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Amankora Thimphu

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Near Kuenga Chhoeling Palace Upper Motithang, Thimphu, Bhutan
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Amankora Thimphu
Ranked #1 of 23 Hotels in Thimphu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

With several locations in Bhutan alone you probably can't wrong with any of them, but personally speaking this one in Thimphu was pretty slick and felt like you were in a Bond movie. If you're staying in Bhutan that means you most likely have some cash so don't skimp on your lodging and would even recommend staying with Amankora all... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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68 reviews 68 reviews
31 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful architecture with austere white-washed exterior walls and really cosy interiors. The tall, narrow and deeply set windows generate beautiful and constantly shifting interior light. Beautifully decorated rooms with really comfortable beds and your own private fireplace. The service is top-notch. All staff members are very friendly and try to fulfill your every wish. Amankora Thimphu is situated approximately 7... More

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Santa Monica, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This Resort is one of the most expensive in Thimphu and it is worth paying given the service and the luxury this hotel has to offer. However it is far above the Thimphu city and if one has to walk around and see the town this is not the good idea because it is far from the main city. The... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My husband and I spent a total of 5 nights in Bhutan (1N in Thimpu, 2N in Punakha, 2N in Paro and another 1N on the Bumdra Trek) at the Amankora resorts. Bhutan in itself is a magical place - one which Amankora has successfully integrated itself, embracing the whole 'Bhutan feel' almost too seamlessly. The exteriors of every resort... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Joined the Amankora Journey.......am glad I picked the right choice! Amankora Journey covering Amankora 5 properties and my fav is Amankora Bumthang Either the standard or luxury package however Bhutan is not Bangkok, Paris or Tokyo where you visit yearly. Although quite a big different but worth it as incl unlimited meals (a-la-carte), soft and alcohol drinks, laundry, private guide,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The best hotel in Timphu, by far, and the only reason I didn't rate this hotel higher was because Bhutan offers stunning vistas and countryside and Timphu is not really the most worthwhile destination - nice but not amazing town/capital city. Fantastic food, service and rooms - would have just rather spent in more time in rural locations like Paro... More

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Southeast Asia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Aman Resort really knows too well how to pamper their guests effortlessly. Everything was just smoothly run accordingly, they anticipated what you need even before you open your mouth! This is what I called excellent service...... Our stay at three properties of Aman Resort in Bhutan confirmed what we have experienced before at their other properties in other countries. This... More

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Seattle, WA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
44 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stayed at this property for three nights as part of a multi-city Bhutan trip. Everything at this property was very efficient (airport transfer, arrival/check-in, check-out, etc.). Service was top-notch (staff anticipated our needs and came and went silently The room was spacious and had luxe décor/furnishings (although the bath took up a lot of space and the shower overflowed onto... More

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Bretagne
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190 reviews 190 reviews
56 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

All of the Aman hotels in Bhutan are outstanding. Their location is spectacular and rooms very comfortable. The service is way beyond anything I have experienced anywhere else in the world. Service is invisible but present even before you realize you need something! The Aman hotels are flexible ( we had to adjust our route last minute because of bad... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The hotel is set in extensive grounds, with just a wonderful feeling from the moment you arrive you are enveloped into a caring family, namely the charming staff until you leave for your onward journey with a blessing from a Buddhist Priest, which really sets the tone for the rest of your vacation. Service throughout is exemplary ,at every level.... More

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Address: Near Kuenga Chhoeling Palace Upper Motithang, Thimphu, Bhutan
Location: Bhutan > Thimphu District > Thimphu
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Amankora Thimphu Hotel Thimphu
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