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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Hello, The hotel is located near river and Meer Ghat. We can just walk down to river for any ritual activities. Even Sunrise can be seen from hotel restaurant. Only draw back is there is no direct transport to hotel as there is no big...More

2  Thank Coolmalai
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I got the whole feel of Varanasi by staying in Hotel Alka. The vast panaromic view of the Ganges and the Ghats are mind blowing from the Hotel . Infact it can be viewed mostly from the entire Hotel. Apart from Ganges Varanasi is known...More

5  Thank karobee d
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Alka had the nicest, most helpful staff I could ask for, delicious affordable food, and the nicest view of the Ghats. Very close to Shri Kashni Vishnawath temple, which was great since we could leave our stuff at the hotel and didn't have to travel...More

3  Thank takitaNY
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

You could not have a better location for a hotel in Varanasi with superb views of the Ganges and all the ghats and temples within walking distance. Due to its location in the old city their is no vehicular access, the last 500 metres is...More

2  Thank S44YES
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed in an AC deluxe room and it was clean and spacious, with decent air con. The restaurant is pleasant enough, and the service to. The restaurant was very polite and efficient. Would come back.

2  Thank Matt P
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prasad g
1 March 2018|
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Response from NaveenLKK | Reviewed this property |
Premium rooms have balcony with view of Ganges. Please request for Premium room with private balcony as some of them have common areas.
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baishalee
7 December 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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