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Hotel Diplomat

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   24 26, B.K. Boman Behram Marg, Apollo Bunde | Apollo Bunder, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
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Ranked #136 of 362 hotels in Mumbai (Bombay)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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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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New Delhi, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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New Delhi, India
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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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Manila, Philippines
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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

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 an adapter. The mini-ref was rusty and not cold... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Stayed in the Diplomat for a night in January. Very close to India gate, Taj palace and other south mumbai Colaba attractions. Had old style pull- elevators which made the stay more fun, as there was always the imminent threat of danger when going to your room. Occasional bug crawling around the bathroom, but not too bad - more difficult... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

My daughter n I arrived back home from India. We wer in Hotel Diplomat n we spent good time there. The hotel is located behind Taj Palace n just few mins away from Gateway of India. It's in a safe n secured area. I would recommend others to stay in this hotel if on a 2-3 days trip.

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Hong Kong, China
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This was my fourth time staying at Hotel Diplomat. Generally, I would recommend this hotel because it's convenient, usually clean (sometimes a few ants) and the staff is quite good.After this trip though, I will reconsider for the next time. This time I paid extra to have free wifi in my room but it didn't work. I had to stand... More

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

If you do not care about roaches in the bathroom or insects in the shower and just want a bed. I Guess this hotel will do. Its very run Down, towels are dirty, the walls are dirty, the bathroom is full of mold. We rented two rooms and they were both just as worn Down. However just we had roaches,... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

This hotel's biggest positive is its location right behind the Taj Mahal hotel and it's restaurant which serves probably the best kebabs I have ever eaten. The hotel is very clean, but the bathrooms are a bit past their sell-by date. Staff and service excellent though, would stay here again.

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Also Known As:
Diplomat Hotel Mumbai
Address: 24 26, B.K. Boman Behram Marg, Apollo Bunde | Apollo Bunder, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
Location: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #136 of 362 hotels in Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Diplomat 3.5*
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