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    The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam

    Marine Drive, Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin) 682011, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good40%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “bubble cafe” (80 reviews)
    “marine drive” (209 reviews)
    “sea view” (52 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    nice property to stay - feel at home. Calm and docile environment and it is the right place for a family or an executive on business tour as you find some place to rest with peace. The hospitality at its best.

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    Its an excellent hotel with exceptional service. I have been travelling all over the world since last 15 years but the service at Hotel Taj Gateway has been by the best ever. The staff especially at the coffee shop – The Bubble Café is superb....More

    Thank Farah1306
    Response from gateway e, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive ErnakulamResponded 26 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review The Gateway Hotel, Marine drive, Ernakulam on Trip Advisor. Thank you for awarding us with a five star rating on this forum. We truly feel happy by your gracious feedback and extend our humble gratitude...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Good stay. The only problem is if you are a vegetarian, then not much of options for breakfast except for south indian food which we were tired of eating for continuous 3 days. The dinner/lunch buffet has enough veg options though.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    staff here were genuinely doing their best to help. chinese restaurant good but otherwise only choice was the buffet in the evening. good choice at breakfast. i dd request river view and double bed months ago that was not honoured. bathroom rather vintage. couldnt open...More

    Thank ax11111111
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was at The Gateway as part of a wedding party for 2 nights. Overall it was a very pleasant stay - checkin was smooth with friendly staff. My room was a nice, typical hotel room - the only issue I had was that I...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$77 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Spa Hotel in Ernakulam
    • #3 Business Hotel in Ernakulam
    • #3 Family Hotel in Ernakulam
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Ernakulam
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Ernakulam
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 108
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    • Location
    • India >
    • Kerala >
    • Kochi (Cochin) >
    • Ernakulam
    • Also Known As
    • Taj Residency Ernakulam Kochi ,
    • Taj Residency Ernakulam Hotel Kochi
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    indkiwi
    2 March 2017|
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    Response from Sanjay K | Reviewed this property |
    We probably took the same flight into Cochin from Sydney in January 2017. There isn't much traffic at that time so you may get there quicker. We had sandwiches tea and coffee on arrival. Pretty good. There breakfast is... More
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    10 February 2017|
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    Response from Satyen S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there was a vegetarian option and food was good!! They have really large food options!
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    kva1223
    11 January 2017|
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    Response from Katelijn V | Reviewed this property |
    I think they will accomodate that, just give them a call. I've seen bigger rooms too.
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