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Hotel Saniya Palace

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7.8
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
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Property Description

Saniya Palace Hotel is located in the tourist area of ​​Taj Ganj, in the heart of Agra Old Town, and a 5-minute walk distance from the Taj Mahal. The property boasts a restaurant on its rooftop terrace, whose views of the Taj Mahal are unparalleled. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Taj Mahal is one of the 7 wonders of the world. A double terrace dressed with green plants awaits you to enjoy a typical Indian dish or drink a cellar facing this architectural masterpiece.

The 15 rooms of Saniya Palace all have a private shower room with a toilet. Just like the lounges and the restaurant, mixing marble floor and many objects of Mughal furniture, special care has been taken in the decoration of each room, the draperies and fabrics plunge you 4 centuries back in history from India.
Rooms include a full American or Indian breakfast.
The hotel offers free WI-FI connection in all rooms and restaurants and lounges. The reception is open 24/24 hours and there is a tour desk where you can organize your visits to discover the many remarkable sights of the city, most of which are only a few kilometers from the hotel (the Fort of Agra, the mausoleums of Itimad-ud-Daula and Akbar in Sikandra ...).

Couples particularly appreciate the location of this property. They give him a rating of 8.7 for a stay for two. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

7.8
  • Value For Money 8.0

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 10.0

  • Staff 8.3

  • Atmosphere 7.3

  • Cleanliness 5.3

  • Facilities 6.7


Latest Reviews

  • 9.7

    Superb

    18 Sep 2019
    The perfect place for a night’s stay to visit the Taj Mahal, with the best view! The room was clean and tidy, and great value for money. The staff were really accommodating with our last minute plans and held our bags for us for the morning before our train. I’d definitely recommend to anyone needing somewhere to stay in Agra. Thank you!
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    20 Jun 2019
    Spent approximately 4 days in the hostel and the staff was friendly and accommodating. The facilities are decently clean and after our ceiling fan stopped working they were easily willing to change our room into one that had a working fan. It has a fantastic view of the Taj Mahal in the rooftop restaurant too! I only wish we had AC. Even with the ceiling fan, India is sooo hot and humid that circulating air doesn’t cool you down. Sometimes you really need AC to sleep comfortably.
    USA, Couple, 31-40
  • 9.1

    Superb

    19 Apr 2019
    Fantastic stay at Saniya Palace. Staff couldn’t be more helpful and welcoming. Spectacular rooftop bar with amazing views of the Taj Mahal. Dev was particularly helpful and friendly and fulfilled all of our special requests with very good communication. Only 5 mi utes walk to the East gate of Taj Mahal. It couldn’t be easier staying at Saniya Palace. Enjoy
    England, Male, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    14 Apr 2019
    Excellent location literally one turn from the Taj entrance. Rooftop restaurant also offers great Taj views. Arranged for train station pickup, and our driver Ashabbu was so excellent we actually had him drive us around the the next day! Rooms NOT air conditioned (rough considering 100+ degree F days). Also, one of the desk managers was super helpful, but a different one tried to rip us off with a taxi to the airport (he wanted to charge more than double of what we actually found).
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 6.9

    Good

    31 Mar 2019
    The location of this hotel is great and the restaurant has a fantastic view of the Taj Mahal. The rooms are very dark and dingy and in need of a good refresh. It wasnt unclean so much as just old with wear and tear. My partner was ill during our stay so we had to extend our time there. They were accomdating and helped me to get some medicines. A great option for a quick stopover in Agra and views of the Taj but dont expect any frills
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 6.6

    Good

    11 Mar 2019
    Hostel was not super clean and the shower was a bit to be desired as it was barely a trickle. However it has an amazing view of the Taj Mahal from the rooftop restaurant and area to chill! Also just a 5 minute walk to the Taj ticket booth as well.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 6.6

    Good

    19 Jul 2018
    We had many problems with this hotel to begin with, the staff can barely speak English, there was no welcoming and it was unclear who was in charge (about 15 members of ’staff’) our room had no A/C, a minute bathroom, and a window onto a common area (no privacy The waiters poor English lead to me having a severe allergic reaction to peanuts in the food. However, the chef, Bobby, was incredibly apologetic and Ravi was indisposable help at the hospital in getting help and sorting payment.
    England, Couple, 18-24
  • 6.0

    Good

    15 Aug 2018
    It was a great location - just up the street from an entrance to Taj Mahal and a really great view of it from the rooftop. However the room did not have A/C - it had a fan but it was so hot it didn’t really make a difference. The shower wasn’t great but the staff were really nice.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 6.0

    Good

    06 May 2018
    The hotel has a good location, the staff is really helpful and nice. The room was dirty (mainly the pillow and blanket) and the fan wasn’t enough for the hot, I cannot sleep so well. I asked to change my room due to I found three bugs in my bed, but in the other bed it had spiders and a lot of mosquitos. Not hot water only cold but for the hot weather no matter. The hotel has an amazing view of Taj Mahal , I think is the only think that worth it, maybe you can go there only at restaurant .
    Mexico, Female, 31-40
  • 5.1

    Rating

    23 Apr 2019
    I stayed here for the location, but it left some things to be desired like the other reviews said. It says it has air con: that is not true. It says they accept credit cards: that is not true. It was a great location and the restaurant on top is great! Skip staying here, come have dinner to see the Taj Mahal and stay somewhere more pleasant.
    USA, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Towels Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • ATM
  • Beauty Salon
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Currency Exchange
  • Express check-in / out
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Room Service (24 hours)
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wake-up calls
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Café
  • Meals Available
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Wi-Fi


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