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Howard Plaza Agra

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001, India (Formerly Howard Sarovar Portico)
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

just about 1km away from the Taj Mahal, polite and helpful staff. smart and comfortable interiors. clean and stylish place. inhouse shopping for souvenirs which is of good quality and yet not overly priced. cozy terrace lounge. beautiful Taj Mahal view from the terrace. finger licking Indian & international cuisine restaurant, but comes at a price which is deserving! well... More

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Nainital
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in this hotel on a short trip to agra to attend a marriage. Arrived late evening but the guys upgraded me to suite. The food was to my liking. Room was clean. I recommend this hotel. The breakfast had both variety and tasty.

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted at reading feedback of your stay at Hotel Howard Plaza, Agra and thank you very much. The Howard team are very happy to receive your feedback and to learn that you enjoyed your dining experience at our restaurants. The team and I, look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back as and when you... More

Mumbai
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had shortlisted the Howard Plaza among other hotels, but decided to drive to Agra and then book...which turned out to be a great decision! Most hotels in this range are shoddy fly-by-night style operations and in a lot of cases were just haphazardly erected blocks..with no parking available!? The front desk was really well managed and we were given... More

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Greetings from Howard Plaza Agra I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor further to your experience at our hotel It is our earnest endeavor to ensure that our guests enjoy a memorable experience and I am delighted to know that you had a wonderful stay with... More

New Delhi, India
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb location. excellent rooms with bath tub in the bathrooms!! We booked for 2 adults ?& 2 children with extra bed. Breakfast and dinner was included in room rent for all of us! amazing! very close to Taj! Trip to fatehpur was arranged by travel desk, that was also satisfactory.

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We do appreciate you taking time out to share with us your experience while at our hotel. Thank you for your positive comments. I am continuously working with my team to ensure flawless service and great product experience for all our guests. Our Chefs are continuously working to offer our guests varied cuisines and great food. Look forward... More

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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60 reviews 60 reviews
26 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed there just for one night. Our room was comfortable, clean with an adequate size. The bathroom was also clean, big, but... the wall that separated the shower from the room was made of glass. Although it had a opaque blind, It was not enough to hide the shade. I may not be a problem if you go with... More

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings from Howard Plaza Agra I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor further to your experience at our hotel. It is our earnest endeavor to ensure that our guests enjoy a memorable experience and I am delighted to know that you had a wonderful... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We originally booked this hotel as we were reaching agra only around midnight and were leaving early morning at 6 am for the Taj Mahal. Hence decided that a normal range hotel should be adequate. But were we in for a surprise ???? The hotel has been recently renovated and is an excellent place to stay. Room size is large... More

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at Hotel Howard Plaza Agra and for posting feedback of your stay through TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay. Your appreciation of our friendly staff, the scrumptious food, the splendid view and the well-appointed rooms is very encouraging. Your generous praise of our service and facilities is very inspiring. Our... More

New Delhi, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Well, we had to settle for Howard plaza as most of the other hotels in Agra were sold out due to long weekend. However it proved to be much better than our expectations. Hotel lobby is pretty grand for a 3 star hotel; rooms are comfortable and well maintained. Hotel sports a swimming pool, fitness center and a spa. We... More

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We do appreciate you taking time out to share with us your experience while at our hotel. Thank you for your positive comments. I am continuously working with my team to ensure flawless service and great product experience for all our guests. Our Chefs are continuously working to offer our guests varied cuisines and great food. Look forward... More

Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I stayed at this hotel in April 2014. Very friendly staff. Have a terrace bar where a waiter served us snacks and nice cold beer and Indian sparkling wine. But if going in summer make sure you take a really good mosquito repellent. Spacious bedrooms. Bathrooms were also nice but could have been cleaner.

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We do appreciate you taking time out to share with us your experience while at our hotel. Thank you for your positive comments. I am continuously working with my team to ensure flawless service and great product experience for all our guests. Our Chefs are continuously working to offer our guests varied cuisines and great food. Look forward... More

Mumbai
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

My family had a wonderful experience at this Hotel. Close to the South Gate of Taj Mahal. We were welcomed nicely. Staff was very courteous. Rooms were amazing and well equipped. Food was good. Very prompt service.

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted at reading feedback of your stay at Hotel Howard Plaza, Agra and thank you very much. The Kitchen and the restaurants team are very happy to receive your feedback and to learn that you enjoyed your dining experience at our restaurants. The team and I, look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back as... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

A good hotel with good decor with in budget. Breakfast was very inclusive, catering both Indian and continental. Roof top restro was a pleasant experience.Overall a neat and clean hotel. Nothing bad experience apart from it took long time in reception while check in, which was very annoying after a long journey from New Delhi. And its a bit distant... More

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HPDesk, General Manager at Howard Plaza Agra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at Hotel Howard Plaza Agra and for posting feedback of your stay through TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay. Your appreciation of our friendly staff, the scrumptious food, the splendid view and the well-appointed rooms is very encouraging. Your generous praise of our service and facilities is very inspiring. Our... More

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Address: Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001, India (Formerly Howard Sarovar Portico)
Location: India > Uttar Pradesh > Agra
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Howard Plaza Agra 3*
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Also Known As:
Howard Sarovar Portico Hotel Agra
Park Plaza Hotel Agra
Park Plaza Agra
Agra Park Plaza
Howard Park Plaza Agra

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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#6 Business Hotel in Agra #10 Spa Hotel in Agra
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Gracious interiors, personalised service and Howard Plaza Agra's unique location are complemented by Agra's glittering monument to love, the Taj Mahal, this tranquil retreat is an best spot for a business or leisure stay, offering a magnificent view of The Taj Mahal from Beautiful roof top Terrace Restaurant (Terrace Grill), Rejuvenating Experience of relaxation (Elixir SPA), a mellow dramatic view of the bustling city through front tea patio (East India Company, Tea Lounge) and a fine spread of Indian Delicacies (Rendezvous). All the exclusive 86 well appointed rooms in this hotel near Taj Mahal are incorporated with safety lockers, In-room mini bar, and LCD Televisions. In order to maintain the highest standards of hospitality and luxury, Howard Plaza Agra also offers currency exchange, tour desk, wake-up service and many more facilities that make more than just a comfortable stay. Incorporating business facilities like wireless internet access, comfortable furnishing and well trained staff for assistance, our hotel in Agra is well-suited for corporate as well as leisure traveler. After a tiring day, guests can also relax at the swimming pool and spa, with sauna, steam bath and Jacuzzi. Guests can savour some sumptuous and beautifully presented cuisine at restaurants of Howard Plaza or have their favorite drinks at Terrace Grill Bar and Lounge, or just relax and have some yummy treat at Rendezvous, all day dining. Howard Plaza promotes it self as an affordable, friendly and best price option in the city with unique close location to Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and with a variety of restaurants and cafes in walking proximity. ... more   less 
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