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Shiva guest house

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been traveling for 6 months now and Shiva Guesthouse is by far the best place where I've stayed in India! The family that owns the place is amazingly friendly. I was supposed to stay 2 days and I've been here for a week now. The room I have is clean, nice and light. I have hot water, a fan...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shiva Guest House is in a perfect location in Varanasi, literally a stones throw from the main Gaht. It is a little difficult to find, but the managers are very helpful and can come meet you if you're lost. We ate breakfast in the restaurant everyday, it was delicious and great value, Shiva is a wonderful cook. Both Shiva and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The shiva guest house is a family owned hotel just 2mins from the Ganga. The owners - two brothers - are just the best - very helpful and wonderful cooks. The rooms are really clean and everything works properly. The ceiling fans help a lot with the heat. Maybe the best feature of the place is the rooftop, where you...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 March 2017

together with my husband we stayed during Holi festival. The property is conveniently located a stairway away from Ganga banks and a block from the main shopping street. Shiva organized tours and taxis for us and gave great advice on the city. The room was big and clean, the bathroom spotless. It was so cool that we didn't even have...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A pleasant guest house run by a lovely family who are attentive and genuinely care about your stay. Very centrally located near the main Ghat in Varanasi. A good place to stay if you are visiting. The owners make sure you are comfortable and have everything you need.

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Well after 1 month in India, this place is one of the best accomodation Q/$ that i have been in. Clean, nice view, good food, great staff. The place to stay in Varanasi. The staff was very helpfull for just about everything. 1 minute from the gath. JEB

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Shiva is a very friendly host, who helps out wherever possible. The hostel is a little tricky to find and you have to carry your luggage a bit. Therefore the location is quiet and away from the noisy traffic. Hotel provides hot water and good wifi. There is a rooftop restaurant, which serves beer.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Regular place. It was really difficult to find. Even after finding it I looked for the signs and I haven't seen any. Location is good, near to the river and to the tourist path. Washbasin is outside of the room shared with the others, in the open hall of each floor.

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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Classic Indian guest house with a very friendly staff. I loved that it was a family business and the rooftop restaurant was some of the best and most consistent places I've eaten in India. We arrived a little late for breakfast and were starving. Kailash immediately brought us upstairs and made us some fantastic fried eggs and banana pancakes. We...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Wander the lanes of Varanasi searching for budget accommodations and you will quickly be demoralized. Many lonely places.. Many dirty places.. Shiva guest house is clean, welcoming and usually has a decent crowd of like minded travelers frequenting the place. It's not a party hostel at all.. just nice people taking in the sites of Varanasi. Exiting the guest house...

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our guest house near dasaswmedh ghat from dasaswmedh ghat by walk 2-3 mint ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shiva guest house

Address: Munshi Ghat Shiva guest house D 20/14, Varanasi 221001, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $14 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Shiva guest house 1*
Number of rooms: 14
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“If you're alone, ask for the room 24”
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JulieTritschler, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“get the upgrade so you'll have 2 spare sofas to chill on”
alessd1, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The stairs are steep so request a lower room of you struggle with climbing stairs.”
254richb, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you get the room booked with all amenities working!”
t0pend2, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Has both AC and non AC rooms.”
RussellK59, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
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