Himalaya Hotel, Kathmandu
The Himalaya Hotel is a 3/4 star hotel located in the southern sector of Kathmandu close to the adjacent historic town of Patan. The hotel offers 125 comfortable and spacious modern rooms equipped with broadband internet access, 32 inch LCD cable/satellite television, IDD, minibar, electronic safe, hairdryer, independent room temperature control and tea/coffee making facilities. World Discovery prices are based on the hotel's recently-refurbished Deluxe Rooms (below right) overlooking the gardens with views of the distant Himalayas. Upgrades are available at a supplement to Executive Rooms or Junior Suites.
For dining, the Cafe Horizon (below left) offers extensive buffets for breakfast and lunch, and a la carte dinners. The Tea Lounge serves teas, coffee and pastries beside the hotel's landscaped Japanese Garden, whilst the Base Camp Bar is the ideal place for a chilled beer or an exotic cocktail after an exciting day of sightseeing.
The Himalaya has a large outdoor pool, a children's pool and a well-maintained clay tennis court. There is a small shopping arcade at lobby level.