unlimited potential and infinite charm where tourists enjoy a wide range of pursuits like boat riding, sun bath and ayurveda. The serene surroundings are conducive to the pursuit of academics without hindrance of noise and pollution. Akathumuri is around four Kilometres from Varkala and less than 35 Kilometres from Trivandrum. It is a short while away from the middle of Trivandrum – Kollam stretch and is well connected by rail and roads.