Top 3 Rooftop Swimming Pools in Kathmandu

Nepal is a landlocked country home to glorious mountain ranges and scenic hill stations. Likewise, its capital Kathmandu is densely packed with residents, tourists, motorbikes, cars, animals and infrastructure. At times due to its lively environment, it can make relaxation somewhat difficult. However, instead of going out of the Valley to relax, why don’t you check out some of Kathmandu’s best swimming pools? Therefore you can take a dip on a hot day and hover in peace above the bustling city that is Kathmandu. It would also save you on transportation costs too. So which are Kathmandu’s best swimming pools? We recommend the following Rooftop Swimming Pools in Kathmandu:

Top 3 Rooftop Swimming Pools in Kathmandu

Hotel Mulberry Thamel Kathmandu

If you want tranquillity, Mulberry’s 8th-floor rooftop infinity pool offers this. The pool showcases views of the Valley and has ultimate seclusion high up from busy Thamel. If you’re not a guest at the hotel, you can pay to use this pool and offer deals for weekdays or weekends. To find out you can visit their website here or facebook page for promotions. 

Hotel Shambala

Shambala located in Maharajgunj has an alluring infinity pool with panoramic views of Kathmandu. Did you know it was the first hotel in Kathmandu to have an infinity pool? At Shambala its a peaceful and intimate vibe. Aiming to please the high-end crowd yet making the pool accessible to all who want to use. If you’re going to swing by for a swim and to relax from your busy day you can also do. The costs are the following:

Sunday- Friday: 1200 npr adults and 600 children npr (up to 12 years).

Saturday: 1800 npr adults and 900 children npr (up to 12 years).

Recently they’ve introduced an infinity pool package where you 1900 npr for adults +food of choice and drink. Whereas if you want alcohol, it’s 2200 npr.

If you really like the pool, Hotel Shambala runs membership packages which you can view here. 

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Locating in Jamsikhel Vivanta boasts a vibrant rooftop infinity pool showcasing scenic views of the Valley. To the left of the pool is scenic and hip artwork as well as music playing making the pool a funky vibe. There is a bar outside, swanky decking where you can lounge, chill and bask in the glorious views on the south side of the city. They run regular deals; you can find information about costs via their facebook or website. 

Here are top 3 Rooftop Swimming Pools in Kathmandu. There are more out there, and this post will get updated in due time.


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