Taj Hotels in India are synonymous with luxury, elegance, and history.
Because the hotels under this brand tend to the be five-star hotels, they are automatically considered luxury hotels.
However, they’re not all created equal.
Therefore, here are our top picks for these hotels.
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Taj Hotels in India
So, before we jump into the list, let’s take a moment to talk about the brand.
Taj Hotels are owned by IHCL, which stands for Indian Hotels Company Limited.
Meanwhile, this is a subsidiary of Tata Group, which is India’s biggest conglomerate and founded in the late 1800s by the pioneering industrialist Jamsetji Tata.
So, now that you know the basics, let’s jump into it.
Because this was once the home of the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his queen, Maharani Gayatri Devi, its elegance and history is unmatched.
Located in Jaipur, the Rambagh Palace is always ranked as one of the top hotels in the world.
Meanwhile, take residency in the 78-room luxurious resort and you’re guaranteed to whisk back into a time and place in history.
For about $4,000, or 265,000 Indian Rupees, you can have the Royal Suite.
So, the Nizam of Hyderabad was once the richest man on the planet.
Of course, his home would have to be extra.
As a result, you can now enjoy all of the beauty and luxury of the Falaknuma Palace.
Because the nizams, the leaders of Hyderabad, were Muslim, you’re treated each evening to a performance of qawwali, a distinctly Muslim music from the Indian Subcontinent.
Meanwhile, you can feel special in the Nizam Suite for about $7,000, or 480,000 Rupees.
Because Goa is India’s beach state, you can sure expect to have a luxury Taj hotel there.
So, the Taj Exotica Resort & Spa is exactly at the right place, just 18 miles (30 km) south of the Goa International Airport.
Meanwhile, you may not be getting a palace fit for a king, but you will have access to private villas, award winning spas, and incredible beach views!
Therefore, you’re welcome to feel exotic in the Presidential Villa with Plunge Pool for only $2,000 or about 130,000 Rupees.
Because New Delhi is the country’s capital, you can be sure Taj is going to have something worthy of this mega city.
After all, it would be the place where heads of states would want to rest their heads!
So, that is how we end up with the gorgeous Taj Palace, New Delhi.
Located a few minutes from the airport, it is the perfect place to unwind after a long flight.
Meanwhile, you can enjoy the Presidential Suite for around $2,500 or 185,000 Rupees.
Taj Mahal Palace
Because this is where the Taj hotels in Inida were founded, Mumbai is definitely home to the most notorious of them all.
For example, the Taj Mahal Palace (pictured in this article) has seen incredible things like kings staying here, as well as terrorists targeting its honor.
However, India’s first luxury hotel is definitely worth every penny you impart with.
So, plan ahead and stay at the namesake of the founder in the Tata Suite for about $11,000 or 800,000 Rupees.
Taj hotels in India are about luxury, elegance, and history.
Whether you act like the maharaja or the nizam, whether you stay where kings slept or near the beach, chances are Taj got you covered.
Let us know in the comments where you want to stay!
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