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Kannur, India
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is centrally located, right on MG road and close to the railway station. Rooms were clean and maintained fairly well and the service was good. Major highlight of this hotel is its restaurant which is hugely popular among the locals and serves delicious and authentic Syrian Christian cuisine. Prices are slightly on the higher side. Overall, a good...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our norm is to fix a night in advance at any new destination and take a day to get the "lay of the land" so to speak before lining up the rest of our stay. We made the Grand Hotel choice over the internet because it was central appeared to be moderately priced and showed good amenities. The hotel is...

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Mumbai
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to restaurant last week. Its in main area of Ernakulam city M.G Road. It has delicious sea food varieties. Amazing! loved it. Had Fry fish, Fish curry rice, & local attraction masala Pollichathu.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tired, moldy, and what have you. Strong smell of smoking in the hallways, although public smoking is banned. The toilet says it all. What a shame as the place could have been so much more with the Art Deco fixtures and charm. The staff is not rude but not nice, either.

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grandhotelCochin, General Manager at Grand Hotel Cochin, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. I deeply regret to know that your experience with Grand Hotel was a bad one. Please accept our sincere apologies. We have acted upon the feedback you have shared with us immediately as this is not a subject that we take lightly. As I investigated...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was on my business travel to Cochin where in I ordered by dinner in room service & ordered chicken biryani To my surprise it tasted to me one of the best chicken biryani I ever had in my life across Indian hotels Amazing taste with a good quantity Awesome food with lovely stay quality

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is old and a bit tired. My room was musty and a had a very noisy air duct outside the window, which also affected several of my group in nearby rooms. The staff were efficient but not especially welcoming. The restaurant had very good food for lunch and dinner but the breakfast was pretty modest.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good, but this is an upscale restaurant, hence the prices are too high. Ambience is great and service was good. I am sure there are other places in Kochi offering the same quality of food at lesser prices.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very Small room,TV Not Working,Uncomfortable Bed - very Small. Location is good.Very uncourteous staff , I stayed for two days and leaving doorman , not even a single staff wished me.Staff doesn't know Thanking Their guests or smiling.I requested the staff for a king size bed but staff denied very bluntly that this is what I booked. I missed my...

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grandhotelCochin, General Manager at Grand Hotel Cochin, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for expressing your displeasure on the poor facilities and service received. We deeply regret the fact that you were not happy with the facilities on a number of instances and sincerely apologize for the same. Also we regret that we couldn’t recreate the same par excellence experience that we delivered on...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The highlight of the lunch was the much ballyhooed "karimeen pilichathu". But the banana leaf and the gravy reeked of chemicals!. The rice plate had just 3 small side dishes. Not worth the price. This used to be a great place.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed October 31, 2016

The grand is an old establishment in the heart of Kochi that provides good food and service at reasonable prices. Out of the many visits to the hotel the food has always been delicious and the ambience very relaxing.

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Cochin

Address: M.G. Road, Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin) 682011, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin) > Ernakulam
Price Range: $45 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel Cochin 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Kochi
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#7 Business Hotel in Ernakulam
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