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Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee

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Reviewed August 18, 2012 via mobile

Hotel located within a gated complex containing two wings (Princep and Himalayan). Also contains an outdoor pool, fitness centre, barber shop, restaurants, a conference centre and several shops (inside hotel and near complex entrance) selling local crafts. Myself and a friend stayed in a twin room on three separate occasions (4 nights in total, 3 different rooms-459, 470, 472), as...

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear Jonotennis, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu ! Thank you for your thoughtful comments. We appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your delightful experience during your recent stay. We are always pleased to receive praise and acknowledgment of such a positive nature. It is truly rewarding when a guest recognizes our team’s efforts and takes...

Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
Reviewed August 18, 2012

We visited Kathmandu for our vacation trip taken from Antilog Vacations which are Nepal specialists & gives good rates. We asked them to book soaltee crown plaza after reading reviews about the hotel & were very impressed by it. And it was pleasant surprise when we arrived at hotel saoltee.. Our check in process was done quite quickly within 5...

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear AshishR, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu ! Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us and fellow travelers. We’re so glad that you had a really pleasant stay with us and we are very grateful to receive your feedback that our service and product meet your expectation. Our team is committed in delivering the best...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed August 16, 2012

Great property with lush, well landscaped gardens and a really good swimming pool. Very courteous and helpful staff, always smiling. The room was spacious and well furnished and bathroom was well maintained. The seating area at the porch is wonderful and very comfortable with leather chairs and beautiful views of the lush green hotel lawns. Food was average during the...

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear Shanta K, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu! Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us and fellow travelers. We’re so glad that you had a really pleasant stay with us and we are very grateful to receive your feedback that overall we were being able to meet your expectation. Your suggestion is definitely one point...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed August 7, 2012

This was our second stay at Soaltee, the first one being 8 years ago. The hotel is supposed to be one of the best in Nepal. The property is great in itself with lush, well landscaped gardens and a really good swimming pool as well. The rooms were also spacious and well furnished. However, the rooms had a very strong...

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear Priya S, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu ! Thank you for staying with us in your recent visit to kathmandu. As you rightly said, our property is one of the best in Kathmandu. The location does offer a calm and serene atmosphere. Soaltee Crowne Plaza represents a true picture of Nepal and destination of contemporary style and luxury...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed August 3, 2012

I stayed at this hotel some years back. It's a pleasant place and staff are courteous and very helpful. Enjoyed the food at the restaurant. Plus we had very nice scenery to greet us in the day throughout the stay. Crissten Shadow (Author)

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear Crissten S, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza - Kathmandu ! Thank you so much for the great and concise review! We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with other travelers. We hope everything about your stay exceeded your expectations and encouraged you to choose our hotel for any future accommodation needs. We look forward to...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed July 30, 2012

The hotel is amazing , staff is courteous , the rooms are nice. But I did not like the "garden terrace" ( their all day dining restaurant ) at all. The breakfast there is very ordinary as compared to the other Crowne Plaza hotels in different parts of the world. I was surprised to see that the omelettes ordered at...

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Dear Mr. Verma, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu! Thank you for not only staying at Soaltee Crowne Plaza but also sharing your experience. We are very pleased to know that you liked our infrastructure and enjoyed at our Italian restaurant "Alfresco". Our property represents a true picture and spirit of Nepal and ultimate destination of contemporary style and luxury...

Rockville, MD
Reviewed July 27, 2012

We, a large group of 17 family members stayed here for four nights in late June- earlyJuly. This was a trip for celebrating birthdays and anniversaries. The hotel is huge with sprawling grounds, nice covered entrance/patio, beautiful lawns, and swimming pool. The breakfast which was included in our package was just awesome with so many choices and things that we...

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear Aurora03, Greetings from Soaltee Crowne Plaza - Kathmandu. Thank you for your thoughtful comments. We appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your delightful experience during your recent stay. We are always pleased to receive praise and acknowledgment of such a positive nature. It is truly rewarding when a guest recognizes our team's efforts and takes...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed July 21, 2012

Guys i am planning to stay here i have learnt that its a nice hotel to stay but can any one guide me how far is it from the main city !!! Thamel? Kindly help me for the same

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SPradhan, Front Office Manager at Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, responded to this review

Dear Mr Bagga, Greetings from Crowne Plaza Kathmandu - Soaltee! Thank you for sharing your inquiry through Trip Advisor. Our hotel is just 5 km from the City center and Thamel, which is the major touristic attraction of the city and only 8 km from our International Airport. It is very near to world famous" Monkey Temple" and other world...

Mumbai Indian
Reviewed July 21, 2012

The hotel owned by Soaltee of the Nepal king is really Royal...I understand Soaltee in Nepalese means cousin. Even though the hotel is old it is still maintained well. the complex is huge with long approach road. The security is very good. The campus itself houses the first casino of Nepal. The rooms have been renovated and look very modern......

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Dear plpalani, Greetings from Crowne Plaza Kathmandu - Soaltee! We are delighted to note that you had an enjoyable stay and it was a pleasure to have been of service to you. We feel proud to exceed your expectations and being rated as "Royal". Your words of appreciation shall go a long way to motivate us to continue to deliver...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed July 21, 2012

Kathmandu these days is congested and polluted, but staying at the Soaltee provides a good base slightly removed from the mayhem of traffic and with spacious grounds. Staff are attentive and proficient. Rooms very adequate.

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Dear graemerk, Greetings from Crowne Plaza Kathmandu - Soaltee! It was an absolute pleasure having you with us in your recent visit to Kathmandu. We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with other travelers. We hope everything about your stay exceeded your expectations and encouraged you to choose our hotel for any future accommodation needs. We...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the natural beauty of Nepal and strive for business success at the pioneering 5-star Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee hotel.The preferred hotel for heads of states visiting Kathmandu, our 12 acres of landscaped grounds echo the mountainous beauty of the Kathmandu Valley, with vibrant gardens surrounding our open veranda. You can stroll the grounds in peace and absorb the mountain view that surrounds Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee, then drop into Rodi Bar for a celebratory drink.Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee is in peaceful Tahachal, 4 km from the palaces and temples of Durbar Square in the city centre. You're 6km from Pashupatinath Temple and 3km to Swayambhunath Stupa shrine. Tribhuvan International Airport is 8 km away.You can host stylish banquets, conventions and conferences in one of 7 elegant meeting rooms with space for 20-1,200 people. Gaze up at the mountains while you float in the pool or wind down with one of our rejuvenating therapies. You'll find Italian food at Al Fresco, Chinese at China Garden and Awadhi cuisine at our speciality Indian restaurant, Kakori and all day dining option at Garden Terrace.Ask Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee's Concierge to arrange hiking trips into the mountains and villages of Kathmandu Valley that will open up Himalayan panoramas or give you an insight into Nepali culture. When you return from your inspiring adventure, sink into your bedroom's inviting luxury sheets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee

Address: Tahachal, Kathmandu 97, Nepal
Location: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: $128 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soaltee 5*
Number of rooms: 282
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Kathmandu
Crowne Plaza Hotel Kathmandu
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Kathmandu
#8 Luxury Hotel in Kathmandu
#11 Spa Hotel in Kathmandu
#12 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#17 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#18 Family Hotel in Kathmandu
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“Rooms on extention buildind are good.”
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“Ask for a renovated room. Also INSIST that it be a quiet room.”
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