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Rongbuk Monastery Guesthouse

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  • Excellent16%
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  • Terrible8%
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is a tough one to rate. Do you rate the accommodation or the experience? I have chosen the latter. The view of Mt Everest from the monastery is just spectacular, whether it is in the afternoon glow or from inside the communal area. Expect...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

The title describes with some irony tha this is by no means a 5 star hotel in terms of luxury, but it is a 5 star guesthouse in terms of the firendly and helpful staf, the food, and the scenery. When you get here, just...More

2  Thank Ida B
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The best feature of this place is its location, just a few kilometers away from the EBC (I could even see the peak of Everest from the room). And the second best thing is the stove they have in the dinning room where you can...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

A simple Nepali-teahouse style guest house literally at the foot of Everest. Expect basic hostel style rooms with beds, lots of bedding and an electric blanket (1 of ours didn't work) and not much else. There is no heating though at the time of our...More

3  Thank Indie-Brindie
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Very friendly staff, and clean but small rooms. The duvets are heavy and your comfort is in mind (even if there isn't electricity really). They DO have 1 outlet - that can either be used for the lightbulb AND the headed mattress, or you can...More

1  Thank ninska_10
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13 February 2015|
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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"There are no good rooms - they are all the same!"
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"Rooms farthest away from the toilets have the heating pads."
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