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Bastian HomeStay

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House No. 1/1276 E | Chirattapalam KB Jacob Road, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to be, feels like my second home. Amazing ambience. Loving family, really helpful. Rooms are fabulous and pretty clean with 24*7 running hot water. Fastest wifi I've ever used ! My wife had a great time playing with Gigitta. The food served by Gini was delicious and mouth watering. I strongly recommend this fabulous home stay to everyone.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hosts Gini and George are very friendly and helpful. Their advice is spot on and the tours are well worth doing and good value. Gini arranged a very ealy morning pick up from the airport without a hitch and no question to either Gini or George is too much trouble. Room is clean, nice bathroom and most importantly a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gini and her family are very friendly hosts, the rooms were clean and comfortable, far nicer than expected for the price range. We visited in the hottest time of the year and found the room with just a fan was a little warm after 2 nights so upgraded to the AC one for our last night and it was perfect.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you will feel like staying at home, the owner is very help and friendly,and the breakfast is very yummy. the host have a lovely daughter,you can play with her haha~it locates at the center of kochi,quite convenient for me.anyway,we stayed there for 3 nights,and feel really comfortable and releasable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I had a couple of days at the end of a group tour; and knew I wanted to experience life with locals in a homestay. I spent time researching properties and zeroed in on this one. Gini always quickly replied to my inquiries; I knew this was the place to stay. Upon arrival my room was ready - I'd reserved... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I think "home away from home" is the excact words to say about this wonderfull place. Jini and the family did all they can to make us feel home.we celebrate my daughter birthday with them-they did all ... (cake,candels,baloons,songs...).other then that the rooms are big,good A/C,great breakfast,5 min walking to the chinese fhishing nets and the heart of fort cochin.only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Definitely recommend staying at Bastian Homestay while you’re in Fort Kochi. The location is great—it’s a short walk from all the tourist sites, but the neighborhood, a quiet, quaint warren of residential alleyways, is not touristy at all. We loved being a bit removed from the Fort Kochi “scene”. Our non-A/C double room was clean and comfortable—we especially loved the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

VEry nice homestay and people are very helpful and nice! THey support you in everything and in organising the trips to KErala. Breakfast from KErala is excellent and abundant, breakfast continental I did not try but looked good! Room was ok, just few small animals in the room but in India this is normal!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

Stay 14/3/15 - 26/3/15 We searched for weeks and did our homework on the hundreds of Homestays in Kerala. With the help of people's opinions on trip advisor we finally decided Bastian HomeStay was the one and we were not disappointed at all from the very first email. We decided to have a base in Fort Cochin as there is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Me and 3 friends stayed here for 2 nights. The rooms were really clean and nice, the bathroom is also good! I must say Gini and her family were so helpful and nice, they helped us book a trip to see the bathing of elephants which was great and they also helped us book the backwaters in allepey. They were... More 

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