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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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Ranked #37 of 382 Specialty Lodging in Srinagar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Kashmir originally for only 4 days and ended up staying there for 2 months. I had the pleasure to stay in many of their boats and all of them were so cosy. The people is amazing, friendly, and made me feel like part of the family. You get to submerge in their culture by being with Bazir,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, don't get confused by Dandoo group of houseboats. Before booking, make it clear, exactly which houseboat you are getting as price varies. When I arrived, I got confused as I booked the houseboat seeing pics on site but I offered different one. Later on, Mr Nazir who is a very genuine and friendly owner of boat made me understand... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maretha from Johannesburg,South Africa. I know the Dandoo family since 2006. I am not a tourist in Kashmir but part of the Dandoo family, staying with them on Nazir's houseboat,The Royal Dandoo Palace and his brother, Bashier's houseboat, Sikandra palace. Their hospitality is outstanding. The family members are very caring and spoil me with their kindness. Nazir's and Bashir are... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly that last review is obviously written by the owners friend. What customer would leave their phone numbers, a 5 star review and sell you on how beautiful it is? No hot water, terrible service, not what we signed up for. Most of all, sketchy people running the place. They do not offer a cannoo or way to leave the... More 

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royal d, Manager at Dandoo Palace Group of House Boats, responded to this review

This is the management respond for the this review we are sorry to tell about this guest never stayed in our house boat some body are writing wrong review about dandoo palace ,this is the 2nd review from same person, with regards dandoo palace More 

Vijayawada, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We are two families (NANCHARAIAH-09441235737; VASUDEVARAO--09849691911), 4 members. We are from Vijayawada, A.P. We visited Srinagar during 11.10.14 to 14.10.14. We afraid of recent floods. Only some areas are effected badly and they are not important for visitors. Hence we enjoyed the beauty of Srinagar and surroundings We must thankful to Mr. Nazeer, Owner of the house boat. With a... More 

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royal d, Owner at Dandoo Palace Group of House Boats, responded to this review

Dear sir Thanks for your good review God Bless you,please recommend your friends to us More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Stayed one night and had no hot water, no wifi, no choice of food. Filthy room. Prices for tour changing over night! USE TOURISM POLICE situated next to main bus stop. Was also kept awake by building work at night and woken up in the morning! Only way to leave houseboat is by one if their boats which they never... More 

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royal d, Manager at Dandoo Palace Group of House Boats, responded to this review

Dear sir/ Greetings from Royal dandoo house boat ,we have checked our book you was not staying in our house boat,please check the web site www.royaldandoopalace.com see the photos you have wrong information ,please check and please remove this review we are shore you was not staying in our house boat .God Bless you becoz this is not good for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed at the Royal Dandoo palace houseboat for a night in August 2014. The room and toilet were clean and well maintained. However, the staff behaviour was not upto the mark. The staff member was authoritative right from the beginning, in fact we actually mistook him for the owner seeing the way he was behaving. We had requested him... More 

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Jaipur, India
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I had been to Kashmir 25 years ago but had stayed there in hotels. This time round, I decided to experience a stay on the lake in a houseboat with my family. We selected the houseboat solely by surfing the internet, on the basis of travelers' reviews and photographs on the websites of houseboats. The 7-day, 6-night package included bed,... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

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 August 24, 2014

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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Address: Nehru Park | Dal Lake, Srinagar 190001, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dandoo Palace Group of House Boats 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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