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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family had a wonderful holiday at Varanasi. Our stay at Alka Hotel has been very satisfactory with its beautiful location and extremely hospitable atmosphere. The hotel staff were very helpful. Among all, the person of the hotel who looks after the transport, Munna, was...More

4  Thank diyasarkar908
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 thing makes our trip special.. 1 is the site seen n travel & 2 is hotel where we stay n rest. Both department Alka is exceptionally good. Room r very good with awesome roof top restaurant. Best view from hotel because its just on...More

6  Thank Kousik B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst hotel, too expensive for the rooms, also worse service from the receptionist... Always trying to make money, way to expensive Airport drop also with a not safe car and a driver who don't know how to drive, no service at all... One night is...More

1  Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros- 1. Good location by the ghat, near to dashashwamedh ghat and kashi vishwanath temple 2. Rooms are clean and tidy 3. Food is nice, prepared fresh Cons- 1. Room size is too small 2. No customer service. Nobody picked phone for room service. I...More

2  Thank Kapil G
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Given a chance with all the big names in Varanasi, I will say, stay here if you are not fussy about Aircon common area and star rated hotels. The view of the ghats for which Varanasi is famous for is right in front and no...More

2  Thank Shamik Kumar M
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prasad g
March 1, 2018|
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Response from priyankashm2033 | Reviewed this property |
Premium Rooms have balcony which overlook Ganges, it is a better choice but AC Delux rooms aren't bad too! You can choose what fits in your budget.
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baishalee
December 7, 2017|
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Response from A_Majumdar | Reviewed this property |
no....only stairs
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"Choose room with AC. Its too hot without AC."
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"I think room on upper floors provide the best views."
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"Standard rooms are very small, go for AC/Deluxe rooms"
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"The premium rooms with the views are amazing."
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