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Potala Guest House

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“deluxe rooms”(7 reviews)
“free wifi”(7 reviews)
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All reviewsdeluxe roomsfree wifigreat showertrekking companyday treksmall gardenthamel areafirst floorstreet noisewould stay againrooms are clean and comfortablecouple of nightsmin walkexcellent locationhot waterexcellent stayenjoyed my stay
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place ia well locates in the centrw of Thamel. Rooma are big sized but ask for a superior instead of the standard. Staff is nice and attentive, wifi works quite well in reception but the signal does not reach some rooms. Average stay in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The people make this guesthouse a fantastic place to stay, especially the men who work at Reception. They are all very kind, helpful and friendly. I stayed 4 nights and was always greeted with a warm smile. The women who take care of the rooms...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Potala before and after our trek in the himalayas. Staff are always very friendly and incredibly helpful. Stayed in both the luxury and standard accomodation (before and after trek). New luxury area was very nice, lovely bathrooms and very comfy beds. The standard...More

Thank Stuart B
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

It feels truly motivativating to receive such a kind & positive feedback, specially when it's about our staff behaviour. We believe our staffs make a great difference to meet our customer satisfactory motive & our hotel goal. Your feedback will be shared with our entire...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Classy and comfy. Lights and decor were contemporary. Staff were helpful. Convenient location in the middle of thamel. Taxis always available outside. Plenty of bars outside. Try to avoid the older rooms. They are cheaper but small and a bit smellyMore

Thank amir m
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded yesterday

Sincerely thanking you for your kind feedback & overall observation which is very informative for our new visitors. This year we have come up with 24 Superior room's in B wing. Theme, décor & concept of the room is Tibetan contemporary. It was pleasure to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has a great location in the middle of Thamel. Rooms with garden view are very quiet, the staff is polite and helpful and very friendly. Food in the attached restaurant is good, especially the masala omelet!More

Thank jandrik
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded yesterday

Sincerely thanking you for your kind feedback, we are centrally located at the middle of the Thamel which is the main Tourist attract but we are still away from the noise of night bars & clubs. It feels truly rewarded to receive such a positive...More

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Bhakti G
22 December 2017|
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Response from DiBurch2014 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I cannot help you - do you mean three double beds in one room? They have rooms with one very large beds and one big single bed. You perhaps should contact the hotel directly as they will be able to help you I am... More
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tapindras
26 July 2017|
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Response from potala G | Property representative |
Dear Tapindra Shrestha, Namaste, the price for the room depends on what room do you prefer? standard twin will cost you $39 and Deluxe twin @ $ 55 on BB plan, if you need any further assistant please feel free to contact... More
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RHouglum
3 June 2015|
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Response from potala G | Property representative |
Namaste from Potala Guest House & thank you for your concern on the calamity that struck Nepal, luckily we all are safe & our hotel is safe & fine, we operated our hotel from the 2nd day of the earthquake.
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"Rooms overlooking the outdoor fish/tortoise pool is nice."
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"Rooms above the lobby are better"
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"Most of the rooms are facing inwards from the road so should be quite, there seems to be no lift so prefer..."
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"Rooms at the back always."
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