Facilities
Riverdale Group
Fully furnished & serviced apartments though extremely popular overseas, is a relatively new concept in India & especially in Kerala. The idea of having a holiday in a homely atmosphere with your near & dear ones & without being cramped in a small hotel room has made the serviced apartment concept very popular. The unique feature of enjoying the privacy & comfort of your home in surroundings equivalent to a 5 star hotel with the freedom to cook what you like has further enhanced the appeal of fully furnished & serviced apartments. Realizing the growing need for this service in Kerala & the potential of Kochi a the Gateway to Kerala, a group of professionals joined hands to offer hospitality in its newest form in Kochi, targeting a privileged class of holiday makers, business executives & NRI's’ to form Riverdale Holiday Homes & Apartments. Work on the project, a dream child of its Chairman Mr. P.S. Jacob, an eminent NRI based in UAE for over 25 years, started in mid 2000 & was completed on schedule in April. The other directors include professional from all walks of life ranging from professional accountants, engineers, architects, advertising experts, travel & tourism experts, to hotel industry professionals, together contributing to the Riverdale project a combined expertise & knowledge of over 100 years. The company has its registered office in Ernakulam & has ambitious growth plans for the future. After having completed the present Riverdale Serviced Apartments, the group have already laid down plans to diversify into other fields which include travel agency operations, motels, construction & complete servicing& maintenance of luxury villas exclusively for NRI’s. Under the dynamic leadership of its Chairman & its Board of Directors, Riverdale is already a name to reckon with in the hospitality industry in Kochi, truly living up to its mission statement.

Kerala known as 'Gods own country' is "One of the 10 exotic paradises in the world and one of the 'Must see' designations of the world" as stated by National Geographic Traveler.
Kochi ( Previously known as Cochin), is situated on the west coast of India in the beautiful state of Kerala. Kochi can be regarded as the commercial and industrial capital of Kerala. Kerala is one of the most prosperous state of India, flanked by the Arabian Sea on the western side and the Western Ghats on the eastern side. The city lies between 'Tripunithura, the seat of the erstwhile royalty to its southeast and the Eloor-Kalamassery industrial belt to its north. To the west lies is the Arabian sea. Kochi is the most important city in Kerala. Kochi is one of the most important industrial, trading and commercial centre of South India. Kochi is known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea. It is also referred to as the Gateway of South India.
Kochi is well connected by air, rail, road and waterways to all major cities within and outside Kerala.
By Air: Kochi International Airport situated in Nedumbassery just 20 kms away from the city is a fast developing airport of the region which is operating to many Gulf destinations and operates domestic fligts to Agatti, Bangalore, Mumbai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Goa, Madras and Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum - the capital of Kerala). Flights to other international destinations will start soon. Other international airports nearby includes Mumbai, Madras, Bangalore and Trivandrum.
Kochi and Ernakulam are connected to the rest of India by an extensive network of rails.There are three important railway stations here namely Cochin Harbour Terminus, Ernakulam Junction and Ernakulam Town . Many important trains start from here and many others pass through these stations.
By Road: Three important National Highways (NH) pass through/start from Kochi, apart from many state roads. NH 47 from Kanyakumari to Salem pass right through the heart of Kochi while NH 17 to Mumbai and NH 49 to Madurai (in Tamilnadu) starts from Kochi. Private and public transport services are available to/from all major cities of South India from here
Kochi has a magnificent all weather natural port. Regular boat service to places like Kottayam and Alleppey are available through the scenic backwaters of Kerala.
Facilities
From the time you become our guest, we make sure that you enjoy every moment of your stay at Riverdale. For enjoying a sight-seeing tour or for a shopping trip, round the clock transportation is available for the guests in luxury vehicles. For those wanting to take a romantic cruise through the winding waterways of Kochi or go to the famous Marine Drive, boating facility is also available.
You don't need to refrain from your morning walk at Riverdale. The jogging track built around the complex gives you enough walking distance in a calm and pollution free environment.
You can surf through the net while having a cup of coffee or enjoy a full course meal at our restaurant "Riverside" which offers choicest recipes of Indian and Continental dishes.
Your evenings are made merrier at our Club house with variety of games. If you are a sports enthusiast, you may enjoy a swim at our swimming pool or simply hire a bike from us and go cycling nearby places.
Your evenings are made merrier at our Club house with variety of games. If you are a sports enthusiast, you may enjoy a swim at our swimming pool or simply hire a bike from us and go cycling nearby places.
A state-of-the-art Conference Center "Majlis", equipped with the latest audio-visual conferencing facilities, which can accommodate up to 60 plus people is also available at very attractive rates. Cozy Hall, as its name implies is ideal for hosting regional conferences, regular sales/product presentations & launches, seminars, work-shops, board meetings, receptions, private parties, religious ceremonies etc. Outside catering facility or restaurant catering options are also available.

  • 24 Hours Reception/Room Service
  • Telephone/Fax/E-mail & Message handling
  • Tour Packages / Airport Transfers
  • Mini Conference Hall
  • Jogging Track
  • Laundry - - Restaurant
  • Club House
  • Boating facility
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV Channels
  • Business Center & Internet Facility