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Jakar Village | Below Jakar Dzong, Bumthang, Bhutan
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Jakar Village Lodge
Ranked #2 of 8 Hotels in Bumthang
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Montreal, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We quite liked the place, after a long day out, it was nice to enjoy some tea on our balcony, catching the last few rays of the sun. The room was comfy and clean, the heater did its job well, since the moment you step out the door it's really chilly at night around there! Like many other reviews, the... More

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Nice, France
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179 reviews 179 reviews
49 hotel reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights in this hotel and enjoyed it very much. The room was comfortable (except for the shower which had little water pressure) and the food excellent (compared to other hotels in Bhutan that we stayed at and offered pretty much the same food). We even had trout for dinner one evening ! The location of the hotel... More

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India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as you arrive, the first thing you notice is about its proximity to the Jakar Dzong. By the time we arrived, it was pretty late in the evening, drizzling, misty and wet. The Dzong was fully lit and in full view from the Village Lodge. We checked into a room that was warm - with the colors, the... More

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New Delhi, India
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79 reviews 79 reviews
35 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night ..and this place is very close to Jakar Dzong ..Just 5 minutes walk to Jakar Dzong that means you can have a nice view of valley from this place ..We ate our breakfast in large balcony adjoining the restaurant and enjoyed the view of Bumthang valley from there.Backside rooms have view of apple trees... More

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Delft, The Netherlands
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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Beatiful lodges to stay for one or two nights. The people are friendly, the food is good and the rooms perfect. At the end of the day a nice beer in the sun on the terras. The dzong is watching us. A good place to be in Jagar / Bumtang. Try it yourself.

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Boulder Creek, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This is a beautiful lodge, built in the Bhutanese style. The people here are very friendly and kind and I left feeling they are true friends. The food here was very good,( I asked for the spicy Bhutanese food that they eat ), and it was the only place in Bhutan that I got fresh ground coffee. The Bhumthang area... More

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India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Bhumthang..the swiss of Bhutan! What a place!! This is really a swiss of Bhutan. This is located in 4 picturesque valleys. You will get a feel of being in Scotland when you roam around in Jakar. Jakar village resort is family run hotel located right near the Jakar Dzong. This is an old property but well maintained. Food was good.... More

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Fort Myers FL
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our room was upstairs with an enclosed back porch with a view of the more rural part of the village, The place was clean and nice however there were mothballs in the sink, behind the sink, in the closet and my wife objected to the smell. We looked for and found most of them. Apparently the Buddhist won't kill anything,... More

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Singapore
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Our stay in this lodge has been extermely wonderful.the surrondings are heavenly and the service is very personal and friendly.I would very strongly recommend this hotel for a good experiance of true bhutanese hospitality . Shashi lal kashyap Managing director Urmila rani kashyap

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed here for 2 days. We had taken standard rooms which not so spacious however still managable. Rooms are small with good interior and basic amenities.However the service is not that great!One of the main problem there is no phone in the rooms hence it is difficult to order for room service. In case you need anything you have... More

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Address: Jakar Village | Below Jakar Dzong, Bumthang, Bhutan
Location: Bhutan > Bumthang District > Bumthang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Jakar Village Hotel Bumthang

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