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10 Beautiful Hotels in the Nepal Himalayas

Lodge Thasang Village

While trekking in the Nepal Himalayas, most people think you have to trade comfort for spectacular mountain views. And while this notion is partially correct, there are quite a few hotels in the Himalayas that provide unmatched comfort in one of the most difficult terrains of the world. Here are some that will be a pleasure to check in to after a long day’s march:

Hotel Everest View, Syangboche

Hotel Everest View is one of the most luxurious hotels in the Everest Region. Located inside Sagarmatha National Park at Syangboche and offering a mesmerizing view of the Himalayas, this hotel opened its door for visitors in 1971 and was hailed as the world’s highest hotel by The Guinness Book of World Records in 2004!

In addition to the twelve comfortable rooms that all face east towards Everest, this hotel is famous for its helicopter breakfasts. Helicopter or not, the hotel’s outdoor restaurant is open for all to enjoy.

  • Price: USD 504 per night (twin/double room including breakfast, lunch, dinner, and all taxes)
  • Altitude: 3,880 meters / 12,700 feet.
  • Location: Syangboche, Everest Region.
  • Website: http://hoteleverestview.com/ 
  • Helipad: Yes

How to get to Hotel Everest View?

There are two ways to get to Hotel Everest View

HELICOPTER: Take a helicopter either from Kathmandu or Lukla. Please note that the hotel is at an altitude of 3,880 meters / 12,700 feet. If you take a heli to that altitude either from Kathmandu (1,400 meters) or Lukla (2,870 meters) and decide to spend a night there, the chances of you getting Acute Mountain Sickness is very high. If you are flying in from one of these locations, we advise you to stop here only for breakfast.

TREK: Take a flight to Lukla and then walk for four days to reach Hotel Everest View.

  • Day 1 – Take a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Then trek to Monjo on the same day.
  • Day 2 – Trek from Monjo to Namche Bazar. It will take approximately 3-4 hours to reach Namche Bazar.
  • Day 3 – Acclimatization Hike to Thame village.
  • Day 4- Trek from Namche to Hotel Everest View.

Everest Summit Lodge, Tashinga

Everest Summit Lodge Tashinga
Everest Summit Lodge Tashinga

Everest Summit Lodge at Tashinga provides mesmerizing views of famous mountains like Ama Dablam, Kangtega, Thamserku, and other Himalayan giants and is situated in a very secluded area away from hotels and settlements.

It is part of the chain of Everest Summit Lodges and was established in 2002 with five unique properties. They are all in the Khumbu region and are located at Lukla, Monjo, Pangboche, Mende, and Tashinga. This lodge strives to preserve Sherpa architecture while providing modern amenities such as insulated rooms and electric blankets. Everest Summit Lodge at Lukla is the perfect lodge if you come from Kathmandu via flight and want to spend a day at Lukla for acclimatization.

How to get to Everest Summit Lodge?

One of the best ways to experience Everest Summit Lodge’s luxurious service is trekking in the Everest Region. On reaching Lukla, you can stay at this hotel which is located just near the airport. On the next day, you can trek to Monjo. You can stay at Everest Summit Lodge to relax and acclimatize yourself for the trek on getting Monjo. Everest Summit Lodge at Mende lies above the Thame Valley. This lodge can be reached by trekking from Namche to Thame. Another property is at Pangboche and it lies on the Everest Base Camp Trail. The fifth property lies at Tashinga. This property lies off the Everest Base Camp and Ama Dablam Base Camp Trek. It offers a panoramic view of the mountains like Ama Dablam, Kangtega, Thamserku, and other Himalaya giants.

Yeti Mountain Home, Kongde

Yeti Mountain Home Kongde
Yeti Mountain Home Kongde

Yeti Mountain Home Kongde is a luxurious lodge situated at 4,250m, practically in the middle of nowhere. This property is located right at the base of Kongde Mountains and is separated from the nearest settlement by at least 7-8 hours. Here is a google map so you can appreciate just how remote this hotel is.

Yeti Mountain Home at Kongde offers a mesmerizing view of the entire Everest range. This Lodge provides a spectacular view of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho-Oyu, and Ama Dablam. The breathtaking view of the Khumbu Valley and the Kongde lake is sure to leave you spellbound.

Well, you are always welcome here if you are looking for the perfect Lodge where you can have your breakfast with a spectacular view of the Himalayas and the Khumbu Valley.

The property at Kongde is part of the Yeti Mountain Home luxury chain with six different properties. The five others are located at Lukla, Phakding, Monjo, Namche, and Thame.

  • Price: USD 150 per night (Bed only)
  • Altitude:4,250m / 13,943.57 feet
  • Location: Kongde, Solukhumbu
  • Website: https://yetimountainhome.com/ 
  • Helipad: Yes

How to get to Yeti Mountain Home, Kongde? 

There are two ways to reach this beautiful property:

HELICOPTER: Take a helicopter either from Lukla or Kathmandu. Most people do this because after finishing a helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp, they stop by at this fantastic property to have breakfast.

TREKKING: For those looking to spend a night at this property, the most important fact is that this property is located at 4,250 meters. As such, you will have to gradually make your way to this property giving your body enough time to acclimatize to the high altitude. Here is the most sensible approach:

  • Day 1 – Take a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Trek to Monjo on the same day.
  • Day 2 – Trek from Monjo to Namche Bazar. It will take approximately 3-4 hours to reach Namche Bazar.
  • Day 3 – Acclimatization Hike to Khumjung and Hotel Everest View.
  • Day 4- Trek from Namche to Thame
  • Day 5- Trek to Yeti Mountain Home at Kongde.

Lodge Thasang Village, Naurikot

Lodge Thasang Village
Lodge Thasang Village

Lodge Thasang village lies at Naurikot village of Mustang district along the Annapurna Circuit trekking route and is surrounded by mesmerizing views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Nilgiri, and the Kaligandaki river valley. 

How can you get to Lodge Thasang Village?

If you want to experience this Lodge’s services, you can reach here in several ways.

BY FLIGHT: Take a direct flight from Pokhara to Jomsom. From Jomsom, you can take a jeep, which will take approximately one hour to reach this Lodge.

BY ROAD: You can take a Jeep from Pokhara to reach this Lodge. It will take approximately 6-7 hours from Pokhara.

Moksha Mustang, Jomsom

Moksha Mustang
Moksha Mustang PC: Moksha Mustang

Moksha Mustang is a 3-star resort located at Jomsom. This hotel is the perfect place to start your adventure at Mustang. Muktinath temple is just 1-hour drive away from this Lodge. This hotel is the ideal lodge if you are traveling with your family. This lodge provides a breathtaking view of Mt. Nilgiri. This lodge offers an unforgettable experience to its visitors through horse riding, cycling, rock climbing, hiking, trekking, and yoga, assisted by experienced teams.

How can you get to Moksha Mustang?

If you want to experience this resort’s service, you can take a direct flight from Pokhara to Jomsom. You can also take a jeep from Pokhara, which will take approximately 7-8 hours.

Red House Lodge, Kagbeni

Red House Lodge
Red House Lodge PC: Red House Lodge

Red House Lodge is one of the best lodges of Kagbeni. First started by Pema Doma, this lodge was named the Red House by Sydney Schuler. After she visited Mustang, Sydney became friends with Pema Doma, and she was the one who brought the Red House Lodge signboard. The name Red House also symbolizes the friendship between Sydney and Pema Doma. The statue of Buddha and Thangka paintings on the walls of this Lodge provides the visitor with a different experience. 

You can do many activities when you are here, like taking a short hike to Tiri Village or Phalak, or you can trek to Jhong or Sekdhak and experience the lifestyle, tradition, and culture of the people of the Himalayas.

How to get to Red House Lodge Kagbeni?

This lodge is perfect for staying if you are staying overnight at Kagbeni during the Mustang trek. You can get there by Air or Jeep. The quickest way to reach there is by taking a flight from Pokhara to Jomsom and then taking a jeep from Jomsom to Kagbeni.

Nubri Four Season Resort, Namrung

Nubri Four Season Resort, Namrung
Nubri Four Season Resort, Namrung

Nubri Four Season Resort lies at Namrung Village and it lies on the Manaslu Trek route. This Lodge is the perfect place to acclimatize yourself for the ascent. You can do exciting things when you are here, like taking blessings from Rinpoche from nearby monasteries, spending time at the museum, or checking out the organic coffee and wild herbal tea exclusive to the valley. 

How to get to Number Four Season Resort

  • Day 1- Drive from Kathmandu to Solti Khola (700m)
  • Day 2- Trek to Machha khola (869m)
  • Day 3- Trek to Jagat (1,340m)
  • Day 4- Trek to Deng (1,860m)
  • Day 5- Trek to Namrung (2,630)

Farmhouse- Agro Manang, Bhratang

Farmhouse- Agro Manang, Bhratang
Farmhouse- Agro Manang, Bhratang

This Farmhouse lies at Bhratang of Manang District. This Farmhouse is at an elevation of 2900 m. This Farmhouse is the perfect place if you want to relax and enjoy the beauty of mother nature. They serve freshly baked products every day. For coffee lovers, this is the perfect place as they have locally grown coffee beans. The magnificent scenery and comfort provide the guest with an unforgettable experience.

The absolute highlight of this place is, of course, the huge apple orchard surrounding the property. In May/June, you will be able to catch the apple blossoms, while in October, you will be able to pick apples here. 🙂

How to get to Farmhouse- Agro Manang?

DRIVE: You can also reach Farmhouse- Agro Manang in a single day if you take a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and drive from Pokhara to Bhratang, Manang. It is also possible to drive to the farmhouse from Kathmandu in one long day.

TREKKING: It will take approximately four days if you are trekking. 

  • Day 1- Drive from Kathmandu to Bhulbhule. Overnight at teahouse
  • Day 2- Trek from Bhulbhule to Jagat
  • Day 3- Trek from Jagat to Dharpani
  • Day 4- Trek from Dharpani to Chame. It will take 3-4 hours from Chame to reach Farmhouse.

Hananoie – A Permaculture Resort, Astam

Hananoie
Hananoie

Hananoie is a permaculture resort located 17km away from Pokhara. This resort provides a 180° panoramic view of the Annapurna range, downhill rivers, and the villages. The best season to visit this resort is from the middle of September to the middle of March, as we can see the mesmerizing view of the Himalayas and many colorful flowers.

  • Price: USD 200 per night, including 3 meals ( double / twin room )
  • Altitude: 1468m / 4816 feet
  • Location: Astam, Kaski
  • Website: http://hananoie-nepal.com/en/stay/
  • Helipad: 

How to get to Hananoie?

We can reach this resort by taking a jeep from Milan Chowk, Pokhara, which will take approximately 1.5 hours. The best way to get to this resort is by hiking from Hemja, located about 20km from Pokhara.

Royal Mustang Resort, Lo Manthang

Royal Mustang Resort, Lo Manthang
Royal Mustang Resort, Lo Manthang

Royal Mustang Resort lies at Lo Manthang. Its door opened for visitors only after 1992, and this resort provides the feeling of being at home. It has a unique design that represents the lifestyle of the people of Lo. They have a garden and a terrace from where you can enjoy the stunning view of the mountains. This lodge provides the guest with an unforgettable experience with the fusion of modern amenities and ancient arts.

How to get to Royal Mustang Resort

If you are visiting Upper Mustang and want to spend your night at the most luxurious resort, Royal Mustang Resort can be your best option. There are three ways to get there:

HELICOPTER: You can either take a helicopter directly from Kathmandu or from Pokhara to this amazing property. However, given the altitude, it is not recommended to stay a night here if you fly in from Pokhara or Kathmandu.

DRIVE: It is also possible to take a flight to Jomsom from Pokhara and then drive to this property. However, if you do so, it is advisable to spend a night at Jomsom and Ghami before proceeding to Lo Manthang.

TREK: You can also choose to fly to Pokhara and then walk to Lo Manthang by staying a night each at Kagbeni, Chele, Syangmochen, Ghami, and Tsarang.


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