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Dalai-La Boutique Hotel

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my favorite hotel in the world. I always plan to start and end my trips to Nepal at the Dalai-La. The staff, the rooms, the food, the peaceful courtyard in the midst of the bustling Thamel neighborhood...it's all perfection. On this trip we...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank davidbbecker
Reviewed 4 days ago

An amazing place to stay in Thamel. The hotel is a lovely oasis in a very hectic part of the world. Stayed there for three short periods of 4-5 nigths in dec18/jan19. Very very very friendly staff, a comfortable room with everything you need, perfect...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank HwD
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A large group arrived unexpectedly! No trouble! The food was great!!! Service excellent!! Enjoyed the variety of cocktails. Nepalese and European food! Sat outside under the stars with cosy fires! A fun night for everyone!!

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank CathyMSydney
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Clean, beautiful rooms. Great staff, great food, all around great service. Dalai-la is an oasis in Thamel that everyone traveling through Nepal should visit. The courtyard is an ideal place to relax, work, or have a friendly conversation with the owner, Prem. There is no...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank U1699AObenr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights in January after trekking in Annapurna. The entire team made everything so easy and it was a total pleasure. The room was clean and had beautiful furniture, rugs and art. Heating also worked great for this time of year. The...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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About
Description
Established in 2014, the Dalai La Boutique Hotel guarantees guests a pleasant stay whether in Kathmandu for business or pleasure. Dalai-La Boutique Hotel is located at tourist hub of Kathmandu: just 1.5 km away, More and it normally takes about 25 minutes to reach the airport. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations. Take advantage of a wealth of unraveled services along with our in-house travel desk, Iconic Nepal tours and travels. Also enjoy our in-house spa, gym, yoga and meditation studio. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$79 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$79 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
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Room & Suite (123)
Dining (64)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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exploreartist
1 December 2018|
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Response from PREMPG | Property representative |
Although Indian citizens don’t need passport, we would recommend carrying you passport to be on the safe side during your travel. Namaste 🙏🏻
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kisslawana
23 February 2017|
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Response from Roshan M | Reviewed this property |
Bangkok is noisy & I love it. Thamel is fantastic & the only place to stay in Kathmandu if you want to enjoy the essence of the city. Busy with some noise during the day, but quiet at night. Dalia La is set back from the... More
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kisslawana
23 February 2017|
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Response from ConnieT152 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - Yes, they are good for sleeping. They do have live music in the courtyard sometimes but that's usually concluded by 10 pm. There are also air conditioning / heating units in each room, but I never needed to turn the... More
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Room Tips
"They are all great. Triples are very large. Many rooms have nice balconies overlooking the courtyard."
davidbbecker
2 days ago
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"Prem the owner, is great fun to hang out with. See his DC/ Marvel collection, and high end bikes."
Seekingandspeaking
2 weeks ago
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"Choose the new block and rooms with courtyard view"
studioesp_noida
26 Nov 2018
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"ask for a room in the newer building as these are bigger"
I7078HVhelenm
01 Nov 2018
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