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Munshi Ghat Shiva guest house D 20/14, Varanasi 221001 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
1 Star accommodation
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All reviews his brother two brothers rooftop restaurant guest house great location friendliest hosts the river suit all budgets rooms are a bit small main ghat family that owns back alley indian trip amazing rooftop boat trip perfect hosts hot water
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a very nice stay: staff always helpful and friendly, the rooftop restaurant has a remarkable view on the city and on the Ganga, as well as affordable prices and a variety of Indian and international food. The room was clean, especially compared to...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018

After a horror experience at Shanti Guesthouse, this place was a breath of fresh air. Rooms are small, but very clean. Owner is very helpful, good service. Good location right near the main ghat. The shared bathroom/toilets also looked really clean, which is always nice.

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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Located in the back alley like streets of an ancient city, the rooms and facilities are standard enough. I stayed for a couple nights while backpacking with my brother. We found the staff to be exceptionally friendly, and they were able to give us good...More

Thank Daily_Transfer
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We couldn't have chosen a better place to stay in Varanasi. It's just a minute from the ghats and is a safe, comfortable, family-run guesthouse. The restaurant is great, great tasty food, with a roof terrace directly above with a great view over the Ganges....More

Thank David F
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for three nights and it was one of the best decisions we made in India! The hotel was a thirty second walk from the river side but was not too loud. The rooms are basic but with everything you...More

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Description

Our Guest House Near Dasaswmedh Ghat From Dasaswmedh Ghat By Walk 2-3 Mint

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
 
Hotel class
HOTEL STYLE
Great View, Charming, Quaint, Safe
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
PRICE RANGE
US$ 10 - US$ 31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
IndiaUttar PradeshVaranasi DistrictVaranasi
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Room & Suite (33)
Dining (1)
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ShivaramV3
5 December 2017|
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poppie65
20 August 2016|
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Response from Ivy C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Essex, it's easy to book a pre-paid taxi at the booth inside the Airport. It should cost Rs. 750-800. Or you may find a tuk tuk outside the airport - costs about Rs. 450-500. On the return journey, you can easily find a... More
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Response from kailash567 | Property representative |
Dear sir we have many caind room Tow taip double room one is 800 HUNDREDS rupees 2nd on 1500 hundred rupees If you need call my no 05422452108 and 9451122603 If you wright my mail I fast reply you Thanks Shiva guest... More
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Room Tips
"Guesthouse is very small, so check rooms first as some are very poky and some have bigger windows etc."
JW_Girl78
12 Aug 2018
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"Dorm actually has the best view being up in the roof space & immediate access to the roof!"
emmahH8971AN
3 Mar 2018
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"some rooms have Ganges view...."
jennydowning
30 Nov 2017
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"The room with shared bathroom is cheap, clean and romantic."
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7 Nov 2017
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