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    Hotel Excelsior

    P.O. Box 9432, Thamel | Narsingh Camp, Kathmandu, Nepal
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    • Excellent38%
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    • Average9%
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    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    I was backpacking my way around from San Francisco to Bali, worked a while in Tokyo, spent some months in Thailand and was on my way to Greece. The cheapest flight I could find was on Bangladesh Air (with all the goats and chickens...almost joking),...More

    Thank lgking
    Reviewed 8 December 2016

    My wife and I stay at the Excelsior every time we visit Kathmandu... over a dozen times in the past 15 years. The hotel is the best choice if you want to be close to the shops and restaurants in Thamel. The staff is very...More

    1  Thank dladle
    Reviewed 25 November 2016

    This hotel was a very good hotel. Made so by the friendly staff and helpful manager. They made us feel at home for the full week we stayed with them. I highly recommend the Hotel Excelsior to you. I stay in many hotels all around...More

    Thank Rick M
    Reviewed 10 October 2016

    Stayed for 2 nights in the new wing of this large city centre hotel,which was preferable to the older, outdated and very smelly adjacent hotel. Wonderful staff. Comfortable rooms with limited views due to location. Roof terrace is lovely for dining. Good selection of shops,...More

    Thank 1dormy
    Response from Kunsang D, Owner at Hotel ExcelsiorResponded 25 October 2016

    Well we are a little confused when you say the "adjacent hotel", anyway we are happy you had a comfortable stay. we would like to know which in house spa was recommended to you, very important for us to know, so that such similar mistakes...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2016

    More then 40 times I visited Nepal for trekking, climbing and my schoolproject in the valley. I stayed in several hotels in Kathmandu and elsewhere in Nepal in all those years, so I think I am able to compare accomodations. In 1993 Hotel Excelsior was...More

    Thank tfranken
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
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    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • US$21 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Location
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    • Bagmati Zone >
    • Kathmandu Valley >
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    • Also Known As
    • Excelsior Hotel Kathmandu
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    "Have a room higher up, for the view and a bit quieter."
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    "Ask for a room on the front side of the hotel. The rooms on the backside tend to hear noise from the bar..."
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