Bhutan Hotels and Resorts Zhingkham Resort
One of the greatest pleasures of travel is taking in gorgeous scenery not normally encountered in daily life. The icing on this cake: Staying at a hotel that lets you savour these views even longer. Located in the picturesque valley of Punakha, the former capital of Bhutan, a quaint little town, Zhingkham meaning Heaven reflects this idyllic and blissful location.
Your first contact with scenic and warm Punakha valley is bound to be the most authentic as Zhingkham Resort manages to be one of the most breathtaking spots in Bhutan, with terraced rice fields and mountainous landscapes. The resort’s architecture, culture and nature are beautifully intact, settled calmly on the terraces along the mountain to reflect the essence of a traditional village. The resort is steeped in authenticity, standing guard over the valley and providing magnificent vista to the historical Punakha Dzong also known as the Pungthang Dewa Chenpoi Phodrang or the palace of great bliss, that lies at the confluence of the famous male (Pho Chhu) and female (Mo Chhu) rivers.
To ensure privacy and exclusivity, each of our five two-storied cottages have eight rooms each – 40 rooms in total. Established in 2016, Zhingkham Resort is one of the newest luxury resorts in Punakha. The resort offers quality service, beantifully breathtaking views of Punakha valley from its location on a mountain high above the valley, proximity to the impressive Punakha Dzong and 40 delux guest rooms. Fifteen of the rooms have king size beds and the other 25 rooms have two twin beds. All rooms have cable television, heating and AC, hot water with separate shower stalls, room and laundry services, and free wifi. The deck of all the rooms provides striking views of the valley below.
Authentic and traditional village resort along the mountain combining sweetness, conviviality and lifestyle, we invite you to share hospitality of the Zhingkham.
Restaurant & bar
Get away from the bustle of city and settle yourself in an expanse of emerald rice fields and the beautiful Zuru Restaurant and Palang Bar that offers spacious light-filled space and stunning deck overlooking the sprawling lush valley below. Enjoy your drink or a bite with the breeze and sounds of nature drifting across the restaurant and bar adding to the already peaceful environment. Rice is crucial Bhutanese commodity, so being able to see these active paddy fields is an experience in itself. Watch the fields in various stages of growth and feel at one with the nature around you. The set menu dinner as the sun sets across the mountains is perfect way to spend the evening with a loved one.
Zuru Restaurant can accommodate 87 diners and offers continental, Chinese, Bhutanese and Indian Cuisines prepared mainly from the fresh produce from the local farmers. While the Palang serves both the local and international drinks.
Rejuvenate your health, beauty and relaxation at our Keith-Nyam Spa that offers a variety of holistic services. Or spend a peaceful time at our meditation and yoga room, that offers a tranquil space, and dissolve all your stress and worries.
Keith-Nyam spa offers a wide variety of massages: Thai, Swedish, hot stone, deep tissue, and our signature massage, back, head, shoulder and food massage, body salt scrubs, and singing bowl healing treatments. The spa also offers facial and manicures/pedicures, a steam room, and a hairstyling salon.
The Resort has a well-equipped conference building. Secluded from the main complex, the conference hall is spacious and designed not only for meetings and conferences but also for wedding, promotion and other parties. The conference centre can accommodate 100 guests and it has buffet dining available With relaxation and deep sense of hospitality at its core, the Zhingkham resort with its tranquil spaces and heavenly location is the ideal place for a holiday in Punakha.
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Contact Us

Zhingkham Resort, Post Box No 888, Punakha

Telephone : +975-2-584722 | 23 | 24

Fax: +975-2-584726


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