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Pune, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would like to stay here, if I happen to visit Punakha again. + Good location, besides the river + Clean and spacious room + Walking distance from taxi stand - wifi disconnects too often Ours was a room with view of the river. In our room, at night we could hear sound of water flowing in the river.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome resort with river view and reasonable price . With best service . Valuable awesome resort and we tried alloo parathe that was great to have over there in breakfast. Staff is polite . Views are awesome . Room service is also good

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Thank Pulkit T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this resort during our visit to Punakha. The resort is located right by the river bank. The taxi stand is only a minute away from the resort. We booked a semi deluxe room but it was upgraded to a deluxe room without any additional charges. The room had a wonderful view of the river bank. It was...

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Thank Sayak G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This Damchen Resort is located at a very appropriate location just beside the Pho Chu and Mo Chu rivers of Punakha. I had stayed in this hotel only for 1 day i.e. on 30/12/2016. Ambience of this resort is too good and looks beautiful. The rooms are also neat and clean. But I would suggest to book for the ground...

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Thank Ranita M
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great location by the river. Because of the low season I was upgraded for free for one of the riverside deluxe room (extra points for service). I have to say that made the stay considerably more comfortable (the normal rooms are tiny and have no view). The hotel has put some effort in the decoration, although the place still feels...

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Thank Eric C
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Arriving at the resort you'll see it's beautiful location. In fact, it's the only reason why I give 1 star. It's right by the river, and has a rock beach. When we walked inside we got the impression we were alone at the resort. The room we had, had a decent size balcony. The bathroom however was something out of...

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Thank Alex B
Chennai
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were on a biking expedition to bhutan and we had to find accommodation on the go. After reaching phunaka (old capital of Bhutan) we were looking out for some budget hotels (1-2k) then we came across this beautiful resort which is just next to bus stand and a big phunaka market. They gave a very good discount of 40%...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Pros: Like all resorts in Bhutan where i've stayed, this is by the river. Quite close to many sightseeing places in Bhutan. Cons: The Indian food served was OK. The rooms that we were given were small and a little untidy.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The rooms here were lovely, mine was a large suite and had a small balcony overlooking the gardens with poinsettia trees - and no Bhutan dogs within earshot, bliss! Would recommend staying here to anyone - clean, food as good as anywhere we found.

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1Thank Bev186225
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We booked a trip to Bhutan via one of the travel agencies in India. Punakha turned out to be a pleasant surprise mainly due to the amazing resort we stayed at. Large spacious rooms with two king beds for a family of 3. Full length glass windows facing the river. Backdoor to walk towards the river. Dinner turned out to...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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Additional Information about Damchen Resort

Address: Khuruthang, Punakha, Bhutan
Region: Bhutan > Punakha District > Punakha
Price Range: €34 - €38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose a room that has view of the river”
 of 5 bubbles ysawant, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The riverside deluxe rooms are quieter and more charming”
 of 5 bubbles N1641QMericc, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with River-view are very good and specious.”
 of 5 bubbles drmsp2, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Check the rooms before takin them as there are very nice spacious rooms and then there are very small rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnKolkat, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend the rooms on the first floor over the ones on the ground floor because of the view.”
 of 5 bubbles , 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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