Sowparnika Hermitage

William P Manual Road, Chirattapalam Junction, Cochin

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Sowparnika Hermitage

Facilities

Overview of Hostel

Sowparnika Hermitage is a backpackers hostel in a family home at the heart of Fort Cochin. We aim to give backpackers the essential hostel experience combined with a homestay experience. Sowparnika is not another run off the mill hostel it is a 'Homestel'

Our promise is to provide as much care, c

From Nights People

Directions

From Airport
1. By bus
Use Airport shuttle bus between 6 AM and 6 PM. Cost Rs.85/- Alight at Chirattappalam junction, walk back 20 meters and take the first left into William P Manual Road. (Look out for sign board on electric pole that reads Sowparnika Homestay/William Homestay or Good Look Beauty Parlour). The journey time is usually around 90 Minutes.
2. By Taxi
You can choose to take a pre-paid taxi for Rs.1200/- from the airport or take an Uber Taxi for About Rs.1000/-
Else we can arrange one of our trusted drivers to pick you up for an additional cost of Rs.1400/- (Our costs are slightly higher since we incur additional parking fees).
Here is our address:
Sowparnika Hermitage
William P Manual Road
Chirattapalam Junction on KB Jacob Road
Fort Kochi

From Ernakulam North/South Train Station
1. By bus
Take a rikshaw (Tuk-Tuk) or walk to the nearest bus station; it is just about a Kilometer from the station. Take any bus heading towards Fort Kochi; Alight at Chirattappalam junction, walk back 20 meters and take the first left into William P Manual Road. (Look out for sign board on electric pole that reads Sowparnika Homestay/William Homestay or Good Look Beauty Parlour). The journey time is usually around 45 Minutes.
2. By Taxi
You can get a pre-paid taxi or a Rikshaw (tuk-Tuk) for about Rs.250/- (Rs.300 if it is from the North Station).
3. By Ferry
Take a rikshaw (Tuk-tuk) to the marine drive jetty for about Rs.70/-; from there get on a ferry to fort Kochi; there is usually a ferry running every 20 minutes between 6 AM and 8.00 PM; the ferry costs Rs.4. Get down at Fort Kochi Jetty and take a Rikshaw (Tuk-Tuk) to William P Manual road on Chirattapalam Junction for about Rs.50. (Alight at Chirattappalam junction, walk back 20 meters and take the first left into William P Manual Road. (Look out for sign board on electric pole that reads Sowparnika Homestay/William Homestay or Good Look Beauty Parlour).
Here is our address in English
Sowparnika Hermitage
William P Manual Road
Chirattapalam Junction on KB Jacob Road
Fort Kochi

You may call us if you take taxi and let us talk to the driver, it's better to guide them in Malayalam.
You can find our contact detail in your confirmation letter after you made booking..

Located near

Sowparnika is located in a quiet neighborhood away from the hustle and bustle; yet it is only 200 meters away from the main street and 300 meters away from the Chirattappalam bus stop. All the main tourist attractions are within a radius of 3 KM's; the supermarkets and fruits stalls and restaurants are all within walking distance.

Conditions & Policy

Credit Cards Not Accepted

1. Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival. 2. Check in from 13:00 to 23:00. 3. Check out before 11:00 am. 4. Payment upon arrival by cash. Credit card not accepted. 5. Reception working hours 08:00-22:00. 6. Age Restriction?Guests should be over 18 years old; guests under 18 years old should stay with guardians/parents. 7. Taxes included. 8. Breakfast not included. 9. No pets. 10. Please be responsible for the valueable stuff, we will not be responsible.