The Eighth Bastion


  • A boutique hotel with just 19 rooms
  • Each room has a private balcony
  • Meals are a delicious fusion of Indo-Asian
  • Superb central location
  • Easy access to the local sights
  • Complimentary bicycles available for exploring the city

Open:  The Eighth Bastion is open all year.

Location:  The hotel is within sight of the Fort and other points of interest in Fort Cochin. Kochi international airport is 42kms away.  

Rooms:  The 19 rooms are all of the same standard although each has its own special nuances.  Some have baths, some rooms are slightly larger, all have balconies but their sizes vary.

Activities:  The hotel is perfectly positioned for exploring Fort Cochin, and guided cycling and walking tours can be arranged.  Staff can also organise a sunset and heritage walk. Bicycles are offered on a complimentary basis if you wish to explore independently. 

Facilities:  The restaurant cuisine reflects the cultural influences of Kochi and is a fusion of Dutch and Asian cuisine.  There is a lobby bar and the central courtyard is popular for a pre-dinner drink and chat. The hotel has an outdoor infinity pool for guests to use.

Dining:  Meals are taken at individual tables.  

Children:  Children of all ages are welcome though there are no special facilities for childcare.

Health:  We recommend malarial prophylactics for travel to India.

Communication:  There is free WiFi available. 

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Client Rating for India 5/5 from 130 reviews