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The Oberoi Amarvilas

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Taj East Gate, Agra 282001, India
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived early to this hotel and we're amazed when we were allowed to check in 5 hours early. I was so impressed by the rooms manager and check in staff who were very professional. The views from the hotel are incredible and the rooms themselves are simply lovely. If I was staying again I would go all out for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I travel on business and pleasure extensively, having lived as an expat for 9 years. I have never experienced better service at any hotel. In addition the quality of the property is excellent and the hotel enjoys a view of the Taj.

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New Delhi, India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went to the Amarvilas with family to my parents 40th marriage anniversary. It was a beautiful experience as all of our rooms had direct views of the Taj Mahal, so when we woke up we would see the Taj from our bed. That was a sight to reminisce. The staff was very warm and welcoming and had arranged my... More

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Waterloo, Belgium
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is definitively a luxury hotel. The location is really unique (you can go to the Taj Mahal by foot and every room has a direct view on the Taj Mahal). The rooms are charming and beautiful. The hall, the bar and the salons are excellent and you have to spend time there. We found the restaurant a little bit... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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23 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Never had such à wonderful impression getting in an hotel ! Luxure, kindness, beauté and élégance. 2 restaurants, one international and one typically indian....both delicious ! Spacious and beautiful bled rooms with view, elegant bathroom, spa and most beautiful swimming pool in superb gardens...

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Bath, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This delightful hotel is situated as close to the Taj Mahal as it is possible to stay - and offers wonderful views of the building from all of its rooms. You can access the historic site courtesy of the hotel's golf buggies which is a great boon and I would recommend seeing the Taj at dawn, well worth the early... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was there in Agra to celebrate my marriage anniversary. The hotel stay at amarvilas turned out to be an excellent choice. The setting with taj in the background was perfect the staff very friendly the service impeccable and detail to small things everywhere. Personal touch by the general manager was very much appreciated. For me from now onwards a... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were extremely fortunate to have friends who gave us a night at the Oberoi in Agra when they learnt we were traveling to see the Taj Mahal. Both exceeded expectations. What impressed us most was the service from the staff. Nothing was too hard and they went to extraordinary lengths to ensure we had a great time for only... More

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Sydney
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful stay at this Hotel. The grounds are beautiful. The pool area is welcoming with bottled water, sun cream, body lotion etc given to you on arrival at pool. All staff were well trained, friendly and obliging. Nothing is too much trouble for management or staff. So nice to have a view of Taj Mahal from your window... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The road leading to the newest of the hotels by the Oberoi Group leaves you wondering where you are going as the car heads down narrow and shabby streets in Agra. There is no hint of what is awaiting you as you finally turn into the gateway, except the very grand hotel sign in shiny brass. The vista that awaits... More

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Additional Information about The Oberoi Amarvilas

Also Known As:
Oberoi Amarvilas Hotel Agra
Oberoi Amarvilas Hotel
Oberoi Hotel Agra
Oberoi Agra
Agra Oberoi
Amarvilas Agra
Address: Taj East Gate, Agra 282001, India
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Location: India > Uttar Pradesh > Agra
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Agra
#1 Luxury Hotel in Agra
#1 Family Hotel in Agra
#1 Business Hotel in Agra
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Oberoi Amarvilas 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Taj Mahal is extraordinary as much for what it is as how it has escaped the banality of cliché. For 350 years, this monument evokes a sense of wonder. Only by being there can you witness its true majesty, its symmetry, its setting and the delicacy of its carved marble inlaid with precious stones. Now just suppose you were to overlook it from your hotel room? The Oberoi Amarvilas is 600 metres from this tribute to love. The lavish interiors and elaborate gardens add to the serenity of the scene. The guestrooms are palatial: all have magical views and are luxuriously furnished with traditional fabrics, white marble, hand-crafted ornaments and every modern amenity. There is a luxury spa offering a range of therapies, a swimming pool where snacks and drinks are served; an ornamented ballroom and fine restaurants to suit the international palate. But the lobby lounge is a feast for the eye designed, as it was, around that glorious view of the Taj Mahal. ... more   less 
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