We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Federal Bank ATM Building, Fort Cochin | Near Kunnumpuram Junction, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Sajhome to your Saves list
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #2 of 167 Hotels in Kochi (Cochin)
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Nina8OS Hong Kong, China
Write a Review

1,026 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (110)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Hong Kong, China
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sajhome is a wonderful place to stay if you are looking for budget accommodation. It is family run and they welcome you in to their family with open arms. The rooms are simple but they are large and clean, the breakfast is great and the location is perfect as it is in walking distance of all of the sites in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am glad I made the decision to stay at Saj's homestay in Fort Kochin as we felt at home throughout our stay for 2 nights here. After exchanging many emails, I finally confirmed my stay with them and I must thank Saj for arranging such a good tour guide for us cause we spent so much of our time... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saj's homestay in Fort Kochi is wonderful, the rooms are very comfortable and his family is really warm. His older daughter looked after us superbly when Saj and his wife were away for the day. But staying with Saj means more than just another hotel room. He also helped design the perfect trip for us around Kerala. He arranged for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jakarta, Indonesia
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saj and his family are AMAZING. I travelled to Kochi with a friend in July, and despite it being monsoon season, Saj recommended some amazing things for us to do and even helped us book train tickets to Trivandrum. Everything you'd want to see in Fort Kochi is either a walk or short auto rickshaw ride away. I got horrible... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Townsville, Australia
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Saj Homestay is more a boutique hotel than a home stay. The owner Saj does live on the property with his family and he has six guestrooms. We stayed in Room 6, an air-conditioned upper rear room with a private balcony and ensuite. An opportunity for improvement for Saj and this is not meant as a criticism is that the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed with Saj and his lovely family in March of this year. Basic very clean rooms freshly cooked breakfast every day. Everything within walking distance. With Saj's help two day tour organised to Munnar and tea plantation with car and driver (Naveen) and dropping us to Alleppey thereafter. One of the highlights of our fantastic stay in Kochi. We... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I were out backpacking in India for a month in summer 2014 and of the dozen or so places we stayed at across the country, Sajhome was far and away the best accommodation, and massively exceeded our expectations. From the lovely gentleman who picked us up at the airport, to the perfect rooms, food and excellent location,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

By far the best place we stayed in India (on a one month backpacking trip). Saj (the host) was fantastic - he helped us arrange travel within Kochi and the various excursions we undertook and always had a smile on his face. His family were always at hand if we needed any help (including a complementary singing session!). Breakfast was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Vienna, Austria
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights. Saj is a very competent and friendly host. Especially the breakfast was very individual and veeery good!! One of the best breakfasts in our whole India tour :) thanks again Saj.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pune, India
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We stayed at Sajhome for 3 nights this July, after looking up the reviews on Tripadvisor. Ideally, this place should be categorized as a B&B, not a hotel. Sajhome is a house, with Saj and his family living on the ground floor of the same house and the 5 rooms on the upper floors are for guests. What we really... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Sajhome, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Sajhome? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sajhome

Address: Federal Bank ATM Building, Fort Cochin | Near Kunnumpuram Junction, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelBookers so you can book your Sajhome reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sajhome Hotel Kochi (Cochin)
Sajhome Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala

269 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (164)
Room/suite (29)
Bathroom (6)
Family/play areas (2)
Dining (34)
View from room (6)
Hotel & grounds (19)
Business center/function rooms (1)
Other (67)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (106)
Room/suite (7)
Dining (6)
Bathroom (1)
Pool/beach area (1)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (90)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Kochi (Cochin) with
any amenities