Kochi may not be known for its extravagant nightlife, but the scene is definitely growing. With a number of hotels and venues opening up to the demand of the generation’s needs to let loose on the weekends, here is a list of the best venues in Kochi to host a party.
LLAB, which was Kochi’s much-accoladed club previously known as Loungevity, is a live space that resonates creativity. With all the looks of a warehouse, LLAB hosts specially curated shows, experimental retail events & music showcases.
This once-in-a-month music showcase aims to promote underground electronic music in an environment that will inspire both the artists and crowd to push boundaries. A central location like MG Road ensures a greater crowd for events like Techno parties and other DJ events. The space is rightfully revolutionary with its unique concept in all.
2. Crowne Plaza
The hottest spot in Kochi if you want to experience its nightlife, is undeniably at The Crowne Plaza, more specifically at SkyGrill. With a DJ lineup set up almost every weekend, you can never get enough of the parties hosted here.
This rooftop venue, with its beautiful view of the city, has an elaborate food menu that will satisfy your cravings to the fullest. Located a little away from the centre in Maradu, Crowne Plaza is one of the city’s most popular hotels and thus poses a great advantage in terms of attracting a good amount of crowd for its parties.
3. Le Meridien
Set in one of the largest areas with the most beautiful views of the city, Le Meridien has a wide list of halls and spaces within its property to host any kind of events, from business meetings to weddings to parties.
The beautiful backwater view is one of the best parts of the venue, apart from the various facilities it provides that ensures that every kind of event is carried out with no compromises.
4. Radisson Blu
Located in the busy central area near Kadavanthara, Radisson Blu which was previously known as Dream Hotel, is one of the most popular spots of the party scene in Kochi.
The Ava Lounge is usually where these parties are held, and which is a vibrant venue for the best experience of a clubbing scene in Kochi. A bar with a pretty good selection of drinks, as well as a groovy and upbeat playlist will definitely get you up on your feet and in the party mood at the Ava Lounge.
5. Casino Hotel
The Casino Hotel is known to throw one of the best New Year’s Eve parties at a price which doesn’t make you feel too sad.
They have a great venue, especially the poolside lawn with a capacity of about 400-1200 people according to the event, with all amenities that could be required for an event are provided. Even though it’s located at Willingdon Island, its reputation for being one of the popular party venues in Kochi is enough reason to attract a huge amount of crowd even from the city.
6. Taj Malabar
One of the most prestigious hotels in Kochi, the Taj Malabar, is definitely one of the sophisticated options to look forward to. The Poolside Lawn is a vast space to host beautiful outdoor parties, with a large capacity of around 1000 people. They also provide equipment such as AV as well as power backup facilities that can be of great advantage to the hosts.