If you are planning to make your holiday amazing in Nepal, want to spend lavishly and searching for luxurious hotels in Kathmandu, we provide you the best 10 amazing expensive luxurious hotels in Kathmandu valley.
1. Hyatt Regency
Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is an urban five-star resort located near Boudhanath stupa, listed in world heritage site by UNESCO, in Kathmandu, Nepal The hotel opened on 27 September 2000 is built on 37 acres of land. It is a full service hotel land the only Hyatt brand property in Nepal under the Hyatt Regency portfolio.The hotel has 280 guest rooms, including eight suites, all with contemporary facilities. These guest rooms are among the largest in Kathmandu , with minimum area of 36 square meters. The entrance of the hotel is designed keeping in mind the culture of Nepal. The hotel is only 4 km away from Tribhuwan International airport and near to business district and shopping areas.
The large swimming pool, good restaurants and Sunday brunch make this the perfect spot for a splurge: after a tough day’s sightseeing unwind with a Shirodhara Ayurvedic treatment at the spa. Extra touches like a 24-hour gym and good room security make this the best hotel in Kathmandu. The Hyatt is a couple of KM outside Kathmandu, on the road to Boudhnath. The club rooms can be great value for couples; for US$55 extra you get breakfast for two, airport transfers, cocktails and wi-fi. Featuring a 24-hour front desk and a large outdoor swimming pool, the Hyatt Regency Kathmandu is located just 1.3 km from the famous UNESCO World Heritage of Boudhanath Stupa.
The property is located 7 km from the famous tourist destination of Thamel. Tribhuwan International Airport is located 4 km away. The Hyatt Regency Kathmandu offers a spa, a fitness centre and a steam and sauna room. Complementing these is a massage centre, a picturesque garden. Guests can also seek travel related assistance at the tour desk. Air-conditioned rooms feature heating facilities as well and are equipped with a work desk, wardrobe, electronic safe, seating area, mini bar and a satellite TV. The en suite bathrooms feature complimentary toiletries.Dining options include the Rox Restaurant which features South European flavors. The Café offers local and International cuisines. Refreshing beverages can be enjoyed at the Rox Bar and The Lounge. Room service options are available throughout the day.
The hotel has acted as a venue for events and conferences such as UN, UMS, Save the Children, UNICEF ROSA, UNICEF, PSI Nepal, Care International Nepal, GTZ Nepal, UN Habitat, Mercy Corps USA, OXFAM, The Micro nutrient Initiative and Water Aid.
2. Crowne Plaza Kathmandu – Soaltee
Crowne Plaza Kathmandu Soaltee is placed in the business centre of Kathmandu and offers captivating views over the city. This deluxe hotel dates from 1994 and was refurbished in 2011. Breakfast is served in the breakfast room each morning. At the gastronomic restaurant guests can enjoy Indian cuisine. Guests can relax in the café bar serving all-inclusive drinks. Crowne Plaza Kathmandu – Soaltee boasts printers, a business centre and a photocopier for business needs and provides an ironing service, a shopping service and car rental. Guests can benefit from an outdoor swimming pool, a tennis court and a veranda and relax using steam baths, a wellness centre and massage. For workouts the fitness centre provides a gym and fitness classes.
The hotel is located in the mountain district of Kathmandu, in the proximity of Kashthamandap, Narayanhiti Palace Museum and Durbar Square – Kathmandu. Swayambhunath Temple, Freak Street and The National Museum are 10 minutes away. Fast access to Tribhuvan airport within 10 km is provided.
3. Gokarna Forest Resort
The comfortable 5-star Gokarna Forest Resort offers modern accommodation in a tranquil area of Kathmandu.Steeped in rich historical and cultural significance the main complex of the resort is a remarkable blend of Malla and Rana period architecture. The resort sits within 470 acres of the ancient Gokarna Forest with the majestic Himalayas providing a dramatic backdrop.
Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The panoramic restaurant offers special Thai cuisine served in a charming atmosphere. Coffee can be savored in the lounge bar. Guests will benefit from an ironing service, wedding services and a turn-down service along with a barber shop, a beauty salon and free parking. Guests can find a courtyard, an indoor swimming pool and BBQ facilities and make use of a health club, a sauna and a hot tub on the premises. Such sports activities as golf, horse riding and cycling are provided on-site.
This hotel is situated 3.7km away from 55 Window Palace, Boudhanath Stupa and Boudhanath Stupa. Kathmandu city centre is 9 km away. The hotel offers tranquil location close to a valley. Tribhuvan airport is 10 minutes’ drive from the hotel.
4. Radisson Hotel Kathmandu
Situated just 4.5 km from Pashupatinath Temple, Radisson Hotel Kathmandu offers a 24-hour front desk, free Wi-Fi throughout the property and luxurious modern rooms. Each well-appointed air-conditioned room features a comfortable and spacious seating area and is equipped with a flat-screen TV, minibar and wardrobe. The en suite bathroom contains complimentary toiletries. Featuring a business centre, the hotel also offers a tour desk, concierge services, a meeting and banquet space and laundry/dry-cleaning facilities.
The Terrace Garden serves snacks, light meals and beverages of Continental or Indian variety. Lobby Bar serves drinks and cocktails. The Coffee Shop has a buffet lunch and dinner as well as an a la carte menu. Room service options are also available.The Radisson Hotel Kathmandu is located 6 km from Boudhanath Temple. Tribhuvan International Airport is 10 km away. Lazimpat is a great choice for travellers interested in culture, sightseeing and temple.
5. Dwarika’s Hotel
Dwarika’s Hotel is a luxury hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is located in Battisputali. The hotel is a collection of various traditional heritage Nepali houses that congregate around courtyards and considered one of Nepal’s finest hotels. The hotel, a 87-room 5-star luxury hotel that welcomes over 3000 visitors a day, took over 30 years to construct, and has won the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Award for Culture Heritage Conservation.
The Hotel is known for its efforts in cultural preservation. It started when founder Dwarika Das Shrestha, on impulse, decided to save old wood carvings from traditional Kathmandu buildings that were about to be thrown away. Later put into a room that housed a single masters student from abroad, the carvings garnered such interest that Shrestha found the idea of constructing rooms with traditional wood carvings, and thus began a venture that is now one of Nepal’s finest hotels. Shrestha also revived the technique of “Dacchiapa,” the Newari traditional method of making carved bricks.
The hotel is still managed by the Shrestha family and now possesses one of the biggest private woodwork collections in the world. The restoration workshop that the late Dwarika Shrestha established in order to revive wood carvings as early as 1962 is still in operation, although only used for significantly damaged pieces.
6. Yak and yeti Hotel
Hotel Yak & Yeti is a 5-star property only 1.6km from Durbar Square – Kathmandu, Kumari Chowk and Degu Taleju Temple. This spectacular hotel was opened in 1977 and renovated in 2011. A buffet breakfast is served in the private dining room. The elegant café bar offers a terrace, free Wi-Fi and a piano. Hotel Yak & Yeti offers business facilities, such as conference facilities, secretarial services and a business center and provides concierge service, 24-hour reception and 24-hour butler service.
Steam baths, massage and a wellness center are available on-site. The hotel offers a gym, fitness classes and a jogging track on the premises. The property offers comfortable accommodation in the heart of of Kathmandu with stunning views. You can see Narayanhiti Palace Museum, Nepal Tourism Office and Thamel only 250m from the property. Fast access to Tribhuvan airport within 5km is provided
7. Club Himalaya Nagarkot
Nagarkot Lies 32 km North-East of Kathmandu at the (2175m/ 72000 ft), Club Himalaya resort sits on a single independent hill called the windy hill facing long range of magnificent Himalayan’s views, River Valleys, Gorges, little hamlets sits on lap of mountains and beautiful lands cape. From Resort, visible 360 degree unrestricted view of Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, Sankhu, Changu Narayan in the West. Mt. Annapurna in the North West: Mt. Everest 8848 m in the North East: Indrawati Valley in the East: and the Nagarkot hills on the South. This has become a landmark of World. One can spend their stay in an ambience of a luxurious resort.
It has 52 Rooms (AC, TV, Central Heating) with private balconies offer breathtaking views of the snow clad mountains at sunrise and sun sets. Roof top for unrestricted views and sun tanning. For high altitude adventures, a venue to acclimatize for philosophers, a place to listen to the sound of silence; for Honeymooners a sitting place for love and romance with nature. There is something for every one at Club Himalaya.
8. Dwarika In Dulikhel
This gorgeous property is perfectly situated for relaxing with stunning panoramic views of the Himalayas. Perched at 1700m on the rim of the Kathmandu Valley and a half hour drive from Dhulikhel, Dwarika’s Resort is surrounded by pine forests, rhododendron and apple trees and has a 180 degree view of snow-capped peaks and the Kavrepalanchok Valley below. The focus of this beautiful relaxing place is a ‘Himalayan approach to well-being’ in rustic luxury.
Dotted among the 20 acres of sloping gardens are nine houses containing 36 guest rooms. Each suite has its own outdoor space with hammock or lounge chairs. Being in such a wonderful natural environment it is fitting that the rooms are uncluttered and comfortably and rustically though stylishly furnished in muted tones with huge picture windows perfect for appreciating the wonderful mountain views.
The Pancha Koshi Himalayan Spa, an integral part of the resort, offers a fabulous range of treatments and activities; as well as body treatments and yoga there is a Himalayan salt room and meditation room inspired by a blend of Vedic Philosophy and Buddhist Medicine, the chance to throw clay with the resident potter or visit the vegetable farm with the chef. The restaurant, lounge and bar are situated in a central building with numerous other spots ideal for a snack or chilling with a drink. The lovely grounds are host to birds, butterflies and even deer, with viewpoints for admiring both sunrise and sunset, but if you want to get active, mountain bikes and guides are available on request for exploring the surrounding hills and Newari villages. Dwarika’s Resort also makes an excellent base for a variety of walks and hikes in the surrounding hills and valley.
9. Hotel Himalaya
Hotel Himalaya offers guest the best comfort on your trip to Nepal. It is an excellent site for mountain viewing from within the city. Just 8 Kms from the airport and 2 Km from city center in close proximity to business and tourists places. It is only a 15 minutes walking distance from ancient Patan Durbar Square.
The all-pervading mystery is in the air, in the mighty majestic Himalayan Mountains – the highest in the world, in the unique Hindu temples, Buddhist monasteries and stupas and in the wonderful melange of people with their wonderful happy smiling faces. Ideally located, in close proximity of business and tourist interests. Hotel Himalaya with 100 comfortable modern rooms including 3 spacious deluxe suites and 3 business suites offers you efficient service, coupled with warm hospitality.
Patan Durbar Square, a unique blend of intricately carved stone, brick and wood Hindu temples, pagoda style architecture and Buddhist shrines is just 15 minutes walking distance. Patan Museum houses exquisite Malla and Lichhavi period fine art pieces – rare Nepalese bronze collection, stone sculptures and exquisite metal Buddhas- the ancient heritage of the Newari artisans.
10. Dhulikhel Mountain Resort
Welcome to the culturally rich environment of Nepal and the natural beauty of Dhulikhel. Enjoy Dhulikhel Lodge Resort and experience the tranquillity in a rural setting. Dhulikhel, An old Newari town, a mere 45 minutes drive east of Kathmandu, Dhulikhel is an ideal place for relaxation and a perfect stop for visitors to opt for many interesting day trips and short treks. Dhulikhel’s rich cultural heritage expresses itself in old brick buildings, temples, Newari architecture and quiet cobbled lanes.
Located towards the East of Kathmandu, Dhulikhel Lodge Resort is a mere 45 minute drive through the luxurious countryside along the Kathmandu – Lhasa trade route. Dhulikhel Lodge Resort is designed to enhance every aspect of a guests experience, creating a homely environment which reflects Nepalese culture and history. Escape the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu, come to relax in the heart of nature.Come to Dhulikhel Lodge Resort.
Dhulikhel Lodge Resort is located on the top of one of the hills surrounding the Dhulikhel valley, the resort offers breathtaking views of sunrise and sunset. Dhulikhel Lodge Resort is located in a splendid isolation; on the top of the hills that surround Dhulikhel valley. As the snow-capped mountains make the backdrop and the green terraced hills fall into the lush green countryside …one can not help but gasp at such astounding beauty.