The Haute Grandeur Global Awards excellence through feedback from guests
Hotel Yak and Yeti announced their latest achievements received at the Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards 2020 in a number of categories. Best Business Hotel in Nepal, Best Conference Venue Hotel in Nepal, Best Convention Hotel in Nepal and Best Historical Hotel in Nepal were the categories in which the hotel was awarded.
Hotel Yak and Yeti is located in Durbar Marg, the heart of the Kathmandu Valley, in a walking distance from Narayanhiti Palace Museum. The 5 star luxury property is just 6 Kms way from Tribhuvan International Airport, about 1 KM from the famous tourist attraction area - Thamel.
In 1885 Bir Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana, one of the most distinguished and powerful Rana Maharajas built the most elegant theatre in Kathmandu known as the Lal Durbar Palace. The Palace is over 100 years old and the original heritage interiors have been carefully maintained till date. On September 27, 1977, the Yak and Yeti opened as a 120 room, 5 star hotel – the first of its kind in Nepal. A new wing of an additional 150 rooms was built in harmony with the architectural features of the old palace, Lal Durbar, bringing the room total to 270.
The Lal Durbar Palace - now houses the Lal Durbar Convention Centre which is currently the largest MICE facility in Kathmandu and includes the Regal Ballroom one of the most capacious halls, which can hold up to 1000 people. The exquisite interiors of this ballroom are unmatched and a perfect place for hosting grand celebrations.
The Durbar Hall is the perfect mixture of grandeur and splendor and has a standing reception of more than 200 while the Regency Hall is one of the historic halls showcasing wonderful Rana designs –chandeliers, murals, antique mirrors and has a capacity to hold 150 people. The Crystal Hall is a unique venue decorated in a colorful exhibit of neo- classical architecture adjacent to the gardens and outdoor pool. It has a standing reception of more than 150 people. The Dynasty Hall is an opulent function hall, with a standing reception of 50 people – perfect for conferences and small events.
"We feel deeply honored and thrilled to have been awarded the Annual Haute Grandeur Global Awards for 2020 in four categories. I would like to take this opportunity to extend our sincere appreciation to our valued guests and patrons for their unwavering support and for placing their trust in us over the years. I would also like to dedicate this award to our associates as a testament of their hard work and dedication to bring alive the signature Yak and Yeti hospitality. We always strive for excellence in creating a unique and delightful experience for all our esteemed guests. Such recognition inspires us to scale even greater heights in the years to come, "states General Manager, Monika Scheiblauer according to the press release.
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