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    Gakyil

    Wongzin Lam, Thimphu 00975, Bhutan
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    • Excellent49%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 71 reviews

    Reviewed 1 August 2017

    This hotel deserves the 'certificate of excellence' yet again as the service provided to the guests is very prompt. The rooms are very spacious & if you happen to stay at the top floor, you can see the beautiful mountains & nature from your window....More

    Thank Pankhuri11
    Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Pankhuri11, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we thank you for your kind words and are very happy to be your choice in Thimphu. We were most pleased that you enjoyed our hospitality, views and mostly central location. We hope you visit us...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    This quaint little boutique three star hotel in the heart of Thimphu is among the newly built hotels in the city. Its interiors are basic minimalist and had none of the elaborate and loud decals or posters on the wall save for a conversation starter...More

    Thank Eva A
    Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 31 July 2017

    Dear Eva A, Thank you for your in depth review of Gakyil, we were happy to be your choice in Thimphu. We were happy to note that you enjoyed our facilities, central location, staff services food. While we do not have Egyptian or Prima cotton...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    The location of the hotel is ok, close to the shopping areas and other restaurants. The upkeep also is good. The only problem is the limited food provided in their buffet. Dull and uninspiring. No variety too. The staff at this hotel is much better...More

    Thank Travelcrazy26
    Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 31 July 2017

    Dear Travelcrazy26, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we were happy to be your choice in Thimphu. We were happy to note that you enjoyed our central location, staff services and were very sorry to hear about your less than favorable experience with our...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    Summary: Beautiful hotel, wonderful staff, hospitality at its best, amazing food, food available in the in-house restaurant and as room service too, lift available, right in the market place, next to the Clock Tower Square, cabs easily available, easy access to everything, most attractions within...More

    Thank Dipti D
    Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 4 July 2017

    Dear Dipti D, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we were glad to be able to be of service during your time of need. All of the Gakyil team and Rinzin our General Manager hope that your father is well and wish your family...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

    -smack bang in the town centre right by the town square clock tower, though the town is easily walkable end to end -rooms equipped with modern amenities; led TVs, Grohe toilet fixtures (no air conditioning), though the finishing/furnishings is poor and feels old and worn...More

    Thank JohnnyS_HK
    Response from DGManager, Manager at GakyilResponded 7 June 2017

    Dear JohnnyS_HK, Thank you for your review of Gakyil, we are glad you enjoyed our central location and our food. We hope you visit Bhutan and Osel again. Regards

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$ 51 - US$ 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Thimphu
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Aniruddha B
    12 May 2017|
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    Response from DGManager | Property representative |
    Dear Aniruddha, Posting of contact information is against TripAdvisor guidelines. You may google us and find our details there.
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    Saghirrahim
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from Kuenga G | Property representative |
    Gakyil does not have its own tour guides but we would be happy to help with acquiring one.
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    CaJacki
    6 November 2015|
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    Response from Mavisimo | Reviewed this property |
    This a modern hotelat least the one I reviewed in Thimpu was. There aren't any overwater bungalows in this hotel and the hotel itself is some distance from the river. Hope that helps.
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    "Above rooms will have a view of Buddha statue. Early moring barking of dogs can also be avoided in upper..."
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    "Choose as high floor as possible, due to the barking dogs which is problem throughout Bhutan!"
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    "Top floor rooms."
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    "Rooms away from the main road are very quite."
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