Grand Hyatt will debut  in Kerala on the scenic Bolgatty Island.  Launch dates for Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty haven’t been official announced yet, but the hospitality group is aiming for an opening in March 2018.

Offering views of tranquil backwaters, the cityscape and the hotel’s lush green gardens, the property is in a quiet location in Kochi.

The hotel has 265 rooms including 38 suites with facilities such as a minibar, work desk and a shower. In addition to these, there are four individual villas, each with a separate dining area, library, kitchen and terrace with a plunge pool.

Wifi is free to all guests across the property.

Culinary offerings include a grill and rooftop bar — Colony Clubhouse and Grill, a south indian restaurant — Malabar Café, and Thai Restaurant that serves Thai food. The pool bar and Grand Lounge is where one can enjoy cooling drinks.

Other facilities on the property include a 3,000 sqm event space, a swimming pool, spa, kids play area, and a gym. The hotel is next door to Lulu Bolgatty International Convention Centre, which has 6,130 sqm of indoor and 3,430 sqm of outdoor event spaces, will also be available to book via Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty.

Jazreen Deboo