Scindhia Guest House

Address: Scindhia Ghat,Next to Manikarnika ghat, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221001, India | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Scindhia Ghat,Next to Manikarnika ghat, Varanasi, is near Dasaswamedh Ghat, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Banaras Ghats, and Manikarnika Ghat.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsScindhia Guest House Varanasi

    Reviewed by roamingmonk

    Dire

    Reviewed Jun 14, 2014
    by (26 reviews) Melbourne , Australia Flag of Australia

    Rooms very very average and hopelessly overpriced. The staff will hound you aggressively to book boat trips with them (we did, the boatman never turned up) and onward travel. Half the place is being gutted which doesn't help. Breakfast is a joke - don't bother. However great balcony view of the Burning Ghats (people watching at dusk is great) and close to the absolutely awesome Blue Lassi.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Scindhia Guest House Varanasi

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good
     

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