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Hotel Himalaya Yoga

by David Ways. Updated on May 11th, 2015.
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Review Summary:

Hotel Himalaya Yoga
A budget hotel in the heart of Thamel
PROS - Location is quiet. Free breakfasts. Free Yoga sessions. Nice courtyard. CONS - Expensive apartment rental USD $12-25
Hotel Review: Hotel Himalaya Yoga
Written by: David Ways
Date Published: 03/12/2015
8.9 / 10 Author Rating
Hotel Himalaya Yoga exterior

There’s a Tibetan flare to Hotel Himalaya Yoga

Let’s look inside

Looking for a budget hotel in the heart of Thamel? Something a little different but not being too over the top? Hotel Himalaya is a bright light in a sea of standard guest houses. Located at the end of a narrow street it’s spaciaous courtyard and quiet surrounds are just one of many highlights.

There are 22 rooms here ranging from bottom of the line singles to huge Tibetan style apartments.The rooftop offers a free morning yoga class while the courtyard serves up breakfast away from Thamel traffic.

There’s a meditations rooms for those wanting to find there inner selves or just chill out while upper floors offer a balcony for some restful reading. There are no hard sells or hippie parties here. It is whatever you want it to be.

Room inside Hotel Himalaya Yoga

A single/double room that comes with a TV & fan

Rooms & staff

The rooms in Hotel Himalaya Yoga are clean and neat. Nothing too fancy at all. But at these prices then equally match up to other nearby budget guest houses.

There are two magnificent large apartments that could easily house a small family. The decor is a lush mix of hand painted Tibetan styles mixed with traditional paintings.

There are solar water tanks ensuring hot water And a battery back up system.

The staff were a joy to talk with and there was no hard sells on anything.


Hotel Himalayan Yoga is a rare find that suits many people looking for no frills budget accommodation with a sense of style and a modicum of facilities. The vegetarian restaurant is the finally treat for those looking to stay here.

Hotel Himalayan Yoga offers a lot for only a few dollars. A worthy place for people to stay a few nights at the very least.

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Standard rooms are good value here and include a free breakfast and yoga session in the mornings. The apartments should be seen first as they are huge and can easily be shared by a few people if you have a group.

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All hotel stays have been paid for personally with no knowledge from the hotel owner that their accommodation was being reviewed