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The Taj Mahal Palace

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Rhondda Cynon Taf, United Kingdom
Reviewed today NEW

Our cruise stopped in Mumbai and had to visit the Taj Mahal Palace after watching the TV series. It was around a 20 minute walk from the cruise terminal, well actually 20 minutes on way back over 90 minutes to get there as we took a wrong turning. The hotel is stunning and could only dream of saying there for...

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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A Tata hotel built at the turn of the 20th century, the Taj Mahal Palace is located on the Mumbai shoreline overlooking the Gateway to India monument built by the British.While there is a modern tower block addition, we stayed in the original building which has been internally restyled to a very high standard. We had a room with a...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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The hotel was great, the staff were fantastic. The food was of the highest quality and taste. I was very pleased with everything that this hotel offered, and, this was an overall superior experience. I will most definitely return to this hotel.

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Nice place visit again Breakfasts having variety and it is changed on each day. The fish tikka laziz we tried was excellent. The reception is very good and motivating Really the wonder in Mumbai excellent personalised services and mouth watering food. Extraordinary interiors and peaceful atmosphere. Lovely humble staff and caring head of...

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Sydney, Australia
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this was the pinnacle of hotels and stands alone way above Marina Bay Sands or any other top shelf hotel in the world easily. All staff simply to nice and never expected this sort service at all. Taj you are the Taj of India and rest of the world.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

A group of us had afternoon tea here. It was well worth it. The views of the bay were spectacular. The decor and music provided for a great ambience. The tea and snacks were fantastic. We had plenty to eat and wish we could have stayed all night. If you have the opportunity to go it is a must, it...

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London, United Kingdom
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As a regular tourist to Goa, I tend to just transit through Mumbai. Was visiting India with my cousin (her first time) so we decided to splash out and stay at The Taj Palace. It was everything you imagine and then some. We booked the Palace suite rather than the tower (a modern addition). The Palace rooms come with a...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is indeed A Tradition at the TAJ Hotels to enhance the Hospitality Experience which I have been enjoying over 4 decades. Thank you for keeping the Tradition....you are my second home. Thank you for your taking utmost care to ensure that my visits and stay at the Hotel is a memorable experience.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at the Taj for a few days during our honeymoon and could not have been happier. The service was highly personalized and responsive, the room was beautiful, and the food was delicious. Everyone was smiling and often anticipating our needs, starting with our driver pick-up at the airport through our check-out and drop-off. Thanks for...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Taj is an amazing hotel. My friend and I stayed 4 nights and were upgraded from a tower room to a heritage. Spotlessly clean with luxe linens and a beautiful decor. the breakfast was amazing. Excellent service also. If you don't go to the restaurants or order room service this hotel is surprisingly affordable- especially by Australian standards! Wouldn't...

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  • Free Parking
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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: $186 - $740 (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
The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel
The Taj Hotel
The Taj Mahal Hotel
Taj Hotels
Taj Palace Hotel
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#1 Family Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Business Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#3 Spa Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#3 Luxury Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
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“Shore side rooms have excellent views.”
 of 5 bubbles grahams8448, yesterday | Read review
“Face he sea if possible”
 of 5 bubbles udihc, 2 days ago | Read review
“If you stay in the old building make sure you get a room with a view otherwise the room will be too dark.”
 of 5 bubbles sauravdas2017, 4 days ago | Read review
“Palace Wing for the traditional experience. there is a large "modern" Tower Wing annexed, so that will cater for all tastes.”
 of 5 bubbles NZtraveller0012014, 5 days ago | Read review
“The tower wing is more modern compared to the heritage wing. Both both are good.”
 of 5 bubbles AshutoshM783, 6 days ago | Read review
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