Room without AC and shared bathroom for 400 Rs. (Room 107)
This lonely planet hotel is a very popular option in Varanasi. It is impossible to arrive by rickshaw, an easy option is to go to the Meer Ghat and then follow the arrows printed on walls.
The room was basic and the cleanliness of the shared bathroom changes during the day. Without doubt the best of the hotel its views of the Ganges river.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hotel Alka, a synonym for customer-oriented services from years, believes in providing an adorable environment to its guests, where not only they find peace in dwelling but also experience a the highest degree of dedication from the staff. And what more can one ask for? Hotel Alka is located right in the core of Varanasi, a place where even holiness is re-defined. Its evidently a must visit place for all in life. Varanasi (the ancient Kashi or the medieval Banaras) is one of the oldest cities of the world and is considered to be favourite, of even the almighty. Varanasi's prominence in Hindu mythology is virtually unrivalled. Mark Twain, the celebrated English author , who was enthralled by the legend and sanctity of Banaras, once wrote : "Banaras is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend and looks twice as old as all of them put together." ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Alka Hotel Varanasi