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Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

Thamel, Kathmandu 11856, Nepal
Kathmandu, Nepal
See location+977 1421 5013
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$23
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6.0
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based on 70 reviews
70 reviews

About Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa is a popular choice amongst travelers in Kathmandu, whether exploring or just passing through. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. Take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service, free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, shrine, daily housekeeping. Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming decor and some offering convenient amenities like television LCD/plasma screen, internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary), whirlpool bathtub, non smoking rooms. Entertain the hotel's recreational facilities, including fitness center, sauna, spa, massage, steamroom. Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa is an excellent choice from which to explore Kathmandu or to simply relax and rejuvenate.

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Amenities at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Spa

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk

Things to do

  • Beauty salon
  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Designated smoking area

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet

Kitchen

  • Kitchen

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Dining

  • Restaurant

General

  • Storage available

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Fitness

  • Fitness center

Spa

  • Spa

Reviews of Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

6.0
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1.7Friends
3.1Families
6.9Couples
6.9Solo
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What are the amenities offered at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa?

The hotel offers a range of amenities including a fitness center, spa, free parking, shuttle service, and a restaurant with the option for food to be delivered to guest accommodation.

What can I expect from the cleanliness of the rooms at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa?

Guests have reported mixed experiences with cleanliness, with some mentioning issues such as stained sheets and insects in the rooms. However, others have praised the clean and spacious rooms, highlighting the peaceful retreat the hotel offers from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

When is the best time to visit Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa?

The high season at the hotel is in May, while the low season is in March. Visitors can expect a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, with the hotel being strategically located in a tourist hotspot called Thamel.

What are guests saying about the quality of the beds at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa?

Some guests have reported torn bed sheets and old linens, while others have mentioned the comfortable beds and spacious rooms, making it the perfect choice for a relaxing and enjoyable stay in Kathmandu.

Is there any feedback on the customer service at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa?

Guests have provided mixed feedback on the customer service, with some mentioning the staff's super helpful nature and others expressing disappointment with the level of service received during their stay.

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Opt for Lower Floors

Several guests reported that the elevator was not working, so if you prefer to avoid climbing multiple flights of stairs, consider requesting a room on a lower floor.

Check Room Cleanliness

Some guests mentioned issues with cleanliness, including stained sheets and dirty bathrooms. It may be advisable to inspect the room upon arrival and request a change if cleanliness standards are not met.

Be Mindful of Noise

As the hotel is located in the heart of Thamel, it can be noisy due to the bustling surroundings. Light sleepers may want to bring earplugs or request a room away from the street.

Confirm Spa and Facilities

The spa and certain facilities were reported as not operational by some guests. It's recommended to check the status of these amenities if they are important to your stay.

Consider Alternative Dining

While the hotel offers dining options, some guests found the food to be less satisfactory. Exploring nearby eateries in Thamel could provide alternative dining experiences.

Double-Check Special Requests

If you have specific requirements such as a non-smoking room or the need for certain amenities, it's advisable to double-check with the hotel to ensure your needs are met.

Plan for Transportation

Given the central location, the hotel is within walking distance of many attractions. However, for visits to sites further away, consider arranging transportation in advance, as some guests found the shuttle service to be an additional cost.

Inquire About Room Maintenance

Several guests reported issues with room maintenance, including malfunctioning electrical sockets and non-functional TVs. It may be beneficial to inquire about the status of these aspects before booking.

Verify Seasonal Considerations

If planning a visit during the low season in March or the high season in May, it's advisable to verify the hotel's readiness for potential seasonal changes in terms of services and facilities.

Manage Expectations

While the hotel offers a convenient location and reasonable rates, it's important to manage expectations regarding the overall maintenance and operational status of certain amenities based on recent guest feedback.

Location

Thamel, Kathmandu 11856

What's nearby

  • Garden of Dreams0.3 mi
  • Seto Machindranath0.4 mi
  • Taleju Temple0.5 mi
  • Jagannath Temple0.5 mi
  • Durbar Square0.6 mi
  • Narayanhity Palace0.6 mi
  • Civil Mall0.9 mi
  • Bhadrakali Temple1 mi
  • Swayambhunath Temple1.2 mi
  • Dasarath Rangasala Stadium1.2 mi
  • Swacon International Hospital Pvt. Ltd1.7 mi
  • Pashupatinath Temple2.4 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

Low season

February

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

$23

Average price (weekend night)

$27
Cheapest month to stay with an average 20% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 16% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

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Top tips for your stay at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in February and March.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa, plan to stay on a Monday or Saturday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $26, while the most expensive was $26.
  • How long should you stay at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Where is Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa located?

    Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa is located at Thamel in Thamel, 1 miles from the center of Kathmandu. Garden of Dreams is the closest landmark to Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa.

  • Does Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa from the airport?

    Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa is 3.2 miles from Kathmandu Tribhuvan. Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa is 51 miles from Ramechhap.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa in Kathmandu and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa.

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Good to know

Value for money

5.6

Distance to city center

1.0 mi

Nearest Airport

Kathmandu Tribhuvan

Distance to airport

3.2 mi