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The Oberoi Amarvilas

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Yorkshire UK
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I cannot fault this hotel The location overlooking the Taj Mahal makes it extra special on its own, however, this is also a beautiful hotel As with all Oberoi hotels the service is exceptional, we stayed at four Oberoi hotels during our tour of northern India, they were all excellent but this was my favourite. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and poolside...

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Johns Creek, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

All the rooms here have a view of the Taj Mahal. Ours looked directly over the pool with a direct view of the monument. Our room was beautifully appointed. Not exactly spacious but not cramped either. But who cares? The VIEW! The staff is great. They have two restaurants. One serves buffets. The other is Indian cuisine. I have no...

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I booked this Hotel for 2 nights it was amazing. From the moment I arrived I felt like I am in those old days when a maharaja and a maharani used to live in this castle. The staff the weather the view every thing in this hotel makes me feel that I'm so special. All rooms has a balcony that's...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Oberoi Armavilas is unique. All the rooms have view of the Taj Mahal. Sadly, I expect, the serious aspects of the hotel, the rooms, the staff, the food, the gardens - 99% neatly clipped- are overshadowed by its neighbour. Having stayed here on many occasions the second night is the best, time to admire and enjoy the hotel. As...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great food at the restaurants in overoi hotel at Agra. The best Indian chef: Palguna. Indian taste! Indian service! All in front of the Tag mahal! Congrats! Try the kebab, and meet the chef! He will explain you everything and will teach you how to cook his specialities.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

An unbelievable experience with a view of the Taj Mahal from your window, the staff are amazing the food is to die for. The head chef Palguna is a credit to his profession. A must if you visit the Taj Mahal.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a stunning hotel, one of the seven wonders of the world - Taj Mahal looks so cool from every location of the hotel. From the main gate itself luxury start to roll in, stunning porch, lobby just takes your breath away. Amazing lounge and bar. Hats off again to Mr. PRSO to give this state of the art hotel...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Oberoi are renowned for their service and this hotel is no exception. The setting of this hotel is perfect, overlooking the Taj Mahal. We arrived tired and hot but we're greeted with cold drinks, flannels and smiling faces. We were given good advice about our timings to visit the Taj Mahal as we were on a tight schedule and the...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay at the Oberoi Amarvilas in Agra, India was unlike anything I have ever experienced. The resort is beautiful, the staff couldn't have been any more kind and attentive, and the view of the Taj Mahal is unbelievable. I would recommend anyone to stay at this hotel if travelling to the Taj. This is the best hotel I have...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an brillent hotel, great rooms and delicious food. An unforgetable experience in Oberoi Amarvilas. A very luxurious,comfortable and clean rooms all staffs are well trained and genuine during conversation. I remember one girl name was Soumita Ghosh in houskeeping making our room she was perfect at her job and well trained. Restruents is also good and the food...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Taj Mahal is extraordinary as much for what it is as how it has escaped the banality of cliché. For 350 years, this monument evokes a sense of wonder. Only by being there can you witness its true majesty, its symmetry, its setting and the delicacy of its carved marble inlaid with precious stones. Now just suppose you were to overlook it from your hotel room? The Oberoi Amarvilas is 600 metres from this tribute to love. The lavish interiors and elaborate gardens add to the serenity of the scene. The guestrooms are palatial: all have magical views and are luxuriously furnished with traditional fabrics, white marble, hand-crafted ornaments and every modern amenity. There is a luxury spa offering a range of therapies, a swimming pool where snacks and drinks are served; an ornamented ballroom and fine restaurants to suit the international palate. But the lobby lounge is a feast for the eye designed, as it was, around that glorious view of the Taj Mahal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oberoi Amarvilas

Address: Taj East Gate, Agra 282001, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Agra
Price Range: $700 - $1,776 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Oberoi Amarvilas 5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Oberoi Amarvilas Hotel Agra
Oberoi Hotel Agra
Oberoi Agra
Agra Oberoi
Amarvilas Agra
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Agra
#1 Romantic Hotel in Agra
#1 Spa Hotel in Agra
#1 Family Hotel in Agra
#1 Business Hotel in Agra
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“The higher the better”
 of 5 bubbles Leckby, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the Taj Mahal”
 of 5 bubbles verrcr, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The balconies are amazing, well worth the extra price to have a room with one”
 of 5 bubbles ajmia111, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Splurge for a balcony overlooking the Taj Mahal”
 of 5 bubbles rogerad, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
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