We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dalai-La Boutique Hotel

Save
Share
Traveller (538)
Room & Suite (115)
Dining (58)
Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“open courtyard”(11 reviews)
“prayer flags”(13 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
27 Aug28 Aug
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$116.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kathmandu hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c0548beda4f94a2ab2af9627577b15b6", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":7138276,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[64868698],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":124,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"c0548beda4f94a2ab2af9627577b15b6","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":125,"lowestMetaPrice":116,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":125,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":125,"lowestMetaPrice":116,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":125,"hotelName":"Dalai-La Boutique Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImMwNTQ4YmVkYTRmOTRhMmFiMmFmOTYyNzU3N2IxNWI2IiwiQUlLIjoiZGMyN2I5ZjE4ZDNkNGFkZmI3OWI4NzgxNjgxZTIwNWUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "27/08/2018", "checkOut": "28/08/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$116", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"64868698":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (658)
Filter reviews
592 results
Traveller rating
494
80
16
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
494
80
16
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsopen courtyardprayer flagsbeautiful courtyardan oasiseco friendly hotelcourtyard restaurantthe penthousebusy thamelthe hustle and bustleno elevatorwould highly recommend this hotelwonderful staythamel districthome away from homenew wingrooms are cleanhot water
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 592 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very good location within Thamel, quite, very friendly staff. You might find cheaper, but facility and service are excellent ! Special thanks to Santos, from in-house travel agency Iconic Nepal, who provided us great recommendations and service.More

1  Thank Romain B
Response from Dalai-La Boutiq... H, Manager at Dalai-La Boutique HotelResponded yesterday

Namaste Romain, Dhanyabad for the review and sharing your experience. It was our pleasure hosting you and your family and glad that we could make your stay comfortable and memorable as possible. I will pass on your compliment to Santosh. We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You can get the real artistic value of Nepal by staying there. Its an old hotel and keeping their heritage constantly by providing good accommodation services and foods. Mostly European people, I have found there as their accommodation charge is little bit higher than other...More

Thank AbdullahMasud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We choose Dalai-La because of their authentic red brick buildings, wood-carvings and the open courtyard with hanging strips of colourful prayer flags. We booked 5 nights at Dalai-La and upon checking-in we got upgraded. The location is very convenient as it is right in the...More

Thank emstarz
Response from Dalai-La Boutiq... H, Manager at Dalai-La Boutique HotelResponded yesterday

Namaste, Dhanyabad for the review and sharing your experience. We are glad to know that you had enjoyed your stay with us and also the food we serve in our restaurant. We look forward to hosting you again. Thank you for choosing Dalai-la for your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely perfect. My wife and I stayed at Dalai-La during our first visit to Nepal, I can honestly say that Prem and his staff made our experience amazing. We stayed twice, when we first arrived and after returning from trekking. The first room we had...More

Thank Bradley T
Response from Dalai-La Boutiq... H, Manager at Dalai-La Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Namaste Bradley, Dhanyabad for the review and sharing your experience. It was our pleasure hosting you and your wife and glad that we could make your stay comfortable and memorable as possible. Good to know that you also enjoyed our spa service and the food...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Dalai La is a lovely hotel and an excellent example of the very Nepali brick and brick molding architecture. They’ve done an amazing job in creating an intricate network of spacious rooms with a central courtyard that is perfect for relaxing, munching or listening...More

Thank Fifi B
Response from Dalai-La Boutiq... H, Manager at Dalai-La Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Namaste Fifi, Dhanyabad for the review and sharing your experience. We are glad to know that you had enjoyed your stay with us and the time spent with our owner.We look forward to hosting you again. Thank you for choosing Dalai-la for your stay here...More

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (538)
Room & Suite (115)
Dining (58)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
kisslawana
23 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Roshan M | Reviewed this property |
Bangkok is noisy & I love it. Thamel is fantastic & the only place to stay in Kathmandu if you want to enjoy the essence of the city. Busy with some noise during the day, but quiet at night. Dalia La is set back from the... More
2
Votes
kisslawana
23 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Connie T | Reviewed this property |
Hi - Yes, they are good for sleeping. They do have live music in the courtyard sometimes but that's usually concluded by 10 pm. There are also air conditioning / heating units in each room, but I never needed to turn the... More
1
Vote
Poonam003
29 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Vastukriti | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge, none at the moment.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"I had a room overlooking the courtyard. Nice!"
Read review
"No elevator so plan accordingly"
Read review
"All the rooms are good. Spoil yourself and book a suite room"
Read review
"Rooms with a balcony are stunning!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing