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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 3 March 2013

We stayed here for two nights in two different rooms. Overall experience was excellent altho' I'm not crazy about the bathroom built into the room which affords less privacy. The garden and pool are the best drawcards for this hotel and in the evening dining out to sitar music lit by fairylights is magical. The staff are very friendly and...

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St Felix
Reviewed 2 March 2013

This was the last hotel l stayed in after travelling a month in India, and this was for me the best, it ticked all the boxes, and the staff was really kind and friendly, and after saying in 21 hotels in one month, this one really got my heart and l will certainly go back! You will need to go...

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 2 March 2013

I just visited Cochin again and I could not get a reservation at the Old Harbour Hotel so I stayed at a close by property. When I went in to the Old Harbour, the welcome was just unbelievable. Yes, they made me feel I was coming home. I felt terrible that I was not staying there but Jude who is...

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New Forest, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2013

An older style hotel, without being rundown, fittings telephone etc are colonial period. Service is excellent and very friendly. Nicely situated within easy walking of the Chinese fishing nets, here we had 2 different rooms . Initially we started in the 1st floor Palace suite, which was very large with a 4 poster bed. Off of the bedroom is an...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2013

This is definitely better than a 3 star . The Proprietor/Manager, Edgar was very hands on, and seemed to be aware of everything going on, very helpful and friendly. The room was excellent, very clean and the in house service first class.The pool area was very pleasant and the garden well attended. The restaurant is clean and well appointed, food...

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Silverstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2013

We stayed at The Old Harbour Hotel in their Dreamz House for 6 nights in February at the end of a 5 week tour of India & Thailand. The Dreamz House, a colonial style townhouse, is situated a couple of streets away from the hotel, it's decorated in the same tasteful way as the hotel with interesting objets d'art and...

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London, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2013

We stayed at this very charming and comfortable hotel on Feb 4th for two nights. The process of booking on line was very prompt. We were picked up from the Ernakulum train station and brought to this very tastefully renovated old Dutch/Portuguese colonial home. The owners of this small hotel have saved this heritage property from wrecking ball. It is...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 February 2013

This hotel is just gorgeous. We were so relieved to arrive here and instantly felt relaxed and in a special spot. The rooms are large and comfortable, the garden bar stunning and the swimming pool outstanding. You feel like you are in a special part of the world and can block out all of the caos outside on the road....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2013

We very much enjoyed our stay at the Old Harbour Hotel in Cochin. The food was excellent and the rooms very comfortable. Staff were all helpful and the lovely old building was very central to all the attractions and places we wanted to see all within walking distance. We would certainly recommend this hotel.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 February 2013

This was a great place to stay. Staff extremely helpful and go out of their way to help, food amazing and excellent value. Great location. Rooms comfortable and the way they are fitted out compliments the ambiance and style of the hotel. Magical dining outside by the pool, with entertainment and a fabulous seafood platter.

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  • 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: ₹ 10,761 - ₹ 21,658 (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 Family Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#6 Business Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
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“Avoid rooms at the front overlooking the childrens play ground”
 of 5 bubbles Replevin2015, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Would suggest a garden view room if available.”
 of 5 bubbles lloydt901, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Tower garden view good”
 of 5 bubbles wisborough1, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All are nice!”
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“Rooms overlooking the garden are recommended”
 of 5 bubbles mikeuser, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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