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Peacock Houseboats

3.0 of 5 Specialty B&B   |   Nigeen Lake West, Opp Nigeen Club | PO Box 405, Srinagar 190001, India
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Ranked #18 of 362 Specialty lodging in Srinagar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ghaziabad, India
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had stayed here in July-14, this part of Lake is Clean & Calm, Room sizes are decent with a full view of Nigeen Lake bathrooms was also clean . Food provided was also good ,but the best part was the Shikara porters (Riyaz & his Uncle) hired by houseboat people to provide pickup & drop upto Nigeen Club, were... More

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27 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The entrance to the boat was majestic and welcoming. The sitting room is amazing attractive and relaxing. The room is fully carpeted and tastefully decorated in the local Kashmiri ambience. You either love it or hate it. For me, I love it. The ceiling of the whole boat and rooms are intricately decorated with enchanting wood which makes your mouth... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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77 reviews 77 reviews
42 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was our first experience on a houseboat and we really were surprised about this spacious and lovely place. Staying on Nigeen Lake was definitely the right decision having seen to overcrowded Dal Lake with much less atmosphere and privacy. Most people stayed only for 1 night so we were thankful to have 4 full days to explore the beautiful... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Experience the stay in house boat at Nageen lake rather then over crowded Dal lake. Peacock house boats are clean and have excellent service. Nice view of the serene lake too from the balcony. The food was basic but tasty.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this houseboat for 26th May night through cleartrip.com. I reached late night since I started late and the road condition was miserable. However, Mr safi guided us and even came to receive us from main road. Though I could not enjoy houseboat stay as I spent only 1 night there. I could not give better rating about this... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed are stay at this houseboat. Amazing location. Service was good and food was great too. Should take the shikara ride from nagilee to dal lake. Beware of the vendors. Only disadvantage that we have to take shikara to reach the houseboat every time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

It was an amazing experience at Peacock houseboat...food, ambiance and service all at best.we had very comfortable and enjoyable stay here. My daughter got company and enjoyed playing and fishing with the attendant.overall excellent experience.....we stayed in another houseboat after two days though it was grand but did not stand the quality of food, service or cleanliness of Peacock Houseboat.will... More

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Bangalore, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Like many others i was apprehensive as well of staying in a HB especially from a cleanliness perspective, but what a pleasant surprise!! Situated on the Nigeen lake with beautiful views across the lake to the mountains in a quiet location..just peace peace and peace....and the lake covering all the horizon.The old fashioned hospitality & friendliness was so refreshing and... More

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Beautiful and comfortable houseboat on quiet Nigeen Lake. I booked this houseboat through Makemytrip after seeing various reviews at Tripadvisor. It is a perfect place to relax and spend time with family and friends. The houseboat caretaker was very nice and always ready to help. We found the food part at Peacock to be on the lower side. The dinner... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

It's a houseboat, so the view is beautiful. I visited more than 40 houseboats during my visit and this was one of the best. The staff is very polite and very friendly. And the houseboat itself is very beautiful. I suggest to consider this houseboat if you want a really great experience. The best part is that it's in nigeen... More

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Address: Nigeen Lake West, Opp Nigeen Club | PO Box 405, Srinagar 190001, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Peacock Houseboats 3*
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Peacock Group of Houseboats have deluxe (3 star) Houseboats on Nigeen/Nagin Lake, the most beautiful, cleanest lake in Kashmir. Handcarved of cedar furnished with Victorian style wooden furniture. Each houseboat has 2, 3 or 4 bedrooms and has a carpeted sitting room and dining room. Bedrooms have western bathrooms attached. Cushioned veranda looks out over lake. Choice of authentic Kashmiri, Indian or Western meals are served by the houseboy in the dining room. Pack lunches available. ... more   less 
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