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Oakland, California
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Not fancy, but some old world charm, clean, quiet, old hotel on a hill, with wonderful Nepali hospitality. The road is out because of a bridge construction and will be out for some time, so the walk to and from town was muddy and slippery; you may want to ask the hotel for a lift on their scooter (an adventure... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2016

You can't say I was in Bhaktapur, if you have not been at least a couple of days in the Planet. With Francesco, Yam and the lovely staff you can feel at home ! All of them are always smile. Yam is one of the best guide that I've ever had in my life, he knows a lot of places... More 

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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I stayed at Baktapur for a week in July. The atmosphere is family , great food clean rooms. But this is not all the professionalism of Yam ( as a guide ) and Francesco ( supervisor ) provides an insight into Nepal from inside as told with the utmost professionalism from those who love him . Myths : Nepal is... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

The staff was very friendly and helpful, they dropped us off in the city and helped us with other stuff too. We ate here twice as the food was really good. The location is a bit outside and I feel like it is wrongly indicated on booking.com or google or there is an imitator.

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Thank Pavel S
Nepalplanet, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Planet Bhaktapur Hotel, responded to this review

Namaste ! ThankYou for your stayng here and for your review. I think we had a problem till 2 weeks before with a wrong and fake duplicate, now the position in map of Planet Bhaktapur Hotel and also of La Bella Nepali Restaurant (inside of Hotel) is correct. We'll stay 650 meter far from the Bhaktapur's north Gate, in Mandev... More 

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

This is a place where I feel my home with my family and good Friend together. . . with love and Peace... . . . so, this is my third time here in planet Bhaktapur hotel. . . if you need one place Nice, Clear, with Nice people, come here, is also your home. . . . than Nice room,... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Over a stay of several days, which coincided with Nepali New Year, I experienced wonderful meals, service and hospitality. The location, a bit above the town, is scenic and quiet, and the staff will provide transport to and fro. Walking takes about fifteen minutes. My first floor room was spacious and quiet, affording sound sleeping. My favorite dish, prepared with... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We cannot thank Yam, Francesco and their team enough for looking after us so well. The food, the service ... everything was amazing;nothing was too much trouble. We felt very well looked after and would recommend this to trekkers, couples and families alike who are looking for a great place to stay. Anything we needed was taken care of and... More 

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Berkeley, California
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25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Nice facility and comfortable rooms. The beds were especially comfortable (compared with many hotels in Nepal) and the towels were good (another noteworthy feature in Nepal). The staff worked hard to make sure we had what we needed. The building has very nice gardens and courtyard, and is a short, easy walk to Bhaktapur (which is a place worth walking... More 

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Thank Stephanie B
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

I spent a total of 10 days here with my family. It was a very warm experience at every level. The hotel is in an amazing position with the view of Bhaktapur (15mins walking), with a very nice and quite garden where you can relax yourself. Rooms are clean, confortable with nice views. The team is very friendly with children... More 

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Nepalplanet, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Planet Bhaktapur Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You Corrado, it was a pleasure to host your family at Planet Bhaktapur. Thanks for the kind words and for Friendship. Hoping to welcome you again, all good and Namaste! More 

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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

My family and I stayed here for 6 nights over New year. We had an incredible stay. All of the staff went out of their way to be helpful with every detail. We booked a full package via Francesco, the Italian co owner, before we arrived - including special dietary requests (difficult ones too which were managed seemlessly), full tours... More 

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Nepalplanet, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Planet Bhaktapur Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks to the friendly quintet, your company for us and for the other guests at the Planet Bhaktapur was delicious. Thanks also from Nepal that have helped before and during your trip. The next Christmas, who knows ... No problem with cold in Nepal and at Planet Bhaktapur. This winter Nepal has been plagued by lack of gas and petrol,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located on the top of small hill situated 1 km from Bhaktapur Durbar Square (10 minutes walking). 13 rooms with attached bathroom, 24 hour hot water, free wifi in rooms and in garden too. 5 large rooms (mt 7x5) and 8 standard rooms (mt 4.5x4). "La Bella Nepali" restaurant on ground floor or in the garden and rooftop terrace can serve Nepali, international and good Italian food. Tour desk helping you traveling around all Nepal (and Tibet too). We organize also tours. Special offer 6 days/6 nights HP with car and driver included to visit the Kathmandu Valley and surrounding places. For anything is not written here, please ask and we try to do our best to help You. Namaste ! Francesco and Yam. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Planet Bhaktapur Hotel

Address: Mandev Marg 7 | Jhaukhel Vdc, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Bhaktapur
Price Range: $44 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“A corner room might have the best light”
 of 5 bubbles Tristromo519, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Both our rooms were very nice. Basic but very comfortable.”
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“Ask for a garden view. The corner suites are nice.”
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“Corner rooms have 3 beds I believe but more windows. My room, was on the sunny side which is nice.”
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