We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 92 Srinagar hotels

WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Opp. Nagin Club, Srinagar 190 001, India
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats to your Saves list
WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
88%
Ranked #2 of 92 hotels in Srinagar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Rajat131 New Delhi, India
  • Overview
  • Reviews (214)
  • Photos (162)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (70)
  • More
Write a Review

214 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    124
    62
    24
    3
    1
See reviews for
111
51
4
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (70)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
New Delhi, India
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is in naagin lake. Away from hustle of dal lake. U have to take a shiksa area from one end of dal. Which is so soothing when u first reach the place. The boat upkeep is excellent. Their are all services available such as fridge, TV etc. The boat which we stayed in was number 5 had two rooms.one... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Roma
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Everything is perfect: the meals, the location, the service. The view is breathtaking. We knew the director, mr. Rafiq Wangnoo, in his shop, where you can buy carpets, pashmina etc... I will come back to buy the shatush, it's a promise. Thank you for everything.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Richmond, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The houseboat is located on Lake Nagin, the quieter and more peaceful of the lakes. The facilities are idyllic and the food and service impeccable. Shikaras can be organized to visit the villages around the lakes or the fruit and vegetable market in the early morning. Maybe better still, lie out on the deck and read or watch the world... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Delhi
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is my 2nd stay in Gurkha Houseboat. I visited this houseboat after almost 5years & nothing has changed.. I enjoyed same as last time.. First Time, I was with my Family for 2nights & this time for 1nights with my friends (on the way to Leh).. Their food is really good.. Staff is very freindly & services are excellent..... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came with the extended family and booked 16 rooms. Excellent place and great fun! Good service and excellent serene location. Looking forward to maybe another visit when it's winter! Highly recommended.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing experience at gurkha houseboat. Mr iqbal and mr shaukat were very nice and humble. We were a group of 40 people. Each and everyone was very well served. Thanks alot to the entire staff and management of GURKHA HOUSEBOATS

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good accommodation, very helpful staff: From Shaukat who professionally and ably supervised our trip, to our server Irfan, and our Driver Tariq, lovely people, who did a lot to make things happen for us. From the Shikara rides to the beautiful destinations within and outside Srinagar, this made a memorable family holiday. Despite the occasional security worries that prove unfounded,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gurgaon Haryana, India
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I experience staying at Gurkha House boat with my wife the first time & it was in mid days of July. The weather was quite pleasant. As this property was marketed by Heritage Group & they are charging enough for this but its not value for money although just a one time experience. There are 2 lakes in Srinagar Dal... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
New Delhi, India
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying at the Gurkha houseboat on the last night of my Kashmir trip was surely an icing on the cake. We had the most amazing time there with great hospitality and serene surroundings of the Nagin lake and the mountains all over. Its got a very peaceful and relaxing ambiance with beautiful vintage interiors. Right from the traditional rugs to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Thane, Maharashtra, India
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
22 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location: On the nagin lake, in the quieter side. Great place to wake up and soak beauty of the Srinagar Service: Good service. Rooms and Houseboat; All modern amenities and excellent rooms with hot water and great bathrooms. Huge common area with TV and sofas. Well appointed. Food: They serve very good food and I also recommend the excellent breakfast.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats

Address: Opp. Nagin Club, Srinagar 190 001, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Agoda, Expedia, Tingo, Otel and Venere so you can book your WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Gurkha Houseboats Hotel Srinagar
WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats Srinagar, Kashmir

162 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (162)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (12)
Viewed
View from room (26)
Viewed
Dining (17)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (23)
Viewed
Family/play areas (5)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (73)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Srinagar with
any amenities

Amenities

Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Srinagar #6 Family Hotel in Srinagar
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
17

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from WelcomHeritage Gurkha Houseboats staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer