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Reviewed 4 February 2016

I chose this homestay 2 years ago as a place I wished to stay and finally made it in January.the situation is lovely with views across the river.We had booked the bungalow but were offered the houseboat for the first night and decided to keep...More

1  Thank keith p
Response from Benny X, Owner at Bens HomestayResponded 7 March 2016

Thanks for your lovely elaborate review Kieth. Evening talking at the upper deck of the floating was really wonderful. We learn a lot of cultures from your side.Special thanks for your wife's painting class for my little Angel Carol. Warm Regards Ben n fly.

Reviewed 27 January 2016

Benny, Staff and family and really making this place an awesome experience. Be it home cooked sea food by Benny's wife Anju, boat rides by Riju, total hospitality and homely experience. If you planning for a vacation where you just want to relax and have...More

1  Thank longdrivz
Response from Benny X, Owner at Bens HomestayResponded 7 March 2016

Thanks for your wonderful review. We extremely enjoyed your stay over here. What you said is correct I can show you only the real village life not the Urban one. We are only 15mints drive from Cochin city and 30 minutes from COCHIN AIR PORT....More

Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I went to Cochin for a course in Aster Med City in November.I had never stayed in a home stay before.So decided to stay at bens homestay.I reached early morning in kochin railway station and Mr Beny had arranged my transportation.Like many people have already...More

Thank Rakesh M
Response from Benny X, Owner at Bens HomestayResponded 7 March 2016

Thanks for your excellent review Dr.Rakesh. After your good experiences here , I hope you will prefer homestays for your next holidays. Warm Regards Ben n fly.

Reviewed 20 January 2016

Ben's Homestay was a wonderful place. It is located on the waterways of Kochi. The people are also very kind, attending to your every need. And the family with three children is a fun ,jubilant and very hard working. For everybody (especially a family), this...More

Thank DarkPower18
Response from Benny X, Owner at Bens HomestayResponded 7 March 2016

Thanks Ian for your nice review. Special thanks for teaching us about new techniques in flying disc. Wishing you all the best for your carrier and we hope you will come soon. Warm Regards Chris,Cyrus n Carol.

Reviewed 12 January 2016

Been here thrice. I must say I really love this place and will be back here soon. And no words about food. If you love sea food, I am sure you will be back here again to taste that. Thanks to Benny Chettan and wishing...More

Thank vivekpoduval
Response from Benny X, Owner at Bens HomestayResponded 7 March 2016

Thanks for your excellent review Vivek. It's nice to know that our food brings you back each time 😃 Warm Regards Ben n fly.

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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US$47 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$47 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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"Houseboat is a must!"
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"There are cottages and also opportunity to sleep on a houseboat."
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"The cottage feels secluded from the rest of the property"
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"The cabin is secluded and on the water."
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