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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Recommend this friendly guesthouse as a pleasant budget option. The brothers who run it are super helpful with anything like tours, transport etc. for a reasonable, hassle-free price. The rooms and hall are currently being renovated and will cheer up anyone who is in a bad mood! Keep in mind that it is a building in the historical center, which...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden in the narrow alleys, away from the main busy streets, offers quite a peaceful atmosphere. It is located near Munshi ghat. It has its own restaurant, wifi and it offers boat trips on the Ganges river. The room was very small, but clean and cosy. The staff was nice.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Shiva Guest House for two weeks in September and October of 2016. I didn't know it, but I had severe dengue fever when I arrived. Shiva, Kailash, and their family saved my life. Shiva got me to a doctor, hauled me to a diagnostic center on his own motorbike, held my hand while I tried to stay...

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights and they upgraded us for free to a nicer room for the whole time. Room was lovely, big and nicely decorated. They were redecorating the guesthouse when we were there so I guess it's even nicer now. Great location (once u find it!) for exploring Varanasi. They organise boat trips for sunrise. Nice food on roof...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights and it's was exactly what we were looking for. Great location close to the Ganges, clean and affordable. The manager is incredible helpful and attentive too. The rooms are basic, but clean.

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Thank SarahHeathUK
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Considering the complex location of Varanasi, the guesthouse is relatively easy to find. It has a family atmosphere and friendly staff. The room is reasonable clean. All in all, it's a good value option.

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Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Great little guest house with nice rooms and friendly, helpful staff. When you're there ask for a man named Mr. Chocolate. He is a rickshaw driver who knows everything there is to know in Varanasi. He showed us a great time and I cannot recommend him highly enough.

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Thank Danni F
Reviewed December 7, 2016

The shiva guest house in Varanasi is one of the best house in this city. The owner Shiva is a very kind and helpful person. He is helping wherever he can. The guest house has nice rooms with good prices. The food is amazing. From this guest house you are near to everything. even there are other nice Restaurants around...

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Attard, Malta
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse location is very central, a couple of minutes walk from the ghats. It is beautifully decorated and clean. The owner was extremely helpful and provided lots of useful tips to help make our stay in Varanasi the best ever.

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Reviewed December 1, 2016

Unfortunately, due to a guest who's gotten ill the two brothers running the guesthouse were in a bit of a pickle, and so were we. The booked room was still occupied by this guest. This resulted in a temporary room involving a shared bathroom. Much to our delight the brothers were able to compensate for the inconvenience the next day....

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our guest house near dasaswmedh ghat from dasaswmedh ghat by walk 2-3 mint ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shiva guest house

Address: Munshi Ghat Shiva guest house D 20/14, Varanasi 221001, India
Location: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $10 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Make sure you get the room booked with all amenities working!”
 of 5 bubbles t0pend2, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“Has both AC and non AC rooms.”
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“AC rooms are larger”
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“family orientated meals are good fun”
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