TripAdvisor Reviews Essar Hotel Agra
Travel Blogs from Agra
19 & 20 April 2015
In the early morning we arrived in Agra with the night train and Hans didn't feel well. With a quick risk jaw tour we arrived in the budget area of Agra which is also near the Taj Mahal. After some searching actions of Francis for a good hotel we checked in one of them. At the hotel Hans went straight to bed to have ...
... roses, six of them, with rose buds adorning them in blue and green, the favorite colors of Leonard's mine respectively. Once upon a long ago time, during the brief period when Leonard and I were dating, right before the start of the long tormenting separation, we once stood on the second floor of the old science building Emery at Gordon, our old college. We were examining some of the geologic collections when the topic of favorite color came up, blue for him, green for me. ...
... br> Towns near Agra
We turned off the freeway and drove through a town and then did a U turn to take another road to Agra. There were many market stalls here and a lively traffic scene and the road was paved and in very good condition.
On we drove until we got to another town several minutes later where the road narrowed, traffic became chaotic having to contend with cattle roaming freely about along with goats, donkeys and many ...
... about that for a minute, this amazing building was not a palace where people lived, but a monument built to honor someone who died (the third wife of the shah died during childbirth – their 14th child). That is some kind of opulence.
In our quick 24 hours in Agra we also saw the Agra Fort and Itmad Daulah (Baby Taj), both of which were very cool. You might think you wouldn’t need to see the Baby Taj after seeing the real deal, but ...
We all jumped aboard our first Indian train to reach Agra. I have to admit this train journey was pretty luxurious, seats with cushions, not too hot and even a brekkie included. Admittedly the breakfast was a little random, 5 chips, 7 bullet like peas, some vegetable cutlets and bread - but hey it was better than nothing.
As we strolled out of the station in Agra we saw for the first time just how hard it is for those who are less able or injured in India as ...
Other places to stay in Agra
Taj Ganj, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $68
- Beautiful hotel
- A Sheraton with a view of the Taj Mahal
- Good hotel though slightly disappointing...
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $69
- Only average
- So-So Experience
- Horrible excuse for a luxury hotel
54, Taj Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $51
- Better than Clarks Jaipur
- Quite satisfactory
- Very Servicable Hotel
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 4 star hotelfrom $71
- Comfortable hotel, elegant rooms, lovely setting, excellent food and service
- Quite nice..
- Another decent Hilton
Taj East Gate, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $271
- Definitely worth the expense
- The Only Place to Stay in Agra(vation)!
Taj Ganj, Fatehabad Road , Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Loved the Taj i
- Perfectly adequate & good service
- A Good Deal
181/2 Fatehabad road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $48
16/2/8, Commercial Complex, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $42
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $44
- Great Hotel
- Howard Park is an oasis in city of chaos.
- Good value for the money
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $26
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $27
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $45
137, Station Road, Agra Cantt, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $23
6B The Mall Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $37
263 Station Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $12
Near TDI Mall, Opp Hotel Trident, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $31
181/1, Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
V.I.P Road to Taj Mahal, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $46
Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $21
Pratappura Crossing, M.G. Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $34
Shaid Nagar Crossing, Shamshabad Rd, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
1, Amarlok, Taj Link Road, Near Shilp Gram Parking, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $22
Western Gate, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $10
Block 36, Sanjay Place, Agra | Hotelfrom $40
East Gate, Taj Ganj, Agra | Hotelfrom $11
Chowk Kagziyan,South Gate, Agra | Hotelfrom $11