In 1919, KP Govinda Menon started off trading Tea in a small shop in the heart of Kerala’s Trading Hub, Cochin. Major brand of Nilgiri Tea was their key product in the store. From the sensitive, flavoury Nilgiri Orthodox teas to the strong, coloury CTC Teas, KPGM had the total spectrum of South Indian Teas to offer. Today KPGM is a name synonymous with quality tea with a one hundred-year-old tradition of classic tea blending. Lovingly run by Suresh Balaraman, the 3rd generation of KP Govinda Menon who takes prides himself in providing unique guest experience to its customers, this legendry property offers an experience on the long-standing traditions. The Location allows the guests a close connection to Old Kochi where there is art & traditions, various communities and the reminiscence of her colonial era.