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Hotel Moonlight

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2016

In April I took a yoga group to Nepal and we stayed here at the beginning and end of our trip. Although the rebuilding work was ongoing in the reception and restaurant areas it never impacted on our rooms...which we clean, modern, bright, with the best showers ever experienced in Nepal (after ten years of travelling to here), tranquil garden...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Namaste Phillipa ! It was indeed a pleasure having you and your Yoga group stay at Hotel Moonlight last month. Thank you for your time and the review and we hope we will have a pleasure to have your team stay with us again in the near future. We want to maintain this high standard and the comfort to make...

South East England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I visited this hotel in April last year when it had not long been taken over. Some renovation were underway .... Then the earthquake! 2015 Everything came to a stop but thankfully there was no damage. And I left the country. I returned again in the April 2016 to find the place totally transformed. It has the most delightful, beautiful,...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Barbara for your lovely review on our hotel, it was a pleasure having you stay with us again. Yes it was a challenging year for Nepal last year however we have overcome that and we appreciate your encouraging message. We have managed to transform the hotel now and we were working it since we took over the management...

Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed there several times during my trip in Nepal and I had a really good time there. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the owner of the hotel is always in for a chat and (this also applies for the staff!) is really kind, interested and helpfull. The hotel is closely located to Thamel and it has a nice...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you for your time and the review on our hotel, it was a pleasure having you stay at Hotel Moonlight and look forward to your return hopefully soon. Yes the entrance is now nearly completed and we are opening our new restaurant in couple of days. Thank you again for your encouraging note. Namaste! Uttam Phuyal CEO Hotel Moonlight

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

After travelling to Nepal for many years and always staying in the same place this year I stayed in two new places one of which was the delightful Hotel Moonlight. What a find! The hotel is under extensive renovations but this did not interfere with the day to day running of the hotel - and I can't wait to see...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Kay for your time and the review written about our hotel. It was indeed a pleasure having you stay with at Hotel Moonlight. The renovation/upgrading work is almost completed and we only wish you were here for bit more longer. We do look forward to your soon return to Kathmandu and having you stay with us again. We...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016

My first stay at Hotel Moonlight was 15 nights in a twin room, shared with a friend. I had never heard of or been to this hotel, until this year and what a pleasant surprise this turned out to be. The rooms have been nicely styled and they have beautifully 'up-cycled' many items of old furniture to prevent waste and...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Yasmin for your review on our hotel. It was indeed a pleasure having you stay with us in Hotel Moonlight for nearly three weeks. We appreciate your feedback which I shared with all our colleagues at the hotel. We have started the upgrading work since we took over the management in January 2015, we have our brand new...

Hong Kong
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Great place to acclimatise to Kathmandu and Nepal when you first arrive. Or recover and reflect on your way home. Clean, friendly, great food, great service, great rooms - all at a decent price. The central courtyard is an oasis of calm after the mad, dusty streets of Kathmandu and, if you're an early riser, head to the rooftop first...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Ian for your review on our hotel. It was indeed a pleasure having you stay with us at Hotel Moonlight and we hope for your soon return to Kathmandu. We thank you again for your time and review. Have a wonderful day. Namaste! Uttam Phuyal CEO Hotel Moonlight

Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Excellent hotell. The hotel is renovating, and is going to look realy nice when all the work is done. Great location, near Thamel, but away from the noise of the nightclubs. Good breakfast buffe, friendley staff and clean rooms. Love the garden. Defentley going to stay there again on my next visit to Kathmandu.

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for an encouraging note. The management will make sure we continue to offer the best services to our clients. Yes we are fortunate to be rightly positioned where everything is at a very convenient places and it is a very peaceful hotel. It will be a pleasure to have you stay with us again...

Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This hotel has been taken over by the management of the Kathmandu guest house. There is considerable work taking place renovating and improving this venue. Despite this it is a fantastic place to stay, very clean, including air conditioning, with friendly helpful staff and first rate rooms. When all the work is completed, this will be a hotel that will...

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Peter for your review and it was indeed a pleasure having you and your team stay with us in Hotel Moonlight. Yes we have upgraded this place since the new management has taken it over in January 2015. We are nearly done with our upgrading work and we are pleased to see our guests enjoying the comfort. We...

Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 16 April 2016

It's always great to come back to the friendly staff at the Hotel Moonlight. There's been an amazing transformation of the rooms and garden. We are eagerly awaiting the opening of the new restaurant in a few days. Meanwhile the buffet breakfast is tasty, especially when eaten outside in the garden..

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Sian for your review on our hotel. It is a pleasure having you stay with us in Hotel Moonlight and yes we have been focusing on upgrading our place since we took over the management since January 2015. Glad the work is nearly complete and we appreciate your encouraging words. Thank you again and have a wonderful day...

Weaverville, California
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Love this nice quiet and clean oasis in the middle of the busy hustle and bustle of Kathmandu. Staff is wonderful and accommodating. After being out and about its nice go sit outside in the courtyard. Still renovating after earthquake but hotel is still nice. Breakfast is great! Would definitely stay again!

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Uttam73, General Manager at Hotel Moonlight, responded to this review

Thank you Kami ji for your review on our hotel. Yes our upgrading work at the hotel is nearly complete and we will be ready to service meals in our new restaurant from next week. Thank you again for your time and the review and look forward to your return to our hotel hopefully in the near future. Namaste! Uttam...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We at Hotel Moonlight would like to add another dimension to your memories of this wondrous Himalayan Kingdom. We not only provide you with comfortable accommodation, but also friendly service and right information for your safe and comfortable journey. The charms and delights of the fabled city of Kathmandu wait for you at Hotel Moonlight. Though situated in the heart of the bustling downtown area, Hotel Moonlight is an oasis of tranquility. There's a lobby on every floor to ensure personalized service. The hotel also has an adjoining annex with 17 Boutique rooms, with the same amenities and all luxuriously furnished. We have total 48 rooms in our hotel. ... more   less 

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Address: Paknajol, Thamel, Kathmandu 6667, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: $71 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Moonlight 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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“rooms on the 5th floor have beautiful view, elevator is built, under construction now, coming soon.”
 of 5 bubbles claudia_braxhoofden, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony”
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“None really. Very nice rooms”
 of 5 bubbles davidgG8971OM, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the boutique section offer a nice breeze”
 of 5 bubbles stevennick, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I have stayed in quite a few rooms in times in Hotel Moonlight and could recommend them all”
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