Established in 1903, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is one of Asia's largest and finest group of hotels, comprising 59 hotels in 41 locations across India with an additional 18 international hotels in Australia, Maldives, Mauritius, Malaysia, UK, USA, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Africa and the Middle East. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Rajput palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury. The Taj, a symbol of Indian hospitality, has recently completed the centenary of its landmark hotel, The Taj Mahal Palace and Tower, Mumbai. Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is part of the Tata Group, India's premier business house.
Location of the Taj Malabar, Cochin
Taj Malabar Cochin, located on Willingdon Island, enjoys panoramic views of the Arabian Sea and the backwaters. Taj Malabar blends old world charm and contemporary luxury and reflects the ambience of the beautiful city of Cochin. It is the perfect place to start any journey through Kerala. The hotel is just a 50 minute drive from the Kochi (Cochin) International Airport. It is 1 hr 30 minutes from the beautiful backwaters of Kumarakom.
96 rooms. All the rooms have in-room tea/coffee makers, mini bar, safe, color TV, direct dial telephones, colour television with satellite programs, channel music, hair dryer, data port facility. Wi-Fi wireless internet access is available throughout the hotel. The Heritage Wing that dates to 1925 has elegantly designed rooms with Victorian interiors, evoking understated luxury. The Tower Wing rooms, designed with a unique mix of classic and contemporary elements, command a spectacular view of the Cochin harbour. The bathrooms also offer a view of the waters through a glass screen.
2 Deluxe Suites
6 Heritage Wing Sea View Rooms
25 Heritage Wing Superior Rooms
7 Executive Suites
7 Deluxe Sunset View Rooms
28 Tower Wing - Superior Sea View Rooms
21 Tower Wing - Superior Rooms
The Deluxe Suites, located in the Heritage Wing, are graced with elegant Victorian interiors and generous spaces embellished with ethnic artifacts. The suites have a separate living room and bedroom, large king size bed, study area, dressing room, spacious bathroom and a private terrace garden with a balcony overlooking the backwaters.
The Heritage Wing Sea View Rooms, located in the Heritage Wing, enjoy a panoramic view of the water and the island beyond. With wooden floors and beautifully carved ceilings, these rooms