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#40 of 567 hotels in Kochi (Cochin)
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Built at the heart of enchanting historic Fort Cochin across from the famous St.Francis Church, Arches distills and blends the essence of our European heritage and cosmopolitan temperament. The hotel’s beautifully detailed colonial architecture welcomes you into a cool respite of tile floors and wooden ceilings. Come enjoy the warmth of our traditional furnishings, handcrafted by local master cabinetmakers. Each room has a well-appointed modern bath and air conditioning for your comfort. Stay in touch at our modern business center with internet access. Open Room- our roof top restaurant has quite a panoramic view and serves a fine cuisine, a fusion of east and west. Take in the charming tree top vista of the settlement’s roofs and spires under traditional tiled entertainment space. Be assured that hotel staff and management will do their utmost to make your stay both pleasant and convenient during your visit in our community
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Airport transportation
Rooftop terrace
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Wifi
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Car hire
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Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
Mid-range
Languages Spoken
English, Hindi
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eamesescape wrote a review Jul 2020
Melbourne, Australia176 contributions235 helpful votes
Lots of beautiful spaces to choose from. Each suite has its own intimate day bed & lounge areas & large comfortable bedrooms with air conditioning and ceiling fans. Breakfast is served fresh under the rooftop verandah after you have had a wonderful sleep breathing in fresh Sea breezes. During festival times select front rooms, with a balcony. It was delightful to be able to see what is happening in the street below! Especially during the New Year festival period. A local family run business, with very caring, polite & helpful staff on hand to be of assistance. Wonderful location, with local hospitality!
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Room Tip: Select front rooms, with a balcony. To see what is happening in the street below! Esp during the...
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Eildon D wrote a review Feb 2020
Glasgow, United Kingdom96 contributions27 helpful votes
This place is ideal for exploring Fort Kochi. It is centrally placed without being too noisy. The rooms were large and clean although the outlook is on to a wall which has very helpfully had a mural painted on it to brighten it up. The staff were super helpful and pleasant. We didn’t have breakfast as had to leave early the next day for a plane so cannot comment on that but they made us a packed breakfast. The restaurant attached is very popular and quite expensive for what it is but the food is very good. It is worth booking a table here as big groups seem to use it and you cannot assume you will get a seat.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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soleemare598 wrote a review Jan 2020
Vienna Region, Austria45 contributions15 helpful votes
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This hotel in the heart of fort Cochin has its pros and cons. Therefore, and also as a help for other travellers, we state our impressions. Con - Visibly sticky and dirty hallways, room floor and breakfast terrace - The Bathrooms has a small opening in the wall with only a Moskito net leading directly to the outside- the niche between the houses. It smells damp, mouldy and most of all of the kitchen below (their ventilator) - very dirty towels and footmat in the bathroom. We asked the cleaning lady to change them. The next ones coming were a bit better - but with visible black eyeshadow remains of our predecessors and large blue stains... (did not use those...) - stains on the baths walls - stains on the bed‘s headpost - very simple breakfast. Dirty dishes. - Only instant coffee powder and tea bags (when we asked for a masala tea we were very directly shown the nescoffee- ‚here is your coffee‘) Pro - large room, beautiful colonial style furniture, good fridge, new aircon - Location five minutes to all major sightseeing spots (next to Vasco da gamas house) - room service was helpful after requesting to clean our floor - very clean bedlinnen, good bed - new flat screen tv - small balcony - very nice shower
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PiinKyy wrote a review Nov 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates8 contributions6 helpful votes
Even though it was a one night stay they showered a great hospitality. In restaurant the soup was outstanding. I could say this is the best soup I ever had in Kerala. Breakfast was basic but some south Indian options are available on request. The hotel closer to major attractions in Fort Kochi also it has a traditional interior mainly wooden furniture/staircases etc. It has a small library for the book worms.
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Date of stay: October 2019
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328hannah wrote a review Nov 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom9 contributions8 helpful votes
We stayed for two nights October 2019. The hotel is in a good location and everything you want to see in Fort Kochi is a few minutes walk away.. Rooms were lovely, clean and well decorated. Enjoyed Breakfast on the pretty rooftop and I felt for the price you got a good selection of food and the coffee was great. Staff were polite, courteous and helpful. Would definitely recommend this hotel.
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Date of stay: October 2019
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PRICE RANGE
US$43 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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arches hotel kochi
LOCATION
IndiaKeralaErnakulam DistrictKochi (Cochin)
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Arches
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Arches?
Nearby attractions include Kashi Art Gallery (0.2 km), Kerala Kathakali Centre (0.2 km), and David Hall Gallery & Cafe (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Arches?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Arches?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Arches?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Arches?
Conveniently located restaurants include Rasoi Fort Kochi, Farmers Cafe, and The Asian Kitchen by Tokyo Bay.
Does Hotel Arches have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Hotel Arches offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel Arches?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel Arches?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Hindi.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel Arches?
Many travellers enjoy visiting St. George Orthodox Koonan Kurish Old Syrian Church (1.4 km), Aspinwall House (0.2 km), and Kadavum Bagam Synagogue (2.4 km).