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alice springs
Reviewed 1 week ago

again had an awesome stay at Bagpackers Lodge. Krishna and the boys always make us feel welcome. Renovations have seen an extra level built and a new resturant and rooftop garden. Great food and good value for money. Very cheap laundry service. Also has airport pickup service.

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Respected Guest Namaste and warm Greeting from Bag packer's Lodge, Kathmandu Thank you very much for your valuable time to write positive feedback about our small and lovely tiny place in Kathmandu. We all delight to have such comment from you. Personally I was very glad to see you and your husband. We all miss you. I will convey...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to stay for short and long trips. Good hearted people with nice services. Rooms are clean and spacious. Bathrooms are clean with hot/cold water. Amazing kitchen boys with delicious food. I enjoyed living there.

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. thank you very much for your valuable time for valuable words about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu on TripAdvisor. We are really delight to know that your stay with us was very comfortable and pleasant. We always look after our guest and we like to see smiley face during stay...

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel in the heart of Thamel. The staff were very welcoming and went above and beyond to help us during our stay in Kathmandu. Our room was spacious, bed comfortable and a hot shower in the bathroom (the best shower we have had in Nepal!). The cleaning ladies are friendly and work very hard to keep the hotel spotless....

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Respected Guest Namaste and greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you very much for you lovely review from lovely people. We so glad to know that you had wonderful, lovely and comfortable stay at Bag packer's Lodge your second home in Kathmandu. Thanks for pointing welcoming and Friendly staff. I will definitely convey your massage to my lovely team....

Burton Bradstock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived with a group of kayakers from the UK, our trip organisers for Plain Land Expeditions always use this Lodge. After a long time travelling we were warmly welcomed to our clean, good sized rooms. The bathroom was \clean with hot showers during both our stays. The roof terrace is a great place for a cold beer or excellent...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Elise Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you very much for your positive though to bag packers Lodge On TripAdvisor. We all team of Bag packers Lodge are really glad to have such Excellent Comment about Us. Thanks again And hope to see you next year. Best regards Krishna bag packer's Lodge Thamel (in front...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is nice!! clean room & bed, and hot shower...etc. Even bathroom was clean. Also staffs are friendly and helpful always. Besides, location is good for shopping, eating or other anythings. because this hotel is located in Tourist hub place "Thamel". If I have a chance that go to Kathmandu again, I choice to this hotel again.

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear takeshi san Namaste And Greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor. Thanks a lot for your lovely stay with us. Thanks for pointing friendly staff and best location. We all team are happy to share your comment. You always welcome to Bag packer's Lodge. Wish you to see you again Best...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Krishna and the guys are great here. Really accommodating and friendly. Definitely make you feel like home. Although on main street of Thamel, still stays quiet and not to much noise in lodge. Thanks again Krishna

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Braeden Namaste! Thank you very much for your valuable time to write review on TripAdvisor about our small place Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you for pointing Friendly Accommodation. We really happy to have such positive comment about us. I will definitely convey your regards to my team. Thanks Braden wish you to see you again Best regards Krishna...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been using Bagpackers for a number of years, simply would not use any other place. - we use it for our friends, family and our guest on a selection of our trips. Could not ask for more. Rooftop is a great place to relax.

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Daz Thanks a lot for loving Bag packer's Lodge. I have no more words to say how much you and your lovely wife and your guest love Bag packer' s Lodge. Thanks Again for your valuable time to write review on TripAdvisor About us All the best Warm regards Krishna Bag packer's Lodge Thamel, Kathmandu

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bag Packer's Lodge is my home in Thamel. Very friendly staff, tidy rooms,@fordable price, located in the centre of Thamel, and the boys always answer the gate in couple of knocks in the early morning hours when you get caught up with your buddies. Rooftop Restaurant was always thers for my convenient. Thanks Krishna sir and the crew🍻🍻

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Blan ji Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Team. Thanks a lot for your positive Toughs to Us. Thanks for writing on TripAdvisor about bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. we all team of Bag packer's Lodge Is really glad that you enjoying stay like as home. wish to see you again Best regards Krishna Bag packer's Lodge Thamel,...

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I recently visited Nepal on a Kayaking trip and stayed at Bag Packers several times during my stay. The staff we very accommodating and allowed me to keep my kayak in reception and also to leave a bag in their stores while I was away. The rooms were large with a good ensuite bathroom. The roof top restaurant was a...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Namaste! Alax Thanks a lot Alax for your valuable time to think about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu On TripAdvisor. we really appreciate your review. It may help to find other travelers to fine small but value of money place called Bag Packer's Lodge Kathmandu. We love to such like you adventure people at our hotel. I have been knowing a...

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Clean, friendly staff, good location. Nice rooftop bar/restaurant that I frequently visits to take in the crazy sounds/sights of the busy Thamel streets. The staff was helpful and seems to really care about your stay. Also a nice plus is the complimentary filtered water that you can refill your bottle with. What more could you ask for? Thoroughly enjoyed my...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Michael Namaste and greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu Nepal. Thanks you very much for your valuable time to write comment on TripAdvisor about my place. personally me and my small team of bag packer's Logde are really glad to know that your stay was comfortable with friendly atmosphere . it is will be my pleasure to have chance...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nameste!! Bag packer's Lodge is centrally located in the heart of thamel, kathmandu's main tourist area. we are surrounded by shops, good restaurant & great entertainment all within walking distance from our hotel. taxi and car facilities are available should you want to venture further a field. travel & trekking agent are easily accessible. This is typical budget type hotel in thamel. We are proud to be honour, cheap and clean hotel with friendly atmosphere in kathmandu. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bag Packer's Lodge

Address: 29 Chaksibari Marg | Center Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: $13 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bag Packer's Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“quieter rooms at the back”
 of 5 bubbles ginnyfitz, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Nice view of Kathmandu valley from roof top restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles 951rameshk, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms ones at the back are especially quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Back side rooms are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles andybJ6815ZW, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you want a quiet night then get a room in the back of the building. Thamel can get noisy during festivals.”
 of 5 bubbles Nicw1979, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
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