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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had two double rooms on the second floor at the front of the hotel. Very clean with good facilities with quiet air con. Lovely rooftop restaurant for breakfast and lunch. Great food. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. Great location for exploring Fort Kochi

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Bath
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had two nights here - fairly average hotel, nothing really bad , but nothing really great either. Breakfast was served on the roof, not the best choice but the masala dosas were nice. The room was clean but we slept near to the iron staircase to the restaurant - so a bit noisy in the mornings! Could do better.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here with a large group of people on the back end of a yoga retreat. The hotel was chosen by the organisers and they chose well. The rooms were clean, the beds comfortable and the aircon and ceiling fans worked well. When you get to your room just turn the fans on to check that they run silently....

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Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a medium class hotel with good facilities. Rooms fairly large but quite dark. Good comfortable beds. Very clean hotel. Lovely staff which haven't changed from last year. Close to town. Totally safe area. Lovely rooftop restaurant for breakfast

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here after completing a tour of Kerala, finishing in Kochi. The hotel is quite ornate and has a yesteryear feeling to it. It is quite close to the Chinese Fishing Nets and other attractions like the Indo-Portuguese museum and basilica. The room was quite comfortable. The restaurant on the roof was a great spot to view the kochi...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Arches for one night. They accommodated us with almost no warning, the night before New Year's Eve, for which we were very grateful. They were efficient to deal with and our room was at the back away from the busy street, large, clean and quiet. Breakfast was on the roof terrace and good. The hotel staff...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our original hotel let us down the Arches managed to accommodate us over the New Years celebrations. The room was comfortable and clean with good air con and tv. The breakfast was good and plentiful however it is open air which is lovely except when the neighbours are burning rubbish and you get smoked out at breakfast. The location...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Hotel Arches for a night and we loved it! It's located on not so busy street in Fort Kochi, surrounded with small local shops, bars and cafes. The rooms are tastefully done, large, very clean and comfortable. Delicious breakfast is served on a roof top terrace (toast, jams, fresh fruit, eggs...). The service was excellent and very...

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Dehra Dun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice, clean, spacious rooms with excellent hospitality. It is just a few yards from the beach and bang in the middle of touristy area of Fort Kochi . Loved it. Breakfast is awesome with a wide variety. Lunch and dinner, though a little more expensive than roadside stalls, is much better in quality, quantity and taste so the extra...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I spent two nights at that hotel, located in a quiet street in Fort Kochi, near one of the main churches. The reception was very friendly. The room was comfortable and properly equipped with A/C and wifi, very clean and, since it opened in the back, noise free. Breakfast was served on a terrace on the last...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built at the heart of enchanting historic Fort Cochin across from the famous St.Francis Church, Arches distills and blends the essence of our European heritage and cosmopolitan temperament. The hotel’s beautifully detailed colonial architecture welcomes you into a cool respite of tile floors and wooden ceilings. Come enjoy the warmth of our traditional furnishings, handcrafted by local master cabinetmakers. Each room has a well-appointed modern bath and air conditioning for your comfort. Stay in touch at our modern business center with internet access. Open Room- our roof top restaurant has quite a panoramic view and serves a fine cuisine, a fusion of east and west. Take in the charming tree top vista of the settlement’s roofs and spires under traditional tiled entertainment space. Be assured that hotel staff and management will do their utmost to make your stay both pleasant and convenient during your visit in our community ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Arches

Address: Rose Street | next to St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: $104 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Arches 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Arches Hotel Kochi
Hotel Arches Kochi (Cochin), Kerala
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#7 Romantic Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
#7 Family Hotel in Kochi (Cochin)
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“No ground floor rooms no lift”
 of 5 bubbles PamelaL832, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the street, which is busy.”
 of 5 bubbles lucycullen88, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Back side of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles zlatanajd, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“there is some passage on the street, albeit not much, so a room in the back would be recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles Thonburiboy, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No lift so lower ones probably best for most people”
 of 5 bubbles WeekendWanda, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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