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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good to have lunch when you are on business travel, driver suggested the best place. Sad part they dont have card machine when people are dying for the change. As per the quality of the food 10/10 and service with all bengali staff 6/10. Not for family crowd.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 398 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Durbar residency is located in the heart of the Ernakulam city near the Jos Junction, close to the South (Ernakulam Junction) station and MG road. I stayed in this property for four nights and five days. The room was comfortable. If you are choosing a non-AC room, watch out for the ventilation. The complimentary breakfast and the service were... More 

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Thank Aaqarsh
Pune, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015

This place is close to MG Road and Ernakulam station. A simple and neat place. Rooms are large. There are no dining options in the restaurant but they have a simple complimentary breakfast. Fits the budget. A decent place for the family.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

I would recommend Durbar Residency to the frequent office/domestic travellers looking for the comfort of staying with in the city/well connected to all the travel modes including rail/road. The hotel is clean and services are okay

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Thank sasitvpm
Coimbatore, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Centrally located at Jos Junction, a quite place for business traveler. Though nothing special about the place it has been a regular hotel for many business travelers to Cochin. A very Monotonous breakfast, selected, TV channels are available

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1 Thank AjitPP
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 15 May 2015

I have been a repeated guest to this hotel. It is a budget hotel with adequate facilities and moderate pricing. The main attraction of this hotel is its location. It is in the heart of Ernakulam city. The hotel is easily accessible from major Railway station (Ernakulam South) and Bus depot (KSRTC). The major commercial hub, MG road is just... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

We stayed for 2 days in this hotel had a pleasant experience, we booked 4 non a/c double bed room Rooms were neat and clean as well as the location is perfect, It is very near to ernakulam shiv temple, backwaters start point etc. The Manager was very polite with us & also staff was very helpful. The hotel is... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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Reviewed 7 October 2014

I am shanmugavel. I stayed in this room on 3rd oct 2014 . They charged 1700 for double which is not even worth for 800 Bugs . The room was horribly stinking . Bedsheet , bathroom everywhere in the room there was a horrible smell . Rooms was clean but seems to me that they never open the doors of... More 

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Reviewed 11 May 2014

If your need is a budget stay in the center of the city, this could be the hotel for you. Getting an AC room with a complimentary breakfast for single occupancy at this rate in cochin is definitely good. The room are clean and well maintained, the only challenge being the bed, which cant accommodate a bulky guy or those... More 

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Kannur, India
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Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

Durbar is a good hotel. Felt calm to see the hotel compound. The boy (room service) have a rude kibd of behavior. A/C rooms are good, neat n tidy. I liked this place. I recommend this hotel for all of you travellers.

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Durbar Residency

Address: The Durbar Residency Sc Road, Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin) 682016, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin) > Ernakulam
Price Range: £10 - £1,004 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 79
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“Get the executive rooms which are quiet and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles sasitvpm, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Higher floors facing parking space recomended”
 of 5 bubbles AjitPP, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the new block will be new and fresh.”
 of 5 bubbles Nitin6, 14 May 2015 | Read review
“Take rooms on Ground floor if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles harshit_bly, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Get a room in new wing”
 of 5 bubbles deepakvakkiyil, 11 May 2014 | Read review
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