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The Shelter Group of Houseboats

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

frenly tour guard, funny driver, lovely papa cum houseboat guard, lovely beriyani n mutton ... different experience.. the best place in india beside goa... already miss them, people , n beatiful place, while step at the aiport u can experience the manual heater in houseboat, situated near market which only walking distance... very hope can experience this place during summer... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Thank you for the best experienced, good food and the hospitality. Really enjoy the moments at Sonamarg (Heaven on earth) , horse riding, trekking and the weather 😆Will definitely recommend to others. Keep it up a good work 👍🏻👍🏻

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed at The Shelter Group of Houseboats for 3 nights and our whole experience was amazing. The staff was so nice, helpful and friendly, especially Aijaz. He organized the wonderful trip for us. The room was really nice, clean and quiet. It's located near market and places to walk around. Food was good. We would stay... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the uncertainty pertaining the curfew in Srinagar, we felt safe, protected and welcomed staying at the wonderful and well-preserved boathouse. All our basic necessities were taken care off, with ample sightseeing opportunities around Srinagar based on the advice given by Aijaz and Shafiq. Our 2 nights transit at Srinagar (and our experience staying at this lovely boathouse) before leaving... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

We stay here for the second time and it was perfect. The service was great and the staff are very helpful and attentive to details. The room is nice and comfortable with Kashmir style decoration. Food is also great.

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Thank Nitchakun D
Faridabad
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Reviewed October 6, 2016

Had a wonderful stay...neat clean rooms...arrangements are good...food also fie..located in the jhelum river.. so clean water.. and easy to access from land... the in-charge and cook everyone so friendly and helpful.. they guided us what to buy and how.. where to go and how... anything we required.. they were ready to arrange of course with a nominal charge..would recommend... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed October 6, 2016

This is good House boat I like location near the road and market, comfortable for travel another place. Good service start at airport until comeback .The meals were good tasty and they asked what we would like for our meals.The room was nice decorate Kashmir tradition style. Aizaz & family & staff given a warm welcome very friendly I feel... More 

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Reviewed August 14, 2016

For a long time it was a cherished dream to stay in a house boat during Kashmir Tour. The dream came true with the courtesy of Aizaz bhai, when we came to know that our pick up car from the Air Port was heading to a House Boat of Shelter Group. It was a nice House Boat, beautifully decorated with... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

The main thing what we liked is about theie hospitality. The staff were very friendly . it gives a homely feeling . We visited here during the curfew in Srinagar and they arranged things very well even during this time.

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Pune, India
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

We were given a warm welcome, the rooms were comfortable & we were always asked what we would like for our meals. The packed lunch provided (on request), was a blessing. It saved us time & helped us maintain good health. Also, a dedicated vehicle was provided and the staff provided us excellent feedback before every trip.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shelter Group of Houseboats is only Houseboats in Valley knows how important the sense of security and safety is to all its guests. Hence, a special effort is made at all our Houseboats to ensure that guest security and the Houseboats security takes precedence over any other objective.The Lal Mandi Road is security patrolled by security guards and all emergency plans well in place. The Houseboats is located in high security zone and shares the VIP road and Political residence on another side of the shore , both well guarded by BSF. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shelter Group of Houseboats

Address: Lal Mandi Road | Near S. P. S Museum, Srinagar 190008, India
Location: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range: $13 - $893 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Shelter Group of Houseboats 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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“good view every rooms”
 of 5 bubbles sanisap, Oct 6, 2016 | Read review
“The boat was parked in running waters, but we still had the smoothest stay”
 of 5 bubbles samsF5865XM, Jun 15, 2016 | Read review
“Just go for Deluxe category rooms...”
 of 5 bubbles deepak_kumar19, Jun 8, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near lobby has better wifi connection”
 of 5 bubbles chiaoh19, Jun 5, 2016 | Read review
“make sure to tell them in advance if you want to have a meal in the houseboat.”
 of 5 bubbles pramodr54, May 28, 2016 | Read review
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