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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Krishna and the guys are great here. Really accommodating and friendly. Definitely make you feel like home. Although on main street of Thamel, still stays quiet and not to much noise in lodge. Thanks again Krishna

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Braeden Namaste! Thank you very much for your valuable time to write review on TripAdvisor about our small place Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you for pointing Friendly Accommodation. We really happy to have such positive comment about us. I will definitely convey your regards to my team. Thanks Braden wish you to see you again Best regards Krishna...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Have been using Bagpackers for a number of years, simply would not use any other place. - we use it for our friends, family and our guest on a selection of our trips. Could not ask for more. Rooftop is a great place to relax.

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Daz Thanks a lot for loving Bag packer's Lodge. I have no more words to say how much you and your lovely wife and your guest love Bag packer' s Lodge. Thanks Again for your valuable time to write review on TripAdvisor About us All the best Warm regards Krishna Bag packer's Lodge Thamel, Kathmandu

Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Bag Packer's Lodge is my home in Thamel. Very friendly staff, tidy rooms,@fordable price, located in the centre of Thamel, and the boys always answer the gate in couple of knocks in the early morning hours when you get caught up with your buddies. Rooftop Restaurant was always thers for my convenient. Thanks Krishna sir and the crew🍻🍻

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Dear Blan ji Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Team. Thanks a lot for your positive Toughs to Us. Thanks for writing on TripAdvisor about bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. we all team of Bag packer's Lodge Is really glad that you enjoying stay like as home. wish to see you again Best regards Krishna Bag packer's Lodge Thamel,...

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I recently visited Nepal on a Kayaking trip and stayed at Bag Packers several times during my stay. The staff we very accommodating and allowed me to keep my kayak in reception and also to leave a bag in their stores while I was away. The rooms were large with a good ensuite bathroom. The roof top restaurant was a...

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Namaste! Alax Thanks a lot Alax for your valuable time to think about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu On TripAdvisor. we really appreciate your review. It may help to find other travelers to fine small but value of money place called Bag Packer's Lodge Kathmandu. We love to such like you adventure people at our hotel. I have been knowing a...

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Clean, friendly staff, good location. Nice rooftop bar/restaurant that I frequently visits to take in the crazy sounds/sights of the busy Thamel streets. The staff was helpful and seems to really care about your stay. Also a nice plus is the complimentary filtered water that you can refill your bottle with. What more could you ask for? Thoroughly enjoyed my...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Michael Namaste and greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu Nepal. Thanks you very much for your valuable time to write comment on TripAdvisor about my place. personally me and my small team of bag packer's Logde are really glad to know that your stay was comfortable with friendly atmosphere . it is will be my pleasure to have chance...

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Bag Packer's Lodge has been my home every time I would come back to Kathmandu. I stayed with them during my 3-month stay in Nepal and felt very welcomed. They were like family to me, always very accommodating, respectful and friendly. The staff pleasantly greets you every morning with a smile on their faces. They can arrange all kinds of...

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Dear Guest Namaste and Warm Greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. Thank you so much for your positive though on TripAdvisor about your " Home Away From Home" Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. I and my small team are really happy to have such a beautiful comment about us. We know that Guest is our God. Thanks a lot to stayed...

Reviewed 10 July 2016

I spent the last three months in Nepal returning to Bag Packers in Thamel, Kathmandu for a couple of weeks at a time and I can honestly say it was like a home away from home. I was met with a big friendly smile and a 'hello Caroline' each time I walked in. The staff, especially Krishna the owner, is...

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krishna d, Owner at Bag Packer's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Caroline Namaste and warm greeting from Bag packer's Lodge thamel Kathmandu, Nepal. Thank you very much for your valuable time to review on tripadvisor about Bag packer's Lodge. We all team are really exciting to have your excellent comment and we all miss you. you and your team are always welcome at Bag packer's Lodge as a good friend...

Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Bag Packer's for an extended period of time during my time in Nepal and it is definitely a home away from home. Great location, the most amazing staff and a beautiful rooftop terrace to enjoy with friends! I will definitely stay again.

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Dear respected Guest Namaste and Greeting from Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu Nepal. Thanks for loving to stay Bag packer's Lodge and thanks for really deserving comment on tripadvisor about our small lodge. personally i am so glad that you had lovely time and your satisfaction, I will convey your regards to my team. Have a great time, Thanks alot. Wish...

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

After having some Nepali friends recommend the Bag Packer's we thought we should try it out. Krishna and the team are what makes this place so great. Warm and inviting each time you walk in the front door. Bagpackers has great sized rooms, showers with occasional hot water (sometimes rare) and power supply is more predictable than many others. The...

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Dear cassie Jonathon Nameste and greeting from Nepal as well as Bag packer's Lodge kathmandu. Thank you very much for your valuable time to think about Bag packer's Lodge kathmandu and thanks a lot for excellent comment on Tripadvisor about small lovely place to stay kathmandu which is called BAG PACKER'S LODGE. We all team of bag packer's lodge were...

Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Nice staff, good location and clean rooms. Ideal if you decide to stay a few days in Khatmandu. Lot of bars and restaurants nearby. Staff willing to help with planning your trip and always open if you have any questions.

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Dear Ruben Namaste! Thanks a lot to stay with us and thanks for your very good review on tripadvisor about Bag packer's Lodge Kathmandu. We all team really glad that you had comfortable stay at bag packer's Lodge. Thank you very much for noted Good location, clean room and helpfull staff. We always worry about service and information is fulfilled...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nameste!! Bag packer's Lodge is centrally located in the heart of thamel, kathmandu's main tourist area. we are surrounded by shops, good restaurant & great entertainment all within walking distance from our hotel. taxi and car facilities are available should you want to venture further a field. travel & trekking agent are easily accessible. This is typical budget type hotel in thamel. We are proud to be honour, cheap and clean hotel with friendly atmosphere in kathmandu. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bag Packer's Lodge

Address: 29 Chaksibari Marg | Center Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: ₹ 682 - ₹ 1,160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bag Packer's Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“quieter rooms at the back”
 of 5 bubbles ginnyfitz, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Nice view of Kathmandu valley from roof top restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles 951rameshk, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms ones at the back are especially quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Back side rooms are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles andybJ6815ZW, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you want a quiet night then get a room in the back of the building. Thamel can get noisy during festivals.”
 of 5 bubbles Nicw1979, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
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