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Hotel Ganesha

B1/48 Assi | Opposite Abhay Cinema, Varanasi 221005, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The Rooms are Clean and staff was polite. The outlook needs an facelift fo attracting more tourists and staff dress code would help identify them. Food was OK and charges were managable. Approach from main road missing to guide for hotel from main street. Dirty entrance of the hotel gives a wrong impresison for tourists and should be clean and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

At first we liked this hotel. It's clean, and the location is good. A bit annoying was the employee who was really pushy about buying train tickets through the hotel, but whatever... After a couple of days (and multiple "Sir, you want to book train tickets??!" by the staff) in Varanasi we decided to try to book the train tickets... More 

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TonyJaiswal, Director of Sales at Hotel Ganesha, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Mam, First Of All thanks for writing a review . after reading your review i have gone through the issue deeply and found as mentioned below. Our USP is Clean, peaceful, best location, and very very helpful staff. with our clean reputation. we believe in Guest IS God , so we never try to cheat our gods. now the... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Thank you Hotel Ganesha for looking after me so well while I was with you! I was very sick when I stayed here - the staff were so supportive. They brought me fresh jugs of boiling water all day, bought me lemons from the market, called the doctor and went to the pharmacy to buy my medicines for me. As... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Me and my friend stayed at Hotel Ganesha last December. The hotel is very near to River Ganga. The hotel room and toilet was very clean. The staff was also good. He gave us a map and noted down all the important places to visit. He also arranged a ferry ride to Ganga aarthi at a cheaper price for us.... More 

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singara Chennai
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Hotel is in a small alley and the staff are very rude. They did not give one extra pillow for us and when asked they said they dont have. Food is boring and what ever food you order it will taste the same and the masala is constant. Food is cooked in a small hut on the terrace, unclean environment... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Hotel is locates in a very small alley and hotel receptionist is very rude. They don't bother much for Indians.blatant false communications with intention of making money. Lack of support or frankness

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Located very near to the Assi ghat, the hotel remains accessible by car (which is convenient if you have some luggage…) and although there's no parking space on site, there's a parking (INR 50 / 3h unfortunately) not far. This is useful if, for example, you travel through different cities with the same car / driver through your journey. The... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Ganesha is a very good place to stay. Even better if you're travelling with a partner to share the (already very good) room price. 1.) The Building & Employees Hotel Ganesha is a 4-5 storied building without any special architecture. It has a spacious lobby and is very clean inside. The hallways and stairs are lighted warmly, the doors look... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Staff friendly & helpful. Bailed us out of a difficult situation. Food very good and rooms comfortable. Roof top restaurant and charming. Helpful hotel tour guide. Can't say enough on how helpful the staff was.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The hotel stay is comfortable and staff are polite and helpful. Mr.Ajay from the staff is with us for 2 days to guide us during the visit to local temples and Ganga . He is principled person and asset to the hotel.The food is bit costly in the hotel. We are happy during our 4 nights stay from 27.01.2015 to... More 

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