Post Box No. 117
Wolakha, Punakha, Bhutan
Tel: +975 2 584434
Fax: +975 2 584407
Dhensa Resort is a boutique property, located in the heart of Bhutan’s verdant and lush Punakha Valley. Flanked by thick pine forests, it overlooks the Punakha River and is surrounded by several walking and trekking trails. From Dhensa Punakha, it is just a five minute trek up the mountain to the magnificent Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup Lhakhang Nunnery. Opening in March 2014, the resort invites you to revive your senses, and to immerse yourself in the peace and beauty of nature at its most brilliant. Dhensa Punakha marries contemporary design with the ancient and alluring ways of this Himalayan Kingdom. It is entirely built by the handiwork of local Bhutanese artisans.
At Dhensa Punakha your suite is your private den and sanctuary; a lookout from the rooftop of the world onto one of nature’s most beautiful treasures. All 24 suites have spacious interiors and private balconies that encapsulate the beauty of simplicity.
The restaurant at Dhensa Punakha offers guests a select menu of Western classics, traditional Asian favorites, as well as dishes that offer a taste of Bhutan. Where possible, the menu is created using seasonal, local and organic produce.
Dhensa Spa is a haven in which you can recharge and revive tired muscles or simply reconnect with your soul. From yoga to spa treatments and a unique outdoor wood-fired bath, rejuvenate yourself while taking in the planet’s most astonishing natural beauty. The spa offers a list of exceptional treatments and therapies using hand-blended essential oils and has two fully-equipped double treatment rooms. There is also a steam room and sauna with a window overlooking the forests.
The hotel's team of passionate hosts invite guests enjoy a range of outdoor experiences, including rice threshing, barbeques, private picnics, river rafting, trekking, sightseeing and arts & crafts workshops.