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    Hotel Alka

    Meer Ghat D 3/23 | Dashashwamedh, Varanasi 221001, India
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited Varanasi during 19-23rd March'17.Although there are numerous hotels in the city,we selected Hotel Alka,with the purpose to stay near the bank of the Ganges.The hotel is situated quite a distance from the main road,where you have to get down with all your baggages,as...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A wonderful vacation that gave a feeling of a home away from home with the excellent hospitality, resourcefulness and beautiful location of the Alka Hotel with the Apex restaurent. Located on the Meer Ghat, the hotel garden opens onto the ghat itself, adjascent to the...More

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    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    Great service, great location. Only issue is that this place is full of foreigners and they allow alcohol all the time in the lounge. The lounge unfortunately also simultaneously has the greatest river-view in Varanasi. Those staunch devotees may rethink.

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    Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

    The Hotel Alka situated at the Meer Ghat is perfectly located for the Varanasi tourist. Getting there is a challenge as it is accessed through a series of small winding lanes (no taxi can get close) but once you arrive, it is worth it! There...More

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    Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is located at the ghats with a striking view of the boats on the river. Rooms range from 1-5k. Comfortable and classy. The restaurant provides decent vegetarian food both Indian and continental. Tip: ask for Munna, one of the staff members. He's the...More

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    • US$11 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Tapas K
    Need to book a room for my family with 2 children. pls provide me room rate for 4 beded AC room with balcony for nice ganga view. check in on 19th may check out on 24th may
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from Vijay_bhand | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are all double bedded. You will need to ask for extra bedding/mattresses. It would be best to speak/write to the hotel directly for the latest rates. You can get their email id from their webpage. You could call... More
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    Hawaiian108
    Hi Alka Hotel I've made reservations at your hotel and your staff contacted me if we needed an airport pick up service to which we answered yes. my question is about the price. On my expedia reservation form it is stated that ROUNDTRIP airport transfer is 850 rupees but your staff emailed and said its 850 for one way. I asked for price confirmation but haven't heard from your staff since. Please clarify the roundtrip car transfer price from the airport to Alka hotel. thanks.
    29 November 2016|
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    Response from Gavin P | Reviewed this property |
    Hi...We just arrived back from India end October this year. We stayed at Hotel Alka and used the pick up service. It is quite a long way from the airport and it was 850 rupees one way. Would definitely recommend as the... More
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    Vamanganesh
    I am interested in Varanasi for 5/6 January 17. I require a room for 2 nights with private balcony for the good view of river . This is a repeated mail . yet no answer . Can i get such room for mentioned periods. If not available let me know so that I can try another hotel
    12 October 2016|
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    Response from BANERJEES | Reviewed this property |
    try hotel alka website. I did contact them over phone and booked by email. they even sent for station pick up . type (hotel alka varanasi ) in google
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    Room Tips
    "For three adults in a room you can have a choice of rooms, including the premium rooms with private balconies"
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    "better stay some other hotel. There are tons of hotels which offers better view then this crap hotel"
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    "River views are best"
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    "Best river-view, alcohol-friendly, smoke-friendly"
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