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    Rongbuk Monastery Guesthouse

    Rongbuk Monastery, Tingri County, China
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (73)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Dining (5)
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    • Excellent12%
    • Very good24%
    • Average32%
    • Poor22%
    • Terrible8%
    5 Oct 2016
    “The best guesthouse near Mt. Everest”
    23 Sep 2016
    “Oh what a night!”
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    Reviewed yesterday

    All the previous reviews have said it all - cold, uncomfortable, noisy, no running water and sleeping with strangers! Having said all that - it was truly an experience! Tips for getting through it all - insist on an electric mattress pad, bring wet wipes,...More

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    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    I would agree with the other traveller who mentioned that it is difficult to rate. This is the only available option closest to the Everest Base camp during our stay as tents are no longer available due to the cold season. It was -15c at...More

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    Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed in this hotel as part of a tour to visit EBC. The hotel is really simple we shared a room with 4 beds. They provided tons of covers however the location itself it is very cold specially in the end of December. There...More

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    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    The Rongbuk Hotel is located directly across the street from the Rongbuk Monastery. It is a low stone building surrounding a drive in central courtyard, the hotel is located 4km from the tented camp (seasonal) and 8km from E.B.C. It is the (only, especially in...More

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    Reviewed 17 November 2016

    As in my title, this guesthouse is difficult to review. On one hand it is a totally unique situation. A stay here offers the opportunity to observe the sun set on Everest and then watch sunrise. When my wife and I wandered out of the...More

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    • China >
    • Tibet >
    • Tingri County
    • Also Known As
    • Rongbuk Monastery Guesthouse Hotel Tingri County ,
    • Rongbuk Monastery Guesthouse Tingri County, Tibet, China
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    NatCuso
    Hi everyone. I have very much enjoyed reading all of your reviews! Could anyone please shed any light on the best way to get from Lhasa in China to the monastery? Also do you need to book ahead and if so how is this done? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from Samdave69 | Reviewed this property |
    Hey. The best way is by car and there's no provision for booking. It's a first come, first serve basis. It's a dorm style accommodation. There is a lodge across it that is very basic but could also work. Worst case scenario... More
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