With a stay at Taj Ganges, Varanasi, you'll be centrally located in Varanasi, a 5-minute drive from Dasaswamedh ghat and 6 minutes from Kashi Vishwanath Temple. This 5-star hotel is 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from Banaras Hindu University and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from JVH Mall.
Why Stay Here
Take time to pamper yourself with a visit to the full-service spa. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a health club and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.
- 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.
Make yourself at home in one of the 130 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LED televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Restaurants, Lounges & Bars
Stop by the hotel's restaurant, Varuna, for lunch or dinner. Dining is also available at the coffee shop/café, and 24-hour room service is provided. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 11 AM for a fee.
Meetings & Conventions
Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Varanasi? This hotel has facilities measuring 5530 square feet (514 square meters), including a conference center. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a train station pick-up service.
Pools & Spas
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.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
JVH Mall - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Bharat Mata - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Sri Annapoorani Devi Temple - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Vishwanatha Temple - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Dasaswamedh ghat - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Marnikanika Ghat - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Kashi Vishwanath Temple - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Harishchandra Ghat - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Hanuman Ghat - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Tulsi Ghat - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Durga Temple - 6.4 km / 3.9 mi
Tulsi Manas Temple - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Asi Ghat - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Mulagandha Kuti Vihara Monastery - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
The preferred airport for Taj Ganges, Varanasi is Varanasi (VNS-Babatpur) - 21 km / 13 mi
The property will be renovating from 01 May 2019 to 31 October 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
- Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 2200.00
- Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 1487 (from 5 to 11 years old)
- New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 3500.00
- New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 2676 (from 5 to 11 years old)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
- 24 Hour Room Service
- 24-Hour Front Desk
- Barbecue Grills
- Business Center
- Coffee Shop
- Complimentary Coffee
- Concierge Desk
- Dry Cleaning Service
- Elevator / Lift
- Gift Shop on Property
- Hypoallergenic Room Available
- Laundry Services/Laundry Facility
- Outdoor Pool
- Picnic Area
- Porter / Bellhop
- Shuttle To Airport (surcharge)
- Wedding Services
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply