Coupled with impeccable Encounter Nepal service, our facilities and amenities are designed to meet your every need.

Housed in the city’s landmark tourists destination-"Thamel", Encounter Nepal is a refuge of timeless travel experience.

Offering a free shuttle from Tribhuvan International Airport, Hotel Encounter Nepal in Kathmandu is a short 2-minute walk from Thamel Square. Beautiful mountain views can be enjoyed from its rooftop. A sunny outdoor garden and free in-room internet are available.

Brightly decorated, the air-conditioned rooms all feature wooden flooring and a private balcony. A flat-screen cable TV and personal safe are included. Bathrooms come with a bathtub and hot-water showers.

Hotel Encounter Nepal is a 20-minute walk from Kathmandu Durbar Square, Ason Market and Syambunath Stupa (Monkey Temple). Tribhuvan International Airport is a 25-minute drive away. International bars, restaurants and cafes surround the hotel.

Kathmandu Grill Restaurant serves Nepalese, Indian and Continental cuisines. The open-bar in the courtyard offers refreshing cocktails. In-room dining is also possible with room service.

Free computer stations are available at the hotel's lounge. Guests can get free city maps, or arrange day trips at the tour desk. The front desk operates 24 hours.

Hotel Rooms: 36


Deluxe/Super Deluxe Amenities

This room opens to a balcony, great for kicking back and taking in mountain and city views. For a good night's sleep, the Select Comfort bed is dressed with premium bedding and a down duvet. The ensuite bathroom has a deep soaking bathtub with a handheld showerhead, as well as bathrobes and slippers. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and the 30-inch LCD television is offered for your entertainment. Enjoy welcome amenities. The in-room kitchen supplies a refrigerator and a coffee/tea maker. Handy amenities include complimentary bottled water, a safe, and a phone with free local calling.

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a ar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. An Internet point is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, a technology helpdesk, and secretarial services. This green/sustainable hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can use the business facilities at a partner hotel. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). Complimentary self parking is available on site. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2012.

Hotel Encounter Nepal is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation - pickup (complimentary)
  • Number of floors - 4
  • ATM/banking
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Business services
  • Cell phone/mobile rental
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Free breakfast
  • Computer rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Event catering
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Floor butler
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Technology support staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Music library
  • Half board rates available
  • Full board rates available
  • On-site medical assistance available
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Media library
  • Computer station
  • Internet point
  • Total number of rooms - 36
  • Laundry facilities
  • Library
  • Medical assistance available
  • Microwave in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Secure parking
  • Self-parking
  • Free self-parking
  • Parking nearby
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free guest parking
  • Conference center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free long-term parking
  • Free parking nearby
  • Offsite parking reservations required
  • 24-hour business center
  • Secretarial services
  • Security guard
  • Shoe shine
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Suitable for children
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Technology helpdesk
  • Television in lobby
  • Tour assistance
  • Translation services
  • Video library
  • Wedding services
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant(s) in hotel


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Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding
  • Balcony
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Window opens
  • Welcome amenities
  • In-room safe
  • Sofa bed
  • Cribs/infant beds available


A complimentary breakfast is served each morning in the restaurant between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Garden Restaurent - Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Afternoon tea is served. Some meals may not be served daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Check In

Check-in time starts at 6 AM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check Out

Check-out time is 2 PM

Payment Types

Accepted at this hotel: MasterCard, Visa, Traveller Check, Cash


Pets not allowed


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.