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SMS Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sawai Ram Singh Road | opp Reserve Bank of India, Jaipur 302 005, India
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Ranked #130 of 302 Hotels in Jaipur
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pondicherry, India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I am surprised that the Taj group claims any kind of association to this property because if they do, they better wake up before SMS Hotel destroys their reputation. I stayed there recently for the third time and could not believe how much the place has deteriorated due to lack of care. The rooms are large but lack any beauty... More

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134 reviews 134 reviews
37 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

this is an ok hotel, not much when comparing to the jaw dropping luxury hotel next door. however, you paid what you get. the room was spacious and you are more likely to get a free upgrade if you are white, blonde with blue eyes. the overall room needs some maintainence, all a bit tatty, wifi is available at a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

What you need in a hot city like jaipur is someplace like this... lush green gardens, excellent food, huge rooms, quick in room dining and the best part is the price you pay for it. Also it has a small swimming pool surrounded by garden full of peacocks... I just loved it. Looking forward to stay again...

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Mumbai, India
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I stay in the hotel last year b'cos of a conference there. This time too it was the same reason. I expected a change since the last time I wrote a review. But alas.. I was wrong.. This hotel is a black spot on TAJ. I fail to understand why this hotel is so bad. Check in was smooth. Even... More

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New Delhi, India
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41 reviews 41 reviews
34 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

best property in terms of grand feeling, services and price. extremely spacious bedrooms with all basic amenities makes it worth staying. only drawback was water logging in bathroom in shower area, but we didnt even complain for it, so no regrets. breakfast was not delicious. staff- extremely courteous, willing to help in every manner they can. we had a rambagh... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

It was the second time i stayed in the Sms and what i like is the big spasious rooms and its good location next to the Rambagh Palace hotel. The staff was very friendly and i think it was good value for money. It could be nice if they could make the Wi fi free

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Travelled to the SMS hotel in November 2013. I suggest that its value for money in the off season since the rates are really cheap. They have good rooms, but nothing much to do beyond a small pool ....Its a nice place to stay, but not the sorts where you can vegetate in the resort. There were some billing issues... More

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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114 reviews 114 reviews
64 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Upon arrival, at what is clearly a back entrance, low spec reception, told that there was no bar, no lounge of any sort, breakfast room, was cold & uninviting, room was Ok but nothing special wash basin had abasent drain plug ( this we found out to be quite common in Indian- must advise folks to carry a univerasal waste... More

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New Delhi, India
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73 reviews 73 reviews
22 hotel reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We last came to this place on 4th October 2012 . Then itself we felt we would come again. And we did it. Actually its so different from others because you get the royal touch from the word go. The Hotel staff are almost all from the Royal days . They served the royals and carry the same flavor. The... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Great place, large rooms, just next to the ragbag palace.had a walk,to the ragbag palace, the gates were opened for me, had a small walk through the gardens...wow, so many peacoks , first time a saw a peacock dancing.there were around 50 peacoks.this place is good for a rest.

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Address: Sawai Ram Singh Road | opp Reserve Bank of India, Jaipur 302 005, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Jaipur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — SMS Hotel 3*
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