10 of the best: rooms with a view - 8. India: Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra
The view: Feast your eyes on the world’s greatest monument of love, the Taj Mahal, as it changes mood by day and night just 600 metres away.
The room: Every room looks out onto the Taj Mahal, the Luxury Suites having two private terraces and bathroom window views, plus four poster bed. The best views are from the Kohinoor Suite.
The hotel: Built in a style inspired by Moorish and Mughal architecture, the Oberoi Amarvilas features terraced lawns, fountains, reflection pools and pavilions with rich interiors.
Stay: Prices from £252 per person per night including breakfast with TransIndus (www.transindus.com).