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The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stay at The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi is very nice and comfortable. This one of the best hotel in Varanasi. But this hotel is some far from the temple and ghats. facilities and service is very good.

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Disappointed in this hotel as all of the other Taj hotels that we have stayed in in India have been wonderful, some even spectacular. The hotel reception area and restaurant here are nice and the food is excellent, but the room are very tired and the hallways smell musty. The linens are dingy, the flooring is pergo, the bathroom old...

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Lucknow, India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is 2 1/2 km or so from the Ghats. Given the usally poor state of congestion on the roads in the area, this distance actually translates into travel time of 30 mins or so between the hotel and the Ghats which makes popping back to the hotel and using its facilities during the day impractical. The hotel is...

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New Delhi
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

its a good property and probably one of the best in varanasi. excellent stay and value for money.amenities are satisfactory. staff is hospitable and courteous.location is good.food quality is good.overall a nice experience.

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GatewayVaranasi, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Gateway Ganges Varanasi and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. Your feedback is essential in our effort to improve our service standards. It gives me a great pleasure to read your kind words on overall stay and services. Your kind words have been shared with our team who take great pride in...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is the best Hotel in Varanasi, rooms are good and spacious. Restaurant is nice they serve amazing breakfast, coffee shop is also good. This hotel is spread over a big area in Varanasi cantonment.The hotel staff is courteous and helpful, overall good experience.

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GatewayVaranasi, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Gateway Ganges Varanasi and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. Your feedback is essential in our effort to improve our service standards. It gives me a great pleasure to read your kind words on overall stay and services. Your kind words have been shared with our team who take great pride in...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is a friendly hotel with great staff. It is not the luxury of the Taj hotels in Dehli but the food is good and like all service we found in India -- amazing. There are nice gardens to walk around right next to the busy streets filled with people and cattle.

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GatewayVaranasi, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Gateway Ganges Varanasi and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. Your feedback is essential in our effort to improve our service standards. It gives me a great pleasure to read your kind words on overall stay and services. Your kind words have been shared with our team who take great pride in...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A top hotel in a good location. Excellent help planning day trips. Hotel taxi driver and local guides were very knowledgeable and had good rates. There was a lot to see and our guide was extremely helpful in making sure we saw what we wanted without pushing anything on us. Highly recommend.

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GatewayVaranasi, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi, responded to this review

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very quite and serine place. Hugh garden, where you can jog in. Professional staff and helpful. Most of staff is old but very nice. Comfortable stay and one can concentrate on work. Close in market area!!

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GatewayVaranasi, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Gateway Ganges Varanasi and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. Your feedback is essential in our effort to improve our service standards. It gives me a great pleasure to read your kind words on overall stay and services. Your kind words have been shared with our team who take great pride in...

Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is a disgrace and is not a 5* hotel or even a 4* hotel. Apparently it has been graded as a 5* but it is far from it. My first room was dark, the AC did not work (it was set to 23.5 mandatorily across the floor). There was no mirror in the bathroom. It was damp and...

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Somnath, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rentals stayed in this hotel with family. It is magnificent property with big gardens. The staff as in all Taj Hotels is very friendly. The kids enjoyed personal attention given by Rashid in their restaurant where we had breakfast and dinner. The location is very nice keeping in view the traffic jams of Varanasi.

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Group-oriented mid-rise hotel centrally located on Raja Bazar Road at Nadesar Palace Grounds, on the banks of the Varuna River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi

Address: Nadesar Palace Grounds | Cantonment, Varanasi 221002, India (Formerly Taj)
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $119 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi 5*
Number of rooms: 130
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“Indian hotel restaurant is real nice..”
 of 5 bubbles CaTkawaii, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Refurbished rooms on the higher floors with a view of the swimming pool and gardens are the best”
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“all the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles Sridhr65, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
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