Varanasi, the city of temples has 52 ghats on the banks of River Ganges. Hotel Alka is one of the top five hotels that provide one with a memorizing stay along the River Ganges. Located in the heart of the city on D3/23, Meer Ghat between the Dasaswamedh and Manikarnika ghats, the hotel is easily accessible from the Lal Bahahadur Shastri International Airport which is situated at a distance of 25 kms from the hotel. The hotel is much closer to the Varanasi Junction Railway Station that is only 5 kms away from it.
It’s a breathtaking experience to view the beautiful Ganges from all the rooms of the hotel. One can also see splendid sunrise and sunsets, the Lord Vishwanath’s temple, boats floating on Ganges, people practicing yogic asanas and taking sacred bath in the holy river and a serene atmosphere filled with background score of the devotional songs from the balconies, rooms and restaurant of the hotel.
One can really explore the River Ganga and Varanasi from hotel Alka. The best feature of the hotel is a huge courtyard and balconies perfect for relaxing and watching the splendid scenes below. The back yard of the hotel directly leads do the ghat and it is very easy to go to the boat trip from here to see the spectacular sunrise and sunsets.
It’s a middle budgeted hotel which maintains an excellent ambience with all modern facilities. It is very easy to reach the hotel. Once reaching the famous Vishwanath lane we need to follow the arrows which are clearly marked, to get to the hotel.
The check in and checkout timings are 12:00 noon. A wide range of rooms are available in the hotel, some even with balconies. Royal view room, Deluxe Air-conditioned room , Heritage room, Air-conditioned room and standard rooms are available for Rs. 2500, Rs. 1900, Rs. 3500, Rs. 1220 and Rs. 1050 respectively. A tax of 12.42 percent is charged extra per night for all rooms.
The hotel provides many facilities like open...