Travelling to Agra is the one the best dream that any traveller can dream of. Agra’s great connection with history, magnificent monuments and vibrant culture make it one of the finest places to visit in India. With so much to do in Agra, it also provide some of the best places to live.
So let’s dive into it and have look at Agra’s finest hotels cum resorts.
- The Oberoi Amarvilas
The Oberoi Amarvilas is one the best luxurious hotels that Agra possess. Its location is best among any of its other competitors’, being located just 600 metres from the iconic Taj Mahal. Every room of this lovely hotel gives you the breath-taking view of the Taj Mahal. The other highlights of this hotel include, open air swimming pool, under the sky dining and flame lit torches.
- ITC Mughal
Sprawled over 35 acres, ITC Mughal is the perfect tribute to the Mughal builders of the past. It’s the only Indian hotel to have won the Aga Khan Award for its excellent representation of Mughal architecture. The hotel has 233 rooms and suites, 2 swimming pools, a spa, a convention centre and a mini chip and putt golf.
- Courtyard by Marriott
This 5 star hotel another such master-piece located at the heart of the city. Its easy access to the Taj Mahal and the Red Fort is the main highlights. It comprises of an open air swimming poll, 4 restaurants and state of the art fitness centre. You will truly love the hospitality and the services give to every individual in this hotel.
- Jaypee Palace
The 25 acre spread hotel cum convention centre is heavily inspired from the great Mughal architecture. Every room of this glorious structure is blended with red sandstone and marbles. Whole of the campus is sprinkled with water-bodies and endless walkways. It has a convention centre, 6 restaurants, a spa, outdoor swimming pool, a leisure mall, state of the art fitness centre and many other things to explore.
- Clarks Shiraz
This is the perfect hotel which combines business with pleasure, style with substance and form with function. This 5 star resort, spread over 8 acres, has well-appointed and fully renovated rooms, with maximum Taj facing rooms in the city. It serves some of the best cuisine in the city ranging from Mughlai, Continental, and Chinese to a variety of exotic beverages. It has been awarded with some of the most precious awards such as the Best Leisure & MICE Resort Hotel in North India 2016 & 2017.
6. Doubletree by Hilton
Located in the heart of the Agra city, this Doubletree by Hilton hotel is one of the few hotels in the city that provide a prefect view of the Taj Mahal from any location in this hotel. The breath-taking view of the Taj from the pool area is its major highlight. In the evening the hotel provides some of the best live music and cultural performances in the courtyard. It is also best suited for business events, social gatherings and memorable weddings as it has a 3840 sq. ft. ballroom.
- Radisson Blu
Radisson Blu Agra Taj East Gate, an upscale resort in Agra is within walking distance from the Taj. It is also close to the walls of Red Fort the birds of Keoladeo National Park and the historic cities of Sikandra and Fatehpur Sikri. The resort consists of a rooftop pool, open air restaurant, a rejuvenating spa, a well-equipped fitness centre and many more. Indian and global cuisines are served all day at the Dawat-e-Nawab, one of the best restaurants in the city. It also has one of the biggest banquet halls in North Indian that can cater more than 2000 guests at a time.
Here are some of the finest and lavish Hotel cum Resorts in Agra that everyone should visit sometime. These hotels not only enhances the richness of the city but also leave a very sweet memory in everyone’s mind.