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Punatsangchhu Cottages

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Zamtopang, Wangdue 00975, Bhutan
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Wangdue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived at Punatsangchhu Cottages around lunch time from Thimpu. The entrance to the property looked deceiving, but once you take the last turn you will see the resort and that was our first high! We were quickly allotted our rooms 103 & 104 which is in the block just below the reception. Our rooms faced the Puna river and... More 

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Dharamsala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A bit far from Punakha but a good place to stay if you have a cab with you. It's right on the bank of river Puna. Most of the rooms have a river view. But insist for the river side large room. The owner lady is very amicable and directly involves in the hospitality. Also teaches yoga in the mornings.... More 

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Milan
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30 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice accomodation but lower quality compared to the others we had in Bhutan. Room was small, with separate beds, some issues with lights. A little bit windy, but with a nice view on the valley and on river. Bathroom huge and in general very clean. What we really loved, was the dinner. Various bhutanese food, very high quality, i.e. meat... More 

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Melbourne
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks can be deceiving. From the road leading down this looks a little run down but the views of the river and the hospitality of the manager makes this one of the better places to stay at. Do not believe the rubbish written about the lack of facilities for the drivers and guides as that is simply not true. As... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our first night in Punakha, we ended up here due to a miscommunication by our tour operator. My family's first reaction upon seeing the rooms was to turn around and find another hotel (which we did for subsequent nights). This place is the most basic, slapped together hotel we experienced in all of Bhutan. If you're backpacking or looking... More 

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Punacottages, General Manager at Punatsangchhu Cottages, responded to this review

Dear TOwordtraveller Thank-you for your feedback and review. I am extremely sorry to hear that you and your family were not happy with our services and accommodation that was provided to you . In response to your discontentment about the rooms,kindly note that your booking was made for a standard category by your travel agent .If you choose for better... More 

Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here three nights during our tour of Bhutan. Staff were accommodating and friendly. The food was acceptable. We had hoped for more Bhutanese style food, but found the menu slanted to the Asian travelers, especially a considerable amount of Chinese options. Our room overlooking the river was clean and spacious. Wifi was not particularly good, which I blame on... More 

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Punacottages, General Manager at Punatsangchhu Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Gpotvin, Greetings from Puna cottgaes and its team at Zamtopang ,Wangduephodrang. Glad to know that your three nights at Puna cottages was a good experience .We do have a good team and they have been trained to ensure that guest services remains their priority. Regarding the food menu -we do make Bhutanese food and one item in our buffet... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel boasts a dining restaurant on its premises and picturesque scenery on the grounds of the hotel. Food was usual, buffet style but the service was excellent. Somehow we seemed to notice where are all the guides and drivers when is near meal times. Do they have a proper place to dine/sleep especially after long hours of travelling on... More 

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Punacottages, Manager at Punatsangchhu Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Wanderf00 Greetings from Puna Cottages ,Wangduephodrang. We appreciate you taking time to post a review and commending the staffs for their excellent service .Its guest reviews like this that keep them motivated and strive to work harder in order to meet the guest expectations. Thank-you for staying with us and being apart of the Puna Cottage . Regarding the... More 

Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cottage we stayed in was spotless clean as were the grounds and other common areas. The staff could not do enough to make our stay perfect. I had some diet restrictions and they graciously accommodated them. They have 5 different breakfast menus and all very adequate when you get one with eggs, toast, fabulous oatmeal, fruit. The dinners were... More 

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Punacottages, General Manager at Punatsangchhu Cottages, responded to this review

Dear 51chip 3, Greetings from Puna Cottages ,Wangduephodrang. Thank-you for staying with us and giving us the opportunity to serve you and letting you experience the Bhutanese hospitality in our corner of our world .I am glad to hear that the FNB staff we dedicated and cautious enough to take care of your diet restrictions . Regarding the guide and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Actually the resort is at Wangdue Phodrang city right after Punakha city. Pretty nice resort with an awesome landscape view of river & hills. Room amenities is good & comfortable but wifi is only available at the lobby! Wifi should be available at the room. Food taste yammy and best part is having breakfast at river bank! Night view of... More 

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Punacottages, Manager at Punatsangchhu Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Shaer C, Thanks for being a part of the Puna cottages and recommending the resort . I do hope that you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Bhutan . Cheers More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

It was a wonderful peaceful night stay. The room was spacious and has a beautiful view. The service as good and responsive. Amenities provided in the room was excellent and perfect. Wi Fi was available only in the lobby and dining area. That was a drawback since it was a rainy night and spending time in my room would have... More 

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