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The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam

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Interior entrance
Outdoor pool
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam

The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam

4.5 star property
Suburban hotel in Ernakulam North with 3 restaurants and spa

8.4/10 Very good

381 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
The price is ₹5,850
Price available on 08/02/2023
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Marine Drive Ernakulam, Kanayannur, Kerala, 682011

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Ernakulam North

Getting around

  • Cochin International Airport (COK) - 78 min drive
  • Cochin Marshling Yard Station - 7 min drive
  • Cochin Ernakulam North Station - 12 min drive
  • Kalamasseri Station - 15 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • The Oven - 6 min walk
  • Punjab House - 12 min walk
  • Ojeen - 14 min walk
  • Bubble Cafe - 14 min walk
  • Coffee Cube - 14 min walk

About this property

The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam

The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for INR 2500 per vehicle one-way. You can visit the spa to be pampered with massages, facials, or Ayurvedic treatments, and Bubble Cafe, one of 3 restaurants, serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other features of this luxurious hotel include an outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, and a health club. The restaurant and breakfast get great marks from fellow travelers.

Languages

Arabic, English, Hindi

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) and Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 108 rooms
  • Arranged over 9 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa. Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25,000.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Supervised childcare*

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas (4-device limit)
  • Free WiFi in rooms (4-device limit)

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*
  • Train station shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

What to do

  • Shopping
  • Ecotours nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Health club
  • An outdoor pool
  • Arcade/game room
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English
  • Hindi

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Premium satellite channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Partially open bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi (4-device limit)
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Spa

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic.

Dining

Bubble Cafe - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.
Sian - This theme restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.
Swirl - Onsite bar. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for INR 800 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Wired Internet access is available in public areas for INR 833 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately INR 600 for adults and INR 600 for children
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of INR 2500 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Train station pick-up and train station drop-off service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for INR 1500.0 per night
  • Airport shuttle service for children up to age 11 costs INR 0

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) and Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

Policies

<p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. </p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site. </p><p>Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. </p><p>This property accepts credit cards and cash.</p>
Please note: To comply with local law, no alcohol will be served in this property on the first day of every month.

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Frequently asked questions

Does The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
As of 6 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam on 8 February 2023 start from ₹5,850, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is INR 2500 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam and nearby?
The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam has a spa, an outdoor pool, and a steam room, as well as an arcade and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam?
Yes, there are 3 onsite restaurants. Nearby restaurants include The Oven (6-min walk), Punjab House (12-min walk), and Ojeen (14-min walk).
What's the area around The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam like?
The Gateway Hotel Marine Drive Ernakulam is a short 6-minute walk from Marine Drive and 16 minutes' walk from Centre Square Mall. Travelers say the area is quiet and good for shopping.

Reviews

8.4

Very good

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

7.6/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.7/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Krishnan, 3-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

The location is great. Good service. It is not worth the money.
JOSEPH, 3-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great stay!
We had a great experience at the Gateway, Kochi… wonderful service, food and amenities!
Shebu, 6-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

It was a good stay!
My stay was good! I love the location, I liked the options at breakfast and the bed was incredibly comfortable. Great hospitality and customer service as well, everyone assisted with a smile.
Sarah, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

False ceiling/ AC DUCTS leaking, linen have holes, rude check in staff in night.
Padmanabhan, 1-night family trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Good stay
Shankar, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Ambady, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great service and location. The outter infrastructure can be updated a little more maybe but overall very pleased
Merlyn, 9-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

2/10 Poor

Not worth the Money
Terrible hotel. Mould everywhere. Booked because of the TAJ brand, it’s some family business
Giju, 7-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Location is what this makes this property unique! However, post Covid-19, like many other properties, this too has jaded significantly compared to ~3 years ago..
Mohammed Najeeb, 2-night family trip
Verified Orbitz guest review