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Hotel Ganges View

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this hotel! It oozes charm and friendliness. It's ideally situated for a walk along the Ghats or a walk around local shops and back streets. The area around it was clean and felt very safe, The room we had was full of artefacts with stained glass window and looked out onto the beautiful terrace, which we were glad...

Thank shakespearestarr
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can stand on the steps of the hotel and see the Ganges, what more can you ask for? The hotel is friendly, welcoming and safe. We were two females travelling alone and we felt 100% safe here. Our room was clean and furnished beautifully as was the rest of the hotel. We ate breakfasts and evening meals here during...

Thank janegil123
Suffolk UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is apparently an old palace made up of several floors and an assortment of rooms. It is located very close to the Ganges river with river views partially obstructed by trees and other buildings. It is an interesting building with patios on several levels. Our bedroom was situated high up in the building looking out towards the river and...

Thank Petersuffolkuk
Turin, Italy
Reviewed 20 April 2017

It's the third time in this lovely hotel! And we loved so much.the staff is very helpful, the room so nice, dinner and breakfast very good. We stayed in a beautiful room with the terrace full of flower in front. Sure we will come back again! Thank you!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Had two nights this week at the Ganges View and really enjoyed the experience. Older style guest house with loads of character that provided an enjoyable stay. Staff were good, food was enjoyable, rooms were really comfortable. Would happily come again.

Thank John F
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped here while walking on the ghats and were greeted by the very friendly owner, Prince Shashank ji, who invited us to the flower terrace where we could see the Ganges on a beautiful evening. Then he had coffee sent for us, and it was literally the best I have ever had. Delicious and just the right temperature. It...

Thank PtonFoodie
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This hotel is an excellent option when visiting Varanasi. Staff is friendly, even if sometimes they look overwhelmed. The hotel is on the Assi Ghat, located well outside the very busy ones near main Ghat. The rooms are nice, all having a small veranda facing the Ganges. However the rooms are outdated and the bed are not so comfortable. The...

Thank BrooklynToulouse
Caterham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We absolutely loved this hotel. It is a heritage building that overlooks the Ganges. The room was lovely with comfortable beds. The bathroom was fine although the hand basin taps were 'interesting'. The food at lunchtime and dinner time was absolutely delicious. I recommend the Lime and Soda too, a good thirst quencher. The staff are delightful, very helpful and...

Thank TravellerGillian
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We arrived early at the morning, so we had the chance to watch the sunrise from the hotel's balcony which was amazing. The rooms are clean and tidy, what is true for other parts of the hotel too. The breakfast was very I choose the indian food) as well as the lunch. If you want to enjoy the view of...

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Obviously stars don't mean the same in India - or at least in Varanasi - as they do elsewhere. This hotel doesn't even come close to what we imagined based on its star rating and on its Lonely Planet review. I can't for the life of me fathom what the reviewer was thinking when he wrote so enthusiastically about this...

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Ganges View guest is one of best guest house in Varanasi or Banaras those are situated at unique oldest city in the world or holy pilgrimage cities in India located on the Banks of the Holy Ganges...... and so much ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ganges View

Address: Assi Ghat, Varanasi 221005, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi District > Varanasi
Price Range: $134 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ganges View 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Not all rooms have a river view so worth asking for”
Petersuffolkuk, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs floor slightly nicer”
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“Get a room away from the back stairs and kitchens.”
HantsGirl40, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room on the upper floor”
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938tiarea, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The higher the floor, the better the room. But this place is always fully reserved months in advance.”
spriyer, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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