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Raja Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Ara Kashan Road Ram Nagar | near New Delhi railway station, New Delhi 110055, India (Minto Road)   |  
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Ranked #163 of 597 Hotels in New Delhi
Bangalore, India
1 review
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“not so great”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Rooms not great, response was also not good. Close to the new delhi railway station (1km) and metro (1.5km). Had to call up multiple times to get service. Location wise the area is little dirty - you can find better hotels in Karol Bagh area where you have more things to do and a lot of good eateries as well. Don't have decent eateries close by. Ok for the price.

Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

I stayed in this hotel for 2 weeks, I have found its location very convenient, close to the ND railway, the hotspot of Counaught Place and travelling from and to landmarks of New Dehli wasn't far of a distant. The service was excellent, the staff were very friendly and helpful. Although I had aircon, I had only been able to use it twice in my stay as it never turned back on... That didn't bother me as I had the 2 head fans on blast all the time. I would suggest grabbing the recently furnished rooms and above ground level as it does tend to get noisy early. But I was out quite early anyway. Its a safe and trustworthy hotel, as i was able to leave my personal belongings and not worry something will dissapear, locked or unlocked my doors.Overall my stay in this hotel was worth the money! Book ahead, it's an excellent stay.

  • Stayed September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I booked the Raj on clear-trip web site, after reading a few reviews on tripadvisor.
I have stayed in Praganj area on previous trips and find it a central base for the Delhi sites and Train/ station.
I can say i have been presently surprised at the Raj Hotel standard for the rate.
This place is a quantum leap for what was on offer 20 years ago.
Traveling as a single parent with 3 teenage boys they insisted we return for our stay before flying out.
I don't understand any negiitive comments regarding the supplied breakfast as the spread they put on is fantastic. Staff have been receptive and helpful, and as a group we rate the butter chicken at the copper restaurant No 1 in India.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Munnar, India
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

The hotel is conveniently located and is good value for money. However they could really work on improving their service part. We had booked 3 rooms. The rooms were not ready on arrival and were on different floors. They offered to shift the rooms the following day. But owing to no response from their end we dint bother. There is also a vast difference the renovated and non -renovated rooms. Choose and opt for the renovated rooms if possible. There was a vast difference between the rooms allocated.

Though breakfast was part of the package, we could not have breakfast for 2 days out of 4 owing to early travel requirements. We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast on one day and were in for a shock the next day morning. On reaching the restaurant we were informed that the restaurant was closed for renovation and breakfast would be served as room service. The choice was limited and we were informed that we would be charged extra for some extra slices of breads we had consumed. This was later though not charged when complained about still left a bad feeling. Also they could have informed us in advance that the restaurant was closed and the breakfast would be served room service. This would have saved us some precious time and also avoided the inconvenience of waiting for the breakfast. Missing out on the good Buffet breakfast was another dampener.

We had to ask for towels and in rooms we did not ask for towels none were provided.

Room cleaning was done daily if the room key left back the at Front Desk which was a good thing. Again on the positive side, the things left back in the room were safe. The Reception was also cooperative and agreed to safe keep laptops valuable and other things we did not want to lug around but were still hesitant to leave back in the room. The Doorman was very courteous and always cheerful.

The cab arranged for Airport drop was not on time giving us a few anxious moments.

So all in all it was a mixed experience and yes I would recommend this hotel if one is willing to ignore minor irritants.

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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

For the price you can't beat it. The quality was much more on par with American standards. The rooms were very clean and even offered to clean the rooms daily! (That's pretty much unheard of in Delhi!) We stayed in India for a month and this was definitly one of the greatest places to stay. It was very conveinent to shopping and the food was pretty great too. Very large rooms and great showers with hot water! The beds were also very comfortable. The staff was friendly and kind. They only bad thing was the downstairs restaurant. It was rather awkward and dimly lit. It's much better just to order the room service and eat it in your room. Other than that, it was great.

Room Tip: We stayed on the third floor and the rooms were great. We also looked at rooms on the second floor a...
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Pune
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

I use to go to Delhi frequently for my official work. Every time, I use to stay in Raja Hotel. The staff is very co operative, especially Mr. Mahesh. He always wel comes me with smile on his face. They will guide also, whenever you wish to go in city. Because, other than food, room, another important thing is good response from those people, which I get every time I go there.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Dehradun, India
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

if u need a good hotel in a cheap rate then it is best option.The staff are very co-operative. the room service are quite good and fast.they shown me all the four type room available in the hotel. i suggegt you to add some 200 rs in ur budget and you can stay in hotel raja which is a three star hotel insted of staying in budget hotel where room are so compacted. i really enjoyed my stay in delhi in this hotel.railway station is just 5 min walking distance from it.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Raja Hotel

Address: 5 Ara Kashan Road Ram Nagar | near New Delhi railway station, New Delhi 110055, India
Location: India > National Capital Territory of Delhi > New Delhi > Minto Road
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#14 Best Value Hotel in New Delhi
#61 Business Hotel in New Delhi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Raja Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Raja hotel is an architectural marvel, boasting aesthetically designed rooms featuring modern amenities, contemporary design and décor amidst peaceful & serene surroundings. All rooms & suites are spacious and tastefully decorated, designed, furnished & equipped to meet the discerning guests' needs. The rooms present a sense of luxurious comfort and residential warmth to its dweller. It beautifully blends luxury with comfort giving the travelers an ease to relax after a hectic day of sightseeing or business meetings. ... more   less 
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