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Hotel Fort Castle

Rose Lane | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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denver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel may be a little difficult to find but it is at a great location, comfortable, and has very friendly staff. A good deal for the cost. From here you can walk to the fishing nets, churches, beach walk, and local cricket field (great on Sundays) or take a rickshaw ride to othru sites for 60 rubber during the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a really nice little hotel in a very good location. I just wanted to send my appreciation to Patrick, the hotel owner, who really went out of his way for us. My friend and I were in a sudden panic as we forgot to print off our boarding passes the night before our flight. The hotel computer was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights as part of a small group tour of South India. The general standard of accommodation provided on the tour was quite disappointing and in comparison, Hotel Fort Castle came as a pleasant surprise. It was by no means luxurious but was clean and comfortable, quiet at night, our air conditioning and the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

we stayed here for 4 nights in total , at the beginning and end of our G adventure trip. the location was excellent, the rooms quite clean, and what made the difference was the staff; especially akash. everyone did their best to make our stay comfortable, and indeed it was. (akash even took the time to show us how to... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Good hotel to stay, reasonable. Very friendly and helpful staff. Especially Akash from the reception. The place is close to the Chinese fishing net and cafes. Also St Francis and Santa Cruz is walking distance. Will definitely recommend.

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L'Escala, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Picked this hotel due to the location and the photographs also for Kochin the price seemed reasonable but certainly not cheap. The location was very good however the photographs were very misleading, the outside of the hotel has no pot plants and only dirty gravel not a nice painted pathway. On arrival only one of our rooms were ready, however... More 

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Toronto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Very basic, a clean room with Air Conditioning in a great location. I would hesitate to recommend this property to many of my clients, but for the thriftiest. The service at the hotel is sleepy and very young. They will go out of their way if 100 rupees tip is in it though. I would choose differently the next time... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I can not believe that someone has rated that place as excellent. I guess it all depends on people standards. I often stay at budget places, but this one was really horrible. Plus side is that the location is OK. And wifi for me worked even in the room. And the A/C was on of the most silent in India.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Looks much nicer online. The hotel is kept fairly clean but the building itself is not well maintained (there's cracks and dirt on the walls). The room is a good size and is furnished with modern looking furniture made of very nice wood. Yet I found the bed to be uncomfortable (hard mattress and not enough pillows). Also, the room... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

(1) intolerable amount of mosquito (2) no water heater (3) fungus of the wall of the room. Pls see the room before booking this hotel. Breakfast is very basic. Made mistake booking 3 days 2 night. wifi only at reception. Rooms have no wifi. Pls honestly don't come here

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