Accommodation in Agra
The romance of Agra
Agra may be one of the most visited cities in India, but there is romance to be found amongst the hustle and bustle. This is particularly true of the accommodation as many luxury hotels offer lavish getaways with 5-star service and amazing views of the Taj Mahal.
Well known brands such as Oberoi and Wyndham offer extravagant locations with stunning traditional architecture and tranquil garden surrounds. The Radisson also offers a 5-star location with an emphasis on contemporary luxury. All offer suite upgrades, stunning pools and are conveniently located within minutes to the city's attractions.
Budget friendly Agra accommodation
Agra is a great budget-friendly destination as you can negotiate prices nearly everywhere you go. From the transport to the local markets, bartering is a large part of the experience. When it comes to accommodation, the city also offers a huge range of hotels, hostels, inns and B&Bs with pricing to suit all pocket sizes.
Great mid range options include the Hotel The Taj Vilas and the Hotel Taj Resorts. Both are 3.5-star rated with clean, comfortable rooms. For those seeking more economical accommodation, the Tourists Rest House and Krishna Hostel offer lower costs and convenient locations close to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.
A family trip to Agra
If you're considering a family trip to Agra, rest assured that family-friendly amenities are available. Major attractions such as the Taj Mahal offer visitors the option of audio tour guides, allowing you to explore at your own pace. There is also a large selection of hotels located close to the city's attractions, making it easy to get around together.
The Gateway Hotel, Agra is a great 4-star stay that offers family services, including a swimming pool and activities to keep the children entertained. It is also ideally located within minutes to both the airport and Taj Mahal. The Howard Plaza Agra offers great value for money with an emphasis on family comfort. It too is within minutes to the city's attractions and features child-friendly activities onsite.