Dusit Hotels and Resorts, a renowned hotel and property development company under Dusit International, has marked its entry into the Nepali market with the opening of Dusit Princess Kathmandu.
The brand-new hotel, which opened its doors on July 17, promises a delightful experience to both business and leisure travellers, seeking comfort, value, and convenience. Situated in the lively Lazimpat neighbourhood, right at the heart of the capital city, the hotel offers a strategic location for guests to explore the vibrant city.
According to Dusit Princess Kathmandu, guests will be pleased to find Narayanhiti Palace Museum just a stroll away and the hotel a mere 18-minute drive from the Tribhuvan International Airport. The hotel's central location also allows easy access to key attractions such as Kathmandu Durbar Square and the revered Swayambhunath Stupa, ensuring a fulfilling and memorable stay for tourists.
Tenzin Zoepa Lama, Chairman of Dusit Princess Kathmandu, said the new hotel will be a gateway to explore the wonders of this extraordinary nation. “We promise to exceed the expectations of the guests and provide an experience that will leave them with cherished memories for years to come,” Tenzin Zoepa Lama, Chairman of Dusit Princess Kathmandu, said.
The design of Dusit Princess Kathmandu thoughtfully reflects the local culture and architecture, offering a serene and tranquil retreat from the bustling city. Dorje Lama, Managing Director of Dusit Princess Kathmandu, said that the hotel was committed to supporting the country’s tourism growth, creating opportunities for local communities, and showcasing the richness of cultural heritage.
The hotel boasts 107 well-equipped guest rooms, ranging from 28 to 62 square metres, ensuring that guests have a comfortable and luxurious experience during their stay. Additionally, the Presidential Suite, sprawled over an impressive 159 square metres, provides an exquisite option for those seeking ultimate indulgence.
Culinary enthusiasts will be delighted with the hotel's exceptional dining options. 'Soi,' the specialty Thai restaurant, promises an authentic and delectable culinary journey. Meanwhile, 'Dusit Gourmet' outlet presents a delightful array of freshly baked pastries, artisanal sandwiches, and deli bites. For an unforgettable dining experience with panoramic city views, the rooftop 'Kibu Sky Lounge' is the perfect choice. Moreover, the rooftop 'Blue Bar' boasts the city's highest infinity pool, offering a serene oasis for relaxation.
Kalpesh Agrawal, General Manager of Dusit Princess Kathmandu, said that the new hotel will make every effort possible to promote tourism in Nepal. “We shall blend Thai and Nepali hospitality to serve the guests with warmth to make their stay memorable,” stated Kalpesh Agrawal.
Promoting wellness is a key focus at Dusit Princess Kathmandu, and guests can experience the rejuvenating 'Crest Spa.' The spa will offer an extensive range of Thai-inspired massage therapies and beauty treatments. Additionally, guests can enjoy the steam room, sauna, and fully equipped 'Crest Club' with a gym, ensuring a holistic approach to relaxation and well-being.
The hotel also caters to business needs and events with its versatile meeting spaces. The breathtaking rooftop venue, 'Vista,' features floor-to-ceiling windows and offers stunning city views, making it perfect for gatherings of up to 35 guests. The elegant 'Princess Ballroom' accommodates larger events with a capacity of up to 250 attendees. For more intimate meetings and smaller gatherings of 35-40 participants, 'Lumbini 1' and 'Lumbini 2' provide ideal settings. 'The Gallery,' an open space above the lobby, is a fantastic option for various informal small gatherings.
To celebrate its opening, Dusit Princess Kathmandu has floated a special opening offer starting at only Rs 16,500 (USD 125) per night for a superior room with breakfast for two and set dinner at specialty Thai restaurant 'SOI,' valid until September 17, 2023.