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Reviewed 17 April 2022 via mobile

Me and my sister in law made an impromptu visit to Varanasi. We were lucky to get reservation at the hotel. It's situated at the ghat and view was out of the world. Staff was very friendly and were happy to help with all our queries. It was a bit of a walk to the main road but on first day itself we realised that electric autos were able to come closer to the hotel. It's quite close to the markets and most of the temples. Hotel arranged for the boat ride to see Ganga arti which was an experience in itself. I highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Varanasi , specially if you are on spiritual journey.

Date of stay: April 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank Meghna J
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Amritara Hotels, General Manager at Amritara Suryauday Haveli, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2022

Dear Ma’am,

Namaskar and Season's Greetings!

We are glad to receive your motivating comments on your recent stay at Amrtara Suryauday Haveli.

It is our constant endeavor at Amritara Hotels & Resorts to provide “Unforgettable Experiences” to our esteemed guests at all times.

We welcome you once again to visit & relive the unforgettable experiences at the best palace hotel in Shivala Ghats, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh by Amritara Hotels & Resorts. Please keep visiting our website & please ‘like’ our social media pages for the latest seasonal offers of this beautiful accommodation in Varanasi! You may please recommend friends & family and request to experience our unique palatial accommodation with modern luxuries, Country boat ride in Ganges, join aarti ritual, short walk to the famous Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and the beautiful history lingering all around.

Your approbation is deeply cherished and we express our gratitude on providing an opportunity to serve you.

Amritara team shall await your visit soon!


Warm Regards,
Pankaj Mahajan

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Reviewed 15 April 2022 via mobile

After a lot of planning was able to finally circle to this beautiful haveli just at the ghat.
The approach road is surely not what you expect but then that's how the city is.
The staff is very helpful but I feel not really upto speed and we found the service really slow for everything.
Sanjay the guide was very helpful and the
Chef and his team were quite accomdating.
I would have expected better hospitality especially given the price surely so will surely look for other options too next time I am visiting.

Date of stay: March 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank 905namrataj
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Amritara Hotels, General Manager at Amritara Suryauday Haveli, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2022

Dear Ma’am,

Namaskar and Season's Greetings!

We are glad to receive your motivating comments on your recent stay at Amrtara Suryauday Haveli.

It is our constant endeavor at Amritara Hotels & Resorts to provide “Unforgettable Experiences” to our esteemed guests at all times.

We welcome you once again to visit & relive the unforgettable experiences at the best palace hotel in Shivala Ghats, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh by Amritara Hotels & Resorts. Please keep visiting our website & please ‘like’ our social media pages for the latest seasonal offers of this beautiful accommodation in Varanasi! You may please recommend friends & family and request to experience our unique palatial accommodation with modern luxuries, Country boat ride in Ganges, join aarti ritual, short walk to the famous Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and the beautiful history lingering all around.

Your approbation is deeply cherished and we express our gratitude on providing an opportunity to serve you.
Amritara team shall await your visit soon!

Warm Regards,
Pankaj Mahajan

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Reviewed 15 April 2022 via mobile

We had an amazing family trip to Varanasi and thanks to all the hotel staff why we could experience the traditional Varanasi (Kaashi) culture while still maintaining high standard of living. Special thanks to Mr Sanjay for doing all the plan and arrangements including puja, temple visits and shopping. Walking on the ghaat at night was most memorable one and the location of the hotel is perfect for doing that.

Date of stay: April 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank 596pratikn
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Amritara Hotels, General Manager at Amritara Suryauday Haveli, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2022

Dear Sir,

Namaskar and Season's Greetings!

We are glad to receive your motivating comments on your recent stay at Amrtara Suryauday Haveli.

It is our constant endeavor at Amritara Hotels & Resorts to provide “Unforgettable Experiences” to our esteemed guests at all times.

We welcome you once again to visit & relive the unforgettable experiences at the best palace hotel in Shivala Ghats, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh by Amritara Hotels & Resorts. Please keep visiting our website & please ‘like’ our social media pages for the latest seasonal offers of this beautiful accommodation in Varanasi! You may please recommend friends & family and request to experience our unique palatial accommodation with modern luxuries, Country boat ride in Ganges, join aarti ritual, short walk to the famous Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and the beautiful history lingering all around.

Your approbation is deeply cherished and we express our gratitude on providing an opportunity to serve you.
Amritara team shall await your visit soon!

Warm Regards,
Pankaj Mahajan

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Reviewed 7 April 2022 via mobile

We visited in the month of March as 6 family members.
The approach to Hotel is very bad as small lanes are full of stench . To reach this hotel you have to walk for 600 metres approximately. This is very uncomfortable.
Then comes the Shivala ghat….. Very dirty. People wash clothes
Their motor boat is also not well kept. As they charge as 5 star hotel, facilities should also be assured.
Yes interior of the rooms were good, neat n clean. Window size is very small to enjoy the view.Bathroom accessories are not as per 5 star hotel.
Food was good and freshly prepared. Service was also fairly good.
For Ganga Aarti, I would suggest Assi ghat one . Though Aarti of Dashwamedh ghat is famous, but there is too much of crowd of boats and small moving vendors, with so much of chaos n noise. You can’t listen to the aarti peacefully.
Please visit Vishwanath temple by road n not motor boat. Someone in the hotel guided us to go by boat n he made fool of us. We had to again walk through lanes n he wanted us to keep our valuables in locker at some private shop n told us that there are no trust lockers.
Then we looked ourselves n found the trust lockers(24/7)
All around you there are people who are ready to cheat pilgrims.
Assi ghat is the best ghat .

Date of stay: March 2022
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank Rashmikd
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Amritara Hotels, General Manager at Amritara Suryauday Haveli, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2022

Dear Ma’am,

Namaskar and Season's Greetings!

We appreciate you bringing out the details to our attention and regret the experience meted out to you on your visit to Amritara Suryauday Haveli, Varanasi.

The Hotel management in extremely concerned and has taken a serious cognizance of the boat matter.

Also we would like to infrm you that the distance from Agarwal radio ( shivala crossing) to Shivala ghat is only 200 meters.
These are rare occurrences as our team of highly trained professionals always strive hard to exceed guest expectations.
Given the opportunity, we would like to contact you on your phone number, at your convenience, in order to rectify and make up for the inconvenience caused to you.

Look forward to welcoming you back in near future.

Warm Regards,
Pankaj Mahajan

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Reviewed 30 March 2022 via mobile

When in Kashi, you ought to stay at a Ghat and what better location than Amritara. Food and service are also impeccable. Sanjay , Amritara’s man Friday , is ever ready to help you with any demands one might have - right from arranging Pooja, to boat rides , to temple visits -no demand fazes him.
Amritara has a wonderful terrace with a superlative view of the Ganga. Great place to hangout and watch life. And whilst at the terrace pls do say hi to the wonderful Tiwary Saab who guards the terrace.
Don’t look elsewhere. Have wonderful time at Kashi. Om Namasivaya

Date of stay: March 2022
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Thank Sivaraj S
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Amritara Hotels, General Manager at Amritara Suryauday Haveli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2022

Dear Sir,

Namaskar and Season's Greetings!

It is heartwarming to hear that you value our efforts put forward in making your stay memorable at Amritara Suryauday Havel.

At Amritara Hotels & Resorts we foster a culture where all our employees are encouraged to tender a professional, personalized and a superlative guest experience.

Our unrelenting hospitable spirit is the inspiration acting as a stimulus to ensure our guests truly resonate with “Experiential Holidays” which is our pursuit and cause of existence.

We welcome you once again to visit & relive the unforgettable experiences at the best palace hotel in Shivala Ghats, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh by Amritara Hotels & Resorts. Please keep visiting our website & please ‘like’ our social media pages for the latest seasonal offers of this beautiful accommodation in Varanasi! You may please recommend friends & family and request to experience our unique palatial accommodation with modern luxuries, Country boat ride in Ganges, join aarti ritual, short walk to the famous Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and the beautiful history lingering all around.

Warm Regards,
Pankaj Mahajan

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