Borrowing its name from a coast rich in historical trade and tales, the Malabar Hotel, owned by the Taj Group of Hotels, can be found at the apex of Willingdon Island. Presenting an unparallel view of the famous harbour of Cochin, this hotel stands in a delicate equilibrium between yesterday and tomorrow. Mixing contemporary pleasures with classic surprises, a stay at this hotel will be remembered for eternity.
The hotel’s two wings – Heritage and Tower showcase exquisite views of the pristine backwaters and picture-perfect coves that are a stone’s throw away. Always bustling with a hum-drum of activity, secret locations like the traditional spa, fascinating poolside bar, salon, the bar and the infinity pool offer a welcome retreat. Luxuriously furnished, yet casting a homey appearance, the rooms are pleasurable with every facility that Taj proudly boasts of providing and as always, the service is gracious. Feast at the waterfront café that cooks up delicious international cuisine or at the Thai restaurant and know what Cochin raves about. The Seafood restaurant at Malabar Hotel is a must-try for those who love the ocean’s produce. End the day on a peaceful note, with a complimentary sunset boat ride around Cochin’s ancient harbour.