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Hotel Zhiwa Ling
Hotel Zhiwa Ling built on a ten acre land in upper Paro valley, near the trail head for Takstang, which is around 15-20 minutes’ drive from Paro town. The 45-room Zhiwa Ling combines the sensibilities of a fine Bhutanese guesthouse with the best of 21st Century technology. Envisioned and created by a local Bhutanese company, the hotel's elaborate hand-carved wooden cornices and masterful stonework coexist beautifully with cutting-edge telecommunication systems and Swedish under-floor heating. It is one of the best in the country. The spa offers all the amenities of a modern fitness center – sauna, steam room, gym – as well as a traditional Bhutanese outdoor hot-stone bath. There is a Business Center, and a Tea House, two fully-equipped conference rooms and a Meditation House. One restaurant specializes in contemporary international cuisine, the other classic Bhutanese dishes and there is also the Mad Monk Bar for after-hours fun.
On the second floor of the main building, there an elaborate temple built; made with 450-year-old timbers from the famous GangteyMonastery.All 45 rooms and suites have views over the blue pine forests and mountain ranges. The Magnolia and Drukgyel Junior Suite rooms are located in 8 different two storeyed cottages. The Magnolia suites are located on the ground floor and Drugyal Suites are located on the top floors of the cottages with private balconies. There are two one bedroom suites (Takin& Blue poppy) located on the second floor of the main building. These suites have seperate living room with private balcony and a spacious bedroom. The Royal Raven Suite has two bedrooms, a large dining and sitting room, private porch, with its own private shrine room. The suite rooms in the main building also come with butler service. All rooms are appointed with oak floors, hand-knotted rugs and rich modified traditional furnishings. All rooms feature satellite television with DVD player, direct dial telephones, wireless internet, in room safe, mini Bar.
Facilities:Spa: Sauna, steam room, Traditional Stone bath, modern gym / Business Center
Two fully equiped conference rooms / Gift Shop / Two Resturants (Bhutanese resturantGawa& multi cusineLingka / Seperate Bar (Mad Monk) / Tea House / Meditation House (Samden) / Large parking area / Room Service / Butler service in Suites
Room Amenities: Oak floors / Hand-knotted rugs / Rich improvised traditional furnishing
Bath Tub with Hot & cold water / Cable TV + DVD player / Telephone / WIFI internet / In room safe / Mini Bar / Tea/Coffee maker / Two queen beds Magnolia and California King bed in Drukgyal and other suite rooms
Located 30 minutes from the airport, The 24-suite pine forest retreat lies near the ruins of the 17th century DrukyelDzong and facilities include a living room, dining room, library and outdoor terrace, all warmed by fireplaces. There are six dwellings with four suites each, two on the ground floor and two on the upper floor. The suites are design featuring natural rammed-earth walls, gently sloping roofs and wood-panelled interiors with a king-size bed, a traditional bukhari (wood-burning stove) and a large terrazzo-clad bath.
Facilities: Multi cuisine dining with Bar / Spa, (sauna and Steam)/five treatment rooms / Yoga room / Hot stone bath / Laundry service / Luggage storage / 24hrs Reception
Room Amenities: In room safe box / Tea Coffee facility / Room service / Umbrella / In room internet facility
Uma Resort is located in the pine forest, high on the hill above the airport in a 38-acre lot. Uma tastefully combines traditional Bhutanese architecture with modern amenities to create the best hotel in Paro. The fusion of clean-lined modernism with indigenous detailing – including carved wooden windows and intricate doors – makes for a fresh aesthetic that recognizes UhmaParo’s rich cultural context. At the same time, the design maximizes comfort with sleekly efficient amenities. There are 20 rooms and 9 villas (including one two-bedroom villa), fashioned by traditionally trained Bhutanese artisans alongside International Designers. The hotel has received several international awards including Robb Report's "The World's 100 Ultimate Escapes 2007" and TTG's Best New Resort Hotel (Non-Beach). Facilities include four in-house treatment rooms, two hot-stone bath house and a private treatment room in each one of the nine villas. There are separate male and female steam rooms, a hot stone bath house and 46 square metre indoor pool with outdoor sundeck. There is also a gym, and a yoga studio overlooking the Paro Valley. Bukhari restaurant serves Cuisines that are modern, light and respectful of local nuances. Menus revive traditional Bhutanese offerings. The foodstuff is largely organic, grown in the surrounding valleys. Other local produce includes hand-churned butter, hand-moulded farm cheese, apple vinegar, and honey sourced from hives in the wildflower-strewn Bumthang Valley, wild mushrooms and popular local red rice. Uma Paro Bar is a relaxing environment and offers light meals and snacks.
Facilities:There total of 29 rooms are categorized into 9 Superior dbl, 9 deluxe dbl, 2 suites, 8 one-bedroom villa and 1 two-bedroom villa.Superior doubles are the cheapest with 25 square meters room, featuring large, oversized bathrooms and separate showers, DVD players, heated towel racks, mini bars and in-room yoga mats.Deluxe doubles have the same facilities as superior, but are larger at 32 square metres with views of Paro.Suiteshave separate sitting, dining and study areas. One-bedroom villas are outside cottages with private spa and courtyard
Two-bedroom villa has all this plus an even greater privilege of space (300 square metres) and endless views.All Villas have private butler service.
Hotel Amenities: Restaurant (Multi cuisine) / Bar / Air-conditioning / Garden / Terrace / Safe deposit box / Reception open 24/7 / Room service / Babysitting / Pressing/ironing / Concierge
Indoor pool / Massage service / Fitness centre (Gym and separate male and female sauna and steam room / Luggage storage
Room Amenities:Large, oversized bathrooms and separate showers / Cable TV with DVD /VHS players / Safe Deposit Box / ADSL internet access / Direct Dial Phone / Baby Crip / Non-smoking rooms / heated towel racks / Yoga mats.
UgyenPhendeyling Resort is beautifully situated in a village, about 10km/20 minutes’ drive away from Paro downtown, surrounded by fields and small country farmhouses. It has a quiet - peaceful setting, just near the trail head for hike to famous Takstang Monastery or Tiger's Nest.
The hotel or resort has a small temple and prayer room where you can spend some time in private meditation or quiet reflection and spiritual contemplation. UgyenPhendeyling promises to offer the elegance of a deluxe hotel combined with charm and intimacy of a family home stay.
Facilities:Phendeyling Resort and Meditation center has total of 19 rooms, comprising of 1 VIP suite, 4 deluxe family rooms, 8 double rooms and 6 single rooms in cottage style. The restaurant can seat about 35 people and boasts magnificent view from it. Multi Cuisine foods are prepared by professional chef with choice of Buffet or A La Carte menu. Traditional Hot Stone bath is also available.
Room Amenities: Attached Bath with running cold/hot water.
Khangkhu resort is located just opposite and across the river from Paro airport. It is about 10 minutes’ drive away from both Paro downtown and airport. There are good vies of ParoDzong and Ta Dzong - National Museum with back-drop of mountains. The hotel has 2 suite rooms, 17 deluxe twin bedded rooms and 1 deluxe kingsizebeded room. All rooms have attached toilted with bathtub.
Facilities: Parking / Laundry / Taxi on call / Doctor on call / Multi-cuisine resturant with seating capacity of 40 / private dining room with 15 pax capacity. / Meditation Centre
Lounge / Conference hall with seating capacity of 60 people / Sun Deck - Open restaurant with magnificent view of the Paro valley / High Speed internet access is free for guests.
Room Amenities:All rooms have attached bathroom with bath tub / Coffee/Tea Maker in room
High Speed internet in hotel / Telephone / Cable TV
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