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Sightseeing Hotel Rongphu

Oposite Monastery, Tingri County, China
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good15%
  • Average39%
  • Poor31%
  • Terrible15%
  • 07 Oct 2018
    “Poor hotel, but lack of basic amenities is compensated by being in the Himalayas”
  • 19 Nov 2016
    “As rough as sandpaper undies but great fun”
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

There is nothing good one can really say about this hotel, you just hope that the lack of oxygen will allow you to have a few hours sleep. The food in adjacent restaurant is, however, passable. However, the sole reason for staying in this hotel...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Aside from the tent city near the base camp, this is literally the only place you can stay near the base camp, so it's a case of like it or lump it. The worst part was the moronic Chinese bus driver who kept getting up...More

Thank ewokracing
Reviewed 15 February 2015

What an experience! An epic adventure in an epic land. My wife and I stayed at this guesthouse in July 2013. We were accompanied by our friend Lisa from Hunan, our excellent guide, Namkhang, and expert Tibetan driver Pasang. This guest house is probably considered...More

Thank Traveler49kb1
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We apparently got the last room available in this hotel. It was small and humid, but we had plenty of blankets so were not cold. We brought our own linen sleeping bags, and therefore did not have to worry about the last time the blankets...More

Thank BASP65
Reviewed 27 September 2014

I have stayed here several times now. If you want 4 star luxury then don't even come near to Everest but this small hotel has all the charm and character that you could expect at this altitude and isolation in Tibet. Be prepared to be...More

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China > Tibet > Tingri County
China > Tibet > Tingri County
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"They all face one of the most awesome sights on the planet."
27 Sep 2014
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"You don't have a lot of options at Everest Base Camp, so just be grateful there's any place at all..."
07 Jul 2014
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"Get a room as low down as possible, and as close to the loo as possible!"
19 Apr 2014
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"The rooms are definitely not worth to stay in, the terrace is the place to be (or do a hike in the great..."
07 Nov 2011
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