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the Sparkling Turtle Backpackers Hostel

Swoyambhu -15, Kimdole Kathmandu, Buddha Park, Kathmandu, Nepal


  • 92%Value For Money
  • 88%Security
  • 71%Location
  • 91%Staff
  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 94%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

Property Information:

We are an independent Backpackers Hostel located in the heart of the sacred and mystical town of Swoyambhu (MONKEY TEMPLE) Kathmandu.
The Sparkling Turtle Backpackers Hostel offers a unique opportunity to live among Holy Monkeys and to experience the vibrant chanting of the Monks prayers from the many monasteries that surround Swoyambhu.
We offer clean, affordable and safe accommodations for all those who have come to explore the endless beauty that Nepal has to offer.
You will find a friendly and comfortable atmosphere to connect with and share stories among other travelers.
After a long day of sightseeing and traveling come and relax in our Chill out Cafe . We have an Nepali infused style European BBQ and a salad bar designed by our Chef, as we know that it can be challenging to consistently eat local foods. A definite refresher for those who are traveling long term through Nepal and India!
Our Cafe includes locally grown Boutique Coffee, international and local selection of a wide variety of premium Teas, Wines and Beers.
We can arrange for in-expensive airport pick up, please let us know 24 hours in advance with full name , flight number, airline name, time and date.
The Sparkling Turtle Backpackers hostel features include:
-Free Linens
-Free Breakfast
-Free Luggage storage
-Travel desk
-European style washing machine
Please note that we have a cancellation policy of 48 hours

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  • Latest Review

    Peacefull and fun.. I felt really at home in The Turtle. The staff is friendly and always ready to help you when needed. The rooms were simple but all facilities were somewhere in the building. Just ask. And take some time to chat with the staff, they're always open for your feedback.
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      ThereIGo, Netherlands, Female, 25-30
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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine


  • No Curfew
  • Pet Friendly
  • Taxes Not Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

the Sparkling Turtle Backpackers Hostel Located at Swoyambhu -15, Kimdole Kathmandu, Buddha Park, Kathmandu.
the Sparkling Turtle Backpackers Hostel
Kathmandu 7265 Swoyambhu -15, Kimdole Kathmandu, Buddha Park
87% 218
27.7135840 85.2844190
the Sparkling Turtle Backpackers Hostel
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