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Castro Valley, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very comfortable place to stay for my 24 year old son and his friend who were there for 4 nights around the time of HOLI. Harish and his wife could not have been more accommodating. Communication was excellent (actually better than excellent) and Harish went above and beyond with helping with a fed ex delivery from outside of India. Thank...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very good time in the cozy rooms of Homestay where tasty breakfasts and dinners are decently served. The couple who runs the premises know well how to show us the authentic Varanasi. And the variety and quality of the silk scarfs at the shop are quite impressing.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice time staying here. The rooms were very nice, the beds were probably the best we had in our month in India. The food cooked by the owner was exceptional, served in a lovely dining hall with all the guests on the same table. Lovely way to meet people. Be sure to do the walking tour, organised...

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived at the Homestay sick, and they made me comfortable, checked up on me, and brought great food to my room. After three days in bed, I felt ready to take on India. Infact I did my first video interview at the Homestay, Harish made this easy. Unique personalities and unmatchable hospitality.

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Nieuw Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The welcome was warm en personalised. The rooms were furnished with taste and with respect of India's traditions, but with modern comfort. It was very clean. Malika and Harishji are great, warm and hospitable. They are very helpfull (thanks for getting us back...) to organize for visiting interesting places. Our walking tour was an overwhelming experience. (Sasha: thnx!!) We had...

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Bangalore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People from Hospitality Industry in India never get tired of "Athithi Devo Bhava" ( Guest is God) phrase .However , it is not too often that you come across people who really practice this. Harish Ji , his wife and their team is one of the select few who do so. They Go out of the way to make you...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very warm , hospitable and welcoming stay at Homestay. The rooms are very well decorated , and well kept. Food is as per the guest choice, and is served along with lot of warmth from the host couple , who give you their company and are ready to serve all the time. The helping staff, the driver...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to this homestay with a great deal of expectations since one of our closest friends had recommended it and also accompanied us on their second visit....it was all they had described it to be and some more! The rooms were very tastefully and aesthetically furnished...the bathrooms very clean and the whole property had an old world charm. The...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned to Homestay Varanasi last week and stayed for 7 days along with my friends mainly to perform ceremonies. Nothing has changed at their place..We used all the facilities as usual as if it's our own. Visiting Harishji's place and Mallikaji's dining is truly an international experience meeting people from all parts of the world, exchanging ideas on tours....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay very much! The family is so helpful and nice. Harish recommended and organized good tours for us, so we got to see the best of Varanasi in the limited time we where there. Highly recommend dining in-house! The food is amazing and you get to enjoy an authentic experience together with other guests, the hostes and...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Homestay is managed by an Indian family and those who like to stay with a family and share the culture and taste freshly made home cooked vegetarian food would like it here very much.A traditional Indian house built in 1936, with complete teakwood work and antique hand carving workmanship on the doors, windows, decorations and furniture. Lots of open space for natural sunlight and air. Beautiful seat in garden in the front. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Homestay

Address: D - 61/16, Varanasi 221010, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $52 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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