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The Taj Mahal Palace

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Dundee
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Out of our price bracket,but well worth a visit for a drink,the inside is totally amazing and the staff attentive,as I said earlier a bit pricey for us,but I'm glad we saw it in all it's splendour. It's hard to believe that it was attacked eight years Go.

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Amman, Jordan
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A huge building located in the coastal road opposite Indian Gate and close to all kind of services including local, middtirian and international restaurants. The hotel is very luxurious and provides excellent services to all guests.

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Toledo, Ohio
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The iconic Taj Mumbai for us feels like coming back home. As always, we stayed in the tower, which is the modern version of the adjacent classic Taj. The view from above over The Gate of India, the sea beyond it and the sunrise over the gate is magnificent. This time we were on the 10th floor and upon arrival...

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My significant other was staying in The Taj Mahal Palace for a week and as I wanted to surprise him with something, I wrote to the the hotel, asking to arrange him a surprise to his room (because I was in Europe myself). And it was fantastic! They replied me within a few hours and promised they will decorate the...

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Yorkshire
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in the towers part of this hotel and were not disappointed. Totally amazing hotel and worth every single rupee paid. Room looking out onto Gateway to India is something that will always stay with me. Fabulous. Food at Taj is amazing - breakfast choice best I have ever had. Can't recommend it enough.

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Washington, D.C., United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff, facilities, and food were excellent! This is the best hotel I've stayed in and probably one of the top hotels in the world! Every detail was meticulously organized and planned! Highly recommended!

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London GBR, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel was the highlight of my vacation to Mumbai. GREAT!!! I recommend this hotel to everyone. Book a driver and tour too. Lovely staff. Food can be overpriced, try Leopolds cafe around the back streets.

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Chipping Norton
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent our second two nights at the Taj as my wife celebrated her birthday there over two nights before we moved on to Kerala. Despite the manic currency issue and USA president elections going on at the same time the hotel did everything in its power to make my wife's birthday so special! Cake[s], balloons and decorated bedroom linen,...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed with my family in the last week of November'16 for 4 days in the Heritage section of the hotel and all I can say that the stay has been super fantastic. The porch area is really small and one has to get down or board the vehicle with lightening speed as there is always queue building up, but...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Once I got past the shock- and then the piece of mind- of our car getting checked for bombs upon entering the gates... I was in love with this place! Great service doesn't even begin to describe how everyone in the hotel goes out of their way to make you feel special and relaxed. Our luggage was lost at the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1903, The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai is India's first luxury hotel. Offering panoramic views of the Arabian Sea and the Gateway of India, the hotel is a city landmark. The hotel offers 550 rooms including 42 suites, each adorned with original paintings and period furniture that exude an aura of old-world charm and elegance. The restaurants at The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai offer distinctive dining experiences that cover the finest Indian and international cuisines - from casual, all-day eateries to Oriental, Japanese, Indian and Mediterranean fine dining. The hotel also houses the first licensed bar of Mumbai and also a beautiful sea-front restaurant for hi-tea and live music. Palace Services in the Palace Wing of the hotel add to the experience, where the butler plays the all important role of guide and assistant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Taj Mahal Palace

Address: Apollo Bunder | Colaba, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
Location: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range: $202 - $451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Taj Mahal Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 550
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Also Known As:
Taj Mahal Palace Hotel Mumbai (Bombay)
Hotel Taj Mahal Palace
Taj Hotels
The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel
Taj Palace Hotel
The Taj Mahal Hotel
The Taj Hotel
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#1 Family Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Business Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#4 Spa Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#4 Luxury Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
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“Make sure you have a clear view across the Gateway to India”
 of 5 bubbles j4c4h4d4, 3 days ago | Read review
“Stay in Heritage section to experience Palace and luxury and ask for Gate way of India view.”
 of 5 bubbles InderbirS, 3 days ago | Read review
“In the Palace Wing the Taj Club rooms on the 6th floor have vaulted ceilings”
 of 5 bubbles tobyjake, 4 days ago | Read review
“Front view of water is best but not quietest ;)”
 of 5 bubbles 927adrianah, 4 days ago | Read review
“Ask for a sea view in the old wing.”
 of 5 bubbles 497rodh, 1 week ago | Read review
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