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Premium bedding, down duvet, in-room safe, individually furnished

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationJain Temple20 min drive
    Popular LocationParadesi Synagogue21 min drive
    Popular LocationMattancherry Palace22 min drive
    AirportCochin (COK-Cochin Intl.)84 min drive
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  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Sea View (Heritage Wing)

    3.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPremium Room, 1 King Bed, Sea View (Heritage Wing)
  • Tower Wing, Luxury Suite, 1 King Bed, Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 105 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsTower Wing, Luxury Suite, 1 King Bed, Sea View
  • Tower Wing, Premium Room, 1 King Bed, View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsTower Wing, Premium Room, 1 King Bed, View
  • Tower Wing, Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsTower Wing, Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Tower Wing, Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom, Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 68 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsTower Wing, Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom, Sea View
  • Superior Room, 2 Single Beds (Heritage Wing)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Single Beds (Heritage Wing)
  • Tower Wing, Superior Room, 2 Single Beds

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTower Wing, Superior Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds, Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Single Beds, Sea View
  • Deluxe Room, Sea View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Sea View
  • Premium Room, 2 Single Beds, Sea View (Heritage Wing)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsPremium Room, 2 Single Beds, Sea View (Heritage Wing)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Heritage Wing)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed (Heritage Wing)
  • Superior Room, Harbour View (Tower Wing)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, Harbour View (Tower Wing)
  • Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Sea View (Heritage Wing)

    Room amenities

    • 105 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Sea View (Heritage Wing)

About this area

Kochi

Located in Kochi, Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin is in the historical district and on the waterfront. Mattancherry Palace and Durbar Hall Art Gallery are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Lulu Mall and Spice Market. Travelling with kids? Consider Wonderla, or check out an event or a game at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. Kayaking offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.
Visit our Kochi travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Santa Cruz Cathedral - 10 min drive
  • Spice Market - 18 min drive
  • Jain Temple - 20 min drive
  • Paradesi Synagogue - 21 min drive
  • Mattancherry Palace - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • Lissie Metro Station - 14 min drive
  • Cochin Marshling Yard Station - 15 min drive
  • AirportCochin (COK-Cochin Intl.) - 84 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pepper — 1 min walk
  • Thai Pavillion — 1 min walk
  • Café Crafters - 8 min drive
  • Ginger House Restaurant - 8 min drive
  • Mocha art cafe - 8 min drive

About this property

Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin

Family-friendly hotel with 5 restaurants and full-service spa
5 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 96 soundproofed rooms feature wired Internet and 24-hour room service. Comforts include premium bedding and pillow menus, and guests will also find conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers.
Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin offers 96 forms of accommodation with DVD players and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Kochi hotel provides wired Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

An outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The on-site spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Wired Internet (INR 750 per 24-hour period)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Street parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: INR 750 per person
  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Arcade/games room
  • Bike rentals
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV/satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - noon
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa. Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25000.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of INR 3300 per pet, per stay

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 4000
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 2000 (from 6 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 8000
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 4250 (from 6 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: INR 750 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: INR 750 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 3500 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: INR 0 (one-way), (up to 12 years old)
  • Pet fee: INR 3300 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Malabar Cochin
Vivanta Taj Cochin
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Taj Malabar Resort Cochin
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin and receive a full refund?
Yes, Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of INR 3300 per pet, per stay.
How much is parking at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin?
Check-in is from 2 PM - noon. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Does Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of INR 3500 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin located?
This family-friendly Kochi hotel is located on the waterfront, within 3 mi (5 km) of Jain Temple and Fort Kochi Beach. Spice Market and Centre Square Mall are also within 3 miles (5 km).
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4.7/5

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4.7/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

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5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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The property is located on a beautiful coast. Unfortunately there is nothing to do within walking distance. But they do have a free boat shuttle to Fort Kochi. The furniture and electrical needs to be updated. For TAJ we were expecting a bit more modern interior with USB ports for charging for cellphones. Their tea time was fun with excellent eats. The massage was a wonderful experience at their Spa. Will definitely consider it for future stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Outstanding setting. Staff were even better. Seafood restaurant was commendable.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Luxury and comfort
Excellent location, staff and hospitality.
Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Amazing property. The staff were all amazing. We had an early flight, and we were there around 10:00 am. The hotel was really busy we had requested two rooms. Rahul from the front desk was very kind, he right away gave us one room and the other one an hour later. Thank you Rahul. Pauly from front desk was also very helpful.
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

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