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    Hotel Shanker

    | Lazimpat, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good46%
          • Average15%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “old palace” (51 reviews)
          “swimming pool” (53 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Poolside Bar
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 973 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          The Shanker markets itself quite heavily on its ‘old world charm’ and the more cynical could read this as ‘has seen better days, perhaps in the middle of the last century or before’. This, however, is Kathmandu, home to the budget hostel and by local...More

          Thank ianmcmechan
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          It was a very nice and massive hotel. Pool looked fabulous but didn't swim as was raining. Had dinner at the hotel it was very nice food. Breakfast was pretty good too. Staff were very friendly. It was a little bit of a walk to...More

          Thank Sophie H
          Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded yesterday

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your gift of feedback. I am glad to hear you that you enjoyed your stay with us.Our entire Shanker Team Is happy to read your review. In your next visit we recommend you to speak to our travel desk regarding...More

          Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

          Although the hotel was under renovation we were not inconvenienced at all. It will be amazing when finished. The hotel is a former palace with a beautiful garden and pool. Great service. We had a suite room on the top floor. We noticed a slight...More

          Thank TimBLeeds
          Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded yesterday

          Dear Happy Guest, Thank you for your gift of feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we were able to solve your issue instantly. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Thank You ! Happy...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The hotel was undergoing renovations when we were there, so we did not see the main reception, but rather a side room which was pretty small and utilitarian. The hotel was a former palace and as such was historically interesting. However the rooms were small...More

          Thank joyceOttawa
          Response from P S, executive manager at Hotel ShankerResponded yesterday

          Dear guest, Thank you for your gift of feedback. Our team is always happy and on hand to assist all our guests to ensure a most inspiring stay. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for your next visit in order to arrange all...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We reached here on 15th June and checked out on 17th June. The property is really nice and value for money. We took suite room which is real value for money. The room size, amenities everything was perfect. Just one thing to care of. The...More

          Thank Aquacool-Gagan
          Response from P S, Executive Manager at Hotel ShankerResponded yesterday

          Thank your gift of feedback. We are glad to hear that you liked our suite room and found it "real value for money". We always try our level best to improve on our services and recommendations coming from our valued guests are highly appreciated. Our...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 57 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Kathmandu
          • #14 Family Hotel in Kathmandu
          • #15 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
          • #16 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 94
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          • Location
          • Nepal >
          • Central Region >
          • Bagmati Zone >
          • Kathmandu Valley >
          • Kathmandu
          • Also Known As
          • Shanker Hotel Kathmandu
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          Traveller (519)
          Room & Suite (127)
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          Hotel & Grounds (367)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Dreamerworldtravel
          When will the renovations end? Have any suites with private balcony? Which suite fo you recomend for great view?
          29 May 2017|
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          Response from P S | Property representative |
          Renovations will still take couple of months to be over. For security purpose we do not provide any rooms with balcony. recommended suite 701 with garden view.
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          Victoria K
          Hello, does the airport transfer only refer to pick up? I would only need a drop off as I'd like to end my Kathmandu visit at this hotel. Thanks!
          7 March 2017|
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          Response from P S | Property representative |
          Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Hotel Shanker ! Do send us your flight details via email. We will guide you through your airport transfer.Normally it includes both ways. Thank you !
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          upstatewanderer
          Can anyone recommend the massages at the spa?
          23 August 2016|
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          Response from P S | Property representative |
          You may use Tranquility Spa at the Hotel. Trekkers massage or Ayurvedic massage is good .
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          Room Tips
          "I upgraded from standard to superior and was very happy."
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          "I saw other rooms but they were all great"
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          "if you don't like walking then ask how far the room is from reception"
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          "Cannot comment on this"
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