Hotel Shanker

Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal | 4 star hotel
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The quest for another dragonball begins

A travel blog entry by croftyy on Mar 10, 2014

today i decided to have some fun whilst on holiday so i went paintballing, i went for about 3 hours or so, i got hit a few times and i thought it would hurt more than what it did, our team decided to go in the round robin tournament later on in that day, we played some really good teams but we just kept hanging in there and kept winning, it came to …

City tour of Kathmandu

A travel blog entry by sunsurftravel on Feb 24, 2014

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Woke up to a sunny Katmandu. Temp was a balmy 10C in the morning and warmed up to almost
20C in the afternoon. It's almost the end of winter here but we did not expect it to be this warn at this time of the year in Kathmandu.

Left hotel for our tour at about 9.15 am. Headed to Swayambhunath Stupa (literal translation - self arisen …

Day 4

A travel blog entry by croftyy on Mar 09, 2014

after a big night on dank froffies and cheap ass wine i had a quiet day and just lazed around and went for a walk in the city to the markets and bought some fresh fruit and some locally caught fish, i went back to my hotel and dropped every thing off at my room and went for a swim, i then proceeded to go for a walk and explore the outer city of …

The third day and my quest for the 2nd dragonball

A travel blog entry by croftyy on Mar 08, 2014

after getting back from my tour yesterday, i had some tea at the hotel restaurant and then went back to my room where i watched tv and went to sleep, i woke up and went for a swim in the pool where i just relaxed for an hour or 2, i then went to the buffet and had breakfast, when i was eating my food i met a couple from melbourne who were also …

Kathmandu, Nepal

A travel blog entry by kryten4b on Oct 23, 2013

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We flew from San Francisco to Kathmandu on Cathy Pacific on Oct 23 2013. Kathmandu was our base from where we flew to Lhasa Tibet, Lukla for Mt. Everest base camp trek and then finally to fly back home.

Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal, the city has a rich history spanning nearly 2000 years. The city covers an area of 50.67 square …

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This 4 star hotel, located on Lazimpat, Kathmandu, is near Earthbound Expeditions, Mount Everest, Freak Street (Jhhonchen Tole), and Royal Palace.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Shanker Kathmandu

    Reviewed by sunsurftravel

    Looks can be very deceiving.

    Reviewed Feb 24, 2014
    by (1 review) , Canada Flag of Canada

    Hotel look quite nice from the outside with a nice driveway.
    We were part of a group of 11 and as such we got the worst rooms the hotel had to offer. 4 of the rooms were in the "basement" of the hotel. Rooms were pretty small. Windows were exactly like those basement units of houses ie just the very top of the rooms -you can't look out of it. 1 of the room on the 6th floor had a "half window" that you have to kneel to look out. This "hotel" was obviously not built for a hotel but was a palace before. Service was OK, Internet was quite expensive at about 630 NPR for 1 hour, they charge tax and a 10% service fee for internet! Quite a rip off. Will not stay here if I ever go back to Katmandu.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by kryten4b

    Shanker is central

    Reviewed Oct 23, 2013
    by (2 reviews) San Francisco , United States Flag of United States

    A reasonable base to have in Kathmandu, quite central to a number of toursit sites.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by kepi

    Princess residence

    Reviewed Sep 23, 2013
    by (2 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Yes I am a Rahni for a few days !!!

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    Reviewed by nicole.duncan

    Large comfortable rooms

    Reviewed Apr 15, 2012
    by (9 reviews) Southern England , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Comfortable rooms complete with a table and couch. Prompt service (including spaghetti on the room service menu for the traveller tired of curry). Good wi-fi in the room. HOT showers with great water pressure.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Shanker Kathmandu

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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