The government has listed out hotels available as quarantine center for rescued migrant workers coming from abroad.
The list was made by Kathmandu District Administration Office (DAO) under the coordination of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
The Hotel Association of Nepal (HAN) had provided Kathmandu DAO with the list of hotels willing to provide their space to be used as quarantine centers.
A total of 47 hotels in Kathmandu, Chitwan, Rupandehi and Pokhara have been included in the preliminary list.
According to HAN, the list will be updated as more hotels will come forward to offer this service in the future.
Luxury hotels like CG Group of Hotels, Vivanta Kathmandu, Lapha Hotel, Hotel Readers Inn, Hotel Everest Mount Holiday, Mirage Lords Inn, Hotel Yambu, Hotel Family Home, Shiva Shankar Hotel and Landmark Forest Park, among others have been listed.
The government, however, has not revealed the rate for the rooms and meals. But according to HAN, a guest staying at a four-star hotel has to pay Rs 8,000 per night for single bed room while Rs 5,000 per night for twin bed room.
Similarly, for three-star hotels, the rate per person per night is Rs 6,000 for single bed room and Rs 3,000 for twin bed room.
For two-star hotels, the rate per person per night is Rs 5,000 for single bed room and Rs 2,500 for twin bed room.
Similarly, for one-star hotels, a guest has to pay Rs 4,000 per night for single bed room while Rs 2,500 for twin bed room.
The rate per person per night for tourist standard hotels has been fixed at Rs 3,000 for single bed room and Rs 2,000 for twin bed room.
The rate for the deluxe resort has not been mentioned.
Those who want to and are able to afford the hotel arrangements can use the available hotels for their institutional quarantine mandated by the government.
Link for the list of hotels: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dN0lK6C5sStNTeuJ6oyT1HWxB0JYcOfM/view