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Taj Malabar Resort & Spa Cochin

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Situated on Willingdon Island with a magnificent view of Cochin harbour, Taj - Malabar Resort & Spa is a fine balance between yesterday and tomorrow. Our lobby is a unique mix of chic and classic. The heritage wing, built in 1935, reflect the inherent beauty of Cochin. And the tower wing houses newly renovated guestroom suites, each a delicate mix of the classic with the contemporary.
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Property amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Paid Wifi
Paid Internet
Free Internet
Spa
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Nice Location, Nice Ambience, great service and not so great food!
We were there recently (Dec18) with a visitor from London for one day.We liked the stay and the service. We loved the evening Trip on a Ferry to the backwaters during the sun set. The evening dinner was at Grill a
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Lead a tour there with twenty of us. Staff and management exceedingly helpful. Great rooms. Excellent food. Looking forward to returning. Slightly out of the way from the tourist trail, but perfectly doable.
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Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa Cochin
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Guest, Greetings from Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin! Thank you for taking the time to share such wonderful feedback and it certainly makes our day to note that you are delighted by our hotel, offerings and services rendered by our associates. I will share your feedback with our team and I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our associates as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. As you mentioned, our hotel is situated in an Island, which is away from the hustle and bustle of the city but yet not very far. Public ferries close to the hotel which are frequently available to reach the City is an interesting way to travel also. We appreciate your feedback once again and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Warm regards, Sibi Mathew
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We were very happy with our stay food and overall service from team. Kids enjoyed sea food preparation over dinner.

I would appreciate efforts and involvement of swimming pool in-charge, Mr. Holton who taught new swimming techniques to kids. Kids liked him lot and they still r
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Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa Cochin
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Guest, Greetings from Taj-Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin! Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experience with us! We are happy to know that you had the opportunity to create great memories with us during your stay and also delighted to note that the services rendered by my team were to your satisfaction. Moreover, we are so glad that your little one was so much enjoyed the stay with us. I will share your feedback with our team and in special to Mr. Holton and Mr. Sunil Panicker. Our endeavour is to ensure each guest is given a wonderful experience. We appreciate your kind words and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Cochin. Warm regards, Sibi Mathew General Manager
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everything from check in to check out was very good . no complaints at all.. food quality and service were superb. everything was very good. very nice property backwaters view is is also very good. cruise was a good experience .
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Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa Cochin
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, Greetings from Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin! Thank you so much for taking the time to share such great feedback with us. I was so glad to hear that you enjoyed every bit of your stay at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa. We, at the Taj, ensure that our valued guests receive impeccable service and attention throughout their stay. I have shared your gracious comments with the team and your appreciation will certainly motivate them to create many more such memorable experiences. Our constant endeavour is to offer comfort and services that exceed our guest expectations. This is what our team always works towards. Once again, thank you for your great feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back soon… With warm regards, Sibi Mathew
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We had been to this hotel for a short family vacation. I had booked through Taj inner circle being a member.We found the hotel to be amazing with amazing view of Bay.They also have a complimentary Hitea and a boat cruise which was like cherry on the top.We enjoyed our stay for 2d
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Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa Cochin
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, Greetings from Taj-Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin! At the onset I would like to thank you for being a valued patron and delighted to know that you had a happy and comfortable stay with us. I will share your feedback with our team and I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our associates as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Once again we thank you for sharing your valuable feedback and look forward to personally welcome you back as and when you plan your next visit to our hotel. Warm regards, Sibi Mathew
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The Premium Temptation Suite at the Vivanta by Taj - Malabar
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Are there kettles and fridges in the rooms
yes, they have kettles & fridges in rooms
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Hi I am planning to visit the property next month.I am traveling with my 2 year old son.What facilities do you have in your property to keep kids engaged?
Hi , They have a kids play area and day to day activites in there which will keep the kid engaged also have other recreational activities in the evening. Also the back garden is big enough for kids to play . Very Nicely located hotel
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I am planning to cum on 3 rd oct for 4 night. I want u to confirm whether cochin is affected with recent floods as i am goona cum with my 2 year kid so dont wanna take risk????
It's best to have a word with the hotel and get update from them rather than relying on general information.
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Hi is this hotel near a beach where you can swim in sea?
yes, this hotel in on the sea side but there is no beach & you can't swim in the sea around.
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Has your hotel been affected by the floods?
No, not at all! As we said, it was the safest place during Monsun.
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"Higher the better, sea facing."
"Heritage wing rooms are bigger in size so preferably book them"
"Suites in the tower have marvellous views and some have balconies."
"sea facing only. otherwise, not worth."
"The view from the room we stayed - Room No. 610 was amazing."
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PRICE RANGE
US$146 - US$371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
vivanta by taj - malabar hotel kochi (cochin)taj malabar cochin kochitaj malabar cochin hotel kochi
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Vivanta by Taj - Malabar
LOCATION
IndiaKeralaErnakulam DistrictKochi (Cochin)
NUMBER OF ROOMS
95
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