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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."
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In the beginning of October 2018, we booked a room for February 2019 via booking.com. The terms of payment mentioned an advance payment of 1 night, we booked for 3 nights. I received a mail from the hotel asking for 50% advance, which adds up to more than one night. On enquiry
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A good and affordably priced 'Ganga Kinare' set up, Alka hotel has outdoor sit outs providing a commanding view of the river at Meer Ghat. Outdoor balconies provide a panoramic sweep of activities on the river while enjoying the excellent in-house catering.The staff led by the
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Hotel alka is centrally located , 10 min from kashi vishwanath temple , 2 min from the ganga ghat and 10 min from the main road. Clean and well maintained. The staff is also helpful. Loved the stay there this month . Highly recommended by me
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Firstly this hotel is a cross between a B&B and a hotel, but an absolute delight to stay in. So here are the pros and cons of staying here : 1) Strategically located on the banks of the river Ganga, from where you can walk within minutes to the Dashashwamedh ghat for the Ganga
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It is my second time and hotel is a nice place to stay. Best in budget and good for vegetarian people. It has got good staff and nice reception team . I love this place and it’s staff. The management family is also good one.
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Some rooms without attach bathroom with lower rate.
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Sorry I reviewed hotel I am not the owner. Please search for hotel contact details. Thank you
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Yes , there are ground floor AC rooms and they provide pick up facility from railway station. Please convey that to the hotel before hand . They will certainly take care of your parents. Regarding late checking out you have to request the manager of the property.
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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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"The rooms on the upper floors would be quieter."
"Room number 112 (Bhagirathi)"
"Get a cheap room or look somewhere else. Expansive balcony rooms are not worth the money"
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"103 was a good room"
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PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
alka hotel varanasi
LOCATION
IndiaUttar PradeshVaranasi DistrictVaranasi
NUMBER OF ROOMS
36
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