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Hotel Utse

#36 of 151 Hotels in Kathmandu
Certificate of Excellence
Jyatha, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Right in the center we love it. very noisy place for sleep. didnt have hotwater during my stay.Restaurent downstairs is really good.Staff are really kind and looked after us. Lobby is comfortable with tibeten decoration.Good for restaurent not for stay.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I've stayed at Hotel Utse 4 or 5 times in the last 3 years. They always have acceptional service, rooms are clean and comfortable, they now have hot water basically all the time! and their internet service is very good for KTM. The restaurant has excellent food as well. I find it to be a relaxing respite from the bustle... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

A lovely little place in the middle of Thamel. I was worried it might be noisy and/or unsafe, but found it truly lovely. A very simple place but exactly what I was expected for what you pay. Clean as well. Staff were so lovely. Very very helpful. The owners are about all the time as well, saying hello and friendly... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

utse is magic tibetain place dark old hotel in ktm feel the past of the city i like a lot all the crew are so nice & helpful when you need clean the rooms every two days personnel always there you can ask many good plans in ktm the owners are fantastic always explain you anything they come at your... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The staff are extremely accommodating and friendly towards visitors. We requested a certain room and this was absolutely no problem for them. We were always welcomed with a smile and conversation. Nothing was ever too much for the staff at this hotel, questions and advice were given with the best advice. I was a 19 year old girl when I... More 

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Auckland
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We stayed at Hotel Utse on 3 occasions during our time in Nepal – it was so great we didn’t worry about trying another hotel. We were picked up at the airport by the hotel and it was about a 20 minute drive to Utse. The location is ideal, as it is located only a couple of minutes walk from... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stayed here at the start and end of a trekking trip. The hotel is very friendly and the owner and staff were very concerned and caring for my wife who was unwell there for a few days . We were made very welcome on our return from our trekking trip as if we were long lost friends. No doubt... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I highly recommend that travellers and trekkers stay at the Hotel Utse while in Kathmandu. I have used the hotel 4 times over the past 20 years, and my recent stay was as enjoyable as usual. The Utse is family-run and the staff are friendly and helpful. The rooms are comfortable, the lobby is like a big living room, and... More 

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Olympia, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Our group of 13 stayed at Utse in September and October this year. Madame Diki and her staff are so welcoming and helpful. Two days in a row they took us back in to the hotel after we had checked out when our flights to Lukla were cancelled unexpectedly. They accommodated our fluctuating plans with ease and charm. Their rooms... More 

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Auch, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Thirty years ago (we were about 20), we had a trip in Nepal and used to eat to restaurant Utse. It was a small restaurant with a great tibetan cooking. Now, we return in Nepal and surprise : we find the same restaurant, but bigger with an hotel too. And we can say that 's cooking it's always so good,... More 

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