An awesome hostel located minutes walk from the Ganges (closest Ghat is actually one of the burning Ghats - the original). Great staff, comfy rooms, really encourage but don't push a social environment.
Would recommend the Arti ceremony on the river (go out on a boat, don't just stand on river bank) 6:30 or 7pm every night. Boats can be organised from closest Ghat, but also everywhere along river - hand rowed is nicer - but tip ($) it's a tough job for the rower!
Would highly recommend this hostel - also heard they're opening a new one in Delhi - which would probably be worth checking out!
Also it's just around the corner (1min walk) from Kerala Cafe - great food, super cheap!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Stops is a pit-stop like none other for the spirited traveler. Stops is where you refuel and equip yourself along your journeys! Its a space where you get to meet fellow travelers, eager to discover places, cultures and stories. You can share, plan, guide and learn together while relaxing and having fun. With professional and knowledgable staff and several essential facilities available 24x7, the hostel becomes your home and the city becomes your own backyard. Stops is a space where you get to stay your way. Immerse yourself in the ever expanding book-exchange library, choose from the collection of many documentaries and films, hang out in the lovely balconies and common areas, cook together in a fully equipped kitchen or just chill and do nothing! It's your call. Its a space where you get to have good fun with like minded travelers - from the most social city walks ever to challenging early morning yoga sessions to never ending Bollywood movie nights and vibrant festival celebrations. Stops makes sure that you never run out of things to do and cultures to explore. Together! Stops is changing the way the young travel. Come join the revolution! ... more less
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