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1/1613 B, Thamaraparambu Road | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Costa Gama Homestay
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Ranked #75 of 306 Kochi (Cochin) B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed at Costa Gama for week over the holiday season. We arrived at approx 2am on December 26th after a long (12.5hr) train ride from Goa. Benson's staff greeted us and showed us our room. Throughout our stay Benson helped us book Taxi's as well as a night on a houseboat. His location is great, a... More 

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

in November 2014 I stayed in Costa Gama Home Stay and it is a great place to be. My room was clean, spacy and quiet. The home stay is only 10 min. walking distance from Kochi's main tourist attractions and also very close to palace road, where one can experience day in and out life in India. Benson, the owner,... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in November. Airport pick up was really handy and there was someone to great us when we arrived. Rooms are across the road from the office but the family live downstairs. Rooms are large and bathroom is basic but clean clean with hot water. It is a budget hotel however so don't expect 5*. Water... More 

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Warsaw, Warszawa, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I stayed in Costa Gama twice for many days, and I can sincerely say, that I was so lucky to find this place. The owner and his family are just extremely kind and lovely people, and moreover they are extraordinary helpful. Bensons seems to know everybody here, and he was very generous in sharing all the information about Kochi. Place... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We arrived late into Cochin and Benson had arranged to have us picked up from the airport at a cost of 1200 rupees. I'm not sure if that is a good rate or not but given the distance from the airport to the guesthouse ( over 1 hr) We thought the price was great and we loved having it all... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I Stayed In Costa Gama For 3 Nights. I Was Made Very Welcome By Benson The Owner And The Rest Of The Staff. For The Price I Paid This Was A Great Place To Stay In Fort Cochin. I Would Stature Again. Recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The room was basic but comfortable and Fort Cochin is nice, but what really made our trip was the service. The owner is really nice and they were very helpful in arranging taxis and giving other local info. There is wifi in the rooms (although they switch it off quite early - to save electricity i guess? ) He also... More 

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Tiruchirappalli, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Hi, I reached Benson's Home stay at early morning, I didn't expect a warm welcome at early morning but they did. I stayed there for 4 days, it really makes me feels like my own home. clean rooms, friendly staffs and good service. I came to see a sentence "Gods own country" everywhere in the road side near the home... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Stayed at Benson's homestay twice over a few weeks while passing through For Cochin. I'd definitely recommend this as a base for exploring what is quite a nice town. The location is just a bit away from the main hustle and is quite a nice place to come home to at the end of the day. Rooms were spotless and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Old Vasco da Gama, squashbuckling navigator was over here 1498 in the mad land grab that Europe was pursuiing straight after the discovery of the New World. Costa Gama Homestay takes its name from this figure and names of explorers from the era, names of ships, names of their wives all feature popularly. This is a part of India where... More 

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Address: 1/1613 B, Thamaraparambu Road | Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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Costa Gama Homestay Hotel Kochi (Cochin)
Costa Gama Homestay Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala

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