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Lavish, luxurious, elegant and exclusive, Kathmandu’s hotels are equal to the best in the world. And the best part is that they are all very reasonably priced. You can get international standard accommodation at very national standard rates. The following is a selection of hotels in Kathmandu listed in alphabetical order, categorized according to their star ratings:



General Manager: Mr. Samir Khanna

Durbar Marg; Tel: 221711; Fax: 977-1-225236; E-mail:; Website:

Hotel De L’Annapurna with its 160 distinctly appointed rooms provides you value for money accommodation backed with personalized service and a complete range of business facilities. With its most central location, minutes away from the city’s shopping hub, Hotel De L’Annapurna also offers you a wide range of international cuisine through its "Coffee Shop" and two specialty restaurants, "Arniko Room" and "Ghar-e-Kabab".



General Manager: Mr. Anil Ghei

New Baneswar; Tel: 488100, 488099; Fax: 977-1-490288; E-mail:; Website: www.everesthotel. com

The seven-story Everest Hotel rises where the three ancient cities of Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur meet and thus forms the perfect base from which to explore these historic places. Each of its 162 well-appointed rooms is a cocoon of comfort: double-double beds, mini-bar, international television programs, direct dialing, and 24-hour room service. Its roof-top complex, dubbed Seventh Heaven, is an oasis of delight, housing the hotel’s premier restaurants and bar and offering mesmerizing views of the Himalaya as well as of the cities. Its fitness center with sauna and weight room, relaxing swimming pool, and the stylish Casino Everest round out the hotel’s luxury offerings.



General Manager: Mr. Ian Barrow

Lazimpat; Tel: 419358; Fax: 977-1-411720; E-mail:; Website:

The Radisson Hotel Kathmandu, ideally located adjacent to the Royal Palace and surrounded by many of the embassies and consulates, is well suited for both business and leisure travellers. Each of the hotel’s 172 rooms and suites is fully equipped with individual air-conditioning/heating, hair dryers, tea/coffee making facilities, in-room safety deposit boxes, satellite television and full mini-bar. Business Class rooms also have IDD telephone lines with dataport facilities. The hotel also features two full-service restaurants and a lobby bar, six conference and meeting rooms with capacity for 800 delegates, swimming pool, pool cafe, health and spa center and a guest services team that will provide information on key sites, transport services, health issues and local foods. The hotel also offers five additional meeting rooms for conferences.



General Manager: Mr. Ribhu Chatterjee

Tahachal; Tel: 272555; Fax: 977-1-272205

Located in a quiet neighborhood in the suburbs of Tahachal, the Soaltee Crowne Plaza Kathmandu is the finest name among the luxury hotels. With 286 world class rooms, it remains the largest and best hotel in Kathmandu. Tastefully designed in traditional red brick, it houses five restaurants and one bar. The Italian "Alfresco" and the highly acclaimed "Bukhara" renowned for its tandoori cooking and considered to be the best in the world for North West Frontier Region’s food.

The health club offers Turkish and sauna bath, gymnasium, swimming pool and tennis court. Megha Malhar Convention Centre, an international standard meeting and conference venue, recognized among the best in Asia, can accommodate 18 people meeting and up to 1,000 people banquet party. Casino Nepal, the first casino in this Himalayan Kingdom, is open 24 hours.



General Manager: Mr. Richard Launay

Durbar Marg; Tel: 248999, 240520; Fax: 977-1-227782

The Yak & Yeti, housed in a 19th century neo-classic Rana palace, is a legend in itself. With some truly remarkable ballrooms and banquet hall dating back to the Rana regime, it is here that the opulence of a by-gone era is joined with the modern technology and service which five-star travellers have come to expect. The hotel’s 270 rooms are well-decorated, with elements of carved wood and local textiles. Its restaurants are equally acclaimed for the rich assortment of local and imported foods that they offer. Kathmandu’s most modern health club is found on the premises with a high-tech gym as well as the city’s only jacuzzi. The Casino Royale is housed in an enchanting old palace wing of the hotel.



Director, Marketing and Sales: Ms. Sangeeta Shrestha Einhaus

Batisputali; Tel: 470770, 472328; Fax: 977-1-471379

Hotel Dwarika’s, located in the vicinity of the Pashupati temple complex, is a unique offering among Kathmandu’s hotels.

All of the hotel’s buildings have been constructed in the traditional Newar style, thereby creating an ambiance which is truly authentic to the Kathmandu Valley. Each of the 70 rooms - one presidential suite, two normal suites, 37 deluxe rooms and 30 standard rooms - is individually decorated with hand-carved windows and traditional textiles. The restaurant too focuses on regional dishes of Nepal. The result is not only highly satisfying accommodation, but also a memorable cultural experience.



Managing Director: Mr. Anand Tuladhar

Tripureswor; Tel: 228833; Fax: 977-1-226820, 243473

The Bluestar Hotel is the place where Buddhist tradition and modern tourism meet. Pleasantly located in a prime spot of Kathmandu just a stone’s throw from the Patan bridge, this four-star property boasts 100 superb rooms, five luxurious apartments, a choice of restaurants and bars, five convention and banquet halls, a health center, an indoor swimming pool, squash court, and a shopping arcade. Further adding to its ubiquitous charms is a notably elegant department store housed within the complex.



Managing Director: Mr. Ram Avtar Goyal Tahachal; Tel: 282481, 282482, 282483; Fax: 977-1-424667

Located in close proximity to both Swayambhu and Casino Nepal, Grand Hotel has 84 sophisticated rooms and seven executive suites, all elegantly furnished with modern facilities. The "Rendezvous" coffee shop offers breakfast and Continental food. The "Aroma Bar" serves exotic drinks that can be followed by the best Indian food in the city at the "Maharaja" with live entertainment and bird’s eye view of Kathmandu. Grand Hotel is proud of its "Jharna Tea Lounge" and conference hall.



Sahid Sukra Marg, Lalitpur; Tel: 523900; Fax: 977-1-523909

The Hotel Himalaya, within walking distance of Patan’s old city, offers 100 modern rooms including three deluxe suites and three business suites. The large well-appointed guest rooms are fitted with modern facilities including direct international dialing system, seven-channel TV, three-channel music system and a mini bar, while the swimming pool offers relaxing respite after a day of sight-seeing. The "Base Camp" coffee shop, the "Chalet" restaurant, and the "Chautari Bar" are perfect rendezvous points for both formal and informal gatherings.



General Manager: Mr. K. M. Ranjitkar

Lekhnath Marg; Tel: 410620, 410968; Fax: 977-1-418382

Located in close proximity to both the Royal Palace and Thamel, the Malla Hotel has 125 sophisticated rooms, 50 executive rooms and 20 lavish apartments. All the rooms are equipped with modern facilities, and the apartments are each fitted with a kitchenette and all other essentials. The executive rooms have VIP lounges where guests and their clients are entertained with free drinks and provided with first class services. The Malla’s lovely garden and swimming pool offer a taste of the sweetness of life in Kathmandu.



Executive Assistant Manager: Mr. Sarad Pradhan

Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kamaladi; Tel: 424190, 424191; Fax: 977-1-424189, 425802

Perfectly poised in the heart of the city, Royal Singi is a convenient short walk from the business and tourist centers. The hotel’s 85 bedrooms, including four suites, are well appointed with essential amenities and comforts like multi-channel TV, IDD/STD, 24-hour room service. The "Mandala Restaurant" serves Continental, Indian, Chinese and Nepalese cuisine and the "Jharna Coffee Shop" serves coffee and sandwiches. The hotel also houses the "Bhanjyang Bar" for drinks and the seventh floor "China Mountain Restaurant" for an exotic Szechuan cuisine with a panoramic view of the city and the surrounding mountains. The hotel also features a 75-person Regency Hall for meetings and conferences.



General Manager: Mr. Deepak Upraity

Lazimpat; Tel: 412999; Fax: 977-1-414184; Website:

One of the most luxurious hotels in town, Hotel Shangri-La is located in the burgeoning business belt of Lazimpat, just north of the Royal Palace. This elegant property is renowned for its superb service and the prize-winning Shambala Garden showcasing literally hundreds of indigenous flowers. Savoring the culinary delights prepared by its adept and versatile international chef in the serene Garden Cafe, or either the French or Chinese restaurants, is highly recommended.



Managing Director: Mr. Gautam Das Shrestha

Durbar Marg; Tel: 227000; Fax: 977-1-222026

The Hotel Sherpa, conveniently located in central Kathmandu near the Royal Palace, has 87 luxurious rooms and four restaurants and cafes. Dining amidst the hotel’s music and dance programs is appealing, and equally appealing is taking a splash in the rooftop swimming pool. The Hotel Sherpa has its own water treatment facility to produce a steady supply of pure drinking water for the entire hotel.



Director: Mr. Vineet Kumar

Thamel; Tel: 426847, 426848; Fax: 977-1-414510; E-mail: vaishali@vishnu.ccsl.

One of the grandeur colossal hotels of Kathmandu, the Vaishali is an emblem of purity and elegance where modern luxuries and Nepalese tradition and culture come together. The Vaishali offers a choice of 95 centrally air-conditioned rooms, including eight suites. All rooms have 24-hour room service, running hot and cold water, attached shower baths, a fully stocked mini-bar refrigerator, color TV, ISD facilities, and quick laundry and valet services. Swimming pool, health club and conference halls for 25-100 persons available.



General Manager: Mr. Sudan Suwal

Thamel; Tel: 410993, 419247, 414957, 420314; Fax: 977-1-415821; E-mail:; Website:

Hotel Manang, located in Kathmandu’s main tourist district, has 55 standard and deluxe rooms and suites of international standard. The Rooftop "Sundeck Terrace" is for sun-bathing as well as for savoring the magnificent 360-degree view of the Himalaya.



Executive Director: Mr. K. C. Gurung

Thamel; Tel: 414105; Fax: 977-1-410008

An exclusive hotel located in a secluded part of Thamel with unique views of the Kathmandu Valley from the terrace garden. It has 55 rooms including four mini suites equipped with modern amenities. One of the best in Thamel, Hotel Marshyangdi offers fine dining at the "Palace Restaurant" with traditional Nepalese cultural program every Monday and Thursday. "Khukuri Bar" offers varieties of cocktails, 24-hour room service and fine, spontaneous snacks at the "Lumbini Coffee Shop". Cozy garden offers appealing snacks in a private open air setting.



Sales Director: Mr. B. M. Shrestha

Kantipath; Tel: 246744, 246745, 246746, 246747; Fax: 977-1-249736

Hotel Mountain, located within easy reach of the shopping districts of Durbar Marg and Thamel, offers 15 deluxe and 41 tastefully decorated guest rooms, each equipped with modern amenities like TV and mini-bar. Its restaurant and bar serve quality food and drinks.



General Manager: Mr. Wim Fagel

Kupondole; Tel: 521810, 522843, 524694; Fax: 977-1-523737, 535221

Located on a high ridgeline in Patan, the views north across Kathmandu city to the Himalaya make the Summit well worth a visit. Drinks and food are served throughout the day on the terraces and in the extensive hotel gardens. Friday night is barbecue night and is well supported by locals and visitors as well. For anyone interested in something different like French pate, honey, eggs or Italian bread, then visit the organic vegetable market by the pool every Sunday and Wednesday 10 am-1 pm and then stay on for a delicious lunch.




Maharajgunj; Tel: 410216, 419581; Fax: 977-1-415305; E-mail: hah@hacienda.; Website: www.south-asia. com/hacienda

An apartment hotel for comfortable living, we offer well appointed one/two-bedroom apartments with fully equipped modern kitchenettes and a comprehensive range of services for tourists as well as professionals. We offer housekeeping and room service also. We also have a coffee shop and a business center.



Thamel; Tel 260187, 262768; Fax: 977-1-426474; E-mail:

Located in the heart of Thamel, The Roadhouse Inn Apartment Hotel offers seven studio type apartments with panoramic views of the surrounding hills and the Swayambhu stupa. Fully furnished with modern, well-equipped kitchenette and attached bathrooms. Telephone and television in every room. Special features and services include restaurant and bar, internet cafe, garden with pool table, souvenir shops and laundry service.




Kaldhara, Thamel; Tel: 252299,251661, 410533; Fax: 977-1-252999; E-mail:; Website: www.

Located in a quiet place close to Thamel, International Guest House offers 35 well decorated guest rooms complete with every convenience that a modern traveller may wish for. Its restaurant serves Japanese, Continental and fixed Nepalese dinner amidst melodious music. It also has a beautiful garden.



Chhetrapati, Thamel; Tel: 251763, 260383, 260556; Fax: 977-1-260518; E-mail:; website:

Tibet Guest House has 55 well-appointed rooms. Its "Norbu Restaurant" serves Continental, Tibetan, Indian, and Chinese cuisines. The Roof-top Garden offers captivating views of the city and the Himalaya.



Jyatha, Thamel; Tel: 226946, 257614; Fax: 977-1-257615; E-mail: np; Website:

The Utse started 25 years ago as one of the first restaurants in Thamel. Now expanded to a 49-room complex off the main Thamel center, the hotel has all modern amenities. The Utse Restaurant still serves the same old Tibetan-Chinese and Continental cuisine in the improved surrounding of a new location. Enjoy breakfast, drinks or snacks on the sun-drenched roof-top garden in plain view of the eternal Himalaya and the golden spires of the city.



Thamel; Tel: 416340, 416776; Fax: 977-1-413614; E-mail:; Website:

Hotel Garuda "is a friendly establishment in the heart of Thamel...." from Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer. Hotel Garuda "is well run, clean and excellent value. There’s a great view over the Thamel area from the rooftop," quoted from Lonely Planet travel guide book. The Garuda Restaurant serves Continental, a la carte breakfast and a wide variety of palpitating dishes, refreshments and quick snacks in an exceptionally friendly and clean atmosphere from 6 am to 10 pm. The Snack Bar has a variety of ham, original frankfurter, salami sandwich, bread roll, bratwurst, steaks, etc.




New Baneswar, Tel: 478753, 487749, 487750; Fax: 977-1-472810, 526738; E-mail:

We provide facilities to make you feel at home. All the rooms are air-conditioned and have attached bathrooms with 24-hour hot and cold water supply. We have STD, ISTD and IDD telephone services, satellite TV, Japanese-style steam bath ofuro, karaoke restaurant and bar, conference and meeting hall. Other attractions include handicraft shop, jewelry shop, orchid flower shop and a terrace offering beautiful mountain viewing.



Lazimpat; Tel: 436180, 428810; Fax: 977-1-436795, 416719; E-mail: astoria@mos.; Website:

The hotel is a Belgian-Nepalese joint venture located in a quiet and pollution free area of Lazimpat. Its 20 tastefully decorated deluxe and standard rooms have IDD telephone, multi-channel cable TV and mini-bar. The restaurant Le Chalet serves international cuisine prepared by a professional chef. Astoria is the only hotel that serves organic vegetables grown in the hotel garden.



Man Bhavan, Jawalakhel; Tel: 524512, 521476; Fax: 977-1-521468, 224464; E-mail:

Nestled in the tranquil surroundings of Man Bhavan, Jawalakhel, Hotel Clarion lies within walking distance of the historic Patan Durbar Square as well as modern business set-ups like banks, departmental stores, post offices, photo labs, book stores, fast food centers, souvenir shops and secretarial service centers. The hotel is run by a Hotel Management graduate from Switzerland and has 12 luxurious twin-bedded rooms, ample parking space, big Shepler Garden, "Cafe de Clarion" (coffee shop) and a well-stocked bar.



Thamel; Tel: 263172, 263173, 263176, 263177; Fax: 977-1-250793, 250169; E-mail:

Located in the heart of Kathmandu, Hotel Dynasty offers you 34 very spacious, luxurious, air-conditioned and non-A/C rooms ranging from standard to super deluxe and suites with modern kitchens. The roof top garden gives you a spectacular view of Kathmandu Valley and the snow-peaked mountains. Hotel Dynasty is exclusively modern with an elevator facility and a conference hall. We network with the most notable travel agents and business enterprises worldwide.



Jhochhen; Tel: 246555, 258444; Fax: 977-1-258222

Clean rooms with attached bath in homely atmosphere. Facilities include free luggage storage, 22-channel TV, ISD, laundry service, restaurant and travel information.



Baghbazar; Tel: 223031, 221721, 222200

Located at a prime location in Kathmandu, the hotel offers suites, deluxe and non-deluxe rooms. All rooms are well furnished with wall-to-wall carpeting, telephone and TV with 20 channels. The suites are air conditioned and have a fridge as well. The roof garden offers beautiful scenery while the restaurants serve vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. The hotel offers tour and travel, STD, ISTD and fax, same day laundry services, self inside parking and free luggage storage. It accepts credit cards.



Chusyabahal Jyatha; Tel: 250131; Fax: 977-1-250078; E-mail: kantipur@tmhouse.

The 32 rooms in the Kantipur Temple House have been delicately furnished in true traditional decor with simple modern amenities. This centrally located hotel also has a restaurant and an open roof-top terraced garden. The hotel has been built to bring back the original look and memories of the past and is an ideal place for visitors who appreciate the exceptional cultural heritage, art and history of this rich Kingdom.


Thamel (near Bhagwati temple); Tel: 417897; Fax: 977-1-424267; E-mail:; Website: forest/7549

Located in a quiet and peaceful enclave at Thamel, Hotel Karma seeks to keep alive that age-old Nepalese tradition of extending warmth and hospitality to its guests. Its warm, friendly and professional service, well-appointed and comfortable rooms with all modern amenities and its ideal location within easy reach of the major places of interest and business districts of the city, make it one of the most convenient addresses in town. Its house restaurant serves a variety of cuisine. All these at unbeatable prices.


Chhetrapati, Thamel; Tel: 255961, 255282; Fax: 977-1-255282; E-mail: ktphotel@; Website: katprince.htm

Newly designed to accommodate the tastes and needs of international travelers. Deluxe room of international standard with AC, multi-channel TV and telephone. Multi-cuisine restaurant serving Continental, Indian, Chinese and Nepalese dishes.


Jamal, Durbar Marg; Tel: 223596, 220820

Hotel Mayalu is proud to announce a variety of modern amenities and personal services. Even in the midst of a busy intersection of Kathmandu, the hotel offers a convenient parking lot.


Thamel; Tel: 413794, 422684; Fax: 977-1-413794; E-mail:; Website:

Centrally located in a quiet enclave, the hotel offers a class of its own in Nepali hospitality. It provides comfortable accommodation in 17 international standard rooms which are attended by an attentive crew. The rooftop garden offers magnificent views of the Himalaya and the Kathmandu Valley.


Jyatha, Kantipath; Tel: 251368, 251369; Fax: 977-1-256306

Located at a walking distance from Thamel, the Royal Palace, Durbar Marg, Asan and Durbar Square, the hotel has 33 well-furnished international-standard rooms and mini suites with private bathroom, 24-hour running hot and cold water, telephone, multi-channel color TV and balcony. The restaurant serves Chinese, Indian and Continental dishes all day long and has a well-stocked bar. Various in-house services available. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex and Diners Club credit cards.


Bouddhanath; Tel: 479052, 470957; Fax: 977-1-481550

Located on the pilgrim path around the Bouddhanath stupa, Hotel Padma offers an incomparable view of the great monument. It offers all standard facilities one expects from a tourist hotel. Also available car for hire, shopping arcade and special discount for long-staying guests. Major credit cards accepted. The "Chepangs Restaurant" and ‘‘Cheeury Bar’’ serves Chinese cuisine.


Thamel; Tel: 424683, 414597; Fax: 977-1-414597; E-mail:

Hotel Panda has 20 rooms with attached bathroom with 24-hour hot and cold water, six common rooms as well as deluxe and economy rooms. All the rooms have a balcony. Our facilities include room service, business center, STD and ISTD telephone services and safe deposit boxes. Our cozy "Garden Restaurant and Bar" serves delicious meals.


Chhetrapati, Thamel; Tel: 256499, 257451; Fax: 977-1-262901; E-mail: hpnight@; Website:

The hotel is located in a quiet and peaceful enclave at Chhetrapati on the western fringes of Thamel. Here you are guaranteed peaceful nights even in the center of a bustling city.


Thamel Chowk; Tel: 262956; Fax: 977-1-250200

Located in the heart of Thamel, Hotel Puskar is popular with Western travellers. All rooms have attached toilet and shower with hot water. The hotel is clean and safe, and the staff are friendly and willing to help. There is a secluded garden restaurant offering a whole range of Thamel specialties. Also available are telephone, fax and Internet services, travel agency, trekking and rafting companies.


Dhalko-17, Chhetrapati; Tel: 265958, 265956; Fax: 977-1-254449

Located near Thamel Bazaar and within easy reach of Durbar Square and the Super Market, Hotel Ramada has 24 well-furnished rooms with or without air-conditioning, wall-to-wall carpet, attached bath with 24-hour hot and cold running water and telephone. The Buddhist stupa of Swayambhu and the Himalaya can be observed from our "Roof Top Restaurant and Bar" which serves Indian, Continental, Chinese and Nepalese cuisine.


Chhetrapati; Tel: 263486; Fax: 977-1-414024, 255454; E-mail: shambala@ccsl.

Centrally located with 25 fully furnished rooms, 24-hour hot and cold water and telephone in every room. Offers a panoramic mountain view from the roof top. A bar and a restaurant serving Chinese and Continental cuisine. Overseas telephone facility, fax, e-mail and laundry service.


Jyatha, Thamel; Tel/Fax: 977-1-222253; E-mail:

Sidharta Garden Hotel offers rooms with attached bathroom, room service, laundry service, peaceful garden, library, games and art gallery. Nepal for Westerners with "a French touch".



Naya Baneswar; Tel: 482172, 482524; Fax: 977-1-482219

Hotel Sunset View is an ideal location to enjoy enchanting natural beauty and to savor authentic Japanese, Chinese, Continental and Nepalese culinary delights and drinks at its two restaurants and a bar. The hotel’s well-appointed guest rooms, the Japanese style garden and the courteous staff add to the mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views so vividly seen from here.


Thamel; Tel: 415378, 417030; Fax: 977-1-423543

Tashi Dhargey is one of the newest hotels in Thamel. It has 51 rooms, each equipped with all modern amenities. The "Tashi Dhargey Restaurant" serves typical Tibetan foods, while the "Langtang Restaurant" offers solely Nepalese cuisines. Cocktails and traditional drinks are served in the roof-top "Pagoda Bar".



Jamal, Durbar Marg; Tel: 221587, 223245; Fax: 977-1-223235

Centrally located within the Seto Durbar Complex, within walking distance of major travel agencies, airlines as well as shopping complexes and casinos. The hotel offers the ambiance of a home away from home with 28 comfortably furnished double-bedded rooms with attached bathroom, 24-hour hot and cold water and multi-channel TV. And there is an elevator to zoom you to the rooftop garden that provides spectacular views of Kathmandu Valley and the Himalaya.



Jyatha, Thamel; Tel: 226577; Fax: 977-1-240165; E-mail:; Website:

Tibet Cottage is known for excellence and caters to its patrons’ wish for cleanliness, helpfulness and warm hospitality. Because we are a family-owned guest house, we make sure our guests will always want to stay with us and make it a temporary home of their own. We offer fully carpeted rooms with attached bathrooms, 24-hour hot and cold water, fax and international call services as well as a rooftop garden.


Bouddha; Tel: 470378, 482920; Fax: 977-1-487963; E-mail: nepcar@paljor.wlink.; Website: plaza

Hotel Tibet International, with hotels in Sikkim and other parts of India also, is conveniently located in the heart of Kathmandu’s Tibetan community - Bouddha. We serve you with genuine Tibetan hospitality. Our rooms are neat and clean and have attached baths. Our beautifully decorated restaurant serves Tibetan, Continental, Nepalese and Indian cuisine. We accept Master Card, Visa and JCB credit cards.


Thamel; Tel: 428217, 428218, 428219; Fax: 977-1-428231; E-mail: hotel@tradition.

The hotel is eight floors of luxury embellished by its traditional interior decoration. Accommodation is in 32 well-appointed guest rooms and suites with attached bathroom, telephone and multi-channel TV. Its Himalayan Restaurant and Nirvana serve Nepali, Newari, Tibetan, Chinese, Indian and Continental dishes.


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