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KATHMANDU may have had more than its fair share of problems over the years but that has not stopped hotel group, Le M”ridien, opening its first resort hotel in Nepal ” Le M”ridien Kathmandu, Gokarna Forest Golf Resort & Spa. Located deep inside the temperate Gokarna Forest, traditionally the private hunting ground of the kings of Nepal, this unique resort is within the city limits of the country”s capital, Kathmandu. It is just 10km from Tribhuvan International Airport. Le M”ridien Kathmandu consists of 38 deluxe rooms, and 16 cottages set amongst century old trees, with views across the second fairway of the par 72 golf course, in the valley below. In this peaceful environment, guests can enjoy a therapeutic treatment at the Harmony Spa. There is an indoor temperature controlled pool complex, gym, spa, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi. Leisure activities include forest walks, secluded picnics and bird watching. For the culturally minded, there are numerous heritage and cultural tours, including seven UNESCO world heritage sites within the Kathmandu valley. The more adventurous can take an awe-inspiring Everest mountain flight and view the world”s tallest mountain. Opening rates start from US$45 per room per night including airport transfers and breakfast.