The Taj Mahal Palace

Bombay/ Mumbai, India

8.4 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
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Currency Exchange
    • Medical Assistance
    • 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"

    Exemplary staff. Wonderful waiting staff. Awesome room service.

    "Friendly service, great housekeeping, and excellent tour guides." "High quality, professional service from wait staff, reception, and management." "Room service is perfect." "Great hotel security." "Recreation staff is nice." "Booking process should be better organized." "Great valet service." "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." "Airport access is difficult." "Close to public transport."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Breakfast was delicious. Delicious breakfast buffet. Breakfast choices exceptional.

    "Great and affordable breakfast."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

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

    "Clean pool area."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Hotel facilities excellent. Tea at the lounge was amazing. Beautiful court yard.

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

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    Ambience was fantastic. Tea at the lounge was amazing. Rooms are spacious and luxurious.

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

  • Food
    "Delicious food"

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

    "Excellent but pricey dining with a great menu and desserts."

  • Cleanliness

    Faultless stay.. Facilities very good and clean. Rooms were immaculate.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Tidy rooms, bathrooms and pool area."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    AC working properly. Amenities working properly. Bed divine.

    "Clean, spacious rooms, comfortable beds, and good views." "Decent, well-sized bathrooms are very clean." "Rooms relatively well-maintained but rooms outdated." "Air conditioning and TV's are decent." "Shower can be a problem." "Balcony could be nicer."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    AC working properly. Sumptuous linins. Bed divine.

    "Rooms and bathrooms are spacious and comfortable, with nice beds." "A/C and noise levels are satisfactory."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Paying for wi-fi. Lost wi-fi signal. Free wifi.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

  • Value for money
    "Value for money could be better"

    Expensive Spa treatments. Had to pay for mineral water. Paying for wi-fi.

    "Value for money could be better." "Food is a bit overpriced." "Fair breakfast prices." "Free internet." "Affordable beverage prices."