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Nadesar Palace Varanasi

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Nadesar Palace Grounds, Varanasi 221002, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to get married in a beautiful palace, with history, grandeur, a holy atmosphere and the least amount of stress -- I suggest you pick Nadesar Palace in Varanasi. I got married there and it was stunning to be surrounded by everybody in their staff that simply went out of their way to ensure that I was always... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your exemplary compliments/ appreciation with my entire Palace team as... More 

London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

After we had recovered from the full-on welcome (conch shell fanfares, garlands of flowers round our necks and glasses of champagne) we found a lively, friendly and engaging hotel - surprisingly intimate for such a luxurious setting. It was a marvellously peaceful retreat from the noise and crowding in Varanasi, offering a world of its own, with high levels of... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Cannot say enough about the small Taj hotel in the exciting city of Varanasi. There are only ten rooms an the one restaurant but that is all you need here. The rooms are well appointed and beautiful, the food is to die for, they could not do enough for their guests and we're happy to provided traditional Indian food from... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Nadesar Palace is quite simply, the perfect place to stay in this wonderful ancient city. We were lucky enough to stay five nights and really experience this enchanting city and also to enjoy spending some time in the historic Palace and its beautiful grounds. We left feeling like family and we will definitely be back. We don't want to name... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

One of the best hotels I have stayed in anywhere in the world and certainly the best on our extended trip to India. It is a very small hotel run by the Taj Group with only twelve rooms, all unique but beautiful furnished with a mixture of new and wonderful antiques. The greeting when you arrive is warm and friendly... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Nadesar Palace or one can say a Guest house for British East India Company is a beautiful colonial property, we stayed in a standard room ( the Persia room) which was well appointed and extremely comfortable but located just next to dinning area so a bit noisy. The staff, young chef, yoga instructor, are the best. Beside a noisy room... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Faultless rooms and facilities, service & food in this tranquil retreat from the city. The boutique nature of the hotel means a truly personal service from the managers and staff. Brilliant young chef - try the Thali as a great introduction to a range of local tastes.

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

Los Angeles
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I have stayed in a few luxury properties, including "palaces" in India. What I liked about this one is the small number of rooms, which makes the service extremely personalized. With only ten rooms, they actually make you feel like royalty. After my recent three day stay there, I want to book the entire hotel for a group of family... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

San Francisco, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This 12 room palace turned hotel within a hotel is so comfortably laid out you'd much like to move in and call your best friends to come stay a while. The expansive grounds, the small, tranquil pool and the discrete attentive service are a paradox to the swirl of Varanasi beyond the gates.

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

Malibu, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

If you want to feel like you have a palace in India, this is the place for you. There are only 10 rooms in this historic building. Service is first class, from the spa to dining, they cater to your needs. The chef comes and welcomes you when you arrive, chats about meal preferences, food allergies, etc. and then designs... More 

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Gatewayvaranasi, General Manager at Nadesar Palace Varanasi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the city of temples!! At the outset I would like to thank you for taking your valuable time in sharing your kind feedback. I am pleased to note that we met your expectations and you had a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. I have shared your appreciation with my entire Palace team as feedback such... More 

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