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Hotel Diplomat

3.5 of 5 24 26, B.K. Boman Behram Marg, Apollo Bunde | Apollo Bunder, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel through Hotwire, so didn't know what it would be until after I paid for it. Hotwire said it was 3.5 stars, so assumed it would be clean and safe (Hotwire has never let me down...before). I was dead wrong this time. This hotel is at-best a 1 star (per Western standards). Rooms are reminiscent of the 80's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Hotel is situated at the back of the Taj Mahal Hotel. They were renovating the lobby area when stayed. Staff service was ok. Internet connection is not free, had to pay 100 rupees for 24 hour connection, which was a bit slow. Room was clean, which had a leaking ac unit on first night - it was repaired when reported.... More 

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DiplomatMumbai01, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time out to review our hotel. We have worked on the wifi and increased the number of routers on the floor. Our lobby is now newly renovated and we do request you to visit us again for a brand new experience. We could offer you a room which is a bit quieter than... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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46 reviews 46 reviews
30 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights on an official visit to Mumbai. Booking was done by the company I work for. I will get straight to the good and not so good about the hotel. What I liked 1. Good internet speed. Though you have to buy a internet card daily. 2. Nice location. 3. Room tariff is reasonable. 4.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I was looking for a hotel room in South Mumbai at the last minute and that is when I came across HotelsAroundYou.com. I booked Hotel Diplomat and of all my booking experiences, this was the easiest. I found the best available discount on this site that saved me a lot of money. The hotel was actually pretty good for what... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The hotel is good for tourists who have a little budget and wants to stay near to tourism places.. The hotel located in culaba which is the best neighborhood in Mumbai. But sadly the rooms very small and the towels, blanket and Sheet are not clean. The worst thing in this hotel is the ( elevator ). I saw many... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The location of the hotel is very good. Its beside everything important for tourism purpose. But the room is very small and old and very unclean. The service of the hotel stuff is not bad but they are very very dirty. The hall way is old and was being repainted ... Overall a average for low budget

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Almost everytime i travel to mumbai, this hotel is my favourite. Rooms are nice, friendly staff, good food & above all very nice location (adjacent to taj). Markets, restaurants, coffee shops, india gate, marine drive are about 10 mins away from this place. Very peaceful hotel, nice rooms

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I chose this place due to its location. Is just behind Taj Mahal Palace, one of the main in Mumbai. The services is good, good price with breakfast inclusive. The hotel bar is a nice place to have a drink after a long walking day. Do not expect luxury, the hotel is good equipped for what you need as basics:... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Having been desperate for somewhere to stay in Mumbai during a festival we were directed here by another hotel. It's a bit utilitarian, in a government-hotel-from-the-sixties kind of way, but it was clean, the rooms were a good size, the shower was good, there was a bath, and plenty of cable channels. We got room service once and the food... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

This was my fifth time staying at Hotel Diplomat. The location. Starbucks is right in front of the hotel. And the Taj too. India Gate is a block away At the rear is the shopping street. The room was alright. The sheets were clean. The AC was tip top. The room was quiet. One of the electrical outlets didn't need... More 

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Address: 24 26, B.K. Boman Behram Marg, Apollo Bunde | Apollo Bunder, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
Location: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Diplomat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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