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    Vivanta by Taj - Malabar

    | Willingdon Island, Kochi (Cochin) 682009, India
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    Reviewed 12 May 2016

    Conveniently located at wellington Island , which is not residential area but Cochin port area (Good security) , Easy access for taxis and local ferries. Value for Money, Had excellent hotel to stay. Ambiance, Staff well trained. Highly recommended.More

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    Response from Prakash N, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 17 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj- Malabar, Cochin! At the onset I would like to thank you for being a valued patron and delighted to know that you loved the property. It is the feedback from our esteemed and valued guests which gives us...More

    Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

    This is not the first time I am staying in this Hotel. Again and again I am falling love with this property. The staffs are excellent and everything real professional. They always treat us like King and always ready to serve us. Will continue to...More

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    Response from Prakash N, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 17 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! We are delighted to receive the review of your wonderful stay with us. It is indeed a team effort with an unwavering goal towards guest satisfaction, which constantly motivates us to be on our toes. I am...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

    One of the India's best harbour view hotel's. Taj Malabar is one of a kind hotel away from the hustle bustle of the city. The way to the hotel is through old Cochin harbour terminus. The terminus is a treasure trove for people who love...More

    Thank Amarnani
    Response from Prakash N, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 12 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! I am so pleased to hear that you cherish your experience with us and appreciate the caring and personalized service offered to you by my team of dedicated staff. Your kind words of appreciation are a generous...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016

    We were extremely happy with the staff at this hotel - from the reception to the food & beverage team, everyone made us feel welcome at the property. The restaurant staff members went out of their way to cater to our special needs and dietary...More

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    Response from Prakash N, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 12 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! We are delighted to know that you had a great experience at the hotel and an enjoyable stay. We are glad to note that the overall quality of services and facilities at our hotel measured up to...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016

    have stayed in Taj Malabar Cochin for atleast 5-6 times in the past and the hotel and the staff are always overwhelming, excellent services - bar/pool/jiva spa. i particularly liked the white snapper cooked in 3 different ways by the chef at the rice boat...More

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    Response from Prakash N, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 12 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! At the outset, it is our pleasure to know that you had an enjoyable stay at Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin and we really appreciate the time and effort taken to reach out to us. It is a...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$145 - US$488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Business Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
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    Response from Jayachandran U | Reviewed this property |
    Hi the twin beds would be a bit tight for two adults and two kids under 10. But they do provide camp cots on request so one kid could comfortably sleep on that. Then you should be fine. You could request for the extra cot... More
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    Response from Smita A | Reviewed this property |
    Tower is better. It has nice sea or backwaters view. Heritage wing doesn't have much of view
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