Eighth Bastion Hotel


Accomodation Budget: Deluxe
Class: 3 Star
Best Suited For
Leisure and Business Travellers.
Accomodation Theme
3/4/5 Star Hotels,

Quick Info

Eighth Bastion Hotel, located on a calm street corner in Fort Cochin, is an elegantly designed hotel showcasing the Dutch architecture, culture and cuisine. The 19 spacious rooms of the hotel have plush interiors and modern bathrooms. Some of the rooms open to airy patios and balcony. The hotel has a delightful infinity pool, a restaurant serving mouth-watering delicacies and a coffee lounge in the lobby.

Rankings & Ratings

  • Hospitality
  • Property
  • Value for money
Editor's Rankings

#11 in 47 Accommodations in Cochin
#9 in 19 3/4/5 Star Hotels in Cochin

"An ideal luxury hotel in the centre of Fort Cochin."

TripAdvisor Ratings

Editor's Review

Eighth Bastion Hotel is an excellent accommodation option in Fort Cochin. It enjoys a very convenient location in the town. The rooms, the food and the infinity pool are all of a very good quality. You will rarely be able to find such a perfect hotel in Fort Cochin.


  • Comfortable rooms with lovely bathrooms.
  • Centrally located in Fort Cochin.
  • Fantastic food at the restaurant.
  • Beautiful pool and courtyard.
  • Friendly and hospitable staff.


  • No TV in the rooms.
  • No bar in the hotel.
  • Not all rooms offer a good view.


  • Swimming Pool
  • Non-Veg Restaurant
  • Safe Parking
  • WiFi Internet

Detailed Info

Located on a peaceful street corner in the centre of Dutch Cochin, Eighth Bastion is a well-known hotel in Fort Cochin. Built on a historic plot of land, the Eighth Bastion Hotel celebrates Dutch heritage and culture. The architecture of the hotel and the room interiors are in contemporary style with some retro touches. The VOC-branded furniture in the hotel replicate the furniture once found on Dutch Schooners. With airy patios and modern en-suite bathrooms, the rooms are ideal for urban travellers.

The multi-cuisine restaurant at Eighth Bastion serves delicious food with Cheese Tarts, Indonesian Pork and Travancore Duck Roast being some of the specialties. Cooked with Kerala spices, the delicacies have a slight influence of the Dutch cuisine. Apart from comfortable rooms and multi-cuisine restaurants, the hotel also features a sparkling infinity pool, a business centre and a grand lobby.

Hotel Rules

  1. Check-in Time 12:00 PM, Check-out Time 10:00 PM.

Special Notes

  • There is a nice fountain in the property.
  • The courtyard has table and chair in a nice setting for a pre-dinner hangout.
  • You can pick a bicycle from the many colourful ones near the main gate, ask at the reception for a map, and cycle through the bazaars and lanes of Fort Cochin.

Activities Offered*

  • Guided walking/cycling tours.
  • Sunset and Heritage Walk.
  • Rickshaw tour of Fort Cochin.

Rooms Types

Standard Room

Suitable for two adults, the well-designed comfortable rooms open to airy patios or balconies. They have attached modern bathrooms featuring a traditional design. Some of them have floor tubs and rain showers.

  • Air Conditioner
  • Geyser
  • WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Bath Tub
  • Balcony

*Activities offered by the Accomodation may be limited in number or may change without prior notice depending on the season, demand and other factors. Please request for the details at the time of booking. Availing these activities may have aditional charges depending on the package you opt for.