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Naksel Boutique Hotel & SPA

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Located thirty minutes from Paro International Airport, Naksel Boutique Hotel & SPA is a luxury retreat where the comforts of man and the presence of nature combine for a peaceful escape in the hills of Bhutan. Nestled on the edge of the national forest and the quiet Ngoba Village, Naksel derives its name from the Dzongka translation of 'Forest,' which is only fitting for this Himalayan sanctuary. The main lodge and surrounding cottages of Naksel rest on six acres of apple orchard, nearly 2700 meters above sea level. Each room, cottage and suite boasts unparalleled views of Mount Jumolhari, Taktsang Monastery, Sangachoekhor Monastery, and the Paro valley below. Elaborate hand-carved pillars and beautiful stonework exemplify the essence of Bhutan while tapered mud-brick walls provide insulation and restful silence. Leading Bhutan in energy efficiency, Naksel features LED lighting, highly efficient water heaters, and Swedish under floor heating systems preheated by solar panels. Main construction materials for Naksel are indigenous and locally purchased. Traditional windows, mud-bricks, framework and even furniture were locally crafted here in Ngoba Village, connecting Naksel to the surrounding forest. We offer the following room-categories: 1. Superior-room with two-single-size-beds (7 rooms) 2. Deluxe-rooms with 2 standard-size-beds with balcony (24 rooms) 3. Junior-Suites with 2 queen-size-beds. (5 rooms) 4. Executive-roof-top-suites with one king-size-bed (2 rooms)
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Property amenities
Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Boutique
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Paro Airport5 km
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All reviews nak sel tiger's nest underfloor heating floor to ceiling windows heated floors main building hot stone bath breathtaking views the hotel staff approach road bumpy road modern amenities deluxe room heaven on earth hill top wonderful hotel paro valley
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Naksel hotel is set on the hillside couple of kilometers from Paro town. So first thing you need to know is that its a long walk to Paro unless you have transport. The hotel is on a hillside with lots of greenery around. Its really...More

Thank ssockalingam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful boutique resort loacted in the city of Paro in Bhutan. The entire resort is built on a sloping hill with a view of the famour Tiger Cave temple. The rooms were the highlight of our stay...cozy, wooden cottages with floor to...More

Thank KarenAnderson99
Response from Naksel8907, Manager at Naksel Boutique Hotel & SPAResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at Naksel. It was a pleasure having you! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at Naksel and we hope you visit us again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several people had accidents, because of the strange way the bathrooms were set up. We found out we could either have a TV or the fridge connected. Only one plug! Beautiful hotel but........ Food was the usual! Meat is a mass of bones because of...More

Thank Roslyn G
Response from Naksel8907, Manager at Naksel Boutique Hotel & SPAResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to stay with us and for your feedback. For our guest's information, all our rooms are being fitted with extra sockets which will be completed in a few weeks' time. We apologize for the inconvenience it has...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a longish and bumpy road, you will find this lovely hotel on a hillside. The hotel has friendly and sophisticated service. Our room located in separate building and it was one of the biggest hotel room that I have ever had. There was stunning...More

Thank OtS34
Response from Naksel8907, Manager at Naksel Boutique Hotel & SPAResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for your very encouraging review. It was a pleasure having you here. The road that Naksel has built starts only from our signboard till our gate (a total of 3 km). We chose to build this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As I've read through some of the reviews, I noticed that most of the negative comments have to do with the hotels location. And yes, it is off the main road and the road to the hotel is less than ideal. Luckily, we were on...More

Thank Ellen L
Response from Naksel8907, Manager at Naksel Boutique Hotel & SPAResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us. It was a pleasure having you at Naksel. Yes, our location is a little remote but for a very thought out reason. The road that Naksel has built starts only from our signboard till our gate (a...More

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ayeshasul28
24 August 2018|
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Response from RP_traveller_2013 | Reviewed this property |
Naksel is a beautiful hotel. The rooms are large and the ones up on the hill have a great mountain view. There is a little golf cart shuttle that will pick you up and bring you to the main building. Breakfast is included and... More
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VikasJM
2 December 2017|
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Response from miliriri | Reviewed this property |
Nice beautiful place to STAY.....Herbal welcome TEA is good one.....Tiger Nest is in Paro ..Take Horse .they will take you up to 1/3 rd mark up hill only... rest 2/3,you have to walk and coming back by self.. Horse go very... More
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PB2201
1 April 2017|
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Response from Naksel8907 | Property representative |
yes, we do provide extra bed in room with extra charge.
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"Cottage with view of tiger cave temple"
KarenAnderson99
3 weeks ago
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"Handicapped room; has walk in shower"
RoslynG842
3 weeks ago
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"2nd floor rooms will get you a bit better view"
newmexone
4 weeks ago
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"Every room has been a real treat -- stayed there in virtually every season. Comfortable & beautiful..."
jbreen007
31 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 184 - US$ 325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
nak-sel boutique hotel paronak-sel boutique hotel and spa
LOCATION
BhutanParo DistrictParo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
38
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