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Hotel Phuntsho Pelri

Phendey lam, PO Box 159, Thimphu, Bhutan
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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64 reviews 64 reviews
15 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel looks like a decent place on the first look, but is not. I stayed here for 2 nights, and had a bad experience. Reasons why: 1. The day we checked-in, and went for dinner to the restaurant (which was a part of my MMT package), I was told that as there are no customers in the hotel, they... More 

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New Delhi, India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I visited Bhutan for my Honeymoon trip and stayed in Phuntsho Pelri for 3 nights and was happy with service and quality. Nice spacious rooms with good views of the capital of the Happiness country. Next time when I will visit I book it in advance.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This is a good, well appointed modern hotel with some very traditional features which help to fix it in its surroundings. It provided very comfortable, carefree, accommodation and was excellent base from which to explore the town and the valley. Good food and excellent service.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

The location of Hotel Phuntsho Pelri is good. It has a nice entrance. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The free wifi has moderate speed. The hotel has good souvenir shop. Overall ambiance is good.

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Brussels, Belgium
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87 reviews 87 reviews
30 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I have been in three different hotels in Thimphu, and in my personal ranking this comes second. The location is great, well located, Season's pizzeria a few meters away, as well as the main street Norzim Lam. It has a nice and welcoming entrance, with some souvenirs shops and has friendly staff. Rooms are very basic but clean and comfortable:... More 

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Alice Springs, Australia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
28 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Hotel Phuntsho Pelri was a good choice for hotel in Thimpu. The location is good as it is just behind the main street of Thimpu and the hotel has tastefully been designed. The rooms were comfortably designed and the hot water in the bathroom was very good. There is free wifi throughout the entire hotel and it works well. The... More 

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New Delhi, India
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66 hotel reviews
396 helpful votes 396 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

During our visit to Thimpu in October,2015, we a family group of four persons stayed for 2-nights. Both of our rooms were front-facing rooms in the 2nd floor which had a view of the surrounding mountains. The rooms were fairly large and well furnished with clean toilets. There was tea & coffee in the room. The hotel restaurant provided both... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The rooms are clean and functional, well heated. Staff is friendly. They have a restaurant with fairly good options. This hotel is centrally located so you have easy access to restaurants and market if required Make sure you pre-book your meal orders as it may take some time and reconfirm your order as language can be a barrier especially if... More 

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I stayed at Hotel Phuntsho Pelri on December 2014. It was early winter and an off season for tourism in Bhutan and the Hotel was much less crowded than usual. The place was booked by my agent Mr. Mindu Dorji from Exscursion To Himalaya's. Though I was skeptical at first since the Hotel did not have a good review in... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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329 reviews 329 reviews
36 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The location is great – walking distance to the middle of town with interesting shops and local eateries, including a convenience store around the corner selling cheap bottled water. The building itself is quite pretty and I liked the lobby. Our room’s door faced right into the front desk area – seriously, we'd peek through the door and see guests... More 

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