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Hotel Akbar

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Dalgate, Gate No. 1, Srinagar Kashmir, Srinagar 190001, India
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    4 of 5 stars
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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had made a 10 days trip through Hotel Akbar and partly by me and would like to tell that it was one of the best trips arranged by JAFFER BHAI of Hotel Akbar. The buffet food at hotel Akbar was fantastic and no issues about hot water as the boiler was always on. I would recommend fellow travellers to... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I along with my wife and 3 children visited Kashmir in first week of May and stayed at Hotel Akbar for 4 nights and in Zaffer Houseboat for a night. The hotel is located right at the bank of Dal gate. We had nice view of hotel garden and lake from our newly built inter-connected family rooms on 3rd floor.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived in Kashmir from Kolkata and was met at the airport by a very friendly, English speaking gentleman. Helping me with my luggage, we then drove to Dalgate 1 and proceeded along a peaceful ramp, flanked by colorful Shakira floating in Dal Lake. After entering the gate, under a canopy of blooming roses, we were met in the hotel... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice hotel. the service and hospitality of the staff was remarkable. Mr. zaffar was very polite and helpful. he helped me to speak to our loved ones from his personal phone when we werenot able to communicate due to prepaid connection we had. even the staff helped us to speak to our children from their personal ;phones. the food... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service and hospitality of the staff - Hotel Akbar was very remarkable. They helped me a lot in getting my missed luggage by Airline and ultimately handed over to me before leaving that place. Mr. Zaffer was very Polite and a real gentlemen and was always tried to help me all the time. The hotel staff was always in... More 

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Pune, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did my booking via Agoda. when we reached at hotel for check in. First thing exasperated us is, No hotel shikara to cross the dal lake (like other hotels provide free of charge) and for a small distance the hotel we paid to shikara. Later when we showed hotel voucher , hotel staff denied to accept our booking because... More 

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HotelAkbarSrinagar, Manager at Hotel Akbar, responded to this review

With reference to the feedback dated 4th May.15 from the guest .We Regret for any inconvenience during their one night stay with us, however we want to clarify the following points raised by the Guest: 1. Our Hotel is located right on the brim of Dal Lake & is assessable to the main road .As such there is no need... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Hotel Akbar is very good. The people are very polite. The place is adjacent to Dal lake.Food is also good. You can do shopping around this place. Shikara is arranged by the hotel. The hotel is decent and neat

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Noida, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I have travelled around the world but never sean such a hostile and friendly hotel staff.i stay with my family and really we lost our heart there.its safe and all rooms are excellent.the best part was it is not a coslty deal.reasonable price. definetly visit again. s.q.farshori

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

i was here in march 2014 with kesari tours rooms are good garden is good staff is good location excellent near dal lake only one problem room heaters were kept on omly after 8 pm and off early in morning whn we were in sleep otherwise excellent hotel to stay with economy budget

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

we stayed from 17-21 july 2014.Since there is no wide motor able road ambience of the hotel in expansive greens with the lake frontage provides a unique local kashmiri experience.Food and service make you feel at home.

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