The Taj West End
- Business Center
- Fitness Center
- Room Service
- Free Parking
- Data Ports
- TV In Room
- Hair Dryer
- Air Conditioning
- In-House Bar
- Meeting Rooms
- In-House Dining
- Wake Up Service
- Coffee & Tea Maker
- Mini Bar In Room
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- 98%Luxury Travelers
- 67%Business Travelers
Member Reviews (7)
- The Taj West EndMember ofFoodiesOutdoor EnthusiastsLuxury Travelers+ 1Sep 14, 2013
There's absolutely no doubt this is quite the smartest (and most expensive) hotel in Bengaluru. Set amid the most beautiful and extensive landscaped gardens, the Taj oozes opulence. From arrival, service was absolutely top notch: we were met in the airport baggage hall by a hotel representative, who escorted us to our waiting car. On arrival at the hotel, we were presented with beautfil flower garlands and given a bindi on the forehead. Very charming. Checking in was smooth and efficient, the general manager came over to introduce himself and upgrade us from a club room to a suite.
The Raj Club (for those with club access) was a bit of a disppointment - a small room where the waiter almost stands over you all the time. We declined the wine on offer there - a particularly foul vigonier which we'd had the misfortune of trying earlier on this trip.
The general manager again came to say hello and suggested we try the outdoor Blue Bar, as we wanted to smoke. Though the setting was pleasant, the bar was lit in blue neon and playing the most dreadful dance trance music. Seemed quite inappropriate for both the type of hotel and the age of the clientele is attracts.
Though our stay was on the whole great, one of us got chronic food poisoning, the culprit we believe some olives offered with drinks in the club (likely preparation of these, rather than what they were stuffed with).Recommended for:Luxury Travelers
- The Taj West EndMember ofLocal CultureAdventure TravelersOct 25, 2013
The Taj is palatial. Marble and starched white uniforms amid luxurious gardens and a killer sunday brunch make the Taj an expat fave. The pool is divine and the towels, big and fluffy. Even if you aren't a techie millionaire, anyone can afford to use the pool and graze on a lazy sunday brunch buffet fit for a Raj.
Dining options at Taj West End include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a health club, a sauna, and a steam room. Spa amenities include spa services, massage/treatment rooms, beauty services, and a hair salon. This 5.0 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, secretarial services, and limo/town car service. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas. This Bengaluru property has event space consisting of banquet facilities and conference/meeting rooms. Business services, translation services, and tour assistance are available. Guest parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include a coffee shop/café, valet parking, and a concierge desk.
There are 117 guestrooms at Taj West End. Guestrooms are all accessible via exterior corridors. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are offered. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, phones, bidets, and designer toiletries. In addition to complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer multi line phones with voice mail. Televisions have satellite channels and pay movies. Air conditioned rooms also include desks, complimentary bottled water, ceiling fans, and blackout drapes/curtains. Guests may request a turndown service, irons/ironing boards, and wake up calls. Housekeeping is available. Cribs (infant beds) are available on request.
Additional fees and deposits may be charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.
Excellent!168 reviews across the web.
- Service100% found the staff to be very friendly.
- Hotel93% thought it was clean.
- Hotel BuildingVery nice building. 83% satisfied guests.
- Food83% found the breakfast to be wonderful.
- GroundsPool was lovely, according to 79%.
- Wellness/Sportstop-notch fitness area, thought 70%.