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The Ballard Bungalow

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  • Terrible3%
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“fishing nets”(6 reviews)
“colonial times”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

In the middle of the center of Fort Cochin, near the coat, is this fine hotel. The rooms are clean and the bed we had was big! The breakfast was simple, but just fine and the people who work there are very kind. Thank you...More

1  Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had a great time at Markus's place. Big rooms at a good price in a heritage house. Staff was friendly and gave us lots of valuable information. We found this place randomly and we couldn´t have been luckier, because it offers very nice, clean,...More

Thank Iria S
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The Ballard Bungalow is the Bishop's ex house. It is secluded yet well situated near the Chinese fishing nets and the rooms are very spacious indeed! My room gave out onto a very long and wide balcony looking out over the courtyard. No neighbours in...More

2  Thank Virginia M
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Loved the Dutch architecture of the building itself and the huge rooms, corridors, verandas and most of all the furniture, takes us back to the colonial times, which is uncommon nowadays only seen in movies. Amazing beds, armchairs, center tables, dressers and everything in it....More

1  Thank annebabington
Response from casabella2014, Owner at The Ballard BungalowResponded 2 August 2016

Thank you very much for reviwing

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

It's a very nice heritage and quiet place for a pleasant family stay. Only thing thats lacking is the restaurant but they are still renovating it I believe. Good budget hotel and recommend for families 😃

1  Thank AldrinRenjith
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US$ 33 - US$ 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 33 - US$ 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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