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Accomodation

Location

TIFR is situated at the southern end of Mumbai city (in a locality known as Navy Nagar) and is ~ 4 kms from the down town area.

There are a large number of hotels in down town Mumbai. The rates of these hotels range from ~ Rs 17,500/- (for 5 star) to ~ Rs 5800/- for un-rated but clean and safe accommodation.

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Accomodation

We give below the list of hotels from where we will arrange pick-up and drop-off service during the conference. The rates include breakfast.

  1. The TajMahal Palace & Tower (5 star Deluxe)
    ~4 kms from TIFR, Located in Colaba beside the Gate-Way of India.
    Rates:
    Superior City View Single: Rs. 11500, Double/Twin: Rs. 13000
    Superior Sea View Single: Rs. 13000, Double/Twin: Rs. 14500
    Deluxe City View Single: Rs. 14500, Double/Twin: Rs. 16000
    Deluxe City View Single: Rs. 16000, Double/Twin: Rs. 17500
    The above rates are exclusive of taxes (currently @10%) and Inclusive of Buffet breakfast. Please use this form for directly booking your accommodation at Taj Mahal Hotel (Res. form for Taj Mahal)

    Hotel Taj President (5 star)
    2 kms from TIFR, Located in up-market residential area.
    Rates:
    Single: Rs. 8000, Double/Twin: Rs. 9000.
    The above rates are exclusive of taxes (currently @10%) and Inclusive of Buffet breakfast.
    Email: ashish.kanitkar@tajhotels.com or Ms Divya Garud (Taj President) Pl. use this form for directly booking your accommodatio at Taj President (Res. form for Taj President)
    Tel#: +91 22 6665 1170 Fax: +91 22 2284 6680
    Website: www.tajhotels.com

  2. Hotel Fariyas (4 star)
    3.5 kms from TIFR, Located in Colaba market area
    Rates:
    Std Single/Dbl: Rs. 5800 + 10% tax
    Deluxe Single/Dbl : Rs 6800 + 10% tax
    Executive club single/Dbl : Rs 7800 +10% tax
    The above rates are inclusive of B/fast.
    Contact person: Ms. Falguni Trivedi or Mr. Snehal Thakar
    Email: mumbaisales@fariyas.com
    Tel#: +91 22 6141 6141 Fax: +91 22 2283 4992
    Website: www.fariyas.com

  3. Hotel Ritz
    5 kms from TIFR, Located near Churchgate railway station
    Rate ~ Rs. 5,000/- per night.
    Contact person : Ms. Lata Sharma
    Email: enquiry@ritzhotelmumbai.com
    Tel#: +91 22 22850500 Fax: +91 22 22850494

  4. There will be some Hostel/dormitory or budget hotels available for students and delegates at a subsidized rate.