The DUNES Cochin
Set 2 km from the Ernakulam Junction South train station, this upmarket hotel with a sleek lobby is 3 km from Marine Drive, a pedestrian promenade.
Warm rooms provide traditional furnishings, minibars and satellite TV, in addition to safes, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Suites add separate living rooms and flat-screens. Wi-Fi is available, as is 24-hour room service.
A breakfast buffet is available. There's a casual international restaurant, a striking lobby lounge and a rooftop eatery; there's no alcohol. Additional amenities include a spa offering Ayurvedic treatments, plus a gym, an indoor pool and 2 meeting rooms.