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Famous House Kathmandu Youth Hostel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Fitness centre
2 Star Hotel
Feel at home when you stay at Famous House Kathmandu (Hostel). Stay in the heart of the capital, Thamel. Only 5 mins walk from the center of Thamel. In a quiet and safe neighborhood. Restaurant, Free Internet, Parking, Rooms with Safe, Travel services, Currency Exchange, Laundry...
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Location and contact
Golkopakha, Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
5,4 km to Tribhuvan Airport
459 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
2.0 km from Kathmandu Durbar Square
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The famous house kathmandu is a very relaxed place with a nice rooftop restaurant, which has a rooftop terrace with a beautiful view about Kathmandu. The food in the restaurant is amazing and the staff is very friendly. It's not far from Thamel, where you...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

The staff here is fantastic and they are willing to do anything to make your stay the best! They let us keep our bags in a store room while we went on a hike and their showers are glorious! Plus they have a television on...More

Thank maryschwark8691
Response from Fam0us99, Owner at Famous House Kathmandu Youth HostelResponded 1 June 2018

thank you for your positive comments.

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to stay. Very clean and very polite and generous staff. Has a cool roof seating area along with awesome wifi and tons of free movies to watch in the lobby area. Would stay here again. No compliants.

Thank enich0ls
Response from Fam0us99, General Manager at Famous House Kathmandu Youth HostelResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you for your comments

Reviewed 31 May 2018

They were willing to work with us on our budget which was a huge help to us. They cooked a great breakfast for us every morning in the rooftop restaurant. The wifi was great the entire time. We had hot showers almost every time. The...More

Thank Joe B
Response from Fam0us99, Owner at Famous House Kathmandu Youth HostelResponded 1 June 2018

thank you for your positive comments

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

All the staff are very kind and welcoming! I arrived with a fever and they helped me get medicine and made sure I was feeling better. The rooms are clean and facilities were perfectly acceptable. There’s also a rooftop restaurant with a nice view. But...More

Thank John L
Response from Fam0us99, Owner at Famous House Kathmandu Youth HostelResponded 1 June 2018

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$13 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$13 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (91)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (22)
Pool & Beach (1)
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4 July 2017|
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Response from Awais K | Reviewed this property |
yes you can get a bus ticket to pokhara from there would cost you 800 rupees and in pokhara, my advice don't go to kiwi guesthouse. They are quite epensive compared to the services they provide.
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"Best location, only 300 meters from Thamel (the city center) Rooms are large, wide windows with air..."
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"104 dorm is the best"
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"It is a hostel but I chose a private room as I always do, Very quite."
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"Great view, quite place, and it's around the real city, real people..."
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