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Taj Ganges, Varanasi

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Outdoor pool
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Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Taj Ganges, Varanasi

Taj Ganges, Varanasi

5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationJVH Mall20 min walk
  • Popular LocationBharat Mata3 min drive
  • Popular LocationKaal Bhairava Mandir5 min drive
  • AirportVaranasi (VNS-Babatpur)21 min drive

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About this area

Varanasi

Located in Varanasi, Taj Ganges, Varanasi is in the city centre and on a river. Local landmarks include Asi Ghat and Kaal Bhairava Mandir, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Sarlath Museum.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • JVH Mall - 20 min walk
  • Bharat Mata - 3 min drive
  • Kaal Bhairava Mandir - 5 min drive
  • Vishwanatha Temple - 5 min drive
  • Sri Annapoorani Devi Temple - 37 min drive

Getting around

  • Varanasi Junction Station - 3 min drive
  • Varanasi (VNS-Babatpur) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Varuna – Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

About this property

Taj Ganges, Varanasi

Luxury hotel with full-service spa and restaurant
A full-service spa, a restaurant and an outdoor pool are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 130 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include minibars, rainfall showerheads and LED TVs.
Taj Ganges, Varanasi offers 130 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. 32-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Varanasi hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: INR 650 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre (5530 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - noon
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; Permanent Account Number (PAN) cards will not be accepted due to national regulations. Travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa. Indian citizens must show a PAN card at check-out for cash transactions exceeding INR 25,000.
Guests will be required by the property to provide documentation of a complete health declaration ([PCR/Antigen] screening for COVID-19, issued within 72 hours before arrival) during check-in.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: INR 650 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: INR 570 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: INR 570 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 1050.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

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4.2
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 111 out of 239 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 83 out of 239 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 33 out of 239 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 239 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 239 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Enjoyed our stay
The hotel was very clean more so with adequate precautions among staff for COVID. The restaurants were extremely good, food was tasty and wholesome specially th e Apple Pie. Staff was also very helpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We enjoyed our stay, specially due to friendliness of the staff. Every one starting from reception, room service, food & beverage service (cafeteria waiters) and others where extremely polite & helpful.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020