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    Hotel Galingkha

    Norzin Lam | Opposite to Swiss Bakery, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
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    May 14
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent19%
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    Reviewed 17 December 2016

    The short: for a restful night, re-read the review title. For details, read on. Selected by our Bhutan travel guide, the Hotel Galingkha is located in a part of town with a nice local vibe. The staff was wonderful, gracious and helpful with them wrestling...More

    Thank doctorbobster
    Reviewed 12 December 2016
    Google Translation

    Der Check-In verlief freundlich und reibungslos. Das Hotel Galingkha bietet äußerst geräumige und saubere Zimmer. Das Hotel ist zentral in...More

    Thank Peterlafelk
    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    This central hotel has nice rooms, with good showers and shampoo and soap. Nice pillows too. If you ask for asian food, like aloo paratha for breakfast it will come. Dog howling at night is a problem in all hotels in Thimphu, and this one...More

    Thank Carolineoperalover
    Reviewed 30 October 2016

    This hotel is right in the centre of down town Thimphu, close to the market and shops. Our room on the 2nd floor had a view of the police box "traffic light". The room was spacious and comfortable, the breakfast and evening meals were good,...More

    Thank razzy38
    Reviewed 25 October 2016
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    Zentraler kann man in Thimphu nicht wohnen, vom Hotel hat man einen direkten Blick auf die berühmte Kreuzung mit dem...More

    Thank Schneetiger
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    • US$62 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    SudiptaKOL
    Please tell me exact location / route of Hotel galinkha Paro ( i am travelling from thimphu) and how was Room no: 301........
    19 October 2015|
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    Response from JpJazee | Reviewed this property |
    Hi... This hotel is in Thimphu not in Paro. If u are travelling by a rented vehicle the driver must be knowing this hotel very well as this is very famous and located in a prime location. This is near to Le Meridien... More
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    Radhika2080
    Kindly let me know the price for two nights stay from 24th to 26th May,2015 for 2 rooms and your contact details
    11 March 2015|
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    Response from Rakesh_Alloria | Reviewed this property |
    When I stayed there last year it was around Rs 3200.
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    "The stairs are steep so first floor is better if you are unfit"
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    "There is no lift, so better take a room on the first floor, and dont take the room facing the street"
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    "Ask about street noise if issue for you, but the view in the front is super."
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    "ask for a lower level to save the walk but view is not good"
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