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Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort

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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

+ good scenic beauty + good atmosphere outside + good for a week end stay, for adults as there is no recreation for children + respecting the effort to maintain a historic place Recommendable for Med-low budget resort stay! Although other better maintained, options are available... - below average room quality and maintenance -below average food at breakfast, better foods...

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Visited the place as part of work conference. Wi Fi is available only at the reception building. So be aware of that limitation. We saw the palace suites. But it was muggy. We stayed in the deluxe room - it was actually much better and got a good view as well. Food is decent and the swimming pool is ok....

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Malappuram, India
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

A Kerala tourism product. Bolgatty palace , nice ambiance and good service . " Very Bad food they providing in their restaurant ". Not at all tasty . I tried few dishes . I felt bad about their food part and very high price and vat and tax . Couples can spend time inside the palace , gardens, golf play...

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Thank NaseefJifri
Kegalle, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We stayed here as part of a holiday package booked with KTDC. The resort was merely looked like a park. Pool was not big enough and we hardly saw anyone by the pool. Rooms were neat and tidy. Better to book the rooms looking the Kochin waters. The night and morning views were splendid and good for those who are...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Just imagine you are comfortably perched in the balcony of your hotel room overlooking the marina and watching huge dark clouds filling every inch of the sky then most probably you have checked in into Bolgaty Palace Hotel in Cochin. Just relax and listen to the footfalls of monsoon. Indulge in aroma of authentic malabar cuisine. Don't think of tomorrow....

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Thank Manoj D
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Hotel is in a. good location. but not maintaing well.Reception area is OK .friendly staff.Below average room.bed is hard but clean.Bathroom good Main palace is nice pool is not. clean. food average but costly

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Its the staff that I had real trouble with. They don't know any language to communicate with the tourists. What's the point if you can't speak in English or Hindi and your are trying to welcome guests from across the world. They would like you to speak in their or international language. Not Malayalam. This is against tourism. I wouldn't...

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Thank RahulPatni
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 April 2016

For us this was an amazing experience considering it was part of an extended honeymoon. We had a treehouse room and in the center of it was a glass floor, that allowed you to look down onto the water. The whole thing was wow!

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Thank MMaloo
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is one of the best locations in Kochi. An island which was connected to the mainland in last lustrum. I would call this as a exotic location with a vintage palace proclaiming the glory of the past, excellent view of the port from west, luminous city view at east and rest of the view are of the backwater and...

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Thank Prasanth J
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 18 March 2016

The Bolgatty palace is not upto KTDC standards as its other hotels in Kovalam or Thekkady. The room was small and the bathroom was very small. The staffs were helpful though. The dining room was spacious but have limited items for the breakfast. The dinner was also not very good and too costly.

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Alex J, General Manager at Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I would like to thank you for sharing your feedback which gives us an opportunity to look into our service gaps and drive improvements. Thanking you and assuring you of our best of attention and services at all times. Warm Regards, Alex P. Joshua General Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort, just off the Marine Drive,is literally an Island of Calm right in the midst of the bustling City of Kochi. Here heritage meets natural beauty as the resort overlooks the backwaters, the port and estuary all at once. Surrounded by 14 acres of green groves and golf course, Bolgatty Island is neatly tucked away amidst a giant umbrella of refreshing green.conference facilities:Our Banquet Facilities include: Event Center- Capacity 900-1000 Pax theater style (ideal for marriages and conventions), Lake Side conference Hall : Capacity: 200 pax theater style . Palace Hall: Capacity: 75 pax, View Point: Capacity: 30 Pax Board Room: Capacity: 30 pax East Lawn: 1500 pax Palace Lawn: 1000 Pax Front lawn: 200 Pax Marina Lawn: 100 pax. Other Facilities in the property includes 9 Hole Golf Course, Swimming Pool, Health Club, Ayurvedic Spa, Boat cruise, recreation center, Internet, Coffee Shop, Beer Parlor, Multi cuisine restaurant ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort

Address: Mulavukadu, Kochi (Cochin) 682504, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: £42 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 58
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Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India
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“Room 212 - a first floor corner room is great”
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“Ask for marina or harbor view rooms”
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“Try the cottages or the old building, new building is only economical”
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“anyone as good or bad as the other”
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“Ask for Sea View rooms; Plan for boat ride at the time of booking itself.”
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