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The Francis Residence
The Francis Residence
The Francis Residence
The Francis Residence
The Francis Residence
The Francis Residence
The Francis Residence

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8.4

Excellent

2 reviews

2 reviews

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8

Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location - Inside city center
Parking
FREE
Popular landmarks
Chinese Fishing Nets 450 m
Church of Saint Francis 1.0 km
Kerala Kathakali Centre 1.1 km
Mattancherry 2.1 km
Paradesi Synagogue 2.1 km
Jew Town 3.5 km
Kerala Folklore Museum 6.9 km
LuLu Mall 10.7 km
Cherai Beach 19.9 km
Nearby landmarks
Kerala State Beverages Corporation Shop 150 m
Maritime Museum Kochi 280 m
SNC Maritime Museum 300 m
Chinese Fishing Nets 450 m
Ayurvedic Mediziner 470 m
Veli Park 510 m
Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica 530 m
tree 650 m
Bishop's House 720 m
Ethnic Voyages 750 m

The Francis Residence

11/200, Bishop Kureethara Road South Church Road Thamaraparambu, Fort Kochi , Fort Kochi, Kochi, India, 682001 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Strategically situated in Fort Kochi, allowing you access and proximity to local attractions and sights. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Chinese Fishing Nets. As an added bonus, restaurant is provided on-site to conveniently serve your needs.

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Highlights

Sparkling clean

Inside city center

Front desk [24-hour]

440 meters to Chinese Fishing Nets

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Facilities

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Front desk [24-hour]

BBQ facilities

Luggage storage

Restaurants

Room service

Tours

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Kochi every 19 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money8.0
Distance to city center10 KM
Location rating8.0
Nearest airportCochin International Airport (COK)
Distance to airport27.3 km

Rooms available at The Francis Residence

Premium Double Room
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  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 double bed
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Superior Double Room
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  • Balcony/terrace
  • Shower
  • 1 king bed
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Premium Room
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    Double Room - Luxury
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      Frequently asked questions

      What time is check-in and check-out at The Francis Residence?

      Check-in is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The serviced apartment offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

      How do I get to The Francis Residence?

      For those who wish to drive their own cars, The Francis Residence has a car park available for guests. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Kochi with private transportation, the serviced apartment can arrange taxi service.

      Is breakfast offered at The Francis Residence?

      Wake up to a great buffet breakfast at The Francis Residence.

      What is the smoking policy at The Francis Residence?

      The Francis Residence does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

      What restaurants are nearby The Francis Residence?

      The Francis Residence’s neighborhood is Fort Kochi which includes popular restaurants such as Veda Wellness Cafe, Rose Garden Restaurant and Bamboo Groves Restaurant.

      What popular shopping places are close to The Francis Residence?

      The Francis Residence is located in Fort Kochi area which features shopping places such as Cochin Spice Market, Aambal Eco Clothing Store and Anokhi.

      What are popular attractions near The Francis Residence?

      The Francis Residence’s location in the Fort Kochi neighborhood makes it close to famous attractions including Chinese Fishing Nets, Paradesi Synagogue and Mattancherry.

      What popular beaches are close to The Francis Residence?

      The Francis Residence’s Fort Kochi neighborhood also includes Fort Kochi Beach and Mahatma Gandhi Beach.

      What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to The Francis Residence?

      The Francis Residence’s nearby natural sights include tree located in the same Fort Kochi area.

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      What people love about The Francis Residence

      • 10

        Exceptional

        "We had the pleasure of staying with Francis & Rosie for a week."

        Mark

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        November 20, 2019

      Overall rating:

      8.4

      Excellent
      2 reviews
      Cleanliness
      9.0
      Facilities
      8.0
      Location
      8.0
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      More about The Francis Residence

      More about The Francis Residence

      The Francis Residence

      Get the most out of your trip in Kochi when you stay at The Francis Residence. This serviced apartment is located right in the city center, in close proximity to all the famous sites. Explore the genuine Kochi that most travelers never see, with a stay at The Francis Residence -- located only 440 m from Chinese Fishing Nets.
      At The Francis Residence, guests are bound to have a stress-free stay. Keep up with all your communications easily with the serviced apartment's free Wi-Fi. Taxi services provided by The Francis Residence makes it easy to plan your day trips, sightseeing, and more around Kochi. Guests can enjoy free parking right at the serviced apartment.
      Front desk services including concierge service and luggage storage can assist with your needs. Getting tickets for the city's best entertainment is easy through the serviced apartment's ticket service and tours. Feeling lazy? In-room conveniences like room service and daily housekeeping let you get the most out of your room time. For the comfort and health of all guests, smoking is not permitted anywhere within the serviced apartment.
      Smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking areas provided by serviced apartment.
      All rooms at The Francis Residence are designed for comfort. For your comfort, some rooms at the serviced apartment are equipped with linen service. It's good to know that bathroom amenities including towels are provided in some of the guest bathrooms.


      Dining and things to do

      Every day at The Francis Residence begins with a delicious in-house breakfast. A variety of convenient and tasty dining options are waiting for you at the serviced apartment, for whenever you get hungry. Do you prefer to cook your own meals? Then you'll love the in-house BBQ facilities.
      Apart from amenities and services, The Francis Residence goes the extra mile to make sure all guests make the most of their time. Get social at the serviced apartment's shared lounge and TV area, where you can meet other guests.


      Around the property

      The Francis Residence is the perfect spot to explore Kochi's fascinating cultural sights and attractions. Never forget your time in Kochi with a special gift or trinket from LuLu Mall just 10.6 km away.


      Reasons to stay here

      Facilities at this serviced apartment are rated higher than 92% of other accommodations in the city.
      Past guests love the cleanliness here, ranking it higher than 95% of the city's accommodation.
      Staff and service here are considered high quality by past guests whose ratings put it above 95% of the city's options.

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      Amenities and facilities
      Excellent
      Facilities

      8

      Languages spoken

      • English
      • Hindi

      Internet access

      • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
      • Wi-Fi in public areas

      Things to do, ways to relax

      • Garden
      • Ticket services
      • Tours

      Dining, drinking, and snacking

      • BBQ facilities
      • Restaurants
      • Room service

      Services and conveniences

      • Concierge
      • Daily housekeeping
      • Elevator
      • Luggage storage
      • Smoke-free property
      • Smoking area

      Access

      • Front desk [24-hour]
      • Pets allowed

      Getting around

      • Car park [free of charge]
      • Taxi service

      Available in all rooms

      • Fan
      • Free bottled water
      • Linens
      • Towels
      • Umbrella
      • Wake-up service
      Food and dining
      Breakfast options
      • American
      Location
      11/200, Bishop Kureethara Road South Church Road Thamaraparambu, Fort Kochi , Fort Kochi, Kochi, India, 682001
      Excellent
      Location

      8

      Airports

      • Cochin International Airport (COK)
        27.3 km
      • Calicut International Airport (CCJ)
        135.4 km

      Public transportation

      • Cochin Harbour Terminus
        2.9 km
      • Mattancheri
        4.6 km

      Hospital or clinic

      • Ayurvedic Mediziner
        470 m

      Cash withdrawal

      • ATM
        710 m
      What's nearby

      Popular landmarks

      • Chinese Fishing Nets
        450 m
      • Church of Saint Francis
        1.0 km
      • Kerala Kathakali Centre
        1.1 km
      • Mattancherry
        2.1 km
      • Paradesi Synagogue
        2.1 km
      • Jew Town
        3.5 km
      • Kerala Folklore Museum
        6.9 km
      • LuLu Mall
        10.7 km
      • Cherai Beach
        19.9 km

      Nearby landmarks

      • Kerala State Beverages Corporation Shop
        150 m
      • Maritime Museum Kochi
        280 m
      • SNC Maritime Museum
        300 m
      • Chinese Fishing Nets
        450 m
      • Ayurvedic Mediziner
        470 m
      • Veli Park
        510 m
      • Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica
        530 m
      • tree
        650 m
      • Bishop's House
        720 m
      • Ethnic Voyages
        750 m
      Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
      Property policies
      Children and extra beds

      Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

      All children are welcome.

      Infant 0-2 year(s)
      Stay for free if using existing bedding.
      Baby cot/crib may be requested directly from the property.
      Children 3-5 year(s)
      Stay for free if using existing bedding.
      If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
      Guests 6 years and older are considered as adults
      Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
      Others
      • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
      Some helpful facts

      Check-in/Check-out

      • Check-in from12:00
      • Check-out from11:00
      • Check-out until11:00

      Getting around

      • Distance from city center10 KM
      • Travel time to airport (minutes)90

      The property

      • Number of floors2
      • Number of rooms 6
      • Room voltage220
      • Year property opened2016
      Property announcements

      Please note that any changes in tax structure due to government policies will result in revised taxes, which will be applicable to all reservations and will be charged additionally during check out.

      Reviews of The Francis Residence from real guests

      Provided by verified guests of Agoda
      8.4
      /
      10
      Excellent
      Cleanliness9.0
      Facilities8.0
      Location8.0
      Service9.0
      Value for money8.0
      High score for Kochi
      Rating
      9+ Exceptional (1)
      8-9 Excellent (0)
      7-8 Very Good (0)
      6-7 Good (1)
      <6 Below Expectation (0)
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      10.0
      Exceptional
      Mark from United Kingdom
      Couple
      Superior Double Room
      Stayed 7 nights in November 2019

      Fantastic !”

      We had the pleasure of staying with Francis & Rosie for a week. Absolutely spotless throughout. Nothing was too much trouble, excellent location. I really cannot express how much we enjoyed our stay & would fully recommend The Francis Residence

      Reviewed November 21, 2019

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      6.8
      Good
      Mark from United Kingdom
      Couple
      Superior Double Room
      Stayed 2 nights in October 2017

      This is certainly a different experience from staying in a hotel. The facilities were adequate.”

      Francis is an interesting and informative host and the local meal he produced both in the evening and at breakfast was outstanding.

      Reviewed October 30, 2017

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