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Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a tour operator from Denmark, and I have traveled with groups in Bhutan for more than 15 years and have tried a number of hotels across most of Bhutan. To come to Rinchenling in Bumthang is something we always look forward to. Really good, clean and cozy rooms, great service, and with owners who are very special and... More 

Thank Lidvin V
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

Incredible food. Wonderful rooms. Amazing, kind, attentive owners who were there for us day and night, and were incredibly helpful. Magical, peaceful location. Excellent views. Reliable hot water. Beautiful herbal garden. HIGHLY RECOMMEND.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff. The rooms are large and very spacious. The bathroom has a bathtub (soaking tub) plus a full sized shower. There are plenty of electrical outlets. Their laundry service is very good and reasonably priced. The food is basic Bhutanese and is very good. The vegetables are home grown.

1 Thank DonJonovan
Brighton, United Kingdom
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93 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights whilst exploring the Bumthang / Jakar area and were not disappointed. The room was spacious and airy, the staff are all lovely and the food was excellent. Both are dinners were meat free but we scarcely noticed due to the variety and flavours. Breakfast was delicious both days with buckwheat pancakes, homemade bread, jams, locally honey... More 

Thank Steve_Amy
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

The staff of this place is very friendly and helpful. I stayed there for one night twice and they remembered me and what I liked. The beds are comfortable and there is free wifi all over the property, in the rooms and restaurant. The food is relatively good. They plant alot of flowering plants so it really brightens up the... More 

Thank AlvinLah
Beijing, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016

Very tasty food, both at breakfast and dinner. Fresh organic vegetables, home made jams and bread, buckwheat pancakes, complimentary local alcohol,... Service in Bhutan is friendly everywhere, but Rinchenling even beats this. The wood stove, both in the room as in the restaurant, added up to the charm of the place.

Thank Peter C
Geneva, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2016

What a great to stay at when visiting Bumthang. The rooms were very nice and big. The kids appreciated the living room with its Bukhari - specially on 31 December !! The food was very good and the homemade strawberry jam excellent! We will of course not forget the typical hot stone bath. When cold outside, it's the perfect place... More 

Thank Murielle V
Kiev, Ukraine
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2015

Rinchenling lodge is a family hotel quality managed by a couple of owners. It is a big country house with an apple garden. Every room of the hotel has got wi-fi and is equipped with a small stove with extra firewood. So, it is very pleasant to relax there, to warm up the body and muscules. Moreover, there is a... More 

Thank Zelga2015
New Delhi, India
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54 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2015

We were a group of three families on a holiday at Bhutan and stayed at Rinchenling Lodge for 2 nights. What should I say....It was indeed a fabulous stay!....The highest point in our trip. The lodge is very comfortable and very well managed by the family which owns it. The hot stone bath was very traditional and refreshing. The food... More 

Thank drtilaktvs
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in the delux room which was great. I was not pressed with the food( i had breafast only) they try to maintsin the ethnic cuisine, which i respectfuly acknowledge. But it didnt suit my indian taste buds . Staff was cooperative and courteous. Very helpful . But the biggest problem was how to call them ! There s... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rinchenling Lodge is a unique family owned hotel in a safe environment rendering special care to our guest. It is located at the edge of pristine blue pine forest near the oldest temple(Jampa lhakhang)built in 746 AD by Tibetan King Songtsen Gyempo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rinchenling Lodge

Address: Tashi Gatshel | Jambey Lhakhang, Bumthang, Bhutan
Location: Bhutan > Bumthang District > Bumthang
Price Range: $50 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
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