Tajview - IHCL SeleQtions
About Tajview - IHCL SeleQtions
Tajview – IHCL SeleQtions stands as a contemporary boutique hotel nestled in the historic heart of Agra, boasting superb connectivity to Delhi and Jaipur on India’s famed Golden Triangle. Just a brief seven-minute drive from the iconic Taj Mahal, this hotel provides unparalleled views of the pristine 17th-century marble marvel.
A cherished city landmark for families and business travelers since the 1970s, Tajview – IHCL SeleQtions has transformed over the years to embody the modern spirit of Agra. Situated across six acres of meticulously landscaped lawns, the hotel features a temperature-controlled outdoor swimming pool, organic fruit orchards, and vegetable gardens. The design seamlessly blends Mughal architectural elements like domes, arches, latticed windows, and parchin kari/marble inlay work with contemporary style. The accommodation comprises 92 rooms and suites, each offering splendid views of the city, pool, and the Taj Mahal. Guests are treated to personalized service, including thoughtful details such as a step ladder for children during check-in and a warm welcome from the resident Labrador dogs, Max and Maya, who wholeheartedly endorse the hotel’s pet-friendly policy.
The Tajview lifestyle harmoniously combines cosmopolitan dynamism with the charm of refined indulgence. Savanga Kitchen, the all-day diner, serves buffet meals featuring Indian and international cuisines, with a special ‘Agre ka Nashta’ section offering local favorites like bedmi puri. Jhankaar, the Indian fine dining restaurant, provides an elegant setting to savor exceptional Mughlai cuisine. Couples can book romantic meals at the poolside Baradari or enjoy a champagne breakfast at Sky Deck, offering breathtaking views of the Taj Mahal. The rooftop-terrace venue, Sky Deck, is designed for serene hi-tea with unobstructed Taj Mahal views and moonlit dinners.
Jiva Spa boasts lavish treatment rooms with soaking tubs and Jacuzzis, inviting guests to indulge in signature Indian wellness therapies. The hotel’s offerings also include a fitness studio, efficient meeting spaces at the Business Center, a relaxing atmosphere at Saqui, the bar, and moments of solitude in the cozy library. State-of-the-art banquet halls cater to corporate and social events, along with a scenic outdoor venue hosting some of the city’s most memorable weddings.
Tajview curates experiences that evoke an intimate sense of nostalgia and joie de vivre. Guests are invited to plant a sapling in the garden, drop handwritten postcards into the hotel’s red pillar post-box, receive in-room meals in a tiered Indian tiffin box (dabba), and create a personal ‘Memory on a Plate’ in the kitchen. In addition to guided tours of the Taj Mahal and other historic monuments in Agra, the concierge can arrange day trips to unique regional and religious attractions like Mathura, Vrindavan, and an elephant orphanage.