Vivanta by Taj - Malabar

Vivanta by Taj - Malabar

Cochin (Willingdon Island) | Kerala

Vivanta by Taj - Malabar is categorised as Luxury Seaside Hotel (Rating)

(Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 April 2004)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 April 2004)

Taj Malabar is a luxury experience hotel overlooking the harbour at Willingdon Island, Cochin in Kerala.

Reasons to Visit
  • Luxury leisure hotel overlooking the harbour at Willingdon Island
  • The hotel is a fine blend of old-world charm and contemporary amenities
  • Superior Charm, Superior Charm - Sea View, Premium Indulgence - Sunset View, Superior Charm Heritage, Superior Charm Heritage - Sea View, Deluxe Allure Suite and Premium Temptation Suite with modern amenities
  • In-room amenities include ergonomically designed mobile work desk and chair, Internet access, LCD TV, Forest Essentials bath amenities, dual massage showerheads, a special Rest Easy pillow menu, electronic safe, tea/coffee maker, minibar and 24-hour room service
  • Pepper, 24-hour dining serves Mediterranean, Italian, North Indian and Kerala cuisines and wellness menus
  • The Rice Boat, a seafood speciality restaurant fashioned like a traditional kettuvallam
  • Thai Pavilion serving Thai and Chinese specialities
  • Other F&B areas include open barbecue and grill area and the bar and cocktail lounge
  • Private dining organised at various venues across the hotel
  • Recreational facilities include fitness centre, Yoga, swimming pool, indoor games and beauty salon
  • Jiva Spa with trained experts offering a range of treatments
  • Well equipped business centre and board room (up to 12 people) for business travellers
  • 3 well-equipped halls - Raja Varma Hall, Bristow Hall and Willingdon Hall with a combined seating capacity of up to 225 people
  • Over 2,700 sq ft of conference space spread over 3 conference rooms and the 5000 sq ft of outdoor lawns that can accommodate 300 guests
  • Other facilities include turndown services, laundry, doctor on call, postal and parcel services, currency exchange and babysitting (with 24 hours prior notification)
  • Recommended for luxury getaway seekers, honeymooners, head honcho meets
Know It
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Rollaway beds and cribs available on request
  • Cinnamon Coast, Taj’s 3 bedroom luxury yacht available on hire
  • Located 10 kms from Ernakulam Railway Station
  • Premium and Luxury Hotels in Willingdon Island Cochin
    "One of the most celebrated and sought after hotels under Vivanta by Taj in entire India having rooms offering stunning harbour views, a wide ranging of dining options, renowned Spa and a range of experiences. Vivanta by Taj - Mahabar is a recommended standalone getaway for special occasions and a sought after business traveller stay option."
  • Wellness Getaway Resorts in and around Cochin
    "Jiva Spa at Vivanta, Malabar helps you relive the spirituality within you by introducing you to the art and science of Ayurveda. Set in a separate spa villa with an infinity pool that merges into the Arabian Sea, Jiva Spa brings the scattered parts of your being together with authentic Ayurveda treatments. Recommended as a premium wellness getaway for luxury travellers."
About Cochin (Willingdon Island)

Willingdon Island is an important naval base, it houses the Southern Naval Command Headquarters, the naval port and naval airport. Willingdon Island home to a few luxury hotels.   more

Things to do in Cochin (Willingdon Island)
  • Places to Visit

    Pilgrimage Vadakkunnathan Temple, Dharmanath Jain Temple
    Popular Matancherry Palace
    Special Interest Kerala Folklore Theatre and Museum, Paliam Palace, Kerala Kathakali Centre, Jewish Synagogue Fort Cochin, Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica, St Francis Church, Greenix Village
  • Activity

    Fort Cochin Walk (Walking)
  • Excursion

    Our Lady of Snow (20 kms), Hill Palace Museum (16 kms), Kodanad Elephant Camp (40 kms), Museum of Kerala History (17 kms)

Vivanta by Taj - Malabar

Cochin (Willingdon Island) | Kerala


Business Centre
  • Laptop on hire
  • 24 x 7 Reception
  • Travel Desk
  • Doctor-on-call
  • Laundry
  • Currency exchange
  • Safe Deposit Lockers
  • Parking
  • Room service 24 hours
  • Garden/Lawn/Outdoor Area
Food and Beverages
  • Multi Cuisine Restaurant
  • Indian Restaurant
  • Bar
Meetings - Conference - Convention - Banquets
  • Board room
  • Conference Hall
  • Convention Hall
  • Party Hall
  • Party Lawns
Recreation or Indoor - Outdoor Games
  • Swimming pool
  • Bycycle
Health, Fitness, Beauty and Wellness
  • Spa
Group Facilities
Meeting SpaceAC/Non AcBanquet Classroom Sit Down Theatre U Shape
Conference Hall (Bristow Hall) AC 30 15 25 30 20
Conference Hall (Conference Hall) AC 250 150 150 320 120
Conference Hall (Raj Varma Hall) AC 75 35 40 80 30
Conference Hall (Willingdon Hall) AC 125 35 40 80 30

Vivanta by Taj - Malabar

Cochin (Willingdon Island) | Kerala

Getting There

Air :
Cochin (Ernakulam) (11 kms), Coimbatore (191 kms), Calicut (208 kms)
Rail :
Cochin (Ernakulam) (11 kms), Alleppey (60 kms), Kottayam (67 kms)

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 2538 reviews
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Charming Beauty by the Sea
By Rocky_Batra on 06th Aug 2019

There are a lot more modern places in Kochi.. But this is for the one's who love their places to be classic beauties.. Set by the sea.. This place ticks all the right boxes and since decades. And...

Feel The Heritability.
By sidyzworld on 06th Aug 2019

Taj Malabar have a bar called Mattancherry. Its really an awesome bar to relax. The ambience is like old hetitage tharavaad. The music and feel is awesome. Its one of the best bar in Cochi. Loved it...

Very nice hotel
By dipakptl on 03th Aug 2019

Very nice hotel with excellent service. View from our room was amazing. Could see the cruise ships sailing past and docking nearby. The room was clean and recently updated. Had a great time exploring...

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