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Shiva Guest House1 & 2

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Bettembourg, Luxembourg
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Very friendly staff, excellent location a few steps from the entrance in Durbar Square, clean and comfortable rooms for a -difficult-to-beat price. Only problem: due to location, it is very noisy but this is a small price to pay to have the great view on Dubar Square in Bhaktapur!

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kailashdhaubanjar, Manager at Shiva Guest House1 & 2, responded to this review

Thank you for your warm feedback and looking forwards to see you again.

Venice, Italy
Reviewed 7 September 2012

We chose Bhaktapur as a base to visit the Kathmandu valley. We stayed at Shiva Guesthouse 1 and 2 for 15 days. We must say that we had a great time there. The food is very good, the rooms are comfortable (especially those of Shiva 2) and with wonderful views (those of Shiva 1), the location is fantastic. The staff...

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kailashdhaubanjar, Manager at Shiva Guest House1 & 2, responded to this review

Thank you your warm feedback and encourage our efficiency. looking forwards to see you again. Thank you.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 September 2012

It is located at Durbar Square a very strategic location and short walk to other squares. Great view from the rooms facing front. Rooms are clean and neat with comfortable bed for a good sleep. Set back is the inconsistent supply of electricity which happen in whole Nepal. Overall a nice guest house and worth staying.

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kailashdhaubanjar, Manager at Shiva Guest House1 & 2, responded to this review

Thank you for your Feedback and Looking forwards to see you again in Nepal. We wise you the memory of Nepal remain forever.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Visting Bhaktapur is a very exciting experience. A beautiful city with medieval atmosphere. Automobiles are not allowed and all efforts are made to keep the city absolutely clean, both on the streets and in the air. This makes wandering around all the temples, squares and markets a wonderfull experience. Staying in Bhaktapur is both a cultural experience due to the...

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kailashdhaubanjar, Manager at Shiva Guest House1 & 2, responded to this review

thank you for your warm feedback and looking forwards to see you again.

Hangzhou, China
Reviewed 5 September 2012

Location is so great ! Go out of the front door, just ture right and right,you can see the square.Although so close,prayer's bells does not disturb the dreams of guests.Wifi is free and you can visit abroad internet.The food taste good,and the weight is enough.I recommend Papaya Juice,Chicken Fried Rice etc.The breakfast is simple and good, two pieces of toast...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 4 September 2012

At $6/night, their budget room at Shiva Guest House I is one of the best deals that I had in my entire 23 years of existence. For a young backpacker like me who travels in solitude, I found my room spartan yet comfy and special for its awe-inspiring views of the Bhaktapur Durbar Square. I also went to their rooftop...

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Just got back from a 4 day stay at Shiva Guesthouse 2. Had a great trip and the staff of Shiva was beyond helpful. They gave me suggestions of place to go, set up a day trip out of town ,let me borrow a laptop when I needed to copy some files, opened the restaurant when I wanted a late...

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Torino, Italy
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Shiva Guest House was a great choise for our stay in Bhaktapur ! Daniela Micol says : I have been there twice, in July 2011 and again in August 2012. This guest house is very clean, confortable and location is great ! The view on Durbar Square is wonderful and food is good at the restaurant down stairs.... for coffee...

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Beaverton Or
Reviewed 14 August 2012

What can I say, for the money this is as good as your gonna get. Cozy and clean rooms, great views, friendly staff, and delicious food. If you want a rich, lively and cultural experience, this is the place to be. Special thanks to Kailash who went out of his way to make my stay extra pleasant. Cheers!

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 9 July 2012

This is one of my favourite places in the world! Sitting outside Shiva Guesthouse in the sunset, looking at all the local people hanging around the temples at Durbar Square is very meditative. This was my fith or sixth time staying here, and probably I will return again. Rooms are simple but OK. The restaurant has the best momos in...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eco-Friendly Heritage Guest House. SHIVA GUEST HOUSE-pleasantly located in the heart of the Durbar Square is your address in Bhaktapur. Standing next to the Yaksheshwor Temple the city's oldest edifice dating back to 1472 AD, the guest house is where you can start your exploration trip from. You can do here what many of our esteemed guests including scholars, students and even a film crew of Bertculocci from Hollywood have done in the past. We are always behind you to help materialize your cherished dreams in Bhaktapur and beyond. With a team of professionals around, you will surely feel that you have made a right decision choosing us. SHIVA GUEST HOUSE, as our well-wishers say, is suited to all types of travelers. For your personal comfort, we offer 15 well appointed rooms, many often overlooking the palatial square in the gracious elegance. For the gourmands and gourmands, we have the Cafe Corner, which serve a wide verity of cuisine to suite both you pallet and wallet. The culinary delights here range from Newari and Nepali Dal Bhat to Chinese, Mexican, Italian, Indian and Continental delicacies. And when comes the question of the quality of our culinary offerings. We never forget Hygiene is our top priority. Adding to the mesmerizing ambience, we also have rooftop garden from which you can savor the splendor of nature's graciousness all around on the south, the bliss you feel at SHIVA GUEST HOUSE is something different. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shiva Guest House1 & 2

Address: 11 Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Bhaktapur
Price Range: $20 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shiva Guest House1 & 2 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Best experience and views are in rooms looking at the square”
686majap, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the front if you really want to wake up to a view of the square and the sound of temple bells in the morning”
297davidh, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms higher up are nicer than on 1st floor. Durbar square view comes with disturbing dog barking at night.”
solveigp114, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“if you want to be in Nepal within Nepal this is just the best place in Bhaktapur!!! Any room!!!”
hop516, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“building #1 with a view of the square”
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