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Sonnetta Residency

3.0 of 5 1/387 Princess Street, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We switched to this hotel due to our desire for a comfy and homey stay and we found the owner to be true to his sign:"This home is yours, feel free. Home away from your home". Free use of internet computers, complimentary breakfast, convenient location, cozy rooms, advise and help with anything and personal care make this a great choice.

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Bangalore, India
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had visited this homestay during august , had spent a week there for a business trip, the room was neat though i would recommend a refurnished, the hospitality was exceptional, the host was very kind and helpful. The breakfast which was complimentary was tasty, even the coffee served was good. There was good wifi connectivity as well. Overall i... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We have stayed in Fort Cochin six times over the years. We have enjoyed staying at a range of r hotels / guesthouses (the Fort House, Raintree Lodge and Saj Homestay) but for our money Sonnetta is the one to book. The location is unbeatable, the owner and staff are friendly, very charming and professional and speak good English. The... More

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Southampton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Split a very clean and comfortable family room with two others for a total of 1500 Rs including a continental breakfast and free wifi. The hosts were very kind and helpful for helping with arranging bussing and taxis as needed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I really enjoyed my days/nights at Sonnetta Residency. The staff was super friendly and helpful, for instance when my friend got sick they gave her something that made her feel better. I felt safe and well-taken cared of. First when I arrived to Fort Cochin I had booked a room for three nights. I stayed all together for six nights,... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

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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9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

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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19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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Address: 1/387 Princess Street, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sonnetta Residency 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Sonnetta Residency Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala

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