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Hotel Norbu Linka

3.0 of 5 GPO Box 21288 | Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a fancy expensive hotel, but a standard hotel with good hot water shower, breakfast included was pretty good too. The great thing about this hotel is that while it is in Thamel district, it is off the main street, so it doesn't suffer from the street noise that my friends got staying at other hotels. That makes... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good hotel on the edge of Thamel. Relatively quiet, but still an easy walk to the heart of Thamel, and an easy walk to many places in Kathmandu. The staff was excellent and very friendly. The breakfast was excellent as well. The room was nice and spacious. Nice rooftop area to relax at. The garden dining area... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was a fantastic find! The breakfast had variety and was delicious, the restaurant was good and safe, the staff was just wonderful, and the location was perfect! Thanks so much for a great time Hotel Norbulinka!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Room is nice, service are wonderful, breakfasts always yummy.. Not that far from the tourists area... Electricity are up and down,no cellphone signal, but the wifi was great. The staff are very helpful.Overall.. It's a nice place to stay.. Love it and definitely coming back..

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we checked in til the fond farewell we had as we left, the staff at Norbu Linka were brilliant. Very helpful and ready to answer any questions and advise us on what to do or where to go. We want to give a special thanks to Gopal who helped us arrange out trip to Pokhara, all we... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I enjoyed my stay at the Hotel Norbu Linka, located in Thamel with easy access to shops and restaurants. It is located away from the busy street, and the outdoor dining area is a very pleasant place to enjoy breakfast. The room was quiet and comfortable. I appreciated the free WiFi , which is not offered by many places in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Located in Thamel, close enough to walk to the shops, cafés and restaurants, but just far enough to get away from the busy street noise and honking cars. Our room was clean and comfortable. My only criticism would be that the wifi internet is very slow. We had to go to restaurants and cafés to use their wifi.

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Boston, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

My son and I stayed at Hotel Norbu Linka several times during our three week trip through Nepal and Tibet. It was a joyful thing to return to the comforts and familiar faces between each expedition. They were friendly and took care of our every need... I'm not kidding: at 3:00AM I needed to get to the hospital and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We want to thank you for the wonderful stay we had at your hotel. We enjoyed the Thamel location so close to shops and activities. Your beds were comfortable and we loved the garden breakfast buffet. Thanks for your attentive service and polite staff. Stefan and Gale

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Guwahati, Assam, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Hi myself Apurba Talukdar from Guwahati Assam, India. Me and my better half visited Nepal for first time during October' 2014. We had a great time in Nepal with the beautiful location to enjoy as a couple. It will not be justice if we don't name of the Hotel we stayed that is "Hotel Norbu Linka". It was one of... More 

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Address: GPO Box 21288 | Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Location: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Norbu Linka 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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