Best Homestay in Kathmandu
ROKPA guest house
First of all, ROKPA is not just a homestay, it’s an international charity that is active in Nepal, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. When you stay at the ROKPA guest house, you are not just having a wonderful time with yourself but also you are contributing to some of the ROKPA’s major projects in Kathmandu. All of the profit from the ROKPA guest house directly goes to funding these projects.
During your stay at the ROKPA guest house, you will be a part of the ROKPA family that gives underprivileged youths the opportunities to work. Now, the ROKPA guest house is located a few minutes’ walk from Bouddha stupa, one of the holiest stupas in Kathmandu. The rooms in this guest house are available in two buildings which are very near to each other.
The original guest house and the next building is called Akong Rinpoche Memorial center. In the original guest house, all the rooms are very comfortable for families as well. They have private ceiling fans and a shower. Whereas, Akong Rinpoche memorial center is equipped with all the modern amenities for guests’ comfort.
All of the rooms in this building are fully equipped with air conditioning and have a private balcony. They have a junior suite, a comfortable apartment with a proper kitchen area, a bathroom with a bathtub/ shower, bedrooms with twin beds, and a private balcony that offers an amazing view of Shechen monastery, Kanying monastery, and Boudhanath area.
They also have this Stupa suite that offers a wonderful view of Bouddha Stupa from both the living room and bedroom. They are too well equipped with air conditioning and a private shower. Both the junior and Stupa suites are on the top floor of Akong Rinpoche memorial center.
Besides beautiful rooms, they also serve amazing food and drinks. ROKPA restaurant is somewhere you can completely relax with your friends. They offer some traditional Nepali food, Asian, Western dishes that are freshly prepared in the kitchen. They also serve bakery products like freshly prepared bread, cakes, and many more. Some additional facilities here are free Wi-Fi, 24 hours hot and cold water service, room service, security, housekeeping, filtered drinking water, and many more.
Swagat homestay is located in Gujeshwori Marg, Maitidevi. It is a very beautiful homestay with facilities like a garden, shared lounge, and a restaurant. They have varieties of rooms like single rooms, double rooms, studio rooms, twin rooms, and more. Each room is fully equipped with necessary furniture, iron, fan, wardrobe, desk, mosquito net, towels, slippers, and many more. The studio room is very comfortable with a kitchen and a beautiful view of the garden. The kitchen is equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, dining table, oven, toaster, and cleaning products.
The additional facilities here are free Wi-Fi, parking space, laundry, dry cleaning, room service, housekeeping, airport drop-off, pick-up, security, restaurants, and many more. Some facilities have additional charges while some of them come for free. The restaurant serves some Asian, Western, and traditional Nepali food. The surroundings and atmosphere are very refreshing in this place. Also, American breakfast is available each morning at the homestay.
SUBI homestay is located at Balaju, Gongabu, 3.4 km away from the holiest Stupa Swayambhu. Comfortable rooms are available here like a deluxe single room, deluxe double room, and deluxe twin room. The rooms are fully equipped with private bathrooms. Some additional facilities of the homestay are, airport transfers, luggage storage, Wi-Fi, family rooms, and pets are completely allowed. They also have a beautiful terrace and garden where you can enjoy the beautiful views. If you really want to enjoy a quiet and peaceful holiday, this place is definitely for you. You get to enjoy a full clean, homely, and non-smoking environment.
Mums homestay is located in Balaju Gongabu, Kathmandu. The homestay has comfortable rooms like a deluxe double room and a double room with a shared bathroom. The deluxe double room has a beautiful view of mountains with one big queen-sized bed.
There are also other facilities like restaurants, bars, BBq facilities, room service, shared kitchen, free Wi-Fi, laundry service, currency exchange, library, airport transfer, car rentals, and many more. The restaurant here serves different cuisines like Asian, Chinese, and Indian. The food is very fresh and organic. Languages like English, Nepali, and Hindi are spoken here by the staff. The rooms are fully equipped with beds, a cupboard, and tables. Also, pets are completely allowed here and they have a separate smoking area. They also have a beautiful garden and terrace to enjoy the beautiful view of Kathmandu city.
Mount Annapurna Guest House
It is located at Amrit Marg, Kathmandu, 4km away from Swayambhu Stupa. The Mount Annapurna guests’ house has rooms like standard double rooms, single rooms, twin rooms, and standard double rooms. All the rooms are fully equipped with beds, cupboards, tables, and private bathrooms. The other facilities of this guest’s house are gardens, terrace, sun terrace, restaurant, and a library.
The additional facilities are free Wi-Fi, parking space, bicycle and car rental, room service, airport drop off and pick up, luggage storage, ATM machines, breakfast in the room, and many more. The staff here speaks Nepali, Hindi, English, Japanese, and Chinese. You can enjoy the place as there are many things you can do here like hiking, cycling, reading, or just enjoying the views from the rooftop.