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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."

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Zostel Kathmandu

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Zostel Kathmandu is the liveliest & classiest backpacker hostel in Kathmandu. Located right in the city's backpacking hub, Thamel, there is no better pitstop for travelers to explore Kathmandu on budget.

Located in Thamel, Zostel captures the essence of the city. It consists of a rooftop bar, a garden cafe to soothe your hunger pangs and a huge rooftop hammock to soak in the sun making new friends.

If the explorer in you is calling out, we’ll hear it well. Every day in Zostel is happening, complete with doses of laughter and experiences. Chill out with the coolest set of people from around the world and travel without hassles.

Before your mischievous minds starts wandering far, let us put one thing real straight, We take the comfort of each and every traveller very seriously.

Also, if getting intoxicated is all you’re looking for, we urge you to look ELSEWHERE. At Zostel, we’d rather pass and share episodes. ;)
Our friendly local staff will help you to plan and explore Beauty of Kathmandu.The sensory overload of sights, sounds and smells. from temples to nightlife shopping, we shall be there for everything.
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Want the ideal base to plan your hiking adventures? Choose Zostel Kathmandu. You'll find us in Kathmandu's main backpacker neighbourhood, Thamel – the ideal spot for getting the most out of your trip around Nepal. We have a relaxed rooftop bar and a common room with a friendly vibe where you can get tips on trekking the Himalayas from other travellers. Worked up an appetite? Order food in our garden café or lie back in our supersize hammocks after a long day with your mates.


Our neighbourhood's brimming with travel agents who can advise you or help you book trips across the country. Or take a 15-minute walk to the Garden of Dreams to experience a slice of nature right here in the city. To get here from Tribhuvan International Airport, we'd recommend taking a 25-minute taxi drive, as there isn't a bus that goes straight to Thamel.

Rooms and Dorms

From both our private rooms and mixed or female-only dorms, you’ll have stunning mountain or valley views. Most have en-suites and all bathrooms have hot showers (which isn't always a given in Nepal). You'll have your linen included and a handy light next to your bunk, so you won't need to keep your neighbour awake if you're reading. There's also a security locker under the bed to store your bags in.

Extras and activities

With art all over the walls, our space is as colourful as the traditional prayer flags we hang up everywhere. We've got free Wi-Fi, so you can Skype your family before going off-grid to the Annapurna Circuit on a multi-day hike, and there's a washing machine to do your laundry in. After a full day of hill climbing, let off some steam in our cosy games room. Got time to explore the city as well as the mountains? Have a chat with the staff on our 24-hour reception about the best local sights, from temples to markets.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.2

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 9.4

  • Cleanliness 9.2

  • Facilities 9.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    20 Jan 2020
    This place has everything and is located not far from many things. Western union, money exchange, sim card store(they tried to scam us though) shopping restaurants and temples. Zostel has a great outdoor restaurant and bar. Great atmosphere.
    USA, Couple, 41+
  • 10.0


    17 Jan 2020
    Nice stay in zostel kathmandu, posh paintings, clean environment and comfy stay. It provides nice hot water shower!! I stayed in the girl’s dorm room for 2 nights and everything is perfect! Rooftop nice place to chill and meet with other backpackers!
    Hong Kong China, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    16 Jan 2020
    Just one night On my way to Pokhara but was perfect. Will certainly return. Thanks
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    28 Dec 2019
    Great place to hangout and connect with folks from across the world.
    India, Male, 41+
  • 9.4


    10 Jan 2020
    Buen hostel, lo recomiendo, estuvimos un par de noches, el staff muy bueno, tiene una excelente terraza y queda cerca de todo
    Argentina, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    26 Jan 2020
    Zostels ktm is one of the best wall art creation I have ever seen in one place. It was just for 2 days for me and give me a lot of good vibes around the world in a short period of time.
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    10 Jan 2020
    Great hostel. Clean, good atmosphere, and handy cafe down below. Would recommend
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 8.3


    18 Jan 2020
    Only stayed at Zostel for two nights. Not many people around since I was traveling off-season, but friendly personell and a cozy, clean room. The female dorm I stayed in comes off as more spacious on the pictures online, but nevertheless for the price you pay it is absolutely fine! Would stay there again! Food on site was the only thing it didn't like too much - only tried the traditional Nepali dishes and have to admit that they were just average.
    Austria, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    03 Jan 2020
    Cosy hostel, great food, welcoming and happy staff! About a 5-7 minute walk to the centre of Thamel. Hot showers and comfortable beds. If it is a sunny day there is a great roof top with an amazing view!
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 2.6


    22 Jan 2020
    I booked for 3 Nights & Ended with one Night. There is no atmospheric at all. Very bad.
    India, Male, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Board Games
  • Games Room


  • 2020

    1st, Country Winners Nepal

  • 2019

    1st, Country Winners Nepal

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