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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I have stayed there with my family on Sept 24-25th 2016 in the Marina Block. It is a beautiful, well maintained property with excellent view of Back Water, Marine Drive, Sea Port, Wellington Island, Fort Kochi, Gate way of ships and Vallarpadam. The room was very neat with marina view. The breakfast was also exemplary with many varieties. If you... More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Property very badly maintained and we were asked to leave at 3 just got there at 2:00 food also not great. Not recommended at all. Not sure why photos are not allowed...,,.......... Thanks.. I wouldn't recommend to anyone..

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

i been to this place with my friends in january 2016, it was awesome resort near the Arabian sea, u can go and enjoy the view, also a nice pool to relax, also we had a nice breakfast. it is near to the new vallarpadam container terminal and goshree bridge, opposite to cochin marine drive. cool place to enjoy ur... More 

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Bolgatty P, Manager at Bolgatty Palace and Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Bolgatty Palace !!. Looking forward for your next stay. More 

Ahmedabad, India
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Pros- -Big grounds so nice for a walk. Great views of the river too. -There is a small golf course too but dont know if it is accessible to the hotel guests too -The food was not bad but the dessert options were bad in the dinner. Breakfast was good -Rooms spacious but need refurbishment. Cons- -I could see cobwebs... More 

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Ernakulam, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The beat location in cochin where one can stare at the marine lines as well as the boats that cruise around with water on 3 sides and what a waste it is with the current management under kstdc. Rude and non responsive staff can water down any positive and that is the bane of this property. Terrible. The reception takes... More 

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Udupi, India
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful scenic view and a wonderful place for peace lovers and even for special occasions. Wonderful place for functions. Room rates are reasonable for the quality. Top quality of service and hospitality. Friendly staff. The palatial suite room is really grand.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1,857 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Island resort with palace, backwaters and nature was best suited for a comfortable and relaxed stay with tantalizing memories. Spacious rooms were of traditional style with charm ,neat, clean, well furnished and properly maintained. There were excellent amenities and facilities. Facing the backwaters the balcony refreshed with breeze, melodious sound of singing birds, vegetable cultivation, beautiful sunset and city views.The... More 

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Dehradun, India
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent ambience...lush green surroundings with a very cooperative staff..My room was of deluxe category and rooms were well cleaned and room had a balcony with a beautiful view of river..i advice to reach in this hotel cum resort before sunset so that one can enjoy boating as well... Coming to food quality.. Food i tried was chinese and biryani...both were... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

This was the last stop of our kerala tour. We had booked the marina suite for our family of 4. Views from the room were excellent, we could see the marine drive and the marina was juz outside the resort building. The palace is also in the same compound and we visited it. Its a very big property, they also... More 

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Tirupur, India
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Let's see, rooms were a bit old, food was a lil bad, not worth the price. Beautiful Ambiance for photoshoots and lovely for a couple days stay. Romantic backwater view. Wasn't there much time so not sure about most of the stay. Food was bad rooms were dirty, altogether it's a ok resort.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bolgatty Palace is the oldest Dutch Mansion existing outside Holland. The picturesque Bolgatty Island is surrounded by the quaint Chinese fishing nets that take you back in time.The Palace has 4 Palace Suites with the dutch charm in architecture. The Palace dates back to 1744. All suite rooms named after famous painters, the private balcony in Each suite offers a panoramic view to the river.The property has Bolgatty Palace, Bolgatty Island Resort and Marina House situated in the same Island, it is ideal for conducting residential conferences, In house wedding Functions large banquets etc.With the capacity to park more than 500 cars, lush green lawns on both the sides Bolgatty is an excellent host to both tourists as well as banquet functions. Our Banquet Facilities include: A/c Lake Front Hall with Panthal : Capacity: 250 pax theatre style (inside the Hall). Palace Hall: Capacity: 75 pax View Point: Capacity: 30 Pax Board Room: Capacity: 30 pax East Lawn: 1500 pax Palace Lawn: 1500 Pax Front lawn: 200 Pax Marina Lawn: 100 paxOther facilities in the property includes swimming pool, health club, ayuvedic spa, golf course, Boat cruise, airport pick up and drop, Multi cuisine restaurant, coffee shop, internet, Kathakali program me, beer parlor etc to name a few. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bolgatty Palace and Island Resort

Address: | Mulavukadu, Kochi (Cochin) 682504, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: RM285 - RM542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bolgatty Palace and Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Bolgatty Palace Hotel Kochi (Cochin)
Bolgatty Palace Kochi
Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India
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“Rooms on the Marina Side”
 of 5 bubbles Alphonse-Mike, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“good food, calm and quite place near arabian sea”
 of 5 bubbles kochupayyan, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Lake view rooms should be the best”
 of 5 bubbles ankur1902, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Main block top floors are good to stay with the view of back waters and port from the balcony.”
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