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1/298 Parade Road, | Fort Kochi, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Spencer Home
Ranked #124 of 299 Kochi (Cochin) B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Spencer home with 6 friends in October. From the initial greeting until our sad farewell we recieved very good service with comfortable accomodation. Even the non-ac rooms were very pleasant facing onto a small attractive garden with a shaded verandah area. The furnishings and original features of the house are well perserved and add to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stayed for a night at Spencer. We accidentally stumbled upon this place while looking for a home stay at Kochi. This is at 9 pm. We were warmly welcomed inside by a senior gentleman who left his meal midway to speak to us. They have AC and non AC options at very reasonable pricing as compared to other options... More 

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Hudson, Massachusetts
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30 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Lonely Planet recommended Spencer Homestay but I should have remained skeptical... It was described as a pristine homestay. It was anything but. Upon arrival, I was taken to my room which had no windows. Given the 98+ degree weather outside and extreme humidity in Cochin, the airless and blacked out room felt a bit stifling. The bathroom sink and toilet... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I really liked Spencer Home. The manager was very kind and humble, the prices reasonable and the decor very true to Fort Kochi, a very colonial atmosphere. The rooms are good and the patio looks amazing. There are quite a few mosquitoes at night so do use the net and prepare your insect repellent! One thing the place could improve... More 

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spencerhome-kochi, Owner at Spencer Home, responded to this review

Hi Chloe, Appreciate your sincere feedback. I am very pleased that we were able to meet your expectations and host you during your trip, it was our pleasure ! I take your feedback constructively and will work on improving our B'fast, thanks for the excellent suggestion. Mosquitoes are a menace at our locality we are working with local authorities and... More 

Penarth, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The Spencer Home has a lovely airy entrance lobby with wifi connection and a computer to use. The rooms surround a small grassy area with wide, shady verandas. The rooms are spotless, no dirty marks on the wall, with clean (although somewhat stained) sheets and towels.Very comfortable beds but no television. The people running it are very pleasant and speak... More 

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spencerhome-kochi, Owner at Spencer Home, responded to this review

Hi Meriyn, thanks for the excellent feedback. Free Wifi is something we have newly setup, its a pleasure knowing that our guests are finding it useful. We do hope to see you again and next time we will aim to get a 5 STAR. More 

Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Stayed 3 nights here. Rooms were good size and clean. Hot water which is nice. But don't expect breakfast before 9am and only toast and tea/coffee is included. You have to wait a loooong time for it! Overpriced. I would suggest you stay elsewhere.

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Moscow
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Rooms are nicely decorated but the attached shower/wc room quite uncomfortable. No place to put any shampoo or shower gel and I don't say about tooth-brushes and other small items (women need them sometimes). Any room without a/c is good for winter time but in the evenings staying at the patio and in the room requires mosquito-protection; the burning spirals... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We liked our stay at Spencers very much. The staff is friendly and helpful. The spacious rooms in an old charming building which, has been accurately renovated, are clean and comfortable. Enjoy your Breakfast on your garden terrace! WiFi is free (and working!). And this place is oh-so-quite that you can get a really good sleep here :-) Only in... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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83 reviews 83 reviews
35 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for an easy-going,nice and clean base in Fort Kochi to explore the city, this is a good place for you. Rooms are clean, neat and spacious, and the building is a heritage colonial-era villa. Value for money is also good. Recommended!

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This was a gentle introduction to Kerala after our tiring flight from London with a long stop over overnight in Bahrain. We were greeted by very laid back, smiling young women in lovely saris who spoke hardly any English (we knew no Malayalam) who made us feel at home. We had a lovely room opening on to the pretty courtyard... More 

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Address: 1/298 Parade Road, | Fort Kochi, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Spencer Home Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala

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