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Room1 Shine Homestay Family English/français

Private room in home
hosted by Rabina
  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 shared bath
Dedicated workspace
A common area with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
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Quiet and residential area but nearby Thamel (tourist hub) just 10 min walk. Tourist bus park (6 min walk), restaurant, shopping marts, bank, taxi stand are ease access. World Heritage UNESCO site Swayambhunath & Durbur Square, Garden of dreams are in walking distance

Room equipped with a big bed, attached cupboard and bathroom, a hanger, a working desk and chair. A good view of "Swambunath stupa" Nagarjun Hill, White Gompa, Chandragiri Hill, even we can see part of Langtang if weather is clear

The space
This listing is for a double room for a couple or even a single person could use it. The room is equipped with large double bed with cupboard, drawer and attached bathroom. There is a hanger, a working table and a chair.

From window too you can see a good view of neighbors and surrounding mountains like Nagarjun Hill, Swambhunath stupa, White Monastery, Chandragiri Hill etc.

We have different rooms with attached bathroom. Double bed or twin beds or single bedroom are available. We have different travelers in home in same time. Thus you have an opportunity to interact with other guests and with the family if you like.

As this is in second/third floor, you have to climb a stair case. There is a sharing kitchen, this is good for long stay guests as they could prepare their meal by themselves. While as short stay could make tea or coffee so that we do not make the kitchen too busy and disturb the long stay guest. In use of kitchen you could give us some operational cost.

We also provide cooking class of MO MO making or Nepali Daal Bhat.
We do have facility of using washing machine, but we charge some operation cost.

We have a big terrace and small terrace. In terrace you could do yoga and enjoy great view of sunrise and sunset, admire the city view.

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Shared patio or balcony
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

Where you’ll be

Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal

We live in a mixed residential/business area, with few guest houses, and mainly Nepali family houses and small businesses. It is just north of the main tourist area of Thamel.

The neighborhood is a mixture of residential and commercial areas. We are in a quiet street, two steps north of the tourist area. There are traditional Nepalese and Tibetan cafes.

7 nights in Kathmandu

Dec 12, 2022 - Dec 19, 2022

4.92 out of 5 stars from 49 reviews

Hosted by Rabina

Joined in July 2016
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Welcome to your second home. Come and stay with a host family by being members of our family during your stay in Nepal. Experience our culture, tradition, and ethics in your life. We are also interested in your way of life.

As we are renting some private rooms and Two Bedrooms Apartment, we have other guests at home too. You could interact with other guests as well as family member.
Here, we can help to you to discover how Nepalese people live, their traditions and culture. If you would like to learn Nepali style cooking, we can assist you. We can also provide breakfast with an extra charge.

We are centrally located in the heart of Kathmandu, Nepal. Our house is in a good location in residential area which is further close to Thamel (the tourist hub) just about 6/10 min walk. Therefore, for shopping, cafes, restaurants, buses, taxis, banking etc no need to be worry. We are close to Tourist bus park thus it a good location for both business travelers and holiday-makers.
From the roof top and some rooms could enjoy the great view of #Swambhunath stupa, UNESCO heritage site, Hills surrounding like #Nagarjuna Hill, #White Gompa, #Chandragiri and other mountain

My family consist of 4 members, myself, my husband, and my lovely 2 kids. At home we speak, Nepali our mother tongue, me newari (one of the dialect of Nepal), English, French and Hindi. We assist you to discover the different cultures, tradition of Nepal as already we are mix of two ethnic groups. We love to interact with different people, make participation in our local function. I love to do intercultural exchange, share knowledge, experiences.
You could also participate in different festivals of Nepal with us. For details of upcoming festivals, please contact us.

I did Hotel Management and Master in Tourism. I had also worked in French Embassy in Nepal. After having long experience of work in Trekking agency since (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) , we have operate own trekking agency from (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) named "Sunshine Trekking" so you could contact us for organizing trekking, sightseeing, flight booking, tourist bus tickets and tours in Nepal.

We are both professional license holder of Tour guide and Trekking guide. As being guide, I could accompany for sightseeing in city tour, bike tours etc.

I am also passionate of yoga so yoga lover could join me for yoga.

Nous sommes une petite famille de 4 personnes, moi-même, mon mari, et nos deux filles. Moi même et mon mari parlons couramment français, anglais, hindi, népalais et néwari (dialecte du Népal). En fait notre famille est un mélange de deux ethnies (culture). Je peux vous faire la connaissance de deux cultures différentes et des autres cultures du Népal.
Moi j'ai fait l'hôtellerie et Master au Tourisme. J'ai aussi travaillé à l'ambassade de France au Népal. Nous avons une agence locale "Sunshine Trekking" –agence francophone locale alors si vous avez besoin d'aide pour organiser le séjour, trek, la visite culturelle, le vol domestique ou billet de bus touristique n'hésitez pas à nous contacter.

Etant guide culturelle je peux vous faire découvrir les sites touristiques et vous accompagner pour la randonnée dans la nature. Aussi, je peux vous accompagner pour le tour en scooter etc. Je suis amateur de yoga, dans la matinée si vous voulez nous pouvons faire le yoga ensemble.
Notre maison est trois et demi étages. Nous sommes à la proximité de Thamel (le quartier touristique) - juste 10 min à pied. Alors pour les magasins, restaurants, cafés, banques, il n'y a aucun souci. C’est bien situé pour les voyageurs également pour les hommes d’affaires.
Depuis la terrasse, on peut admirer les montagnes aux alentours et la belle vue de Swambhunath (temple du singe).
Nous louons quelques chambres privées et un appartement avec deux chambres alors vous avez aussi une bonne l'occasion de rencontrer des gens de différentes nationalités et partager la joie entre nous. D'ailleurs les chambres privées vous avez un salon et une cuisine partagée (en cas d'utilisation vous pouvez nous donner une petite sommes), c'est bien pour les clients qui sont là pour une durée longue.
Si vous êtes intéressé pour la fête et festivals, merci de me contacter afin d'avoir le détail.

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Welcome to your second home. Come and stay with a host family by being members of our family during your stay in Nepal. Experience our culture, tradition, and ethics…

During your stay

We are available to provide any services guests may require. We can help organise transport, treks or provide any information guests may require.

We're at guest availability. We can also organize mountain hikes, transportation, or other information on request.
We are available to provide any services guests may require. We can help organise transport, treks or provide any information guests may require.

We're at guest availabi…

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