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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Considering the place, it is beautifully built and having various facilities. However some efforts require on maintenance works. You can feel the historical lake from the houseboat. Food & service also satisfactory.

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Thank MOHINI84
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For reaching the houseboat Shikara ride require. It is a good example of wooden work. Having sufficient facilities. Staff also providing nice service. However maintenance can be done at many places in the houseboat to make it more attractive.

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Thank RAHULUDAINIYA
Hyderabad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

very untidy, unfriendly staff, a terrible experience we where promised a suite and where given a basic room, food not at all good infact pathetic ! where as the view is amazing !! a must visit place !

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Houseboat Meena Mahal had excelled in cleanliness. Housekeeping was very neat and tidy. Amneties included Bathtubs, Jaguar fitted taps, 24 hrs hot water running from the taps, free wifi, beautiful woodwork of cupboards and furniture. Beds were very cosy. The stay was for 5 nights and each moment was cherishable as there was a touch of homeliness and security. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

We had confirmation of Deluxe category with Meena house boat stay on 14th April 2016, booked through SOTC. We had checked facilities put up in the Meena group. But to our surprise, we were put up on KHYBER, good one for its space and ambience but unsatisfactory facilities, poor service wuth single person caretaker, food cooked in nearby unhygienic place,... More 

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Thank Rengarajan S
Durban, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

The only good thing about this lodging is that it is situated on Dal Lake and it has amazing views of the snow capped mountains. Access to the houseboat is via a shikara- which is awesome- unless it's raining - like it was when we were leaving, n there aren't any umbrellas or much protection from the rain. At first... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

This is a very cozy place at Dal Lake, Srinagar. It's a unique experience in India to stay in a houseboat with all the comfort and yet at the lake. The morning view of the mountains is amazing as it was the shikara ride!!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Spent a night in this House Boat on the Dal(Gate-13). Excellently decorated rooms and very friendly service. The house boat can be reached by shikara and while there a lot of sellers of handicrafts will visit with their wares(look for the paper mache items). The breakfast made by the elderly person on 24th December morning was simply delicious. The bathrooms... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We reached Sri Nagar, Kashmir in the afternoon.Lovely day.Not so cold.From the airport went straight to the house boat and the name of the house boat was Prince Of Kashmir. To go to the house boat have to use shikara ( beautiful decorated sampan) rowed by one of the workers. We enjoyed the ride on shikara and will remember this... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

We stayed there for a couple of nights. Interior is superb. The boat is a bit congested nut once you enter room, it is stunning... When we reached there, it was raining heavily, so that made the visit all the more memorable. Staff was very courteous.. If you are visiting Srinagar, visit this houseboat... God bless you guys!!

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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Meena Group House Boats

Address: Dal lake, Srinagar 190001, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range: $76 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 46
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