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The Secret Garden

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After travelling for a month in India I was delighted to arrive at The Secret Garden for a bit of peace and quiet (and a swim in the pool!). It is a beautiful property hidden in the backstreets of Fort Kochi. The room was perfect for us and had everything we needed, plus a daybed! The breakfast was delicious as... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

tucked away in a quiet residential maze of buildings, you would not expect to find this quiet gem. after the hustle and bustle of Mumbai this was the perfect antidote. there were only 3 other guest in the time i was there, 3 lads traveling together who left soon after i arrived so i had the place to myself. Sunesh... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful hideaway hotel. We stayed in the master suite - a beautiful room - well appointed with beautiful murals on the walls and a large balcony overlooking the pool The staff are wonderful - accommodating & nothing is too much trouble My only suggestion for improvement is some parasols over the sun loungers by the pool; otherwise, it can be... More 

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Chamonix, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

In the heart of Fort Cochin, colonial Secret Garden is an oasis of peace and beauty. Truly amazing staff, very good vibes all around. Highly recommended though not the best option for budget travellers.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

My husband, daughter and I stayed in the triple suite room for several days on our arrival to India for our first trip to the country. The place can be hard to find but is a true oasis inside, with a lovely pool and peaceful decor. The painted murals on the walls in some rooms are incredible. Breakfast each day... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Incredibly accommodating staff members. Very helpful and extremely friendly in a beautiful setting. Our plane was severely delayed so we didn't arrive until gone midnight and the taxi driver struggled to find the place. However upon arrival we were showed to our room which had a mosquito net over the bed- which because we were near water, was necessary. We... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Arrived at the secret garden after travelling all the way from the UK first impressions was such a peaceful place staff were on hand to offer me a drink and some breakfast while the room was cleaned ready for me. Sat out on the front balcony, and chatting to the owner Thora an amazing lady. I was shown to room... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay here. The single room was small, but the pool and the surrounding area was lovely to hang out in. The cold coffee was amazing!! And they give you free cycles! Highly recommended. And the staff is extremely friendly and helpful too.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic boutique hotel in the middle of the old town in very close proximity to the main restaurants. Immaculately clean and fantastic service from Daisy and the team (they were really helpful on restaurants and places to see / things to do). Lovely pool and great breakfast. Also brought us fresh juice from time to time as an added bonus!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

We had a room near the pool, with a view into a garden next door. The breakfast area was next to a treed courtyard, with delicious food (including self-mad waffles one morning), and we also had a mouth-watering Kerala fish curry there one evening. The staff were extremely helpful, especially when our flight was not until 11 pm on our... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An indulgent heritage guesthouse in Fort Cochin that offers finer accommodations than any home stay or hotel within a mid range budget; maybe better than what you can find even in the luxury bracket! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Secret Garden

Address: Bishop Garden Lane 2, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: $89 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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The Secret Garden Kochi (Cochin), India - Kerala
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