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Sonnetta Residency

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   1/387 Princess Street, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Ranked #35 of 286 Kochi (Cochin) B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kochi (Cochin), India
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed three nights at this centrally located hotel in Fort Kochin. It is great location, short stroll to waterfront and lots of restaurants nearby. Room was small, but clean with free WIFI in rooms, hot shower and all the necessary commodities to the room. On a negative note the staff (especially the manager) was unfriendly, lazy and non-cooperative as... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and welcoming. Free fast Wi-Fi is available as well as PCs guests can use. The hotel is in an excellent central location. I do not hesitate to recommend this hotel.

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Medford, Oregon
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are a good value. We checked several guest houses in the area before Sonnetta’s. Unequivocally our first pick. The rooms are exceptional clean, and well appointed. Cabinets, shelves, table & chairs and plenty of wall hooks to hang cloths conveniently located on walls and doors. Although the rooms are on the small side. They come with ceiling fan,... More

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Jupiter, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Guest house was on a main historic street in Ft. Cochin, the room was very clean, owners and staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. Shampoos, towels, etc. were all provided, and I had laundry done at a very reasonable price. They arranged sight seeing, tours, etc. on request. I paid a little extra for an a/c room, definitely worth it in... More

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17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I am surprised to see any negative reviews for this place as I stayed here for a week with my wife and found the staff to be nothing but friendly and helpful. The rooms were reasonably priced and the bed was the most comfortable I have slept in during my whole stay in India. I would recommend this establishment whole... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We arrived in Kochi and looked this place up in our LP book. On arrival we were met by a lovely young lady who was very welcoming abd helpful. They showed us the available rooms and we chose the one upstairs at the back. Room is clean and comes with all toiletries etc. Nice bathroom, sat TV (important during the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I visited this place last week and had a nice one day stay... The place is very well located and is very close to sea, children's play park, a choupati type eating place and has a lot of heritage sites and restaurants around to walk to. Good breeze in the evenings and you can enjoy an evening walk on the... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Centrally located in Fort Kochi area there are only good words to say about this small place - awesome staff, spotless rooms and a very reasonable price. All the better restaurants-cafes are within a few minutes walking distance.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Sonnetta is a great place to stay. It's clean,comfortable,approachable and pocket friendly. Mr Xavier and the staff made us feel at home. Had a great experience, enjoyed every second over there. Will definitely come back and highly recommend it to others.

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I just spent 2 nights at Sonneta and I met the most lovely family in India. They not only helped me plan and organise the few days I had in Fort Kochi but also made me feel part of the family. I will definitely be back to visit when I next go to Kochi. If it's a family, cosy atmosphere... More

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Address: 1/387 Princess Street, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
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Hotel Class:3 star — Sonnetta Residency 3*
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This is a building built by the Portuguese in the 17th century. It is situated in the prime spot of Fort Cochin, just 2 minutes walkable distance to the beach and near to other surrounding tourist sights. We have 6 rooms. 5 among them are double rooms and the remaining one is a triple bedroom. All rooms are deluxe. ... more   less 
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