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Hotel Ganesha

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a lovely experience to stay at Hotel Ganesha in Varanasi. Great food amd a lovely toof top cafe to sit relax and enjoy. We ventured out on the town and had an amazing and expanding experience. Visiting temples, seeing the oldest parts of the city, and am/pm rituals on the ghats as well as on the river were...

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir, it was total our pleasure to make your stay wonderful . we provide free Walking tour service complimentary included in our Rooms. Love to see you again and again. Thanks

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at hotel Ganesha in order to visit Varanasi for two days and see the main sites. The hotel staff made this very easy by arranging everything for us and taking us on a walking tour of the city to see the temples and the oldest part of Varanasi. They also arranged an evening and morning boat ride on...

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Haley, we are very warmed with your lovely review. love to see u soon again :) Thanks

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

There is no kitchen or food available, the staff is not friendly chekout time was 10 am we requested for 1 hr extension but were not allowed to stay. The location is near assi ghat but without any car parking and the road is too narrow for car to even wait for 10 mins.

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir, first of all thanks for the review. we have restaurant available and in running condition , as you can see from other reviews. we see that your main issue was 1 hr extension for check out , but due to guest waiting to check in we were unable to provide you 1 hr extra. and for the car...

Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Nice and clean room . Not far away from Assi Ghat . Its safe on the roads at night also but until 11 P.M. . They arrange everything prefect , they give me notes that tell about varanasi , map for explore the city , some tricks , and they can arrange boat trip , city walk too . I...

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

sir, thank you for the precious review. waiting to serve you again :)

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The good thing is it is close to the river. But there are no views from the rooms, all of which open to show the walls of other buildings, as the hotel is in a walled up lane. However, the rooms are really clean and nice, sheets are washed and ironed, though towels could look brighter. The bathrooms are clean,...

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thanks for taking out your precious time and writing this review. we hope to see u soon :)

santiago
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Ganesha is a hotel very well located, Central but away from the chaos. Facilities are functional and are very clean, so we thought it was very remarkable, next to the hot water available at all times. The hotel offers a free tour led by Ajai Panday, our experience with the was wonderful, the tour with the easy to understand because...

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir/mam, very very thanks for the great encouraging review for us. hope to serve you soon again. :)

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Room was nice and super clean. Internet and hot water did not work half of the time and the tv was broken. Staff was ok, but the manager was very rude and unfriendly. Worst management i have ever seen after 6 month traveling in india.

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ManagerGanesha, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Sorry for the issues you faced. we are very strict in guest relations, kindly provide the Manager Name so that we can take strict action against him.

Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

They try to maintain the facilities, but what do you think? They can't be be as good as Clark's. Medium budget - must visit. TVs are the old bulky ones, but they have it. Free WiFi stops working mostly. But they have very clean toilets. They are obviously packed from all sides, that means you are safe from the outside...

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ManagerGanesha, Manager at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thanks For your wonderful thoughts . Yes, we are a Budget Class Hotel, and we proudly can say that we are cleanest Hotel in varanasi atleast and you can compare it to higher class hotels also. as we are in process of upgrading our all TV's To LED Flat TV's Soon. and all of our AC Rooms are...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Hotel Ganesha is located close to Assi Ghat. Being away from the hustle and bustle , it soothes the nerves after all the tremendous noise of Varanasi main streets. Being located in a narrow lane, the honking is much less. Room though small was clean with clean linen. Bathroom was quite clean. Hotwater supply has been augmented with additional geysers...

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ManagerGanesha, Manager at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Many Many Thanks For The Wonderful Review. We are very happy and encouraged by your review. Thanks

Montreal
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This hotel is close to the Assi Ghat. Liked the nightly Gange River ceremonies. I would like to express my gratitude to the hotel for Ajay Pandey"s guide through the streets of Varanasi. He really knows the history of this city.. He took me to many temples, the muslim quarters, a walk through the narrow streets and many more. As...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Ganesha is situated at a strategic location in Varanasi. Its convenient location, only 1 kilometers from the city center, makes Hotel Ganesha a perfect base to explore the holy city of Varanasi. Besides, the budget hotel offers modern amenities and services. 200 Meters From The Famous Assi Ghat, 500 Meters From The Banaras Hindu University (B.H.U), 1KM From The Dashaswamedh Ghat (Main Ghat), 5Km From The Varanasi Railway Station & 20Km From Airport. This Is a Very New Build Hotel with The Main Aim Of giving our guests cleaner & peaceful environment. With center of all important tourist location and The Beautiful "Assi ghat". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ganesha

Address: Assi B1/48 | Opp-Abhay Cinema, Varanasi 221005, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $15 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Ganesha 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Every rooms are basic but clean and peaceful”
jonathanmac385, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“no lift, and steep steps so choose the first floor. check rates for boat rides outside. The hotel charges three times the price.”
sathyas914, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for window view of outside, a/c if available”
Sagittaire13, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It is necessary to smoke a grass with Baba in the Shiva temple.”
greatp2016, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Top floor facing Ganga”
MUCMaverick, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
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