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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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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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.0

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 9.0

  • Cleanliness 10.0

  • Facilities 9.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    28 Mar 2020
    Great hostel in the city centre. Amazing food with huge variations . Stayed here during the lockdown in Kathmandu. The staff always was helpful to make me feel at home . You should definitely check the rooftop hammock amazing place the chill . Thanks will visit again for sure.
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    15 Feb 2020
    I love this place.. Staff is cool
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    04 Mar 2020
    Stayed here for a week before trekking, and also a week during the lockdown in Nepal. The staff was really helpful and made us feel safe. This was my first time travelling alone, and I don't think I could have stayed at a better place!
    Norway, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    29 Feb 2020
    As this is a chain, you don't get the intimate/hospitable atmosphere like you do with independent hostels. I had a painful, injured leg and the staff offered me bottom bunk, but gave me top bunk in the end; disappointing. Just some feedback for the staff. However, the beds are comfortable, the lockers are huge, there's a huge variety of breakfast (expensive though) and the outside areas are amazing, making it easy to meet other travellers. Big shout out to the manager! I recommend this place.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1


    29 Feb 2020
    Great place to stay in Kathmandu! The only thing is that the lockers under the beds do not really provide much safety, since the locked objects are accessible by lifting the mattress of the lower bed.
    Switzerland, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1


    06 Feb 2020
    Perfect hostel to base yourself either side of some trekking. Nice bar/restaurant area at the front, good for meeting other travellers. Useful storage facilities for leaving luggage while trekking, and travel desk for advice.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    28 Nov 2021
    Internet is slow and intermittent. 4G reception is also only 1-bar and barely working, so can't hotspot. Breakfast is very expensive. Eat at Sudeekdha Paratha Ghar nearby Yungling Restaurant (also a great place for lunch).
    New Zealand, Male, 31-40
  • 8.6


    17 Feb 2020
    We stayed in a double private and the bed had definitely been slept in and not changed from the night before. Also, we stayed for a week and not once did anyone come and change the bins, change the coffee cups(bit grim after 3-4 days). Other than that the facilities, location and restaurant were absolutely great.
    England, Couple, 31-40
  • 8.3


    25 Feb 2020
    3 nights. Hot shower, good WiFi and a nice restaurant.
    Norway, Male, 18-24
  • 6.6


    12 Feb 2020
    Average stay here - I was in a downstairs room which wasn't great, super noisy as right next to café and reception and bathroom wasn't good. However the rooftop terrace is awesome and nice communal area. Location is good, still close to all shops, restaurants, cafes etc. Food at onsite cafe is good, recommend the masala omelette for breakfast!
    England, Female, 31-40
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • 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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