The Hotel is around 15 Kms from Airport. It is very very close to Golden temple. Probably about 200m to Gurudwara.
The hotel is so well maintained. Particularly liked the freebies like chocolate, snacks, water, soap/herbal shampoo and the welcome drink.
From airport the taxi (RS 800/-) can only reach outer perimeter of temple. For next 1.5 kms, you will need to hire a e-rickshaw (about Rs 60/-) to reach the hotel. Looks tedious, but once you reach you realize the advantage of staying so close to Golden temple.
Why Stay Close?
Primarily you need to look for 2 events in Golden temple: Morning ceremony where the holy book is brought into the temple (around 4:30 AM) and Evening closing ceremony (around 10:00 PM). So, it makes it easier if you stay near by to reach in time and get to see the holy book closely.
Langar (Prasada served in Gurudwara)
Its served for free but the most delicious. Its just amazing to see the unrelenting work of the volunteers. You can join hands in helping out.
Though the hotel provides food, preferably breakfast alone can be taken, Lunch and Dinner at Gurudwara is advisable.
The hotel staff is very courteous and help you with all the queries. They helped us book a taxi to visit Wagah border (Rs 1500/-). In all, we enjoyed staying at this hotel.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A Decent Hotel near Golden Temple with 3 star facilities.Your Home away from home in the feet of Shri Guru Ramdass ji. ... more less
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