The Life Story Guest House

Bubahal, Gabahal, Patan, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1553 4483

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Value for money 9.3
Distance to city center 2.9 mi
Location rating 9.4
Nearest Airport Kathmandu Tribhuvan
Distance to airport 2.8 mi


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  • Good
    Jul 2019

    Good people and deals

    Apartment was changed at the last minute

  • Excellent
    Jun 2019

    I liked the hospitality provided by the hotel staff. They were friendly and helpful.

    I liked the room and the services provided by the staff

  • Good
    Jun 2019

    The atmosphere


  • Excellent
    Jun 2019

    Very friendly staff, super cute hotel

    Everything was perfect! As a piece of advice, if you are tall, you should book the apartment which is right across the street, the main guest house is traditional construction and has quite low ceilings.

  • Good
    May 2019

    very good breakfast the location is perfect

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With a stay at The Life Story Guest House in Lalitpur, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Patan Durbar Square and Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahaa Vihar). This guesthouse is 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from Pashupatinath Temple and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Kathmandu Durbar Square. Make yourself at home in one of the 7 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans, and housekeeping is provided on a limited basis. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahaa Vihar) - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi Patan Durbar Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi Banglamukhi Temple - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi Patan Zoo - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi Ashok Stupa - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi Kathmandu University School of Management - 1.6 km / 1 mi Dasarath Rangasala Stadium - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi Kathmandu Civil Mall - 3.2 km / 2 mi Durbar Marg - 3.2 km / 2 mi Bhadrakali Temple - 3.3 km / 2 mi Freak Street - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi Taleju Temple - 4.3 km / 2.6 mi Dakshinkali Temple - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi Kathmandu Durbar Square - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi Garden of Dreams - 5 km / 3.1 mi The nearest major airport is Kathmandu (KTM-Tribhuvan Intl.) - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite. Enjoy recreation amenities such as bicycles to rent or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional amenities at this guesthouse include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the guesthouse's room service (during limited hours). A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM. The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out. Airport shuttle fee: USD 10.00 per vehicle (roundtrip) Self parking fee: USD 2.00 per night The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.




Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

9.5 Excellent

based on 278 reviews








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Check in

2:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM


Policies vary by room type and provider.


ATM on-site
Babysitting or child care
Car rental
Concierge service
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Laundry service
Bicycle rental
Express check out
24hr front desk
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Free Wi-Fi
Non-smoking rooms available
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Laundry facilities
Room service


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Most Popular Landmarks

  • Dasarath Rangasala Stadium 1.5 mi
  • Bhadrakali Temple 1.7 mi
  • Civil Mall 1.8 mi
  • Aadinath Temple 1.9 mi
  • Jal Binayak Temple 2 mi
  • Durbar Square 2.2 mi

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