We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Baruah Bhavan

Traveller (39)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (5)
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
25 Nov26 Nov
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 49.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Guwahati hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f36c51dd5db84b46978e8472db36f239", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":2394483,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[124465246],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":25,"month":11,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":26,"month":11,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":49,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"f36c51dd5db84b46978e8472db36f239","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":49,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":49,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Baruah Bhavan","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImYzNmM1MWRkNWRiODRiNDY5NzhlODQ3MmRiMzZmMjM5IiwiQUlLIjoiNDU0YjY0YzBjYmM5NDBhNWExMjIzYjM5ZDBjNzJmMWUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "25/11/2018", "checkOut": "26/11/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 49", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"124465246":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
BARUAH BHAVAN, which is a relic of the past, is a quaint Assamese styled mansion and is a heritage home of Guwahati. It is an Assamese dwelling with an old world charm, now in existence for more than a century, with progressive re-constructions and renovations over the years. It has an ethnic guest house in its first floor premises having six (6) luxurious suites with all modern amenities. It is centrally located in the vicinity of the GPO, railway station, high court, banks, markets, etc and is only a three (3) minute walk from the promenade along the River Brahmaputra. Home cooked meals are available which include genuine Assamese cuisine. There is a picturesque roof garden on the terrace with a breathtaking view along with several lawns and colourful gardens, within the premises below. Internet and secretarial services are available. There is adequate space in the campus for car parking, conferences, parties etc. Transport for local sightseeing and to any place in Assam and the northeast is also available.
Read more
Property amenities
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Reviews (56)
Filter reviews
55 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews brahmaputra river guest house home cooked food manager mr location is great needs improvement hot water guesthouse loudspeaker hospitality prayer city india curtains temple luxury washroom
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 55 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This 2nd generation guesthouse is as historic as it is beautiful. Run by the sons of a famous Assamese writer and scholar, it is decorated with history and Assamese culture. The rooms are beautiful and well kept, with bathtubs, a sitting area, and tea and...More

Thank EricE1711
Response from RajBaruah, Owner at Baruah BhavanResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words. We hope that you visit us again in the near future and give us an opportunity to host you once again.

Reviewed 29 June 2018

We had two rooms for the 4 of us and stayed for more than a week. We chose this place mainly so we'd get home-cooked food when we wanted, and were not disappointed. Ended up eating dinner every day but one, and breakfast every day....More

1  Thank Arnab B
Response from RajBaruah, Owner at Baruah BhavanResponded 9 July 2018

Dear Arnab, Thank you for your generous comments. It was indeed a great pleasure hosting you and your family and we are really grateful for your kind words regarding our food and service. This will definitely egg us on to achieve even higher standards of...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Very good (in Hindi)......it was a pleasant relief to converse in chaste Hindi after living so many years in southern India. Baruah Bhavan is the perfect throwback to the past with its exquisite decor and colonial hospitality. The food is prepared with a lot of...More

2  Thank Jayita P
Response from RajBaruah, Manager at Baruah BhavanResponded 6 April 2018

Thanks for your vote. Unfortunately there was no power / electricity for 10 minutes in the early morning on that day.

Reviewed 19 March 2018

This place had more personality, and was more memorable, than just about any other place we stayed during our 8 weeks in India. The staff were literally stumbling over themselves to make sure that we had everything we needed. As soon as you arrive, you...More

Thank pcumby
Response from RajBaruah, Owner at Baruah BhavanResponded 6 June 2018

Hello ! Thank you for your kind words. We are sorry if the pillow cases and mattresses were not to your satisfaction. However, the pillowcases and the mattresses could have easily been changed if only you had requested the staff to do so. Hope that...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

My wife and I stayed twice and altogether 7 nights in Baruah Bhavan in November 2017. The location is great, close to the centre, but in a quiet area with only 5 minutes walk to the Brahmaputra River. Furthermore the Assamese styled mansion has a...More

Thank kaj p
Response from RajBaruah, Owner at Baruah BhavanResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for your gracious comments. It is indeed very gratifying when our guests appreciate our hospitality and humble efforts in looking after their needs. It would indeed be a great pleasure if you visit us again in the near future. Best regards.

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
1 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from RajBaruah | Property representative |
Sorry, we didn't see your question on "Trip Advisor". Actually, our contact details are available on our website available on the internet. Please peruse our website in future. Thanks and best regards. Raj Baruah
Room Tips
"Quiet and clean rooms.. A/c, TV and wifi available"
4 Jul 2017
Read review
"room in front of the main lounge area at the entrance"
30 May 2017
Read review
"Avoid completely."
10 Apr 2017
Read review
"Call them and ask which rooms can't be peeped into."
3 Apr 2017
Read review
Show More 
US$ 20 - US$ 48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaAssamKamrup Metropolitan DistrictGuwahati
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing