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Eighth Bastion Hotel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“east indies”(14 reviews)
“sunken bath”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Wheelchair Access
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsno alcohol licenceeast indiessunken bathfort cochinthe chinese fishing netslovely boutique hotelopen courtyardshort walk to the beachsmall poolsmall hotelcomfortable bedhighly recommend this hotelstayed for two nightsideal locationin house restauranttuk tukwithin easy walking distance
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After very enjoyable stays ( 15/12-25/12/2014) and ( 16/12/2015-2/1/2016) we came back to this classy and elegant hotel for 4 days ( 14/2-18/2/2018). This charming mansion is strategically located at Fort Kochi with walking distance to the beach and key attractions . From the moment...More

1  Thank butzler
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed here on arrival in Cochin from UK for 2 nights. Nice hotel, good amenities, room, bathroom etc. and welcome comfortable bed. Location good as in Fort Kochi which is the older part, so close tomost of the main tourist attractions. Breakfast was a good...More

1  Thank Emma&Ian
Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff extremely hospitable and friendly. Hotel is small and unusual but has absolutely everything you want. Well worth a visit. The chef is brilliant, serving local food and flavours beautifully presented. Please visit.

2  Thank sue b
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't expect an alcoholic drink here...they don't have a licence. We stayed on the ground floor.....you'd be better in asking for a first floor..it was rather noisy with music outside the restaurant ...just yards away and we were next to a staircase against which they...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 nights as part of a tour of Kerala. We arrived after a very early morning flight from Dubai and it's a 2 hour drive from the airport so we were a bit spaced out on arrival and unfortunately (but not unreasonably) the room...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$136 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$136 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Louise G
26 October 2017|
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Response from Jason A | Reviewed this property |
There are definitely places to have a drink in Fort Kochi. Many hotels very close to the Eighth Bastion offer alcohol. I can't remember if they do, but I'm almost certain they would in their restaurant.
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"Room 303 with a large balcony and sea view is our favored"
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"Don't choose a ground floor room..... if we'd had a first floor one then we are more than likely to..."
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"Overlooking the pool and hotel courtyard is nice"
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"Very little to choose between them"
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