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“Taj at lands end Mumbai”
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Taj Lands End
Ranked #12 of 454 Hotels in Mumbai (Bombay)
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Bengaluru, India
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“Taj at lands end Mumbai”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

This Taj is literally at the landsend at Mumbai.
It is a grand old hotel of Mumbai,situated just on the shores of the Arabian sea.The drive to reach it is through some of the very posh and exclusive areas with homes of many bollywood celebraties.
The drive into the lobby and the view out to the sea is nice,there was an earlier hotel blocking the view which is now being demoloshed.
The lobby with the reception is awesome,with a granduose staircase leading to the restaurant,
the lobby is tastefuly decorated with blossoms,fountains and has ample sitting space.
The staff are helpful and pleasant.The elevators are close to the reception and again spacious ones.The rooms are spacious and comfortable.The TV has a channel dedicated to the history of the Taj hotels ,narrated very well and with lot of facts .
The food like in most Taj properties is very good.
My room overlooke the sea and the sealink bridge at night is very nice to see.
I indeed had a very nice stay.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled on business
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Noida, India
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Reviewed January 6, 2013

Loved staying at this property and enjoyed the hospitality and courteous behavior of staff. Everybit is Bollywood about this hotel and not to be surprised saw many celebrities either attending some event or roaming around the lobby.
Mumbai's hustle Bustle is definitely missed as you're in one corner but take a walk outside the hotel and within minutes you hit crowd who are gathered to get glimpse of favorite stars who live in the vicinity.

Room Tip: Higher rooms will have better view for sure :)
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed January 6, 2013

I have been traveling to India for Business and pleasure and I have to say that it took me some time to find the right hotel in Mumbai. I usually go to more upscale guesthouses, but that was hard to find in Mumbai. Something was always off: location, price, noise. So I tried the Taj Palace, JW Marriott and the Taj and's end (you can read the other two reviews). The Taj Land's end is definitely my pick

Especially for returning travelers to Mumbai (but even for first tomers) Bandra is THE place to stay. Trendy, animated with cosmopolitan Mumbakas, upscale but not out of touch, nice cafés and restaurants (trendy and popular). It really has it all. And in Bandra this was an easy pick. Also a lot closer to the Airport than Bandra, which is important on the way in as most inbound flight land late. BTW, This hotel is in Bandra but a bit out of the way. You can still walk 10-15 min to the interesting parts of Bandra, it's totally safe and easy walk. But the heat might make it painful. So instead take a Tuk Tuk.

Nothing can fault here. The Service was good. I took an upscale room category. Usually I go with the standard, especially in this type of hotel, but this category guaranteed a 6PM Check Out, very convenient when you fly out around 1-2AM. And still less expensive than paying for an extra night.

Pool experience was great. Ate here once and food was good. View from the rooms of the 25th floor were awesome.

Yes, not cheap but worth it. And I do prefer it to the more upscale and more famous sister property. Definitely will come here again when in Mumbai.

Room Tip: Look at the higher category rooms, they allow a late Check Out at 6PM
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  • Stayed April 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed January 4, 2013

I have stayed here 4 times in the lat 12 months and my experience was just fantastic. Even by UK standards this hotel is expensive; however it is worth being pampered on once in a while. The first time I went I was given a free upgrade to club level - with free drinks etc?

One negative that I could think of and that is they do not allow two wheeled vehicles to the front entrance. On one occasion I was being dropped off at the hotel at 2am after a night out by my friend on his "motor bike" and the hotel will not allow me to be dropped off at the door when at that time "no" other vehicle was present in sight? Maybe a bit too stiff on rules?

Also the food in the all the hotel restaurants and the bar near the reception is very expensive? If you ask concierge they will direct you to other "good" restaurants nearby for a fraction of the cost. I had asked people to the hotel bar near the reception for a meeting and naturally if they would like any drinks and on one occasion I ordered 3 masala tees; when the bill came they had charged me over £5 each? Also I had invited some guests on one occasion for dinner and the bill was nearly £75 per head - however the food & drinks were not that great to be worthy of such a ransom?

Beware of the Taxi Scam? When you ask the gateman for a taxi - he will announce on the tannoy that a "Local Taxi" is needed - these taxis have an agreement with the hotel workers to give them a "kick back". Instead ask for a "metered taxi" ; be prepared to wait while as they will be reluctant to give you a "local taxi".

Despite all the above i will still keep going there as it is a good place to see Bollywood Stars in addition to having the feeling of pure luxury?

Room Tip: If it is the first time you are booking here it would be wise to take the gamble and book the room t...
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  • Stayed February 2012, traveled as a couple
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed January 3, 2013

Over the past 6 years my Husband and I have stayed at the Lands end atleast 6 times. Just one word - Excellent!
This is my "FAV" Taj property and its just like home away from home.
The rooms are fantastic - be it the suites, club rooms or the luxury rooms. The food is excellent. The buffet spread is great and the sunday brunch spread is just EXCELLENT! Dont miss the breakfast while us taying at the hotel! By far the best ive eaten.
The pool and jacuzzi are good and so are all the restaurants in the hotel - a great choice!
The hotel staff is very nice and attentive and its always a pleasure staying at the hotel!

Room Tip: Go for the club class rooms!
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 1, 2013

I actually expected a little more for some reason but it is a decent 5 star property half way between the airport and South Mumbai. It is slightly older than it looked in some of the photos that I saw but the service was good, the breakfast was nice. It has some nice gardens and pool area and also a decent sized gym. The rooms had nice pink marble bathrooms, with separate bath and shower. I visited the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in South Mumbai and it looked a slightly better hotel but it is also probably 1.5 hours from the airport so that needs to be considered.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled solo
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Birgit Z, General Manager at Taj Lands End, responded to this review, July 2, 2013
Dear Guest,

Greetings from Taj Lands End, Mumbai!

Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience. It’s wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the service and facilities. The team will have a big smile when they see your feedback! We really look forward to welcoming you back very soon!
If in the meantime there is anything I can do for you please feel free to let me know directly.
My e-mail address for easy reference is birgit.zorniger@tajhotels.com.

Warm wishes
Birgit Zorniger
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Centurion, South Africa
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Reviewed December 31, 2012

My recent stay at Taj Lands End was exceptional. The hotel was beautiful, well maintained and excellently staffed. The service we received was excellent and always with a smile. The restaurant staff and food was also exceptional. A definite hotel you can enjoy and return a number of times. If you are lucky, you might also spot a bollywood star!

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
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Property: Taj Lands End
Address: Band Stand, Bandra West | Bandra, Mumbai (Bombay) 400050, India
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Location: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#7 Business Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#7 Family Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#12 Spa Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#12 Luxury Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Taj Lands End 5*
Number of rooms: 493
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Taj Lands End, Mumbai offers the best of both worlds - breathtaking views of the sea and the energy of city life. The hotel is located in the heart of Bandra, which buzzes with activity day and night. An integral part of the Taj Luxury Hotels, Taj Lands End offers some of the city's finest accommodation, dining experiences, and comprehensive conferencing and banqueting facilities. The hotel offers the ideal blend of business and leisure with easy accessibility to the Bandra-Kurla, Andheri and Worli business districts as well as the domestic and international airport. Taj Lands End Mumbai is modern, but like all Taj hotels, reflects India's warm and heartfelt traditions of hospitality. ... more   less 
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