Shiva International Lodge, Varanasi

By Claire vd Heever Jun 22, 2011

Shiva International, Varanasi “Our priority is the good Guest, Money is a secondary matter”

This guesthouse-cum-homestay was recommended to us for its Ganges views and reasonable rates. These it had, but when I dropped my second bar of soap down the squat loo – while struggling to find standing room above it – I started to wonder whether it was worth the Rs100 saving.

Cost: 400 rupees for a double room with fan.

Finding it: Kedar Ghat (See map below.)

Contact: +91 988 921 3175 or +91 542 245 4108 (mobile)

If you enjoyed Shiva International Lodge, Varanasi, subscribe to email updates or our RSS Feed. You'll be notified when we next publish a story about the Old World.

Leave a Reply

Comment Policy

We welcome encouragement, questions and advice. Perhaps welcome isn't strong enough. Comments are the best and more or less only reward we receive for putting Old World Wandering together. We're addicted to the words at the end of an article because they, A, tell us you got that far and, hopefully, B, enjoyed getting there. But please stick to the topic and use your real name or a nickname. Generic comments submitted for SEO purposes will be deleted.

Top