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Zhangmu Bay, Shigatse, China
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Zhangmu Hotel
Ranked #5 of 39 hotels in Shigatse
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was scared by the amateur looking wiring hidden behind furniture. I was annoyed at the difficulty in finding logically located light switches, or power sockets I felt safe around. I was concerned by the inability of management to admit to the simple truth that they had no rooms where smoking was not permitted. I was disturbed by the level... More

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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61 reviews 61 reviews
37 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is another Hotel along the narrow road of Zhangmu town with a huge drainage problem. Lime other hotels, this one is constructed well with good material, equipped with grand furniture and neat and clean rooms. The rooms however are not equipped with proper amenities and bathrooms suffer from drainage problem. Wifi is a major problem in all these hotels,... More

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Cape Town
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The last hotel we stayed in during out ten day overland trip though and definitely the best by far. Certainly could be compared to the 3* hotels in Lhasa. Zhangmu is a sprawling town tumbling down a mountainside. The hotel is situated at the edge of a cliff so has stunning views of far away mountains and the valley below.... More

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106 reviews 106 reviews
21 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed at this hotel as the last stop on our tour from Lhasa to the Nepal border via Rongbuk / Everest Base Camp. Given some of the places we stayed at along the route, this hotel was a quite a good standard on a comparable basis. However, internationally it would only be a 2 or 3 at best. Our... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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135 reviews 135 reviews
26 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Was put up at Zhangmu Hotel by the tour agent when we were at the zhangmu border, and this hotel is located right at the bottom of the hill, somewhere near a chinese custom office/gate. From what i gather, this is one of the best or the best hotel in Zhangmu area, there ain't a Shangrila or a Hilton here.... More

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225 hotel reviews
445 helpful votes 445 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We moved here from a really dirty hotel so our room was like a bit of paradise in comparison.  Clean sheets, nicely decorated, clean floors and bathroom with rainfall shower next to the toilet. There was also a kettle and some green tea bags. Our room overlooked the back and had a lovely view of the forest, the valley and... More

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

well what does one expect in Tibet, you ain't goinf to get the Hilton in this border town. Comfortable rooms with good showers. We ate at the Western Restaurant opposite - v good for China. Check out the Sherpa Disco nearby - interesting !

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Athens, Greece
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Ok, Zhangmu Hotel might not be everybody's first choice, but after a 6-hour drive from Kathmandu it's perfectly ok. The rooms are clean and quiet and the view is superb. The restaurant on the very bottom floor serves filling breakfast but it opens its doors quite late. There's a nice restaurant opposite the hotel, I went for dinner and the... More

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350 reviews 350 reviews
97 hotel reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We stayed at the hotel driving from EBC to the Nepal border. It really is a border town with lines of trucks down the winding streets waiting for loads from or to get across the border to Nepal. The hotel is about a 10 minute drive to the Friendship Bridge border crossing and the Chinese do not make the border... More

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Nordrhein Westfalen
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

At first I was angry about the room. But when we went out to eat and rural service experienced: laughter, fun, singing, very hard, quick, because I knew that EVERYONE has given his Bestest. Thank you for this! We were on the roof of the world (not at the Sheraton).

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Address: Zhangmu Bay, Shigatse, China
Location: China > Tibet > Shigatse
Also Known As:
Zhangmu Hotel Shigatse, Tibet

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