BrijRama Palace, Varanasi
|Darbhanga Ghat, Dashashwamedh, 221001, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesch, INDIA.|
Description: BrijRama PalaceBrijRama Palace is an opulent refuge immersed right in the character and fundamental values of what Varanasi is all about. Built in the 1700´s this historic palace overlooks the sacred Ganges river. Constructed out of solid sandstone from Chunar with beautifully carved verandas and pillars, BrijRama Palace retains its authentic character with petite shaded rooms and even its own ghat, a series of steps leading down to the holy river.
Each room has air-conditioning, a private bathroom with shower, and a flat-screen TV. Arrival and departure may involve a complementary boat ride (not available during monsoon season) or an adventurous tour through the narrow lanes that surround the palace. There is a 24-hour receptionist and free Wi-Fi Internet is included.
BrijRama Palace offers 2 exclusive in-house dining options for vegan Indian cuisine and non-alcoholic drinks. There is a rooftop terrace to relax and yoga classes and live music also take place on site.
Type of rooms: BrijRama PalaceDeluxe Double Room (Nadidhara): 1 queen bed. Room Size 25 m².
Premium Double Room: 1 queen bed. Room Size 26 m².
Executive Double Room: (with one way airport transfer) 1 queen bed. Room Size 27 m²
Maharaja Suite: (with two way airport transfers) 1 queen bed. Room Size 28 m²
Deluxe Suite (Varuna Burj): (with two way airport transfers) . 1 queen bed. Room Size 22 m². Panoramic view. Bathtub.
Extra Bed: 1 extra bed is allowed for Vasundhara and Maharaja Suites only, charged extra per night.
Additional information: BrijRama Palace
Excursions and guided tours can be arranged.
The city: Experience vibrant authentic India up close in this major religious hub. Also known as Benares or Kashi, Varanasi is the holiest of seven sacred cities and its population increases during religious festivals. The area does not serve alcohol or meat and is alive with dogs, monkeys, cows and local temple bells.
Stairs: the property is not easily accessible and requires mental and physical effort to reach. There is an elevator at the hotel. Upper floors accessible by stairs only. Not suitable for the disabled.
Smoking: No smoking but there is separate area reserved for smoking. Smoking outdoors also allowed.
Children: All children are welcome. One child under 6 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. All further older children or adults are charged per night for extra beds with breakfast or a bit more for one meal+breakfast.
Pets are not allowed.
Cancellations: Summer Season (April to Sep) 15 days prior to arrival date. Winter (Oct to March) 60 days prior to arrival date.
Note: a pre-authorization amount is charged to ensure the validity of the credit card.
Before booking, verify with the hotel the current costs, prices and policies (deposit, cancellation fees for each rate, early departure penalties etc.) as the hotel may charge the guest accordingly. Consider travel insurance that covers cancellation fees. All costs may change or vary between booking channels and should be understood (verified and accepted) prior to making a reservation.
Number of rooms: 32
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1700´s.
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: Hindi, English.Smoking policy: No smoking.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Master, Maestro, Euro.
Restaurant closed: open all year.
How to get here: Boat pickup/drop off provided from fixed place to the stairs of the riverbank that the hotel is located on. Weather permitting.
GPS Coordinates: 25° 18' 18.99'' N 83° 0' 34.10'' E
Nearest airport: Varanasi Airport - 23km.