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Hotel Encounter Nepal

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Hotel Encounter has been amazing! Some of the most incredible staff I've ever stumbled upon. I wasn't sure what I was getting when approached at the airport, but ended up being the best you could find in Kathmandu as far as I'm concerned. Affordable... with the service of a 4 or 5 star hotel!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had some great food here, service was excellent! The ambiance at the hotel was calming and the fireplace by the garden was great with our dinner for a cold night. We especially liked the non veg Nepalese platter and Mimi's. Hari our waiter was very pleasant and helped us understand some local delicacies.

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2Thank Anisa C
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Everybody here in this hotel are so friendly. The rooms are clean and this place offers you the best for giving you the best attention. I really enjoyed here. Santos have,je,bikash,Rasmi,birendra they are the guys in the lobby...these guys are soon good. They help you with everything you need. My friend birendra the driver. Very polite very friendly. He took...

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3Thank Camilo R
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was my first experience in hotel encounter Nepal which was awesome and really enjoyed each moment .we spend two nights,loved whole ambience . There are so many things I liked about this hotel.first of all, The hotel is located at peaceful environment with a beautiful garden. The front desk staff helped us in booking Nepali traditional massage and also...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Our staff members take their roles in our industry very seriously and try, every day, to provide that quality...

Overijse, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quiet spot in the centre of the city near Thamel. Very friendly personnel, good and modern rooms, good kitchen and having a wood fire during dinner in the garden adds the romance. Thank you Harry ! Marc & Martine, Belgium

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you on your next trip. Kind regards, Hotel Encounter Nepal...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Hotel, friendly staff. Good restaurant. The restaurant manager Harri is very pleasant and he and the rest of the staff can't do enough to help. Lots of free papadoms with drinks and as much food as you can eat. Big recommendations.

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Our staff members take their roles in our industry very seriously and try, every day, to provide that quality...

Reviewed 1 week ago

For an instance I thought it might cost more for the services I require but guess what, got the best services with a great value. I am talking about Encounter Hotel here mmm Encounter Hotel at Kathmandu city more precisely. This Hotel offers a comfortable stay and nice warm SPA it was relaxing yet sweet for me kindaa like it..!!!

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you on your next trip. Kind regards, Hotel Encounter Nepal Samakhusi Marg Thamel Kathmandu Nepal (O) (977) 14423947, 14440476

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly hotel on edge of Thamel. Probably not as squashed in as some of others I saw in the centre. Looked like has a decent amount of rooms and big nice area for meals and relaxing and a quiet roof top terrace I came across. Rooms not fancy but good spacious size and decent price (much better than others suggested...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you on your next trip. Kind regards, Hotel Encounter Nepal...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for three nights in the top tier room and enjoyed our stay so much that we came back for two more nights after our trek in Pokhara. The hotel was comfortable and really felt like home. We loved the view over the city from our balcony and the lounge area in the courtyard is a great calm place...

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Enc N, General Manager at Hotel Encounter Nepal, responded to this review

Dear Sir Erin, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Our staff members take their roles in our industry very seriously and try, every day, to provide that...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This winter spent couple of month at beautiful city of kathmandu valley, quite satisfied with the services provided by Encounter hotel. The staffs here are always willing to help you as much as they can besides the staffs the Hotel offers a natural feel to it as it has got a beautiful garden around the premises Looved it..................!!!! definitely worth...

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Dear Sir, Greetings from Hotel Encounter Nepal Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Our staff members take their roles in our industry very seriously and try, every day, to provide that quality...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Encounter Nepal is a Nepalese character hotel on the northern edge of Thamel just 4 minutes walk away from the lively Thamel Centre, 15 minutes from Tribhuvan International Airport, and 30 minutes from the major world heritage sites. Would you like to have travel information? Our travel consultant at travel office will help you after your arrival next to the reception. No problem! It does not cost you any money and use public transport to get around from there! You will find the taxi or rikshaw stop which will take you to the city tour only 50 meters from the hotel. Major restaurants, bars and pubs of the city are only a 4-minute walk away. The hotel offers 36 different characters rooms all well equipped with a range of facilities and you can choose your room from 7 rooms with balcony with valley view, 16 rooms are garden facing on your preference. Hotel Encounter Nepal also offers a restaurant, renovated in 2009, with bar and sunny area, FREE WiFi, computers, 24 hour security, free high-speed internet and free parking in front of the hotel. 25 rooms offers AC, 24 hours of electric back up although there there is 14 hours of power cut in Kathmandu. Construction Date 1991, Renovation Date 2010. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Encounter Nepal

Address: Samakhusi Marg | Thamel, Galkopakha, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Central Region > Bagmati Zone > Kathmandu Valley > Kathmandu
Price Range: ₹ 1,552 - ₹ 3,712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Encounter Nepal 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Encounter Hotel Kathmandu
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Kathmandu
#10 Business Hotel in Kathmandu
#12 Romantic Hotel in Kathmandu
#12 Family Hotel in Kathmandu
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“Top floor rooms are good with city view..”
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“Chose the rooms in the newer part of the hotel, above the reception area.”
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