About the hotel
Located opposite the Sigra Stadium, Hotel Ashok is a 1-star hotel in Varanasi often chosen by busy travellers for a short stay. The hotel offers rooms that are very simple and comfortable for guests to feel like it is their home-away-from-home.
The rooms have an air-conditioner, a television as well as a refrigerator that cater to the needs of the guests. The on-site restaurant serves local dishes which can also be ordered through the room service facility. Moreover, around the hotel guests will come across many restaurants in Varanasi such as Hari Vilaas, Kerala Cafe, Aadha-Aadha Cafe, Rahil Restaurant, The Barbeque Kitchen, Stark Bistro and VNS Live Studio where a plethora of local delights, Indian specialties and delectable international cuisines are served in eclectic settings.
Things to do in Varanasi are plenty, if you wish to add a soulful spiritual touch to your trip, pay a visit to the religious sites in Varanasi like St. Marys Church, Tulsi Manas Mandir Durga Temple, Gyanvapi Mosque, St. Marys Cathedral, Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Durga Temple, Birla Mandir, Tibetan Temple and Nepali Mandir.
Shopping in Varanasi too should be a part of your plan as the ethnic items you can buy are definitely unique collectibles. Take a trip to any of the bylane bazaars in Varanasi and you will come across a ton of religious items like Rudraksha malas, stone Shivlinga statues and crystal figures of goddesses. The Banarasi silk sarees and bangles are what you must definitely purchase along with the exclusive hand knotted carpets and home decor items.