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1/315, Church Road | Vasco de Gama Square, Fort Kochi, Kerala, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Ranked #6 of 168 Hotels in Kochi (Cochin)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

When one stays in the 'oldest house in Asia' one might expect something sad and tatty. Well, that is certainly not true of The Colonial! A beautiful property with incredibly interesting architecture and furniture, paintings and memorabilia to investigate while it feels warm, homely and welcoming. This ambience is in no small way down to the team who manages this... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your appreciative words about Neemrana’s Le Colonial, in Kochi. In our effort to tailor an experience for our guests, unique and memorable in essence, it is extremely rewarding when someone at the receiving end can sense and appreciate the love. Your words reinforce our philosophy of infusing new life into these architectural gems of our... More

Cork Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Le Colonial left a lasting impression. It's a beautiful colonial house dating back to 1506. The rooms ( Viceroy and Jan Van Spall) have fantastic balconies and the rooms are well appointed and comfortable. The common areas are fabulous, comfortable with some great art to view depicting colonial times. The food is excellent and staff make every effort, offering seconds... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive feedback about the Le Colonial heritage hotel in Cochin. We are pleased to know that you had a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Your appreciation about the food and the service has been conveyed to the Chef and the service team. This is what we strive to achieve and it is always rewarding when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

We couldn't have made a better choice. The hostess was wonderful and the personalised interaction made us feel very at home and comfortable. We believe we made a new friend here. The staff was very helpful at all times and very warm. They all made sure we were comfortable at all times, at times even went out of their way... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your warm words about Neemrana’s - Le Colonial heritage hotel, in Kochi! We, at Neemrana, try and tailor experiences for our guests, unique and memorable in essence, and it is deeply rewarding to know that you enjoyed your time at the property. Your kind compliments about the staff and the service are very encouraging and... More

Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

What a location. What a building. What presentation. What food and service. This place rocks. My wife, daughter and I stayed (just) one night in July, which is monsoon/off season. We were the only guests and were treated like royalty. We had food prepared for us to order. We had the attention of our hosts when ever we needed it... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind and appreciative words about Le Colonial, in Kochi. We at Neemrana, endeavour to tailor an experience for our guests, unique and memorable in essence; and it is always rewarding when someone at the receiving end can sense and appreciate the effort. Your generous compliments about the staff and the service have been conveyed... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This is the perfect place to stay to enjoy the Fort area in a wonderful colonial building. The size of the property makes it feel like a home rather than a hotel and as this is the end of their season we were the only guests. I can't thank the staff and wonderful manageress enough for everything they did to... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable feedback about Le Colonial. It is heartening to learn that you enjoyed your stay in the Jan Van Spall room. As you are aware, at Neemrana, we make an effort to maintain a balance between the old world charm and modern amenities, and it is always encouraging when our guests can sense and... More

Elmhurst, Illinois
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266 reviews 266 reviews
135 hotel reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

This is the type of hotel that I personally adore. A place that has character, personality and that offers all the comforts of home. Le Colonial it is!! Great location, very attentive staff, specially, the two young men that work around the hotel, serving meals, drinks, and attending to all your needs. A hotel with delicious food, comfortable rooms and... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind feedback about the Le Colonial heritage hotel in Fort Kochi. We are pleased to learn that you had a comfortable stay in the Major Petrie room. Your compliments about the cuisine have been conveyed to the Chef. This is exactly what we strive to achieve and your feedback is a huge motivator for... More

Durham, United Kingdom
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104 reviews 104 reviews
27 hotel reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Arrived at the Le Colonial and was greeted with cold drinks and wet towels. We where given a room on the ground floor facing the main road. the room was very clean and we where so tired we decided to get our heads down for a long needed rest. We found this practically impossible, there was a constant sound of... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are pleased to read about your experience at the Le Colonial. Your appreciation about the warm welcome and personalised hospitality has been conveyed to the Manager and the team. We are delighted to know that you thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast experience and were able to discover the nearby attractions as well. We thank you for your visit... More

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 hotel reviews
345 helpful votes 345 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

This was the first stop on our trip and we arrived exhausted and slept most of the day. Check in, performed on one of the sofas, was swift, with hot towels and a cooling drink. The initial room we were checked into was quite noisy. Tipu sultan. It backed onto the road and the constant beeping of horns, a past... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to kick-start your holiday with Neemrana at the Le Colonial. Your appreciation about the smooth check-in experience has been conveyed to the team. It is great to know that you enjoyed the guest amenities provided as well as the massage arranged by the hotel. The Chef is delighted to know that you relished his... More

London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I booked for two nights at Le Colonial,it was such a great place I booked two more nights to end my holiday in style and comfort .The rooms were spacious and beautifully decorated, understated but chic. There is a nice pool in the grounds perfect for cooling off .Le Colonial is a small Hotel which has a true 'boutique' feel... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at the Le Colonial heritage hotel in Fort Kochi. Your appreciation about the warm hospitality has been conveyed to the team. The Chef is delighted to receive your compliments about the cuisine. We thank you for your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon ! Warm Regards,... More

Charlottesville
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74 reviews 74 reviews
26 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

You definitley get the feeling that you are in an historic house as soon as you walk inside Le Colonial. The stories about the place abound, along with old photographs and documents on the walls, and though it's all been updated to modern standards, the place has "good bones" as our architect friends would say, and they kept as much... More

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NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Le Colonial, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to read about your experience at the Le Colonial heritage hotel in Fort Kochi. It is great to know that you had a comfortable stay in the Viceroy room and were satisfied with the the arrangements made by the hotel team. Your appreciation about the warm and courteous hospitality has been conveyed to the Manager... More

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Address: 1/315, Church Road | Vasco de Gama Square, Fort Kochi, Kerala, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 7
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