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Hotel Shanker

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

I really enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Shanker. You felt like you were in the old world, but it has been updated so you don't miss any of the modern amenities. Not only is the hotel impressive, but the grounds are gorgeous with a...More

Thank Patti H
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed March 11, 2018

This absolutely gorgeous hotel (a former palace) is an oasis in the heart of Kathmandu. Located 5 minutes by taxi (R200) from the tourist area Thamel, you can really relax and refuel in the lovely garden and pool. The lobby is exquisite and the rooms...More

2  Thank Sandra K
Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded March 13, 2018

Dear Guest , Thank you for taking time to review Hotel Shanker ! Our team is very pleased to hear that you had an experience “ sleeping in a former palace” .Do visit our Facebook page, website an instagram for more updates and promotions. We...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This hotel is located in an old palace with a lot of beautiful paintings, garden and swimming pool. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The breakfast could have a bit more choices for European people who likes health food (yogurt, cruesli, raisin, nuts, etc..)...More

Thank Frank K
Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded 5 days ago

Dear Frank K, Greetings from Hotel Shanker ! Thank You for taking time to write a review about our property. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the beautiful paintings, garden and swimming pool. However you didn't seem to have enjoyed our breakfast which...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at Hotel Shanker for four nights. I originally booked for 3 nights but extended because I enjoyed the location and hotel so much. The room was a little smaller than expected and there was a table placed in the corner of the room...More

Thank MelenaDee
Response from P S, Exeutive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded 1 week ago

Dear Happy Guest, Greetings from the land of Himalaya ! Thank You for your gift of feedback. Our Team is head over heels with your feedback, which motivates them even more to serve our guests better and reach their expectations. Our egg station chefs are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Shanker is one of the best hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal. It was so nice and quit big areas with swimming pool. We really liked that and also very big parking around the hotels. All peoples doing wending party there. Excellent facility there.

Thank Khari Jang R
Response from P S, Exeutive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded 1 week ago

Dear Happy Guests, Thank You for taking time to review our property. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Happy Travels !

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Classic Hotel in Kathmandu
#2 Historic Hotel Hotel in Kathmandu
#38 Charming Hotel in Kathmandu
#100 Centrally Located Hotel in Kathmandu
#58 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#33 Quiet Hotel in Kathmandu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Classic Hotel in Kathmandu
#2 Historic Hotel Hotel in Kathmandu
#38 Charming Hotel in Kathmandu
#100 Centrally Located Hotel in Kathmandu
#58 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#33 Quiet Hotel in Kathmandu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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AshuSab
June 3, 2018|
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Response from shellbellUK | Reviewed this property |
We stayed on May 27th. We had airport pick up and drop off, it was included in the cost. Our room was a Deluxe Suite (720) it was big and had windows but no view of anything. Also the air con was smelly and obviously needed... More
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Jenny W
May 5, 2018|
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Response from P S | Property representative |
Hi, The renovations are complete. The bathrooms are of various kind with bath tub, only shower also available you may put your request upon check in.
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rajan786610
December 19, 2017|
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Response from Ram Sharan S | Reviewed this property |
Its just 10 Min walking !
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"Excellent Hotel at Kathmandu, Nepal."
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"ask for room with larger windows if possible"
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"rooms on the 5th floor closest to the lobby and stairs. Back corner suites are huge!"
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"Higher floors are quieter if there is a wedding at the venue."
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