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D 1/45 Lalita Ghat, Varanasi 221001, India
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Puja Guest House
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a budget guest house in the middle of Varanasi. It can be quite noisy as the building is not very good isolated, and is located in the chaotic streets. It was a OK stay compared to the price we payed, I think around 1250rupees for a double room per night. The bed is quite good actually, and the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

Rude people managing it. They lie to you about the price. They charge you the commissioners tip. There's no hot water for a shower, you have to shower in one of the owner's room and there are rats. It is really cold in the room and noisy neighbors. Personally, the place in which I slept worst in India, I wouldn't... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This is an average hotel, compared to others has a decent price but you have to suffer from people at the reception talking loud all night long and you can hear this all the way to your room, in the early morning the communicate by screaming from the rooftop restaurant to the reception, so you will be waked up early... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We stayed recently for 1 night at puja guest house. Was meant to be 3 night. Our first problem was we booked a morning boat on the Ganges with the owner for the quoted price of 600 rupees for the boat he said to us "the more people the cheaper for you". So 2 people 300 each 3 people 200... More 

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Miami, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

From the rooftop restaurant, the highest around; spectacular views of the Ganges surround you. The food is good and there's plenty of it available most ours of the day and night. Rooms are at least comfortable, the bars on the windows protecting you and your belongings from the hands of monkeys. There's even air-con available in a couple... A great... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

And surprise surprise...it was not a pleasent stay. The AC worked only for an hour, mainly producing extreme sounds of a rattling boat and exhaling what can only be described as a mini heatwave in our very grotty room. The whole hotel stank of an uncleaned street toilet. Don't bother with the roof top restaurant either: food is mediocre, that... More 

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M'saken, Tunisia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

we stayed here one night our room and toilet is smelly and dirty no one care for cleaning staff they want to bring to us all the time silk shop roof top res is good food and good view but nothing else we moved in other guest house

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Dozens of countries into the journey, the service at and experience of Puja Guesthouse was a nightmare. From sexual harassment to overall negligence to a final conversation with the actual owner of this (and many other) guesthouses who made it clear - with no eye contact or human connection - that it was just a business and he didn't need... More 

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Varkala, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

we were a bit dis pointed ,,room was very dirty when we ask for clean they told us staff now sleeping he will back in one hour after one hour staff come for two minute and he got the phone he went out and never come back A/c and Tv never work..next day we move next guest house much better

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I stayed with three mates at the Puja Guest House, during my weeks stay in Varanasi. We managed to find room in our price range (absolutely dirt cheap) after a bit of a laugh and joke with the manager. We stayed on the lowest floor the rooms weren't very clean or big, however everything worked perfectly, hot water, flushing western... More 

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Address: D 1/45 Lalita Ghat, Varanasi 221001, India
Location: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 36
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