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Gauri Shankar Guest House

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Gauri Ghat, Lakeside, Pokhara, Nepal
Gauri Shankar Guest House
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Located just off Lakeside Road, Gauri Shankar is a great guest house with a beautiful garden and big, neat rooms. The people running the guest house are very friendly and always ready to help. I stayed at GS for 3 weeks while doing an internship and really felt like I had found a second home!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I am a photographer and a writer and I stayed in Gauri Shankar many times. They take care of me as family. The rooms are OK. Don't miss the breakfast in the garden. A pot of masala tea in this quiet, natural place is the best ever way to start a vacation day... :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I loved staying in the dorm at gauri shankar. The staff where so friendly and helpful and the garden was a wonderful chilled place to hang out. I met lovely people staying in the dorm and the room was quite cleen.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I stayed at GSGH with a friend, Lucy, for roughly 6 weeks while on a medical elective. It was, by far, the best guest house experience I have ever had. From the moment we arrived we were welcomed by Ram who bent over backwards to find us a suitable room, ensure that we would be able to get to work... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I only stayed at the Gauri Shankar guesthouse for a couple of days before and after trekking, but it made me feel at home right from the beginning. The staff is so kind and helpful, and although Pokhara is one of the most beautiful places I've ever seen, it was already a lot of fun just drinking masala tea in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Have now stayed at Gauri Shankar guest house 3 times and loved my stay every time! The owners and all the staff are friendly, helpful and make you feel at home. My stay in the dorm is the best value I've had so far for accomondation in Nepal. 200 rupee for a clean and nice 3-bed dorm. The beautiful garden... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This place gives a very cosy feeling to anyone who walks in. The beautiful garden is a good place to meet people, enjoy a meal or to read. Rooms are basic and clean. Hot water in the winter is only available when there is sun in the block I stayed at. Nevertheless, it was good enough to have a good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The rooms are cleans (you can have your own toilet and bathroom). They propose several services (paragliding, treks , bus... Ask them) A sweet garden. Really nice people, here you're not a simple tourist. And on this lakeside's part isn't easy to find. The manager and his partners are very kind. The team is very carefuly. They want share ,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Had a great stay. People running the place set a great tone. Very welcoming. Very reasonable prices. Very nice garden. Very punctual and efficient. Highly recommended. Stayed almost 10 days on and off (between treks and travels in nepal).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is a lovely guest house where you can relax fter trekking. It is set back from the main road but with easy access to the lake, shops and restaurants. Rooms are comfortable, clean, light and airy. Garden is a cool, green oasis. You could not get better management and the workers are extremely friendly and helpful too Breakfast and... More 

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