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The Taj Mahal Palace

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this magnificent hotel over Christmas and it was total luxury!! We had a fabulous room in the Palace Wing the staff treat you as a VIP at all times. I treated myself to a massage which was heavenly and value for money. The tea they serve you whilst in the Spa was beautiful.. I wish I knew...

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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

I had visited raj hotel in december ending i.e Christmas and had an awosome experienceat there and really liked there hospitality and the views .the hotels has spacious room i rate this hotel 4.9 out of 5

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London, UK
Reviewed 20 January 2016

WOW - what a lovely hotel. Service started at pick up from the airport. Journey took over an hour and the car had free WiFi. We booked a club room in the old part with sea view. In my opinion: don't book anything else. The hotel is awesome and perfectly restored. View from the room over "Gateway to India" makes...

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Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I stayed at the Taj Mahal Palace for 4 nights in January 2016 for work. The hotel is beautiful, overlooking the Gate of India, harbor, and city. The service was very attentive and the food delicious. There is ongoing construction but it could not be heard. The only negatives were the very cold air conditioning, which isn't something European guests...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We stayed in the original building and are glad we did. Our beautifully refurbished suite was tastefully furnished with a contemporary feel. It was spacious, elegant and offered beautiful views of the bay. The service was more than attentive and the restaurants were quite good. There was also a comfortable club lounge (that got a little too crowded at times)...

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Nottingham
Reviewed 20 January 2016

What a perfectly fantastic hotel. Every one should stay here at least once in their life. We stayed in the palace wing and it was pure luxury from stepping out the car. Everything is taken care of for you and nothing is too much trouble. We arrived a little early for check in, so we were seated in the palace...

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Noida, India
Reviewed 19 January 2016

a lot of variety and glamor will attract u to the its fullest luxury... go and reach the best in industry called TAJ lavish, luxurious, service and quality are the main components wrapped with taste and humor all around to view upon and observe in liesure

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Arriving at 2-00 AM check in was fast, simple and sympathetic with the The Duty Manager personally escorting to the Suite. The Taj Group have always had great Staff Training schemes but the big difference at the Taj Mahal is they have encouraged staff to be natural and the perfect service is not over the top as found in so...

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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 19 January 2016

The way the hotel staff takes care of the guest is commendable and extremely of highest standards. My room was upgraded on the special occasion of my wedding it was really pleasant surprise to us. Looking forward to visiting again.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We had such a lovely stay here over Christmas. The staff were all lovely, and brought us some xmas decorations as they realised that we were missing Christmas. We had a fab view over the Gateway to India from the Tower wing. It didn't matter that we were in the Tower, the rooms were gorgeous and views completely insane. Food...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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
Region: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range: $288 - $645 (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 Business Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#4 Luxury Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
#4 Spa Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay)
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“Make sure you have a clear view across the Gateway to India”
 of 5 bubbles j4c4h4d4, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Stay in Heritage section to experience Palace and luxury and ask for Gate way of India view.”
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“In the Palace Wing the Taj Club rooms on the 6th floor have vaulted ceilings”
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“Front view of water is best but not quietest ;)”
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“Ask for a sea view in the old wing.”
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