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Get an overview of this hotelClothing optional Kathmandu hotel in Thamel with full-service spa

Location

This family-friendly Kathmandu hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Kathesimbhu Stupa, Garden of Dreams, and Nara Devi Temple. Pashupatinath Temple is 2.8 mi (4.6 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with a full-service spa, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a 24-hour health club. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 13 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include washers/dryers, refrigerators, and LCD TVs.

Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel features a 24-hour health club and a sauna. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can use the health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests.

Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 13 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 2012 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Free reception 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary English breakfast each morning. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Royal Penguin Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open 24 hours. Reservations are required. Open daily.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and guests can order late night fare from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour health club and a sauna.

Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 

Spa Services

Penguinium has 1 treatment room. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 1 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 10 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 12
  • Early check-in fee: USD 40
  • Late check-out fee: USD 100
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Royal Penguin
  • Penguin Boutique
  • Royal Boutique Hotel
  • Royal Penguin Boutique
  • Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel
  • Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel Kathmandu
  • Royal Penguin Boutique Kathmandu
  • Royal Penguin Hotel

We should mention

Clothing is optional at this property. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 10 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Free Airport Pick-up Service

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive free airport pick-up service.

Full details at check-in. Guests must contact the hotel directly with their flight details to arrange pick up; contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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