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Top 11 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Fort Kochi, India - Updated 2020

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Fort Kochi, a port city known as the biggest city in the state of Kerala, is a must-visit place for people who are traveling to India to learn about its rich history and trading prowess. Kochi was once a hub of trade among Arabs, Dutch, Chinese, Portuguese, and British merchants. It was a melting pot of culture and civilization. The historical landmarks and legacies of this once multicultural city are for the visitors to explore here. You can reach Kochi by train from Kerala. The train ride itself is already a unique experience for you. In case you have not settled yet on a place to stay in Fort Kochi, we have chosen the top 11 Airbnb vacation rentals in the city for you to take your pick!

1. Coconut Grove Kochi -- Guest Room 3 (from USD 10)

Coconut Grove Kochi is situated in the heart of Fort Kochi. It’s a one-bedroom house with two beds that can accommodate up to two people. From this house, all tourist attractions in the area are within walking distance. The property offers basic amenities such as kitchen, WiFi connection, and free breakfast for its guests. Nearby attractions include the Kerala Kathakali Centre, a school of traditional arts that was established in 1994. It is Kerala’s foremost art school and the only authentic theater where Kathakali, music, martial arts, and other dance forms are demonstrated in traditional style.

Coconut Grove Kochi- Guest Room 3
Kochi, Kerala, India
351 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very strong wifi hurray
cold shower and wifi could be better
the breakfast included cold grape juice delicious local cuisine and coffee or tea
ours had a fan which was fine for us
the breakfast was included and perfect
toilet is clean as well
it is clean; not artful
room is clean & bed is spacious
rooms and bathroom were clean and comfortable
the room was very clean and confortable
hosts are very helpful and kind
top hosts thank you so much x
they were very friendly
anthony and rincy were great hosts
the host was very friendly gave great local tips
location is great
the location is also great
fresh breakfast and situated in an amazing location
good location within the fort
the location is perfect to visit fort kochi
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2. Sheeba's Homestay (A) (from USD 13)

Sheeba’s Homestay offers four rooms with each room accommodating two guests. The property is located in a serene area but also within walking distance to the bus stop. All tourist attractions, shopping areas, and churches are within walking distance from the property. You can choose a room with AC or a room without AC in this property. It has kitchen and WiFi connection. Smoking is allowed. Family amenities such as children’s books and toys, high chair, table corner guards, and window guards are available. The owner of the property offers a cooking class in the kitchen.

Kochi, Kerala, India
81 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was nice and the wifi worked good
the room was very comfortable and the amenities were precise as mentioned
the room was basic but fit our needs
we may have had the best room not all had ac
we would recommend paying for ac - otherwise the room can be very hot
very clean and pleasant neighborhood
the house is clean and quiet
the place was clean and well kept
very comfortable bed and a clean bathroom
also she makes tasty breakfast room was clean and comfortable
she was very helpful
sheeba is a wonderful host
sheeba is a lovely host
they were welcoming kind and very helpfulthank you sheeba
sheeba was the perfect host
perfect location and hostess
the location is very good close to everything and quiet
the location was the best part
sheeba's place is great located in a great location
we loved the location of her homestay
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3. Fort Garden Residency (from USD 30)

Fort Garden Residency is a residence at Fort Kochi that offers four bedrooms with eight beds, accommodating up to eight people. It is surrounded by lush green trees and gardens. The well-furnished hall is suitable for small events such as a wedding. All rooms have AC and heating. The accommodation has shared kitchen and free parking on premises. Smoking is also allowed in this property’s outdoor area. The property allows pets to be around. The open terrace is perfect for yoga, exercise, reading, and painting. Guests can take a boat trip to Ernakulam and back to Fort Kochi for a wonderful experience

Fort Garden Residency
Kochi, Kerala, India
132 reviews
Entire bed and breakfast 8 Beds 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms are a bit small especially the bathrooms but good value for money
rooms were clean and cozy
the house is big clean and homely
room was clean and had all necessities
the place is nice and clean
a very nice place in a quiet and clean area
thomas was a great host
mr thomas is a great host
thomas was an amazing host
the host is very nice and helpfull
thomas is a great host
the location is amazing and very central
all popular places are close by
it is located in a very nice neighborhood and in close proximity to the beautiful beach
amazing location in fort kochi very close to many attractions especially the biennale venues
the location is perfect near to every tourist places in fort kochi
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4. Vasco Heritage Residency with church view (from USD 12)

This heritage house is nearly 500 years old and it is believed to be the residence of the great Vasco Da Gama. Vasco Da Gama was the first European who found the sea route to India. He landed in Kerala in 1498 and lived in the house until his death in 1524 on Christmas Eve. He was buried in St Francis Church next to his residence. This property is the perfect place to start your real Kochi heritage experience. The property has two spacious bedrooms and each room can accommodate up to two guests. WiFi connection is available in the property and it’s a laptop-friendly workspace, too. Free parking is available on the premises. Please note that there is no AC, kitchen, and other essentials. Beer and alcohol can be consumed inside your rooms, but please keep the receipt of the bill with you. There is a beer and wine bar 100 meters from this homestay.

Vasco Heritage Residency with Church View
Kochi, Kerala, India
75 reviews
Private room in house 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i especially enjoyed the keralan breakfast--it was delicious
and the room (barring the ac) is just as pictured - very atmospheric and lovely
the beds were comfortable and essentially mosquito nets were provided
in short it's full of history and architecture but it's really old with only fan
the room we got where amazing
the room was sparkling clean with access to filtered water and a simple kitchen
it has great atmosphere large clean & comfy bedroom with loads of communal space
friendly and helpful host
george is a great host
george is a super helpful host
great host with a great place
george was a great host and always helpful
location was fantastic everything so walkable
an historic building very close to lots of interesting places and good food
his place is very well located in fort kochi
beautiful rooms and easily accessible location
great place to stay in the heart of fort kochi
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5. An oasis of calm and elegance at a heritage city (from USD 47)

The property is located in the heart of the Heritage Zone, Kochi. It was a Dutch-style property with a teak wood ambiance that reflects the colonial rule of the Dutch and later on the British. The rooms are large and spacious, and the property has a backyard garden, and a common rooftop garden that is open round the clock. WiFi connection is available at the property. Other amenities include an AC, a 24-hour front desk, and other essentials. There is an in-house restaurant that serves continental delight. If you are coming with your own vehicle and need a parking space, please note that off-street parking space is limited. Nearby attractions include the Dutch Cemetery Kochi, Indo-Portuguese Museum, Santacruz Basilica Kochi, Princess Street, SNC Maritime Museum, Kochi Biennale, Paradesi Synagogue, Bolgatty, Rainbow Bridge Ernakulam, and Government Law College.

An Oasis of Calm & Elegance at an Heritage City
Kochi, Kerala, India
20 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning made the nights very pleasant for sleeping and the bed was comfortable with high quality linen
the modern ensuite was a pleasant surprise and the shower had great water pressure
breakfast each day was a nice touch and can be ordered for a specific time
the place is sparkling clean and polished
there is something special about the feel of spotlessly clean and polished wooden floors under your bare feet
nice and clean basic homestay in a central location
well maintained clean hot water in supply a/c working
would really recommend a stay here the location was great it was super clean and comfortable
asha anna was very kind and helpful
asha anna is a nice host we loved the place amazing architecture great maintenance and very clean
the communication with the host was great before and during the trip
all the staff was very hospitable and helpful and we found the location very convenient
it is a beautiful house quaintly finished & located in a quiet spot close to the sea
it's a heritage and fully restored property close to the waterfront and major tourist attractions of fort kochi
a great experience staying at asha anna's place
a great place to stay
we had a wonderful one night stay at asha anna's place
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6. Experience the shade (from USD 13)

The property is a perfect accommodation for those who wish to stay in a peaceful and relaxed area. The bedroom has a balcony with a wide view of the natural surrounding. It will give you a calm and serene atmosphere in the morning or after a long day of exploring the city. The house has basic amenities such as essentials and WiFi connection. Smoking is allowed on the premises. Breakfast is available during your stay.

Experience the Shade
Kochi, Kerala, India
78 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was comfortable with a great view on the small jungle from the balcony
grinn fed us delicious indian breakfasts
the room is cool and the fan helps with humidity
but an air conditioner would make it very welcoming during the hot afternoon humidity of kochi
the room is much better than the photos depict and they even gave us a super yummy breakfast
the room was clean and spacious
the house itself is clean and comfortable
the room is clean comfortable
the room and bathroom were clean and cosy
the room was good clean and nicely maintained
lovely hosts and accommodation
the owners are very hospitable kind attentive people
the family was very friendly and the hospitality was great
benny and his family were wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcome
nice place host very helpful and fluent in english language
super location everything was walking distance
the location is great and near everything you need in fort kochi
very good location to explore kochi
the location is also very good
the location is within a walking distance from all major sights and good restaurants
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7. Smile Serviced Villa

Smile Serviced Villa is own by Leslie, and it’s a house with four bedrooms, 10 beds, and four bathrooms. It can accommodate up to 10 people. It’s a perfect accommodation if you are traveling with a big group. The property has WiFi connection, essentials, and free parking on the premises. Smoking is allowed in this property. Please note that the accommodation doesn’t have AC, kitchen, washer, etc. You can always shop and eat delicious food around the city. Within five minutes’ walk, you will arrive at the beach. Basilica Church is also a five-minute walk, St. Francis Church is 10 minutes, and the Jewish Synagogue is 15 minutes by Tuk Tuk. The Kathakali Centre is only a 10-minute walk.

Smile Serviced Villa
36 reviews
Private room 10 Beds 12 Guests

8. Luxurious vacation rental with parking space (from USD 211)

This charming vacation rental exudes sophistication and luxury in every corner. It is tastefully furnished, featuring high-ceilings, lovely hardwood flooring, and expansive glass windows that let lots of natural light come inside. It has two elegant and spacious bedrooms, two and a half charming bathrooms, a modern kitchen with upscale appliances, a dining space, and a comfortable living area with a flat-screen TV. This accommodation is ideal for four guests, with WiFi equipped and air-conditioning. Plus, guests have available parking space for their cars.

Kochi, Kerala, India
7 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
great location to walk to restaurants and around town
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9. Deluxe and super deluxe rooms

Ballard Bungalow is located in a 200-year-old Dutch colonial-style building and architecture. There are six spacious rooms, and each room can accommodate up to two people. The architecture and the old ambiance of the rooms will give you an unforgettable experience of old Kochi during your stay. It’s perfect for such events as weddings. Although the property is located in an old building, the amenities are very much modern. WiFi connection, Cable TV, AC, and essentials are available in each room. Free parking is available on the premises. The nutritious breakfast will give you a big start for your day in Kochi. Within 200 meters, you will reach the beach and the world famous Chinese Fishing Nets in Fort Kochi. Within 400 meters, you will reach Santa Cruz Basilica, and within 500 meters, you can walk into Saint Francis Church. The Dutch Palace and Jewish Synagogue are 2 km from Ballard Bungalow.

Deluxe and super deluxe rooms are available
Kochi, Kerala, India
19 reviews
Private room in bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Luxury studio - close to beach

The individual, elegant, and refined studio rooms in this property offer exquisite comfort and luxury. The property is designed as your home far away from home. It is located in a coastal hideaway, so you will feel like you are in your own coast area. Each room is furnished in antique Kerala style and equipped with a queen size bed that accommodates up to two people. The rooms in the property have beverage-making facilities, home theater system, and other basic amenities. The kitchen is equipped with basic facilities for cooking. WiFi connection is available in the area, and there is also laundry services for your needs. Fort Kochi is famous for its antique mosques, Portuguese houses, a 400-year-old synagogue, and many crumbling remains of the British architecture.

Apartment Suite-Honeymoon couples, solo travelers
Kochi, Kerala, India
14 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
except for the air conditioner and fridge not working everything else was super
bedroom is clean with operational air conditioning that's very important in india
well-located clean apartment with air conditioning
great location and beautiful clean and modern room (lovely outdoor shower and toilet)
i'd recommend the apartment and the host definitely
however be sure that hosts prepare the kitchen and make it clean
the personal is very friendly and efficient
great location and close to fortkochi
brilliant place at a great location
great place great location thanks gibin
lovely place walking distance from the most important places in kochi fort
the studio is a charming place and good situated
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11. Ideal for a solo traveler

The property is located in a coastal hideaway, which is perfect for you to relax and unwind. The rooms are designed with exquisite comfort and luxury in antique Kerala style and coastal colors. It will give you that warm and yet calm and relaxing feeling when you stay at this property. There are beverage-making facilities, a flat-screen TV, direct dial telephones, and other basic amenities. The kitchen is equipped with all basic facilities for cooking. WiFi connection is available and bicycles are free to use. Fort Kochi is famous for its antique mosques, Portuguese houses, a 400-year-old synagogue, and many crumbling remains of the British architecture.

Single Deluxe Room-Fort Cochin
Kochi, Kerala, India
8 reviews
Private room in serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room is cozy beautiful with all modern amenities
its a cute room with a small balcony and nice bathroom
very clean with added convenience of a kitchen to use to make coffee tea breakfast in the morning
beautifully furnished room in an elegant home stay/hotel with all the modern conveniences
very clean and nicely furnished rooms
the place is pure luxury and immaculately clean
it is clean and has it's own modern (website hidden by airbnb) the money
the room was spacious enough for 1 person and quite beautiful well maintained
the host is good and kind
caretaker was always there to help me
nice little patio outside my room modern bathroom good tv great staff and host
location is perfect for little tours around
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Fort Kochi, a melting pot

With its melting pot of culture and civilization in India, Fort Kochi is full of history from those who have occupied the city through the ages. You can see it from the architecture, the design, and even the daily activities of the locals here. And that diversity is what makes Fort Kochi unique.

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