We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-10-01 2017-10-02
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Traditional Homes - SWOTHA

    South East corner of Swotha Square . 50 meters away North from Patan Durbar Square, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
    US$72
    US$72
    US$80
    Traveller (89)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (13)
    Kantipur Temple House
    784 reviews
    #18 of 205 hotels in Kathmandu
     
    Shaligram Hotel
    83 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Hotel Clarion
    55 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Hotel Himalaya
    333 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Overview
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good16%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “durbar square” (41 reviews)
    “attic suite” (5 reviews)
    “newari house” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Rooftop Terrace
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Kantipur Temple House
    784 reviews
    #18 of 205 hotels in Kathmandu
     
    Shaligram Hotel
    83 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Hotel Clarion
    55 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Hotel Himalaya
    333 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Rooms
    Oct 1Oct 2
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$72.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Patan (Lalitpur) hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "43bf4f33006f46128e8196f5f9c396b2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":2463197,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[118596773],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":72,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"43bf4f33006f46128e8196f5f9c396b2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":80,"lowestMetaPrice":72,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":80,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":80,"lowestMetaPrice":72,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":80,"hotelName":"Traditional Homes - SWOTHA","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjQzYmY0ZjMzMDA2ZjQ2MTI4ZTgxOTZmNWY5YzM5NmIyIiwiQUlLIjoiODNkMzQyMGZjMWJmNGYyOWI5YzJhYzZmMjU3ZGJkZWYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$72", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"118596773":"HotelsCom2IB","65910987":"BookingCom","119047846":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (230)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 186 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The English proficient staff of this cozy and charming small Inn located centrally in Patan was all-around professional, accomodating and very friendly. We spent four nights of our honeymoon here, after two we got a free room upgrade into the top suite. Even the standard...More

    Thank Christoph N
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    We stayed at Swotha for a week in April 2017 with our three children (aged 8-13) and it was amazing. We love Newari architecture and the important role boutique hotels are playing in the restoration and preservation of cultural architecture. It's great to be able...More

    Thank Jacqui W
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    I stayed in this beautiful hotel with a university group. The staff were very friendly and accommodating to our group. It is just a short walk to Patan Durbar Square, while also in a quiet street, with a very relaxing atmosphere. I loved my stay...More

    Thank Izzie M
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    I come to Kathmandu frequently for work and always stay at Traditional Homes. They staff is amazing, friendly, and professional. The small cafe is super cozy and the food is delicious - especially the healthy breakfast! The rooms are simple but refined, spotless and the...More

    Thank Getnat
    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    Loved staying in this place in May 2017. The building is lovely, with simple but very comfortable rooms. We had a small terrace out of our room and windows facing the alley.We felt we were really living in Patain. It is also just a couple...More

    Thank afwshgtn
    Kantipur Temple House
    784 reviews
    #18 of 205 hotels in Kathmandu
     
    Shaligram Hotel
    83 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Hotel Clarion
    55 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    Hotel Himalaya
    333 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Patan (Lalitpur)
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$62 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Agoda and Orbitz so you can book your Traditional Homes - SWOTHA reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Nepal >
    • Central Region >
    • Bagmati Zone >
    • Kathmandu Valley >
    • Patan (Lalitpur)
    • Also Known As
    • Traditional Homes - SWOTHA Nepal/Patan (Lalitpur), Kathmandu Valley
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (89)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (79)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Shaligram Hotel
    83 reviews
    1.44 km away
     
    Hotel Himalaya
    333 reviews
    1.24 km away
     
    Hotel Clarion
    55 reviews
    .94 km away
     
    Kantipur Temple House
    784 reviews
    4.28 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Tasneem's Kings Kitchen
    230 reviews
    1.07 km away
    Cafe Swotha
    172 reviews
    .00 km away
    The Inn Patan
    31 reviews
    .01 km away
    Dhokaima Cafe
    95 reviews
    .61 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Patan Museum
    352 reviews
    .13 km away
    Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar)
    224 reviews
    .15 km away
    Krisnhna Mandir Temple (Chayasim Deval)
    77 reviews
    .19 km away
    The Central Zoo
    65 reviews
    1.49 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    soden g
    29 October 2015|
    Answer
    Response from SWOTHA | Property representative |
    Namaste. Our Contact is as follows. Office No:(+977)01-5551184 And leave us a note in our web page: Thank You.
    0
    Votes
    cogirl78
    29 September 2015|
    Answer
    Response from SWOTHA | Property representative |
    Namaste. Greetings. Thank you for your mail.We do have our Family Suite available for the dates you have mentioned. Thank You. Manager
    0
    Votes
    P-G-Burgesses
    7 September 2015|
    Answer
    Response from SWOTHA | Property representative |
    Namaste Mr.Ed, Greetings From Traditional Home. Thank you for your mail and showing keen interest in our Traditional Homes.We do recommend either our Family Suite with two extra bed or Two rooms one double and and twin room... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "We preferred the rooms in the newer building which have a higher ceiling (my husband hit his head a few times..."
    Read review
    "All rooms I have tried were excellent"
    Read review
    "Some of the rooms had balconies and some didn't so do check"
    Read review
    "Check for a room with terrace."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing