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New York
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67 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's nothing for this hotel. Although the room was spacious--and even had a seating room leading to the bedroom--the furniture are old. It's a functional room, with a good marble bathroom. The bedroom was clean, and the lobby very busy. Not a sanctuary.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place with great service !!! Guy by the pool is fantastic!!! Very helpful with extra mile service. Safe place,super tasty breakfast and Indian Restaurant! Airport is about 25 mins drive.We stayed 2 nights,they clean room everyday and provide with bottled water too. Thank you

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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... More 

Brussels, Belgium
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130 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were quite disappointed by this hotel, member of the Taj group. Although staff were extremely committed and friendly, the hotel itself is quite old, a bit drawn down and urgently needs upgrading/refurbishment. Since our passage, we have called it 'the Getaway' (:-)).

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mumbai
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43 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

i have been to many gateway hotels . but the most uncomfortable in this hotel room was definitely the bed size. i found it too small.also the plug points are too less in the room,the food quality and service was very good though.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

An oasis in the very challenging city of Varanassi. Very pleasant guest rooms, a lovely formal restaurant and a nice casual restaurant (though the barista coffee could be improved). The pool and extensive gardens are the highlight!

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Pender Island, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Coffee at 04:00 with a smile and in 10 minute service. We were part of an A&K group and each of us were treated as we were their special in every regard. We appreciated not signing for room service and simply seeing the service on our departure and the opportunity to leave a gratuity at the end with the front... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

bathrobes and yoga mat in a bag with The Gateway logo impressed me deeply. The stage are all helpful and friendly, the only issue is that I can't understand English with strong Indian accent. ~The best ever!!!

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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... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at taj Varanasi with my husband and in laws booked two rooms have a wonderful stay hotel is decent with the huge area,staff is courteous ,special thanks to front desk manager Gaurav who was very professional and of great help,he assisted us in making the booking and was there throughout to assist us in our stay. This was... More 

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

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Coquitlam, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've just returned from a group tour through northern India. We spent our final two days of the tour in Varanasi, one of the holiest cities in India and, consequently, one of the busiest. We were fortunate to have been booked into the Gateway Hotel as it was an oasis of calm and beauty after what proved to be two... More 

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

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gateway Hotel provided a well desired respite from the noise and crowds around the Ganges. The staff was very helpful and the grounds were very peaceful. They provided a very nice breakfast buffet.

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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... More 

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
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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: $154 - $353 (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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