The house is located in central Kathmandu close to all major sight seeing areas, restaurants, cafe and handicraft shopping areas.
I work and live in New York City but once the reservation is confirmed my parents and my sister will be the host. The house is a four bedroom house and my parents live in one of them, so we have 3 extra bedrooms with two bathrooms. A balcony on the top, 2 balcony on the second floor and garden in the front, side and rear. We also grow on our own vegetables in the house. The host will also pick you up at the airport free of cost and during your stay here they will provide you with a mobile phone (free of charge) so that you call the owner if you need direction or if you have questions or get lost while in sight seeing in Kathmandu.
Check in time - Anytime
Check out time - Anytime
The house is located in a very nice neighborhood in the center of Kathmandu but still very quiet in a residential area. There are three bedrooms for the guest with balconies in two of the rooms and each bedroom easily fits 2 people. In total the house can comfortably accomodates 6 people. The price for 2 people is $28, and the price for each guest after two people is 10 $. The house has a big garden in the front, side and back where the guest can sit and have their morning coffee and breakfast.
The host are going to be my parents and after the reservation is complete they will be the one handling all the affairs. My parents both speak English fluently and loves conversing with guests from all over the world as they have travelled to North America, most countries in Europe and Asia.
Living in this house you will experience and see Nepali culture especially Sherpa culture. Sherpas are people from the North of Nepal from the Himalayan region that practices Tibetan Buddhism and are world famous for mountaineering.
-Free Airport pick up for a party of three.
-Free Internet access
-Free Home telephone within Nepal, but you can take incoming calls from your countries.
-Free Breakfast (Coffee, eggs, toast, cereals and fruits)
- Free Nepali food cooking class( If interested)
- The guest will have to make their own arrangement while checking out. The host can help you get the taxi. The ride from the house to the International airport will cost about $8 for a taxi that will comfortably fit 3 people.
-Home cooked healthy organic Nepali Lunch and dinner are also available at $8 per person, just dinner or lunch will be $5 per person, but you will have to let the host know and work with the host on the payment.
At the price of $115 / day the owner can provide the guest with the car and a chauffeur from 8 am to 7 pm to see Bhaktapur, Swayambhu and Boudha for 3 to four people, gas is included in the price. (Please see photos)
8 am drive to Bhaktapur an hour drive.
12 pm leave bhaktapur and go to Swayambhu an hour drive
1:30 pm reach Swayambhu and stay until 4:30 pm
4:30 pm leave Swayambhu and go to Boudhanath (30 minutes drive)
Leave Boudha at 7 pm to come back to Sherpa Villa
Nagarkot car trip for three people is $135 back and forth to see the sun rise with the driver (gas is included in the price). Overnight stay for the car and driver and fuel would be $175.
Bandipur and old town in Nepal the trip with the car, fuel and driver is $275 for an overstay and back the next day.
Interaction with Guests
The host loves to interact with Guests and they will help you plan your trip in Nepal. Any questions regarding restaurants, bars, shopping places they will be able to provide you with the names of the best places and can also help you get the best deals.
During your stay in Nepal the host can act as your local guardian and can assist you with any issues or inquiries during your stay here. Prior to retiring the host held several positions in the government, therefore has a lot of contacts and will be able to advice and assist with any government related paper works or questions.
Chandol Maharajgung is a safe residential area and a peaceful neighborhood in comparison to most areas of Kathmandu. A six storey shopping complex with electronics, clothes, food, medical and bathroom supplies is at a walking distance from the house (10 minutes)
You could either take a Taxi to the city 12 minutes for 3 US dollars or take the public transportation from right outside the house for less than 1 USD.
Other Things to Note
When you inquire about the place, please clearly state the date of arrival, departure, the number of person that will be staying and your purpose for the visit.