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Tiruchirappalli, India
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Reviewed 5 September 2014

rooms were stinking. it was like a budget hotel. no car parking. location near the beach. rooms were stinking. it was like a budget hotel. no car parking. location near the beach.rooms were stinking. it was like a budget hotel. no car parking. location near the beach.

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Thank zaksabia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

Conveniently located in the centre of the tourist zone of Kochi Fort. An old building around a courtyard with a range of rooms from small fan only ones to one I peeked in that was positively cavernous with two giant four poster beds. The rooms are mostly basic guesthouse standard with comfy beds and clean bathrooms. The staff are helpful,... More 

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Thank you for your valuable feedback about our Tom's Old Mansion...we try to serve every customer in our level best.. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Stayed here last year and this year great place good value clean rooms freindly helpful staff the beach is close by tooktooks are plenty they provide s taxi service to and from the airport or wherever you want to go

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Fantastic location. Rooms had a bit of a musky smell but for the price, can't complain. Wi-fi but had to stand outside room to get it. Got moved out of one room into another identical room with no explanation why but it was fine.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

The staff as this hotel are so friendly and helpful. They had helped us book an environmentally friendly backwater tour. The room was very spacious and light and spotlessly clean. The only small downside was the noise from the restaurant staff which continued quite late into the evening. We could have requested another room but as ours was so lovely... More 

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We spent a couple of nights in Old Tom's Mansion, right in the middle of the Old Cochin Fort, on Princes Street. It's an old building thats been done up rather well. We have really large bedroom and a massive bathroom. The rooms have high ceilings with a large fan in the bedroom. There is A/C but during December it's... More 

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Thank Bish555
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 1 January 2014

Location is great. All the places are at walking distance like chinese fishing net, kochi beach , st. francis street and good place to eat. Staff is nice and polite. Rooms are big and mansion has nice architecture. Value for money. Will consider again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 30 December 2013

This hotel was very central, though staff could have been more friendly. We had an upstairs room in this old mansion. It was near great shopping and the beach. Big rooms, but not all that clean. Make sure you get balcony room as it is airy though quite light in morning.

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Thank Lyndy3187
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

We recently stayed at Tom's Old Mansion during our time in Fort Cochin. The building has a lot of character and has a lovely courtyard where you can relax. The rooms are large (high ceilings). The only problem we had with our room was that there were no windows and the bathroom smelt of dirty drains. We managed to put... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 April 2013

This is a well located guest house with nice-enough rooms set around a pretty little courtyard. Although every room appears to have air con units you have to pay more for the management to switch them on. We didn't want to pay the extra so just looked at the units longingly. Otherwise though, staff were pleasant, wifi worked, the rooms... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 150 year old heritage home situated in Princess Street in the heart of Old Cochin. Large A/C and non A/C rooms with attached bath, cable TV, wifi, hot water, travel desk, restaurant and doctor on call. Easy access to the Chinese fishing nets, St.Francis. church,Basilica and the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tom's Old Mansion

Address: Princess Street | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: €27 - €42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tom's Old Mansion 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Rooms on the ground floor facing the courtyard are quiet and have the option for AC.”
 of 5 bubbles 287tylerm, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Check out wifi reception if you can choose your room.”
  • The upper courtyard.
 of 5 bubbles mikeo981, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All rooms ok, no real preference as I had a good look at the vacated rooms. There are drying lines up on the roof if you have some washing.”
 of 5 bubbles Bish555, 2 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Make sure you get upstairs room, out on balcony, airy and relatively quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Lyndy3187, 30 Dec 2013 | Read review
“There were some lovely large rooms upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles sarahh797, 28 Aug 2013 | Read review
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