The Taj Mahal Palace

Bombay/ Mumbai, India

9.2 K reviews
Excellent luxury hotel. Close to Gulf. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas. Fantastic service. Great pool. Awesome vibe.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Lounge
    • Internet Access
    • Fridge
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Medical Assistance
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Bar(s)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Conference Room
    • Shops
    • Public Internet Access
    • Café
Apollo Bunder Mumbai 400001


The hotel is located opposite the majestic Gateway of India in Mumbai and is just minutes away from the city's commercial and shopping centres. Attractions in the area include, amongst others, the Kala Ghoda Art District, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Marine Drive and Malabar Hill.


The hotel was built in 1903. Guest accommodation comprises 565 rooms. Amenities include a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation. Additional services include a babysitting service, car hire, medical assistance, translation services, room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. A safe and a minibar are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV and WiFi. The bathroom offers convenient facilities including a shower. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The hotel offers family rooms, non-smoking rooms and smoking rooms.


A pool and an outdoor pool are available to guests. There are a variety of leisure options to choose from including tennis, a gym, a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments. Fun and entertainment are offered by a nightclub.


Half board is bookable. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast or dinner.


  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Service was impeccable. Exceptional service and facilities. Top notch and friendly service.

    "Friendly service, great housekeeping, and excellent tour guides." "High quality, professional service from wait staff, reception, and management." "Great hotel security." "Room service is perfect." "Recreation staff is ok." "Great valet service." "Booking process should be better organized." "Good shuttle service."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Excellent place to visit. Exquisite location. Excellent breakfast and restaurants.

    "Great location." "Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby." "Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach." "Fairly accessible by car with easy parking." "Sufficient access to airport." "Close to public transport."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Terrific interior & facilities. Like palace with awesome facility. Tea at the lounge was amazing.

    "Great buildings with nice entrance area and conference rooms." "Beautiful architecture." "Facilities are old, but the terrace is lovely."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    Like palace with awesome facility. Tea at the lounge was amazing. Amazing atmosphere.

    "Awesome vibe." "Friendly atmosphere." "Luxurious Hotel." "Stylish hotel." "Hotel could use some updating." "Pleasant entrance area." "Luxury hotel." "Nice for romantic trips." "Suitable for solo travelers."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Swimming pool was superb. Fabulous outdoor swimming pool. Superb pool area.

    "Good pool, acceptably clean."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Buffet breakfast is also excellent. Scrumptious breakfast. Delicious breakfast buffet.

    "Great and affordable breakfast."

  • Food
    "Delicious food"

    Excellent restaurants within the hotel. Amazing Christmas buffet. Food is undoubtedly delicious.

    "Great overall dining experience, good side dishes, and good snacks." "Great, but expensive, menu and delicious desserts."

  • Cleanliness

    Facilities very good and clean. Rooms are clean and neat. Pool area is clean and nice.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Moderately clean pool area."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    AC working properly. Amenities working properly. Amazing spacious Bath tub.

    "Amply-sized rooms with excellent beds and superb views." "Large, so-so bathroom." "Old, reasonably-maintained rooms." "Furniture and air conditioning are as expected." "Unimpressive balconies and bad TVs." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    AC working properly. Amazing spacious Bath tub. Sumptuous linins.

    "Rooms and bathrooms are spacious and comfortable, with nice beds." "Standard air conditioning."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Wi-Fi connection available in the room. Free WIFI. Wifi free.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."