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Fort INN Homestay

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Near Aspinwall Company, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Fort INN Homestay
Ranked #81 of 288 Kochi (Cochin) B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are a lot of BnB/ Homestays in Fort Kochi but why I liked Fort Inn was because of its old dutch feel and the wooden work. The place has a character to it. As mentioned in other reviews too the lady Leena is very nice. She went out of her ways to help me since I was travelling alone.... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I had a good time staying in fort inn , the hosts are really helpful and makes you feel at home . Leena and robin and their son were really charming. Good option to stay in fort kochi . Rooms are really spacious and good decor. Try opting for the balcony rooms.

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Leena is splendid! She exemplifies all that is beautiful about the people of Kerela. This very modest Inn has sizable bedrooms with much needed air conditioning as it was extremely hot and humid when we visited Fort Kochi. At times the wifi was fast and at other times fitful. The beds are comfortable and the place is clean but the... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I went to this guest house in Kochi and I loved it there. Lina is the woman running it and her and her lovely family take care of you as if you were part of the family. Clean rooms, quiet and nice colonial building. Lina is also a great cook so if you have the chance ask her to prepare... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Big and comfortable room though needed some repair. Wonderful bed. A very slow (and mostly impossible) internet connection. A bit overpriced. The most important, the hospitality of Leena who provided us with all the needed information and tried her best to make us feel satisfied.

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Robin Hood's Bay
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I'm sorry it's taken us so long to write a review as we stayed here nearly a year ago now. It was perfect, Linda is so welcoming and made us feel like part of the family. She was always there to answer questions and book anything we needed. Even when we were stuck for a bed one night (she was... More

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I felt very welcome in the homestay. The hostess was very friendly and very helpfull. The price for the room, was a good value. Also the location was good! Only 5 minute walking from the centre. The nextime I stay again in this homestay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

A local merchant suggested we stay at the Fort Inn. After looking at the room with a balcony and a view of the ocean over the wall and through the buildings we decided to stay. The hospitality was excellent. Leena is an excellent cook!!!!!! Also, Leena helped us with all of our needs including organising a seamstress, shoe repair, washing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Everything about this hotel was excellent. It was right on the price. The location is convenient and quiet. Close to the ferry and the fishing nets, and not a long walk (5 min.) to the main tourist drag, without the hassle of touts outside your door. The room was extremely comfortable, with the best bed we have slept on in... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We stayed in Fort Inn seven nights. It is a nice place to stay. Close to the Ernakulam ferry station and not far from other Kochi attractions like Chinese Fishing Nets. Leena, the manager, is a very kind and pleasant lady. Ask her to prepare you a dinner and you'll have a different view about the Kerala style food. She... More

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Address: Near Aspinwall Company, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Fort INN Homestay Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala

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The Fort INN with all the laid-back splendor of a colonial villa has been transformed by a design conscious restoration. Located in the crossroads of history & conceived as a Heritage Tourist INN. Built in 1855 in Dutch Architectural style & recently restored with modern amenities and carefully decorated with country antiques & by retaining the original heritage structure. Relax in cozy elegance at the historic, 4 - room Fort Inn Homestay, Bed & Breakfast located in the heart of Cochin town is a unique combination of yesterday's charm and today's conveniences. Within walking distance of the city's best restaurants and most popular tourist attractions. ... more   less 
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