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Hotel Goodwill

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Kathmandu
Reviewed March 6, 2017

The place was dirty, no soap and amenities in the restroom. The location is not by the main roads, and not ideal.This is definitely not worth the price. You can get lot better hotels for its price at 50$ for one an 70$ for two. I checked out immediately as i didn't want to stay here and went to Annapurna...

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Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Reviewed July 3, 2016

I find a hotel very spacious & pleasant. All the staffs are friendly & dedicated and thanks for their great hospitality. The thing I like the most about the hotel was the accommodation and services. With stay in this hotel made me easy to visit different historical places of Patan area. Hotel tries to pull out the handicrafts and cultural...

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California
Reviewed June 8, 2016

It felt safe, close to tourist places. Some rooms that do not get direct sunshine - smell moldy. It is old style, rooms are small. But it was pleasant, food was decent to good. They have a banquet room so when there is an event, it gets overcrowded and noisy

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed May 16, 2016

Goodwill hotel can be considered as an average hotel with basic amenities and infrastructure. The staff is quick and helpful. Food is good but there is not much variety for vegetarians. Rooms are nicely spacious to accommodate two persons. Taxis can be arranged on request.

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Paris, France
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I can't recommend this hotel if you are a foreigner unless you want an hotel with a swimming pool. It's expensive for what you will get (compared to what can be found in Thamel) and there is no much choice of restaurants around. Bathroom are small and bed cover was very dirty. They don't have a power generator to power...

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Bishwas B, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Goodwill, responded to this review

Sir, thank you for your review. It help us to maintain our service quality and standard. Your combined stay of 14 nights was really encouraging for us. Among many other hotels in the city, thank you for choosing us and repeated stay. We still recall your positive response when we notified about ongoing fuel and power crisis. Please do come...

Reviewed April 12, 2016

Let me please preface by saying this was my first visit to Nepal, and I didn't stay anywhere else, so I have absolutely no basis for comparison. The hotel is moderately nice on the outside, especially compared to the surroundings. Inside, the rooms are acceptable and spacious. In the bathroom, it takes about 10-15 minutes for the cold water to...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed November 23, 2015

I recently stayed at the Hotel Goodwill and found it to be very adequate, and the staff were exceptional! This was my first experience traveling in a developing nation so while there was a little "oh, ok..." moment but I really can't complain. First of all, there is no heat (which is standard) so if you are travelling in the...

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
Reviewed September 11, 2015

I came to Nepal for business trip, and not so many choice for hotels in Patan. I picked this one because of the location is near to the office. Some of the taxi drivers may not know this hotel. So, you may need to mentioned about near "Mahaboudha Patan" temple. Less than 1 km, you can go for Durbar (Central)...

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Moroto, Uganda
Reviewed August 23, 2015

I had to stay in the Hotel Goodwill for almost a month as I arrived in Nepal to be part of the earthquake emergency response team for an international organisation. Of course this is most likely not the reason that you would be looking for a Hotel in Kathmandu, but whatever your reason I would recommend that you consider Hotel...

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Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Reviewed June 19, 2015

This building withstood the earthquakes; while there are a few cracks none are structural. We stayed there for several weeks and were really well looked after by a fantastic team. It became like home! Always ready to help, good food, close to the beauty of central Patan... fully recommended!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Goodwill was conceived by a passionate artisan from a local Shakya family, well known for their generations-old rich craftsmanship that every Nepali takes pride in. This statement is evidently supported by the exquisite statues, metal crafts and other decorative elements found in every part of the hotel, as if it were a museum in itself.This family-friendly hotel has been catering to travelers from all around the world since 2002. With the recent upgrade and renovation, the hotel aims to expand its capacity to 27 luxurious rooms and a spacious conference halls. Within its courtyard, the hotel has a well maintained swimming pool with an adjacent kid’s pool and a nice poolside restaurant. Facilities like steam bath, sauna and Jacuzzi are also available within the hotel premises. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Goodwill

Address: Kanibahal, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
Location: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Patan (Lalitpur)
Price Range: $36 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Goodwill 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Quieter floor”
rabinatrainee, Jul 3, 2016 | Read review
“For air-conditioned room, be sure to pick up Deluxe room. The normal room only provides you fan. Also, no lift here, so pick lower floor.”
stdavidk, Sep 11, 2015 | Read review
“Great views from the top floor and these rooms also have air conditioning”
AlastairT_11, Aug 23, 2015 | Read review
“Top floor is best”
diminocd, Jun 19, 2015 | Read review
“Check the upper categoy, renovated rooms if you are not afraid of having to get on the 4th floor by foot (no lift)”
dumdom, Apr 24, 2015 | Read review
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