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Hotel Shanker

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although we spent just 1 night in Hotel Shanker while travelling back from Kathmandu, we enjoyed our stay over there thoroughly. It is very beautifully decorated. Wooden art panels all over the hotel look very beautiful. Good food, nice hospitality!

Thank Neha C
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed March 11, 2018

This absolutely gorgeous hotel (a former palace) is an oasis in the heart of Kathmandu. Located 5 minutes by taxi (R200) from the tourist area Thamel, you can really relax and refuel in the lovely garden and pool. The lobby is exquisite and the rooms...More

1  Thank Sandra K
Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded March 13, 2018

Dear Guest , Thank you for taking time to review Hotel Shanker ! Our team is very pleased to hear that you had an experience “ sleeping in a former palace” .Do visit our Facebook page, website an instagram for more updates and promotions. We...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We've spent the first 3 nights here after arriving in Kathmandu. The hotel rooms are very nice and tidy and the hotel beds are amazing. The food over there is good and their breakfast is amazing. The hotel has a nice swimming pool and garden...More

Thank Lars V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed several days in several different rooms due to in and out for hikes around the country. Consistently exceptional was the staff, helpful, professional, friendly, no areas for improvement, very top notch. Breakfast consistently exceptional. Area that desperately needs improvement is the WiFi reception....More

1  Thank Ramona H
Reviewed 3 days ago

stunning... from the entrance you can already guess its going to be grand, and it is.. it used to be an old palace and it has retained the old world charm with its authentic statues and decor; the room was painted with original motifs, clean...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Outdoor pool
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Price range
$60 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#12 Luxury Hotel in Kathmandu
#15 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#16 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#25 Spa Hotel in Kathmandu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$60 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Luxury Hotel in Kathmandu
#15 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#16 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#25 Spa Hotel in Kathmandu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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AshuSab
June 3, 2018|
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Response from shellbellUK | Reviewed this property |
We stayed on May 27th. We had airport pick up and drop off, it was included in the cost. Our room was a Deluxe Suite (720) it was big and had windows but no view of anything. Also the air con was smelly and obviously needed... More
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Jenny W
May 5, 2018|
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Response from P S | Property representative |
Hi, The renovations are complete. The bathrooms are of various kind with bath tub, only shower also available you may put your request upon check in.
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rajan786610
December 19, 2017|
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Response from Ram Sharan S | Reviewed this property |
Its just 10 Min walking !
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"high floor rooms away from the ballroom are quieter"
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"Standard room very good"
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"I was fortunate to be in #407. Ground floor suite. Magnificent as I am sure all rooms are. Not sure you could..."
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"Room without continuous construction hammering about!"
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