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“Near Fishing grounds , maintained Pool..Price-Value equation is right” 4 of 5 bubbles
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The Killians Boutique Hotel
Ranked #67 of 200 Hotels in Kochi (Cochin)
Bengaluru, India
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Near Fishing grounds , maintained Pool..Price-Value equation is right”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2012

It ws our abode after a long and relishing 28 hr train journey through the southern India.We had booked a Kerala Trip in advance from internet & had included most 4* resorts .Our Agent , Antilog Vacations , managed a good 7 day tour under decent prices & sent a cab/driver to pick up at ernakulam station .Killian’s ws our choice fr kochi after reading good reviews about the place.This boutique resort serves one of the best room facilities, amazing dishes, and a host of facilities.

The rooms in this resort were astoundingly clean and well maintained and also had many modern facilities like a lcd tv, a minibar, a good a/c etc.

The staff, especially their cooking staff was really worth appreciating as they often went out of their way to serve me better. The fish curry that their chefs made was one of the best I have ever tatsed. Their breakfast is decent and there are a lot of eateries in the surrounding places that one won’t ever feel hungry due to lack of choice

The swimming pool at this resort is really a treat as the weather here is very hot at times. The pool was also very well maintained and clean. Special notice has been paid to cleanliness in this resort and that really catches the fancy of almost everyone.!

The location of this resort is also very good as it is located near the fishing locations of cochin. Also many major tourist attractions are located close to this resort. Some other facilities at this resort include 24 hour room service, executive floor, coffee shop, family room, bicycle facility, bar, pub, restaurant, laundry, smoking area, swimming pool, garden, massage and spa facilities, water sports, wireless internet access, wired net access etc.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Manav S
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2012

My wife and I stayed at The Killians for two nights during October 2012, The staff were amazing, they couldn't do enough for you, the rooms although basic have everything you need for a good night sleep. Food in the Restaurant is very good as is the service. If you are staying in Fort Kochi then I cannot recommend the hotel more highly. The hotel does have a swimming pool but as not many customers use it it feels exposed maybe children would get more use from it.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2012

After a long train trip to Kochi, The Killians Hotel was a fantastic find. The staff and service was great, rooms were very clean and beds comfortable. The restaurant food was also very good, which led me to venture into a different fish curry each night. The staff went out of their way to make the stay pleasant and were helpful with all our queries. I would definitely go back to The Killians next time I'm in Fort Kochi.

Stayed September 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Angeline B
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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2012

This hotel is very very clean. It is everything I expect from a hotel and the first time I got it India.
The staff are lovely and friendly and very very helpful. The pool was such relief from the heat and because it was out of season we had it to ourselves, unfortunatly jacuzzi didnt work which would have been a lovely bonus.
The room and shower were amazing and although the view is not great, it is smack bang amongst everything so its very easy.
The breakfast was average and we didnt eat dinner there but to be fair in this country there will always be one thing not quite up to our standard and you have to allow for that and your so close to other food places its not like you are going to go hungry.
They let us use their computor to check in the airport and sorted out a cab for our horrible 1am flight home.
Lovely experience.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Doggywoggy
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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2012

The hotel is very close to the Chinese Fishing Nets at Fort Cochin and is very convenient as all the touristic features are very close to the hotel. Shopping area is at walking distance so I fully recommend for your stay at Fort Cochin.
Service is very kind and rooms are wide in space.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Eronga
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Cologne, Germany
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2012

When traveling through India, we stayed for a couple nights in The Killians. With its super friendly stuff and enormous cleanliness it was a pleasure to start off from here. After strolling through Ernakulam or Fort Cochin it was so relaxing to just jump into the pool. Overall a very nice hotel. Moreover it was the only restaurant in which we could enjoy an ice cold Kingfisher Beer ;).

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank derMcS
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Port Vila
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2012

We spent 2 nights at Killians in the beginning of just (just before the monsoon season) and found the rooms clean and spacious. The staff were friendly and helpful even though it was the low season and some of the staff were away on annual holidays .The breakfast was just average (nothing spectacular). The hotel is handy to some of the sites especially the Chinese nets, St Francis Church which was only a few minutes stroll from the hotel.

The restaurant next door was good value. We tried Malabar House and Bruntons Boatyard (which is opposite the hotel) restaurants which we found good value and the food was excellent.

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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Property: The Killians Boutique Hotel
Address: River Road | Post Box 22, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Location: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#21 Family Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#22 Romantic Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#26 Spa Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Killians Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Killians Boutique Hotel can be termed as a perfect synonym for "LUXURY." It is a classified 4 Star Hotel. Every room and the available posh amenities are sure to impress your senses to the maximum. You can cozy up in the warmth of your room knowing that Kochi excitement is just a walk away from your door... ... more   less 
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