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Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“stuffed animals”(6 reviews)
“cave restaurant”(3 reviews)
“fun hotel”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsstuffed animalscave restaurantfun hotelsoft toyshour room servicethe penthousenon smokingwould definitely stay here againmini barsister hotelbed was comfortableamazing hotelbooked this hotelpleasant stayquiet at nightstayed for nightswalking distance
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location, being able to walk most places. Apparently there is 2 penguin hotels just 2-300 m apart (older/newer one, one without lift). Had for some reason been moved to the other one upon arrival. Stayed at executive room which has good size. Keep in...More

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Response from Yulia G, Manager at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for writing your review. We strive to provide the utmost comfort to our valued guests and we are delighted that you have had a wonderful stay with us, and thank you for noticing the little touches we put in to ease...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Team exatraveller was recently in Nepal attending the #HTM2018 and we enjoyed the super amazing hospitality at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa, Thamel, Kathmandu. Though we stayed at Aria Boutique Hotel & Spa too for two nights, but I will rate RPBHS a point...More

Thank exatraveller
Response from Yulia G, Manager at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for a wonderful feedback regarding you recent stay with us. We strive to provide the utmost comfort to our valued guests and we are delighted that you have had a wonderful stay with us, and thank you for noticing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great option, one of the best in the city. The hotel has great service and the staff is friendly and helpful. I would return any day especially for the spa and the breakfast. The staff does go the extra mile to help travelers find...More

Thank Alextreker
Response from Yulia G, Manager at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay. We are very glad to see that your overall experience was good with us and you liked our service, food and hard working associates. We are also happy to...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Nice hotel in the slightly quieter (if that's possible!) part of Thamel. Slightly worn around the edges but lots of clean hot water, large bath tubs and wonderful staff. Breakfast was good with a number of different optionsMore

Thank Katie W
Response from Yulia G, Manager at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback. It is very rewarding that you were happy with many facets of our services, that we take great pride in. We are pleased to read that we have been able to make you comfortable during your stay, and...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Our visit to Nepal won’t complete without mention of this Hotel.Though I bit messed up in booking dates the hotel manager made us feel ease and accommodated is suit room without any trouble. The room was amazing. The overall decor with lights , soft toy...More

Thank Chandru K
Response from Yulia G, Manager at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your review. We strive to provide the utmost comfort to our valued guests and we are delighted that you have had a wonderful stay with us, and thank you for noticing the little touches we put in to ease your...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$40 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$40 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (128)
Room & Suite (65)
Dining (21)
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Jenny W
5 May 2018|
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Response from Jeannie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Although we didn’t stay in penthouse suite I believe all the rooms are non smoking. However, if you look at their website it says they do have a smoking room in the hotel for smokers to use.
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Steve T
5 March 2017|
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Response from Sam H | Reviewed this property |
The hotels are affiliated. Yes rooms look the same. My booking was for Royal Penguin hotel. On arrival asked where the lounge and gym were to be told down the road at sister hotel, we had no time for a visit to other hotel... More
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Room Tips
"Lovely hotel - quite once inside even in the most happening place in Kathmandu"
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"Try to get the upper floors so it is quieter."
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"quieter rooms, amazing bathrooms, incredible food and the best massage therapist service."
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"We were on 3rd floor which was fine"
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