Shambala – Kathmandu
Hotel Shambala is a Tibetan themed boutique hotel in Kathmandu offering the best in modern amenities with traditional Nepalese hospitality. Located along the prestigious “embassy road” Hotel Shambala is just 10 minutes drive from the city centre, in close proximity to major embassies, businesses and within easy access to major tourist attractions. The hotel has been designed keeping in mind the owners’ Tibetan heritage and culture. Decor items have been sourced locally to support and highlight the craftmanship of local artisans including hand-knotted Tibetan rugs, hand-embroidered furnishings, thanka paintings and custom hand-made furniture. With world-class facilities including a gorgeous roof-top swimming pool and pool side cafe offering the best views of the city and the surrounding pristine hills, a multi cuisine restaurant serving selected favorites from all over the world, a wellness spa and a business centre, our guests can relax knowing they have the best facilities available under our roof. All Deluxe rooms include a beautiful Tibetan hand-knotted rug, a hand-painted thanka and custom hand-made furniture. A 32” LCD TV, in-room safe, AC, complimentary Wi-Fi and toiletries are just a few of the Deluxe room features. Enjoy the best views of the city or mountains with a range of complimentary executive room amenties. The Songtsan Gampo suite captures the luxury and grandeur of ancient Tibetan royalty for the modern day. The suite features a separate living room and a bathroom with a stand-alone bathtub in the bedroom and a separate shower! Hand painted thankas along with hand-knotted rugs and hand-embroidered wall-hangings are reminiscent of the glory days of Tibet. Inspired by emperor Songtsan Gampo’s Newari (Nepali) wife, the Bhrikuti suite captures the essence of ancient Nepalese royalty through the extensive wood craftsmanship that decorates the suite. The intricate wood carvings are often seen as a symbol of opulence and grandeur. Hand-made furniture and needlework in Newari style are just a few of the traditional pieces that create an aura of royalty in this stunning Newari suite. Erma Restaurant Our multi-cuisine restaurant features selected favourites from all over the world. The continental menu includes a variety of pastas, steaks and sandwiches all prepared fresh in-house. Our specialty however, lies with cuisines from the region including the biryani and Tandoori items, as well as the traditional Nepali thali. Ara bar offers a range of imported hand-picked wines, domestic and international beers and expertly prepared cocktails. Located by the roof-top swimming pool is an ideal place to unwind after a long day in Kathmandu. The café & lounge features indoor and outdoor seating with light meals, finger foods with fresh espresso and cocktails made to order. With delicious bites, your favourite cocktail drink, and stunning views of the city – this is a place for good times and fond memories. With world-class facilities including a gorgeous roof-top swimming pool and poolside café, a multi-cuisine restaurant, a wellness spa and a business centre, our guests can relax knowing they have the best facilities available under our roof.