10 Best Places To Stay In Agra, India - Updated 2024

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Agra is the city of the Taj Mahal, the monument to eternal love and one of the seven wonders of the world, which makes the whole country proud. But that’s not all that Agra offers: Architecture, history and romance, all together, create the magic of Agra, which is almost the lifeline of Indian tourism. Once you start your journey to Agra, there are many many places where you can explore history, love and its beautiful carvings, done by artistic legends and these become more beautiful if you are staying in one of the wonderful accommodations, to be found in the city.

Have a look below at some of the beautiful places to stay:

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 09, 2024.

1. Shree Radha Krishna Kunh Homestay 102

Shree Radha Krishna Kunh Homestay 102 is enriched with all the modern amenities, in a peaceful and clean neighborhood. It is located just 1.5 km (.9 miles) away from the Taj and it definitely fulfill all your basic needs and includes a homemade breakfast! If you are three people, you can book a single room. It offers free wifi access, air-conditioned rooms with a kitchen, satellite TV and ironing facilities. The staff is also very polite and extremely helpful. You can ask anything to anyone at this place. Come prepared for a homestay experience.

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Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
2.11 km (1.4 mi) from Taj Mahal
74 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
after our stay we had a hardy breakfast with delicious homemade chia latte tea
anil and sandhya were very welcoming and like all the reviews say the breakfast was a welcome treat
i had room 102 and it's a very pleasant room with a balcony
the room was comfortable and well kept the ac worked great and we had our own bathroom
anil and sandhya were great welcoming and the room was fine
very clean place also
the room was clean and charming
room was very clean
the room was clean and well furnished
the room was simple but clean
the hosts were very welcoming
they are very kind people
thanks so much for hosting us :)
super hosts who will go the extra mile for you
anil was an amazing host and it was a nice stay with my family
the location is fantastic only 15 minutes walk from the magic taj mahal
location is nice and quiet a short walk to a main street where you can hail a ride
it is easy to get from the train station to their house with rickshaw
location required a taxi or tuk tuk but very responsive if called
the place is an easy morning walk from the taj
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2. The Oberoi Amarvilas Agra (from USD 752)

The Oberoi Amarvilas Agra is in an unrivaled position amongst heritage hotels in Agra. This luxurious hotel is located just 600 meters (1968.5 feet) from the iconic Taj Mahal and each of its rooms will give you uninterrupted views of this ancient monument. It features beautiful rooms, equipped with stylish, modern interiors and large windows. You can also enjoy a body massage, swim or exercise at the gym.

Guests can travel in their private golf carts to the Taj Mahal and the Oberoi Amarvilas Agra is the perfect place for your dinner date. At night, you can have a candlelight dinner besides the soft silhouette of the Taj. Stay with Oberoi Amarvilas Agra for an unforgettable experience.

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The Oberoi Amarvilas Agra

Wifi Available

Address: Taj East Gate Road
1.08 km (0.7 mi) from Taj Mahal

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden

3. Hotel ITC Mughal, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Agra (from USD 234)

With over 35 acres (14.2 hectares) of luxurious gardens, and in close proximity to the Taj Mahal, the ITC Mughal is a perfectly fitting tribute to the great Mughal builders of the past. This is the only hotel that won the prestigious Aga Khan Award, for its excellent representation of Mughal architecture. All of its rooms are elegantly furnished and are fitted with air conditioning, a seating area, tea/coffee making machine, flat TV screen and a minibar. This luxurious hotel consists of total 233 opulent rooms and suites, which recreate paradise for the contemporary visitor - full of splendor. Feel blessed by staying in the home of one of the richest and most powerful empires in the world.

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Taj Mahal

Just 2.1 km (1.3 mi) from this hotel is the Taj Mahal, one of the world's most admired wonders. It shows the eternal love of Shah Jahan, the fifth Mughal emperor, for his wife, Mumtaz, who died during childbirth.

The monument, now one of India's most famous, was constructed over 21 years. It took 32,000,000 INR (384,759.68 USD) to build. The sparkling white marble reflects the sun beautifully, leading to the structure winning several laurels. In 1983, it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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ITC Mughal, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Agra

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Taj Ganj
1.6 km (1.0 mi) from Taj Mahal

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Garden

4. Pearl of Taj Homestay near the Taj Mahal (from USD 37)

People love the Pearl of Taj Homestay, near the Taj Mahal because of its cozy atmosphere, where you come as a guest and leave as a friend. It accommodates more than 16 people at a time and each of its beautiful rooms offers air conditioning, free wifi access, TV, heating, and an iron. If you are traveling with your lovely pet, this place allows them.

They offer a variety of rooms, with breakfast, and there is always a host on hand, to help you with everything. You can easily get transportation close to this place.

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Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
1.54 km (1.0 mi) from Taj Mahal
256 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 6 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we all appreciated the convenience of having breakfast including in the room rate
soft beds warm water for baths and excellent chai
comfortable and spacious rooms great breakfast included
the water heater wasn’t working when we where there but overall the place is nice
we had great chats over breakfast which was included and fresh
clean surroundings and very clean home
the whole place is clean and well kept
clean and spacious rooms with a comfortable big bed
place was clean comfortable and very cosy
the rooms were neat clean and comfortable
great chat with owner too
the staff were attentive and helpful
the host was welcoming and cordial
lovely place with an amazing staff and manager :)
very kind staff
the location is very good
great location walking distance to restaurants
great location to taj mahal
great homestay located very close (walking distance) to the taj
this location makes it far easy
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Agra Tour Guide



Namaste! I am working as a tour guide since 2010 have license from ministry of tourism and cultural government of India, I am masters in Indian history specialized in Medieval. Namaste is the way we greet each other and meaning of Namaste is we respect you and bow to the soul enshrined in your body considered the part of GOD/energy "OM" I am working as a tour guide since 2010 I am masters in Indian history and an authorized tour guide by ministry of tourism and cultural Government of India, my license gives me permission to go inside the monuments with travelers; so that I can explain the history and architecture in details. My objective is to provide the most worthwhile, enriching, interesting tour experience for my valuable tourists. Here together we will share our knowledge and experience about the life, history, architecture, people, religion, secularism, colors, languages and dresses. I will introduce the rich culture of my country in a very interesting way, telling you legendary tales and will also help you in photography, whenever you look behind to enjoy your beautiful memories in free moments of life you will remember me too :) Every time, I go away from my country, my love towards my country and city increases more and more, I miss the petrichor of India and Taj a lot. I also gave guided tour- Mr. Gary Philip Nelson Attorney at Law , Grazi Massafera and Ciao Castro Actors from Brazil, Natasha Ward a model and ventriloquist David Pendleton. "Taj Mahal is a resplendent tear drop on a cheek of time" "Rabindranath Tagore" With gratitude Monika

Tours by Monika

5. The Gateway Hotel Fatehabad Agra (from USD 258)

Spread over 9 acres (3.6 hectares) of landscaped gardens, the Gateway Hotel Fatehabad Agra gives you beautiful views of the Taj Mahal. Apart from 24-hour room service, they also offer a freshwater outdoor pool, a pampering spa, and a fitness center. The floor of this hotel is covered with marble and rooms include air conditioning. Each room is equipped with a bathroom, which has a hot water shower and toiletries.

It is located just 3 km (1.9 miles) from the Taj Mahal and 10 km (6.2 miles) from Agra Airport. You can enjoy traditional Indian therapies and body massage at the spa and if you love cooking, you can sign up for cooking classes here. You can even get your portrait done on-site. Couples have rated this spot a 9, for a two-person trip.

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Tajview Agra-IHCL SeleQtions

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: Fatehabad Road, Taj Ganj
1.6 km (1.0 mi) from Taj Mahal

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

6. Homestay with standard facilities (from 10 USD Per Night)

Stay in a real Indian home at this homestay, with all standard facilities. You will always experience true hospitality in this place, where all of the staff members are very friendly and you can call them whenever you need. They don’t have a wide variety of rooms but they offer a spacious double room, which can easily accommodate two people.

You can also access their common kitchen to cook for yourself. They offer a Taj view rooftop restaurant, laundry services, 24/7 room service and authentic homemade food. This place is good for a one-night stay.

Home Stay with Standard Facilities

Price: from 10 USD Per Night

Number of Guests: 2

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7. Courtyard by Marriott Agra (from USD 78)

Treat yourself to 5-star elegance at the Courtyard by Marriott Agra. The Courtyard by Marriott Agra is located just 6.3 km (3.9 miles) away from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Agra Fort. They offer an outdoor swimming pool, a spa, wellness center and a fitness center. At the Courtyard by Marriott Agra, you will find a 24-hour front desk, a garden, and a games room.

Apart from regular hotel facilities, they offer luggage storage, a meeting/banquet area, and a laundry facility. You can enjoy succulent Indian barbecue at the restaurant, Anise, or innovative cocktails at the Onyx Bar. There is an entertainment zone, where you and your kids can have unlimited fun. And for those looking to explore Agra’s most exciting attractions, they are just minutes from your doorstep.

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Courtyard by Marriott Agra

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Taj Nagri, Phase II, Fatehbad Road
2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Taj Mahal

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

8. Hotel Atulyaa Taj (from USD 86)

Hotel Atulyaa Taj is an elegant and luxurious hotel, located close to the Taj Mahal. Be it for a professional business meeting or family time, staying at this hotel offers you an exquisite experience, in Agra. The air-conditioned rooms feature a flat-screen cable TV, dining area, an electrical kettle and a minibar. Front desk staff is available 24 hours a day and can help you with planning a day trip, car rental and ticketing services.

You can enjoy delicious Indian, Chinese, continental and Italian cuisine, in its in-house restaurant. The location of this hotel will offer you a breathtaking view of Taj Mahal.

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Hotel Atulyaa Taj

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 600 meters from Taj Mahal, Taj East Gate Rd, near Shilpgram Road, Tajganj, Agra, Uttar Pradesh.
1.13 km (0.8 mi) from Taj Mahal

Parking Restaurant Room service 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

9. Seven Hills Tower (from USD 36)

Seven Hills Tower is a four-star hotel, located in the Taj Ganj District of Agra. It has a year-round outdoor pool and views of the city. A distinctive feature of the hotel is their highly motivated and well-trained staff, who provide exceptional attention and warm service. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and some private rooms feature a seating area, where you can relax with your friends and family. They also offer car hire. Seven Hills Tower has established a reputation for redefining luxury service amongst leisure hotels around Agra.

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Seven Hills Tower

Wifi Available

Address: Jasoriya Enclave, Fatehabad Road, Opp. Dr. Rai Public School, Adjoining S.B.I. Training Centre, Agra
1.61 km (1.0 mi) from Taj Mahal

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms

10. Rainbow Homes

Rainbow Homes is located close to the Taj Mahal and each of its rooms is well-maintained, with air conditioning and a king-size bed, with attached bathroom. The hotel is equipped with free wifi, a local newspaper, cable TV in all rooms, and breakfast. You can have a perfect date on the fine rooftop restaurant and enjoy food and drink. The place is neat, clean and very peaceful.

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Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
1.97 km (1.3 mi) from Taj Mahal
8 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
we got the whole floor to our selves and the place was sparkling clean
the location of the place is great minutes from the attractions and the city center
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Find the perfect place to stay amongst history...

So you see that Agra is not only a place of historic monuments but has some beautiful hotels, where you can stay with your friends and family. Each hotel gives you a beautiful view of Agra city. Start your journey with the Taj Mahal, but first, select a place to stay which can add value and pleasure to your trip.

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