Friends Paying Guest House

p-6 taj nagari phase 1, Agra, India, Distance from city centre: 4.7km
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Rating: 88%from 3 reviews

  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 93%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 93%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities
90% of people like to stay near the Taj Mahal when visiting Agra.
Perfect for visitng during sunrise and sunset, as its only an easy 10 minute walk from the guest house, and 5 minutes to the ticket counter at the eastern gate (shilpgram ).

What is a Paying Guest House ?
In India a paying guest house means a complete family home stay. Where the owner, family and guests live together in the same place/building.

Benefits of a Paying Guest House ?
In a paying guest house there is NO tax , NO service charge and NO hidden charges. The government reduces all taxes ONLY for paying guest houses. If you compare this with hotels and ordinary guest houses, you would have to pay an extra 14% VAT and 10% service charge.
Benefits to Staying in FPGH ?
• Perfect Location
• Peaceful Place
• Taj View
• City View
• Roof Top
• Bob Marley Restaurant
• Free Wifi
• Free Internet
• Free Luggage Room
• Free Tourist Information
• Free Agra Tourist Map
• Free Rest Room for Outside Visitors



Daily Activities:
Chai Time: Free chai/coffee and cookies for every guest at 2pm daily!
Movie Night: 7-10pm watch Hindi/Bollywood movies with our family.
Free Cooking Classes: Learn how to prepare and cook traditional Indian dishes that you order from the restaurant.
Heena Classes: Learn how to create your very own Henna designs.
Free Market Tour: At Agra's Mughals Bazzar where you can see generations of Royal Craftsmen creating traditional handicrafts.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast not included
  • Café
  • Ceiling fan
  • Currency exchange
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Hostel Conditions : Guests must cancel their booking 24 hours in advance. They will also be charged for the number of nights originally booked. If your train or flight is late, in that case, please call us. For station or airport pickup, please organize it with the hostel at least 48 hours before your arrival, otherwise we cannot guarantee the arrangement of the pickup for you. You must also quote all the details of you .

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Taj Mahal is just 10 minutes of walk from the Taj Mahal and 2 kms away from the Red fort. Friends Guest House is 500 m away from the Taj Mahal. A 10 min walk brings you to the Taj Mahal, plenty of greenery, peaceful environment and only 10 min away from Taj Nature walk, gracious surroundings of Peaceful Forest Greenery.

Distance from:-

Taj Mahal - 500 m entrance gate
Agra Fort - 2 km
Baby Taj/Et-Mad-uddaula - 6 km
Fatehpur Sikri - 45 km
Sikandra - 12 km


Our address is :- P-6 Taj nagri phase 1 , near shilp gram road
Agra

Helpful Instructions:= if you come in Agra railway station (Agra Cantt)or (Agra fort railway station ) and bus stand's there are a lot of brokers and commission agents. They will try to confuse you and they will try to sell you and They will tell you friends guest house is very far , it is not good , it is closed now , please dont confused . you just asked them i want a go to SHILPGRAM ROAD near Friends guest house or any problem please call

Located Near

Agra Cantt Railway Station to here is = 105/ rs
Agra Fort Railway station to here is = 100/ rs .
Idgah Bus Station to here is 90/ rs

This is a normal Price of Tuk tuk .

Some Rickshaw Driver or Taxi Driver They will Misguide you about This place so please careful .our Location Land Mark is Shilp Gram Road ( Taj Mahal East Gate Ticket Counter )

Full Address = Taj Nagri Phase One Near Shilpgram Road Agra .

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if you have any problem please call us

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