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.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Persian Palace Houseboats

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Persian Palace Houseboats
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 31: English reviews
A TripAdvisor Member
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Very ŕude behavior of Sahil the owner. Had to spk thru his neighbour as some of us were staying in his neighbours houseboat. Bad quality linen . Smelling towels. Unfair was trying to confuse advance payment. We were lucky had taken proof of remittance Was forcing to pay all advance. Not even once came to enquire if we were comfortable.... More 

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Nagpur, India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

It was a pleasant trip to shrinagar,, all bcz of Sahil & Sohail Sir.. Thanku so much for the cordination. All arrangements were absolutely amzaingly done. Cleanliness and Pleasant ambience. Didnt face a singly problem of rainfall, cold , and else. It was a good package with all proper amenities. thyanks to Manjoor bhai also for the immense proper work... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank kajalsancheti1507
Hyderabad, India
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

it was raining when we reached sri nagar on 11 march 2016. The persian palace owner saahil had arranged a cab for us to pick up from the airport. the shikara arrangements, the trips organised were all quite commendable..inspite of the heavy rains that lashed kashmir during our 3 day stay, we did not miss out on anything..The food wasnt... More 

Helpful?
Thank Padmaja T
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Worst ever staying experience. Poor quality amenities and hopeless food at exhorbitant rates.Under the pretext of complimentary breakfast, bread,butter,omelet and tea were served.We were forced to hire houseboat owners Shikara at double the market rate for leisure ride.Instead of taking us for ride arround Nehru Park and Char Chinar, our ride was made within the dirty area around flouting markets... More 

Helpful?
Thank C.P. P
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

I am Sudip dasgupta visited Kashmir during the month of october 2015. We had stayed at the Persian palace houseboat for 2 nights. It was a pleasant stay with great food and all the necessary amentities like Wi-Fi, hot water. We would like to thank Zahoor and his family for the excellent hospitality.

Helpful?
Thank sudipdasgupta57
Taipei, Taiwan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

Persian palace houseboat is a lovely and exotic place to stay. Its clean, cozy, with elegant antiques and decorations, feeling so nostalgic and romantic there. The houseboat owner and uncle abdul are being so nice and hospitable! Was pity that i stayed there with a wrong person. I hope next time i'll visit it again with my baby. It's really... More 

Helpful?
Thank Z52j
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The houseboat was excellent, with beautiful views and generous hosts it was an excellent way to end our trip. We had an antique style room, which was spacious and comfortable and always clean. Abdul was a sweetheart and even went to buy us tea for us to take back home. Would definitely recommend to friends and we hope to return... More 

Helpful?
Thank Chrystal S
New Delhi, India
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

t was very nice to stay in houseboat . the house boat was neat and clean, the houseboat staff was very nice, food was very delicious .i will recommended this houseboat to everyone .my own experience for 4 days with my family thanks zahoor

Helpful?
2 Thank saja786
New Delhi, India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The houseboat was neat & clean and the service was also very good. Food was also very fresh and tasty. Heating arrangements were very good. I would like to stay again in this houseboat. Altogether it was a nice experience.

Helpful?
3 Thank Lucky12071985
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

Mr. Gagroo was pleasant and very helpful. The food and atmosphere was incredible. I will bring my American / British beauty with me next time. She will definitely enjoy the scenery. She loves India and its culture.

Helpful?
2 Thank MAYASADEQUE
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

29 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (16)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (13)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Srinagar hotels
0.6 mi away
R. I. E. Heritage Group Of Houseboats
0.8 mi away
Mughal Palace Houseboats
Mughal Palace Houseboats
#38 of 127 in Srinagar
4.5 of 5 stars 41 reviews
2.3 mi away
Akbar Group Of Heritage Houseboats
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 mi away
Hotel Zamrud
Hotel Zamrud
#50 of 127 in Srinagar
4.0 of 5 stars 46 reviews
0.2 mi away
Young Alzira Group of House Boats.
0.2 mi away
Sikandra Palace Group of Houseboats
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Presenting a unique opportunity to experience the hospitality of a PERSIAN PALACE. Our family has worked very hard to create a homely ambiance with all the modern amenities. Customer satisfaction is our motto. Touseboat at Dal Lake, maintained by a traditional Kasmiri family. You will have the opportunity to experience the true hospitality of Kashmiri people, taste the local cuisine (also European food and spiceless dishes available), drink free Kahwa (traditional Kashmiri tea). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Persian Palace Houseboats

Address: 15 Near Nehru Park Gate No, Srinagar 190001, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range: $18 - $2,747 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com and HotelTravel.com so you can book your Persian Palace 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:
Persian Palace Houseboats Srinagar, Kashmir
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay