Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Good Cleanliness
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Property Description

Santa Maria is 12 minutes walk from the beach. This is a three storied building with beautiful garden ,A 1-minute walk from Fort Kochi-Vypeen Ferry Terminal.

The spacious common rooms where all travelers can share their traveling tale.

Santa Maria is a 10-minute walk from Santa Cruz Basilica. It is 15 km from Ernakulam Railway Station and 42 km from Cochin International Airport. Free parking is available. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.2

  • Security 7.3

  • Location 9.1

  • Staff 8.9

  • Atmosphere 8.2

  • Cleanliness 6.7

  • Facilities 7.6

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    02 Apr 2019
    The staff are lovely. The location is perfect. The dorms are great. Breakfast was fab in the morning. Good social area. It was brilliant. Definitely stay here if you are going to Cochin
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    04 May 2019
    Great little hostel with free breakkie. Good location just off the waterfront and near to shops, restaurants and a fair amount of the cathedrals/museums etc. Sandhosh is also an exceptional host and helped us with all of our needs inc bike rental, cinema tickets, backwater tour and making sure there were always eggs for breakfast! Great few days. Stayed in double private - good ac and space.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.7


    24 Mar 2019
    An amazing experience! Friendly staff and they were quick to respond with any issues we faced.
    India, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    21 Mar 2019
    We loved our stay at this hostel! Only stayed in Kerala for 2 days - enough to see the walk-able attractions, but we missed out on those further afield. The atmosphere at the hostel was great and both nights were spent meeting new friends & enjoying games & some music. The room had aircon/fans & lockers, beds were comfy although there weren't any mosquito nets & not all windows had panes. Facilities were ok, lots of games to play, laundry service and a great breakfast. Would recommend!
    England, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.4


    06 Mar 2019
    Really enjoyed the stay here at Santa Maria. The staff are very kind and helping. They also provide you with any information and guide you to check out some hidden itineraries around the place. They have a good collection of travel books to refer to and plan your trip.
    India, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    03 Apr 2019
    Staff are very friendly and helpful. I felt very welcomed and at home. Rooms were air conditioned and the common areas are nice. Location is great, many restuarants and site seeing close by.
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    01 May 2019
    Santa Maria was perfect for a couple of nights in Kochi
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    25 May 2019
    Needs to be cleaner. Breakfast on Sunday wasn't the best. Staff are very nice. Good location.
    Spain, Female, 31-40
  • 6.3


    18 Apr 2019
    Pretty gross, needs a big clean. Sitting area is dark and uncomfortable
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 2.0


    28 Apr 2019
    Great place, very kind and helpful staff (only one guy when I was there plus the woman who makes breakfast), perfect location (a short walk from the ferry, very close to Fort Kochi Beach, etc.). I went in the off-season so it was not at all crowded, I had max. three people in my room. Breakfast is complimentary (simple South Indian food plus bread). Clean place and there are some books and stuff, a fully-equipped kitchen, plus common areas on the ground floor and in the attic
    USA, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Parking
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities