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38 / 733, Gandhi Nagar | Opp. Kadavanthra Market, Kochi (Cochin) 682020, India
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Ranked #181 of 286 Kochi (Cochin) B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013
Lalluz Seveso, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Seveso, Italy
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Nice place with large rooms and big bathrooms, not so clean (we sleep in our sleeping bag) The house, sorrounded by a garden and the farm, is big and isolated and this makes the Jose Farm a good place in which find peace and silence Unfortunately the homeowner is quite anxious and he keeps appearing everywhere with questions and requests.... More

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jose1948, Owner at Jose Farms, responded to this review

Hello, I was a bit taken aback when I received your review, since our records show no arrivals from Italy either as single or as a group in January 2013, as stated by you; so much so that I reported to TripAdvisor, a problem with your review. However, when I checked the arrival register, passport & visa details for 2012,... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Hi , I have stayed more than 3 times at this home stay,Clean rooms with essential amenities.Mr Mathew the owner is a very co operative a warm person.Very near to key places of cochin. Feels like home to be here...:).Value for money does not overcharge. Rgds, Vinod V Mumbai

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jose1948, Owner at Jose Farms, responded to this review

Hello Vinod, Thanks for your nice review. Sorry for the delay in responding. Hope you shall visit us again, when you come to Cochin. Sincerely, Joseph. More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

I have stayed in this home stay more than two occasion. The rooms are modestly furnished and clean with blissfully cold AC. The owner is very co-operative and an understanding person. The food is limited to free breakfast only though not at all a problem, as there are many food joints nearby. The place is comfortable located near South Railway... More

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jose1948, Owner at Jose Farms, responded to this review

Hello VNVGP, Thanks for your patronage and nice review, regarding our attitude towards all classes of customers. Hope you shall visit us again. God bless You! With Sincere Regards, Joseph. More

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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

Travelling India as a couple and booked Jose Farms from an internet review. This was our first stop in Kerala and from the start it was very easy- 5 minutes walk from the station and greated with a big smile. Room was basic but 2 comfortable beds and en suite bathroom. We were given some excellent guide books and Jose... More

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jose1948, Owner at Jose Farms, responded to this review

Hello Vanessa, Thanks for your nice review and I am very glad to know that you had enjoyed your stay here. Since I am a poor cook, my wife Elsie deserves the compliment for breakfast. Mosquitoes are a seasonal phenomena here. So when you visit us next time, we shall provide you with additional mosquito nets. Welcome back again! May... More

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43 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

Room : The room is very basic but very very clean. The bathroom especially is immaculate Location : Very strategic...200m from the ernakulam south railway station and just 5-10 mins drive from the shopping areas. Also plenty of autos right in front of the house for you to get around. Food : Breakfast was delicious and plentiful!!! I asked uncle... More

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Thank You very much! I am happy to note that you have found your stay here quite enjoyable and the food very nice. Hope you shall visit us again. God bless You! Sincerely, Joseph More

Iznalloz, Spain
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2011

Convenient location only 200 meters from train station. Homestay is peacefully and quietly surrounded by tropical fruit trees. Also the Kerala home-.cooked food was veey good.

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Thank You Very Much! God bless You! Take care! More

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Address: 38 / 733, Gandhi Nagar | Opp. Kadavanthra Market, Kochi (Cochin) 682020, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
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"ATHIDHI DEVO BHAV!"We see the face of God in all our guests." As Mahatma Gandhi puts it; "The true characteristics of Godliness are truth, compassion, self-giving love, forgiveness and empathy." We treat our guests with equanimity, irrespective of their race, nationality, religion, or social standing and expect our guests to reciprocate in the same manner.Our Farm stay offers peace, privacy and relaxation to our guests. Though situated amidst a bustling city, we strive to preserve and maintain a natural environment studded with coconut palms, banana plants and fruit trees and our farm is frequented by a wide variety birds and small animals. FACILITIES:Accommodation is provided in Deluxe air conditioned single/double/ triple/four/five beds rooms. Extra beds are provided on request. There is also a spacious dining hall adjacent to the farm stay for taking food, prepared at home and brought from outside. All rooms are mosquito proofed and are constructed in such a way to provide cross-flow air circulation.All rooms have attached bathrooms with closets, showers, hot/cold water, dressing mirrors and wardrobes. The rooms are well equipped with single/double cots, writing tables and chairs and cable TVs. Toilet articles like soaps, towels and tissue paper are provided on request. Extra Bed sheets/blankets are also provided on request. Common internet/ WiFi facility is available in the office that is adjacent to the farm stay. Free city maps and sightseeing assistance are available. Taxis/ Auto-rickshaws/ Other Vehicles/ Boating trips etc; can be arranged on request.IMPORTANT:Valid passport & visa/ ID proofs are required to comply with statutory norms. Advance booking is advisable, since the number of rooms are limited. We discourage public smoking & drinking of alcohol in our farm stay.DUE TO LIMITED STAFF, ROOM SERVICE IS NOT AVAILABLE AND THE GUESTS ARE REQUESTED TO CO-OPERATE WITH US IN MAINTAINING THE CLEANLINESS OF ROOMS & SURROUNDINGS. ... more   less 
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