Apsara Boutique Hotel begins its operation

Posted Feb 2nd, 2016 under Food & Accommodation,

Travelers most preferred place for overnight stays in Kathmandu; Thamel gets the newest Boutique Hotel. Apsara Boutique Hotel, the hotel named after the nymphs of heaven begins its operation from 1st Feb 2016.

Apsara Boutique Hotel

Designed with ancient architectural looks and equipped with every modern facility, the hotel caters its services with 36 Deluxe Rooms and 2 suite rooms. Traditionally devised rooms providing the wonderful city view have comfortable beds with western style bathrooms. With indoor and outdoor restaurants catering wide varieties of food cuisines, the hotel also has spacious parking area.

For those travelers willing to experience the stay in traditional rooms having all modern amenities in relatively competitive price, the hotel could be the best place to stay in Kathmandu. The Deluxe rooms can accommodate friends willing to share rooms with twin single beds, family craving to spend quality time together and the couple preferring absolute privacy in a peaceful environment.

Apsara Boutique Hotel

The prime highlight of the hotel is a spacious “Yoga Hall” having the capacity of 40 people at a time, where guests can practice yoga under the guidance of professional Yoga Teacher. If you are in Kathmandu, giving a try to stay in this newest boutique hotel could be a wise decision.

 

 

Accommodation in Nepal after the quake

Posted Jun 23rd, 2015 under Food & Accommodation, Tourism News,

After the earthquake on 25th April, many travelers around the globe may have been unknown with the accommodation facilities in Nepal.  Here we list out the status of Hotel in Nepal.

 

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Hotel Hyatt Regency in Kathmandu is safe after the earthquake.

Hotel Vajra Guest House, safe accommodation in Kathmandu

Hotel Vajra Guest House, safe accommodation in Kathmandu

List of Hotels that are safe

Hotel Dwarika’s

Kantipur Temple House

Gokarna Forest Resort

Del’ Annapurna

Hyatt Regency

Radisson

Shangri-La

Soaltee Crown Plaza

Yak & Yeti

Malla Hotel

Himalaya Hotel

Hotel Sambhala

Hotel Marsyangdi

Country Villa

Lakeside Retreat

Fishtail Logde

Temple Tree Resort & Spa

Water Front Resort

The Fulbari Resort

Kasara Resort

Tigerland Safari

Hotel Vajra Guest House

Tiger Tops & many more…

 

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Traditional Newari Accomaodation provider Newa Chen in Patan after the quake

Hotels with possibility of renovation:

Kathmandu Guest House

Tibet Guest House

Newa Chen

Club Himalaya

Paradise Inn

Shivapuri Height Cottage

Raniban Retreat

Famous Farm

Himalayan Horizon

Dhulikhel Mountain Resort

Balthali Village Resort

Yeti Mountain Home

The Last Resort

Hotels not in Operation:

Hotel Everest

New Luxury Resort in Nepal- Rupakot Resort

Posted Jan 22nd, 2015 under Food & Accommodation, Luxury Tours,

Rupakot Resort- Resort in Nepal

The Rupakot Resort is a new luxury 5 star category property located in Kaski district, which was officially inaugurated jointly by the Non-Resident Nepali Association’s President, Mr. Shesh Ghale and Mayor of Tielt-Wenge, Belgium, Mr. Rudi Beeken on December 26th, 2014.

This five star category resort is located on the top of Rupakot village about 22 KM East from Pokhara spreading in 25 acres of land. The resort is a combination of nature, luxury and heritage.

 Nature is always at its best at Rupakot offering a wonderful view of Rupa & Begnas Taals (lakes), Himalayas (Annapurna, Fishtail & Manaslu), Pokhara valley and, of course, the sun-rise and the sun-set. This area with sub-tropical climate is a home to verities of flowers, plants, trees, birds, animals and butterflies. Therefore, the resort garden is green and lively with colorful floral species round the year.

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 The rooms are carefully designed and decorated with modern amenities to create the richness of luxury. Every room has a specious balcony to offer a tempting view of lakes, jungles, local villages and the Himalayas.

The architect of the resort adheres the medieval mountain village set up theme, keeping the houses facing south so that every household gets enough sun and fresh air. A great deal of attention has been given to the design to retain and regain the heritage of the mountain. The cluster of tiny houses of the resort, looking as if like a small village keep and maintain the harmony with nature and the surrounding.

Rupakot Resort- Resort in Nepal

Services that include free wifi, DTH television,  drop & pick up facilities to and from Pokhara, Village tour / Hiking around resort, Sun rise & sun set views from resort makes Rupakot Resort an ideal place for researchers, nature lovers and holiday makers.

 

 

Kaze Darbar- the newest Heritage hotel in the heritage valley, Kathmandu

Posted Apr 8th, 2014 under Food & Accommodation, Travel Guide,

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An outdoor glimpse of the heritage hotel- Hotel Kaze Darbar

Every corner of Hotel Kaze Darbar revives neoclassicism of ancient European palace. Converted to a Hotel after well renovation of 20th century Rana Palace, Hotel Kaze Darbar is a Heritage hotel located at Kamalpokhari, 2km away from the touristic hub Thamel. A peaceful home to every visitor to Kathmandu, Hotel Kaze Darbar prioritizes to offer simple and comfortable stay in affordable price. Walls made of bricks and mud, wooden floors, pillars and windows and the roof of terracotta tile, Hotel Kaze Darbar is the newest Character Type Hotel in the city.

Kaze-darbar2Typical Nepalese courtyard in the form of “Chautara”

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A comfortable wooden palace- Kaze Darbar

Operated since November 2013, the hotel has twenty two rooms which include single and twin rooms of standard and deluxe categories. Spacious and clean bathrooms with Japanese style bathtubs (Ofuro), attractive courtyard in the form of chautara, its ancient look, comfortable and well facilitated rooms and restaurant serving wide varieties of food cuisines are the prime highlights of the hotel. “Hotel with no air conditioner and television, yet it is one of the most comfortable hotels in Kathmandu Valley” claims, Anup Shrestha the Operation Manager of the Hotel. Guests on holiday do not have much time to watch television and regarding the temperature the ancient building with 60cm thick wall itself works as AC additionally its Eco-friendly- logic well justified. However, the hotel provides free wifi and heater during winter as well as focuses on adding other necessary amenities as per guest’s suggestions. The peaceful location of the hotel, friendly staffs fluent in speaking English and Japanese languages and the architectural concept and materials used to construct and renovate this ancient building has already  begun to appeal the guests across the globe.

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Single and twin bedrooms decorated in the neo-classical style by expert craftsman of Bhaktapur

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A bathroom with Japanese style tub, Ofuro

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A comfortable lounge in a deluxe room

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A clean spacious restaurant

For further details please log on to the link below.

http://www.kazedarbar.com/

 

Hotel Dhood Gu Lhasa- Your perfect home in Tibet

Posted Apr 2nd, 2014 under Food & Accommodation,

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Dhood Gu Hotel is a famous three star hotel centrally located in downtown Lhasa and near to Barkhor Square. Built with typical Tibetan concept this boutique hotel is wholly inspired by Tibetan architecture. For those seeking privileged location, captivating luxury, tailor made service, and overall enchanting experience, Dhood Gu Hotel is an ideal destination.

Distance to the Tibetan Highlights from Dhood Gu Hotel

Potala Palace                 -2kilometer

Jokhang Monastery      -100meters

Rampoche Monastery   -300meters

Downtown                      -100meters

Train station                -10kilometer

Airport                         -80 kilometers

DhhodGu-hotel-Lhasa4Accommodation facilities in the hotel

With 54rooms, the hotel contains all the amenities and services you would expect from the 4 or 5 star hotels. All the rooms are spacious, comfortable and charming with traditionally painted and decorated Tibetan attributes. The bathrooms are very western and functional. The view from private rooms is exceptionally beautiful.

Total number of rooms -54

Deluxe rooms                -9

Twins rooms                 -26

Single rooms                -19

Facilities and services

  • Continental restaurant
  • Rooftop restaurant and bar
  • Coffee shop and  bakery
  • Business center with internet, email, fax, photo copy services
  • 24 hours rooms service
  • Doctor on call
  • Safe deposit locker
  • Laundry service
  • Travel desk
  • Foreign currency exchange
  • Major credit cards excepted

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Dhood gu Hotel is establish for middle class tourist, especially adventure oriented expecting high level of satisfaction in reasonable price. Full front offices are Nepalese staffs to assure the Nepalese standard of hospitality.

 

 

 

 

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