Celebrate the 2560th birthday of the Lord Buddha at his birthplace, Lumbini, or let the famous sleepy Buddha eyes watch over you as you explore Kathmandu. Nepal is a destination for everyone: for the Buddhist devotees and for those with the wanderlust raging in their veins. Regardless of your purpose for visiting Nepal, hundreds of Nepalese await to offer you a home in their home. Experience the country through their eyes and hearts and check out our top picks for Airbnbs in Nepal. Take a look at the best things to do and rafting tours in this majestic place too.
1. Apartment with spectacular views of Fewa Lake (from USD 40)
Nestled against a hillside with breathtaking views of Fewa Lake, this apartment offers peace and privacy while still being a quick 10-minute walk to Pohkara’s bustling lakeside, shops, and restaurants. The apartment boasts a comfortable bed, a fully equipped kitchen with great views, a family-friendly environment, and a large lovely garden.
You will have easy access to a variety of activities, from trekking and cycling to paragliding, all in the beautiful surrounding area. Local craft shops and top-rated restaurants are also within reach. When it’s time to unwind, the sprawling grounds and garden provide a tranquil retreat. The apartment offers high-speed WiFi, hot water, bed linens, and towels for your convenience. Whether you’re a couple, solo adventurer, or business traveler, this apartment is perfect for a comfortable and convenient stay in Pokhara.
Rental unit in Pokhara · ★4.94 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPokhara, Western Development Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:i loved having a functional kitchen and the balcony is beautifulexcellent wifi comfortable bed wonderful (hot) shower large refrigerator with well-stocked kitchen ammenitiesthe space itself is so cozy with warm lighting and an airy feelingthe wifi is really good and always available the showers were hot most of the day
Cleanliness:our apartment was clean well equipped and very comfortablethe apartment is very clean and bigthe apartment is clean neat and very comfortablethe whole place is sparkling clean and lovelyclean cozy interior and you can cook your own food
Host:the host are very kind and always make sure that everything is okeythey are great people and hostsand yea host is best and friendly like familytika and madhav are wonderful hosts very welcoming and kindbest hosts we were welcomed like familyRead more reviews
Location:the location of the orange house is perfectso glad i chose tika’s placethe location is great backing on to the hillside and an easy walk to lakesidethe apartment is really well located with both nature and lakeside close bya comfortable apartment close to downtown pokhara though nestled against a rural hill
2. Two-room apartment at Patan's historical city center (from USD 44)
Located in the heart of Patan’s historical city center, this lovely and comfortable two-room apartment offers an ideal location just a brief two-minute walk from the UNESCO World Heritage site of Patan Durbar Square. You will find a living room with an equipped kitchen and a separate bedroom and study room, each with its own private bathroom featuring a hot water shower and toilet.
The cozy bed can accommodate up to three guests, with the option of converting the living room into a second bedroom. Positioned on the third floor, this apartment boasts stunning views of a small garden on the bedroom side and a temple on the living room side. Enjoy the prime location of this apartment, which is only steps away from the Golden Temple and Patan Dhoka and just a 20-minute ride from the airport.
Rental unit in Kathmandu Patan · ★4.88 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 2 bathsKathmandu Patan, Central Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the pictures were accurate but also do not do the rooms justice as they are so light-filled and roomythe amenities are great you even have a kitchen to cook your own foodcamile sailesh & co's place truly lived up to its name cozy nepalvery nice apartment and had everything inside
Cleanliness:clean and tidy with beautiful lightthe flat was extremely clean and kept that way by the lovely cleaning ladythe room was clean and comfortable and the perfect base to explore the city fromthis was a fantastic stay the location was perfect the flat was lovely sparkling clean and excellent amenitiesthe apartment was very well designed with lots of thoughtful touches and was sparkling clean
Host:staff were lovely and incredibly quick at responding to communicationsthe hosts were very helpful and communicative throughout our stayvery good hospitality and helpful peopleawesome place with very friendly hostseveryone on the staff is professional helpful and full of information and recommendations about their area of nepalRead more reviews
Location:location wise it’s perfectly located close to patan durbar square and also with walking distance to local transportationthe location couldn’t be betterthe location is overated since it is near to durbar square and numbers of good cafe-good location with good places to eat nearby5 mins walk to the durba square good location and nice staffs
3. Artelier Homes "Maison Noir et Blanc 2", Lalitpur (from USD 70)
Artelier Homes offers boutique accommodations that promote local Nepalese art and crafts, providing guests with a creative and playful vibe. Located in the heart of the city, Maison Noir et Blanc 2 is one of the three serviced studio apartments, each with a study area, kitchenette, and attached bathroom. Amenities such as comfortable ultra-premium mattresses, bath robes, air conditioning, electric kettle, microwave oven, refrigerator, and shared washing machine are provided for ultimate comfort.
The shared covered terrace is a great place to dine or relax while enjoying the beautiful black and white art prints and charcoal art depicting Nepal’s people. Daily housekeeping and concierge services are available on request, so guests can relax and enjoy their stay without any worries.
You will have full access to the entire house and covered terrace, which provides a peaceful ambiance perfect for unwinding and relaxing.
Rental unit in Lalitpur · ★4.79 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathLalitpur, Central Development Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable bed & all amenities taken care ofa really pretty room - more for a few days than an extended stay i’d say
Cleanliness:the place was clean and spaciousthe house is super clean and feels very calmthe stay was great with clean room and great servicesthe studio is clean and spacious if ample natural lightthe apartment was spacious clean had everything we needed for an enjoyable stay
Host:overall nepali people are very helpful and kindi've stayed at 30 airbnb properties and i have never had a host behave like this beforelumi is a great host and we can't thank her enough for making our stay amazingi think the solution is the simple rewiring which i would recommend the owner to dogreat place with a great host the appartment is located perfect near the durba square patanRead more reviews
Location:super close to durbar squarearound lumi's place are many very good restaurantsmuseums and beautiful places all near bythe location’s great many food options very close to the durbar squareloved staying at lumi’s place
4. Rooftop guest house in Pokhara (from USD 32)
For a tranquil and comfortable stay in Pokhara, choose this rooftop guest house located just a 10-minute drive away from the airport and tourist bus park. The guest house features two double bedrooms, each with an attached bathroom, and a fully-equipped kitchen. The big balcony offers a breathtaking view of the Pokhara valley, nearby hills, and Fewa Lake, creating an idyllic ambiance for relaxation. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast for up to two people or order the tasty Nepali thali set for a small additional fee.
Situated only a 15-minute walk from the main street of Lakeside and Phewa Lake, this place offers easy access to nearby attractions. Whether you’re seeking a peaceful and scenic experience in Pokhara, or simply a comfortable place to stay, it’s an ideal destination for you.
Home in Pokhara · ★4.81 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 0 bathsPokhara, Western Development Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:we enjoyed having our breakfast on the balcony with views of the lake and the hillsvery beautiful and peaceful surroundings and view from the upper roomthe apartment is clean and spacious with a fantastic balcony to look at the beautiful views frombe mindful of the extremely steep hill to the apartment but amazing view from the topstaying with suraj and his wife was lovely the place is peaceful and had amazing wifi
Cleanliness:rooms were very clean and they periodically cleared the mess we created never complainedthe rooms were clean and comfortablethe house is really clean & comfortableit is very clean and the plants in the property adds the value to the propertythe place was clean 10 mins to the lake and the breakfast was tasty
Host:host was really responsivehost is accommodation friendlyhomnath and brinda are gracious and attentive hoststhe host is very friendly and helpfulthis place has a peaceful vibe with kind hosts who make you feel at homeRead more reviews
Location:nice place away from the hustle and bustle of lakesideit’s a few minutes walk from the main tourist center so it’s quiet and calmwe would walk into town each day for meals it was an easy walk of 10-15minsthere are walking trails out the back where you can find rich wilderness with local wildlifegreat place to stay at lakeside
5. Homey abode ideal for outdoorsy guests, Pokhara (from USD 19)
Fun outdoor opportunities are never scarce at this homey abode in a harmonious neighborhood in Pokhara City. Its location is only a short walk to all the action on the main street and a 10-minute walk from the thrills at the tourist hubs in Phewa Lake. There is also a beautiful hiking trail behind the retreat, perfect for outdoorsy guests. You can book transportation and exciting activities such as paragliding, hiking, and trekking with the host for a more memorable experience.
If your agenda is to unwind, the spacious balcony featuring mountain views will be your favorite spot here. The bright interior has cable TV and WiFi for your in-room entertainment needs.
Rental unit in Pokhara · ★4.82 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPokhara, Western Development Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:and good amenities in the kitchengood stable wifi - which was very important from as i am working remotelythis was the most comfortable place i've stayed in over two months of traveling in nepalhot water cable tv wifi comfortable clean i have only good things to sayabsolutely beautiful homely apartment hosted by an amazing family
Cleanliness:clean and comfortable with all essentialsekraj's wife keeps everything sparkling cleanclean sheets and towels were available twice during our stay with advanced requestthe apartment is clean bright and have every thing you need to stay long termit's a cozy and clean flat in a quiet area
Host:the family and staffs also very helpfulthis place deserves nothing less than 5 stars the host is truly a super hosthosts are very friendly and welcomingekraj and his lovely family are terrific hoststhe hosts were great always available and very accommodatingRead more reviews
Location:a comfortable apartment in a great locationlocation is also perfect - near the lakeside (10 min walk) but in a quiet neighborhoodgood location near lakeside but in a peaceful neighbourhoodwe liked the neighborhood very much very close to the forest a walking distance from the lakenice location everything in lakeside is walkable
6. Restored unit in a Newari-style house, Patan (from USD 77)
Take refuge at this lovingly restored apartment tucked in a Newari-style house for a traditional yet updated retreat. It is a charming rental in the historical city of Patan that provides a romantic escape for couples or a dreamy hideaway for solo travelers and small families. Any stay here is comfortable, thanks to the heater provided in winter and the backup source of electricity for uninterrupted convenience. Also, free WiFi is provided so you can stay online for work if needed.
This property enjoys a quiet location between two courtyards and has been rebuilt with a modern anti-seismic method to make it more earthquake-proof.
Rental unit in Kathmandu · ★4.95 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bathKathmandu, Central Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it has all the basic amenities- towels wi-fi kitchenette super comfortable bed etccomfortable beds for sleeping and rooms are quite cleanthe most beautiful apartment and so tastefully renovatedwonderfully charming quaint and comfortablethe apartment: roomy airy and full of light i had such a wonderful nights sleep
Cleanliness:clean and cozy roomexcellent place- clean and spacioussuper clean and comfortableawesome traditional old houses even the outside environment is dusty but the interior is very cleanthe room was very spacious and clean
Host:the hospitality and help provided by camille and staff is outstandinglovely apartment very welcoming hoststhe staff were amazing and quick to respond to any questionslovely hosts and a lovely apartmentthe hosts are extremely friendly and eager to help and show you aroundRead more reviews
Location:amazing place location and valuethe location in/around swotha square near patan durbar square is excellent tooit's a cute location and a unique and relaxed experiencelocation is solid as well and quick drive everywherea super cozy studio in a prime location
7. Beautiful studio unit on the top floor, Patan (from USD 75)
You’ll spot this beautiful studio unit atop a gorgeous establishment with Newari architecture. Its crowning feature is the attached cozy roof terrace, where you can enjoy your morning coffee or evening wine leisurely. Your indoor stays will be similarly comfy, thanks to the available air-conditioning, heating, and equipped kitchen. Guests can enjoy uninterrupted access to the complimentary WiFi and other appliances because of the extra power supply on standby.
While this dwelling is warm and inviting, take advantage of the areas to explore outside. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Patan Durbar Square and other attractions in the Old Patan district are effortlessly accessible on foot.
Rental unit in Patan · ★4.96 · Studio · 2 beds · 1 bathPatan, Central Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the coffee table and chairs on the roof terrace was a highlight that we enjoyeda very authentic and nice little apartment on the rooftop with private balconythe room is amazing not much else to say – especially the private balcony that comes with itit was cosy clean good wifi warm waterthe room itself was extremely comfortable and we loved having breakfast out on the roof terrace
Cleanliness:very clean - it was cleaned everydayvery nice clean small apartment with a lot of small touchesthe rooms are beautiful clean and cozycomfortable clean and well worth itthis is an amazing rental - clean cozy comfortable
Host:staff courteous and friendlystaff was excellent polite and helpfulfriendly and welcoming hoststhe hosts are welcoming and helpfulstaff are all very cool knowledgeable friendly and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:the location was great just a few minutes away from darbar squarethe location is ideal in patan walking distance to many great placesreally nice stay in a convenient location in patangreat location 100 m away from patan durbar squaregreat place great location great people
8. Two-level home overlooking a courtyard, Patan (from USD 56)
Immerse yourself in the culture and heritage of Old Patan with a stay at this two-level home overlooking a courtyard. The setting allows you to easily hop from one tourist attraction to another, as you’ll find several temples, local food spots, monasteries, and more in the little concrete jungle.
When you’re not strolling outside, you can keep yourself cozy inside the unit with the help of modern items such as air-conditioning, cable TV, and WiFi. The kitchen, which is nicely set up in the courtyard, is handy if you’re planning to enjoy home-style meals. Make your way up to the bedroom with a queen-size bed when it’s time to cap off the day.
Cottage in Patan · ★4.93 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPatan, Central Development Region, NepalSuperhost
9. Bisaunii (A place to rest on a path), Kathmandu (from USD 26)
The clean and cozy atmosphere of this home is sure to paint a smile on your face upon arrival. Aptly named Bisaunii, which translates to “a place to rest on a path”, it provides you with plush double-size beds so you can soundly recharge overnight. Portable heaters are also provided for a comfier slumber. Following up a great rest with a hearty meal here is a breeze, thanks to the well-equipped kitchen. Modern fittings also include WiFi and TV for in-room entertainment.
The property is a restful haven for those traveling to Kathmandu, especially in the laid-back suburb of Maitidevi. Its location allows you to reach the international airport and attractions such as Pashupatinath Temple, Thamel, and Kings Road in less than 15 minutes.
Rental unit in Kathmandu · ★4.64 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bathKathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:the whole apartment are great with brandnew furniture and fully equipped with all you may needit’s a cosy stay with ample sized bedrooms and a nice open plan kitchenthe apartment was definitely a lovely space plenty of space for four of usthe bedding was really comfortable
Cleanliness:a clean and cozy apartmentthe apartment is clean and spaciouslovely clean apartment and it was exactly like the picturesthe apartment was super clean especially loved the super white sheets and towelsa really clean well maintained place to stay in kathmandu
Host:the manager was extremely helpfulthe manager srijana was very helpfulsrijana is a great host and very responsiveadddionally the host sabita ma'am was extremely generous helping us even after we had checked outexcellent value for money host is very polite and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:the place is very well located with the airport and other tourist spots very close bylocation is really good as it's just a 10 minute drive to thamel & airportthis home is located in the heart of maitidevi a good neighbourhood with stores and good restaurants nearbywonderful location for my wife to visit her relativesthe location is great to merge with the locals
10. Anode house, Pokhara (from USD 148)
Come wake up to the mountains. This beautiful house by the lake with the Annapurna Range as the backdrop makes a great retreat homestay. You get to canoe, sail, and even fish in the Fewa Lake. A few kilometers away are the first World Peace Pagoda in Nepal, the International Mountain Museum, and the Mahendra Cave.
Set in a Nepali village, you can explore the village to immerse in the Nepalese culture. Transportation is mainly a 15-minute canoe ride to get you across the lake, and, from the other side, various transportations can be arranged to get you around. The local staff in the home will assist you with their gracious hospitality. Not to worry about amenities, all you need is available. If it isn’t, the staff will definitely assist you.
Home in Pokhara · ★4.50 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bathPokhara, Mid-Western Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:its a beautiful and comfortable home that is well described and shown in the photosit had everything we needed and was comfortable
Host:both mirag and manner were gracious hosts who made us feel at homemanner the owner is a mystical and kind old manthe owners pets roam freely around the accommodationhe was a wonderful host made us feel welcome and assisted with everything we askmirag and his friends were also wonderful hostsRead more reviews
Location:an amazing location with a welcoming accomodating teambut otherwise it is the best house in central pokhara for surebeautiful scenery and in a peaceful locationthe scenery here is fantastic beside the location is perfectpokhara lakeside is an amazing place and this spot must be the best location possible
11. The Bright Spacious Room, Kathmandu (from USD 30)
As soon as you step into the house, an instantaneous surge of clarity is bound to consume you. This rental in Nepal is bright and spacious, with a shared rooftop terrace where you can take in the sights of the city as you lie down on the sofa sun bed or in the hammock. The private room for your stay is minimal and spacious, and it’ll make you feel care-free.
Being centrally located in Kathmandu, in the western region called Swayambhu, the Swayambhunath Temple is just a ten-minute walk from the accommodation. The owner of the house, a travel leader who has been to the Himalayas and most parts of Nepal and Tibet, will make an interesting host to engage in a conversation with.
Home in Kathmandu · ★4.89 · 2 bedrooms · 1 bed · 2 bathsKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:with a nice balcony and hammock where i could peacefully enjoy my breakfast and coffees in the morningsshe has a nice collection of literature a meditation room a relaxing balcony and all the basic essentials
Cleanliness:the house is very comfortable clean and quietsisse's house is very clean and cozy with a big room which is very comfortablethe room is very clean so is the big shared bathroom
Host:hosts are very friendlylovely large place and outstanding hosts very homely stay thank you very much for having mesisse was not around when i arrived but was very responsive with communicationsisse was away during my stay so we couldn't meet but she was perfectly responsive onlineRead more reviews
Location:amazing place far from the crowded city green and clean
12. Studio apartment with a wonderful view of the Syawambhunath Temple, Kathmandu (from USD 38)
A cozy well-furnished studio apartment within walking distance of Thamel city centre, this place offers a great view of the Swayambhunath Temple. According to guests, the facilities available in this cheap accommodation in Nepal are beyond what you can expect in this developing country. You have a fully-equipped kitchen, wireless internet, a washer, cable television, and anything else you could possibly ask for. For those who keep a fitness regime, there is also a gym available for you to use.
However, do take note that there is no lift available in the building, so be prepared for a daily dose of compulsory lower body workout especially when you are assigned the top floors.
Rental unit in Kathmandu · ★3.80 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:our large room (the one with the kitchen) had a small fan onlywe had a lovely stay at mantra apartments
Cleanliness:very nice clean spacious apartmentRead more reviews
Location:facilities i think it's close to the best in kathmandu
13. A room with great hospitality and view, Kathmandu
This is where you can feel the warmth of a Nepalese family and a true home stay feel. That’s what this apartment is all about. All guests have raved about the lovely accommodation and the exceptional home-cooked meal they received. The hospitality the host provides goes above and beyond what you may expect.
In this apartment, basic amenities are provided for you, including wireless internet. Though situated away from the hustle and bustle of city life, it just takes you 30 minutes by foot to get to Thamel city center. Otherwise, it will be a 15-minute drive.
Like all the other guests, staying here will make you want to come back for more, for the hospitality and for the authentic Nepalese experience.
Home in Kathamndu · ★4.85 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 private bathKathamndu, Bagmati, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:room is cool so fan is perfect for sleepingroom is cool so fan is perfect for sleepingroom is cool so fan is perfect for sleepingground floor room does not have a view but the roof offers some nice sitting spacehe prepared good and healthy breakfast he also helped me book a cab for cheap rate
Cleanliness:clean and comfortable roomthe place was clean and tidythe place was clean and comfortablethe room was clean and comfortableroom was clean and check-in/communication was very easy and straightforward
Host:the host was helpfuldil was very helpfuldil is a most gracious hostdil is a great hostthe best host so farRead more reviews
Location:good location but a bit challenging to findgreat location very close to thamelgreat location and a lovely roomthe place is very close to thamel a perfect locationit’s only few minute distance to thamel and the house is located very calm place
14. The Peace Room with a panoramic view of the city and valley, Kathmandu (from USD 29)
Staying in this Nepal lodging will bring you at peace with the surrounding nature as you take in the sights. An apartment that is strategically located in the heart of the city, it is 20 minutes’ walk to the Swayambhunath Temple and a 10-minute walk to the tourist bus park.
This apartment is a family run-business, with several rooms to accommodate its guests. Nonetheless, every guest is sure to receive a personalized service. The classical yet traditional interior of each room exudes great comfort. Every room has a balcony that extends out to give a picturesque view of the city and the surrounding hills. The highlight of the apartment is definitely the rooftop terrace dining area. The splendid view will bring your dining experience to a whole new level.
Do take note, like most apartments, there is no lift in the building.
Bed and breakfast in Kathmandu · ★4.49 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:the room had wonderful views of kathmandu from the deckgood wifi (for nepal) 24 hours warm showers and all the rooms have a nice balconythe rooftop view of the city and breakfasts were greatac in room worked well and free simple breakfast was okthe room was quite spacious and extremely comfortable- everything functioned exactly as expected (ac hot water wifi)
Cleanliness:it was reasonable and clean geust house in thamelthe rooms were clean and the team of the hotel were so friendlyit was clean convenient and most of all quite in the heart of kathmanduthe room had clean bed sheet privit toilet and hot water we were so satisfied in this chargethe rooms are clean and have all the basic things you need hot water and private bathroom etc
Host:our host durga was amazingand service manager was so kindthe staff were warm and offered the best servicedurga is an amazing hostdurga and the staff at peace home were very welcomingRead more reviews
Location:great location within thamelgood location and calmthe location is great a short walk to all the actionit’s in a good location to themelreally great location close to thamel but a bit quieter
15. More than just a room in Kathmandu, Kathmandu (from USD 9)
This is a home situated in a very convenient place. You have restaurants, cafes, supermarkets, and access to transportation within walking distance. To get to the city, it takes you just 30 minutes by foot.
A spacious, cozy, and humble room awaits you. And the rooftop garden is your gateway to a splendor of natural beauty. Observe the White Himalayas harmoniously co-existing with the magnificent Swayambhunath Temple. Hospitality comes easy for the family as they make sure your stay will be an unforgettable one, catering to your every need.
Home in Kathamndu · ★4.89 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 private bathKathamndu, Bagmati, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room is spacious and the sunrise is fantasticthe upgraded shower was great and the rooftop had amazing views of kathmanduthe room was much cleaner compared to similarly prized hotelsalso breakfast on the rooftop was absolutely perfectthe facility is very clean with private bathrooms filtered water and cooking utensils in the common kitchenette
Cleanliness:house is clean and well maintainedcomfortable and clean roominside of house is clean and quitethe house itself is decently clean and neatour stay at dil’s place was very clean and comfortable
Host:dil is a really nice hostdil was a fantastic hostdil is a great hostdil has been a fantastic hostdil is knowledgeable and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:location was excellent and close to thamelgood location as welllocation of place is excellent: close to thamel but quietthe location is fantastic walking distance from thamel other tourist sites and bus stopsprice was right and the location was good if you wish to get a feel for life in kathmandu
16. Cocina Mitho Chha- Everest Room, Kathmandu (from USD 11)
This accommodation offers a stay beyond just a place to rest your head at the end of the day. This place offers activities such as Nepali food cooking classes, Nepali language learning, and cycling tours around the Kathmandu Valley at an affordable price.Getting to the apartment is easy as the apartment is situated near the tourist district center of Thamel, which can be reached with just ten minutes’ walk. Though in a quiet district, you can very much find an array of bars, restaurants, and shops around the corner.
Cocino Mitho Chha is not only known for its hospitality but also for the host’s commitment to share as much of her knowledge about Nepal. The host also has the passion to give back to the community through her projects, where she works with orphans to equip them with skills for their future. Should you join their cooking class, you will be able to interact with the orphans and learn more about this outreach program.
Here, you will be staying in a simple but very spacious room. The private residential property also has its own stunning garden that you can spend time in adoring the flora and fauna.
Bed and breakfast in Kathmandu · ★4.80 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 shared bathKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:the rooms are warm well designed and apt for a relaxing staythe rooms were very comfortableour room was simple charming and quite comfortablewe had a very warm welcome in this lovely bed and breakfast
Cleanliness:place is clean bright and cheerymy room was super clean and the bed was very comfortablethe room is beautiful and cleanthe place was clean and a good value for the pricethe place is really nice well looked after and clean
Host:debendra was a great hostthe staff guys are kind and good cookthe staffs are very attentive and helpfulvery kind and generous host and staffthe staff and debendra are extremely welcoming and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:plus a great location near restaurants and shopsa great location- quiet yet not far from all the actiongreat spot it's fairly quiet despite being so close to everythingthe menu includes spanish cuisine what makes this place more interestingstrongly recommend this place if you want to stay central but still not in the middle of tourist-quarters
17. Your Next Home, Kathmandu (from USD 16)
Yes, that’s right, your next home, away from home. Once you step into the house, the hospitality of the hosts will immediately make you feel at ease and you’ll forget that you’re in a foreign land. The home is conveniently situated in a peaceful district where access to public transport to several major destinations in the city is just three blocks away.
Tea is served twice a day for you, anytime you want it. A Nepali GSM number will be provided; all you have to do is top up the credit should you need to use it. You can enjoy the home as if it is your very own, relax on the rooftop terrace, or use the kitchen to prepare a meal. There is an additional price of 2 USD for the gas if you use the kitchen. Seems like everything you need is available!
Home in Kathmandu · ★4.88 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 shared bathKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:there are shops nearby for any necessities and the wifi was good - thanks pawan and familyplus the wifi is great and fastthe room was comfortable and the it had great amenitiesthe rooms that we stayed in were very cosy and warm & it felt like my own bedroomwe live on the top floor a super sweet room
Cleanliness:it is clean cozy and warm with a clean bathroomeverything was clean and comfortablelovely clean place on a quiet roadnice clean and safe placethe space is clean quiet and big
Host:pawan was an amazing hosthost was very helpful and friendlythank you pawan for host mepawan was an excellent hostpawan and his wife were amazing hostsRead more reviews
Location:its location is a great distance to thamel & airport/bus station (all short taxi ride away)great location near the airportthe walk is interesting and very safethe room was comfortable and at a very convenient location close to the airportlocation is perfect and it's value for money
18. The Healthy Home, Kathmandu (from USD 26)
This home, one of the best places to stay in Nepal, is situated in a district called Jayabageshwori and is five minutes’ walk from one of the greatest monasteries in Nepal, the Temple of Lord Pashupatinath.
The hosts will be ever-ready to offer you advice on what to see and how to get to these sites, such as the above-mentioned temple, the Bouddha Stupa, Hanumandhoka Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Temple, Patan, and Bhaktapur Durbar Square .
The home is a three-storey apartment, with the private room being on the third level. The private room’s brightly-painted walls gives you a vibrant ambience that is bound to set you in tune with the surroundings. There is also a garden available for you to relax in.
Home in Kathmandu · ★4.72 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 shared bathKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:overall good one however there was no fan in the room and owner didn't allow to use the kitchenthe room i stayed in was in a very nice nepali home and the family was very welcomingthe house really nice with comfortable facilitiesroom was nice and warmer than other rooms during a winter visit
Cleanliness:the house is beautiful lovely clean placegreat family and great clean and perfect place in the beautiful kathmanduhis place was clean cozy and convenientthe room was very comfortable and cleanhe was very friendly and the room was comfortable and clean
Host:the host is very niceananda was a really good hostthey are very good host and very helpfulthe host was more then amazing and took care of uswas great to have a host showing kathmandu at nightRead more reviews
Location:good location for templethe location is very close to the airport and to wonderful cultural sitesgood location taxis are everywhere and close to the airportbest place at affordable price and location is near to airportclose to shree pashupatinath temple and the airport easy access to taxi's
19. Village Homestay Panchase, Pokhara (from USD 22)
Panchase Hill is well known for its trekking trail, but not many will go off the beaten track to explore the village hidden in its trail. For a magical experience, this homestay is excellent. Situated just a three-hour drive from Pokhara, expect an authentic experience of the Gurung community in Nepal in this hidden gem. You will live in a mudhouse that offers you the greatest view of the world: snow-capped mountains, Hindu and Buddhist temples on the peaks, glittering lakes, and pretty villages. The homestay is situated on the side of a mountain that is known by locals to be sacred, and this site is a magnet for spiritual pilgrims.
At night, join the Gurung people chatting around the bonfire, or if there is a full moon, dance, drum, and sing your worries away. Learn how to make honey or brew the local alcohol, raksi.Since this homestay is especially for those who wish to be completely away from unnecessary distractions, do not expect to have access to any internet connection! This is what you call a true retreat.
Earthen home in Damdame Village, Kaski District · ★4.93 · 1 bedroom · 3 beds · Shared half-bathDamdame Village, Kaski District, 3 hours from Pokhara, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:we were very comfortable and very very well fed by nepal's #1 cookthe lovely room provided was so cozy and the views were absolutely beautifulmorning view from the room’s window is what going to start the beginning of an wonderful daythere‘s a river near by where you can swim in natural pools
Cleanliness:the beds were warm and comfortable and toilet always cleanour room was comfortable and cleanwe had clean warm bedding and lantern to help us find the outside bathroom during the nightthe house is clean the food is amazing ( and sooooo much) and the people are lovelya good night's sleep was always had & the place is very clean
Host:always helpful with our questions and anticipating our needsama cooked splendid meals the atmosphere was always friendly and lovelysuch friendly wonderful peoplethis is one of the best hosts i've stayed withrabindra and family are kind and they will make you feel part of the familyRead more reviews
Location:ok the bus ride up and down is truly an adventure it is mostly just funfrom their it was an hour walk up to their lovely village of damdamewhat a place our stay at panchase village was magnificentthe walk in and out is stunning and very recommendedyou can also have a nice walk to panchase
20. A homey paradise, Lekhnath (from USD 16)
If privacy is of priority to you, despite being within the vicinity of your host family, then this place is ideal. This guest house for rent in Nepal has a separate entrance so you do not have to worry about getting maximum privacy. This home is situated about 50 minutes from Pokhara and offers access to various hiking sites. You have the luxury to choose from a whole range of activities to suit your mood. Go trekking, boating by the lake, or immerse in something cultural like learning how to cook Nepali food, make coffee, or even learning how to make bio-gas for cooking.
The host has their own garden offering organic vegetables and fruits, and their garden is all yours! You can just lay on the grass as you take in the sights of the dynamic Annapurna Range. This is indeed a place where nature is at its best, with birds lulling you into relaxation, and butterflies fluttering around, sharing the same fresh air that you breathe in. This place is paradise!
Guesthouse in Lekhnath · ★4.78 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathLekhnath, Mid-Western Development Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the view is magnificent and the meals and hot shower make this a well rounded packagewe enjoyed breakfast and coffee every morning and classic nepalese dinner every night made by his motherthe room was clean and tidy and the hot shower and internet made the stay comfortablethe room feels nice and private as it is a separate bungalow in the backyardthe rooms are small and cozy ours had its own bathroom which was nice
Cleanliness:the room was very comfortable and cleanwater was always hot and the rooms very cleanthe bedroom and bathroom had everything we needed and were spacious and cleanour room had two beds for my friend and i and stayed dry during a rainstorm
Host:dinesh and his family are excellent hostdinesh and his family are extremely welcoming hostsgreat experience very quiet owner is very friendlydinesh was a great host and his family was very friendly as wellhis family is warm and friendly and they will do everything to make you feel comfortableRead more reviews
Location:dinesh's house was the perfect place to stay close to pokharalocation is ideal for hiking boating and exploring small villagesa real atmosphere in the village good walks arounddinesh’s family are all warmhearted close to a laugh and very helpfuli loved this place getting there was tricky as a first-timer
21. Stay with a Sherpa family, Kathmandu
To live here with a Sherpa family is deemed priceless. With stories of the host’s endless adventures and stories about the Himalayas, you will leave this place inspired.
Take a peaceful morning walk to one of the greatest Buddhist monuments, the Boudhanath Temple, which is just fifteen minutes away. Or go to the city to watch the hectic city life of the Nepalese, which is a ten minutes’ drive from the home.
This home offers you the most authentic city life of the Nepalese. You will have the most basic amenities to make your stay a sufficient one, including wireless internet that works pretty well in this house. Most importantly, your room offers a cozy setting for you to rest your head after a whole day of exploration.
22. Homestay within the Tibetan Culture
If you’re looking for a stay with a vibrant mix of individuals from different backgrounds, but at the same time to immerse yourself in the traditional culture, then this is the place for you. This apartment is shared between an American couple, a trekker and explorer, a Dharma student, and a cat.
A comfortable home in a peaceful neighbourhood with the Boudhanath Temple just within a few minutes’ walk, this is an area known for its Tibetan culture. There are many wonderful stores nearby selling handicrafts and shops selling a range of food, from the traditional Tibetan cuisine to western fare. At times, you will hear the sound of the gong reverberating through the neighbourhood, masking the noise from city.
23. The room with the Swayambunath Temple view, Kathmandu (from USD 16)
A resort-style house, and 15 minutes’ ride from the city center, the Swayambhunath Temple is within sight of this accommodation. Though in a quiet, hilly neighborhood, there are restaurants around. With just a five-minute walk, you have access to the public transportation. You will feel most at home as the host family will welcome you as though you’re family.
Your room will be a cozy and humble haven with all the basic amenities at your disposal. Your host family have endless tips and information prepared for you; they want you to get the best out of your travels in their beloved city.
Home in Kathmandu · ★4.86 · 2 bedrooms · 1 bed · 1 shared bathKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:the breakfast is light masala tea and some nepali sweets but a nice treatthe room was elegantly designed with a large comfortable bed and the bathroom was really nicei can highly recommand it you will enjoy the breakfast on the rooftop and the silence ;)a comfortable place o enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of katmanduthe room and bed were very comfortable
Cleanliness:very clean and lovelyeverything was very clean and well keptthe room is clean and cosythe room is very clean and tidypradeep's house was comfortable clean and quiet
Host:the host is really helpfulthey are so kind and hospitalitythey were all very kind and caringpradeep's family in kathmandu were wonderful hostsyour are a great hostRead more reviews
Location:the location was ideal considering we had to go to a monastery near byit is a nice place away from the tourist areastill most tourist attraction are walkable or a short taxi ride awaywonderful clean cozy room in a superb location; outside of chaotic city centertaxis are cheap but you can walk to the center if you desire (we did)
24. Serviced Modern Apartment on a Hill with a 360-degree view of the Himalayas, Kathmandu
Located atop a hill, in the middle of a historic neighborhood called Bijeshwori,this apartment offers you a 360-degree view of the Himalayas and the Kathmandu Valley from its shared rooftop. The apartment is sandwiched between the commercial city, Thamel, and the Swayambunath Temple, which is just 700 meters (2,297 feet) away. It is a great starting base for the exploration of Kathmandu. You can also find several Hindu and Buddhist temples around the historic neighborhood.
This apartment is ideal for a group or family. It is a modern apartment with 2 bedrooms, a living room, and a kitchen. This apartment is equipped with slightly more than the basic amenities you can find in Nepal, such as wireless internet and air-conditioning. However, for the air-conditioner, an extra charge of about 10 USD is chargeable for its usage per night. You will get complete privacy during your stay, but not to worry, your host is just a call away should you need them.
Cosy Serviced Apartment near Swayambu, KathmanduKathmandu, Central Region, NepalSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:lovely views from the apartment and the rooftopbeds are comfortable and view from the apartment is beautifulvery spacious and clean apartment with a lovely view of the cityfully equipped kitchen made it easy for us to cook our own breakfastthe beds were so comfortable it was hard to leave
Cleanliness:the apartments are very clean just our kitchen smelled a bit strange and not everything was cleanthe space was lovely clean and warmthe place is beautiful and cleanvery clean spacious and exactly as it has been mentionedit is a really nicely decorated hygienic and clean apartment
Host:very friendly staffs five star servicegood service staff really cooperative professional and keen to help youthanks to the apartment staffstaff are great and very approachablethe staffs were very helpful and fixed all issues instantlyRead more reviews
Location:great location and only a 5 minute walk to the monkey temple and a 20 minute walk into thameltransport to central kathmandu was easyit is an easy walk to the thamel area without being in the centre of all the noiseswayambu stupa is just 5 minutes walk away which is great
25. Studio with private lakefront terrace, Pokhara
Apart from the home being spacious, the highlight of this listing must be the terrace, where you can lie on the deck chairs and admire the lake with its background of mountains and hills. This apartment, indeed, provides a good atmosphere.
What’s more, this house has an exceptionally convenient location with everything you need within walking distance. You have shops, restaurants, spas, laundry services, and a bus station offering bus services to every part of the city. Different types of activities can be arranged for you; just inform the host of your preference and all will be done. Boating or fishing are just few of the many activities you can indulge in during your stay there.
Lakeview Day Spa! Rooftop Studio ApartmentPokhara, Western Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:firstly wow - the view from the fully furnished room is incrediblethe apt was nice with a beautiful lakeside viewmaybe some wifi issues sometimes but it was not a real problem for methe studio is so comfortable with amazing views of the lake and mountains1) the apartment may have one of the best views of all of lakeside
Cleanliness:apartment is specious clean and modern with kitchen facilitythe space: a large apartment very clean stocked with towels toilet paper and waterthe room was clean and well maintained and there was ample opportunity to cook there toothe unit does show its wear and tear especially needing a little clean up/reno under the kitchen cupboards
Host:ajit is the perfect hostajit is a great hostajit is a wonderful host who is always ready to helpgreat place and great host and helpajit is a great hostRead more reviews
Location:excellent location everything you need nearbyajit’s place is comfortable and central in lakesidealthough so close to the main street it is nice and quiet on the fourth floorthe appartement has the best location on the main streetajit's place is located very conveniently near the lake with a gorgeous view
26. Farmhouse on Lumbini-Pokhara route
For those on a trip to Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha, this is a great detour to have a unique experience in a peaceful and pristine atmosphere. The property is situated about 13 kilometers (8 miles) outside the town of Tansen in the village of Hira Pokhara.
Live in a mudhouse and experience what it feels like to shower outside your home and in nature. Hike across the lush landscapes, bask in the tranquility of the place, and let the flora and fauna maximize the sensation of being in a natural haven. Since this home is a fully-operational farmhouse, you can join the host in activities such as milking the cows every morning or weighing the goats every Sunday. The list of activities you can do is endless. But one thing that is sure is that this is the place to create exceptional moments. Additionally, you can always opt to camp out and sleep under the stars as they witness you slumbering away.
Farmhouse(on Lumbini-Pokhara Route)
27. The Humble Lakeside Home, Pokhara
The view of the Fishtail, a mountain in the Annapurna Himal of North Central Nepal, has been listed as one of the thousand things to see in this world. This home offers you that ultimate view so you can tick it off that bucket list. You have the Fewa Lake, restaurants, shops, and the bus station all within a walking distance of about 10 minutes.
The host makes it a point to fetch guests from the point of arrival, an indication of genuine hospitality. As soon as you step into his welcoming home, you will forget your weariness! The room is said to be very comfortable. A good night’s sleep in this peaceful home is thus all but guaranteed.
Quiet countryside apt. in Pokhara
28. Boudha Inn-Meditation Centre, Kathmandu
A guesthouse offering a relaxing atmosphere through its yoga and meditation services, as soon as you step out of the guesthouse you will be greeted by the magnificent Boudhanath Temple. There are also other monasteries, adding to the great divinity of the neighbourhood.
There are several rooms in the guesthouse, each comes with their own private bathroom. The basic amenities include wireless internet.
The host, a yoga and meditation enthusiast, gives classes in the morning and evening. He will also makes sure that your every need is catered for to make your stay a comfortable and relaxing one.
Flavor Inn-Meditation CentreKathmandu, Central Region, Nepal
29. Nature Home Retreat, Pokhara
Live in paradise where everything is back to basics. A beautifully raw home, with stone ceramic floors, its walls are brick-thatched. The house is furnished with traditional furniture and items, giving you an authentic slice of Nepalese lifestyle in a Nepalese-style home. An extremely quaint house that gives you a vibe of tranquility at its optimum, it is suitable for those who need the creative space to be inspired.
You get to taste nature’s goodness when you drink the running water that comes from the nearby spring, or when you order fresh buffalo milk or organic seasonal vegetables from the neighbors. Pokhara Lake is just 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) away, and a walk through the villages is an experience not to be missed. Within ten meters (32.8 feet) of the home are restaurants that serve Nepalese or western cuisine, depending on your cravings.
On the verandah of the home a hammock awaits your presence; connect with the views of the Himalayas and take in the fresh air. In Pokhara, like in Kathmandu, many would take a bus to another city, Lumbini, to set foot in the Birthplace of The Lord Buddha, especially on Vesak Day.
Lake View Home (Pokhara)Pokhara, Western Region, Nepal
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Amenities & Room:there's currently no internet connection at the flat but all bars and restaurants offer free wifithe house is comfortable the setting is serene and the view is fantasticthe room is really nice viewthe place is secluded and swimming with butterflies in a gorgeous gardenhaving the kitchen was nice and the gas hot water heater is pretty awesome
Cleanliness:clean charming and secludedit was very clean and the kitchen was well equipped for cooking mealsthe little house is not so little and it's very clean and comfortablethe room is very clean and fasion the villagers are so cute
Host:david made me feel so welcome and was the perfect hosthe was very kindthe manager rishi and his helper were extremely helpful with all requestswe had a great time in pokhara and everyone was super nice and helpful :)we really enjoyed staying in this lovely house and rishi its manager was super helpful and responsiveRead more reviews
Location:amazing place to stay close by pokharahowever the location is very peacefulgreat place to stay near pokhara and what it offers but with good distance to busy lakesidethe walk up to the house is also a nice 7-min walkwe enjoyed the walk along the river at village side
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