Mar 18, 2019 - Mar 19, 2019
2 guests - 1 room
Visit the cosmopolitan city of Kochi on India's southwest coast. This city has a long history as a port that goes back to the year 1341, when Arabian, Chinese, and European merchants traded their wares here. Visit the crumbling ruins of the British Raj, a 400-year-old synagogue, and see huge fishing nets from China in this eclectic town. You can find cheap hotels in Kochi and book a room there on Skyscanner at no additional cost.
Most of hotels in Kochi are located along the city's northern and northwestern coastline, with some accommodations more towards the center of the city. Some of these popular hotels near the coast have outdoor pools and excellent locations near Fort Cochin, Santa Cruz Cathedral, Jain Temple, or the Chinese Fishing Nets.
The five-star hotel, Vivanta By Taj Malabar, is part of the Taj Hotel chain and is located in Cochin on Willingdon Island. It's convenient to Jain Temple and Mattancherry Palace for tourists to visit. This Victorian hotel features five restaurants, a café, health club, nightclub, and an outdoor infinity pool that faces the ocean. Take a short stroll to catch a local ferry to Fort Cochin for a day of sightseeing. Rates at Vivanta By Taj Malabar range from about $122 during the summer season, from March until May. From December to February, it is the peak tourist season, when rates can go up to about $189 per night.
Look on Skyscanner to find a four-star hotel in Kochi, such as Anns Residency, located a short drive from Fort Kochi Beach and within walking distance to the Indo-Portuguese Museum. With rates starting at $54 a night, this hotel offers a shuttle service, serves a delicious breakfast, and is set on a lovely property. Prices may be higher during the peak tourist season.
The Poovath Heritage Hotel has rooms that start at $113 a night and also offers a shuttle service, air-conditioning, and complimentary bottled water. An outdoor pool helps and a private patio adds to the luxurious feel at this hotel.
Find rooms for as low as $6 per night at the Brisbane Lodge, located close to the Santa Cruz Cathedral. The accommodations at Brisbane Lodge are fairly basic, so please bring your own towels, bedding, and toiletries. The rooms here are large, with a wide balcony that overlooks the bustling street below. WiFi and hot water are provided, in addition to a friendly, informative owner.
If you want a bit more in terms of amenities but still are seeking a cheap Kochi hotel, Fort Castle has a great location that places you within minutes of Chinese Fishing Nets and St. Francis Church. The hotel has a restaurant, bar, and 24-hour room service. They also serve a complimentary breakfast for $20-$50 per night, depending upon the season. Rent bicycles on site here to get around on your own.
During your time in Kerala you'll want to spend a few days exploring Kochi, including the waterfront, the churches, the markets, and the food scene. Much calmer than many other Indian cities.
Very calm and it's a must when u come to Kerala since it's a specialty the backwaters
This city is amazing located at the river banks .. Looks great .. Nice to visit with family and friends ..
good place to visit nice city, the small coconutfaber factory, the jewish synagoge they like to have visitors and they explain the situation very friendly.