Terma Linca has a wonderfully peaceful location on the Wangchhu (Thimphu River) surrounded by paddy fields and with a backdrop of mountains, yet is just a few minutes drive from the city. The hotel is built and decorated in minimalistic style but provides all the creature comforts expected of a modern luxury hotel.
There are 30 rooms and suites situated in 3 separate buildings along the banks of the river. The rooms are spacious and all have large windows looking out over the river and en-suite bathrooms with separate bathtub and shower. The interiors are sleek and stylish. Amenities include TV and Wi-Fi.
The spa is set in a separate building and offers a wide range of treatments and activities including hot stone bath, massage, yoga and meditation. There is also a gym, sauna, steam room and a reading room.
Aie's Restaurant occupies a prime position with floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over the river. It serves a multi-cuisine meals, including traditional Bhutanese. Ara Bar, located beneath the restaurant, has similarly impressive views and is a great place for guests to relax after a busy day exploring the city and the Thimphu Valley.
Open: Terma Linca is open all year.
Location: Terma Linca is located in a peaceful setting on the banks of the Thimphu River, a few minutesâ€™ drive from Thimphu city (5kms).
Rooms: The hotel has 30 rooms including 6 suites, all with views of the river. Rooms are minimalist in design, with polished wooden floors, wooden furniture and picture windows. Modern touches include flatscreen TVs, Wi-Fi internet access and en-suite bathrooms. Rooms are located in 3 buildings, each with 5 rooms on the ground floor and 5 on the upper floor.
Activities: Visiting the sites, shops and markets of Thimphu, exploring local monasteries, dzongs and temples, relaxing at the hotel, enjoying spa treatments.
Facilities: The hotel has a multi-cuisine restaurant, Aie, looking out over the river and mountains beyond. The Ara Bar is located below the restaurant and serves a selection of beverages. There is a banquet hall for meetings and special events. The spa is situated in a separate building and includes sauna, steam, massage, meditation, yoga and gym rooms. There is an open-sided seating area overlooking a shallow pool. The hot stone bath is the spaâ€™s signature treatment.
Dining: Meals are taken at individual tables in the restaurant.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome.
Health: We recommend malarial prophylactics for travel to the low lying districts of southern Bhutan.
Communication: There is Wi-Fi internet access in guest rooms and public areas.