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Hotel Potala Reviews

PO Box: 26182, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal

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66 Total Reviews
  • 50%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 100%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 50%Atmosphere
  • 50%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

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Friendly staff, good breakfast included, constant hot water. Only downside... You don't get any sleep. The hotel is nestled between about 3 different clubs and the music doesn't stop until the wee hours. The owner kindly let me move rooms as my first one had a window that directly looked into a rock venue. The new room was equally as noisy but next to a cheesy dance club. So you can choose what type of music you'd like blaring in to your room at night, but even ear plugs won't block it out.


Right in the centre of Thamel - so excellent location in that sense. But also directly in between a night club

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