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Dandoo Palace Group of House Boats

3.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   Nehru Park | Dal Lake, Srinagar 190001, India
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited Dandoo Palace \ Dal View Resort in mid-August. Stayed there for with my family for 7 days. Had a real good, relaxing time at the resort in middle of Dal lake. Owner- Nazir is a good man and is very helpful. All the staff and cook are nice and served freshly prepared food. I would recommend all to... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

royal dandoo houseboat is really royal. proples of houseboat is very good nd helpful, breackfast , lunch & dinner is very good. interior is really good. in short if u choose royal dandoo u will feel like a royal man. thank you help us nd support. if i go next time i will definitely choose royal dandoo houseboat.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the houseboat from the locator on google satellite and decided purely by location. Contact, one phone call, all set. The manager really manages all you need to get arranged. We ended up spending a whole week on the houseboat, Enjoying a lot of tea on the deck out front, great food, friendly staff and observing the every-day-life on... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best houseboats to stay in view of its excellent location. Owner of the houseboat Mr Naseer is a gem of a person and was more than helpful for anything that we required including our onward trip arrangements to Pahalgam. Service is commendable with Mr Basheer so great in understanding the needs of the guests. Food... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nice comfortable peaceful and friendly stay. Not so costly.Mr.nazir the owner is a man of zen.the location of house boat is also good.The catering staff is co operative.breakfast is good and of different variety.Credit card also accepted .but stay in houseboat not in the hotel which is also at the back of houseboat with the name of dandoo palace resorts.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Clean, safe environment. Amazing(though costly ) food. Good service. Kind staff. Tips: Shikara cost for commute between house boat & city is not included. Its just 50 bucks per one way but good to know beforehand. Dinner buffet is 400 for non-veg and 200 for veg. Food tastes good but ensure you know that you are charged per person per... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We 4 friends went to Kashmir booking a package online. It was pleasant indeed. I liked the hotel stay more than houseboat. Hotel room was pleasant, nice and it was nice to stay. Homely food is served. Touseef bhaiyya was our travel guide. Very Co-operative, friendly and we'll behaved. Overall a nice experience.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The wi-fi was working but the hotel staff were clueless about password. I asked them multiple times but they refused to provide me the password. Food was really terrible but highly overpriced. Chicken curry they served in their buffet was pathetic. The tub inside the room was not in a proper condition. There was no intercomm. Room numbers were not... More

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We are sorry about the guest have write wrong review ,the guest was using wrong sights and downloading wrong things that's why we have not given him WiFi password ,that is the reason he write wrong about us.too much drink they did every night ,they have spoil all the room and bed sheets and pillows . More

Pune, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We had a very good time on the houseboat. The owner and staff were very helpful and ensured that our stay was comfortable. I would recommend this place to my family and friends too. The shikara ride around Dal Lake was very nice.

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Delhi
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

worst kind of experience I had at the house boat. I will never advise any person to chose this. I was there for one night on 10th June 2014. The room was dirty. We were given worst kind of Dinner. Even dinner was disasterous. Pls. avoid this booking.

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Address: Nehru Park | Dal Lake, Srinagar 190001, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
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Hotel Class:3 star — Dandoo Palace Group of House Boats 3*
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DANDOO GROUP OF HOUSEBOATS is one of the Kashmir's leading and largest hospitality enterprises founded in 1960. The group owns and manages 5 luxury super deluxe houseboats. Prompt service is one of the main norm. From three generations, the Dandoo Group of Houseboats is in houseboat business. Well liked and respected by the department of tourism of this earthly paradise, they have enjoyed continue success in this highly competitive field. Your needs and will go out of their way to make your stay with them a time to remember. Dandoo has worked all his life for promotion of tourism in the valley. He is a very keen trekker, angler, bird watcher, environmentalist and a conservationist. ... more   less 
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