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New Delhi, India
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good hotel to enjoy the bank of river ganga. Though, being a government property the upkeep may not be as good as you pay for. However, it offers you wonder view and comfort to sit beside ganga river even till mid night and enjoy the flow of Ganga. particularly during mid night the sound of water... More 

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New Delhi
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

While driving from Delhi to Pauri, we stopped here for one hr to have breakfast and to take a dip in gangaji. Being a govt guest house location is prime just adjacent to the river and huge area. But poorly maintained, service is very slow and food is avg. This property can be converted into a great one if some... More 

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Hi, I would say that the only thing that pulls me towards staying here is its location and perhaps it is best for the short stay as the staff really is badly trained and maintenance is also not good. the furniture is also getting older, except the 2-3 AC rooms on the ground floor most of the rooms smell.

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Ahmedabad, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

First is the location on the banks of Holy Ganges.. with a lovely clean ghat to take a holy dip, with barricades & steps to help u.. Rooms are good and spacious. This is a Govt of UP property so maintained more like a Guest House.. But located in a quiet area of the holy city. Food is OK.. Overall... More 

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New Delhi, India
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

An ideal laid back government owned property, right on the Ganges. This place is a perfect weekend getaway to relax, sit by the river and enjoy some nice easy-on-stomach food. It is a bit far from Har-ki-pauri but still it is amazing. The terrace gives a wonderful view of Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi. A nice stroll by the river... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Hotel Alaknanda is a typical Government hotel with good location but bad service. The hotel is just about 2Km from the railway station and about 1.5 Km from Har ki Pauri. But the room service is pathetic. The restaurent is highly overpriced...please avoid food over there. The only good thing about this hotel is that it has its own ghat... More 

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Kolkata
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

The hotel location is perfect. It is at a distance of 1km from the Harkipouri ghat. So when you are at the hotel, you are away from the maddening crowd. Yet you have the option of going to the central location easily. The hotel is situated on the bank of Ganges with just a pavement between the hotel and the... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

Probably the best location in Haridwar. Right on the banks of The Ganges. The rooms are basic for the AC Deluxe rooms. Dont even dare to try the non AC rooms.... they are poorly maintained and bad. The food is quite decent though the breakfast buffet is pretty dissapointing due to lack of spread. The service, considering that its a... More 

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Dehradun, India
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147 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

It is not a plush place a very basic govt hotel but the view is worth a million. It opens to a ghat of the holy river Ganga. It offers very simple and basic facilities and from the room also once can see the beautiful river Ganga flowing. Also it has a garden from where one can enjoy the view... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

A wonderful Hotel on river front with a private bathing area and a paved walkway,(delight to morning walkers). It extends to Har-Ki-Pauri.(some portion however was under construction before ensuing Ardha Kumbho). Most of the rooms are facing a wide lawn illuminated during night, ending on river front. AC deluxe & non AC rooms are not facing river Ganges. Since it... More 

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Address: Delhi Bypass Road, Haridwar 249401, India
Region: India > Uttarakhand > Haridwar
Price Range: RM107 - RM116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Alaknanda 1*
Number of rooms: 39
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“You should ask for River facing rooms. The suits are quiet good and value for money. Check the AC before you accept the room.”
 of 5 bubbles Mukesh_14u, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose ground floor rooms, closer to the reception area”
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Book AC Executive Rooms, which are River + Garden facing”
 of 5 bubbles Vikas_kg, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have good visibility.”
 of 5 bubbles 596dipankarm, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Normal AC rooms even in ground floor have best views & location”
 of 5 bubbles Babai12330492456, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
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