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Hotel Central Residency
Ranked #26 of 73 Hotels in Varanasi
Varanasi, India
1 review
“Excellent place”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2014

We had pleasant stay in Central Residency hotel . People were very kind and helpfull , always ready to help and always smiling . I wish the staff good luck in the hotel. Nice hotel , well furnished and clean . Thank you the group of central hotel.

Room Tip: Any room all rooms are nice
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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Thane, India
1 review
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2014

We stayed at this Hotel for 3 days.Its a nice & very clean hotel with efficient service. However, I feel that the food quality, which is rather indifferent,should improve. The management is also very helpful they advised us correctly on modes of transport.
Rajeev Pande

Room Tip: This is a small hotel so there is not much to choose between rooms.
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Wasim A, Owner at Hotel Central Residency, responded to this review, April 9, 2014
Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your past experience at Hotel Central Residency. We are delighted to read your comments about our rooms,foods, breakfast and we are extremely thankful to read that our all the staff were courteous and willing to help all the times . Thank you again for posting your review! and we shail improve for the food. Looking forward to your return visit! Best regards

Yours
Hotel Central Residency
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Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Yes the hotel is as wide as the bigger rooms. And you have to step outside to enter the basement "restaurant". And yes, there is not a lot of room next to your bed. But hey, you're not coming to Varanasi to be in a hotel all day?
My room was clean. I had tell them water was not getting hot, but after 10 minutes it became really hot. They say water is only hot during the morning and evening, but you can ask them to turn it on at other hours.
This is India, so if course the streets are noisy and the rooms get some noise as well. I had a room facing the right side of the building and I could sleep well, so it's okay. Again, this is India, what do you expect :)
Breakfast is included, it's nothing special, I did not have a breakfast buffet, but it also seems like I'm the only person in the hotel right now.
I payed 2000 plus taxes for a small double room.
It's a decent average hotel.

Stayed March 2014, traveled solo
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hotel janki I, Owner at Hotel Central Residency, responded to this review, May 29, 2015
Thanks for your valuable review,we apologize for the issues you have faced and we have improved all our amenities we looking forward your next arrival to serve you much more better
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Hyderabad
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2014

VERY BAD the room was not as such as it was shown in the picture.. KINDLY REFUND MY DAYS MONEY AS I HAVE NOT STAY EVEN A SINGLE day.Only one day cacellation is justified.Refund may be initiated please.

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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New Delhi, India
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2014

We stayed at this hotel in early January 2014 and were quite pleased with it. I'd definitly recommend it to travellers who are searching for a neat and clean place to sleep at night.


Rooms:
Rooms are clean, the walls are freshly painted, furnitures are new. Beds are large and comfortable and take most of the room though this didn't bug us. An extra bed can be cheaply added and our wish to take the couch out of the room for more space was met promptly. The only thing doing a little harm was the window not being isolated so that it got a bit cold at night times. This in itself is a thing common in most hotels or houses in India and we encountered this in all hotels we stayed at so I wouldn't really count it as a fault of this particular hotel. Staff promised to take care of the problem and in the meanwhile we got helped out with more blankets.

The bathroom is modern, clean and has hot water running at every time. Fresh air is sucked in with a fan. Modern and clean toilet.

Service:
There's a 24/7 wifi available at all rooms. Connection speed was the highest from all the hotels we stayed at, even streaming TV shows was possible. Big points for that. Flatscreen TV is also included in the room.
Food menu offers a wide range of good and tasty meals for a more than fair price. Right next to the hotel lies the restaurant but food can be ordered to the room as well without a room service tax being taken. Big points for that also. The staff is friendly and is honestly eager to offer you a good service, without being pushy. They also offer self organized and reasonable priced morning and evening tours through the Varanasi highlights but are also open to individual tour wishes. A cab service to the airport was offered for a fair 700 Rs.

All in all, a very good hotel for a good price which meets the travellers basic needs perfectly and even goes beyond that with its prompt, friendly service and the high speed wifi.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Skånsom L
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Hillegom, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2013

Needed accommodation for 3 days in Varanasi during festival time (16-19 Nov.) our Dutch agent ended up with this 3-star hotel. All 4/5-star hotels (as requested by us during booking) were fully booked. Checked on internet, the pictures and information looked promising.
Arriving from the airport by car, it took 45 minutes to get to the hotel, located in the city center at one of the major streets, not really near any of the Gaths. Upon arrival we were kind of shocked by the look and the location of the hotel. It turned out to be, that the hotel is as wide as our room and our room was fairly small. We had no other option than making the best out of it. And we did!

Our room (one of the biggest) was very clean, but small. The pretty modern, but small bathroom was very clean too. As usual, the room is noisy, especially when guests arrive late in the evening or the night-watch is watching his favorite TV program.
We'd (decent) continental breakfast included, served in the clean "breakfast/dining" room, located in the basement. The kitchen is located at the 4th floor, top of the building. The food we ordered for dinner from the (simple) menu card tasted excellent!
At the entrance there's a small and simple reception as well as a small lounge set. No license to serve beer or any other strong liquors in that area, but on request it's been provided in the basement "restaurant".
To us, the hotel owner and staff were extremely friendly, helpful and flexible. It really made up for a few inconveniences, such as proper dining or bar facilities, as well as occasionally water and power shutdowns. A small mall is just 100 mtrs. down the road, where there are (a few) restaurants, western and Indian fast food, sandwiches and good coffee.
This is by far not a 3-star hotel, in spite all the efforts to make the best out of it. So I'll rate this hotel as a 3-star hotel. However, to me, there's probably no better budget hotel in the whole city than this hotel. Very basic, very clean, excellent food, but way too much money for room and facilities.

Room Tip: Rooms in the back of the building seems to be the biggest, though still small.
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Property: Hotel Central Residency
Address: C 19/122 A-Ka, Sigra Thana Road | C 19/122 A-Ka, Sigra Thana Road, Varanasi 221001, India
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Location: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #26 of 73 Hotels in Varanasi
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Central Residency 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Central Residency is an elegantly designed Varanasi 3-star hotel, an oasis of quietness and comfort, personalized service and traditional hospitality for tourists and business travelers. The hotel's facilities include a multi cuisine restaurant serving a delicious buffet breakfast with Indian and International specialties/All the rooms have a separate work desk and a seating area. The rooms open into an open floor area/lounge that boasts of beautiful Indian & Oriental artifacts, where you can feel at home and unwind & relax. The environment at Hotel Central Residency is peaceful & relaxing. Situated In the heart of city. We are located in the Sigra, Center Of all Important Tourist Locations and offers a nice, clean, quiet, family-oriented accommodation for tired and weary tourists as well as those looking for adventure.Most Welcome!Directions*Near to the main market (IP Mall)the Shopping Mall, 1 km from Varanasi railway station. 25 Km from Varanasi Airport. Located in Sigra area, the street name is Sigra Thana Road, 15 min to Golden Temple & Main Ghat, River Side. Things to Note & Policies*We Provide Free Pickup From Railway Station and transfer to Varanasi Airport.Once you made booking with us. Please send us your arrival information such as your train number, seat/coach number. Flight number. We will contact you by mail/phone. ... more   less 
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