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Shechen Guest House

73 reviews
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 17 April 2015

This was a very enjoyable trip. We are usually in Thamel but wanted something in KTM that was a little quieter. The rooms are basic as always, but some nice touches with Nepali textiles and thermos flask. There is wifi, but it is a bit...More

1  Thank Penny K
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

I would recommend Shechen Guest House as a quiet escape from Kathmandu's hustle and bustle. The rooms are simple and clean, with attached bathrooms. Hot water isn't reliable as it relies on a solar system, if the weather isn't sunny the water won't be hot....More

1  Thank DebsTravelTipsAus
Reviewed 25 February 2015

I spent my first 2 nights in Nepal here and have found this a peaceful place in which to recover from jetlag and from which to explore Boudha and Pashupatinath on foot without having to deal with taxis. The rooms are monastically simple, the hot...More

Thank Vera A
Reviewed 9 February 2015

there are better place in the area....and the price is not that cheap for the quality......yes there is a garden....room are not that nice....and the food well.....i don't know if it is the place to be??????? but I think there is a lot of fashion...More

2  Thank romandejade
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Everything here attracted me to come back again, the helpful staffs, peace and tranquility , beautiful garden and the convenient location. The price of room is inclusive of breakfast and personally I find it very reasonable. The guesthouse is beside Shechen Monastery. You can visit...More

5  Thank WendyZ442
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"Upstairs is better. Fresher during monsoon and warmer in the winter."
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"all rooms are light with two windows and decent bathroom with hot water and Western toilet. Choose first..."
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"closer to steps gets solo heated water quicker and for longer"
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"All the rooms are set around the garden on either ground or first floor."
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