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Hotel Elena

D21 Rana ghat near dasawamedh ghat, Varanasi 221001, India
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Hotel Elena
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

stayed here for 4 days. every morning it was so nice to wake up to the view of ganges , the call of har har mahadev from some one swimming in ganges was very peaceful to the ears. the roof top view was excellent. totally mesmorising , spiritual, and takes our soul to a different level. only draw back u... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

We booked this hotel online, so the coast was a little less. The rooms at this price overlook the Ghats and you are steps away from the Ganges. The room was clean, bed comfortable, hot water showers, a/c, and flat screen TV. The bathroom was dated, staff in the restaurant was not that nice and one morning they did not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

This my review on this hotel comes a little late, I've been staying at the Palace On Steps at the end of November 2012. We really like Varanasi, but had problems on the arrival and departure of Varanasi. In my trip in India never asked for transfer, only in Varanasi, because of the location the hotel. When landed in Varanasi... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

We have been stayed in hotel Elena only for 3 days ...But i wish they could have been more! The room was brand new, arranged with a very good taste and extremely clean. I saw three different room, all of them were different nad very special in their own way.We had a private balcony on the Ganga, the best balcony... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

We booked this hotel at the last minute because it was so cheap. It turned out to be the best hotel we stayed in during our whole trip to India! We were in the Maharaja Room which has a lovely domed ceiling and a balcony looking straight onto the Ganges. The staff were extremely friendly & helpful, welcoming us at... More 

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