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Pokhara, Nepal
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47 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

A friendly family, great location, clean accommodations, and good prices make Mandap a good choice if you're looking for a Hotel (rather than a more basic Guest House) in the upper Lakeside (Kahare Chowk) area. Mandap is located only a two-minute walk from Phewa Lake, and at a small intersection teeming with restaurants, bars, general stores, coffee shops, and vendors... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

A 30 minute walk from the tourist bus station but a 2 minute walk to the lake and the restaurants of the lakeside area. Attentive staff, tasty breakfast and a comfortable, spacious triple room all for $15. Some power cuts (this us Nepal after all) but a backup circuit made sure there were always lights. WiFi speed average but strong... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

You will get this between NPR 1200 and 1500. I believe you can negotiate.. We paid Npr 1500 because the room was facing the road and gate . Poor wifi No electricity. They will only switch on the generator when they feel like.. well to me it felt like they were saving up the kerosene. Remote control of TV being... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I stayed at Hotel Mandap for 3 days, twice eating there at lunch times as the food was simple but so good and so cheap! They have solar heating of water and some solar electricity (so there are always light even when the city loses its power) and the people are lovely and friendly. And it is a very short... More 

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Lamberts Bay
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 May 2013

We stayed at Mandap for a total of 9 nights and enjoyed every minute. Very friendly staff, everybody greeting you in the morning. Had my coffee on the 1st floor balcony every morning and watched the streets come alive. Excellent room service. Excellent location in the heart of Thamel. Sam's Bar opposite the road a bit noisy, but earplugs from... More 

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Madrid-Delhi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2013

When we ordered the bill in the restaurant, the waiter came with 10 papers and the calculator and he made some numbers and told us one amount, we were not convinced and we took the calculator and the prices of the menu and then our result was 1000 rs less than the amount he told us. When we requested to... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Strange that the Mandap is only listed under hotels since the restaurant - located in a prominent position on one of Thamel's main thoroughfares - is more popular. Reasonable food, adequate service... nothing particularly memorable about it. Three stars plus a half for the unusually good coffee.

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Melbourne, Australia
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107 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2013

I've stayed at Mandap 3 different times over the past few yearts. Invariably friendly and helpful staff. The restaurant with its open fire is just the place to have breakfast on a crisp winters day. Have stayed with family and longer times when volunteering. Courtyard protected from the road by a bakery..with 'real'coffee but try the masala chai instead...brilliant. Good... More 

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California
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103 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2013

Cheap place to stay in Thamel, that's about it. Bedspread was dirty, no hot water for the shower until I complained, lights went out periodically. No elevator. Breakfast was included and it was great.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2013

Didn't stay at the hotel but have visited the restaurant a few times and not been disappointed with the food. Has a nice fireplace and cosy atmosphere inside and the menu is extensive - good vegetarian options. Plates are large... The veg moussaka was nice although maybe not really a moussaka and the spaghetti was a little overcooked but had... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Mandap is located just 10 minutes drive from the tourist bus park and airport. It is a clean and well arranged place overlooking the Fewa Lake. Mandap has been serving its guests since 1997 and still continues to do so. Run by the family involved in tourism for more than 25 years, it is a perfect place to stay in Pokhara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Mandap

Address: Lakeside-6 | Khahare, Pokhara 00977, Nepal
Region: Nepal > Western Region > Gandaki Zone > Pokhara
Price Range: ₹ 1,028 - ₹ 2,399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“2nd floor is good (i.e. not ground floor).”
 of 5 bubbles Graham_from_Sussex, 23 Aug 2013 | Read review
“rooms on the higher floors and left hand side (facing away from the street) are the pick. Laundry service next at back of courtyard is excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles 161JamesD, 28 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Kathmandu is cheap. Scrounge up a bit more money and stay elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles Kilty17, 10 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Bring a small flashlight for nightly powercuts!”
 of 5 bubbles JohannD471, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Try not to take rooms on the same floor as the lobby; the windows open out to a back alley. Try to get a back-side room on higher floor away from the road to avoid noise from the traffic below.”
 of 5 bubbles incognito6174, 29 Sep 2011 | Read review
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