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    Vivanta by Taj - Malabar

    | Willingdon Island, Kochi (Cochin) 682009, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good24%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “high tea” (72 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 1,855 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I booked this hotel not expecting much beyond a comfortable room to get work done while it rains 24/7 outside. I was pleasantly surprised by both the weather and the hotel staff. Check-in was a breeze and by 10 am I was in my bed...More

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    Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! At the outset I would like to thank you being a valued patron and happy to know that you had a comfortable stay at our hotel. It is the feedback from our esteemed and valued guests which...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

    This is a place one should not miss. This is the second or third time we are staying here. If given a choice, we would never miss staying at this hotel. One should try to get a room on the higher floors with a view...More

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    Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 14 June 2017

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! At the onset we are most delighted to note that you had a wonderful experience in our hotel and would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the services offered by...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Went there with family and stayed for 3 nights. Was actually sad that the trip ended. The holiday starts with a delicious welcome drink and the staff right from the reception, to housekeeping and food and beverages are outstanding. What made this hotel different was...More

    Thank Kanchana S
    Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 2 days ago

    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 had a happy and comfortable stay with us. We sincerely appreciate your valued thoughts and cherish the...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Unlike the Taj Vivanta Trivandrum, I found this hotel lacking in basic respect for its guests. The suite I occupied had a lot of things malfunctioning. The master switch in the bedroom was not working, the lamp by the bedside started flickering at 10 in...More

    Thank Nutan G
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    MALABAR is one place you will not forget. Not only the ambience but also the sea food. They serve sea food so fresh, no room for complains. They display a wide variety of seafood which you can choose and they will prepare accordingly your palate....More

    Thank Madhu K
    Response from MathewSibi, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - MalabarResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest Greetings from Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! At the outset I would like to thank you being a valued patron and happy to know that you had a comfortable stay at our hotel. It is the feedback from our esteemed and valued guests which...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
    • #3 Family Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 96
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Kochi (Cochin)
    • Also Known As
    • Vivanta By Taj - Malabar Hotel Kochi (Cochin) ,
    • Taj Malabar Cochin Kochi ,
    • Taj Malabar Cochin Hotel Kochi ,
    • Vivanta By Taj - Malabar Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India
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    Room & Suite (299)
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    Dining (64)
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    Bathroom (27)
    Family and Play Areas (14)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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    ajaigrewal
    19 May 2017|
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    Response from MathewSibi | Property representative |
    The distance from Ernakulam City to Vivanta by Taj Malabar is around 9-10 KM. There are two south Indian Pure Vegetarian Restaurants are there within 1-2 KM. One is Hotel Maruthi Vilas and the other one is Hotel Bharath... More
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    mustafavanat
    3 March 2017|
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    Dear Sir, Greetings from Jiva Spa, Vivanta by Taj-Malabar, Cochin! Thank you for your interest in availing our services. We do have Ayurveda section in our Jiva Spa which provides therapies like Abhayngam (Ayurvedic... More
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    "My room facing the lift did not have a great view."
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