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As there was nothing else available. Our guide brought us to this guesthouse. Everything is very basic here (especially the toilets are below basic) but you have a great view to Everest (sunrise and sunset)
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
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
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
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
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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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
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, there is a camp site about 2kms from the monastery.
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