Chaitanya Guest House

B1/158 A, Assi Sangam, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221005, India | Hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsChaitanya Guest House Varanasi

Reviewed by trine.eugenia

Good room! Quiet location!

Reviewed Mar 30, 2012
by (4 reviews) , Norway Flag of Norway

Our small double room with bathroom. Shower with hot and cold water. Fan, cost 500 inr per night (our nabo had a bigger room but not so much daylight for 450inr).
They only have 4 rooms. One ac for 1000 inr. The fan room we have in the front and the ac room would be the best once to pick .
Right on assi ghat. Good pizza close by , and open hand cafe up the street with good food and shopping.

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TripAdvisor Reviews Chaitanya Guest House Varanasi

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

Travel Blogs from Varanasi

A dip in the Ganges

A travel blog entry by paulfeeney on May 04, 2014

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... I had a half torn ten rupee note in may pocket, so as an old lady came toward me begging i placed it in the palm of her hand and she smiled. But no leas than five minutes she trotts back to me trying to give it back to me, it just turned into an uncomfortable stare at us intil she moved on, I guess beggers can be choosers sometimes. With that the train pulled in and we hopped abord and grabbed are seats. Are first real sleeper train journey in India seemed to ...


A travel blog entry by sammy_moore on Apr 01, 2014

2 comments, 21 photos

... and at the next opportunity we reminded the driver we needed to get off. I told him we only had 80 rupees each as that is what we had been quoted so if he wanted to take us all the way back he could but I would not pay him more. He soon pulled up to let us out. A crazy but lovely rickshaw driver drove us to the train station that evening and stopped off so we could buy bananas for the morning. He insisted to buy them for us as otherwise we would pay, "hot price," which ...

The Glorious Ganges

A travel blog entry by the-wanderer on Mar 25, 2014

2 comments, 28 photos

... a distance are allowed but not close up. The thought of it was macabre but witnessing it, was oddly calming. It was quiet, the men just sitting in quiet contemplation.

On the way into the city I saw a man pushing a cart with the body of a baby on it, it couldn't not have been older then a year. I was shocked, naively I hadn't prepared myself to see the body of a child only an adult. I assumed he was going to the cremation ghat until I learned today that not everyone will ...


A travel blog entry by mlsmalcolm on Mar 20, 2014

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... over what I had intended to offer anyway but not wanting to ask if they did twigs I said to Lesley to give him 500, the guy then said this was nothing and people give 50 dollars. Now when people start quoting Dollars they are used to ripping off the Americans and suddenly you think what's going on here. The nurse was just some old woman sat cross legged on the floor with not a sick person in sight, most probably the mother of this guy who had doggy dyed ginger hair, we said ...

Ganges sailing trip

A travel blog entry by hannah.1991 on Mar 20, 2014

1 comment, 11 photos

... as they are still pure souls, pregnant woman were carrying a pure soul so don't need it, holy men don't either as they're already pure, and I'm not sure about why the other two don't. So the man we saw floating down the Ganges was either a holy man, had leprosy, or had been bitten! Free lunch we moored up and left the boats. We got a minibus to Varanasi. A very holy city a bit further down the Ganges which, according to Hinduism, is the oldest living city in the world. We ...

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