Mumbai is popularly known as The City of Dreams, the financial capital of India, and the capital city of Maharashtra. Home to India’s film industry, known as Bollywood, as well as to one of the biggest slum areas, Dharavi, Mumbai can be rightly termed as a city for all. This magical city is the abode of tall skyscrapers, slum areas, grand malls, and local bazaars (markets) all existing side-by-side. Mumbai is embellished with great beaches, the colorful film city in Goregaon, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, lakes, and religious sites like Siddhi Vinayak Mandir, Haji Ali Dargah, and Mount Mary Church. Marine Drive, popularly known as the Queen’s Necklace, is a jewel in the crown of Mumbai. Mumbai is multi-dimensional and provides a lot of exciting experiences.
While enjoying your holidaying, be careful about the accommodation in which you are going to spend your nights. In order to feel comfortable, we recommend you stay at one of these following accommodations:
This five-star hotel is located on Juhu Beach and offers beachfront accommodation with beautiful views of the Arabian Sea. The hotel has 5 dining options, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. The rooms have a flat-screen cable TV, tea/coffee maker, cookies, bottled water, a fruit basket, and electronic safe.
The health club features a sauna, fitness room, steam room, and spa pool facilities. The business lounge and business center offer free snacks and cocktails during certain hours.
The Kabab Hut serves traditional Awadhi cuisine, Haaochi offers contemporary Chinese cuisine, a dim sum menu, and a full-service bar. The AQUA coffee shop operates around the clock and features beautiful views of the Arabian Sea.
Address: 39 Juhu Beach, Juhu, 400049 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 158.46 USD (10,250 INR)
Star Rating: 5 Star
Travelers Review: Good 7.4 (from 361 reviews)
Located within walking distance of Juhu Beach, popular eateries, and shopping outlets, the 5-star JW Marriott Mumbai features 8 dining options, including a bakery, 3 outdoor pools, and the Quan Spa. The rooms have fine bedding and the furnishings are high-class. Both cable and satellite TV available and the en-suite bathrooms are outfitted with large mirrors and a bathtub.
Lotus Cafe offers an international buffet spread and Mezzo Mezzo Italian dishes has a great selection of wines. Saffron Restaurant offers Indian delicacies, while Bombay Baking Company is great for coffee, drinks, snacks, and pastries. The Asian restaurant, Dashanzi, offers Chinese and Japanese cuisine. Guests can enjoy free fitness classes or massages and body treatments at the spa.
JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu
Address: Juhu Tara Road, Juhu, 400049 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 301.46 USD (19,500 INR)
Star Rating: 5 Star
Travelers Review: Very good 8.4 (from 676 reviews)
Arguably the best hotel in India, The Taj Mahal Tower Mumbai is located near the Gateway of India, overlooking the Arabian Sea. This luxurious 5 star hotel features 10 restaurants and the Jiva Spa, offering a host of traditional Indian therapies.
The stylishly designed rooms offer amazing sea and city views. The rooms have luxurious beds, a well-stocked minibar, a 32-inch (81.28 cm) flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, and a luxurious bathroom. The Taj Salon offers body treatments; guest can enjoy a dip in the landscaped pool or have a luxury shopping experience at Dior, Louis Vuitton, or Stefano Ricci.
Innovative Japanese cuisine is offered at Wasabi by Morimoto, and amazing intercontinental food can be savored at the Golden Dragon Chinese Restaurant and the poolside Aquarius Lounge.
The Taj Mahal Tower Mumbai
Address: Apollo Bunder, Colaba, 400001 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 200.97 USD (13,000 INR)
Star Rating: 5 Star
Travelers Review: Superb 9.4 (from 3,883 reviews)
Located on popular Juhu Beach, Citizen offers beautiful views of the sunrise and sunset over the Arabian Sea. The hotel provides a business center and the air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a TV, sofa, and tea/coffee making facilities. The en-suite bathrooms have a shower and toiletries.
The tour desk organizes car rentals and day trips, laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk facility is also available. Bay View Restaurant offers Indian, Chinese, Continental, and Mughlai cuisines and Seaside Patio serves snacks and drinks.
Address: 960, Juhu Tara Road, Juhu, 400049 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 115.17 USD (7,450 INR)
Star Rating: 3 Star
Travelers Review: Good 7.0 (from 380 reviews)
The resort on the beachfront of Alibaug offers a beautiful view of the sea and mountains. All the rooms are equipped with a desk and a private bathroom and the units have a seating area. A restaurant is also on-site and continental breakfast is available every morning at the resort.
RK Farm Resort & Restaurant
Address: Kihim Beach Road, Opp- Ram Mandir, 402201 Alibaug, India (see map)
Price: from 23.19 USD (1,500 INR)
Travelers Review: Good 7.4 ( from 20 reviews)
Overlooking the Arabian Sea from Marine Drive, the 5-star Trident offers excellent ambiance and facilities. The hotel has a 24-hour business center, a fitness center, an outdoor pool, and spa treatments. The air-conditioned rooms have a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, personal safe, minibar, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Some rooms offer beautiful views of the sea. The en-suite bathrooms come with a shower, bathtub, and free toiletries.
Frangipani restaurant offers Mediterranean cuisine, while Indian Jones restaurant offers Southeast Asian and Japanese foods. A buffet breakfast is served at Veranda, and cocktails are on the menu at Opium Den.
Trident Nariman Point
Address: Nariman Point, Nariman Point, 400021 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 154.60 USD (10,000 INR)
Star Rating: 5 Star
Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 2,317 reviews)
Located on the beachfront in Revadanda, La Mer is a new family-run beach resort offering a pleasant homestay setup. The air-conditioned rooms have a private bathroom with a seating area and a flat-screen TV. The resort offers a restaurant, free Wi-Fi, and private parking on-site.
La Mer Beach Resort has vegetarian or Asian breakfast. The food is amazing, with a local coastal type of preparation. The place is very close to nature and is a haven for people who like to be near nature. The owners pay attention to little details and are quite hospitable.
La Mer Beach Resort
Address: Near Revdanda Salav Bridge unit no.1477, 402202 Revadanda, India (see map)
Price: from 85.03 USD (5,500 INR)
Travelers Review: Good 7.8 (from 13 reviews)
Quite far from the main attractions of Mumbai, Taj Lands End is an excellent hotel with great facilities in Bandra, just 200 m (656 ft) from the seafront. Featuring 5 dining options, traditional Indian spa treatments at Jiva Spa, and an outdoor pool, Taj Lands End is an excellent high-end option. It also offers the luxury of marble bathrooms, and the spacious rooms feature classic wood furnishings, fine bedding, a flat-screen TV, ample workspace, and a sofa.
International, Indian, and Asian food is on the menu at Vista around the clock, while Masala Bay offers a spread of Indian specialties cooked by acclaimed chefs. Sichuan Food at Ming Yang, and the Atrium Lounge are other dining options. A visit to the sauna rooms and yoga sessions makes the stay more fruitful.
Taj Lands End
Address: Bandstand, Bandra West, Maharashtra, Bandra, 400050 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 255.11 USD (16,500 INR)
Star Rating: 5 Star
Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.8 (from 1,014 reviews)
Situated at Nariman Point at the end of Marine Drive overlooking the Arabian Sea, the 5 star Oberoi offers 5 food and beverage options in a variety of cuisines. The hotel has an outdoor heated pool, a 24-hour spa, fitness and concierge service, and complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms.
The elegant rooms feature large windows offering beautiful views, wooden floors, and an en-suite bathroom separated by a glass panel with electronic blinds. Rooms have an LCD TV, tea/coffee maker, iPod docking station, and free local newspapers. The Oberoi Spa offers a variety of treatments and therapies.
Fenix features Indian, European, and Asian specialties, alongside traditional Japanese delicacies. Vetro serves Italian, while Ziya offers Indian cuisine. Overlooking the Arabian Sea, Eau Bar features a live jazz band. An extensive selection of champagne and teas are served at the Champagne Lounge.
The Oberoi Mumbai
Address: Nariman Point , Nariman Point, 400021 Mumbai, India (see map)
Price: from 235.78 USD (15,250 INR)
Star Rating: 5 Star
Travelers Review: Superb 9.4 (from 866 reviews)
Hotel Majesty Palace features air-conditioned rooms, free private parking, and an on-site restaurant. The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a DVD and CD player. Some rooms feature a seating area and all rooms have a private bathroom with slippers and free toiletries. Hotel Majesty Palace offers free Wi-Fi throughout the property.
Hotel Majesty Palace
Address: 2, Dawood Baug Ln, Navneeth Colony, Near:- Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Next To - PK Jewelers, (see map)
Price: from 28.75 USD (1,860 INR)
Star Rating: 2 Star
The City of Dreams
Mumbai, the final capital of India, is popularly known as the The City of Dreams on the virtue of instances of rags to riches. Bollywood and the Mumbai Stock Exchange are known for changing the fortunes of people overnight. With its numerous attractions, it has lots to offer to tourists and is definitely worth visiting.
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