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Shambhala Palace

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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“old city”(13 reviews)
“tibetan style”(11 reviews)
“jokhang temple”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Rooftop Terrace
Offers from Shambhala Palace
Special Offer: 5 DAYS Lhasa City Tour
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Selected this hotel rather than the usual because of its unique decor and location in the old city. Not for everyone as you have to climb the stairs (no elevator) to the rooms and not everyone speaks English here. But staff is very accommodating; breakfast...More

Thank rkleiner2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stayed here for 6nights and it was great. Hotel itself was very authentic tibetan with all the traditional decorations of old tibetan style. Location is also good. you can see all the old town and market near here, and Jokang Monastry and Bakor Streets...More

Thank ladolcevita97
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The hotel is very well located in the old town of Lhasa. I love the decoration and the rooftop. If you want to have a Tibetan feel, please stay at this hotel. The staff is very kind and always there to make your stay as...More

1  Thank Judith S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The hotel is a real tibetian hotel in Tibetian style. I felt like I'm staying in a palace. The staff speaks good English. The location is excellent, right in the heart of the old city, within a walking distance from Jokhang temple. There is a...More

Thank hibisscus
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The hotel is an exceptional place. The hotel has character not like the life-less concrete hotels in the Chinese part of Lhasa. If you want to experience Tibet you might consider this place in the old town. The staff is fantastic. If you have a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Details
Price range
US$43 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#5 Best Value Hotel in Lhasa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
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Location
China > Tibet > Lhasa
Also Known As
House Of Shambhala Hotel Lhasa
Hotel Of Shambhala
Of Shambhala Hotel
Shambhala Palace Lhasa, Tibet
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Room & Suite (42)
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Alonso B
25 May 2017|
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Response from nihao-Tibet |
To get Tibet travel permit is easy actually, many agencies can do
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Alonso B
25 May 2017|
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Response from hibisscus | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I do not know. I have contacted them on the phone numbers listed on the internet and I contacted them without any problem,. They speak very good English
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YvesInUK
13 December 2016|
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Response from GreatBen | Reviewed this property |
Yes, better hotels will have bed warmers or electric blankets. From my experience they worked very well however it was broken in one hotel where I stayed. You are correct, it will be cold. You must be prepared. Think about... More
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Room Tips
"The room on the fourth floor was quiet. Don't know if you can hear guests above if you have a room on a..."
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"Our room 101 on the base floor was wonderfull!"
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"Choose a lower floor so you don't have to get up a lot of stairs."
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"ask for a room with the view of Potala Palace."
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