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Bishop Garden Lane 2, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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The Secret Garden
Ranked #19 of 299 Kochi (Cochin) B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stay at the secret just before going back to europe, we were already use to the kindness of people in india, but this place is like a jewellery; hide in kochi, everything is thought with love and intelligence. it was so hard to leave this place...

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Secret Garden was our oasis and we loved every minute! Pool, atmosphere, beautiful veranda and our favourite double daybed with mural was stunning. Loved the robes and the easy walking to restaurants etc. Staff were great, Thora wasn't there at the time. Was offered eggs for brekkie as I couldn't eat bread which was good and the morning pineapple... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Stylish but not snobish and very reasonnably priced for what you get in term of comfort and service in this top mid range category. I liked the fact that Secret Garden is a little bit away from the tourist zone (10 mn walk) in a nice and green neighbourhood which is safe at night. The heritage decoration is cool and... More 

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Toronto
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16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I could repeat every word from reviewer KateC. We also stayed there on our first three nights in India. We wanted a calm, relaxing place to get over jet lag and long flights - it's about 11 hours from Toronto to Abu Dhabi and then another 4 or so from UAE to Kochi. Restful recuperation in an interesting locale is... More 

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Erlangen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We enjoyed every hour in this lovely small guesthouse. The breakfast buffet (fresh pressed juce, home-made jam, home-made bread, cereal with a big variety of fresh fruits, pan cakes) was excellent. Even we have been the only guests at that time, they made everyting freshly every morning. The stuff is extremly friendly and helpful. As it was very hot we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This is definitely worth the slightly higher price than other hotels in the area. We stayed here for our first three nights in India, and it was lovely to relax and have the time to acclimatise in such beautiful surroundings. We were picked up from the airport, and so no worries with finding it, although it is so secluded that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We splashed out a little staying here as it was the last stop on our trip but we could have no complaints because we had a wonderful stay. The place has been beautifully designed you can see the Scandinavian influence in the architecture from the delightful Norwegian hostess. The whole place has a cool, designy feel about it. Also the... More 

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London
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

We loved our stay at the secret garden hotel. We were supposed to stay for two nights but as our son got chicken pox we had yo extend our stay to six nights. The staff were so helpful in recommending good restaurants and organised a car for a day trip to anthripally falls. We felt so lucky to be staying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This place is an absolute gem. We stayed there on our final night in Kerala before flying home and it was perfect. As other reviewers have said, it is hard to find (our poor tuk tuk driver had to stop and ask for directions about 10 times) but apart from that I could not find fault. Our room was gorgeous... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We liked staying here. First thing to note is that they hotel is a 10min walk from the centre of Fort Cochin and it took our taxi driver a while to find it down a maze of small streets. Once we arrived we were made very welcome. The staff were great, and our room was large, clean and comfortable. They... More 

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Address: Bishop Garden Lane 2, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
The Secret Garden Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala

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