Set in a 200-year-old building, Ayana boutique hotel offers a sanctuary from the kaleidoscope of activity on Fort Kochi's streets outside. With art-deco design, striking colours and checked tiled floors, the property is one of classic elegance with understated touches of high-tech comfort.
During your stay, don't miss dining at The Old Court, overlooking the courtyard garden with local produce being a key focus, highlighting the regions seafood and authentic flavours.
The hotel has been extensively renovated and now provide 16 rooms with art deco influences, housed in a 200-year-old building that served as a courthouse during the Portuguese reign. Each room features all modern amenities. On the third floor can be found a swimming pool overlooking the harbour. There are three in-house restaurants to choose from and a great location again to dine on the open-air terrace restaurant, Le Souk, which serves Mediterranean fare. Take high tea in the stylish Tea Lounge.
There are three suites that are worth splashing out on, all with harbour views, the best from the third floor.
Why We like it
Rise early to salute the sun in a rooftop yoga class, venture out to explore the bustling spice markets of Fort Kochi or take a dip in the rooftop pool overlooking the Arabian Sea.