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Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

We had a great time here, the guys that work here are all so lovely and helpful and the rooms are good. It's a central location and the staff will help you with whatever you need. The yoga class they arrange is nice too. We would definitely come back, thanks guys!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights during our time in Kochi & from the reviews on here, I really expected something more than we got! Everything was just okay! Pros: - Comfortable beds - Good AC in rooms - Large communal area Cons: - Shower in our room was terrible, just dribbles of water out of a poorly...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 December 2014

This is not a review of the facilities, but more an acknowledgement of the spirit of this place and its people. For anyone traveling solo, in a group or with family, the caliber of this hostel is that of the worlds most renown hostels. You are welcomed by an atmosphere oozing with vibrant life, youth and inclusion. Therefore, if you...

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Reviewed 23 December 2014

I was travelling solo and I couldn't have found a better place to stay. I was made to feel really welcome and Anoup the assistant manager did everything he could to look after me - I felt very safe and always had someone to talk to. the wifi is excellent also! They arranged a train ticket for me - nothing...

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Reviewed 23 December 2014

The hostel is in a good location, 5 minute walk from various restaurants and shops, the staff is brilliant! I stayed in the 6 dorm room, the bunk beds were comfortable and the air conditioning worked perfectly.

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Reviewed 23 December 2014

This was the first place I have stayed in India and can safely say it is one of the best. Location wise it is perfect, cleanliness and facilities also great. There is a great social vibe in the hostel and is the perfect place to meet others. Above all else the staff are the most friendly you will find and...

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Delhi
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Vedanta brought hostel concept for solo traveller in more professional way. Other than hostel bed individual rooms are also available. Pros: 1. Superb Location 2. Like the concept of common room for making friends 3. Breakfast was good and economical 4. Staffs are really helpful to assist 5. Heart of main attraction points. Cons: 1. Other than Breakfast, Lunch &...

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Thane, India
Reviewed 22 December 2014 via mobile

I stayed here and the service was Siperb. The rooms, as siggested by some earlier reviews, are not big and the bathrooms are OK. Tea here is not at all cheap but a sandwith is worth... Everything orher than your Dorm Bed is almost at a price charged by a budget hotel ( not a hostel) - I shrugged in...

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Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

This place is awesome. Great staff with awesome people. Recommend it highly. Great location just walking distances to most of the town. The backwaters from here to alleppey are really cool and will be worth the day trip

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Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

Very good guys working there - 24h room service - very cheep - clean - laundry - money exchange - taxi - everything what you need! A lot of english speaking people and very cool! Bike rent is 5min away :D

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Vedanta, the highest state of consciousness and self realization can be achieved only while traveling. Vedanta Wake up! India’s finest chain of backpacking hostels, was conceived to address the primary concerns of backpackers and budget travelers. Vedanta Wake up! by the backwaters, Fort Kochi, is nestled in the heart of the city and is walking distance to all shops, restaurants, bars and local attractions such as the beach, Chinese Fishing Nets, Santa Cruz Cathedral, St. Francis Church and Mattancherry Palace. Our rooms are designed keeping comfort and cleanliness in mind. We offer shared rooms with en-suite bathrooms as well as superior private rooms for families. At Vedanta Wake up!, we offer you an environment to meet fellow travelers in our lounges which are fully equipped with computers, free Wi-Fi, television sets, DVD players, movies, book exchange libraries, guitars, board games, maps and eateries. Our eateries will provide you with hygienic and sumptuous meals cooked by our in-house chefs any time of the day at very minimum charge. We encourage our guests to socialize and get to know each other through local bar crawls, sight-seeing trips, dinner outings, movie nights, karaoke nights and other fun activities almost every night (and there’s no curfew!). We provide assistance in arranging local tours and visits to nearby tourist attractions so that our guests can soak in the sights and sounds and have a memorable holiday experience. We also organize classes such as cooking, yoga, Indian classical music and Ayurvedic massages. You can check in any time of the day. Our young and energetic team will provide you with every comfort possible to make your stay fun and unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vedanta Wake Up! - Chinese Fishing Nets

Address: Building 507, 1/506-A, Calvathy Rd, Cyrils Estuary | Opposite Hotel Brunton Boatyard, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India (Formerly Vedanta - Wake up! by the backwaters, Fort Kochi)
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: ₹ 677 - ₹ 3,384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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