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Delight - Fort Kochi

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Delight Homestay is perfectly located within the very centre of Fort Cochi – right on a corner of The Parade Ground. The outside of the building is beautiful and the gardens a cool respite from the heat of the day (if only there were somewhere to sit and enjoy them!) Our room was on the ground floor with limited...

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Last minute booking which turned out to be a delight! We had a beautiful room set in the lovely gardens. The property is close enough to walk to restaurants, bars and shops but far enough to be peaceful. The room was extremely comfortable and clean. The hosts are charming and Henry was most helpful. Excellent value for money and would...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

A taxi organised by David and Flowery picked us up and we arrived in this ideal and peaceful corner of Fort Cochin and felt immediately at home. The room was good and reommendations for restaurants led to some fine eating experiences. Worth noting is that we arrived in the middle of the Biennale which was superb. It lasts for three...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great location within a 5 minute walk to the centre of everything. Hosts were lovely, helpfully and friendly. The original Dutch accommodation was spotless clean and full of character. Gardens were beautiful. Highly recommended.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a fine location: away from the bustle, but close enough to be on the waterfront or "town" in 5 minutes. The place has a period charm and we were pretty comfortable in a room on the upstairs balcony. David and Flowery are good hosts and served a welcome breakfast!. I would certainly aim to return there when next...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is a wonderful, friendly, restful place to stay. The rooms are large, comfortable and quiet. The building is beautiful and has a lovely garden. Breakfast is served at the family table. The location is quiet yet central. You are made to feel special here.

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you want a clean, homey, inexpensive place to stay in Kochi, this is it. It is close to many tourist attractions. The owners, David and Flowery are great hosts. We enjoyed our stay there and would definitely stay again.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We stayed twice in November, for a total of a week, and would thoroughly recommend this homestay. It is a beautiful large colonial era house overlooking the parade ground and perfectly situated in Fort Kochi for a range of excellent restaurants. The rooms are large and airy, with fans and air-con, the beds are comfy and the place is nice...

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for just one night as we extended our stay in Kochi due to the Indian money situation. The room was lovely and well furnished. The owner was very friendly and the garden area is stunning. Breakfast was included in the rate but is little basic (egg/toast & cut fruits). Would recommend a stay here if you want...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely couple who made our stay very easy and pleasant. Rooms were a good size and very clean. David arranged our transport to the airport in the morning and cooked us a lovely breakfast before we left. I would recommend to all and will use again on next visit to India.

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Additional Information about Delight - Fort Kochi

Address: Ridsdale Road | Parade Ground Post Office, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: $31 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Delight - Fort Kochi Hotel Kochi (Cochin)
Delight - Fort Kochi Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala
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“All the rooms seem fine.”
 of 5 bubbles Rosemilli, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you intend spending some time relaxing each day, the balcony room is a treat”
 of 5 bubbles fineline52, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room at the front with the balcony at the front is more expensive, but worth it.”
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 of 5 bubbles Major_Cholmondeley, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The balcony room has a view of the park and looks over the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaBTravels, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Charming room on second floor with balcony great for morning tea”
 of 5 bubbles 607helens, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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