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The Taj Mahal Palace

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Pondicherry, India
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stay at the prestigious heritage wing of Taj Mahal Palace hotel is an experience which cannot be described in words. It takes you back by a century with its Victorian style room and its furniture. The rooms spread over six floors are maintained in such impeccable style that you feel you are in different country at a different time. Each...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

I have already tweeted about it, I've sent the hotel an email and I even told the guy I sat next to on the plane about it.... But here is my review... Honestly I cant even begin to tell you how amazing this hotel is! I can't put it into words because unless you've stayed there you can't understand how...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor on your experience at The Taj. It is our sincere endeavor to ensure that our guests enjoy a memorable experience and I am delighted to know that you had a...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We visited this hotel during my stay in mumbai in the months of April ... On entry through its grand reception it was like a feeling of some thing Very royal ...it has a huge reception and it looks like a big arena .... We stayed in Palace wing and our room was facing the gate way of India .......

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berkshire England
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to this wonderful hotel, we stayed in late April and this time we brought my sister and her husband along who, like us, absolutely loved every minute of their stay. The hotel is situated in a great location, food is fantastic, the pool area is just beautiful. Our favourite part was having breakfast in the...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful stay, gracious staff, great pampering. Our room got upgraded and it was well decorated for our anniversary stay. The staff made sure we had a good time. The Hotel and its heritage is beautiful. Its definitely a special place to be. Etched in our memory.

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Thane, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I strongly recommend to stay as i think its one of the best experience in the hotel offering a diversified view of Colaba. Staff is excellent - pool is super and the stay really helps you retrospect and slow down a bit in Mumbai fast life...

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Vail, Colorado
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For years we have read and heard about the majesty of this hotel and to finally experience it was a peak experience . There is no need to repeat all the praises that others have written, It is a living work of art and history. Some suggestions, however, if you are lucky enough to stay here: 1) Definitely stay in...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After watching several documentaries, reading lots of reviews, watching YouTube videos and having visited the hotel as a child, it was always on mine and my Mum's bucket list to visit the famous Taj Hotel and always been our dream to stay and experience the hotel. I had already booked to stay in Goa for a week to meet my...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Taj Mahal hotel in Colaba is a great place if you want to stay in the city of Mumbai. Good large spacious rooms, delicious food, very courteous service gives you a super experience only at the TAJ. The harbour bar and Golden Dragon have amazing drinks and food respectively. Shamiana is a great place to catch up with friends....

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This resort can literally make you realize how hospitality is the be explained. This resort defines the reason why taj hospitality is world renowned. Right from the heritage rooms to the food here is simply perfect. The piano cafe is breathtaking with the scenic view and the wonderful cup of tea with it. The staff here are genourously good and...

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1903, The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai is India's first luxury hotel. Offering panoramic views of the Arabian Sea and the Gateway of India, the hotel is a city landmark. The hotel offers 550 rooms including 42 suites, each adorned with original paintings and period furniture that exude an aura of old-world charm and elegance. The restaurants at The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai offer distinctive dining experiences that cover the finest Indian and international cuisines - from casual, all-day eateries to Oriental, Japanese, Indian and Mediterranean fine dining. The hotel also houses the first licensed bar of Mumbai and also a beautiful sea-front restaurant for hi-tea and live music. Palace Services in the Palace Wing of the hotel add to the experience, where the butler plays the all important role of guide and assistant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Taj Mahal Palace

Address: Apollo Bunder | Colaba, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
Region: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range: $230 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Taj Mahal Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 550
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Also Known As:
Taj Mahal Palace Hotel Mumbai (Bombay)
Hotel Taj Mahal Palace
Taj Hotels
The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel
Taj Palace Hotel
The Taj Mahal Hotel
The Taj Hotel
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#1 Family Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Business Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#3 Spa Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#3 Luxury Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
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“A room on the higher floor will get you sea view as the hotel is overlooking the famous Gateway of India.”
Vagabond1949, 29 May 2017 | Read review
“The new wing has lovely rooms with a view of the Gateway of India”
Eve720, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors of the old building are better but all the rooms we saw were generally a bit grubby”
Nomissivad, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Get the package. Excellent value and made a great say even better,”
400rachaelp, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“If staying in the Palace wing do not bother with the sea view rooms.”
aston1, 15 May 2017 | Read review
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