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Backyard Hotel

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Great location, very friendly helpful staff, clean rooms, good wifi, free airport pick-up and very reasonably priced! Excellent choice in Thamel, we could have asked for a better time in Kathmandu. Will definitely return!

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5Thank Sarah1988Melbourne
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

The location of the hotel is very strategically located in the heart of Thamel with lotsa eateries and souvenir shops. The room is very clean and heater was on the whole night that added comfort to the cold winter.

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6Thank adrianne_yap
Paris, France
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Nice location because it is not on a main road. Lovely staff!! always very helpful and friendly. The room we had was clean, and big enough. Breakfast on the terrasse was much appreciated! If I ever go back to Kathmandu, I will definitely come back :D

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2Thank KARINE B
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Great location in Thamel on quiet lane, steps away from all the action.Room was great with 24hr hot water(important!) and sunny side facing for brightness and warmth.Breakfast on sunny roof top was great (incl with our room rate)quiet with newspaper felt like brekkies at home.Most importantly staff are very helpful , Gopikrish at reception and Durga the manager saw to...

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4Thank Tim L
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

The hotel is average. You need to go to 6th floor for breakfast which is not inclusive of your room tariff. 👎 They got free Wi- Fi 👍 Parking facility 👍 Bathroom are clean but compact. These ppl dont provide us with soap and other bathroom amenities.👎 So ok ok place.

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3Thank Yogesh_mech
TSUNEAL, Manager at Backyard Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Backyard for your recent stay in Kathmandu. We have read your comments about the hotel and we greatly appreciate that you took the time to write them, as our guests’ satisfaction is our main priority. It is very important for us that our guests’ experiences are shared. Roof top breakfast area is one of...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 February 2015

The hotel staff are very friendly and helpful. Sunil, Siri and the other guy who wears a Cap(forgot his name) who helped us with our bags to the bus station. The place is good easy access and quite close at the Thamel center with lots of shops and restaurants. Upon arriving we were offered by their hot milk tea which...

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3Thank engr_jen
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We arrived into Hotel Backyard direct from the Airport and were immediately made welcome by the friendly staff. The hotel is nothing special, photos on website are tad misleading but this is Kathmandu and for the money the hotel is great value. The room was relatively clean and functional but also basic. We ate on the rooftop terrace for breakfast...

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7Thank Shane H
Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

Great place in the centre of Thamel. Nice rooms and service. Great owner who was helpful in guiding is places to visit. Not a place to have food though. All in all it was a very cost saving place. Enjoyed alot and trust worthy people had left our luggages with them for a day as well. Will visit again.

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14Thank Kashyap G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2015

When we first arrived in Kathmandu, they picked us up from the airport (although our flight was delayed) and we were greeted by a lovely man (who works mostly at reception). Unfortunately I don't know his name, but he is always around :) Some people mentioned below that the staff pushes you to tours, I did not have that experience....

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13Thank Nicole546829
India
Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

Its a Value for money hotel . The hotel staff are so good and friendly and guided us to know new places in Kathmandu.The food & accommodation is great. I personally reccommend Backyard Hotel for people who want to travel to Kathmandu. I personally thank the Hotel Management, Chef,TourGuide,chauffer for making our trip memorable

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backyard Hotel is situated in a bustling tourist area of Thamel in a very convenient location for everything that a tourist might be looking for, the best restaurants, shopping, the best bookshops and the tourist bus stop. This 40 roomed hotel offers excellent service in a clean and comfortable environment where you will find people eager to please you all the time. Mixed dormitory, budget, standard, deluxe and super deluxe rooms are available for booking. Just 5 km away from the TIA, a free airport pickup is provided by the hotel if requested in advance via e-mail. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backyard Hotel

Address: Chibihal Street | Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: ₹ 1,303 - ₹ 2,606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Backyard Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#9 Family Hotel in Kathmandu
#19 Best Value Hotel in Kathmandu
#26 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
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