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Dwivedi Hotels Hotel Elena
3 out of 5
D21/17 Ranamahal Ghat, Bangali Tola, Varanasi
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The price is £24 per night
8.6 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (10 reviews)

"The location is excellent as it’s right on the river. It’s a very old property that’s been renovated (heater didn’t work and shower required buckets) but worth staying there as it’s right in the heart of everything. Staff were very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jan 2020

Dwivedi Hotels Hotel Elena
Safarnama Varanasi
3.5 out of 5
D34/209, Ganesh Mahal, Bengali tola, Behind Godowlia Tonga Stand, Varanasi
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The price is £22 per night
8.39 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (28 reviews)

"Amazing experience, everything was great during our stay."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Safarnama Varanasi
Diamond Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Bhelupur, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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8.71 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (35 reviews)
Excellent location and comfortable stay

"Good stay, nice location.A bit pricy, but a god hotel to stay and enjoy Varanasi"…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2019

Diamond Hotel
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham JHV Varanasi
5 out of 5
The Mall, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is £56 per night
5.79 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (202 reviews)

"Generally comfortable, modern room though the bathroom showed evidence of prior life. It was a little shabby but perfectly functioning - nice hot showers, etc. and useful clothesline in tub. Breakfast options very good and room service menu and delivery were fine."…"

Reviewed on 8 Feb 2020

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham JHV Varanasi
Dwivedi Hotels Sri Omkar Palace
3 out of 5
D21/10 Chausatthi Ghat, Near Dashaswamedh Ghat, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is £24 per night
8.6 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (46 reviews)

"Close to the Ghart. Very clean and great food and service. Highly recommend to all."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Dwivedi Hotels Sri Omkar Palace
Radisson Hotel Varanasi
4.5 out of 5
The Mall Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
The price is £43 per night
5.79 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (127 reviews)

"Very friendly staff. Rooms clean and quiet. Great place to stay..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Radisson Hotel Varanasi
Taj Ganges, Varanasi
5 out of 5
Nadesar Palace Grounds, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is £77 per night
6.09 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (224 reviews)

"Nitesh at Bar Ajay and Navneet at restaurant Candana at front desk Sahmim Shakear Mamata at travell Assistence Shambhu as Guide finely Bharat at Security had done excellent job. All so floor manger and staff had done extra ordinary job. Love stay at Taj"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Taj Ganges, Varanasi
Hotel Clarks
5 out of 5
The Mall, Cantt, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is £44 per night
5.71 mi from city centre
3.2/5 (40 reviews)

"Breakfast could have been better. Not much choice. Overall good hotel to stay. May be slightly pricey."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

Hotel Clarks
Guleria Kothi
4.5 out of 5
Near Manikarnika Ghat, Garawasitola, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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8.56 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (27 reviews)

"This is a beautiful hotel, the building having been built in the 1700s."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Guleria Kothi
Taj Nadesar Palace,Varanasi
5 out of 5
Nadesar Palace Grounds, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is £223 per night
6.22 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)

"Excellent service. Relaxing, beautiful property. Excellent food. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Taj Nadesar Palace,Varanasi
Hotel Ganges Grand
3 out of 5
D 37/47 GODOWLIA CROSSING, Varanasi, UP
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The price is £27 per night
8.28 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (13 reviews)

"My room had no windows and I did not like that . The staff were very helpful and the location was very good ."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2020

Hotel Ganges Grand
Hotel Surya
3.5 out of 5
S-20/51 A-5, The Mall Road, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
The price is £30 per night
5.68 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (115 reviews)

"Best food in town Clean and nice hotel Friendly staff Great location"…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb 2020

Hotel Surya
Amritara Suryauday Haveli
3 out of 5
B-4/25, Shivala Ghat, Nepali Kothi, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £108 per night
8.84 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (80 reviews)

"Very nice hotel, facilities and location. Staff wonderful. Unfortunately they did not have a morning yoga session as promised so another hour in bed would have been nice."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Amritara Suryauday Haveli
BrijRama Palace - A Heritage Hotel
4 out of 5
Munshi Ghat, Near Dashaswamedh, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is £137 per night
8.6 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (97 reviews)

"Historical hotel, beautifully appointed. Superb facilities and staff. Great free evening boat ride. Excellent free transfers."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

BrijRama Palace - A Heritage Hotel
Meadows
3.5 out of 5
S-20/52-3 Nepali Kothi, The Mall Road, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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5.7 mi from city centre
3/5 (2 reviews)
Pathetic hotel!

"We had done reservation from hotels.com after reaching the venue the hotel said they have no rooms left and told us to adjust in some other hotel for a single night. The hotel they gave for that night was so pathetic that after the tired trip also we couldn’t sleep for a single night. Bathrooms were ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2019

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Visiting Varanasi

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Varanasi, and many visitors are sure to appreciate the temples and riverfront. Tourists can also enjoy the city's monuments and archaeological sites. Top sights in the city include Kashi Vishwanath Temple and Dasaswamedh ghat.

  • There are 203 hotels and other accommodation options in Varanasi
  • The closest major airport is in Varanasi (VNS-Babatpur), 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Varanasi

The city is notable for its temples and landmarks like Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Dasaswamedh ghat, and Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Ramnagar Fort and JVH Mall.

In Chandauli, you can choose from 203 accommodation choices and hotels to make it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable rate. Here are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • BrijRama Palace - A Heritage Hotel - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Kedareswar Bed and Breakfast - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms at this B&B. With a stay at this 2.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a rooftop terrace, along with free WiFi.
  • Ramada Plaza by Wyndham JHV Varanasi - This 5-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Expedia customers like its quiet location and room size.

Getting around Varanasi

If you want to venture outside the area, hop on a train at Varanasi Junction Station. Varanasi may not have many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Varanasi

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 38°C and the night-time average to be 13°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 42°C during the day and 22°C at night
  • July to September averages 36°C during the day and 25°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 35°C during the day and 13°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Varanasi is 32 millimetres
  • Hottest months are usually May and April with an average temperature of 40°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 13°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Varanasi?
Safarnama Varanasi is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It is located a short 6-minute walk from Dasaswamedh ghat. Traveller reviews also recommend Taj Ganges, Varanasi and Hotel Varanasi Inn as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Varanasi, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Varanasi.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Varanasi?
Based on reviews, Hotel Buddha is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options to stay on the cheap include Hotel Varuna and Taj Ganges, Varanasi.
What's the best hotel for families in Varanasi?
Divine Destination is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and laundry facilities. Other choices to stay with the children include Hotel Divya and Taj Nadesar Palace,Varanasi.
What's the best accommodation for a couple going to Varanasi?
Hotel Divya is a favourite hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and spa services. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Hotel Surya and Hotel Vibhav Harsh.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Varanasi?
Gupta Inn is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and memory foam beds for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Hotel Surya and Hotel Varuna.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Varanasi?
Taj Nadesar Palace,Varanasi is a 5-star hotel with a restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Ramada Plaza by Wyndham JHV Varanasi and Radisson Hotel Varanasi are other upscale choices for your trip.

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