The Tower House

Kochi, Kerala, India

What to know before you go:

— The Tower House, marking the spot of a 17th century light house, is one of the few hotels in Fort Kochi that sits facing the Chinese fishing nets.

— Discover the old world charm where, sailors, travellers, traders, planters feasted and danced under chandeliers, suspended from high wooden ceilings.

— At The Tower House, broadly, they serve a South-Indian cuisine with a few Continental dishes at random, to suit a range of tastes and palates. 

About the property:

The quaint white exterior of the Tower House, a heritage hotel in Fort Kochi, oozes a certain charm that’s simply hard to resist. You want to halt at this 17th century light house just for its sheer historic appeal. Facing the Chinese fishing nets, the Tower House narrates many remarkable stories from the bygone era.Begin your sojourn by admiring the unique scallop-walled twin-house structure of the Tower House, which appears almost like a ship. So, you get a feeling of setting sail for the old treasures of Kochi. Well, the voyage is about the majestic colonial times, the sailors, the planters and the traders.The rooms and suites at the Tower House have been designed keeping different needs and purposes of guests in mind – Souza room is more appropriate for couples and close friends, while Mascarenhas is suitable for the physically challenged. But, each room promises to be full of character and aura to appease the inquisitive traveller in you.But, don’t be too complacent with your stay at the Tower House until you set out to explore Kerala quintessentially. You can visit the Chinese fishing nets and watch how lanterns are used to attract and catch the fish at night. Take in the traces of history at the Indo-Portuguese museum and the oldest synagogue, the Paradesi Synagogue.Take a boat trip to slip into the surrealistic beauty of the lagoons in front of Ernakulam, watch the fishermen at work and perhaps learn a trick or two to score a good catch.A vacation at the Tower House is a glimpse into the fascinating olden times with the style and elegance of the modern age. 

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Heritage Old World Double Room From 4500/night

Offering a view of the Chinese Fishing Net and equipped with a tea/coffee maker, the air-conditioned rooms come with a seating area, desk and closet. The attached bathrooms include a hairdryer, shower and free toiletries.

Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included

Heritage Splendour Double Room From 3500/night

Offering a view and equipped with a tea/coffee maker, the air-conditioned rooms come with a seating area, desk and closet. The attached bathrooms include a hairdryer, shower and free toiletries. It offers additional space. Some rooms offer Chinese Fishing Net view while some offer both Chinese Fishing Net and Pool view.

Upto 2 Adults Breakfast Included

RESERVATIONS

Cancellation

25% if cancelled four days in advance.
50% if cancelled two or three days in advance.
100% if cancelled one day prior to booking or on the same day..

Check-in

From 14:00 hours 

Check-out

Until 12:00 hours 

Children and extra beds

All children are welcome.

Free! One child under 7 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. 

There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Cards accepted at this property

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Please note that within the category of rooms there are different rooms with unique sizes, decor, and characteristics. Thus it may differ from the photograph visible. The bed type will remain the same. 

The Tower House is situated on Tower Road, opposite the Chinese fishing nets in Kochi. Chinese Fishing Nets (Approx. 220 m), Backwaters Trip, St. Francis Church and Kathakali Dancing Theatre (Approx. 3 km) are some of the tourist attractions located near to the hotel. Other attractions located nearby are Indo-Portuguese Museum and Paradesi Synagogue.
Distance from Ernakulam Railway Station: Approx. 13 km
Distance from Kochi International Airport: Approx. 45 km