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Shiva Ganges View

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6.3
Good 26 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 5.5
  • Security 7.5
  • Location 8.0
  • Staff 5.5
  • Atmosphere 6.0
  • Cleanliness 6.5
  • Facilities 5.0
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6.3
Good 26 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 5.5
  • Security 7.5
  • Location 8.0
  • Staff 5.5
  • Atmosphere 6.0
  • Cleanliness 6.5
  • Facilities 5.0

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  • lisedesrosiers2156
  • Canada, Female, 41+
  • Avid Traveller
  • 11 reviews
13th Feb 2017
8.3

It is a beautiful old home right on the river Ganges. We had a corner room which was a bit noisy from the dogs and the men talking outside in the evening. It is probably noisy in most of Varanasi, but perhaps the rooms upstairs at the back might be quieter. We had a lovely view.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • India, Male, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
31st Dec 2016
2.9

The owner is money orientated ! Had a terrible experience ! We reached the hotel at 9pm and were really tired .. The owner kept us in hold until he could sell his - Paid Guide services to us .. The breakfast which was suppose to be free had only eggs, since we are vegan we were informed any other simple snacks would cost us money .. I had already received 3 reminders to avail their taxi services .. In short, horrible experience staying with this money driven owner . Please do not book this place

    • 2.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 4.0Location
    • 2.0Facilities
    • 2.0Staff
    • 2.0Atmosphere
    • 2.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Canada, Mixed Group, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 6 reviews
28th Dec 2016
8.0

Positive - Amazing location, they organized pickup from the airport for us, staff were super friendly and helpful all the time and they were trying to solve any problem that we had. The room was clean and the bed was very comfortable. On the not-so-good - The bathroom sink didn't have a 'water trap' so it didn't smell that good even though it was very clean. They tried to fix this by putting a couple of mothballs in the sink (which seems to be common practice).

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Australia, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
13th Nov 2016
6.0

Great location , nice fancy room But the manager is horrible there were constantly guests in fights with him , he had people in tears Beware of him seriously he will try and rip you off any chance for example he tried to make us pay for our complementary bfast its complementary you fool !!!!!

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 4.0Facilities
    • 2.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness

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