ibis, the internationally celebrated economy brand of AccorHotels, marked its debut in Kochi today with the launch of ibis Kochi City Centre. Kochi, often referred to as the 'Queen of the Arabian Sea', is recognised as a leading destination in India with plenty to offer for travellers to the city. ibis Kochi City Centre is also the first AccorHotels’ property to open in the vibrant state of Kerala, ushering in the continued commitment and growth for the Group.
Located on Ernakulam’s commercial hub – MG Road, the hotel is a few steps away from the upcoming Kochi Metro station and a short drive from the Ernakulam Railway Station. Popular local tourist attractions, shopping hubs and commercial centres are within close proximity, making it the preferred hotel choice for corporate travellers and holidaymakers.
Offering a unique blend of modernity, comfort and affordability, ibis Kochi City Centre features 115 well-appointed guest rooms furnished with the signature ‘Sweet Bed™' by ibis, in-room amenities and WI-FI access. The hotel is home to Spice It –a signature food concept tailor made for India. Serving Indian, Oriental and European cuisine prepared from freshest locally sourced ingredients, ‘Spice It’ offers well-priced, quality home style and healthy food and beverages – buffet and an a la-carte menu – including an eight hour non-stop breakfast concept starting from four in the morning until noon. At ‘Spice It’, the concept of "You Create, We Cook" comes to life with live cooking stations. The interactive cooking environment lets guests explore their culinary skills whilst dining in one of the most vibrant and energetic restaurants in town. ibis Kochi City Centre also features My Zone at The Hub, the hotel’s lobby bar, where guests can spend quality time enjoying a refreshing drink while listening to their music, playing games or surfing the Internet on tablets that come equipped with high quality stereo headphones. For information about the hotel and its services, and travel information to plan their itinerary, guests can turn to the Virtual Concierge at ibis Kochi City Centre.
The ibis Kochi City Centre has two modern and stylish meeting rooms with state-of-the-art technology that can accommodate up to 70 guests for meetings and private events. Fitness enthusiasts can sweat it out at the hotel’s well-equipped Cardio Centre.