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Brisbane
Reviewed 26 November 2010

We used this hotel to rest in during the day. We booked a room, left our bags there, had lunch, then set out for the Taj which is right nearby. (Get tickets at another gate though. Can't buy them at this gate.) The room was very clean and simple - we got the top of the range at $18 Aus!...

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Lodz, Poland
Reviewed 23 November 2010

We booked this hotel by internet. We had no problem with check in late in the evening. Our rooms weren't perfect, without hot water (it is given when you ask for it) but what we can get for 600 Rp per night just 5 min walk from Taj Mahal. The reason we chose this hotel was low price and realy...

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1Thank PatriciaLodz_Poland
Derby, UK
Reviewed 5 November 2010

The area and the 'hotel' itself is peaceful and calm. We stayed in a fairly decent sized room with aircon and an ensuite, it seemed clean but the aircon was an externally fitted device which was so loud we had to turn it off at night. Because of this, we left it on while we went out to cool the...

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Sydney
Reviewed 4 October 2010

the bonus is definitely the peaceful setting off the main street and the courtyard garden which is really pleasant at night to have a meal, particularly in comparison to other hotels/restaurants in town (even if they do have somewhat Taj views). The garden is otherwise great for just hanging out in during the day which is rare from my experience...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 September 2010

I went here because it was an "Our Pick" in the Lonely Planet, expecting something great. But like with many hotels that find fame (and new business) from the LP advertisement, I felt Hotel Sheela has used it as an excuse to charge more. My room, though decent and pretty clean, was priced much higher than it should have been...

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Thank Themad11
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2010

Really surpised by some of the bad reviews on this place. I thought it was perfect location, clean and quiet (such a Godsend in India!). OK it's not the Oberoi Villas, but at 600 rupees, right next to the Taj - great value! Good restaurants just around the corner on rooftops overlooking the Taj (the Sheela for some obscure reason...

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Thank evieinindia
Killarney, Ireland
Reviewed 24 August 2010

Stay, stay, stay.... Couldnt be closer to the Taj. Great staff, nice food, rooms are basic but nice. Id recomend it to the Pope.....

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Thank Kerrylad
Orford
Reviewed 18 August 2010

It was ma second stay at Sheela (2004 & July 2010) and I still would recommend this place. It might be a little basic but the location is just great and the restaurant is very good. (lovely at night with all the candles). The staff is helpful and the garden is very relaxing.

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Thank mellieanne
Kolkata, India
Reviewed 22 July 2010

Only reason why you go to visit Agra is Taj, perhaps even Red Fort. The location of this hotel is almost perfect. You can also wake up early to take sunrise pictures of Taj. The garden is a God-send. In fact, i found it to be the nicest garden in all of my travel.Tables and chairs all over, candles at...

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Thank schater
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 8 July 2010

I stayed here one night due to its great location for visiting Taj Mahal early morning. the hotel is literally within steps of Taj' east gate. Currently you have to buy the ticket from the south gate and that's what I did on my arrival for next day early morning visit. The rooms are basic but clean. There is a...

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Address: East Gate, Taj Ganj, Agra 282001, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Agra
Price Range: ₹ 654 - ₹ 851 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Sheela 1*
Number of rooms: 22
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“south side are quite good”
 of 5 bubbles drnurmirza, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are very basic. inside rooms have A/C”
 of 5 bubbles joanroose52, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose any room, but carry room-freshener, and enjot Taj; you will get much time since Taj is within 5 Min. distance (closest hotel to Taj).”
 of 5 bubbles rahulk482, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Very closer to Taj Mahal and Free WiFi”
 of 5 bubbles fon_marsha34, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There's not a good room.”
 of 5 bubbles traveler12Atlanta_GA, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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