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Hotel Shanker

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today

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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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 12 March 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

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Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded 14 March 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 today

As a foreign business owner in Nepal, I regularly drive to Kathmandu (from Pokhara) with one of my staff for the purpose of meeting with lawyers and visiting government offices. I have regularly used the Shanker hotel for this purpose as it has had convenient...More

Thank BXNDXX
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my personal opinion based on our recent visit. My wife and I stayed here for 6 nights from 8th to 14th June, making this hotel our base for trekking and sightseeing. We arranged all of our trips through the hotels travel desk, the...More

Thank redchico123
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice enough hotel, got it for a good price. Like stated in other reviews, it is a bit old in some parts but the beds and the bathroom are comfortable and clean. Not really a point of concern during my trip, but the refrigerator in...More

Thank Katherine P
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$112 (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
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$112 (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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Traveller (600)
Room & Suite (151)
Pool & Beach (37)
Dining (36)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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AshuSab
4 June 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
5 May 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
20 December 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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