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Bolgatty Palace

Mulavukad | Mulavukadu, Kochi (Cochin) 682504, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ernakulam, India
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Good ambiance with outlook to gardens and swimming pool. Overpriced beer and food with typical "casual" (and the use of that particular word is very generous!) government employee service--either freshers who don't know what they're doing and take forever doing what they do know, or older ones who don't care. Too bad.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

One should visit the hotel before selecting any other hotel in Cochin ! Because the scenic beauty this hotel enjoys is not artificial ! Being in the Middle of the Island near to city is like heaven ! I would really suggest to go to every corner of the hotel and then Select the room (once you made up your... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We visited this place in January 2014. The first KTDC property we visited and we really liked it. This is really nice property... nice and quiet place. Rooms are spacious & clean. well maintained. Swimming pool is nice. Food was good. Service is ok. You can visit this place once.

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United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Pros A beautiful, really beautiful property. Outstanding rooms with good marina view, neat clean, well maintained, cannot fault it Cons Run in a very typical government way, forms to fill, all without a smile Bad, really bad food with awful service No one knows what the other person is doing. If you work for a government office or have had... More 

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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The time we planned this trip, i was expecting some city life in Cochin, as rest i knew would be the hill station and beach properties, but to my surprise this was a property very secluded from everything. huge property, was suppose to be a palace but not a very palace palace kind of property , nycly made up hotel,... More 

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Thane, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We walked with expectations of good service and property, but to our astonishment had issue with Air-conditioning not working, hot water supply. The response from maintenance and reception was very poor. The property is really good. Kids enjoyed the stay as we had good time at swimming pool and boat ride.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The hotel is housed in a sprawling property and the location is excellent.But in "God's Own Country", devils seem to have been at work to steal this magnificent property of its charm and elegance.The property is not well maintained and the water front adjacent to the cottages was very unclean. Room service and support staff were scarce. However, to my... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I had a good stay at this place, it is just behind the backwaters and palatial. You need to choose the hotel room wisely though, we had booked a cottage by the water which to my surprise really didn't look as exciting as it sounded. So, we decided to change the rooms to normal deluxe rooms. The mornings are nice... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Beautiful location but what a nightmare of a place. I suspect this is run and owned by the state as the gorgeous location and very historic buildings are put to very poor use. I requested a cottage by the water and it turned out to be dirty unkept and had mold. The view is terrible ....some oil refineries but this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Kerala doesn't have many heavy duty resources of commercial significance outside its well-educated population so it comes as no surprise that tourism should be an attractive card to play in this part of India where human impact would still seem to be 'manageable'. Kerala Tourism knows the would-be perils of leaving heritage and patrimony in the hands of the private... More 

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Address: Mulavukad | Mulavukadu, Kochi (Cochin) 682504, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
Bolgatty Palace Hotel Kochi (Cochin)
Bolgatty Palace Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala
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#26 Spa Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)

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