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Taj Mahal Hotel

Delhi, India

The Taj Mahal Hotel is a luxurious hotel in the heart of New Delhi close to the seat of government, the city's diplomatic area and the main business district and is ideal for those wanting to explore Delhi.

At a Glance

  • Situated in the quiet leafy Diplomatic area, allows respite from the frenetic city.

  • The Emperors Lounge offers high tea and champagne.

  • A wide choice of cuisines in five restaurants, including Chinese, Japanese and Indian.

  • Interconnecting rooms are available between balcony suites and deluxe rooms.

  • Taj Khazana shop offers wonderful objet d'art from around India.

Couples, Culture, History

Insider's View

It is well worth upgrading to the Taj Club rooms as you get various amenities and lounge access, giving a more exclusive feel to your stay

Clare Monro

Insider's View

Try the street food selection in Machan, the hotel’s all day restaurant. It's a great opportunity to try the locals’ favorite foods such as panipuri.

Scott Dunn team

Insider's View

The House of Ming was the first Chinese restaurant to open in New Delhi and is still its most popular. The restaurant hasn’t changed once since it first opened.

Scott Dunn team

Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Taj Mahal Hotel or take a look at our itineraries to Delhi


The Taj Mahal is a luxury hotel located in Luyten’s Delhi, towards the southwest of India Gate.

A member of ‘Leading Hotels of the World’, The Taj Mahal Hotel offers 294 rooms, including 27 suites.

The hotel is a modern 11 storey structure, which commands excellent views over the surrounding local area. It is constructed out of pink Dholpur sandstone and set amidst lush green gardens. Facilities at the hotel include a shopping arcade and swimming pool, while golf and tennis can be arranged on request.

Meals can be taken at one of the hotel’s restaurants; Machan, a 24-hour eatery; Varq, with modern Indian cuisine or the House of Ming, Delhi’s most celebrated Chinese restaurant serving authentic Sichuan and Cantonese fare.

The rooms mix classical decor and a relaxed comfort with stunning views. There is a choice of pool view or Lutyens' city view, which showcases the President's Palace, India Gate and the Raj Path, Humayuns Tomb and the Taj Mahal Hotel gardens. Since The Taj Hotel is the only high rise in this area, all rooms afford unbroken views of the skyline.

This hotel is perfect for those wanting the reassurance of a hotel run by a very highly regarded international chain.


Taj Mahal Hotel has 294 rooms to include 27 suites. Rooms have either a view of Lutyens' city or the pool. The contemporary rooms are equipped with the all the expected mod cons and are classically decorated with a refined ambience.


Children of all ages are welcome to come and stay at the Taj Mahal hotel. However, there are no specific facilities available for them. Babysitting can be arranged upon request. Some of the suites can be converted into two-bedrooms, which is an ideal choice of accommodation for families.


The Taj Mahal Hotel boasts a fabulous selection of restaurants and bars. Machan is a lively 24-hour cafe. The House of Ming was the first Chinese restaurant in New Delhi. Wasabi by Morimoto is a world-wide favorite and Ricks has been the most reputable bar in the city for quite some time.

The hotel features a fitness center, a swimming pool, a spa and a professional concierge service.

Location & Directions

Delhi, India

The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel is located in the Diplomatic Enclave.

When to go

Due to temperatures and precipitation, Delhi can be an extreme place to visit during certain months of the year. The hottest months of the year are May and June, during which time the average temperature is 39. The coldest months are from December until February, during which time the average low temperatures are in the 20s. The monsoon season is from the end of May through to July, during this time the humidity is very high, and rainstorms are frequent. It is not advised to visit during these months.

The most comfortable climate in Delhi is found during the months leading into summer (February into April), and again trailing the monsoon season (October and November).

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Taj Mahal Hotel or take a look at our itineraries to Delhi

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