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    Bag Packer's Lodge

    29 Chaksibari Marg | Center Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent72%
          • Very good22%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible2%
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          Rooftop Terrace
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 131 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Between the hospitable staff, great location, affordable prices, and AMAZING food, this is definitely the best place in Kathmandu! I've stayed here multiple times, including for my honeymoon last week. The rooftop is a wonderful place to enjoy an ice cold beer and fresh momos...More

          3  Thank iamkepc
          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          Our family was welcomed so warmly by the staff at Bag Packer's Lodge. The manager, Krishna, was particularly kind and helpful to us as we enjoyed Kathmandu and as he helped us plan our other activities in Nepal. We felt like we were at homw.

          2  Thank Randall P
          Reviewed 17 May 2017

          I have stayed here twice now, on two separate occasions. This is between a budget hotel and a mid-range. You can get a room with an attached or separate bathroom but both are fairly cheap. The rooms are decently clean, despite not always having been...More

          2  Thank KeithTKW
          Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here for four nights while in transit from Tibet to India. I selected a standard single room, which had a large double bed, shower/WC and inclusive breakfast (coffee, omelette and toast and juice). The staff were amazingly friendly, made me feel very welcome, and...More

          2  Thank Justin C
          Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

          This hotel is excellently located in the centre of Thamel and was surprisingly quiet. The room was spacious and clean, as was the bathroom, with plenty of hot water. Wi-fi not great, but this is Nepal! Staff extremely helpful and restaurant generally ok but improvements...More

          3  Thank Kezia L
          Response from krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's LodgeResponded 7 May 2017

          Dear Guest Kazia Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu Nepal. Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor. We all really glad that you had lovely and comfortable stay at Bag packer's Lodge. Thanks for you suggestion about improvement of restaurant,...More

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          • USD 10 - USD 12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 19
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          • Kathmandu Valley >
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          "quieter rooms at the back"
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          "Nice view of Kathmandu valley from roof top restaurant."
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          "The rooms ones at the back are especially quiet."
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          "Back side rooms are quieter"
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