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Palace on Ganges

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Reviewed 18 July 2013

We arrived in Varanasi early and we have not booked anything in advance. We just took a change and visit The Palace. They have a room for us with a reasonable price. We were stay at room no.205 ( I think ) with a little...More

3  Thank Paul-Anusorn
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Quite a nice old world hotel in a very good location on the Assi River (not the Ganges). Sunrise & both the evening & early morning Ghat rituals almost on the doorstep are worth seeing although there are better rituals in the other more crowded...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2013

-- We had a 02 night stay early April in. Palace on Ganges a misnomer regarding the " Palace," situated on the banks of River Ganges on the south end starting point of the Ghat area, Assi Ghat very accessible by car, and boats to...More

1  Thank Sparkie09
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Delicious food,Great view of river Ganga from rooms ! Just love this hotel for its location. Just 1 min walk to the river. Very well decorated rooms and has a great roof top restaurant with all the type of food,beverages etc.

1  Thank Zeus1911
Reviewed 24 May 2013

At the southern end of the ghats, Palace on Ganges offers a quiet haven to the typical chaos. Every room is equally priced, so ask for the Punjab or Colonial Room for the largest room with views of the river. The rooms are double-glazed, but...More

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"if you can't avoid this hotel, then get a room in the ground floor and 1st or 2nd. Avoid -1 floor."
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"View not important, but Room should be on 1st or 2nd Floors(levels) ONLY. One has to get used to a little of..."
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"Very Convenient!!"
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"facing the Ganges or for young people go up to the 3rd or 4th floor for special"
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