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Hotel Encounter Nepal

PricelineUS$26*
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#23 of 193 Hotels in Kathmandu
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and it was unforgettable . Situated in the center of Thamel where we could walk to the town All Nepal people are kind and friendly , so as the staff Price we paid was very reasonable for what you get in return We recommend this hotel without any hesitation

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal!!! thank you so much for taking time for your valuable time to review our property & we appreciate your positive feedback. we are happy to know that you've enjoyed our hotel and hospitality of our dedicated staffs. Thanks again and we look forward to welcome back at your next trip. with best...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights after returning from Everest base camp trek and was not disappointed. We were greeted by very friendly staff and after a long trek with no shower the rain shower in our bathroom was a great addition. Our balcony room had a nice view and was very quiet providing us with an escape from the hustle and...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warm Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal!!! Thank you so much for your excellent review on our property. we are glad to know that you've enjoyed our hotel which is situated quiet bit outside from the crowed city thamel. we are also happy to know that you've enjoyed our balcony rooms with great city view, clean & comfortable beds....

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved Encounter hotel. We booked through Make my trip and got a good discount. The hotel is situated in the heart of Thamel. We could walk to the shops every evening. Staff is courteous and very helpful. The food is quite good, however, breakfast buffet is limited. But the service and the clean rooms make up for it. Only drawback...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking time for sharing your review on our property. Indeed it was a pleasure to have you at Encounter during your visit to Nepal. We really appreciate your feedback as it helps us to do best and helps other travelers who are planning their visit to Nepal. we are glad to know that...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is just outside the main tourist spot of Thamel. Its well priced. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We arrived late and had to leave early the next morning. We were assisted with tickets and taxi lifts. Good place to stay if you on a budget but still excellent quality

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear guest, warm greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal!! Thank you so much for taking your valuable time to review our property & we appreciate your positive feedback. We are glad to know that you've enjoyed our hotel which is outside from the crowed city thamel & hospitality of dedicated staffs. Thanks again and hope to welcoming back again n again....

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had 3 nights in that hotel Firstly I ve paid $40 for the room as same on the pictures and I've paid breakfast on top. In few days talking to people I realised they were paying $25 for the same room When I question the management of the hotel Raj and I asked if I can get a room...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Yanka, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal !! we would like to apologize for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do our very best for all of our guests, but unfortunately, sometimes we do fail. We will look into each issue that you have noted, in an attempt to...

Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived just after midnight & were picked up by the Hotel from the airport & greeted with great service & a smile. Shown to our rooms which were very comfortable. Great view of Thamel off the little balcony. The Hotel also arranged our transport to & from Yeti Airlines Himalayan flight (which you must do)!! We would definitely stay...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Shryn Namaste! Thank you so much for the time you have taken to review your stay to other travelers. we are happy to know that you had a great stay with us in at Encounter Hotel. Thanks again and wish to welcome back. Have a great days ahead. with best regards, Hotel Encounter Nepal

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at hotel encounter by going through trip advisor. Fantastic service. They couldn't do enough for us. The food was amazing. Had a great time and met some great people. Thanks for the fantastic stay. Can't wait to go back.

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear guest, Warm greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal!! Thanks for your such a lovely review on our property & happy to know that you've enjoyed your stay with us at Encounter Hotel. Thanks again and we look forward to see you at your next trip to Nepal. with best regards, Hotel Encounter Nepal

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Encounter is a certified Peace Corps hotel, meaning this is where Peace Corps Volunteers tend to stay, it had to be reviewed and pass Earthquake tests to be approved. The rooms are very nice and comfortable, and great showers!! Always hot water. The staff were also always very nice and helpful. They also have a connection to a very...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear guest, Warm greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal!! Thank you so much for such a excellent complement on our hotel. we are glad to know that you've really enjoyed our hotel rooms. hot shower and dedicated staff members who always tend to provide excellent services to our guests. we really appreciate your valuable review and hope to welcoming back at...

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were so very pleased with our stay at this hotel. The rooms were very clean and comfortable and we were very impressed with the service we received. The restaurant was also very good--a large breakfast with good choices, and a varied menu for dinner. Each of the staff members was genuinely friendly, and they made our stay aim Kathmandu...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Shelly Namaste, Thank you so much for taking your valuable time to review our property. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed our hospitality, service, breakfast, clean and comfy rooms and dedicated friendly staffs. Yea for changing of the name we will definitely inform. Thanks again & hope to see you again. with best regards, Hotel Encounter...

North Carolina
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed a total of 4 nights at Hotel Encounter over the course of our trip in Nepal. The staff is very friendly and always were very kind in helping us with our bags and making any arrangements we needed. The rooms are clean and there is a quaint rooftop area on both buildings. It is conveniently located just a...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking your valuable time to review your stay with us & we highly appreciate your such a wonderful feedback. We are very much thankful to you for giving us an opportunity to be at your service. It really gives us a pleasure to know that you liked your stay here. thanks again &...

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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Encounter Nepal is a Nepalese character hotel on the northern edge of Thamel just 4 minutes walk away from the lively Thamel Centre, 15 minutes from Tribhuvan International Airport, and 30 minutes from the major world heritage sites. Would you like to have travel information? Our travel consultant at travel office will help you after your arrival next to the reception. No problem! It does not cost you any money and use public transport to get around from there! You will find the taxi or rikshaw stop which will take you to the city tour only 50 meters from the hotel. Major restaurants, bars and pubs of the city are only a 4-minute walk away. The hotel offers 36 different characters rooms all well equipped with a range of facilities and you can choose your room from 7 rooms with balcony with valley view, 16 rooms are garden facing on your preference. Hotel Encounter Nepal also offers a restaurant, renovated in 2009, with bar and sunny area, FREE WiFi, computers, 24 hour security, free high-speed internet and free parking in front of the hotel. 25 rooms offers AC, 24 hours of electric back up although there there is 14 hours of power cut in Kathmandu. Construction Date 1991, Renovation Date 2010. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Encounter Nepal

Address: Samakhusi Marg | Thamel, Galkopakha, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: $41 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Encounter Nepal 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Encounter Hotel Kathmandu
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#5 Spa Hotel in Kathmandu
#10 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#12 Family Hotel in Kathmandu
#12 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
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“Choose rooms in first floor and deluxe rooms rather than standard”
Amritha03, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Their main building has nicer rooms than the old one, but obviously it's a little more expensive”
482celines, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a balcony!”
shellywL3072MO, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“number 3 and 4 rooms at all floors hv balcony.”
ankurg788, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms with a mountain view”
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