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The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a pleasant stay for 4 nights. Hotel located facing sea front & with garden. Staff were helpful & courteous. Room was clean and with excellent house keeping. Daily breakfast was awesome. value for money.

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Loved the view from the hotel - overlooking the water. The hotel is also on the main Market area, so you can not only walk around the Marine Drive in the evening, but also enjoy the life of Kochi. They team there was extremely hospitable....More

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Response from gateway e, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive ErnakulamResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Ernakulam! We are delighted to know that you had a great experience at the hotel and an enjoyable stay.We thank you for awarding us with a five star rating on this forum.It is the feedback from our esteemed...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Taj which is now downgraded to the Gateway was one of the best hotels in Kochi a few decades ago. Keeping that in mind, I recently booked the Taj Gateway primarily for the Marine drive location and easy access to the rest to City....More

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Response from gateway e, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive ErnakulamResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Ernakulam! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time and effort in sharing your points of view about our hotel. It is the feedback from our esteemed and valued guests which gives...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well located hotel on marine drive, had an executive room with very good sea view, room good size, could probably do with a little upgrading, but nothing that would make you complain, house keeping was a little hit and miss only there for two nights...More

Thank Paul Tarmas
Response from gateway e, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive ErnakulamResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Ernakulam! I take this opportunity to thank you for being a valued patron and sharing your valuable thoughts.We are delighted to know that you had a great experience at the hotel.It is the feedback from our esteemed and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Happy to stay welcome drink I.e. Juice needs to be changed with fresh tender coconut water. Room Rates may be decreased if possible. Good Suggestions can be considered for rewards. Sausages Quality in the restaurant requires improvement.More

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Response from gateway e, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive ErnakulamResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel, Ernakulam! I take this opportunity to thank you for being a valued patron and sharing your valuable thoughts. We are delighted to know that you had a great experience at the hotel and an enjoyable stay and have...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Business Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Family Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ernakulam
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$70 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Business Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Family Hotel in Ernakulam
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ernakulam
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Questions & Answers
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JobaliSydney
May 17, 2018|
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Response from mybaluin | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Safe lockers are available in all rooms
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kuheli2015
October 1, 2017|
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Response from canpush | Reviewed this property |
Not all rooms can accommodate three.
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indkiwi
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Sanjay K | Reviewed this property |
We probably took the same flight into Cochin from Sydney in January 2017. There isn't much traffic at that time so you may get there quicker. We had sandwiches tea and coffee on arrival. Pretty good. There breakfast is... More
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"Quite & very clean."
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"Even the side rooms give a good view of the River"
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