4* Courtyard by Marriott - Agra

This contemporary hotel is 3 km from the iconic Taj Mahal, 6 km from Agra Fort and 16 km from the Tomb of Akbar the Great. 

Stylish, modern rooms feature sleek marble bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, minibars and Wi-Fi (fee). Upgraded rooms add sitting areas and pool views, and some have balconies. Posh suites add separate living rooms and limited free Wi-Fi, plus welcome wine and snacks. Room service is available.

Dining options include a cafe, a chic cocktail bar with light fare, and an Indian restaurant. There's also an Ayurvedic spa, an outdoor pool, a gym and a play room.

Rating: Four Stars