How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Strand Hotel Mumbai (Bombay)
Travel Blogs from Mumbai (Bombay)
... and went to bed. The next day The daylight part of today was devoted to making Xmas videos for our family's. This required finding a few propts including a turbin and a bamboo stick and a few other things that were not vital but would be good to have. I found some bamboo and when a guy appeared to chase my thieving hands off managed to get a piece for a 20p donation, bargain. We roamed the streets in the direction of the beach where we wanted to shoot the video in the hope of ...
... single run for Mumbai was cheered, 4’s resulted in pandemonium, and 6’s led to a mini rave. The heat was ridiculous under the stand though and if it wasn’t for the guys bringing ice-creams round throughout the match, I think we both might’ve just collapsed. They also ran out of water; cue a mad scramble for the last remaining bottles which resembled something out of a zombie apocalypse. Kat had to then feign sickness to get hold ...
... airport (info below). From outside the hostel was not a good welcome to India being located in a slum like area, but was great inside and I stayed for 3 days (after traveling in India my idea of a slum-like area changed considerably). Staying far out was not to bad and the hour and a half train ride to Colaba and some crazy tuc tuc rides to the beach and other sights were always an adventure and very cheap (I never paid for the train since nobody seemed to and I couldn't find ...
... they weren't on the itinerary, I made Salim stop anyways. I got my ride but the photos are on a cd made by the tour group so no way to upload them. Then off to the dam for a speedboat ride. In typical Indian fashion there was a queue, but no attendant in the booth to sell tickets. We waited 30 minutes and then gave up. By the time we had our 15 minute boat ride it would have been 1,5 hours and ...
... for herself too. NiuNiu and I had no interest in buying any clothes so we sat around for what must have been 2 hours plus while she tried on many different styles and colors.
We left carrying many bags of clothes and decided to walk back to the hotel.
None of us were hungry so we decided to get some desert from the ice cream place near our hotel and take it back and have desert in our room.
We had the same problem as the ...