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Shambaling Boutique Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“boudha stupa”(48 reviews)
“singing bowl”(6 reviews)
“tibetan style”(12 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Pool
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3 Star Hotel
Close to one of the holiest Buddhist stupas and adjacent to a Buddhist monastery, Shambaling is nestled in the heart of Kathmandu’s Tibetan community in Boudhanath. A 10-minute walk from Boudhanath Stupa, through the narrow brick-paved lanes, Shambaling, meaning paradise garden, opens...
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Location and contact
Near the great Boudha Stupa | Boudha, Kathmandu 1001, Nepal
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2.9 km to Tribhuvan Airport
57 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
0.7 km from Boudhanath Stupa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended hotel with very clean room, good amenities, beautiful garden, helpful staffs and great breakfast. Boudhanath is within walking distance. As I went to Lumbini, hotel staff helped me on the arrangement and packed breakfast was prepared for my early set off. I would...More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, It is such good news to read that you had a great service experience with us. Our priority is to always deliver an exceptional experience to all our guest, it is a pleasure to read that we succeeded in our ambition. We look...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

We arrived to great care and kindness which continued through our three day stay. Our Garden View delux room for two women travelers with two double beds) was beautifully appointed. We loved being a short walk from the Boudha stupa and walked there morning and...More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded October 20, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your sincere and marvelous review and to have titled as "Shambaling is Shangrila". On behalf of the entire Shambaling team, I thank you very much for taking time to share your kind opinion of your stay with us....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Each time I visit Kathmandu I stay at the Shambaling for its hospitality, solitude, location and food. I couldn't be more content here as the location also allows for daily walks to the Boudha stupa. A truly special oasis in Kathmandu.More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your positive feedback and highly recommending us. As you can imagine, it is always important for us to have feedback from our guests. It was indeed our pleasure to welcome you at Shambaling once again and we look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I found Shambaling through some local references during my Kathmandu visit. It has a great homely feeling, with very polite and hospitable staff. The food in their restaurant was delicious. It was truly Food for the Soul. A must visit in Kathmandu.More

Thank PKhannna
Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback. It was our pleasure to have you at Shambaling. I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us very much and had a great dining experience at our Lungta Restaurant. To read...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was very courteous. Had a tough fight finding good Indian food when roaming outside but hotel food was good whatever they could. Rooms and amenities were great as well. Would recommend when visiting Kathmandu.More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, It is such a pleasure to learn that you had a wonderful stay with us and our service were up to your expectation. I am pleased to know that you had the opportunity to dine at our Lungta Restaurant and enjoyed the Indian...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#5 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#5 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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archie169
June 13, 2017|
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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C | Property representative |
We have variety of site seeing Packages depending on our guest choice. Religious package, heritage places, or historical places and combination of the other places. Please feel free to visit our website and contact us... More
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Faltu G
February 20, 2017|
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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C | Property representative |
Yes, We do serve Indian cuisine with our continental and Nepali menu. On special request from our guest, we also arrange Indian breakfast.
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Karolina F
February 4, 2016|
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Response from Reesh-India | Reviewed this property |
Rather far, actually. I recollect last October, it took over 30 minutes in normal traffic (no congestion) and about 750 Nepali Rupees for small Maruti van. No, it is not at walking distance. Hotels in Thamel areas are... More
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"Facing the lovely courtyard and garden."
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"No lift but the team will hold your luggage"
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"This site having a problem. Service, cleanliness, and value were excellent. Couldn’t mark above so telling..."
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"We were staying in one of the suites, good value for money."
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