Uma Paro is an intimate resort that features some of the most exclusive private villas in Bhutan. Conveniently located in the Paro Valley, it is just a short distance from the town of Paro where many cultural landmarks can be found, notably the Paro Dzong. The Paro Valley is a spot of natural beauty and you'll find that beautiful sights surround the resort, pack a picnic and go for a hike in the area for a fun day out. The suites and villas themselves are seriously luxurious, with their light decor the spacious rooms feel even more airy. The feeling of luxury extends throughout the resort, and you'll find that a range of excellent facilities are on offer, including a spa, yoga studio, and gym.
- Spacious, villa style accommodation
- Short airport transfer
- Yoga classes
- COMO Spa retreat
- Healthy menu options, featuring locally sourced organic produce.
Best time to go
The best time to visit Bhutan is from October to May as the climate is mostly dry and sunny. In December and January, snow may block some mountain passes causing restricted travel.
Uma Paro is an excellent five-star hotel on a 38-acre site with all the modern comforts.
- Indoor pool
- Yoga studio
Bukhari - The restaurant serves modern, light cuisine from local organic produce. The chef offers a choice of Bhutanese or Indian set dinners as well as Western choices and more complex `a la carte options.
Forest View Room - These 25 square metre double rooms overlook the pine forests that surround the resort and include a nice bathroom with a combined shower and bathtub.
Valley View Room - These larger rooms also have a bathtub and separate shower stall and 32 square metres of living area.
COMO Suites - These oversized suites have separate dining, sitting and study areas as well as a kitchenette. Views from the king-size bed open up to 180-degree spreads of the Paro Valley. This suite has 95 square metres of living area.
One Bedroom Villa - These oversized, freestanding villas have a large living area complete with a Bhutanese Bukhari wood burning stove, kitchen with its own staff entrance, and a private room for spa treatments. This villa has 92 square metres of living area.
Two Bedroom COMO Villa - These oversized villas feature a large living area that opens up to panoramic views of the Paro Valley as well as an al fresco hot stone bathtub and an open-air courtyard with a fire pit. Indoors there is a spa treatment room, a full kitchen, a dining area that seats up to eight, and numerous one-off design details and antiques that instil this villa with a strong sense of Bhutanese culture. This villa has 300 square metres of living area.
- Mountain biking
- Organised excursions available
- Horseback riding
Children are welcome and suites can be interconnected with a Valley View Room to make a two-bedroom suite for families.