Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty opens on the Kochi waterfront

Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty, the third hotel branded in India as a Grand Hyatt, has opened. The 264-room luxury hotel is a waterfront urban resort situated in Kochi, in Kerala. It is one of the largest event spaces in South India.

Designed by architects from Wimberly Allison Tong and Coo UK, Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty is located near the historic town of Fort Kochi. The resort is owned by Lulu Group International and is adjacent to the sprawling Lulu Bolgatty International Convention Centre. Spread over 10,000 square metres, this convention centre is one of the largest in South India’s leisure destination.

The hotel features 264 guest rooms including 38 suites and to experience Kerala’s tranquil backwaters, the hotel has a private jetty.

Malabar Café is an all-day-dinning modern café that offers traditional Kerala and South Indian recipes fired with Malabar spices while Thai Soul, the vibrant poolside restaurant, is inspired by authentic Bangkok street food. Colony Clubhouse & Grill is a classy Old-world grill on the hotel’s roof top with a hint of local flavour with Colonial and Arab influences and an emphasis on seafood, with some mesmerising backwater views of the Vembanad Lake.

Śāntata, the luxurious spa, offers a modern wellness experience with traditional Ayurveda and contemporary international spa treatments. Spanning over 1,000 square metres, the spa features seven treatment rooms, an indoor swimming pool, relaxation lounges, and a hydrotherapy area. The hotel also features a landscaped outdoor swimming pool and children’s pool, a water-side amphitheatre, exploration gardens, including a spice garden, a 24-hour fitness centre, an outdoor Yoga lawn, a tennis court, a children’s play area and a hair and beauty salon and three helipads.