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The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi

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Overview Lovely and clean hotel. One of my favorites during our 3 weeks in India. Pros - well appointed rooms. They are in the middle of renovating the rooms and it seemed like there were only halfway done so request a renovated room. Many years...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Probably the best hotel stay for me till date. Hotel staff was extremely acomodating, we were traveling with a baby and needed quite a bit of help like getting the baby bottles cleaned, getting khicdi or porridge during dinner etc and the kitchen staff was...More

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Response from GatewayVaranasi, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Ganges VaranasiResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Gateway Ganges Varanasi and for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. Your feedback is essential in our effort to improve our service standards. Your kind comments about our hotels and our colleagues are truly appreciated. These have been...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent two nights here in January and had the most amazing trip to Varanasi. The hotel is beautifully located, and is most comfortable. The food (buffet breakfast) is fabulous with great variety of food and even the continental dishes we ordered ala carte for...More

Thank Amit B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in a newly refurbished room (since the takeover by the Taj group) which was beautiful, spacious and with a fantastic bathroom. Very clean and excellent facilities. Beautiful food and very safe for foreigners - we ate most of our meals in the Chowk...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I and my entire family had gone for a holiday cum religious trip to Varanasi. We stayed at the The gateway hotel Ganges Varanasi. This was our second trip to the same hotel. The newly done rooms are very comfortable. More than the property the...More

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Breakfast included
Free Internet
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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US$100 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Varanasi
#2 Luxury Hotel in Varanasi
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$100 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Varanasi
#2 Luxury Hotel in Varanasi
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pmnitie
9 November 2017|
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Response from pagarwal67b | Reviewed this property |
Hi we had arranged transportation and Ganga Aarti and othe local sightseeing thru Beespoke Travels based out of Delhi. The arrangements were good and reliable Most top hotels in India are also able to do this
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NannyLinda77
4 October 2017|
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Response from Valerie T | Reviewed this property |
Good morning There was not a collar or tie in sight. Smart casual is very appropriate. It is too hot for anything tight round the neck. Enjoy your holiday.
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Sujit S
24 June 2017|
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Response from Sridhr65 | Reviewed this property |
Sujit..better make a call to hotel..as it depends on your booking
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"The rooms are not very large so you may need an additional room with a third person"
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"Garden view"
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"Ask for one of the newly refurbed ones but you will be near where they are working on others"
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"Avoid booking till the renovation is complete."
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