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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Old Harbour Hotel in Cochi is a veritable treat. The setting is ideal. Close to the old town , waterside, fish market and Chinese fishing nets. The grounds are wonderful. The gardens are lush with an abundance of trees and exotic plants. The swimming pool is so welcome on hot Keralan days. The rooms are spacious, air conditioned, clean and... More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

we had visited fort cochin with the mindset of relaxing. fort cochin and old harbour were wonderful for that. all the rooms are uniqe, the staff tried to allow to experince all parts of the hotel. they had arranged for a yoga class for us all days we were there and each day the yoga class took part in a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Beautiful room overlooking gardens. Staff were delightful and food excellent. Room and pool clean . Well located in centre of fort kochi shops in walking distance. Place had a relaxed and informal feel to it which was welcome.

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Australia
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hotel which has been restored to its former style, included the old school phones (very cool!). Service is excellent, staff are friendly and speak excellent English. Location is great, right across from where the locals fish using the Chinese fishing nets and then sell them early every morning. We visited the hotels sister coffee shop/cafe (can't remember what it's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

This small hotel offers an oasis of comfort in Kochi. The rooms are large and well appointed. The restaurant serves excellent Keralan cooking - the breakfasts are simply the best that I have eaten in India. The staff are polite and attentive and the whole atmosphere is very relaxing. Simply a wonderful place to stay.

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UK
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Conveniently situated in old Kochi this small but lovely hotel was our introduction to India and Kerula. The welcome was warm and efficient. There are only 10 or so rooms and the ambience still keeps some of the historic feel with teak furniture and floors. The gardens are small but lush with a lovely swimming pool. The sounds of the... More 

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

...On earth if heaven threw fistfuls of fresh Jasmine flowers into every room. The hotel was an indulgent splurge during the middle of our India trip, and the friendly staff as well as every bite of the perfect masala dosas reminded us of what a great choice we made. The biggest shame was that we could not have become one... More 

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London
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Spent 3 lovely nights here, the staff were really helpful and wanted us to get the most from our stay, giving us, tips and advice. The suite that we had was really comfortable and was overlooking the square and we enjoyed watching cochin life from the balcony. The restaurant staff were great and the food delicious and reasonably priced.. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Just back from a 4 night stay at the Old Harbour Hotel in Fort Cochin. It was all wonderful and if you are travelling to Fort Cochin then choose this hotel - it is wonderful! Great food, lovely garden with pool and beautiful rooms. We will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This is an original Portuguese building based around a beautiful courtyard garden and swimming pool. Located near the seafront and famous Chinese fishing nets. Spacious rooms and ensuites with contemporary decor. The staff were very attentive and friendly, the restaurant is outstanding for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Would highly recommend as a place to stay as you are surrounded by... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the heart of ancient Fort Cochin, Kerala, a place that exudes history and culture, is the 'Old Harbour Hotel'. A 300 year- old building that has for long been a heritage monument of this town, now reopened as a boutique hotel. Built in the Dutch style of architecture with hints of Portuguese influences, it was the first hotel of old Cochin. Later it remained a residential home to employees of English Tea broking firms until it was left unused for a period of time. ... more   less 

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Address: 1/328 Tower Road | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: ₹ 10,910 - ₹ 21,956 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Harbour Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Old Harbour Kochi
Hotel Old Harbour
Old Harbour Hotel Kochi (Cochin), Kerala
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#1 Family Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#6 Business Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
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“Avoid rooms at the front overlooking the childrens play ground”
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“Would suggest a garden view room if available.”
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“Tower garden view good”
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“Rooms overlooking the garden are recommended”
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