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The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai

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Outdoor pool
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Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai

The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai

5 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Opposite Gateway of India, Apollo Bunder, Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGateway of India5 min walk
  • Popular LocationChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Museum9 min walk
  • Popular LocationBombay Castle17 min walk
  • AirportMumbai (BOM-Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl.)23 min drive

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About this area

Mumbai

Located on the waterfront, The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai is in Colaba neighbourhood and is connected to a shopping centre. Jehangir Art Gallery and Bodhi Art Gallery are cultural highlights, or if an activity is on the agenda, visit Front Bay. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Cooperage Ground.

What's nearby

  • Gateway of India - 5 min walk
  • Cathedral of the Holy Name - 5 min walk
  • National Gallery of Modern Art - 7 min walk
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Museum - 9 min walk
  • Bombay Castle - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Railway Station - 3 min drive
  • Grant Road Station - 7 min drive
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Wasabi by Morimoto — 1 min walk
  • Golden Dragon — 1 min walk
  • Cafe Leopold - 2 min walk
  • Souk - 3 min walk
  • Sea Lounge - 3 min walk

About this property

The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai

Luxury hotel connected to a shopping centre in Mumbai with 10 restaurants
10 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include 3 bars/lounges, a 24-hour fitness centre and a poolside bar. All 285 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include DVD players, minibars and LCD TVs.
The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai offers 285 forms of accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a safe and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Jiva Spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai is listed in the 2020 Condé Nast Traveller Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2021 Travel + Leisure 500.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Heritage Hotels of India.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • Free off-site parking
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: INR 1300 for adults and INR 1300 for children
  • 10 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 3 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Art gallery
  • Designer shops
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping centre
  • Shopping
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's toys
  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Spa

  • 4 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to In-room check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 13 2021 to December 31 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 5000.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: INR 1300 for adults and INR 1300 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 5000.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and JCB International; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Outside food is not permitted on the premises.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai Hotel
Taj Mahal Palace Hotel
Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai
Taj Mahal Palace
The Taj Mahal Mumbai Mumbai
The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai Hotel
The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai Mumbai
The Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai Hotel Mumbai

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 162 out of 189 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 17 out of 189 reviews
4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 189 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 189 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 189 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
Pretty hotel. But I paid quite a bit to be here, and for the amount I paid, the service was not what I expected. I arrived a couple of minutes after 3 PM to check in and had to wait around 55 minutes before my room was ready. It took a long time to get served in the restaurants I went to, even once the guests had thinned out. I have been to comparable hotels here in Mumbai and have received better service. The Taj is beautiful, is well located, and has the history on its side, but I do wish it operated more efficiently.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is one of the best and most iconic hotels worldwide, period. The rooms way look better than in the pictures, they're in pristine conditions and are modern even though they don't look like it (it's just the old design). As for service, it's stellar, every single staff will try to serve you the best. About my only complaint during my stay is how fuzzy when taking videos or pictures around the property. I have a fairly semi professional looking camera, it's a big no-no for them. But phone cameras are fine. It's 2021, phone cameras are as good as any camera out there, and with the extra processing you can get better pictures right away (without the extra processing of any camera)... However there's certain like the selection of lenses you can use for fisheye, bokeh, compressing the background and others that can only be achieved with a proper camera. I don't get what's the fuzz about using a dedicated camera over an smartphone, it's not like I'm using a flash or anything else that might bother anyone. It is not, by a far stretch, a professional camera or shots for commercial purposes. Phone cameras now are having far higher resolution than most modern cameras (with exception of medium format or very professional cameras). On such a beautiful, iconic place, with tons of of beautiful areas for you to take pictures and share I was approached a number of endless times by the staff saying that video recording is not allowed. As well, on the pool, on the main staircase, etc
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stay was very comfortable. It is an iconic property and we enjoyed our stay thoroughly. Food was amazing and staff very cooperative and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Had a great stay. Staff courtesy was as always, superlative
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing place in the heart of the city for a staycation!
Stayed 7 nights in Dec 2020