Pokhara & Annapurna, Nepal
This charming boutique lodge is situated on the edge of the village of Majhgaon near Pokhara, in Nepal’s Annapurna region. Lying 1,450 metres above sea level, Gurung Lodge offers spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Regarded as one of the best lodges in the area, it will appeal to adventure-seekers wanting an intimate and very comfortable Himalayan hideaway in an idyllic setting.
Gurung Lodge provides eleven simple yet comfortable rooms housed in five tribal-style cottages scattered around the terraced lawns. with jaw-dropping views of the surrounding mountains. Each room features traditional local décor, wooden furnishings and antique carved windows.
The lodge is in a prime spot to experience once-in-a-lifetime trekking adventures in the Himalayas. At the end of a tiring day cozy up in front of the fireplace, sample mouthwatering home-cooked food, or enjoy a revitalising foot massage.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Annapurna into a greater Nepal holiday. Take a look at Nepal For Family as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Gurung Lodge Information
- Location and Getting there
The lodge is located on the edge of the Majhgaon, an hour’s drive from Pokhara, followed by a leisurely walk for one to two hours. Pokhara is a 25-minute flight from the international airport at Kathmandu.
Each of the 11 double rooms features high ceilings, traditional décor and a stylish slate ensuite bathroom with hot running water. Blankets, down bedding and hot water bottles are provided.
- Main dining room and bar
- Guide and Sherpa
There is a multitude of magnificent trekking experiences and spectacular nature walks to enjoy.
Children are accommodated on a case-by-case basis. Given the focus here is on trekking, it is more suited to adults or families with older children.