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Shanti Guesthouse

CK 8/129 Garwasitola, Varanasi, India
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24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good15%
  • Average37%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible20%
13 Oct 2017
“Very cheap, very basic”
7 Jan 2017
“Small room. Shared bathroom. Poor food. Free boat ride. Four hundred rupees.”
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1 - 5 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Simple guest house with basic fascilities. 1 minute walk from Manikarnika Ghat. a lot of monkeys make noise early in the mornings. Price-quality ratio is ok. No shelves for clothes, dust, hair in the shower/toilet room.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We made a reservation for this place after finding in the amazing Rough Guide to India which has some really amazing advice for any traveler coming to India but is (understandably) not as updated as you'd like since a lot changes in one year. This...More

Thank João E
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Shanti is very cheap, but also very basic. The rooms look like prison cells, but the beds are okay. Bathrooms have running water, but thats about it. There is a nice view from the rooftop, but ordering food there is strongly discouraged.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed in a double room with shared bathroom. The room itself was ok although didn't have any amenities apart from a bed, a fan and a plug socket. The shared bathroom was on the floor above and hot water had to be collected in...More

Thank Emily F
Reviewed 23 December 2016

A really bad experience. I emailed them in advance and told them I absolutely had to pay by card due to not being able to get cash (demonetization). They replied to the email so I know they received it. When I checked in I checked...More

Thank Alec S
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  • USD 11 - USD 21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 17
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  • Uttar Pradesh >
  • Varanasi District >
  • Varanasi
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"One with clean sheets, with no rat bites out of them and a proper blanket"
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"Ask for AC room with Ganges view. Some rooms have private balcony overlooking Ganges so perfect 😉"
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"Room 604 is jut above the restaurant and gets very hoooot in May. Maybe try lower floors if they are cooler."
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"Bring a padlock!"
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