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Shambaling Boutique Hotel

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Near the great Boudha Stupa Boudha, Kathmandu 1001 Nepal See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews boudha stupa an oasis tibetan style approach road walking distance minute walk quiet garden packed breakfast the general manager deluxe room chaotic city short stay the hotel staff a wonderful stay wonderful hotel the hustle and bustle rooms are spacious
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time at shambaling hotel. Perfect Service friendly staff and tasty food. They will organize everyhting for you if its a Taxi, moneychanging or other Services they will help you. Such a great hotel :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I have stayed at the Shambaling and it was even better the second time! The customer service is over the top and the food is also very very good. I highly recommend this hotel without hesitation.More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your positive feedback and highly recommending us. It was indeed our pleasure to have you with us once again. It is such good news to read that you had a great service experience with us this time as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really felt like we had a little bit of paradise while in Kathmandu at Shambaling. The city is so chaotic but this hotel is quiet and tranquil. The restaurant on site is delicious, the staff is super friendly and extremely helpful, especially in booking taxis...More

Thank JulieandSam
Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 1 week 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. To know that you felt like being in a little paradise during your stay with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here 4 years ago and it was great to be welcomed back with the same faces. It was great to see that the hotel has not changed as well and was a fantastic stay.It was also great to hear that I had...More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Way, Thank you very much for your positive feedback. It was indeed our pleasure to have you back at Shambaling. I am delighted to learn that you had a good stay with us and that you enjoyed your stay with us this time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to stay here for three nights of relaxation after travelling. I hadn’t realised that it was quite far out of central Kathmandu. The taxi driver got a bit lost finding it, but when you arrive you realise why you chose the hotel. A...More

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Response from Jigme Phuntsok C, General Manager at Shambaling Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your positive feedback. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our hotel is located very close to the Great Boudhanath Stupa, one of the world heritage site and in the neighborhood of the...More

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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, More through the narrow brick-paved lanes, Shambaling, meaning paradise garden, opens its door to the comforts of true Tibetan culture fused with high end Swiss hospitality. Spread in 35,000 square feet, your address will be a renovated early 70th Tibetan-style house. You have the luxury of choosing from the 28 meticulously designed suits deluxe and standard rooms based on the concept of Kalachakra. Shambaling exquisitely welcomes you to experience a true Tibetan home stay coupled with genuine Swiss hospitality. One of Boudha’s first guesthouses used by pilgrims from Tibet, the property dates back to early 1970's. Approximately 20 minutes from the international and domestic airport, the hotel is quietly tucked away from the busy streets and fairly close to the peaceful realms of Buddhist heritage sites. Two years in the making, the once old building now houses Shambaling, where old traditions meet modern amenities. While elegantly designed modern rooms and suites mirrors Tibetan aesthetics, every floor represents the Kalachakra elements of Earth, Fire, Water and Sky. Each room’s ceiling colour complements the custom-made curtains and cushion covers. The exclusively imported linen adds novelty to your private space. Shambaling also opens up its lush green garden, perfect for an outdoor meeting or a relaxation under the Peepal tree while gazing at the colourful prayer flags. If you are in search of some soul-searching, the meditation room might come to your rescue. Rooms and SuitesWith meticulous design and an eagle-eye detail, each of the hotel’s four floors represents the elements of Earth, Fire, Water and Sky. While white ceilings combined with white curtains and linen gives you the impression of being under a cloudy sky on the first floor, you transcend to the second floor to experience the warmth of red fire. As you climb further, the rooms welcome you with the exquisiteness of blue water on the third level and yellow hue representing earth on the fourth floor. You can choose between Shambaling standard rooms, the monastery-facing or the garden-facing deluxe rooms, or one of the exclusive suites, all equipped to ensure your comfort, luxury and privacy. All rooms while retaining a taste of authentic Tibetan aesthetic are equipped with modern facilities, including suave bathroom, spacious closet and a mini bar. Whether you are in the mood for fine dining or a casual lunch, Shambaling offers you appetizing delicacies for your gastronomic delight.The Lungta Restaurant is a multi-cuisine fine dining restaurant with a menu that caters eastern and western culinary. With an open-counter kitchen, wooden floor and fine cutlery, the restaurant gives you an invigorating dining experience. Shambaling also serves savories in its outdoor facility known as The Lingka, the Garden Restaurant. Overlooking the lush green garden space, you can dine beneath the prayer flags while gazing at the hotel’s magnificent Tibetan-style architecture. If you want to fulfill your dose of caffeine, our coffee machine La Cimbali serves the world-known Illy coffee. A wide selection of wines and single malt whiskey chosen by the owners awaits you at the Cave Bar. Less
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Hotel Style
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Hotel Style
Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$40 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$40 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
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SelvianaHaryono
September 4, 2018|
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Response from Graham R | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the hotel directly but I am sure they can arrange it for you. They helped us organize transport to quite a few different places but I am not sure about guided tours.
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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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"Standard rooms."
elisabethm147
4 weeks ago
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"Get a garden room if you can"
468virginiac
Sep. 9, 2018
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"Very confortable and quite with a view on a Nice garden."
paulbD3970ND
Sep. 5, 2018
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"Facing the lovely courtyard and garden."
MColby2013
Jul. 13, 2018
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