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West Gate of Taj | Taj Mahal,, Agra 282001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Barcelona, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All the good things are in the title. The location, the view from the rooftop are amazing; and the owner is friendly and help you in everything that you need. In the other hand, the rooms are not clean and the outside bathroom is too small and dirty.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I visited this hotel in Jan 2014 and i got the rooms at rate of 1100rs per day which included a complimentary breakfast and an entrance ticket to TAJ. The booking was done via phone and i spoke with the manager of the hotel Mr Uttam who was very helpful both in terms of booking the room and also giving... More

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dubai
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Don't go expecting much in terms of service and other stuff you expect from a hotel. This place has an amazing view of the Taj and is definitely among the closest to the entrance, what more can you ask for? I must say that we actually got good service and the rates were very reasonable. It was all a bit... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Had a conference in Jaypee Palace and found no where except Hotel Host to have place. They were kind enough to ensure me that the room would be booked for us. We were offered free breakfast since we went for the 1500/- room per night. Anoop surprisingly was the chef and the food was cooked really well. He also assisted... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

No wifi no hot water no host We chose this hotel because of the location , huge mistake. 1. no hot water. There is no hot water for shower. They say they have but after 30 mins wait the water is still only 30 degree celsus. 2. Small bed. I am 1.8 meter tall (about a little shorter than 6... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

We didn't stay at this place - thank god. But we stopped off for breakfast. We ordered masala omelette and toast. It was served by two children who I think had made it. The omelette was burnt, cold, green in colour and tasted very odd. The "toast" had been dipped in some kind of oil and tasted rank. Neither of... More

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York, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

The hotel was extremely dirty and basically, we left the room cleaner than it was upon our arrival. There was probably a renovation going on (tones of dust and noise) but nobody mentioned that to us. Two little boys were told to carry our backpacks up.One of them was smaller than the backpack. Fabric covered bedhead looked like eaten by... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

The rooms are clean and a nice size with a TV, i think a smidge pricey for a room without a bathroom but it was just across the hall and had hot water. There is a great view of the Taj from the roof and walking distance to the gate, they also sell the tickets so you don't have to... More

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Wirral
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

It is clean basic hotel which they seem to be working to raise standards and were very keen to receive feedback. I had lovely comfy bed and hot showers.. my friend wasn't so lucky so think it depends which room you are in. Great view of Taj Mahal from roof and ideal location. Staff were helpful and sweet 13 year... More

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Hotel Host is a cheap basic hotel very good location to the west gate of the Taj Mahal although I would suggest you make the short walk to the south gate for the most magnificent first view of the Taj. The room was clean & had hot water. What i really appreciated was the thick blanket & the electric heater... More

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Address: West Gate of Taj | Taj Mahal,, Agra 282001, India
Location: India > Uttar Pradesh > Agra
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Prime location(Only 70 meters far from west gate of TAJ), full view of Taj from roof top, all rooms LED TV with digital signals, hot shower, AC & non AC rooms, higienic food, non polluted area, safe security zone ... more   less 
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