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Bed and Breakfast Thamel
3 out of 5
3rd Floor, 270 Thamel Marg, Opposite Big Tree, Kathmandu
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Value for money

"Everything is within walking distance, good wifi, clean rooms and good breakfast. Fantastic value for money."…"

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2018

Bed and Breakfast Thamel
M Hotel Thamel-Kathmandu
3 out of 5
19/29, Kumari Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal
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The price is $39 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (148 reviews)

"Very accessible and convenient.............................................."…"

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

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Karma Boutique Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Jyatha-30, Thamel, Kathmandu
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4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Great place to stay in Thamel!

"We just completed our 2nd stay at Karma Boutique Hotel, having stayed here in October 2018 for 2 weeks while working at Paropakar Women's Hospital. We appreciate the ownership and staff of this 8 room hotel. They go out of their way to make us comfortable and welcome. Rooms and spaces are clean and ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Karma Boutique Hotel
Dalai-La Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Chaksibari Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu
The price is $102 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (76 reviews)

"I enjoyed Dalai la's integration and support of local artists. They have set aside part of their dining space as an impromptu gallery, allowing artists to present work and meet visitors and tourists. Dalai La also is part of Nepal 2020 tourisim campaign and had three giant 'Yeti' sculptures on display ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

Dalai-La Boutique Hotel
Hotel Atlantic
2.5 out of 5
Tridevi Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu
The price is $24 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)

"Very very nice staff and very helpful. On our last day in Kathmandu they were fully booked into could not let us stay in the room but called next-door and got us a room at the same price. I would definitely recommend this place. Great location and the hotel gave us all extra toiletries when we needed ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Hotel Atlantic
Yatri Suites and Spa, Kathmandu
4 out of 5
Amrit Marg, Thamel (Manang Plaza), Kathmandu, Bagmati
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The price is $90 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (205 reviews)

"This hotel is on a street with less hotels and shops than much of Thamel so it was overall a quieter site. The staff was very helpful in guiding us to locations and making phone calls for us on several occasions. If we get back to Kathmandu, we will stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Yatri Suites and Spa, Kathmandu
Kathmandu Grand Hotel
3 out of 5
Chaksibari Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu
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The price is $33 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (149 reviews)

"Very welcoming, nice brkfst, hot water, close to all."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Kathmandu Grand Hotel
Hotel Kathmandu Home Nepal
3 out of 5
Jyatha Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu
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4.3/5Excellent! (19 reviews)

"Management was exceptional. Everyone was so helpful."…"

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

Hotel Kathmandu Home Nepal
Kantipur Temple House
3 out of 5
Chusyabahal, Jyatha, Thamel, Kathmandu
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The price is $63 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (250 reviews)

"Kantipur Temple House is a great place to base yourselves when exploring Kathmandu. The staff are very accommodating and the rooms are spacious. The city is dusty and noisy but only a little of both finds it’s way into the rooms. Good breakfast and we would commend this hotel for all that they are ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Kantipur Temple House
Norbulinka Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
29 Ward Thamel, Kathmandu
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The price is $36 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (74 reviews)

"Low budget hotel with very helpful and friendly staffs."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Norbulinka Boutique Hotel
Backyard Hotel
3 out of 5
Chibahal Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu, KTM
The price is $14 per night
3.9/5Good! (75 reviews)

"The check in was good but the room was smelling very badly ,espicially the smell of cigratte in the room was fucking so terrible , it smell everytime when i enter to the room.The room service was not available during the breakfast time and as we go down for the breakfast there was no buffet system ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2019

Backyard Hotel
Shree Tibet Family Guest House
3 out of 5
Thamel Bhagwati Marg 133, Kathmandu
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3.9/5Good! (77 reviews)

"Good hotel and good location. Friendly staff, great service."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018

Shree Tibet Family Guest House
Kathmandu Guest House by KGH Group
3.5 out of 5
Ward No. 16, Satghumti, Thamel, Kathmandu
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The price is $45 per night
3.9/5Good! (311 reviews)
A Thamel Classic

"A classic of Thamel, located in the midst of the tourist section, KGH offers a quiet refuge when you need to get out of the chaos. The buffet breakfast was better many we’ve had while doing the standard US chain motels ‘breakfast included’ buffets; real food, not processed. Great coffee too! Stayed ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Kathmandu Guest House by KGH Group
Hotel Himalaya Yoga
3 out of 5
Chaksibari Marg Thamel, Kathmandu
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3.7/5Good! (31 reviews)
Good choice in Thamel

"Good location near a supermarket and it only takes 30min to go to Durbar square by walk. You can do sightseeing as well as shopping between hotel to durbar square. Besides, the the room is clean and acceptable, the breakfast is good. I’m willing to stay the same hotel next time"…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018

Hotel Himalaya Yoga
Hotel Florid Nepal
2 out of 5
Z Street, Thamel, Kathmandu, Kathmandu
The price is $24 per night
3.7/5Good! (11 reviews)
Nice location, average room, bad bathroom

"Nice location, at the centre of thamel. Nice outside restaurant.The room we stayed was a budget room and did not expect much.the room was okay but the bathroom was very tiny and the comode lid was broken. Hot water was not working properly."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Hotel Florid Nepal
Thamel Grand Hotel
3 out of 5
Chaksibari Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu
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3.6/5Good! (83 reviews)

"Location was good and free breakfast was good. Didn't like the way the shower wet the entire bathroom floor. It needs a shower curtain. The free transfer from airport to hotel was good. They were waiting with a sign for hotel. Didn't like the lack of elevator. The transfer from hotel to airport was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Thamel Grand Hotel
Mi Casa Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Thamel Marg, Kathmandu
The price is $35 per night
3.1/5 (9 reviews)
Not worth what they charge. Needs maintenance.

"Moved here as it said it was a “boutique hotel” which it isn’t. Paid $58 night. Also said it was close to Thamel but quiet. It was next to a nightclub with music that went to 1am every night. Had no hot water for 3 days, complained and was told it would be fixed but had to complain again. Then when ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Mi Casa Hotel
Zen Holidays
3 out of 5
11/15 BHAGWAN BAHAL, THAMEL,, Kathmandu, KTM
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Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Thamel?
During a vacation in Thamel, those interested in local history can spend an afternoon exploring the temples. During your stay, you can visit the shops and cafés.
How many historical hotels are located in Thamel?
In Thamel, you’ll find 348 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 118 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Thamel?
A favorite place to visit is Garden of Dreams. In the area, you’ll also find Pashupatinath Temple and Durbar Marg.
What is a historic hotel like in Thamel?
By choosing a historic hotel, you can enjoy a vacation someplace that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved in the communal spaces and guestrooms of such hotels in Thamel, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and building of a historic hotel is generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Thamel have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, but every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Thamel, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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