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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Our group of 15+ people, some staying at Bag Packers and others not, just concluded a week's stay in Nepal for which Krishna, the owner of Bag Packers, made all the domestic travel and sightseeing arrangements. Did we have a terrific time? Did everything go smoothly? Did everyone get to do their desired excursions and activities? YES!!! On the days...

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Estes Park, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

In the heart Thamel is this quiet gem. It has all of the necessities without a lot glitz. It's clean and well managed by Krishna who can also give great tips on places to see and things to do, as well as the best shops to visit. The rooftop restaurant gives a nice view of the Thamel area and having...

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Vantaa, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bag packers lodge is great deal for budget travellers. I stayed in room with toilet and the price was reasonable. Room was very clean and hot water 24/7. Wifi worked also pretty good in the room. The rooftop restaurant was nice and everything was good in it. Staff is really friendly and they have cheap laundry service in the lodge...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear respected Guest Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thanks a lot for your valuable time for think about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu on TripAdvisor. we all are really appreciate your comment Thanks again for your stay and comment. Wish to see you in future Best regards Krishna Bag packer's Lodge Thamel, Kathmandu Nepal

Reviewed 17 January 2017

I enjoyed my short stay in this hotel. The staff are amazing and friendly. They always make sure that you'll get everything you need and help you in anyway they can. The amenities are wonderful as well. Clean room, nice and comfy bed, hot shower and free Wi-Fi. Restaurant is at the roof top and the food was great. Perfect...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaste! Thank you very much for your excellent comment on TripAdvisor about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu,Nepal. we all so glad that you love our hotel. thanks for pointing clean hotel, good food with restaurant and center and comfortable location. yes Bag packer's Lodge is located very prime tourist hub which is very comfortable to walking around with shopping,...

Reviewed 15 January 2017

I stayed for 1 week. I was really comfortable about this hotel. Hot shower, WiFi, Rooftop restaurant, big sized room, house keeping(available if you ask.) Also I always felt safe because of PERFECT location! I want to say Dhanyabaad(Thank you) to gentle staffs and professional owner !!

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much Respected Guest to you too Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you for your valuable time to review excellent comment. We are all so glad to have such lovely comment. how happy our guest? we can't believe it? so surprise. It all goes to credit my entire team they always work very...

Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is excellent located, very clean, great value, has a very nice and tasty rooftop restaurant, cheap laundry service and the staff is super kind and helpful (from the manager Krishna to the guys at the reception and the restaurant.) I'll definitely recommend this place to anyone who comes in Kathmandu and don't have a big budget. Ps. The...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear respected Guest Namaste! Thank you very much for your excellent comment for excellent location Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu on TripAdvisor.com it is our pleasure to have such positive comment. I will definitely convey your regards to my team. Thanks again Wish you all the best Best regards Krishna Bag packer's Lodge Thamel, Kathmandu Nepal

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Clean, friendly staff, several lodging options (shared toilet, shower and toilet in room, etc), good location to explore Thamel from. Storage room to leave bags while you trek was a great resource for us. It was just one big closet but it felt fairly safe. Many bars nearby make it very loud late into the night. Staff was easily able...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaste From Nepal Thank you very much for your great comment on TripAdvisor about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank a lot for liking our place. Bag packer's Lodge always wants welcome back to Nepal . Wish you all the best Best regards krishna Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Hotel has a very friendly staff. The rooms were nice and clean for the budget traveller . Restaurant on the top also not very pricey. Centrally located in thamel, so no problems in taking strolls in Thamel

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaste! Thanks a lot for your comment and thanks for your comfortable stayed at Bag packer lodge. Wish you have wonderful days ahead. Best regards Krishna Bag Packer's Lodge Thamel, Kathamndu Nepal

alice springs
Reviewed 29 November 2016

again had an awesome stay at Bagpackers Lodge. Krishna and the boys always make us feel welcome. Renovations have seen an extra level built and a new resturant and rooftop garden. Great food and good value for money. Very cheap laundry service. Also has airport pickup service.

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Respected Guest Namaste and warm Greeting from Bag packer's Lodge, Kathmandu Thank you very much for your valuable time to write positive feedback about our small and lovely tiny place in Kathmandu. We all delight to have such comment from you. Personally I was very glad to see you and your husband. We all miss you. I will convey...

Reviewed 24 November 2016

Nice place to stay for short and long trips. Good hearted people with nice services. Rooms are clean and spacious. Bathrooms are clean with hot/cold water. Amazing kitchen boys with delicious food. I enjoyed living there.

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Dear Guest Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. thank you very much for your valuable time for valuable words about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu on TripAdvisor. We are really delight to know that your stay with us was very comfortable and pleasant. We always look after our guest and we like to see smiley face during stay...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nameste!! Bag packer's Lodge is centrally located in the heart of thamel, kathmandu's main tourist area. we are surrounded by shops, good restaurant & great entertainment all within walking distance from our hotel. taxi and car facilities are available should you want to venture further a field. travel & trekking agent are easily accessible. This is typical budget type hotel in thamel. We are proud to be honour, cheap and clean hotel with friendly atmosphere in kathmandu. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bag Packer's Lodge

Address: 29 Chaksibari Marg | Center Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: €9 - €16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bag Packer's Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“quieter rooms at the back”
 of 5 bubbles ginnyfitz, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Nice view of Kathmandu valley from roof top restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles 951rameshk, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms ones at the back are especially quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Back side rooms are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles andybJ6815ZW, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you want a quiet night then get a room in the back of the building. Thamel can get noisy during festivals.”
 of 5 bubbles Nicw1979, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
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