Yabshi Phunkhang Hotel
Yabshi Phunkhang Hotel, Lhasa, Tibet
Once home to the Dalai Lama's family, this stately hotel is built in the traditional Tibetan style. It is one of Lhasa's most characterful properties and enjoys a prime location, just a short walk from the bustling markets of Barkhor Square. Its 21 rooms are tastefully decorated and very comfortable, while the staff are attentive and the atmosphere relaxed.
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Alternative places to stay nearby
Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favourite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.
Experiences while staying here
The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.