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Kathmandu Guest House

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to hundreds of hotel but if I have to prepare a list of 'fake' Ines this hotel would have a good chance to be included. As a building and rooms and interiors, it's a well done and very good. However, they apparently seems to cater to Europeans only. I can't comprehend why? The moment I arrived, the... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kathmandu is not known for comfort, it is a busy dusty noisy and cramped place but this hotel is a welcome bit of tranquility in the chaos. Beautiful gardens, good service, reasonable food (by Nepalese standards) and good rooms make this a reliable place to stay. Always professional and capable, the staff here know Nepal well. Smack nang in the... More 

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North Lincolnshire
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the KGH four times in recent years and am booked in again in December and January. In the fascinating mayhem that is Kathmandu this hotel is an oasis that, literally, caters for all. There are budget rooms and luxury rooms besides a restaurant that serves both Nepali and international cuisine. You can trust the guides and... More 

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Thank Hermitstar
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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay here. We made friends with a few of the people there, ate their restaurant almost every night and enjoy the fire they put on. It's hard to find a Hotel with a courtyard to chill out with a beer and Kathmandu guest house has just that.

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shagunis, Owner at Kathmandu Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Glad you enjoyed your stay here and the courtyard is definitely a great place to chill out. Thank you for your good words and we hope to see you again soon. warm regards The KGH Management More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here at the start and end of an intrepid trip to Everest base camp. While the rooms are not large they are perfectly adequate after days staying in teahouses. The garden is a quiet oasis in the middle of Thamel however the service for drinks was extremely poor.

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Thank DavePitts
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

very very unpleasant experience...horrible service...the staffs were not friendly at all..they didn't have the courtesy to smile back..front desk service is also very bad, they took too long time for check in process and their behavior were unwelcoming.(except the girl of tour desk who managed our bus ticket for pokhara,she is well beheaved ).we stayed 4 different hotels in our... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent 2 nights in the KGH for a very reasonable price by booking first online directly with KGH. We should have asked for a garden view room as these seem to be the best choice. Our room was adequate but very noisy from 4 am on as there was around 40 - 50 pigeons nesting on a ledge outside... More 

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Northern Virginia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kathmandu Guest House is the perfect place to stay while visiting the city. Unfortunately was only able to stay there one night but, would definitely stay there next time I come to Kathmandu. There is great shopping just outside the hotel, the food is excellent and the staff can help you plan your trip anywhere in Nepal.

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Thank tobquilten
Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good place to stay In. Staff is so attentive and ready to help. I enjoyed a lot there with my Wife. Food is also good and Many Shops around to Shop Outside Hotel. In Evening you can roam Outside and See the life of Thamel as Music Bands and Lots of Good Feeling.You Should once Try this Hotel once... More 

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Jammu and Kashmir, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here and the stay was nice. Rooms are well planned. Staff is really really very nice. Service is fast and satisfying. Wi-Fi is there but sometimes it gives you pain. It takes you away from noise.

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Journey is a deep ingrained memory - an experience to reminisce, an escapade to cherish, a secret to smile over. You recall, you talk, you laugh, you ponder - you face a whole range of emotions over that "particular incident" in that "particular hotel." Your memory is all the more enriched when something happens in a special hotel. In KGH you can be assured that your memory is highlight that will sparkle throughout your life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kathmandu Guest House

Address: KGH Sqaure | Thamel, PO Box 21218, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: €36 - €93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kathmandu Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Kathmandu Hotel
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#9 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
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“Ask for a garden room. Not the most expensive but you will have a view. They are difficult to get - book early.”
 of 5 bubbles Hermitstar, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near reception are better. Less noisy and better beds”
 of 5 bubbles louier333, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“request a garden view room”
 of 5 bubbles shipwreck34.5, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“view of the garden”
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“Go for a garden facing room.”
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