Neemrana Hotel - Neemrana Le Colonial - Cochin - Kerala
1/315 Vasco da Gama Square, Church Rd, Kochi, Kerala 682001
The hotel is 5.3 km from Cochin Shipyard and 18.1 km from Wonderla Kochi. It is 2.1 km from Mattancherry Palace. The Fort Cochin Bus Station is 2km, Ernakulam South Railway Station is 18 km and the Cochin International Airport is 46 km.
Le Colonial is probably Asia’s oldest hotel in Fort Cochin – dating back to 1506, and the most history and art-filled of all the heritage hotels in Cochin. Just adjacent to St. Francis Church, it is reputed to have housed Vasco da Gama and the Saint. Art treasures from the colonial past now revive an authentic scent of the bygone era at this hotel in Fort Cochin while the inner patio and garden pool make it distinct from the other luxury hotels in Cochin. This 16th century colonial home is now run as one of the heritage hotels in Cochin by Neemrana. One stay here will get you started on the discovery of the most unique luxury hotels in Cochin, and the Neemrana brand in India.
In the Fort Kochi area, this 16th-century heritage hotel, in the Portuguese governor's former residence, is adjacent to St. Francis Church and 2.1 km from Mattancherry Palace.
Amenities include complimentary breakfast and lunch or dinner, which is served in a stately dining room. There's also an outdoor pool.
Offering an outdoor swimming pool and a massage parlour, Neemrana's- Le Colonial is located in Kochi. It is within 25 metres from Chinese Fishing Nets and St. Francis Church. Free Wi-Fi access is available.
At Neemrana's- Le Colonial you will find a 24-hour front desk and a garden. Other facilities offered include meeting facilities, a tour desk and luggage storage. A car can be rented for sightseeing.A dining hall is available that serves Indian, Chinese, Continental, Oriental and Italian cuisines. It serves food at a fixed time. The timings are 8 AM to 10 AM in the morning, 12.30 PM to 2.30 PM in the afternoon and 8 PM to 9.30 PM in the night.
Inside the rooms
Rooms here will provide you with air conditioning. There is also an electric kettle. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with free toiletries. Extras include a desk.The 7 rooms exhibit refined Colonial style, including teak furniture and period artwork. All have private bathrooms, and some have balconies; there are no TVs.
This is the largest and the noblest room at Le Colonial, with a long verandah attached. Art deco furniture in teak and satin wood gives the room a feel of classic charm, as the branches from the tree by the entrance, partially screen the view to the street beyond. The St. Francis Church can be seen from the room.
2)Jan Van Spall
Named after the last Dutch Governor who lived in the house, this is a vast room with a private verandah and two king size beds for larger-than-life dreams under a raftered roof. A luxurious wood-panelled bathroom to match.
3)Vasco Da Gama
More medieval with cartouches on the bedsteads and narrow stools beyond the beds for clothes or bags, its acorn-like poster ends – all add up to another era, reminiscent of the Portuguese days.
4)Mahe de la Bourdonnais
A large two-poster bed, teak floors and eclectic art adorns this linear room with pleasant white rafters adding their age. There are two large windows – one facing the St. Francis Church.
A high, four-poster bed with teak steps to mount, a striped-white rafter roof and windows pierced in thick walls overlooking the St. Francis church. A gallery of etchings and gravures on the walls and the ambience of art – as in an elegant home.
Named after Tipu the last Sultan of Mysore whom the French helped but the British defeated. A large almirah lends an Indian touch, as do the teak wood blinds. You can sit on the wide window sills and watch the world go by.
7)Aide de Camp
Small in size but high on style, this room is next to the Viceroy room and with which it can make a private apartment. Its intimacy pours out on to a large verandah mottled with the shade of a giant Ficus tree. The louvered window overlooks the pool and the bathroom is all elegance.
- 25% if cancelled four days in advance.
- 50% if cancelled two days in advance.
- 50% if few of the total booked rooms are cancelled.
- 100% if cancelled one day prior to booking or on the same day.
- For Refund through credit card 5% bank charges applicable + Hotel Actual canellation charges will be applicable as per hotel policies.