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New Buckingham Palace Houseboat

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Nigeen Lake, | Nigeen Lake, Srinagar 190006, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A beautiful place to be remembered for a life time. Khalid was the one who greeted us in and helped us check in. Something was so amazing about this guy, extremely humble and hospitable, we felt very assured and comfortable in his company. I requested for warm water for my babys bath, he readily helped us with it. He regularly... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed only for a day last summer, View is awesome. Hood hospitality. Thank you captain for helping me out on the return journey back to the airport. The place is around a park to casually stroll around.

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I had a chance to stay at this place & I liked the the loaction of the houseboat. This being located at a lake connected to Dal Lake you can enjoy a complete ride to Dal Lake & back. Also it's not very crowded like other houseboats at Dal Lake, so you can enjoy a peaceful time along with the... More 

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Its a place you can't miss. The hospitality of Capt. Hameed and the multi-tasker guide Khalid will make you feel at home. The homely food is nice and delightful too. The houseboat gives you a royal experience at a comfortable price and is ideally located in the serene and peaceful 'Nigeen lake' comfortably away from the city but easily accessible... More 

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Everything is good like food, service, cleanliness and transport and with in budget. We enjoyed a lot in these 4 days. Khaleed is very good in terms of service and language. he supported a lot with us. Capt Hameed is also good. We spent a good time in house boat.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Visiting Kashmir was one of my dream. So, I thought of going there in my honeymoon. As others, I was a little skeptical about the security over there. But I experienced completely different over my stay in Kashmir (Buckingham palace). All my good memories are possible because of the great hospitality of Captain (Hameed) and Khaleed. They not only planned... More 

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This was our second house boat experience on the Nigeen Lake. Both had their charm and uniqueness. Here Capt Hameed and his family made the difference. Both Nisar and Khaleed took excellent care of us while we were at the house boat for a night stay. We later stayed at Capt's B&B accommodation, which is a little away from the... More 

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NewBuckinghamPalace, Owner at New Buckingham Palace Houseboat, responded to this review

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Coimbatore, India
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

our stay at Captain Hameed's House boat New Buckingham palace. The house boat was majestic the interior was beautiful and the picturesque view was simply breath taking. Nisar and Khaled took complete care of us during our 3 night stay over there. Even here the hospitality and reception was magnificent. Captain Hameed made sure we received warm reception and we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

After our stay at Valley Heritage we moved to Captain Hameed's House boat New Buckingham palace. The house boat was majestic the interior was beautiful and the picturesque view was simply breath taking. Nisar and Khaled took complete care of us during our 2 night and 3 days stay over there. Even here the hospitality and reception was magnificent. Nisar... More 

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Vasco Da Gama, Goa, India
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

This was my second visit to the heaven on earth and couldn't think of staying with anyone other than capt. Hameed. Thanks a lot Capt. For giving us the honour of being ur first guests at ur beautiful an secluded homestay welcomed by ur very special family. Have no words to describe the excellent personalised service by Capt. Hameed his... More 

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