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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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“clock tower”(19 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is centrally located on the main street of Thimpu close to the clock tower and archery ground. We were three adults - the room was large and easily accomodated three beds and was as per expected standards. The highlight was the staff - particularly...More

Thank vartakav2018
Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 1 week ago

Dear vartakav2018, Thank you for your review of Gakyil we were happy to be your choice in Thimphu and more than happy to be of service to you. We hope that you return to visit Bhutan and Gakyil again soon. Regards Sushila Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice hotel at the heart of the city.. close to clock tower and the market place Spacious room.. we were at 408 .opens to awesome view.. clean bedsheets..Clean room, clean washroom... Lott of space to roam around in the room...food is so so.....More

Thank malini55
Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear malini55, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we were glad to be your choice in Thimphu and very proud to have your praise. We hope the rest of your stay in Bhutan was as pleasant and hope to see you again. Regards Ashimita

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights with family and friends..next to clocktower, we may say that is in the heart of Thimpu. When your tour operator puts you back after a days tour by 5 pm you can roam around do some souvenir shopping. Have coffee and...More

Thank niranjannavada
Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear niranjannavada, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we were glad to be your choice in Thimphu and happy to note you enjoyed our central location. We hope to see you back in Bhutan and Gakyil soon. Regards Ashmita

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Very clean cozy place to stay. Its nearv he clock tower. Its almost middle of the town. Lovely food, and very helpful staff. I loved their bhutaneese cuisine. Definitely my reliable, comfortable place to stay whenever am in Thimpu.

Thank Subho_traveller
Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Subho_traveller, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we were happy to be your choice in Thimphu. It was a pleasure to be of service and we hope to see you again in Bhutan and Gakyil soon. Regards Ashmita S.

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The hotel staff is very warm and welcoming. The rooms are neat and tidy, nothing less than a 4 star property. The bathroom has a tub. The restaurant serves delicious food and prices are appropriate. Ashmita the hotel manager is very knowledgeable and hospitable, she...More

Thank Nomadic_travelr
Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Nomadic_travelr, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we were happy to be your choice in Thimphu and hope that we can be the same in future. Thank you and we hope to see you in Bhutan and Gakyil. Regards Ashmita S

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Dhawal_Keswani
17 December 2017|
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Response from Doug W | Reviewed this property |
Yes this hotel has WiFI. Good WiFI.
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Aniruddha B
12 May 2017|
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Dear Aniruddha, Posting of contact information is against TripAdvisor guidelines. You may google us and find our details there.
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Saghirrahim
7 January 2017|
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Gakyil does not have its own tour guides but we would be happy to help with acquiring one.
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"Corner room on the top floor offers best view. Rooms in top two floors offer flat TVs."
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"Above rooms will have a view of Buddha statue. Early moring barking of dogs can also be avoided in upper..."
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"Choose as high floor as possible, due to the barking dogs which is problem throughout Bhutan!"
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"Top floor rooms."
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