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Hotel Diplomat

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I reserved a room for several days a few weeks ago. I was refused permission to have a guest come up to my room to do a bit of work with me - even in the daytime - even for just a short bit. Locals are not allowed in the rooms. Even with proper ID and a willingness to pay...

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Praxis S, General Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback. We truly value your opinion. We have a strong no visitors' policy to ensure our Guests' safety is not compromised. However, we certainly take a note of your suggestion and the will implement the same at the earliest. We look forward to welcoming you back to experience positive change.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

The hotel's location is really good. So many food places near it! I love how it's just beside my favorite restaurant! The room is big enough for 2, since it's beside the road, it's a bit noisy but it wont bother you much. The only downside is the WiFi, it keeps on disconnecting but overall the service is good and...

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest levels of comfort & quality service to ensure a memorable experience. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the overall experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are a source of...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very good service and super helpful staff. Top location for seeing the sights eg The Gateway to India, waterfront, etc. Good pricing for the location, Air con plus ceiling fans. 3 free newspapers appear under your door! Room door locks not very secure and safety chain broken but we carried our valuables and there were no problems anyway, and the...

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a wonderful review. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest levels of comfort & quality service to ensure a memorable experience. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the overall experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are a source...

Pune, India
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had a good stay at Hotel Diplomat. The hotel is at an excellent location - just behind Taj. You are at a walking distance from The Gateway and most of the other hangout places in the area. The rooms are clean and well maintained. The staff is friendly, although service can be slow at times. (we sometimes had to...

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest levels of comfort & quality service to ensure a memorable experience. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the overall experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are a source of...

Panchkula, India
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Its nice budget hotel, location of this hotel makes a decent choice for stay in colaba for tourist or business stay. it offers only breakfast (in house) other food is made available from outside. Its very close to Gateway of India so one can roam around easily.

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the overall experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are a source of motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Thank you for a great room, friendly staff, clean sheets, nice bathroom, good breakfast and very good location. I will recommend this hotel to anybody looking for a clean hotel, with great staff. Thank you , we enjoyed our stay and will be back.

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest levels of comfort & quality service to ensure a memorable experience. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the overall experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are a source of...

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Staff service on checkin was appalling - whole experience from car valet at the front door to checkin staff felt like we were like an annoying interruption to their day. Room clean and good aircon. Breakfast was passable but not great.

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback. We truly value your opinion. I want to apologize for the experience you had with our hotel. We value feedback like yours as it allows us to improve further. Your areas of concern have been worked upon. You will certainly see improvement during your next stay with us. We look forward...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The Hotel is located right across the road from the world famous Taj Hotel and the 'Gateway to India' in Mumbai. The hotel has 5 floors and the rooms were clean and well looked after by the staff. All the front and back office people were professional and looked after us. The rooms were cleaned each morning as well as...

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest levels of comfort & quality service to ensure a memorable experience. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the overall experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are a source of...

Aurangabad, India
Reviewed 19 January 2017

the only thing that is positive about the hotel is its Location. Had to check in as my regular hotel was fully occupied. the overall experience was just ok as the facilities and amenities were not the wow thing. Food quality was also very so-so to the extent that preferred to go to Bade mian for dinner at 1 in...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I stayed for four nights and thought it was an excellent value for money in what is quite an expensive part of town. The breakfast ( inc the price ) was v good and the staff were excellent and helpful. My only criticism was that there is building work going on in the hotel and the third floor ( where...

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Praxis S, Manager at Hotel Diplomat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest levels of comfort & quality service to ensure a memorable experience. We truly value your opinion. I want to apologize for the experience you had with our hotel. We value feedback like yours as it allows...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Diplomat

Address: 26 Boman Behram Marg | Apollo Bunder, Mumbai (Bombay) 400001, India
Region: India > Maharashtra > Mumbai (Bombay)
Price Range: $91 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Diplomat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Stay away from rooms facing the street.”
raisrael, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“we has a view of the Taj Mahal Hotel pool, nice”
RobJT20, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in 3rd floor rooms twice. Both were decent. Request hotel staff to show you different options if they have vacant rooms.”
Anu789, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book through booking.com, you may get discount”
702sanjiva, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on 3rd floor great.”
The_Albatros, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
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