Kallancherry Retreat

Kumbalangi Post, Kochi, Kerala, 682007, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $24.00

Travel Blogs from Kochi

The Venice of the East - the Kerala backwaters

A travel blog entry by ian_parnaby


... lean-too kitchen. Still the tiger prawns that we tasted (AUD$1 each) were good and the size of a small lobster. Caught fresh that morning.

After a few hours on the boat, our captain negotiated our docking and after a very relaxing and enlightening few maritime hours we headed back to our resort. A ...

Lazy Day

A travel blog entry by bubblyb23


... Once explained they understood. I join them, they are a pommie couple, have visited Gia 8 times previously but never ventured any further. They are shocked by the stares they get on Fort Coochi. This is so touristy this town, too many for me and it is a shock for them. They are travelling for 6 months throughout Asia. We enjoy a few too many drinks, 9 G&Ts for me. Then we have a quick dinner before I head to ...


A travel blog entry by escape_the_race


... be on. A bottle of water and the local 'Times' (for 10p) to read on the way - all very British and civilised! After finding out from the information desk that we needed platform 3 and the train left at 11.15 coupled with the constant tannoy confirming the same we felt a little more at ease and made our way over the footbridge to wait. We were confronted by the busiest platform we had ever seen and this was still with 45 minutes until the train left. The train on ...


A travel blog entry by daveandjenna


... Home Inn. And then we made our first mistake. Budget travellers that we are, we've only had an AC room once, in Delhi, where they didn't have any non-AC accommodation. Everywhere else we've scoffed at the extra expense. Everywhere else except here. After negotiating the price of the (non-AC) room down to Rs 400 we unpacked, and quickly realised that the ceiling fan just wasn't going to do the job. However we were in, decided it would probably get cooler in that evening, ...

Leaving India

A travel blog entry by jamie083

This is a top pick!

... t miss the constant harassment by touts, the smell, the crazy driving or the sense of impending illness at all times. What I will miss is the friendliness of the people, the delicious food and the ability to buy anything for a tenth of the price you would pay back home. It's been a good month.

Official rules of the road in India:

1. Always use your horn as much as possible, especially if it means scaring ...

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This hotel, located on Kumbalangi Post, Kochi, is near Mattancherry Palace, Guruvayur Temple, Santa Cruz Basilica, and Princess Street.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsKallancherry Retreat Kochi

    Reviewed by dow

    Reliable and relaxing

    Reviewed Feb 3, 2014
    by (3 reviews) Lincoln , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Lovely home stay, managing to be central and very peaceful. Lovely clean rooms, pleasant host, we have stayed there in three separate trips, reliable and safe.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Kallancherry Retreat Kochi

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding