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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 January 2012

We stayed 1 day at this hotel. The room was big and clean enough. The service is terrible. 1) the boy went to buy a bottle of beer, so we payed. After we get the bottle of beer, the boy came back saying the money we gave is ripped so he wants to us to change. The money we had...

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sunshine_183
Reviewed 15 December 2011

The Strand is an OK place to stay if you want to see mumbai and have a base. It is on the same road as the Taj Palace so the location is great. The Gateway of India is about 3 mins walk up the road. The Strand itself is a little worn to be honest. It could do with a...

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5Thank sunshine_183
Tilburg
Reviewed 8 December 2011

hy go there? Because of the location. Why not going there? 1. The rooms were very smelly. Every time we put on the AC, which was needed because of the heat, a smell of urine came into our room. As the AC was 30cm from the pillows in our beds, it was awful. 2. The rooms (downstairs) are very noisy....

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6Thank krijn007
Staffordshire
Reviewed 13 November 2011

This hotel is certainly over priced for what it is, however we have no faults with our stay. Location is excellent. It is on the same road as the famous Taj Mahal Palace hotel and is in view of the Gateway of India and is on the sea/harbour front, so if you have the front bedrooms, the view is fantastic....

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5Thank HippyHoliday
California City, California
Reviewed 19 September 2011

I was slightly disappointed. Simple things were missing that should be basics in any hotel. We were told that only 1 towel per room is given. Tea is not served in the room, we need to go to the dining hall for tea. Food was decent, served buffet style in the dining hall.

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6Thank White D
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2011

On arrival the manger at front desk was very grumpy and unpleasant despite us already having a booking online. Room was clean enough but for the price of the room (around Rs.3500/night) it could have been much cleaner. Our shower head had 4 streams coming out of it which i had to fix with a pin. The basin tap would...

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1Thank WanderingOzzi
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 12 August 2011

It is a wonderful location to stay at Mumbai, and considering the rates it is not so costly too. ....You are staying a look away from The Taj mahal and Gate way of India. Facilities are vintage and probably the maintenance is just for sustenance. Services are hardly any to offer than the dire necessities. But of course it is...

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1Thank ramesh2712
Delhi
Reviewed 5 August 2011

Very nice hotel , small rooms but still very clean and well maintained , very good view of gate way of India from luxury & executive rooms , They have transfer service from Airport to Hotel..Staff is old but well mannered. Good food to eat on good rate..

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Nunspeet, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 July 2011

We switched from the Apollo Hotel 2 streets down the road to the Strand Hotel. It was better priced then the Apollo Hotel and we had a far better view accross the sea. Staff was decent and we did not have problems with asking for tips etc. Trust me, in the whole of North India they demand tips and money...

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3Thank Ewansink
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 13 May 2011

Staying at the Strand was the worst decision I made in Mumbai. The man at the reception desk was the most smarmy looking I’ve ever seen and he told me that the price of over 4000 rupees per night (excluding breakfast) included wi-fi. I later found out after checking in that their wi-fi had not worked in months!) The room...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Strand Hotel is located in city of dreamers, stalwarts and the common man, Mumbai. This is located at the distance of 300 meters from Gateway of India, 2.7 km from Chhatrapati Shivaji Train Terminus and nearest airport at 26.3 km from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. Property provides facilities like Wi-Fi, car rental, laundry, parking service, travel desk and room service. In-house multi-cuisine restaurant dishes out the best of Indian and international delicacies to cajole the taste-buds. In medical emergency one can avail doctor on call facility. The rooms in the hotel are well-furnished, ventilated, clean and come with good quality furniture. The hotel houses simple and sober rooms that offer a homely ambiance to guests. All rooms have attached bathroom with essential bathroom toiletries & linen, Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet, Airconditioner, LED TV with satellite channels,telephone and many more. It is all about the experience that goes beyond the ordinary! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Strand Hotel

Address: Apollo Bunder Prem Ramchandani Marg | near Gateway of India, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
Region: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay) > Gateway of India
Price Range: $80 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Strand Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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