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!
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 3Kochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsvery strong wifi hurraycold shower and wifi could be betterthe breakfast included cold grape juice delicious local cuisine and coffee or teaours had a fan which was fine for usthe breakfast was included and perfecttoilet is clean as wellit is clean; not artfulroom is clean & bed is spaciousrooms and bathroom were clean and comfortablethe room was very clean and confortable
Host:hosts are very helpful and kindtop hosts thank you so much xthey were very friendlyanthony and rincy were great hoststhe host was very friendly gave great local tipsRead more reviewslocation is greatthe location is also greatfresh breakfast and situated in an amazing locationgood location within the fortthe location is perfect to visit fort kochi
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.
SHEEBA'S HOMESTAY(A)Kochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsthe room was nice and the wifi worked goodthe room was very comfortable and the amenities were precise as mentionedthe room was basic but fit our needswe may have had the best room not all had acwe would recommend paying for ac - otherwise the room can be very hotvery clean and pleasant neighborhoodthe house is clean and quietthe place was clean and well keptvery comfortable bed and a clean bathroomalso she makes tasty breakfast room was clean and comfortable
Host:she was very helpfulsheeba is a wonderful hostsheeba is a lovely hostthey were welcoming kind and very helpfulthank you sheebasheeba was the perfect hostRead more reviewsperfect location and hostessthe location is very good close to everything and quietthe location was the best partsheeba's place is great located in a great locationwe loved the location of her homestay
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 ResidencyKochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsthe rooms are a bit small especially the bathrooms but good value for moneyrooms were clean and cozythe house is big clean and homelyroom was clean and had all necessitiesthe place is nice and cleana very nice place in a quiet and clean area
Host:thomas was a great hostmr thomas is a great hostthomas was an amazing hostthe host is very nice and helpfullthomas is a great hostRead more reviewsthe location is amazing and very centralall popular places are close byit is located in a very nice neighborhood and in close proximity to the beautiful beachamazing location in fort kochi very close to many attractions especially the biennale venuesthe location is perfect near to every tourist places in fort kochi
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 ViewKochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsi especially enjoyed the keralan breakfast--it was deliciousand the room (barring the ac) is just as pictured - very atmospheric and lovelythe beds were comfortable and essentially mosquito nets were providedin short it's full of history and architecture but it's really old with only fanthe room we got where amazingthe room was sparkling clean with access to filtered water and a simple kitchenit has great atmosphere large clean & comfy bedroom with loads of communal space
Host:friendly and helpful hostgeorge is a great hostgeorge is a super helpful hostgreat host with a great placegeorge was a great host and always helpfulRead more reviewslocation was fantastic everything so walkablean historic building very close to lots of interesting places and good foodhis place is very well located in fort kochibeautiful rooms and easily accessible locationgreat place to stay in the heart of fort kochi
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 CityKochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsair conditioning made the nights very pleasant for sleeping and the bed was comfortable with high quality linenthe modern ensuite was a pleasant surprise and the shower had great water pressurebreakfast each day was a nice touch and can be ordered for a specific timethe place is sparkling clean and polishedthere is something special about the feel of spotlessly clean and polished wooden floors under your bare feetnice and clean basic homestay in a central locationwell maintained clean hot water in supply a/c workingwould really recommend a stay here the location was great it was super clean and comfortable
Host:asha anna was very kind and helpfulasha anna is a nice host we loved the place amazing architecture great maintenance and very cleanthe communication with the host was great before and during the tripall the staff was very hospitable and helpful and we found the location very convenientRead more reviewsit is a beautiful house quaintly finished & located in a quiet spot close to the seait's a heritage and fully restored property close to the waterfront and major tourist attractions of fort kochia great experience staying at asha anna's placea great place to staywe had a wonderful one night stay at asha anna's place
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 ShadeKochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsthe room was comfortable with a great view on the small jungle from the balconygrinn fed us delicious indian breakfaststhe room is cool and the fan helps with humiditybut an air conditioner would make it very welcoming during the hot afternoon humidity of kochithe room is much better than the photos depict and they even gave us a super yummy breakfastthe room was clean and spaciousthe house itself is clean and comfortablethe room is clean comfortablethe room and bathroom were clean and cosythe room was good clean and nicely maintained
Host:lovely hosts and accommodationthe owners are very hospitable kind attentive peoplethe family was very friendly and the hospitality was greatbenny and his family were wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcomenice place host very helpful and fluent in english languageRead more reviewssuper location everything was walking distancethe location is great and near everything you need in fort kochivery good location to explore kochithe location is also very goodthe location is within a walking distance from all major sights and good restaurants
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
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.
SKYVILLE AKochi, Kerala, India
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 availableKochi, Kerala, India
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 travelersKochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsexcept for the air conditioner and fridge not working everything else was superbedroom is clean with operational air conditioning that's very important in indiawell-located clean apartment with air conditioninggreat location and beautiful clean and modern room (lovely outdoor shower and toilet)
Host:i'd recommend the apartment and the host definitelyhowever be sure that hosts prepare the kitchen and make it cleanthe personal is very friendly and efficientRead more reviewsgreat location and close to fortkochibrilliant place at a great locationgreat place great location thanks gibinlovely place walking distance from the most important places in kochi fortthe studio is a charming place and good situated
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 CochinKochi, Kerala, India
Top guest reviewsroom is cozy beautiful with all modern amenitiesits a cute room with a small balcony and nice bathroomvery clean with added convenience of a kitchen to use to make coffee tea breakfast in the morningbeautifully furnished room in an elegant home stay/hotel with all the modern conveniencesvery clean and nicely furnished roomsthe place is pure luxury and immaculately cleanit is clean and has it's own modern (website hidden by airbnb) the moneythe room was spacious enough for 1 person and quite beautiful well maintained
Host:the host is good and kindcaretaker was always there to help menice little patio outside my room modern bathroom good tv great staff and hostRead more reviewslocation is perfect for little tours around
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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