Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

We provide friendly, clean and affordable dorm and private accommodation with a social environment.

We'd love to help you discover the beautiful culture of this Himalayan land and we aim for a family environment with vegetarian friendly 'family dinner' every night (optional).

We are a group of young friendly staff who have all traveled extensively throughout Nepal and a little around South Asia and are happy to share our experience's with you. We are in close contact with various volunteer organisations and this is a big part of our daily grind. We love the diverse conversations and cultures around our dinner table and relaxed nights on the roof top with acoustic guitar and a chilled beer in hand. We started ONE96 with the hope of connecting people from around the world to volunteer and travel in this amazing country while having a friendly and affordable 'home base' to enjoy your time in Kathmandu. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.5

  • Security 8.5

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 10.0

  • Cleanliness 7.5

  • Facilities 8.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    11 Sep 2019
    I stayed at One96 when I was in Nepal two years ago and didn't think twice about coming back again this time, so that speaks for itself! It's in a great location in Thamel, with everything you'd expect/need from a budget hostel (good wifi, comfy beds, etc), but the staff are what makes it really special- the guys are some of the nicest people I've met while travelling and will go out of their way to welcome you. This place is like home in Nepal, I wouldn't stay anywhere else! :)
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    12 Feb 2019
    Couldn't imagine a better place to stay in Kathmandu!
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    08 Nov 2018
    Amazing staff, just the best relaxed people that turn your stay into a fantastic party :)
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    04 Aug 2018
    Of all the hostels I’ve stayed in, never have I felt so welcome somewhere. As a first time visitor of Nepal, the staff went above and beyond to ensure I had the best possible time during my stay. I appreciate the authenticity of this hostel and those who work here, for they exemplify the affability of Nepali culture. I found Ally, one of the owners of the hostel, to be particularly admirable, as her continual dedication to the improvement of the hostel was inspiring. See you all again someday xx
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1


    18 May 2019
    Great hostel ran by young Nepali guys who have a genuine interest to make sure you have a good time! They're full of advice and tips, and even get involved themselves with trips etc. Good atmosphere on the rooftop terrace, great location and food was nice. Would definitely recommend this hostel.
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    28 May 2019
    Second time back so that should say it all. It’s the perfect place to get to know people and feel like part of a family. Have and will continue to recommend this hostel.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.6


    09 Apr 2019
    Very friendly and helpful staff, great location. A little bit noisy for my taste and the facilities are a bit lacking. Otherwise, very good experience.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 6.3


    02 Jul 2018
    The toilets smelt bad, the shower was not powerful enough and they did not change the bed covers and linen when there's a turnover of people, they simply just remake the bed. However the staff were nice and they have a great rooftop area.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 5.7


    22 Mar 2019
    I booked based on reviews. I got a bit of a shock! I checked out the next day and waited till I have stayed in two other places in Nepal to compare. 0 security, impressive steel cage on stairs but never locked, stray dog s sleeping in stairs and landings. No Lock's on dorm door and poor lockers. Bathrooms are is cheap though. .
    England, Male, 41+
  • 3.4


    19 Aug 2018
    Room lacks lots of needed stuff. Idealt with two employees from the place one of them was completely unhelpful and the other was much more if help. Was really irritated from the building's locked entrance and had to wait for a while until someone noticed me and opened the gate.
    Egypt, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi