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Nigeen Lake, | Nigeen Lake, Srinagar 190006, India
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New Buckingham Palace Houseboat
Ranked #11 of 384 Specialty Lodging in Srinagar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Experience... A Very Big Thanks to Kept. Hameed Sir and his nephew Khalid for making our trip awesome. House Boat is neat and Clean and at awesome location. Very good hostility and Delicious Food. Kept Hameed is very helpful and nice person, he arranged his own transport for our local sightseeing at very reasonable cost. Houseboat is at very... More 

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delhi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed there in march trip on map plan. houseboat was neat and clean. well maintained docked at very peaceful and lovely location at nageen lake. near shagufta garden. everything was good except their food. which was tasteless. hot water in bathroom i savailable only in morning. electric blankets are available in room. for sigdi in houseboad they charge Rs. 500... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in August for one night after reading all the good reviews but it was not up to the expectation, I got the Royal Suite which had pretty good interiors, in the first look anyone can like it but disadvantage of this was it had the smallest bathroom feels claustrophobic standing in there which was also not attached we... More 

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gurgaon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The occasion was to surprise my mother for her 50th birthday. Had decided to spend it on a house boat as it was one of her dreams that were unfulfilled. Called the top ten on trip advisor and a call to captain Hameed proved the reviews right. Simple, soulful and a caring personality. We booked the suite and he had... More 

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

What can I say when all our expectations are not only met but exceeded! New Buckingham Palace Houseboats and its proprieter, Capt. Hameed and his nephew Khalid have outdone their selves. We, a group if 3 senior citizens, a toddler and my husband and I visited Kashmir in the last week of July. Capt. Hameed graciously offered to plan our... More 

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Pune, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

A big thank you to Capt Hameed and Khalid for making our trip absolutely fantastic. The houseboat is well maintained and quite clean, we really enjoyed the experience of staying in a houseboat. This houseboat is located on nagin lake which is way better than dal lake which is really crowded and this houseboat also has direct access to the... More 

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New Delhi, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Wonderful experience - ..A big thx to Capt Hameed and Khalif for the outstanding hospitality .We chose this houseboat on the basis of reviews and i must mention we made a right decision . Capt hameed was really helpful ,due to curfew we cudnt manage to get our taxi there so he provided his own vehicle and drove us to... More 

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Surat, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Our Trip to Kashmir was planned for the the 19th of October with all bookings done 3 months in advance . We booked this House Boat only based on the reviews on the Trip advisor . However after seeing and reading about the horrifying scenes of Flood , death and disaster in Kashmir we had almost decided to Cancel or... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

it was nice stay. Food was really bad. I did not like the staff behaviour. Bathroom tap was leaking and hotel staff could not repair it intime. I had to change my room. There was no wifi. overall it was a bad experience. not value for money.

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Delhi
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I drove to Kashmir from Delhi in June this year, it was my first trip to Kashmir with my family, we all were really excited to go at a place which is known as heaven, since it was my first trip and by road, it was important to plan it well, i did lot of research on where to stay... More 

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Address: Nigeen Lake, | Nigeen Lake, Srinagar 190006, India
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Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
New Buckingham Palace Houseboat Srinagar, Kashmir

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