Hotel Sonmony

Address: House No: B6/91, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221001, India | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on House No: B6/91, Varanasi, is near Dasaswamedh Ghat, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Banaras Ghats, and Manikarnika Ghat.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Sonmony Varanasi

    Reviewed by lululemon

    mehhhh

    Reviewed Aug 1, 2011
    by (2 reviews) , Poland Flag of Poland

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Sonmony Varanasi

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair
     

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    ... of rushing to Murgh or go to Varanasi and board the train there. We rushed to the Varanasi station and since the train was running third minutes late we were able to make it. Once on the train we were able to calm down and enjoy the ride. It was sleeper non ac but it wasn't too bad. We didn't get pillows and blankets like 3rd class sleeper (our previous train), but we had our bags to use as pillows. We hung out for a bit before retiring to our bunks to get some ...

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    A travel blog entry by davidmilnes81 on Feb 05, 2015

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    ... wasn't a prepaid booth). Jane and I agreed 200 rupees for the trip and wrote it down to ensure no miscommunication he agreed, bargain.

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    A travel blog entry by meva on Jan 09, 2015

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