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Kathmandu Guest House

Thamel Street, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal 21218

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Not included in room price: Service charges 10%, Hotel tax 13%
February 12, 2016 - February 14, 2016 | 2 nights
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Standard Non-Air Conditioning
Limited Time Offer. Rate includes 45% discount!
Breakfast Included
USD 150.00 35.40
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Standard Non-Air Conditioning
Breakfast Included
  • Extra bed for room 1 (+USD 30.00)
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USD 150.00 80.45
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Deluxe New Wing
Flash Deal - Rate includes 60% discount!
Breakfast Included
USD 200.00 64.36
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Deluxe New Wing
Breakfast Included
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USD 200.00 176.99
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Features of Kathmandu Guest House

Hotel Facilities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • airport transfer
  • express check-in/check-out
  • newspapers
  • restaurant
  • room service

Sports and Recreation

  • children's playground
  • garden


  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

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Hotel description
Kathmandu Guest House is the original hotel of the KGH Hotels, Nepal’s leading hotel chain which was...see more Kathmandu Guest House is the original hotel of the KGH Hotels, Nepal’s leading hotel chain which was established in 1968. Located in one of the most packed tourist districts in Thamel, Kathmandu, the hotel has been considered the country’s top notch tourism business area. Kathmandu Guest House has attracted many of the world’s most iconic figures – the Beatles in 1968, Ricky Martin twice in 1999 and 2000, Jeremy Irons with his family, and the Lonely Planet guide book by Tony Wheeler was written in these rooms. The unique hotel features aim to attract all guests, priding themselves on being both affordable and a luxurious getaway simultaneously. Different guests have different options ranging from the most luxurious to the tightest budgeted stays. Choose to make your stay at Kathmandu Guest House to feel the real essence of Nepal with its history and its home-away-from-home ambiance.
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XUDONG W. Solo travelers
China, January 02, 2016
Boutique hotel with elegant design

Excellent staff, great antique design, cleanness
It was a great pleasure to stay in the hotel
Brian C. Couples
India, January 05, 2016
Great Location, Great Staff, and Great Effort

Staff, Location, Accomodations
Despite all the challenges that Nepal has faced in 2015, the Kathmandu Guest House staff remains hopeful. Their hope was contagious. They had nearly completed all of their renovations and repairs following the earthquake in 2015. Everyone was very helpful and accommodating. They quickly helped us arrange day trips, taxis, etc. They told us about many great restaurants within walking distance of our room. We really hope to stay at Kathmandu Guest House again one day.
Llywelyn R. Solo travelers
Australia, January 11, 2016
Great hotel if you're trekking

Helped find us a quality tour guide, good hot breakfast, great location in the heart of the tourist area
Ghemar S. Groups
Philippines, December 16, 2015
An overated hotel

I feel like im in a cage. Very small room, small bed, small toilet/bath, expensive. There are other hotels in the same location half the price of KGH but offer better service, faster internet, bigger new room and with uninteruptsble power supply despite nepals power shedding. Will not recommend, will never comeback.
Nafees R. Solo travelers
Bangladesh, December 10, 2015
Great location and quite clean and comfortable

Location, cleanliness and the garden
It was amazing! I recommend it highly to tourists.
Gerard G. Couples
United Kingdom, December 03, 2015
Kathmandu city break

Staff friendliness, location, ambience.
Absolutely fantastic, a sublime experience.
Roger S. Solo travelers
United States of America, November 29, 2015
Great weekend.

Location, staff and ambience.
Pramesh S. Couples
Australia, November 24, 2015
Contrast between different types of rooms

For the first night we booked the standard room which had -hair on the bed -ripped bed sheets -dirty sheets -pathetic towels. For the second night we upgraded to the deluxe room, which was a lot better. Clean sheets, towels, and linen. I would have thought,regardless of the room (standard or deluxe) the basics would be the same, which was not the case. If your going to pay for deluxe, there are better hotels in the area for the money.
Sharon S. Groups
Malaysia, October 12, 2015
Convenient location

clean, central, variety of rooms
I had stayed at KGH previously but only in the garden view (non-aircon) rooms. This was the first visit since 2009. Although they are still rebuilding after the earthquake, there was no construction noise from my room in the deluxe wing. The breakfast, though limited, was good, and while the price for the deluxe room is a bit high, it is worth it for the aircon (though on the cooler nights, we didn't need it). Also, on some days, there was no electricity (not unusual for Kathmandu) and the lift wasn't working so we had to climb 4 flights of stairs. If you have difficulty with stairs, it's best to get a lower floor room.
Wai L. Solo travelers
Malaysia, October 15, 2015
1st Trip to Kathmandu 7th to 11th October 2015

1. Location 2. Courtyard-relaxing/excellent hang out (though a great deal of renovation works still in progress) 3. Rooms-clean (though dusty from reno works)
Because rooms were purchased thru Agoda, probably at lower rates than my other friends, KGH initially housed me on the 5th floor where renovation works were in progress, room was dusty with saggy beds and window facing broken walls! They later changed me to a more pleasant room on the 3rd floor.Though extremely basic (amenities was only a bar of soap and two bottles of h20), bed linens and toilet were clean and pleasant. House keeping and restaurant staff are friendly and helpful. Whilst Front Desk people are more realistic, asking for more money to upgrade the room. Renovation works are noise from morning till late evening - with hammering, breaking down and putting up of walls, etc on each level of the low rise surrounding the courtyard. Hopefully, after all the renovation works are completed and fuel crises over (hotel is only serving basic breakfast and some light food for dinner - at this period), KGH may be a notch higher.

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