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Vivanta By Taj – Malabar

Willingdon Island, Cochin (Kochi), India 682009 Map View Map

Hotel Location: Willingdon Island
Rooms: 95
Check-in time: From 1400 / Check-out time: Until 1200
  • Willingdon Island, Cochin (Kochi)


Overview

Located in the Willingdon Island, Vivanta By Taj - Malabar is one of the finest hotel chains that balance between tomorrow and yesterday. The city is itself a large natural harbor offers a breath taking view of the harbor from the hotel. The hotel takes the guests into a different world, as they enter the hotel’s lobby that is decorated with chic and vibrant colors.

The hotel has its own business center – The Oval, that can accommodated 10-12 guests and offers 32” LCD TV, Wi-Fi access, photocopying facilities and many more;  24 hour fitness center for the fitness freaks to work out during travelling, t offers techno gym, cardio machines, yoga facility and free weights; concierge services; travel desk; babysitting services; currency exchange; doctor on call; travel desk; airport transfers; beauty salon; gift shop; indoor games; 24 hour in room dining; outdoor swimming pool; bicycle facility and much more. 

Hotel Features
2Outdoors
  • Sun Deck
  • Swimming Pool
3Activities
  • Fitness Center
  • Spa
  • Massage
  • steamroom
4Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Buffet-Style Restaurant
  • Special Diet Meals (upon request)
  • Restaurant/ Coffe Shop
5Internet
  • LAN and WiFi access (charges apply)
6Parking
  • Free! Free private parking is available on site.
7Services
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Currency exchange
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour room service
  • Business center
  • Doctor on Call
Room Types
  • Superior Charm

    A king sized or twin beds

    The 271sq feet superior charm room, offers comfortable aesthetics and is stylishly designed. The room features either a king sized bed or twin beds, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and a beautiful view of the Kochin harbor. 

  • Superior Charm – Sea View

    A king sized or twin beds

    The 271 sq feet superior charm – sea view room, offers an enchanting view of the waterfront. The room features either a king sized bed or twin beds, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and a breath taking view of the island and the waterfront.

  • Premium Indulgence – Sunset View

    A king sized or twin beds

    The 271 sq feet premium indulge – sunset view room is designed for the guests to personally connect with the environment and offers a mind boggling view of the sunset. The room features either a king sized bed or twin beds are available on request, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and a lovely view of the sunsets each evening.

  • Superior Charm Heritage

    A king sized or twin beds

    The 410 sq feet superior charm heritage room takes the guests into the old historic times, as the room is wooden floorings and carved ceilings. The charming room features either a king sized bed or twin beds, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and rollaway beds.

  • Superior Charm Heritage – Sea View

    A king sized or twin beds

    The 410 sq feet superior charm heritage – sea view room has its own old touch with wooden flooring and carved ceilings. The room features either a king sized bed or twin beds, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and rollaway beds and a charming view of the island and backwaters. 

  • Deluxe Allure Suite

    4 poster bed

    The 649sq feet deluxe allure suite is luxuriously stylish, spacious with smartly designed interiors. The suite features 4 poster bed, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, makeup mirror and hair dryer, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, traditional carved ceilings, wooden flooring, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and rollaway beds, separate living room, private balcony with a private breakfast table with a breath taking view of the island and beyond. 

  • Premium Temptation Suite

    A king sized

    The 1043sq feet premium temptation suite offers its own personal space with Victorian interiors and ethnic artifacts. The suite features a king sized bed, 32” LCD TV with surround sound system, bath amenities, cotton robes, electronic safe, chargeable wireless internet, complimentary mineral drinking water, in room tea/coffee maker, 24 hour in room dining, centrally air conditioned, housekeeping services (twice daily), cribs available on request and rollaway beds, separate living room, dressing room, dining area and a large private balcony. 

Dining

The Pepper

The 24 hour restaurant is located at the lobby level, offers a wide of cuisines with breath taking view of the backwaters and green gardens. The restaurant is famous for its mutton stew and appams and features a la carte menu and a separate menu for children.

The Rice Boat

Located on the lobby level, the side that overlooks the backwaters, the restaurant serves local dishes and seafood. Some signature dishes include soft shelled crab with tartar sauce, tiger prawn in coconut oil, white snapper in banana leaf.

The Thai Pavilion

Located on the lobby level, the restaurant serves authentic Thai and Chinese cuisines. The chefs use fresh herbs that are grown in the hotel gardens.

Dolphin’s Point

The outdoor open air restaurant is located between the water covering from two sides. The restaurant offers barbeque and grill delicacies in buffet style along with some finger licking kebabs as seafood grills.

Mattancherry Bar

Located on the lobby level, the bar & lounge lets guests relax as drinks flow easy. The sought bar offers some signature cocktails along with well branded alcohol drinks and light snacks. 

Useful Info

Distance from Airport

  • Kochi Airport-42.3 km

Distance from Railway Station

  • Ernakulam Railway Station-10.1 km 

Distance from Top Attractions in the Area

  • Mattancherry Palace-9.3 km
  • Santa Cruz Basilica-11.4 km
  • Paradesi Synagogue-9.4 km
  • Marine Drive- 12.5 km
Useful Hotel Stats
  • Number of Bars- 1
  • Number of Floors- 7
  • Number of Restaurants- 4
  • Room Voltage- 220
  • Year Hotel Built- 1934
Treatments

The spectacular location of Taj Malabar Cochin works wonders for bringing about a perfect communion of the body and soul, and complements the brilliant Ayurveda treatments provided to the guests at the resort. Through a variety of signature treatments and therapies, along with the incredible Spa Indulgences, the body is rejuvenated from within through a process of revitalization of the cells.

At the Jiva Spa at the Taj Malabar Cochin, guests experience rejuvenation in a way that leaves them completely satisfied, both in body and mind.

Some of the various kinds of treatments available here range from Signature Experiences, Indian Therapies, Indian Aromatherapy, Body Rituals, Ayurveda Therapies, Yoga and Meditation and Spa Indulgences, besides others.

The Signature Experiences seek to provide benefits through a thorough understanding of traditional Indian practices and ancient rituals, all with a royal touch. The treatments provided under this program take recourse to traditional herbs, oils, age-old cleansing techniques and others. A unique massage under this program is the Pehlwan Malish, which is a traditional dynamic massage followed for centuries. The various programs under this treatment are – Jivaniya, Sama, Shudhikara, Trupti, Pehlwan Malish.

Indian Therapies is another kind of treatment which seeks to heal your body through traditional Indian therapies. From head massages and stress relieving techniques to exfoliation steam and foot massages, the emphasis is on delivering a holistic experience. The programs available under this treatment are – Champi, Sammardana, Prishta Mardana, Pada Mardana.

Through Indian Aromatherapies, another form of treatment available at this resort, the body undergoes a soothing effect with the use of signature essential oils. It also involves a relaxing massage through various kinds of oils which are generously applied so that their benefits are distributed evenly throughout the body. Guests have the option of choosing from a variety of all-natural spa blends. The programs available under this kind of treatment are – Vishram, Orja Dayaka, Pavithri.  

Through Body Scrubs and Wraps, guests are provided the benefits of exfoliation and rejuvenation through a variety of concoctions which are prepared with fresh ingredients. Nourishment of the body is ensured through a combination of Indian herbs, sea salts and pure essential oils. The therapeutic properties of these scrubs and wraps cleanse your skin from within, thereby gifting it with a priceless glow. The programs offered under this treatment are – Masala, Mocha Patra, Narikela, Prithvi Mrit.

At the Jiva Spa, various asanas and meditation techniques are practiced that help in the loosening of the joints of the body, increasing the flow of energy, curing the body of various disorders and obtaining peace within oneself. The programs range from gentle, dynamic, balanced to advanced, depending upon the practice of a person. Equipped with outstanding facilities, the spa also includes changing rooms for men and women, shower facilities and a Jacuzzi. The programs available under this treatment are – Ajinv, Soundarya, Sukha, Svashakti.

Note
  • No pets are allowed
  • Minimum check-in age of guest is 18 years
  • Government-issued photo id is needed during check-in
  • Guests above 11 years are considered as adults
  • Non-smoking rooms are available