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Potala Guest House

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  • Excellent34%
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“deluxe rooms”(7 reviews)
“free wifi”(7 reviews)
“great shower”(2 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 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we came to the guest house we were told that there are two types of rooms : delux and normal rooms. We asked for a normal room and asked to see the rooms. We were taken to a room and asked if the room...More

1  Thank Gaby F
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

On behalf of Potala Guest House, I want to extend my sincerest apologies for the experience that you had during your stay with us. We always respect our guest views & thank you for bringing this issue to our attention. We wouldn't be able to...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

Staffs were welcoming and very friendly. Deluxe room was clean and comfortable. Good service with perfect location for anyone out there who is traveling in Kathmandu and wants to stay near thamel area.More

1  Thank Sangmo G
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Sincerely thanking you for your kind feedback & overall observation, though we are centrally located at the middle of the Thamel, we are still away from the noise of the night life of the Thamel, hustle & bustle. we look forward to have you back...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Discovered just as walking by, popped in to check as we were staying nearby. Staff were extremely friendly and professional, rooms were great and hot showers outstanding. Ended up staying again a month later after trekking and climbing in the mountains. Again an outstanding experience....More

1  Thank Kev N Bob C
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 27 February 2018

Sincerely thanking you for your overall observation & kind feedback,It feels truly rewarding & motivating to receive such a positive feedback. your feedback will be shared with our entire team & looking forward to have you back with us with the assurance of your another...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018

Enjoyed my stay. The rooms are comfortable and had good hot water running. Staffs are friendly and very welcoming, esp Mr. Punya Ratna at the front desk. He was very helpful and cheerful all the time. Mr. Rinzin Manager of the hotel was very welcoming...More

1  Thank JambayangBhutan T
Response from potala G, Manager at Potala Guest HouseResponded 15 February 2018

Kuzu Zangbo La!! our sincere greet & it has been always our pleasure to serve our Bhutanese Customers for past 25 years. It feels truly rewarded to receive such a kind appreciation from our guest, your feedback will be shared with our entire team &...More

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

1  Thank Adamelshalakany
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

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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 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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"choose a room with front in the restaurant yard"
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