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Hotel Arches

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rose Street | next to St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Ranked #14 of 163 hotels in Kochi (Cochin)
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a wonderful stay at the hotel. They helped organise a backwater trip for us which was great and overall provided excellent service with a smile. We highly recommend this hotel except for those who can't climb stairs.

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London
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24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I couldn't decide whether to give the Arches 3 or 4 stars but I settled on 4 because I do think it is good for the price we paid - we booked last minute and paid around 3000rupees. I understand it may normally be double this, in which case we would have been disappointed. There are lots of positives. The... More

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Paris
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166 reviews 166 reviews
46 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the heart of Fort Kochi, this is a superbly clean and friendly hotel. Very comfortable rooms with wifi. Friendly staff. Excellent food. My room was at the back, overlooking quiet greenery. Loved it.

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London
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69 reviews 69 reviews
38 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Arches was a great choice, the hotel is nice and in a good location. However what made our stay was how reliable and personable the staff were. Prior to arrival they helped me with some arrangements which made my life much easier. We had organised a couple of transfers with them as well, and having failed to re-confirm the... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice room,fantastic food, friendly staffs & surely value for money. Highly recommended for families, it's bit trick to find out this hotel. I really love there ambience, food, service and location. Roof top ambience is ok

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

We stayed in room 206 at the rear of the hotel on the second floor for 2 nights at the beginning of a 10 day trip in Kerala in March 2014 - the hotel is set in former governor's house and therefore has some history We were welcomed from the start with an easy transition from reception to the room... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet little gem in the middle of Fort Kochi, convenient to all the places we wanted to see. Our room, although quite cosy, was very good, clean and an excellent bathroom, perfectly adequate for our needs. The rooftop terrace restaurant was a delight for bird-watching. We only ate breakfast and a great lemon cake; lack of alcohol not a problem... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel provides me a good quality budget stay that ensures a clean hotel with light airy rooms with modern facilities and brought along by the friendliest and helpful staff. Hot water that works and regular change of crisp and clean sheets was just perfect and all that I could wish for a good stay experience. I stayed there for... More

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Toronto, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day we arrived we were greeted with very friendly and hospitable service. The front staff gave us flower garlands and as we checked in. The staff new were were on a very short stay in Fort Kochin so they gave us a map of the area and the usual attractions and closing times. As we settled into our room,... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 1 night in the suite and were very pleasantly surprised. The hotel is clean, well maintained and has character. The air conditioning worked well. The suite is lovely and guarantees a front facing room with balcony. It was a very pleasant stay and excellent value.

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Also Known As:
Arches Hotel Kochi
Hotel Arches Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala
Address: Rose Street | next to St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#24 Business Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#24 Romantic Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Arches 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Built at the heart of enchanting historic Fort Cochin across from the famous St.Francis Church, Arches distills and blends the essence of our European heritage and cosmopolitan temperament. The hotel’s beautifully detailed colonial architecture welcomes you into a cool respite of tile floors and wooden ceilings. Come enjoy the warmth of our traditional furnishings, handcrafted by local master cabinetmakers. Each room has a well-appointed modern bath and air conditioning for your comfort. Stay in touch at our modern business center with internet access. Open Room- our roof top restaurant has quite a panoramic view and serves a fine cuisine, a fusion of east and west. Take in the charming tree top vista of the settlement’s roofs and spires under traditional tiled entertainment space. Be assured that hotel staff and management will do their utmost to make your stay both pleasant and convenient during your visit in our community ... more   less 
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