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Reviewed 2 July 2016

It was one hot night when I arrived in Varanasi from Delhi. Traveling solo, I definitely made the right decision to book with Monu's guest house as they offered transportation to and from the airport. After getting dropped off outside the alleways where the guest house was situated, Monu had organised for someone to meet me to direct me and...

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MONUGUESTHOUSE, Owner at Monu Family Paying Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks for your valuable feedback. I am Monu and I am writing you to thank for the time you have taken to write your opinion. We always try to do our best for our valuable guests and their safety and comfort is our moto. Its our pleasure to hear that we were able to satisfy you. May and...

Lusk, Ireland
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I stayed in Monu Guesthouse in Varanasi and I cannot say enough nice things about Monu, his home and his lovely family. Monu was so helpful to us - he helped us book trains and answered any questions we had about Varanasi, tours etc. We genuinely felt so welcome in his home. The rooms were bright and very colourful which...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We had a brilliant stay in Monu's guesthouse! We were a group of 5 girls and we felt totally at home. The rooms were big, clean and decorated in such a lovely colourful way. There was food available in the guesthouse too! The family were so nice, Monu was really helpful, booked our trains and taxis for us and everything....

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Wuhan, China
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

very friendly family who run it. Difficult to find tho! Conveniently located near Ganges river and good restaurants tho. Will arrange boat tours for u too. Personally don't think u need to spend too much time in Varanasi but as a hotel is pretty good.

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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Bright and cheery atmosphere, great management. We loved our stay here. It is a bit hard to find, so we recommend using their pick up service if possible. At the very least, have it pinpointed on a map and saved on your phone. The room was clean and the hot water was much enjoyed!

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2016

We loved this guest house. It is a very well looked after home, clean and cared for. Monu is a lovely host - very welcoming and extremely helpful. He was always there when we wanted to ask something, even at 4.30am in the morning - amazing! Nothing was too much trouble. But - importantly - he was also sensitive to...

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Lydbrook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is the second time Ihave stayed here, so it was good to see how the family have been after a gap of five years. Rooms are comfortable (and colourful), the facilities are OK (best for solo or younger travellers). The location is excellent, very near the main ghat, by the Golden Temple in the heart of the city.. Monu...

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

Ideal place to stay in Varanasi. Rooms are comfortable and, most importantly, are located in the heart of town, just around the corner from the Golden Temple. Monu in particular was a perfect host, always generous with suggestions as to what to do and where to eat. Cannot recommend highly enough.

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Aiken, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 November 2015

I really enjoyed staying at this Guesthouse in the old section of Varanasi. Manu is a great guy and his family are excellent hosts as well. He was very helpful in organizing my transportation. Great price. Great place. Thanks Manu!

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Varanasi, India
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I stayed over here at this place for a week . Hostel is located centrally few steps by the main ghat . The place has a great character and rooms are very clean with wifi and comfortable beds. I had Tabla lessons with Monu for 5 days and cookery classes with his wife which was a great experience. Would definitely...

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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dear Guests !! You are welcome to Monu Family Paying Guest House, a place where you feel safe, welcomed and happy as you choose your stay in a family homestay where you learn about Indian mid class lifestyle. We are not a star hotels but we give try to give you whatever we can do at our best level. we have got 5 rooms only for our guests , 3 double rooms and 2 single rooms. Double rooms have attach bathrooms with hot and cold working shower with free wifi in rooms. The single rooms have shared bathroom. We offer different activities like COOKING CLASSES , MUSIC LESSONS, YOGA LESSONS, HINDI LESSONS, MASSAGE , TOURS OF LOCAL SIGHTS, TOUR GUIDES , TRAVEL DESK , LAUNDRY SERVICE , CAR HIRE , PICKUP SERVICE , TRAIN AND FLIGHT TICKETS, WALKING TOURS , BOAT RIDE ETC. Come and stay with us !! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monu Family Paying Guest House

Address: Monu Family Paying Guest House Kalika Gali | Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi 221001, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $13 - $21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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