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Hidden deep within the Himalayas in the ancient Kingdom of Bhutan lies Taj Tashi Hotel Thimphu. This magnificent hotel, the first luxury hotel in Bhutan, blends traditional Dzong architecture and Buddhist art with modern design and unlimited comfort, it’s a great base for exploring the Kingdom.
Offering impeccable service and refined hospitality, Taj Tashi will appeal to travellers seeking a unique and unforgettable escape in one of the last few strongholds of the ancient world.
The spacious rooms and suites at Taj Tashi are decorated in traditional Bhutanese style, with king-size or twin beds, high-quality fabrics, hand-painted cloud murals, and marble bathrooms. Some have balconies, and they all feature views of the valley or mountains. For those wishing to indulge, the Luxury Suites are stunning and include canopy beds and expansive bathrooms with freestanding bathtubs.
Dine in one of four restaurants and bars. Opt for Bhutanese cuisine in Chig-Ja-Gye or international dishes in The Thongsel. Savour Bhutan’s special salted butter tea in the Rimps tea lounge and retire to Ara bar for a cocktail.
Taj Tashi makes an ideal base from which to explore the mystical Kingdom of Bhutan and its unique customs and people and is ideally located for exploring the capital city. Browse the Weekend Market, see monasteries, visit the National Textile Museum, experience street festivals, or go trekking into the wilderness. After a tiring day seeing the sights, refresh with a dip in the indoor pool, then head to Jiva Spa for a traditional Bhutanese hot stone bath or signature Indian treatment.
- Location & Getting There
Nestled in the heart of Thimphu Valley, hidden deep within the Himalayas, Taj Tashi is a 70-minute drive from Paro Airport.
The hotel provides 66 lavishly appointed and spacious rooms and suites. Deluxe Rooms offer tantalizing views of the pine-topped mountains, some even come with private sit-outs that open out to the green mountains. Luxury Rooms feature commanding views of the valley with its private location at the corners of each floor, providing more expansive living spaces as well. Deluxe Suites boast a separate sitting room and walk-in closet, with jaw-dropping valley views from the upper floors of the hotel. Duplex Suites have a spiral staircase that lead from the private sitting room to a bedroom and elaborate bathroom with its own dressing area. Finally, the Luxury Suites include a large living room, bedroom with a walk-in closet, canopy bed, home theatre system and sweeping views of the valley and mountain ranges.
Taj Tashi is ideally located for exploring the capital city of Bhutan. Activities include browsing the weekend market, visit monasteries, the National Textile Museum, experience street festivals, or go trekking into the wilderness.
- Indoor heated swimming pool
- Jiva Spa
- Fitness centre
- Two fine dining restaurants
- Ara bar
- Rimps tea lounge
- Visit Trashi Chhoe Dzong, National Memorial Chorten, and the National Textile Museum
- Learn about local crafts
- Watch archers practising their national sport
- Meditate at Deer Park
- Craft Bazaar
- Weekend Market
- Go trekking
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