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Lara India Hotel

Dashashwamedh Road | Godowlia, Varanasi 221001, India
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Lara India Hotel
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Ranked #28 of 59 Hotels in Varanasi
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
SudiptaRoy Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 3 days with my family. The hotel location was absolutely perfect for any traveller, as it was very close to the main ghat and Viswanath temple. We took 2 AC delux rooms. But there were big differences between both of them. One of them had a good bathroom,lcd tv but the other one was not up... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best hotel in terms of location - just 5 minutes walk from the epicenter of Varanasi - the Kashi Vishwanath Mandir. However certain things might trouble you for e.g. no lift services most of the time and very steep stairs , Indian style toilets - clean though (for all these reasons I would not recommend it to... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my 2nd trip to the same hotel and it was worst. This hotel is owned by Shri.Ravinder Jaiswal, who is the local BJP MLA and also has one more hotel called VIBHAVASH in same Dasaswamedh ghat. Until the time of check out, they never said that their credit card machine is not working. Made me run to ATM's... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

All the facility of this hotel is good though the room is not spacious.The food is also very good.The staff of the first floor attended us nicely.We two family stayed there and enjoyed very nice.Shops are very closed to the hotel. The period was shivaratri festival so there was maximum crowd. We faced trouble in the road and Rly station... More 

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Kolkata, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I have rated this Hotel as excellent because this Hotel is in a location that allows you to experience the real Varanasi, the hustle bustle, ghats, lanes, crowds, the Temple.You can enjoy the action 24 hours. The vegetarian food is good, fresh and healthy. Service is very good and the staff is very helpful. The rooms are small in size... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I stayed with family at lara India from 1 Jan to 3 jan ( 3 days). Rooms are very small. We were given rooms in the third floor. Lift was not working most of the time due to electricity issues or mechanical fault with the lift. Stairs are pretty high so if you have aged guests, it will be an... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Location: 5 mins walk from Dasaswamedh ghat and Viswanath temple, next to godholia chowk. So you can walk and cover half the attraction. We booked this for the location. Rooms: Stayed at AC deluxe room on 3rd floor, small room, clean toilet, hot water. Since it was Dec, didn't have to use AC. Food: the in house restaurant is good.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

A simple budget hotel in the middle of the city. Very near to vishwnath temple. 5 min walk to dasawamedh ghat. No wi fi. Washrooms are good. Overall appearance is old. Taxi will drop you on the junction and you have to walk abt 100 m. Best part is restaurant. The thali served by their in house restaurant is one... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

........average hotel, but for good money. Location is perfect 3min valk to I think best ghat, dasaswamedh ghat. They dont have wi-fi. only in main restorant. Room not so good, bed was terrible, bathoroom was new. Stuff not so good.

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Kolkata
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The location of the hotel is on the main road and just to the point where the cars/ autos are allowed to go. The Dashashwamedh Ghat is just at a walking distance of 5-8 mins. Rickshaws are also available. The entrance of the hotel is a little clogged with shops and the stairs are narrow. However the rooms are more... More 

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