Overview

Our website uses cookies for technical, analytical and marketing purposes. Here is more information. If you agree to this, just keep browsing. close

Hotel Shanker
Best Grounds

Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
+977 1441 0151

€40+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
based on 1,484 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 9.2
  • 6.3
  • 6.2

Good to know

  • Very quiet
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service
  • Pleasant hotel grounds

Nearby

    show all

    About

    This 4-star hotel Shanker is a welcome haven from the hustle and bustle of downtown Kathmandu and offers 94 elegant and comfortable guest rooms. The Shanker was previously a Rana Palace and was converted in 1964 but still retains its most of its authentic Nepalese atmosphere. Each of the 94 guest rooms are tastefully decorated with wall hangings and classic furniture with large arched windows and modern amenities such as a satellite TV and mini bar. The Kailash is a huge ballroom type restaurant that serves local delicacies as well as International favorites set in a beautifully decorated dining room. There is also the Kunti Bar where guests can relax and unwind after a long day and enjoy a cocktail in an original Nepalese environment.

    Less More
    FastBooking Direct

    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Spa
    • Child pool
    • Express check out
    • Coffee shop
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Designated smoking area
    • Wedding services
    Less More
    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 1,484 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 80%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "78% were happy with the room service."
      8.9 "Housekeeping was great, according to 89%."
      8.8 "Hotel security was great, thought 88%."
      9.4 "94% said the tour guides were very nice."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.3 "Good value."
    • 7.6 "Good amenities."
      9.9 "99% found the grounds to be nice."
      9.1 "91% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 6.3 "Average comfort."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were big enough."
      6.5 "Only 65% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.8 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
    • 3.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.2 "68% said the wifi quality was bad."
    View all review categories

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 593 reviews
    • 9.4 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
      6.5 "65% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.8 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      3.4 "66% said the wifi quality was bad."
    View all review categories

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 296 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 8.4 "Food is delicious."
      8.5 "85% loved the menu selection."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were big enough."
    View all review categories

    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 74 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.8 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.6 "Good value."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
    View all review categories

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 519 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      7.7 "Easily accessible by car, said 77%."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.5 "Good amenities."
      9.9 "99% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were big enough."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    View all review categories
    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Very quiet"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    data provided by TrustYou

    Photos
    Map

    Map

    Close