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A Luxe Affair: Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra

Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra, is a state-of-the-art, modern hotel in a city that is replete with history

The city of Agra may be famous for its fabled monuments. However, today, the city offers more than just a slice of history. It is also a modern upcoming business destination visited by millions every year. Offering a splendid view of the iconic Taj Mahal, lies Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra, a modern 5-Star hotel that reimagines everything that the city has to offer. An epitome of luxury and Indian hospitality, the hotel offers both business and leisure travellers plush rooms, a rooftop pool with a magnificent view of the Taj Mahal, an invigorating spa and superlative services that could easily set new benchmarks in the Hospitality Industry. 
Strategically located at the heart of the city, near the Taj, the hotel is also a short walk from other famous and frequently visited tourist attractions in the vicinity, such as the Agra Fort, the Keoladeo National Park, Mehtab Bagh, etc. The hotel offers a delightful ambience with a touch of Mughal architecture and an Infinity pool located at the rooftop, overlooking the historical monument.  

Impeccable Accommodation
Synonymous with luxury, comfort and style, Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra showcases 239 luxurious rooms, including 12 lavish suites and one Presidential Suite, promising a truly world-class experience for guests. Infusing a perfect synergy of grand living and a contemporary vibe, the hotel’s elegant rooms are designed to cater to guests’ comfort. From the Deluxe Taj Mahal View to the Presidential Suite, each room is lavishly mounted, offering the quintessential Taj hospitality. The rooms come in four categories – Deluxe Room, Deluxe Room with Taj Mahal View, Superior Room and Superior Room with Pool View. The suites are divided into Presidential Suite, Deluxe Suite and Luxury Suite. 

Fine Dining
The hotel offers diverse choices to satisfy all gourmands. Revel in live Indian classical music while treating yourself to authentic Mughlai and Nawabi cuisine at Daawat-e-Nawab — one of the finest Indian restaurants in the city. With their special vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals, the restaurant offers the perfect blend of culinary experiences from the kitchens of India.  
Palato restaurant offers a range of cuisines amidst a palatial setting of pleasant water bodies and lofty ceilings. Elaborate breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets is what the restaurant is famous for the in the city. Show kitchens combined with live stations add a distinct flavour to your dining experience by adding theatrical elements. 
A unique rooftop lounge, Infini – The Sky Lounge, lets you feast your eyes on the unparalleled beauty of the silvery Taj Mahal like no other lounge. Enjoy the most animated evenings with innovative cocktails, luscious hand-tossed pizzas and table barbeques, accompanied with live DJs and a pulsating dance floor. What’s more, you can soak in the beauty of the Taj Mahal while relaxing and rejuvenating in the infinity pool.
Boasting an exceptional selection of single malts, Liquid Lounge is a fine place to treat yourself to the best of wines, whisky and beer. Invite your friends for a spirited evening at the lounge, which has an extensive list of fine imported wines. Savour the most intricate tastes in the form of delicious cocktails in a serene and welcoming ambience. Indulge your palate at the Tea Lounge, where you can try out croissants, pastries, freshly baked bread, melt-in-the-mouth handmade chocolates with light meals and freshly brewed coffee.

Best for Business
Providing a winning combination of service, comfort, and avant-garde facilities, Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra offers a range of spaces that you can choose from to organise small business meetings to grand wedding ceremonies, namely, Mansion, Grand Ball Room, Celebrations, Board Room and Meeting Rooms – all of which are fully geared to satisfy the diverse needs of business and leisure travellers. 
Best suited for large conferences and ceremonies, the hotel houses one of the largest banquet halls in North India. The 40,000-sq.ft. space includes a pre-function space of 11,000sq.ft. The high-ceiling, pillarless banquet hall has separate entry and exit points to allow seamless movement of guests. With a maximum capacity of 2,000 guests, it can be customised into two smaller venues as well.With a capacity of 450 guests and access to the adjoining lawns, the Grand Ball Room is idyllic for small events and receptions, such as Mehndi, Sangeet, Conventions, etc. The Ball Room boasts a space of 5,250sq.ft, and features a lofty ceiling. With the accompanying Courtyard Lawn, you can have a perfect small outdoor event as well.
Ideal for small conferences, the board rooms have a space of 515sq.ft. with a maximum capacity of 30 persons. Customisable as per the requirements, the hotel features 3 state-of-the-art boardrooms. There are also two meeting rooms, which have a space of 90sq.ft and a capacity of 3 persons in each room.

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