A lot of things in Nepal may not be up to international class. But the hotels here are something else. Lavish, luxurious, elegant, and exclusive, Kathmandu's hotels are equal to the best in the world. Air-conditioning, swimming pools, health clubs, gourmet restaurants, latest call anywhere in the world communication facilities, satellite TV in the rooms, business centers, convention halls etc. The hotels here really know how to pamper their guests. And there is a wide range of quality accommodation to suit all budgets.

A general outline of facilities available in five, four and three star hotels are as below:

Five Star Hotels:
A five star hotel has all it's rooms air-conditioned, well furnished and with attached bath. More than two restaurants and bars serving a variety of cuisine and drinks, swimming pool, tennis court, beauty parlor, sauna, health club. Banquet and conference facilities and a variety of other modern luxurious facilities are also available.

Four Star Hotels:
The four star hotels in Kathmandu constitute of air-conditioned, well furnished room with attached bath, more than one restaurant, garden, banquet and conference facilities - though in a slightly smaller scale.

Three Star Hotels:
The three star hotels have air-conditioned rooms with attached bath and standard furnishings. A minimum of one restaurant and bar are available with standard luxury.