KATHMANDU, May 14: Kathmandu’s premier landmark hotel Soaltee is all set to be rebranded as “The Soaltee Kathmandu” as a management agreement with Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) ends on May 14, 2021.
The award-winning luxury property will be henceforth managed and operated by Soaltee Hotel Limited, who are the pioneers in the hospitality industry in Nepal with over 54 years of experience, according to a press statement issued by the hotel.
Soaltee Hotel Limited is Nepal’s pioneer hospitality company. Besides “The Soaltee Kathmandu”, the company also owns LSG Sky Chefs Kathmandu, Nepal's only in-flight catering that matches up to world class standards and Horizon Lounge, an ISO 22000:2018 certified executive lounge at the departure terminal of Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. The company has also established "Soaltee Westend Premier" a five-star hotel in Nepalgunj, the only LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification hotel in Nepal from the US Green Building Council, USA.
Located in prime Tahachal area, “The Soaltee Kathmandu” has been synonymous with luxury and hospitality in Nepal since it began operations in 1966 and over the years, this exquisite property has become the preferred address of heads of state, dignitaries, top business leaders and celebrities during their visits to Kathmandu.
The hotel is conveniently located within eight kilometers from the Tribhuvan International Airport and four kilometers from the city center and key tourist landmarks. Spread across 12 acres of lush, landscaped lawns, this five-star hotel with beautiful architecture has 285 luxurious, elegantly appointed rooms and suites, along with seven regal suites built especially for the first SAARC Summit held in Nepal. The exclusive Club Floor & Club Lounge facilities at the property make it the perfect choice for the discerning corporate travelers as well.
With three specialty restaurants, the hotel offers guests the finest regional and international gourmet experiences delivered by culinary experts. Bao Xuan, the Chinese restaurant, Kakori, an Indian Restaurant, Alfresco, an Italian restaurant and Garden Terrace, the all-day dining multi-cuisine restaurant, states the press statement.
“The Soaltee Kathmandu” has a distinct and separate area for the meeting facilities with 10 state-of-the-art meeting spaces up to 2,000 people indoor and 3,000 outdoor, making it the ideal premium conference and MICE destination in Kathmandu. This hotel is the perfect destination for all leisure, business, meetings, and social events in the city of Kathmandu.
The Tranquility Spa at the hotel offers guests over fifty wellness experiences and treatments. The property also offers The Prive, a premium night club, and “The Soaltee Kathmandu” also boasts of being home to Nepal’s first and the largest casino in the city. Guests can also choose to unwind at the property’s other prime facilities including a beautiful outdoor pool, tennis courts and other recreational facilities.
“The Soaltee Kathmandu” has been the epitome of luxury hospitality in Nepal, providing unparalleled guest experience. “We are excited to embark on this new chapter in our journey and look forward to enhancing our legacy by continuing to elevate our products and services to exceed guest expectations with the commitment to practice all the international norms and standards,” reads the statement issued by the hotel.