The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra, India
Indulge with your own private view of the greatest monument of love at The Oberoi Amarvilas, recognised as the leading luxury hotel in Agra. Wake up to the glorious sight of the Taj Mahal, bathed by the first rays of dawn. Watch her sparkle by day as the sun shines on her architectural perfection. Allow yourself to be swept away by her romance at dusk. Let the nights be filled with the magic of the Taj by moonlight.
Rated amongst the leading resorts in the world, The Oberoi Amarvilas offers the best view of the Taj Mahal in Agra. The hotel is located 600 metres from the Taj Mahal and all rooms, suites, lobby, bar and lounge offer breathtaking views of the monument.
Built in a style inspired by Moorish and Mughal architecture, the resort is a splendid display of terraced lawns, fountains, reflection pools and pavilions with rich interiors that take you back to an era of Emperors and Princes. An interlude at The Oberoi Amarvilas is truly unforgettable.
Location and Transfers
The Oberoi Amarvilas is located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, 600 metres from the Taj Mahal and approximately 15 minutes from the city centre.
Agra’s Kheria Airport is located 13kms from The Oberoi Amarvilas and is approximately a 25 minute drive. The Oberoi Air Charter may also be arranged for this journey. It takes approximately 45 minutes to fly from New Delhi to Kheria airport.
Premier Rooms – beautifully appointed they feature Burma Teak flooring, teak armoires and spacious marble bathrooms with both a bathtub and a separate shower cubicle
Premier Rooms with Balcony – along with the features of the Premier Room, these rooms also have their own private open-air terraces with a view of the landscaped gardens and the Taj Mahal
Deluxe Suites – each of these suites has a separate living room and bedroom with a view of the landscaped gardens and the Taj Mahal
Deluxe Suites with Balcony – furnished with custom-built furniture and hand woven fabrics, each offering a panoramic view of the landscaped gardens with a cobalt blue pool area in the centre and the beautiful Taj Mahal beyond. Along with the features of the Deluxe Suite, it also has its own private open-air terrace
Luxury Suites – located on the top floor and offer an entrance foyer, a separate living, a seating dining room, a spacious bedroom with a four poster bed, a private pantry and a separate guest washroom adjoining the living room and two private open-air terraces, both offering splendid views of the Taj Mahal. Each suite also has an interconnecting twin-bedded Premier Room exclusively available with the Luxury Suite
Kohinoor Suite – located in the middle of the top floor, this suite offers an entrance foyer, a large living room, a dining room, a study and a spacious bedroom with an attached bathroom, each of which has breathtaking views of the Taj Mahal. The bathroom of the Kohinoor Suite offers one of the most amazing views of the monument. The suite also has a pantry and an interconnecting twin-bedded room (for families)
Bellevue – the main restaurant, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring international and Indian cuisine
Esphahan – speciality Indian restaurant, serving traditional Indian cuisine. Open for dinner only in two seatings; 1st seating 1900 hours or 2nd seating 2130 hours
Bar – offers a fine selection of wines, spirits and cigars. The bar also has a terrace with a breathtaking view of the Taj Mahal
Lounge – serves light beverages
In-Room Dining – 24-hour
Facilities and Activities
Yoga is available
Luxury retail arcade
Complimentary golf cart transfer to and from the Taj Mahal
Tours to the Taj Mahal
Excursions – examples are Agra Fort and the Fatehpur Sikri