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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 6 January 2018 via mobile

The common areas are clean and up to scratch. The rooms are a bit cold and are a bit overpriced. Clean. And there's good hot water but you have to wait for it. Friendly staff and good service. Good location.More

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Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 30 January 2018

Sincerely thanking you for your positive feedback. we have noted your feedback regarding hot water & addressing the same,during winter season we have to flow out the cold water left inside the pipeline, so may takes a while to get a hot water. feedback like...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

Currently under renovation upgrading to better rooms and facilities, could add to the affordability in future Current standard room more of lodge type (no A/c) , yet comfortable.Deluxe rooms are larger and roomier. Breakfast not laid out but predetermined based on the type opted ie...More

Thank Hitesh D
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 30 January 2018

Sincerely thanking you for your kind feedback & intensive information, feedback like yours is really helpful for new travelers. your feedback will be shared with the entire team of our guest house & looking forward to have you back with us with the assurance of...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

I really enjoyed my stay at Potala Guest House. Stayed there for 4 days prior to Kopan Monastery and 46 nights after. Staff friendly, knowledgeable, rooms were clean and well kept, Great restaurant, sitting space inside and out. Excellent location.

Thank Mikeysr B
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 6 December 2017

Sincerely, thanking you for your kind feedback & overall observation. we are overwhelmed to read such a positive feedback & looking forward to have you back with us with the assurance of your another great stay. Sincerely, Rinjen lama

Reviewed 24 November 2017

I have stayed at the Potala Guest House each time I have been in Kathmandu, Everyone of the people that work there are kind, caring and informed. Every question I asked they found an answer for whether about Kathmandu or trekking or the rest of...More

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Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 30 November 2017

Sincerely, thanking you for such an extensive & positive feedback, Feedback like yours is truly motivating & rewarding. Your feedback will be shared with entire team of the Potala Guest House & once again looking forward to have you back with us, with the assurance...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We have been staying at the Potala Guesthouse since 2001 and love the great location and friendly staff. Rooms are being refurbished and those that are completed are fantastic. Only trouble was we were not always able to get one of these rooms as they...More

Thank DiBurch2014
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 28 November 2017

It feels always rewarded to receive such a positive feedback from our regular customers, feedback like your is really informative for new arriving guest. Since we have a very limited Deluxe rooms, which is 16 in total, Deluxe rooms needed to be booked in advance...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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