Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort is a palace-turned-heritage hotel in Kochi located at the Bolgatty Island. A lot of tourists visit this charming tourist spot every day because it is the oldest existing palaces built by Dutch outside Holland. This quaint mansion draws travelers from different parts of the world with its exquisite architectural style and eye-catching surroundings. Visiting this resort shall be a memorable experience as it offers both business and leisure. Popularly known as the ‘honeymooner’s paradise, each visitor admire the legacy of this charming mansion. Log on www.kochitaxi.in to get more details about Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort and to arrange your trip to this place without any hassles.
Set in almost 8 acres of landscape, the Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort attracts travelers with its well-manicured lawns and large trees. The eye-catching Dutch architecture style is the prime feature of this heritage resort. Everything in this palace attracts visitors like its strong pillars, large halls, glass windows with wood frames and tiled roofs. The enchanting backdrop of Bolgatty Palace is a sight to behold. A nine-hole golf course surrounding the palace is another attraction of it. This golf-course was set up in 1923. A large park is also near the Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort.
Overlooking the majestic Lake Vembanad, the Bolgatty Palace built in 1744 by a Dutch trader. The most important attraction of this palace is that there is no such oldest Dutch Palaces outside Holland. The Kochi King leased the Bolgatty property in 1909 to British and it had been used as resident for British Governors till the independence of India. Later in 1976, the KTDC (Kerala Tourism Development Corporation) took over the administration of Bolgatty Palace and converted it into a charming heritage hotel.
As a heritage resort, Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort offers grand accommodation facilities to travelers. It is a favorite choice for many honeymooners. Some of the facilities of this resort include luxurious suites, a multi-cuisine restaurant, Ayurvedic spa, a swimming pool and a golf course. The antique furniture in the spacious rooms reminds the charm of a memorable past. The Kochi tourism organizes Kathakali and other traditional dance and cultural programs for the entertainment of their guests. They also arrange boat cruises and horse riding on request of their guests.
How To Reach
Visitors can reach Bolgatty Palace by boat from the High Court Junction within less than 10 minutes. You love the ride across the waters while enjoying the cool and fresh breeze. Visitors can also choose the Goshree Bridges for the ride to reach this heritage resort. And you just appreciate the grandeur of this property once you reach. Contact Kochi Taxi for a hassle-free trip to Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort.