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  • Average14%
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Rooftop Terrace
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ramesh, the hotel manager, helped us very good with organising our Himalaya trip. Besides that, the location could not be better. A rooftop terrace, for our budget very luxurious rooms and in walking distance of the beautiful streets of Thamel. We liked Kathmandu very much...More

Thank GertKaap
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The hotel's staff were very friendly and helpful. Its location is near to the taxi stand as well as bustling shopping area of Thamel road. You could just get anything from hiking gears to souvenirs, at bargained price. The Markham Bistro attached to the hotel...More

Thank ABO2735
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Hotel Potala is a great hotel. the staff is very friendly and helpful. it is located off of thamel marg and the location is very convenient. there are 3 grocery stores a 1 minute walk away and many shops within walking distance. i will always...More

Thank adventurertwo2018
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Spacious for two but that bathroom... The bathroom is not really a separate room. It had a glass sliding door that didn't go to the top of the ceiling. Pretty much no privacy. But the worst part was the shower covered the toilet and sink...More

Thank augustwest11
Response from Rishiram G, Manager at Hotel PotalaResponded March 4, 2018

Thank very much for open our eyes. Now we understand how we have to care our guest. We take your room tips very seriously. We are sorry for we could not provide you your expected room. Thank you for your kind real feed back both...More

Reviewed November 19, 2017

We booked 3 nights in this tourist house. Staff was very friendly, but still I can not understand how is it possible to have in the same building a Guest house and a Night Bar ? No doubled windows. For the 1st night I couldn't...More

Thank neverletuforget
Response from Rishiram G, Manager at Hotel PotalaResponded March 4, 2018

Dear Guests namaste It is obviously, our hotel is located centrally, so there could not be expected very quite. Thank you very much for understanding you felt we tried some thing better to you. Yes, we accept who are light sleeper for them bit difficult...More

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#6 Centrally Located Hotel in Kathmandu
#18 Classic Hotel in Kathmandu
#94 Budget Hotel in Kathmandu
#184 Charming Hotel in Kathmandu
#210 Quaint Hotel in Kathmandu
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$10 - $13 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Centrally Located Hotel in Kathmandu
#18 Classic Hotel in Kathmandu
#94 Budget Hotel in Kathmandu
#184 Charming Hotel in Kathmandu
#210 Quaint Hotel in Kathmandu
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"If possible, ask for a room next to one of the terraces."
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"Room with a private ensuite"
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"Rear rooms are quieter"
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"If you do choose to stay here, pick a room on the right of the hallway. They are better insulated from noise."
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