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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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Dover, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

The hotel is situated directly behind the Taj and a short distance from Cafe Leopold, ideal for all the major sights of Mumbai. The staff were fantastic, very polite and always helpful. The rooms were a decent size and had tea/coffee making facilities but need to be updated.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel location is the best part of it. Located just behind the Taj mahal Palace and in the centre of Colaba makes it convenient for travellers to stay here. The CST is a 10 mins distance in case you look for a good hotel nearby railway stations. Taxi is always availble at this area even at late night. Food... More 

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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is situated right behind the Taj Mahal palace, a block away from Café Leopold and within distance of all the major sights in South Mumbai so location is pretty much perfect. It was clean, functional and the service was polite and fast. Like in most of Mumbai it is noisy and also located above a night club! Initially... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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62 reviews 62 reviews
39 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is wonderfully located just behind the Taj Mahal and in the middle of action in Colaba. staying here for an ideal Mumbai tourist could be a great convenience. BUT.. the rooms/quality of linen/b/fast all are below par. in fact i was put up by a client and did not enjoy it at all.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location was great, right around the corner from the gateway of india and the Taj Mahal hotel. However the room was pretty average considering the price, it was clean and had an en suite and comfyish beds but we had this everywhere else we stayed, and they cost a lot less. The first night we were there we barely... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is ideally placed a five minutes' walk from the famous Gateway to India. The surroundings are pleasant - except for the heart breaking poverty you see everywhere - and the shopping area around the hotel is worth while exploring, especially the Kashmir shops. But the hotel as such is very loud and rather diasppointing. The rooms are quite... More 

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london
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This hotel is a disaster and should not be allowed to be in business. The rooms are dismal, dull and dirty with terrible views (I can only speak for the two rooms I looked at). There is no safe in the room and the cups are unclean. My friends found dirty sheets and hairs in the bed which is the... More 

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New Delhi, India
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This hotel is situated at the back of Taj Hotel so we thought that it must be a nice hotel.But when we entered our rooms the scenerio was horrified....we have booked two rooms but as they were not having same rooms on same floor so they have given one so called special room which is made for patients....anyhow we manage... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

There are couple of nice features of this hotel, and a couple of others. I'll share the good news first. The location of the hotel is excellent, located right across the amazing Taj hotel, a minute walk from the Gate of India - it doesn't get much better than this in Kolaba. Judging by my room, the rooms are perfectly... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

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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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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