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Pal Rabten Khansar Guest House

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 February 2016

If you are looking for a great authentic Buddhist monastery experience I recommend staying here. Small clean Great guesthouse connected to a monastery. Be awoken daily by the monastic gong @ 4 AM & join the monks for their daily moring puja right next door. This became my morning ritual for over a month and I grew to learn to...

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed for over 2 weeks. The room was simple but comfortable. Beds are firm, which I prefer but may not suit all. Apart from the odd dog, the area is quiet from about 9.30 pm til 5.30 am, when the gong in the adjoining monastery is beaten. There is pretty much constant power and hot water. Free drinking water is...

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Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 4 December 2014

The main asset of this guest house is its location. It is very near the Boudhanath Stupa, which can be reached on foot about 1 minute away. It is, however, difficult to locate if you are coming from outside of Boudhanath. (At this point, it is worth noting that Nepalese hotels are notorious for not using street names and numbers...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Nice clean guesthouse in a great location only minutes walk from the Stupa. Also great to stay in a different area and get out of Thamel. This place is hard to find - my taxi driver ended up asking several monks for directions as they were the only ones who knew the place. Rooms are clean and spacious. Hotel was...

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Arizona
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I stayed here in June, while I was on my way to Pokara. It's a guest house that is run by Buddhist monks. I booked it through Agoda, as I would be arriving late in Kathmandu. The place is a little hard to find, or at least the cab driver (certified by the airport, no less) seemed utterly baffled. The...

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2Thank drmikeArizona
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 August 2014

We stayed twice in the PRK guest house. Our double rooms were spacious and good value. The service is not exactly enthusiastic, but we always got what we needed. A small garden and a large roof-top terrace ensure relaxing evenings. We would definitely go back there due to the good location and the "at home" feeling.

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Holeby
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

Pal Rabten Khangsar (also called "PRK Guesthouse) is a nice place to live. You will have to accept the nightly trumpets and drums from the monastry that is right behind it. The personnel are kind and willing to help, but not always very good at english. And not very organized either. Do not rely on the offer of an airport...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 7 May 2014

beautiful location for this guest house near the Boudhanath stupa. The rooms and bathrooms are very clean. Shame that the bedding is as hard. The staff is helpful and friendly; Overall Rating positive.

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2Thank Yan De S
Soignies, Belgium
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Efficient staff, beautiful rooms with bathroom. A little bit hard mattress (but it did not personally hamper me). Very clean Guest house with small garden where it is pleasant to read... to recommand.

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2Thank Edel D
Wales
Reviewed 6 April 2014

The staff here are so helpful and the Hotel itself is lovely.We stayed in room 108 and found it to be clean with a good sized bathroom,comfy chair,wardrobe,full size working tv and no power cuts ( must have a generator although we couldn't hear it.)There's a huge rooftop with a kitchen that you're welcome to use.We used it for making...

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Additional Information about Pal Rabten Khansar Guest House

Address: Thamel district | P.o. Box No: 4377, Kathmandu, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: ₹ 560 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 331
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“The double rooms have a bit more floor space than the rooms with twin beds. The wi-fi connection deteriorates the further you are from the front desk.”
chit0f, 4 Dec 2014 | Read review
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863nataliee, 7 Nov 2014 | Read review
“I've heard the rooms that overlook the garden are quieter but we loved room 108 that overlooked the street as you get to watch the world go by from the comfort of your room.Just take earplugs to block out the street dogs in the night.”
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JessG501, 6 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Just call them their all room are best:)”
Naralnabin, 22 Jun 2013 | Read review
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