Secret Garden is an isolated luxury hotel that is hidden amidst the busy city of Fort Kochi, situated at the end of a maze in the Bishop’s garden lane. If you are looking for privacy amidst the hustle and bustle of the city, then Secret Garden is the ideal place. The magic of secret garden will definitely capture your heart.
More than a hotel, Secret Garden is a home away from home. It is surrounded by the jungle, the village and the busy city of Fort Kochi. Secret garden is actually an old Bungalow that is plastered with thick lime walls and decorated with wooden ceilings. The very architecture of the secret garden keeps away the heat all the year around. The house is cool even on the hottest days of the year.
The artistic genius is echoed from every nook and corner of the house. Even though it is an old mansion, it is well equipped with all modern amenities including Wi-Fi facility. In the central red library of the Secret Garden, there are options for music and cable. Bicycles are available in the Secret garden for its guests. They can take a bicycle drive through the busy streets of Fort Kochi that reflects history.
Yoga sessions are held in the back garden every day. If you wish to revamp your spirit then practicing yoga is the best choice. You can linger around the serene pool in the garden. If you are so enthusiastic, you can take a cool dip in the pool. It will refresh your body, mind and spirit.
One of the greatest attraction of the Secret Garden is that it is an eco friendly hotel, doing its best to sustain the environment. Rainwater harvesting is practiced here. Water is heated with solar power and use of plastic inside the Secret Garden is avoided.
There are three double bed rooms in the Secret Garden and a master suite. The rooms are spacious, cozy, styled with Kerala architecture with doors opening into the picturesque verandah. Wooden carved furniture and traditional Indian mural painting adds to the enchantment of the rooms.
There is a small in house restaurant in the Secret Garden which serves breakfast only.
How to reach Secret Garden
The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport. It is only at a distance of 48kms (1.5 hrs. drive) from the Cochin International Airport.