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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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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Nadesar Palace for two short nights...wish we could have stayed longer. The hotel has only 10 rooms. We stayed in one of the suites, a huge suite with everything a weary traveler needs. The bed was perfect for a much needed, peaceful rest after the hustle and bustle of Varanasi. The bath included a claw-foot tub... More 

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

Dear Guest, Greetings from the City of Temples! Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on trip advisor. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel overall. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations. Please feel to contact me directly and it will be my pleasure... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Nadesar Palace for 2 nights at the beginning of July, and this hotel really grew on us as our time there progressed. The arrival was impressive and as you drive past the larger Taj hotel next door and into the Nadesar Palace you quickly realise you made the right choice. We were greeted with the traditional... 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 your feedback on trip advisor. I am really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at Nadesar Palace, Varanasi. This is always a pleasure to hear the words of appreciation from guests like you, who spare time out and write about... More 

Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Oh what an extraordinarily spectacular experience the Taj Nadesar Palace was, and what an ideal compliment it was to the wondrous holy city of Varanasi! My mother and I culminated our 2-week tour of India in January 2015 in this out-of-this-world city and opulent hotel, once the residence of the local Maharaja and royal family. I, firstly, extend my profound... 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 

Palo Alto, California
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75 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Simply put, the Nadesar Palace is a true triumph of the hospitality business. We visited the Nadesar Palace for four nights in August, and were simply blown away by its charm and luxury. In a country of amazing service and incredible hotels, the Nadesar Palace is a resounding stand-out from our two-week trip to the North of India. The hotel... 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 

Mumbai
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

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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34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 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
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 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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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 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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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 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 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 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 

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