Jakar Village at Night
Better Bhutan

Jakar Village, Bumthang

Established in 1997, Jakar Village Lodge is located just below the Jakar Dzong, commanding the most majestic view of the Chokor Valley of Bumthang. The Lodge is just a kilometer away from the town of Chamkhar, and five minutes walk from the Dzong. It is catagorized as a four star lodge by the Tourism Council Of Bhutan. We are also ranked #21 among the "Best Bed & Breakfast" establishment in Asia and ranked #4 in Bhutan in 2009 by Trivago, the largest European travel community. It has also been awarded the Certificate of Excellence in 2011 and 2013 by Trip Advisor.

The Lodge has six deluxe rooms, beautifully painted in traditional style, comfortably and tastefully furnished with the latest fittings and has high quality insulation, with heating in both rooms and toilets. There are also eight high-quality standard rooms decorated with blue pine panels, comfortably and tastefully furnished, insulated and heated. All together there are 14 rooms, each with its own balcony to take in our magnificent views. The bathrooms are fixed with latest and stylish jet showers and bath tubs.

We serve a collection of delicious cuisines ranging from local delicacies to continental dishes. Local delicacies include puta and khurba, made from buckwheat. Beverages include local and imported drinks, and YES! we are known for good food and freshly-ground coffee.Best Wishes and looking forward for your stay in Bhutan with us.

  • Free WiFi throughout
  • Business center
  • Laundry services
  • Entertainment
  • Luggage storage

Facilities & Services

  • Freshly-ground (not instant!) coffee
  • Bicycles available
  • Library
  • Major credit cards accepted

Food & Beverage

  • Bar
  • Set lunch menu
  • Set dinner menu
  • A la carte dining
  • Outdoor dining
  • Room service
  • Boxed breakfast or lunch for early departures

Room Amenities

  • Wifi
  • In-room safe box
  • Free Mini-bar
  • Views
  • Robe and slippers
  • IDD telephone
  • Private balconies
  • 110 and 220 volt electrical outlets
  • Turndown service
  • International brand toiletries
  • Fruit basket
  • Fresh flowers
  • Heater
  • Heated floor
  • Fireplace
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Flat-screen TV with satellite/cable

Awards & Recognition

  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence