Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Additional Terms and Conditions

Please inform us 2 weeks in advance if you want to cancel your booking. If you book the beds and dont show up, we will email you to pay the beds charge as we will be unable to sell the rooms after you have booked.
Check in time is - 1 PM
Check out time is- 11 AM

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Namaste !!

Welcome to Monu Family Guest House in Varanasi, in your service since 2004. Renovated from top to the bottom in the year 2017. Our guest house is a family run business, located right in the epicenter of the old part of Varanasi, 5 minutes of walk from the main Ghat, the famous Dashashwamedh Ghat where the evening ceremony Ganga Aarati happens everyday at 6/ 7pm approx.We are about 2 minutes of walk from The holy River Ganges , where you can visit daily and spend most of your time on the steps of river bank . The famous ghats like Dashashwamedh Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, and Meer Ghats are about 5 minutes of walk from our guest house. Yes, we are very close to the River Ganges.

We have 4 rooms to rent, 3 double bedrooms and one single room with shared bathroom. Our double rooms have en suite private bathrooms and one dingle room has shared bathroom with both hot and cold shower, free WiFi internet in rooms and comfortable beds. Please note that we have air conditioning in rooms which cost extra charge apart from the room rent.

Monu and his family runs the business who are mostly available in your service 24hrs /day. Monu himself is a licensed tourist guide approved by the government of India and is a licensed tour operator , offers various tours like Walking Tours/Boat Tour/Village Tour etc. Email him directly to make the arrangement. His wife Gunja offers cooking classes to her guests.
There is a family restaurant in house where you can get breakfast, lunch or dinner according to the Menu with extra charge. Including it, we offer you free wifi internet service in rooms and around house, a free toilet paper, soap , towel, free hot and cold shower and a free city map.

We offer airport pickup and drop off services for our guest.

Licensed tourist guides approved by government for your safety. We don’t provide unauthorized guides as other do as its unsafe due to security reason.

Music Lessons and sells Musical Instruments

Walking Tours

City Tours

Motorbike Tours

Cooking Lessons

Hindi Lessons

Body Massage


Boat Ride

City Tours

Train Tickets and Flight Tickets

Money Exchange

Yoga Lessons.

Please note that if you arrive before our check in time, we have luggage storage facility for guests and communal washroom where you can take shower and relax in house while your room gets ready. The same applies after you check out. You can leave your bags with us and go around the city before you leave for your train or flight. You can use our communal washroom to be freshened up before you leave.

Note- That after you make a booking with us, you will get our email and phone number details through Hostelworld. Please email us directly for any changes or request you have regarding your visit to Varanasi. We will try to get back to you asap.
Remember that we don’t have any other chain or branch around India so don’t be scammed. Cheers !!

Our Check In time is – 1 P M ( 13 :00 HRS)
Check out time is – 11 AM ( 11 :00 HRS )

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.7

  • Security 9.7

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.7

  • Atmosphere 9.1

  • Cleanliness 9.1

  • Facilities 8.9

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    24 Aug 2018
    Very close to river Ganga and holly siva temple , nice atmosphere, fast wifi and helpful stuff who are also guides so they can arrange next part of trip for you. Transfer from train station on request by tuk tuk (tuk tuk and driver was waiting for us just in front of train station).
    Poland, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    24 Aug 2018
    The guest house has nice location, very close to the river and main ghat. Lots of activities around. The guest house offers several tours, cooking and music classes. Would stay here again.
    Hungary, Male, 41+
  • 9.4


    13 Feb 2018
    Monu was very hospitalable. I really enjoyed his walking tour and I learned a lot about Varanasi.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9


    31 Jan 2018
    Very good location right next to The Golden Temple. The private room is small but near the bathroom and wifi router. The rooftop is cool to watch movies or take a smoke break. You can order breakfast the night before if you're going to sleep in after the Varanasi madness.
    USA, Male, 31-40
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Towels Included
  • Book Exchange
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Currency Exchange
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Wi-Fi


  • Credit Cards Accepted

Things to Note

Check in time- 1 Pm

Check out time- 11 Am.

Kindly email us directly if you have any question regarding your reservation.