About the hotel
Are you planning to visit the port city of Kerala during your next vacation? Then Sapphire Inn is undoubtedly among the best 2-star hotels in Kochi to stay in. The air-conditioned rooms of this hotel are large, spacious, and have attached bathroom with western fittings. Besides, the rooms have modern amenities such as widescreen television with multiple channels, separate seating area, and luggage storage space. This hotel offers premium services like round the clock front desk, complimentary airport shuttle, 24-hour security, room service, travel assistance, currency exchange service, and a dedicated travel desk. The in-house multi-cuisine restaurant offers delicious dishes to pamper your taste buds. Besides, you can also enjoy an amazing cup of coffee in the 24-hour coffee shop. Among modes of public transport accessible from this hotel, the Aluva Periyay Nagar is the nearest railway station situated about 13 km whereas Ernakulam junction is 31 km.
There a number of interesting things to do in Kochi. To begin with, you can visit the Fort Kochi Beach, which is a family beach with a stunning sunset view. Check out the Dutch colony nearby which has homes modeled on Dutch architecture from the colonial era. The awe-inspiring Santa Cruz Basilica is another star attraction of Kochi. The Paradesi Synagogue houses innumerable antiques like Belgian glass chandeliers, clock towers, carved teak arcs, etc. Go shopping in Kochi at the local Cochin Spice Market to take home authentic spices or the Jew Town to shop for amazing antiques at throwaway prices.