The Art Of Nepal
For this journey we have selected beautiful boutique accomodation in unique locations, off the tourist trail.
In the cities step out of your door into the local alleys and lanes. While, in the countryside, enjoy being away from all the crowds and walk to untouched villages.
In the backyard of one of the holiest Buddhist stupas and adjacent to a Buddhist monastery, Shambaling Hotel is nestled in the heart of Kathmandu’s Tibetan community.
Only a 10-minute walk from Boudhanath Stupa, through the narrow brick-paved lanes, Shambaling is decorated as a Tibetan style house where every floor represents a different element of the Kalachakra, Earth, Fire, Water.
On the edge of the ancient World Heritage listed city Bhaktapur, you will stay in the deluxe Heritage Hotel where history comes alive with Malla, Rana, Newari and Mithila influences.
Created from reclaimed building materials up to 400 years old, every piece of the hotel has a story, a history, the handiwork of Nepali artisans and a flavour of the local community. All the furniture is antique or purpose built from 200 year old reclaimed wood and the walls adorned with original Mithila artwork painted by 6 artists from Janakpur.
The Inn, Patan
Over a 100 year old traditional brick and timber Newari house transformed into a beautiful heritage hotel by conservation architect Rohit Ranjitkar.
It is equipped with 10 individually designed rooms and a private courtyard in historic configuration. Situated in the UNESCO World Heritage Site off Patan Durbar Square, it provides an unique opportunity to experience local lifestyle, culture and incredible architecture.
Colonial Bungalow style accomodation situated amidst the tropical forested hills sloping down to the Trisuli river’s sandy beaches.
Summit Village Lodge at Brigand's Bend, features panoramic views, fresh organic meals, outdoor pool and bar and the chance to trek to villages untouched by tourism.
Nestled on a ridge, Himalayan Front Hotel is the perfect place to relax and unwind with panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks from every room.
From Dhaulagiri (8167m) in the west to the pyramid of Machhapuchhare (6997m), the tent-like peak of Annapurna II (7937m) to Lamjung (6983m) in the east.
Fish Tail Lodge enjoys a unique location situated on a peninsula across Fewa Lake. Shuttle-floats transport you to the resort where you can enjoy spectacular views of the Annapurna range and their reflection on the lake.
Peaceful yet only minutes away from the excitement of Pokhara, you are in good company as Fishtail has had the honour of hosting World Leaders, Royalty, Heads of Governments and Celebrities.