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House Of Shambhala

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tibetan style”(11 reviews)
“old town”(16 reviews)
“tibetan hotel”(8 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Concierge
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
3 Star accommodation
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26 Aug.27 Aug.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewstibetan styleold towntibetan hotelmodern comfortsmueslihot waterbutter teafixtures and fittingsunique decorhighly recommend this beautiful hotelfellow guestsbeautiful roof gardenjokhang templeboutique hotelbring earplugsspace heaterspeak fluent english
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Well located in Lhasa old city, the rooms are superbly decorated, each with a unique decor. The bathrooms are immaculate. The restaurant ambiance is just as good as that of the rooms. Wifi throughout. The reception staff are cordial, polite, pleasant, kind, and very helpful....More

Thank LMilich
Reviewed 9 July 2018

If you're looking for something different and authentically Tibetan, this is the place! It is a small, really cool hotel, boutique in size and fully Tibetan in design and style. Staff are very accommodating, very pleasant and friendly, rooms are interesting and attractive in style....More

Thank Jeffrey A
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Our Tibetan tour company (Tibet Highland Tours - highly recommend) initially put us in some other hotel but before we came I asked to book our own place because I read all the reviews of HOS. They were fine with that, and I'm so glad...More

Thank Gavin D
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for 6 nights and felt like I was part of the family by the end. As other reviewers have mentioned, this is not a bland 5 star hotel but a genuine Tibetan owned run and styled place with lovely furnishings and style...More

1  Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the Shambala House during our 10 days trip to Tibet. The owner and the staff are very friendly and helpful, restaurant serves some of the most tasty food in Lhasa and you can enjoy a meal with a view...More

Thank pawmat
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
USD 60 - USD 119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Lhasa
#6 Best Value Hotel in Lhasa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 60 - USD 119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Lhasa
#6 Best Value Hotel in Lhasa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (34)
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Sugimin K
19 July 2017|
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Response from Bitten_by_the_bug_10 | Reviewed this property |
I'd say it was reasonably clean but not pristine. There's rugs and furnishings Etc that probably haven't been thoroughly cleaned. A dust allergy sufferer would probably find it less clean than they would like.
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YvesInUK
6 November 2016|
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Response from Weebeastie2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hairdryer Yes, kettle cups tea coffee Yes. The House of Shaambala has everything a regular hotel has and more.
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pg916
27 July 2016|
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Response from lizabethCork | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes as I paid with an Irish credit card and there was no problem
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"I think all rooms are unique. Enjoy!"
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"ask for a suite - some of the rooms are quite large"
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"Room 201 is a queen room and is extra large, could even sleep 2 kids as well in the adjoining room (it is..."
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"the Tantric Suite - #301 - is spacious and beautiful"
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