Built and run by the descendants of the longest ruling prime minister of Nepal, Babar Mahal is a neoclassical boutique hotel and a sanctuary for those with a tight schedule in the center of the Kathmandu valley. Modest in size, the hotel is steeped in historic significance and its central location offers easy access to Kathmandu’s historic attractions. Much thought has been put into the quality of sleep of every guest, and every room is equipped with modern amenities to keep you comfortable and connected while in the valley. Expect luxury toiletries, plush downy duvets and all day dining of some of the best traditional Nepali cuisine found in the city and a gorgeous rooftop pool that gives you great views overlooking the city and, on a clear day, the mountains in the distance.