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Hotel Galingkha

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good47%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“traffic police”(4 reviews)
“no elevator”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
3 Star Hotel
Welcome to the restored and redefined Hotel Galingkha. Situated literally in the heart and junction of what is the burgeoning capital of Bhutan in Thimphu, the hotel is one of the oldest in the kingdom. When the capital was first planned and developed, the area in which Hotel Galingkha...
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Location and contact
Norzin Lam | Opposite to Swiss Bakery, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
22.3 km to Paro Airport
21 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is centrally located and offers clean, comfortable rooms. Food at the hotel was decent. There was no hot water on 2 out of the 4 nights but the staff was helpful and tried to provide accommodations.

Thank Lisa P
Response from pkuenzang, Manager at Hotel GalingkhaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lisa Thank you very much for taking time to do this for us. It gives us immense pleasure to note that. We look forward to an opportunity to welcome you back to our hotel in near future

Reviewed 12 June 2018

I booked a deluxe room for 6 nights for 3 members through Expedia. So I needed an extra bed. Through expedia I had paid for 3 members and the extra bed also. On checking in I was given a room with an extra bed -...More

Thank Satyanath
Response from pkuenzang, Manager at Hotel GalingkhaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Satyanath, Thank you for taking time to share your recent experience at Hotel Galingkha. Your feed back will definitely help us improve and learn more. We truly appreciate, it gives us immense pleasure to note that. We are looking forward welcoming you again in...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

spacious room with nice view of street, good staff, good food. has a nice streetside sitout near restaurant. stairs are not comfortable. no lift hence elderly people please ask for rooms in lower floors. in the middle of market but no noise. A WORD OF...More

Thank Mverma20142014
Response from pkuenzang, Manager at Hotel GalingkhaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mverma20142014 Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at Hotel Galingkha. I am thrilled to hear our Location and view, food and staff that was highlighted and we truly appreciate your constructive feedback on shelves in cupboards we feel really...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Well located in the city of Thimphu , very convenient for shopping and walking outside. The garden of hotel is really nice ! The room is big and well decorated, quiet and clean.The staff are polite and nice! Wonderful memory thereMore

Thank Dor709
Response from pkuenzang, Manager at Hotel GalingkhaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Dor709 Thank you for staying with us and taking time to review on our property. We are delighted to know you had a great stay and enjoy our services. We hope to again have the pleasure of having you with us. Once again thank...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

In one word 'beautiful'. In respect of room quality , service , food quality and taste , behavior of employees and very supportive and humble Manager Mr. Pema Kunzang. My best experience in entire Bhutan comparing to other 3 hotels in Bhutan I stayed. Location...More

Thank PRITESH P
Response from YeshiJigs, Manager at Hotel GalingkhaResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you very much for your good feedback and please visit us again

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$52 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$52 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SudiptaKOL
19 October 2015|
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Response from JpJazee | Reviewed this property |
Hi... This hotel is in Thimphu not in Paro. If u are travelling by a rented vehicle the driver must be knowing this hotel very well as this is very famous and located in a prime location. This is near to Le Meridien... More
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Radhika2080
11 March 2015|
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Response from Rakesh_Alloria | Reviewed this property |
When I stayed there last year it was around Rs 3200.
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"Ensure you are allocated the right room - which you have choosen."
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"no lifts only stairs that too unwieldy hence elderly people can choose rooms on first floor."
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"Corner and Front side rooms"
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"Try top floor for better view"
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