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Scindhia Guest House

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The property is not reachable by car. It is close to the burning Ghat. The manager appears to be very helpful but when you ask for something - like can we get a packed breakfast because we leave early- he was not keen to assist....More

1  Thank Natasja F
Reviewed 16 March 2018

It was a nice experience staying at this place that has homely atmosphere and warm staff . Like a view from atop mountain it smoothens all the troubles a guest has to undergo climbing 55 steps from the ghat to it's reception and then another...More

1  Thank pilgrim_gsa
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The balcony view of Ganga is worth all the access impediments and troubles. The property is family managed who are vey helpful. It is definitely over priced for the facilities offered but the Ganges view from the balcony more than makes up for it. The...More

2  Thank Balisc
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Varanasi may be a little overwhelming for most Westerners, but Scindhia Guesthouse was a great retreat away from all the chaos. It's not a fancy hotel or anything remotely close, but the views of the Ganges are breathtaking and that makes it all worthwhile. From...More

4  Thank FriskyFrisco
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Nice room with A/C and balcony. Spacious bathroom and hot water whenever needed throughout the day and night. Friendly and helpful owner and manager. Good food. Rice pudding to die for!!! We really had a good time at Scindhia Guest house.

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Kumara G
10 February 2018|
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Response from Vishwesh_Katakkar | Reviewed this property |
About 1km walk through the historic narrow lanes ! If you inform hotel, they will send their person to pickup your luggage and guide you.
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Pranab C
11 June 2016|
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Response from kristinakarlsson4 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Pranab. There are no parkingfacilities. And you can not drive all the way because the roads are too narrow. My suggestion is not to take your vehicle, take the train! The rooms with balcony all faces the Ganges.
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"Ask for a room with a balcony."
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"Upper floors have best views. But beware....steep steps and no elevator!"
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"Room 116 (2nd floor) has the best view of the ghats but the first floor requires less walking"
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