Close to Baluwatar, in a safe & quiet neighborhood (many Embassies & NGOs), w/nearby cafes&eateries Easy access by taxi to Bodanath/ Thamel. You’ll love it, as Binod Tamang (a Kathmandu native) & Ed Antoine (that travels often to Nepal) teamed up to prepare it for u. Blend of western comfort (2 carpeted bedrooms, real spring mattresses, etc..) and typical Nepali touches. Wifi + Desk and armchair. Our place is good for couples, solo adventurers & business travelers. Inquire to rent entire place
BINOD TAMANG, a Kathmandu native, welcomes you in this cozy and cute and safe 2 bedrooms ( in a new building that opened in 2015), offering you a touch of western comfort in the heart of the Nepali capital, on Uphar Marg (our street) in the area close to embassies and to the Prime Minister's residence. The apartment offers 2 carpeted bedrooms, one with King Size, one with Queen size bed, plush Indian cotton sheets, Wifi, an inverter providing electricity to most outlets, and hot shower in a cozy bathroom. The main living room has access to balcony overlooking life in the quiet and safe street that offers enough convenience to stores for you to grab a bottle of soda or cold beer, or a few bananas or yogurt to settle down for the night. If you wish to work there is a desk and armchair. The kitchen well equipped with newly bought gas stove and fridge, and a cute breakfast or dinner table with 4 comfortable arm chairs. The living room has a typical Nepali bed that serves as couch, bamboo book case, table and arm chair.
Upon arrival from the airport, Binod will welcome you in our space, and show you the apartment access, and give you a set of keys. He will point out a couple of important things to know.
We'd love to help you organize your stay. From helping set up transportation to and from the airport, to providing a guide to tour the city, to organizing a half day tour of the neighborhood and we can even organize a cooking lesson, as Binod's sister is amazing at cooking and explaining in perfect english... Binod will be there often to make sure you are comfortable, and can help you organize your first breakfasts!
There is a small terrasse where you can do some laundry by hand, and hang it on the roof top that offers great views of the neighborhood and even the mountains of the Kathmandu valley. Perfect for your morning or evening meditation if you so chose. And also according to your requirement for long term stays there will be an additional cleaning fees of $10 per week (includes changing sheets every two week)
- Check in after 1PM
- Apartment made for 3 to 4 people, extra charge for 5th person of $15
- You can smoke on balcony if you use an ashtray
- We do not welcome any kind of sex tourist
- You can rent the entire apartment or one bedroom with access to kitchen of course. The listed price is for the whole apartment. Enquire for if you need only one bedroom.
Ed is with Altruistic Odyssey, a 501c3 Charity organization that supports projects in Nepal, and rents this apartment in Kathmandu, only use it part year. Binod Tamang is your co-host, takes care of the apartment, and he is passionate to make your stay there delightful. Ed is a US citizen, french born, loves nature, treks to the Himalaya, scouting for projects fo AO.