Top 14 Apartments For Rent In Kathmandu, Nepal - Updated 2024

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Kathmandu is not only the capital and the largest city in Nepal but also the cultural and art epicenter. The city is blessed with pleasant mountain climate and unmatched natural beauty that make it a leading global destination. These factors attract thousands of tourists and travellers to this magnificent Himalayan nation where Mt. Everest and its base camp trek reside. There are many other significant attractions in Kathmandu that draw the travellers as well, including monasteries and other hidden gems. As such, there are plenty of private accommodations and vacation rentals in Kathmandu where you can stay. We have put together a list which you might want to consider for your next holiday. Here are the top apartments for rent in Kathmandu, Nepal.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 02, 2024.

1. Bright and cozy apartment (from USD 166.31)

Modern, bright, and cozy are three words that can be used to describe this charming home in Kathmandu. Inspired by Scandinavian interiors, this accommodation exudes calmness and peace. It features two comfortable bedrooms and two sparklingly clean bathrooms. More so, it showcases an open floor plan layout that sets the bright living space next to the wooden dining set. Additionally, this vacation rental has a full kitchen that is complete with functional appliances, cookware, and utensils. To top it all off, this location is strategically located near some of the city’s top attractions, shops, and superb places to eat.

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70 reviews
Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
315 meters (0.2 ft) from Garden of Dreams
103 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the free wifi works great too
the kitchen is super complete you definitely can cook anything here
fantastic location lovely apartment fully fitted with all amenities as described
it's very bright & airy and there's plenty of room to have space when travelling with others
the apartment is lightly furnished with nice modern flourishes
very clean and tidy place
it was clean and so spacious
really nicely decorated interiors and very clean apartment
it is a nice and clean place
the place was clean spacious and comfortable
the host gave good directions and instructions
helpful host highly recommend
hosts are very helpful and informative
the are wonderful hosts
and most of all the hosts were amazing
great location and beautiful home
great location for lots of food and drinks near by
good location as well
it’s a perfect location
great apartment in a great location
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2. Light-filled rental with an airy patio (from USD 11)

If you’re looking for a studio apartment for rent in Kathmandu, this elegant rental with a private balcony is perfect for you. For your convenience, it offers in-room amenities such as a washer and dryer. If you’re fond of preparing gastronomic delights, you can do it conveniently in its fully equipped kitchen. It also features a flat-screen TV and WiFi for entertainment.

If you want to explore the area, head out to Kathmandu Durbar Square, one of the three most prestigious squares in the city. You can also learn more about local history by touring around the Narayanhiti Palace Museum.

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Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
2.25 km (1.4 mi) from Garden of Dreams
117 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the whole apartment are great with brandnew furniture and fully equipped with all you may need
it’s a cosy stay with ample sized bedrooms and a nice open plan kitchen
the apartment was definitely a lovely space plenty of space for four of us
the bedding was really comfortable
a clean and cozy apartment
the apartment is clean and spacious
lovely clean apartment and it was exactly like the pictures
the apartment was super clean especially loved the super white sheets and towels
a really clean well maintained place to stay in kathmandu
the manager was extremely helpful
the manager srijana was very helpful
srijana is a great host and very responsive
adddionally the host sabita ma'am was extremely generous helping us even after we had checked out
excellent value for money host is very polite and helpful
the place is very well located with the airport and other tourist spots very close by
location is really good as it's just a 10 minute drive to thamel & airport
this home is located in the heart of maitidevi a good neighbourhood with stores and good restaurants nearby
wonderful location for my wife to visit her relatives
the location is great to merge with the locals
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3. Charming apartment with a dedicated workspace (from USD 21)

If you’re a business traveller, this flat for rent in Kathmandu has a designated workspace where you can work remotely. For guests with fur babies, you can bring them along during your stay here. And if you’ll bring your car, you can also use its free parking space. This apartment rental also allows long-term stays.

When you want to be out and about, you can go for a quick stroll at Garden of Dreams, a preserved garden offering scenic views. If you’re drooling for some Italian food, don’t miss the chance of savoring the dishes served by Fire and Ice Pizza.

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Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
549 meters (0.4 ft) from Garden of Dreams
52 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is small but having all the amenities and bed is comfortable
it was very cold but apartment was having small heater to give some comfort
the area where apartment is perfect
nice clean apartment good kitchen
the flat was clean and felt very secure
clean well equipped and cosy
great apt clean very comfortable bed hot shower easy access
great place very clean right on thamel which is where most things are
the service which the host provided was outstanding
you definitely feel at home also he’s a wonderful host always ready to help with anything
really friendly and helpful
kiran is an great host who is always on hand and extremely helpful
we really enjoyed staying here yogen was so lovely and kind
excellent place at a fantastic location
what a great location and value in thamel
it’s very close to amazing cultural heritage of the city and all the shopping you could do
the room location is great if you want to be in thamel with things easily accessible nearby
really nice stay and perfect location in centre of thamel but quiet street
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4. Traditional studio-type home for two (from USD 22)

Experience a blissful and unforgettable holiday in the stunning capital city of Nepal when you book this traditional Airbnb vacation rental. It is an elegant rustic abode built with expansive windows that attract natural light throughout the day. This studio-type dwelling welcomes two guests and is ideal for couples. It features one comfy bedroom, a private bathroom with towels and toiletries, a kitchen with cooking essentials, and a sunny lounge area. The best part? This accommodation nestles in a busy and vibrant area in the city near local shops and eateries.

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Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
790 meters (0.5 ft) from Garden of Dreams
99 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is absolutely stunning with the original newari decor
the room and kitchen are clean and spacious
it’s clean comfortable very spacious and in a great location
i found it comfortable clean safe roomy and delightfully quirky
the host ketan was amazing
ketan is a superb host with much to offer
ketan is very nice and well organized host
ketan is an excellent friendly host that is immediately responsive to any questions/requests
ketan is also one of the best hosts i’ve ever had
great place and great location
amazing cool little place super close to thamel
excellent location near to anything you could want
next is location - it's great
it was wonderfully situated in central old kathmandu
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5. Budget studio for two in Kathmandu centre (from USD 10)

Stay in this one-bedroom apartment in Kathmandu with modern amenities in a panoramic spot. Close to the lush greenery and the city, this house has a bedroom, living area, and kitchen in an open-plan layout. It is ideal for solo travellers and couples. There’s a private bathroom with shower, toiletries, and linen, and the kitchen is equipped with cooktop, fridge, coffeemaker, etc. for basic cooking. There is free WiFi available and some great shopping and dining options are located close to the property.

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Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
1.82 km (1.2 mi) from Garden of Dreams
164 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great room with everything you need as well
the room is nice and big
the apartment was very comfortable and many common tourist activities were easily accessible from it
the room was clean and cozy
the room is very clean
the apartments are effic6 clean and nicely decorated
the room was clean inviting and very comfortable
rajus place is great; spacious and clean with everything you need
raju is a really nice host
raju is a great host
very kind and attentive host
raju is the best host ever
raju was an outstanding host who made us feel incredibly welcome in kathmandu
the location is great close to some shops and at a walkable distance to thamel
it’s pretty close to ramel (20 min by walk )
cozy place for a good price in walking distance to thamel
we were only a 20 minute walk from thamel so it was a great location too
it’s a short walk to thamel which was useful for shopping and eating out
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6. Charming two-bedroom Newari apartment in Kathmandu (from USD 77)

This luxury apartment in Kathmandu offers you a lovely Nepali apartment with traditional decor and balcony where you can enjoy breakfast or your morning coffee. The whole property is surrounded by local attractions and houses that reflect the local style and culture. The property offers two bedrooms with queen- and single-sized beds ideal for three guests, a living area, and a fully-equipped kitchen with appliances, dishes, and cutlery as well. Free WiFi is available throughout, apart from other facilities like hot water, heating, and more.

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Kathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
4.38 km (2.8 mi) from Garden of Dreams
234 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has all the basic amenities- towels wi-fi kitchenette super comfortable bed etc
comfortable beds for sleeping and rooms are quite clean
the most beautiful apartment and so tastefully renovated
wonderfully charming quaint and comfortable
the apartment: roomy airy and full of light i had such a wonderful nights sleep
clean and cozy room
excellent place- clean and spacious
super clean and comfortable
awesome traditional old houses even the outside environment is dusty but the interior is very clean
the room was very spacious and clean
the hospitality and help provided by camille and staff is outstanding
lovely apartment very welcoming hosts
the staff were amazing and quick to respond to any questions
lovely hosts and a lovely apartment
the hosts are extremely friendly and eager to help and show you around
amazing place location and value
the location in/around swotha square near patan durbar square is excellent too
it's a cute location and a unique and relaxed experience
location is solid as well and quick drive everywhere
a super cozy studio in a prime location
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7. Inexpensive studio for two (from USD 17)

Located in the heart of Kathmandu is this lovely holiday home in Nepal. The entire house adorns wooden and traditional interiors throughout and features a spacious terrace or balcony with seating area and views of the neighbourhood. The property comes with a double bed, sofa, and kitchen in an open plan layout. The kitchen is fully equipped for you to prepare your own meals. Guests who are looking for fun things to do will find a wide range of natural and relaxing treks and picnic spots located close to the property.

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Kathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
1.03 km (0.7 mi) from Garden of Dreams
139 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the 3rd floor apartment also had a great balcony on which to relax
the bungalo along with its amazing green balcony is so very private so very relaxing and comfortable
the room is very large and has good amenities
sunshine wifi hot water and privacy - the ingredients to your amazing stay in kathmandu
the room was very clean and organised with a really nice view of the surrounding neighbourhood
and it was clean and nicely private
very nice terrace cozy place clean and stylish
both rooms were super clean
clean and with attention to detail definitely beyond expectations
the suite is very clean has a great kitchen comfortable beds and a nice warm shower
kopila and rabi are perfect hosts
kopila and her husband are both superb hosts
hosts are very communicative and responsive
hosts helpful funding way around area
kopila and rabi are kind and welcoming hosts and eager to make your stay an enjoyable one
cute comfortable great location
great location and comfortable apartment
walking distance from a lot of attractions
this is a great location and value
it’s conveniently located a few minutes walk to thamel and surrounded by useful shops
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8. Contemporary two-bedroom accommodation with balcony (from USD 80)

This large two-bedroom house in the town of Kathmandu offers a truly upscale accommodation ideal for up to four guests. The house interior is completely modern making you forget you are in Nepal and providing a luxury living experience in the woods which you can’t miss. The bedrooms are equipped with a double bed, a wardrobe, and much more for your comfort. Also, there’s a spacious contemporary living room with a dining area for six and a fully-equipped kitchen where you can prepare your own meals. The property also offers facilities like free WiFi, TV, air conditioning, heating, and much more.

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Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
315 meters (0.2 ft) from Garden of Dreams
122 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is great
wifi consistently strong (even good enough for netflix / streaming)
all amenities in the kitchen to make a good breakfast
all amnenities provided for a comfortable quiet stay in the centre of thamel
this is a wonderful place to stay with great air conditioning and a sweet restaurant in the small complex
clean cosy and comfortable
super clean and well maintained place
modern and clean
very clean and comfortable and had everything we needed
awesome clean well maintained and super quiet child friendly place
hosts were very helpful polite and accomodating
host was welcoming even when we arrived early
great place and host
sharmila the care taker is so sweet and available at all times
run extremely well and easy to contact owners if needed
the location is just perfect
great location within steps to restaurants and shopping
thamel is a great location
great place and awesome location
a superb location with excellent facilities
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9. Modern studio with terrace in Patan (from USD 66)

This tiny and cosy studio lies in the heart of Nepal is ideally located close to a wide range of shops and restaurants. It is a good base for couples and solo travellers. The vacation rental is light-filled and has a double bed, private bathroom, and a fully-stocked kitchen. The best part about the place is the lovely terrace that offers scenic views which also has seating where you can enjoy your coffee or breakfast.

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Patan, Central Region, Nepal
4.55 km (2.9 mi) from Garden of Dreams
191 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the coffee table and chairs on the roof terrace was a highlight that we enjoyed
a very authentic and nice little apartment on the rooftop with private balcony
the room is amazing not much else to say – especially the private balcony that comes with it
it was cosy clean good wifi warm water
the room itself was extremely comfortable and we loved having breakfast out on the roof terrace
very clean - it was cleaned everyday
very nice clean small apartment with a lot of small touches
the rooms are beautiful clean and cozy
comfortable clean and well worth it
this is an amazing rental - clean cozy comfortable
staff courteous and friendly
staff was excellent polite and helpful
friendly and welcoming hosts
the hosts are welcoming and helpful
staff are all very cool knowledgeable friendly and helpful
the location was great just a few minutes away from darbar square
the location is ideal in patan walking distance to many great places
really nice stay in a convenient location in patan
great location 100 m away from patan durbar square
great place great location great people
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10. Pocket-friendly one-bedroom apartment in Boudha (from USD 14)

Located in Boudha, this one bedroom apartment is ideal for couples and solo travellers. The property lies close to the famous attraction Bodhi temple and surrounded by enchanting natural beauty. The apartment comes with a bedroom with double bed, a private bathroom with shower, and a fully-equipped kitchen with fridge, microwave, dishes, coffeemaker, and much more. Nearby are also some restaurants and shopping markets, where you’ll find a number of cool things to buy in Kathmandu.

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Bodhi Apartment hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Mahankal 6 Boudha
4.19 km (2.7 mi) from Garden of Dreams

Parking Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

11. Modern one-bedroom apartment with kitchen (from USD 44)

Indulge in comfort in Kathmandu in this one-bedroom holiday home with chic interiors. The property not only offers all the conveniences like parking, a bathroom with a shower, heating, WiFi, and a fully-equipped kitchen, its also offers some of best mountain views. The vacation rental has a bright and modern bedroom with a double bed, a wardrobe, a study area, and a balcony from where you can enjoy the sun. There’s a small living area with sofa and a kitchenette where you can cook your own meals.

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Kathmandu Patan, Central Region, Nepal
4.44 km (2.8 mi) from Garden of Dreams
109 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pictures were accurate but also do not do the rooms justice as they are so light-filled and roomy
the amenities are great you even have a kitchen to cook your own food
camile sailesh & co's place truly lived up to its name cozy nepal
very nice apartment and had everything inside
clean and tidy with beautiful light
the flat was extremely clean and kept that way by the lovely cleaning lady
the room was clean and comfortable and the perfect base to explore the city from
this was a fantastic stay the location was perfect the flat was lovely sparkling clean and excellent amenities
the apartment was very well designed with lots of thoughtful touches and was sparkling clean
staff were lovely and incredibly quick at responding to communications
the hosts were very helpful and communicative throughout our stay
very good hospitality and helpful people
awesome place with very friendly hosts
everyone on the staff is professional helpful and full of information and recommendations about their area of nepal
location wise it’s perfectly located close to patan durbar square and also with walking distance to local transportation
the location couldn’t be better
the location is overated since it is near to durbar square and numbers of good cafe
-good location with good places to eat nearby
5 mins walk to the durba square good location and nice staffs
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12. Luxury two-bedroom apartment near Jawlakhel (from USD 64)

Enjoy your stay in Nepal in this luxurious house in Jawlakhel with views of the mountains and the town. This vacation rental is decorated with modern amenities and interiors for your comfort and completely modern. The two bedrooms come with double beds and there’s a spacious living room with sofa and flat-screen TV. The kitchen is equipped with modern appliances, dishes, pots and pans, and there is also a dining area. Other facilities also like internet, air conditioning, heating, and parking are also available.

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13. Contemporary two-bedroom private rental for up to four travellers (from USD 29)

Book this two-bedroom apartment in Kathmandu for new age travellers who are looking for something modern yet unique. This lovely vacation rental is equipped with all the basic comforts like a living room with a flat-screen TV, sofas, a dining table for six, heating, private bathroom, and a double bed in the bedroom. There’s a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge, a microwave, dishes, kettle, and much more for you to prepare your own meals. Some of the popular attractions of the city are located close to the property. It also offers other amenities like WiFi, parking, and airport shuttle.

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14. Chic and bright apartment in Kathmandu for three (from USD 65)

This charming and contemporary vacation rental in Kathmandu is the place to relax your mind and soul and rejuvenate yourself. Perfect for couples, a group of friends, or solo travellers, this holiday home has a bedroom with a double bed, a bathroom with a shower and hot water, and a living room with a sofa bed, TV, and study area. The property is tastefully appointed with latest decor, mood lighting, and light colour shades that are really relaxing.

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A Himalayan vacation within your reach

In the Himalayan city of Kathmandu, there is no dearth of great vacation rentals that offer easy access to fantastic adventures and outdoor activities. All you have to do is decide where you want to stay based on your budget and taste. The vacation rentals in Kathmandu are ideal for everyone whether you are visiting with family, friends, or travelling solo.

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