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Courtenay, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food in this restaurant seems to be very low quality, so not very good. We ordered some cold ginger tea and asked to make sure the water used was filtered. He assured us it was. Meanwhile, someone was smoking inside the restaurant a few tables away and we were starting to feel lightheaded so we asked about the rooftop...

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Trip around the world
Reviewed 25 August 2015

If you would like to feel like at home, go this place : Raju the manager is very friendly and can provide you very good advices about his town and about Indian culture. Some of the rooms have a wonderful view of Ganga River, very lightful, with fan, cooler and private bathroom on on the balcony (there are 2 balconies...

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Reviewed 20 June 2015

I've stayed here for over a month and liked it a lot. However it's a budget hotel, which means the accommodation is budget as well. I had a one person room for a very cheap price. There was hot water all day and my room was reasonably clean (you don't expect super clean in India). The wifi did not always...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2013

I stayed at Monalisa Guesthouse with my boyfriend in December 2012 for 5 nights. We paid 400 Rupees per night for a double. We had an attached bathroom with a western toilet and a shower with hot water. The room was clean enough and even had some furniture. There was also free wifi in the room which is quite hard...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 13 December 2011

Monalisa was really nice suprise after walking around Varanasi looking for a budget hostel (We paid 250INR for a double in low season - all the other places wanted to charge us at least 800 INR). Our room had a private bathroom with shower and toilet and two balconies with bars to secure the room from monkeys. The best thing...

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Address: D 24/3-B, Pandey Ghat, Varanasi, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
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