Hotel Ganesh Himal

3 star hotelSee nearby area


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Our pick for comfort on a budget is this well-run and friendly place. The rooms are among the best value in Kathmandu, with endless hot water and lots of balcony and garden seating. Throw in free airport pick-up and this place is hard to beat, even if the booking system gets a bit overwhelmed at times.

The best standard rooms are in the new block (and are the sunniest in winter). The deluxe rooms are more spacious and a little quieter and the spacious super-deluxe rooms have brick floors. It's located a 10-minute walk southwest of Thamel – far enough to be out of range of the tiger-balm salesmen but close enough to restaurants for dinner. Here’s a tip: bring earplugs, as the residential neighbourhood can be noisy.

Our independent authors have visited Hotel Ganesh Himal and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Kathmandu.

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Property Location

With a stay at Hotel Ganesh Himal in Kathmandu (Thamel), you'll be close to Kathmandu Durbar Square and Pashupatinath Temple. This hotel is within close proximity of Taleju Temple and Garden of Dreams.


Make yourself at home in one of the 30 individually decorated guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and complimentary newspapers.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as bicycles to rent or take in the view from a rooftop terrace and a terrace. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or grab a snack at a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a computer station, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is complimentary (available 24 hours).

Services & facilities

  • Guest services
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Room service
    • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Housekeeping
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
    • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
    • Safe-deposit box at front desk
    • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant/Café
    • Restaurant
  • Outdoor space
    • Rooftop terrace
    • Garden
    • Terrace
  • Bar
    • Bar/lounge
  • Wi-Fi/internet access
    • Free wired high-speed Internet
    • Free WiFi
    • Free WiFi
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