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    Hotel Alka

    Meer Ghat D 3/23 | Dashashwamedh, Varanasi 221001, India
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    • Excellent36%
    • Very good42%
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    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    Front office staff are good and caring for the guest. They promptly received me from Varanasi Junction Rly station with reasonable cost. I stayed there with my family for 5 days. Hotel people made good transport arrangements for my local sight seeing and for my...More

    1  Thank SLNSWAMY
    Response from aashutosh123, Manager at Hotel AlkaResponded 30 January 2016

    On behalf of all the Hotel staff we would like to express our gratitude for choosing us as your hosts during your holidays in Varanasi, and for taking the time to write your opinion here on TripAdvisor. Thank you so much for giving us the...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

    First off, most places of interest along the Ganges, including places to stay, are only reachable by foot. In this case and for this hotel, your ride from the airport would drop you off on the main street and you would have to walk 10-15...More

    1  Thank IslandGirl680
    Reviewed 3 October 2015

    We have visited varanasi in Sep 2015 and had the chance to stay in Alka hotel. We had a very pleasant stay in Alka hotel for 2 days. Thanks for all the staff who were very friendly and helpful. Though we had just one day...More

    2  Thank Vigneyswaran
    Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

    First thing I should mention is the staff here are very pleasant and helpful. superior customer service! special thank you to Mr. Sanjay who is the travel agent at this hotel, he assisted me and my friends in purchasing flight tickets to Mumbai and helped...More

    1  Thank M T
    Response from RAJESH_ALKAHOTEL, Manager at Hotel AlkaResponded 30 September 2015

    Thank you guest for your review. You are most welcome next time at our Hotel

    Reviewed 25 September 2015

    We had a Very Pleasant Stay in Alka Hotel For 6 Days in September 2015. Thank you very much for All Staff Members Of Alka Hotel including Room Food Service - Thank you Mr.Raj and Mr.Rajesh. This is our second stay in the Last 6...More

    2  Thank KannanKrish
    Response from RAJESH_ALKAHOTEL, Manager at Hotel AlkaResponded 30 September 2015

    thank you so much sir

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    • US$11 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Spa Hotel in Varanasi
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    • 36
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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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    Kunal G
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from Abeenayasanthyy S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes exactly s what blueloon2 said. Your room will be without attached bathroom. There will be common bathroom and you have to share with others. But not to worries its clean and nearby room not far away from room.
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    "top floor, right in front of ganges. i think they call it premium!"
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    "Premium rooms are awesome"
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    "If you want a view of the river, be sure to book one with that in the description."
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    "Nice food and freshly served food"
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