Lovers of opulence and elegance, art and history, luxury and style, small and boutique! Couples will enjoy the privacy and non-intrusive service that is offered at this boutique hotel in Fort Cochin.

What we love

  • Governors, Presidents and Ministers of countries reside here when they visit Cochin. Don’t be surprised to find gunmen around during your stay!
  • The elegantly decorated rooms with luxurious marble and mahogany bathrooms. The suite has a bathtub and its own secluded terrace offering complete privacy!
  • Play peek-a-boo with history through art treasures and antiques and get an authentic scent of the bygone era.

What to know

  • Thisl is a small opulent boutique hotel in the heart of Fort Cochin. Given that the place houses the likes of Presidents and Ministers, the ambience may be a little stiff and formal.
  • The pool is located right at the entrance of the house. Tough to sneak in that quiet private moment in the pool.
  • The location is fantastic to explore Fort Cochin. You can reach most of the sights and restaurants on foot.
 8 Bedrooms
 8 Bathrooms
 Sleeps Upto 14 people


  • Airconditioning
  • Television
  • In-room safe
  • Bath tub
  • Hot water
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary water
  • Room Service
  • Internet


  • Wifi
  • Local phone
  • Car rental facility
  • Credit card accepted


  • Living and lounge area
  • Dining Area
  • Lawns/ gardens
  • Beach/sea/water front


  • Television
  • Music Player/ speakers
  • Ipod docking station
  • Swimming Pool
  • Massage & spa


  • Wheelchair access
  • Child friendly
  • Parking
  • Suitable for events
  • Pets allowed


  • Towels/ toiletries
  • Laundry


  • Bar
  • Restaurant


  • Manager
  • Housekeeper
  • Chef/ cook
  • Security personnel


  • Fire extinguisher
  • Doctor on call
  • Power back up
Below rates are indicative. Send booking request for lowest rates Show rates in Indian Rupee
Room Type Currency 1 January to 30
April '19
1 May to 31
July '19
1 August to 30
September '19
1 October to 30
April '20
Luxury Room INR 18,800 11,025 14,600 19,800
Luxury Suite INR 22,600 12,700 16,800 23,800
Luxury Suite with Private Verandah INR 27,800 15,900 21,800 29,200

Rate Includes

  • Room tariffs on double occupancy basis
  • Complimentary breakfast for two people
  • A three course meal for two (lunch or dinner)
  • Traditional afternoon tea

Additional Details


  • GST of 28% will be applicable on the above mentioned rates

Extra bed:

  • No charges apply for children under 2 years of age.
  • Children between 2 to 10 years of age can be accommodated at INR 1150 plus taxes per night. This includes breakfast, a three course meal and afternoon tea.
  • Children between 11 to 18 years of age can be accommodated at INR 4050 plus taxes per night. This includes breakfast, a three course meal and afternoon tea.

Check-in & Check-out time: 1400 hours and 1200 hours

Awesome Things to do nearby


Chinese Fishing Nets

​Chinese fishing nets also called Cheena vala are fishing nets that are fixed land installations for an unusual form of fishing - shore operated lift nets. It was earlier thought thet nets might have been introduced by the chinese explorer Zheng He. Recent research however shows that these were introduced by Portuguese Casado settlers from Macau!


Dal Roti

Lunch & Dinner only. Meal for 2 - INR 300

Think delicious simple North Indian thaalis, parathas, kathi rolls, biryani, tikkas, pickles and lassi. The menu is exhaustive and the place extremely simple. If you’re looking for a sumptuous meal that won’t hurt your pocket, do visit Dal Roti! It won’t disappoint!

Address: 1/293 Lilly Street, Fort Cochin, Kerala; Phone: +91 484 2217655

Dal Roti, North Indian Restaurant at Fort Cochin
Dal Roti, North Indian Restaurant at Fort Cochin

David Hall

​Closed on Mondays

Timing: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

An ancient Dutch bungalow built in 1695, David Hall was the residence of Dutch commander, Hendrik Adriaan Van Reede Tot Drakestein. It was then the home of a famous Jewish businessmen, David Koder. It is now an art gallery and performing arts center.

The works of accomplished and recognized artists are exhibited. David Hall also encourages young, upcoming and struggling artists and displays their work.

There’s a charming cafe under the green canopies should you want a small bite or a cup of coffee. Try their fabulous hand made thin crust pizza and ice tea!

Address: 1/264 Princess Street, Fort Cochin, Kerala

Painting a scene of stlized domesticity at David Hall
Painting a scene of stlized domesticity at David Hall
The warm spaces of the cafe gallery
The warm spaces of the cafe gallery

Dutch Cemetery

Always closed. Opened on request.

The 282 year old Dutch Cemetery in Fort Cochin is considered to be an authentic record of hundreds of Europeans who arrived in India to expand their colonial empire. The 104 tombs in the cemetery are a record of prominent Europeans who changed the history of the land. Look closely from the gates of the cemetery and you’ll observe that none of the tombs carry a cross!

Tombs without crosses at the Dutch Cemetery, Fort Cochin
Tombs without crosses at the Dutch Cemetery, Fort Cochin

Jew Town & Jewish Synagogue

Many shops are closed on Sundays

One of the oldest Jewish settlements in the world dating back to 700 B.C. It is also believed that Jewish traders came to the shores of Cochin seeking spices and the town bustled with trade, festivals such as Hanukkah, Yom Kippur and Jewish New Year. Now, you’ll find fewer than 9 surviving members of the community, all over the age of 75. Most migrated to Israel in the 20th century.

Today you’ll see antique shops dot the narrow lanes leading up to the Jewish Synagogue, a flourishing spice market, brightly painted walls and interesting Hebrew inscriptions! Do visit the famous Jewish Synagogue (Closed on Fridays & Saturdays) anytime between 10:00 to 13:00 & 15:00 to 17:00 hours.

Colourful Jew Town, Fort Cochin
Colourful Jew Town, Fort Cochin
Jewish Synagogue in Jew Town
Jewish Synagogue in Jew Town

Kashi Art Cafe

​Open 7 days a week from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm

Burgher Street, Fort Cochin, Kerala

Rest your tired legs, read a book, engage in discussions with world travelers, sip your coffe or simply admire the art without anyone waiting for you to vacate the table. Kashi Art Cafe feels like an airy tropical garden that is a hip and relaxed meeting place with an interesting gallery showcasing the works of talented artists. If you want to know what’s happening in Fort Cochin, chances are you’ll see its poster on the board or walls of the cafe!

As far as the food goes, breakfast is served through the day. If you’re hungry try a variety of sandwiches, salads and soups for lunch, else snack on their freshly made cakes and pies with of course with a cup of coffee or tea!

Kashi Art Cafe at Fort Cochin
Kashi Art Cafe at Fort Cochin
Of art, conversations and cakes!
Of art, conversations and cakes!

Mattanchery or Dutch Palace

Closed on Fridays

Timing: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Dutch Palace was built by the Portuguese in 1555 A.D.and was given as a present to the Maharaja of Cochin as compensation for a temple that they had destroyed and also as a bribe to gain favours from the ruling dynasty. Later in 1663 A.D. when the Dutch won Cochin back, the palace was renovated and renamed the The Dutch Palace.

The center of attraction is not the structure of the Palace but the splendid murals on the walls that depict scenes from the Hindu epics, Hindu temple art, portraits and exhibits of the Rajas of Kochi.

Note: Flash photography is not allowed in the Palace.

Address: Palace Road, Ernakulum, Kerala

Ramayana mural inside the Mattancherry Palace
Ramayana mural inside the Mattancherry Palace
Another mural in the Dutch Palace
Another mural in the Dutch Palace

St. Francis Church

Timing: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Closed on Sundays​

St. Francis Church in Fort Cochin was originally built in 1503 is the oldest European Church in India. Portuguese explorer, Vasco Da Gama, died Cochin in 1524 while on his third visit to India. His body was originally buried in this church but after 14 years, his remains were moved to Lisbon.

St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin
St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin

Teapot Cafe

​Timing: 9:30 am to 8:00 pm

Open on all days of the week

Kettles hanging from the roof, collection of tea paraphernalia, eclectic tea pots and aromatic flavoured tea - Teapot is a charming cafe where one can spend a few hours without any trouble! Read a book, complete pending work, meet a friend, write postcards or just sip on your tea! It’s the sort of place that leaves you alone and lets you do your own thing. A favourite with the locals!

Ofcourse you must try the fabulous selection of tea, but you must also try the delicious desserts! If you’re hungry, order the prawn moilee, mustard fish, grilled sandwiches, Kerala fish curry, appam and stew.

Address: Peter Celli Street, Fort Cochin, Kerela

Phone: +91 484 2218035

Teapot Cafe at Fort Cochin
Teapot Cafe at Fort Cochin
Tea paraphernalia that adorn the walls
Tea paraphernalia that adorn the walls