Mumbai is where Indians go to make their dreams come true. Once known as Bombay, Mumbai is the biggest city in India and is where the famous movie industry, Bollywood is based. This is where visitors get to see the different life status of locals as rich and poor come together here. Elephanta Caves is listed under the UNESCO World Heritage Site with its assemblage of cave temples most of which are centered on Shiva, the Hindu God. The Gateway of India, Mumbai, is a landmark that once honored the visit of Emperor George V and Empress Mary. Mumbai has more heritage sites and some of them come in the form of hotels where you can book a room while you take in the sites. Here are some of the best heritage hotels in Mumbai, India, that you can check-out for your next visit.
When it opened its doors in 1903, the Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai, became the first landmark building by the harbor. It served as home to dignitaries like kings, queens, presidents, and people of fame and power. The Majestic hotel still continues to do so today. All of its 285 rooms and suites are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, flat-screen televisions, small bars, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The luxurious hotel also hosts 10 restaurants that serve various cuisines. The most notable of all is Wasabi, helmed by world-renowned “iron chef”, Masaharu Morimoto. The hotel has a huge pool where guests can take a dip or just chill around it. The Gateway of India Mumbai is just a short walk from here. So if you are looking for a luxurious place to stay with a lot of history in it, this is the place to be.
Welcome to the Gordon House Hotel, a heritage hotel famous for its themed accommodations. All of the rooms here are classified under three categories. These are Mediterranean, English Country, and Scandinavian. No matter what category you choose for your vacation, each of these rooms will provide you a flat-screen television, a minibar, a kettle to heat water for your coffee, and an intimate dining area. It’s signature restaurant, All Stir Fry, offers a taste of the orient while you dine in a cozy and comfortable setting. One of its biggest advantages is that it sits close to several of Mumbai’s places of interest which makes it ideal for travelers who want to see these sites. The Gordon House Hotel has everything you need for your whole stay.
One more heritage property
Ferreira House Heritage Bungalow stands true to its heritage class. The house is over two centuries old and is filled with antiques that have stood the test of time. A private room for two is allocated for guests. It is located on the ground level while the antique store of the owner, designer James Ferreira, is on the upper level. The accommodation comes with a huge bedroom and shared access to the bathroom. The Ferreira family is known for serving some of the best Indian dishes to their guests. If you can make prior arrangements, traditional Indian breakfast and meals can be provided on a daily basis. The property stands close to some of the areas’ notable tourist attractions and business districts, making this the best place for both leisure and business travelers to stay at.
The Ferreiras Heritage BungalowMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Top guest reviewsplace has a lovely collection of antiques and cozy individual rooms
Host:thank you for being a great hosta special call out to pandu the friendly caretaker for all his helpmarise and james were kind hosts with lots of local knowledgeRead more reviewsreally nice location situation well between downtown and the tourist peninsulathe neighbourhood is very sweet and positive and i loved eating around in little restaurantslovely location breaking off from the main road into a small paved street with beautiful old homesa beautiful house a fascinating family and a wonderful place from which to explore mumbaithis is a very unique and special place
Mumbai has everything a traveler wants
These heritage hotels are a great stepping stone to your sojourn in the city. Centrally located near some of the most iconic places Mumbai has to offer, these hotels make it easy for everyone to visit the sites and do their business. But because these hotels have some history written in them, you might want to just stay put and simply immerse yourself in its past. Aside from the sites, you also might see some of Bollywood’s biggest stars.
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