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THE Mughal Palace Houseboat

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Overview
Opp. Zabarwan , Near Rani Mahal, kabutar khana Dal Lake, Srinagar 190001 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Hi, Booked the Houseboat for 1 night stay in last week of May 18.Was told to wait at Ghat 19 A for ferry to the said houseboat. After innumerous calls to the houseboat owner who ironically stays in "Ahmedabad" and manages operations from there and...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Have no word to explain the experience, Stayed with my wife for a night there like our dream. One can dream a stay like this. Decoration and behavior of the staffs (Specially Azhar) was awesome. But I expected a better food there, which was not...More

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Response from yusuf b, Manager at THE Mughal Palace HouseboatResponded April 16, 2018

Shah Aadil , Manager of Mughal Palace Houseboat, Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are happy to note that you had a pleasant stay with us on your visit. i think u have ordered food from Bir...More

Reviewed April 5, 2018

we stayed at this house in end of march. we had a lovely stay. this house boat i am sure should be among the best ones in Srinagar. very good decor . was surprise to see all latest fittings in the bathroom with a big...More

Thank SANGOD
Response from yusuf b, Manager at THE Mughal Palace HouseboatResponded April 16, 2018

Shah Aadil , Manager of Mughal Palace Houseboat, Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are happy to note that you had a pleasant stay with us on your visit. We do hope you return to stay with...More

Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

The Mughal Palace Houseboat is an absolute delight. It is fitted with modern amenities & heating facilities. Bathrooms are well equipped and the rooms are beautifully furnished. Food is fabulous and the staff is well trained, attentive and courteous. The owner of the place is...More

Thank khetanashish
Response from Mughalpalace H, Director of Sales at THE Mughal Palace HouseboatResponded February 5, 2018

Shah Aadil , Manager of Mughal Palace Houseboat, Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are happy to note that you had a pleasant stay with us on your visit. We do hope you return to stay with...More

Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

My family and i finally got to visit Srinagar and decided to stay at the Mughal Palace Houseboat. There was a bit of uncertainty as the pictures online and the video clip was of poor quality and didnt show the houseboat appropriately. On our arrival...More

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Response from mughalpalace, Manager at THE Mughal Palace HouseboatResponded September 6, 2017

Shah Aadil , Manager of Mughal Palace Houseboat, Dear Guest, Thank you for taking out time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are happy to note that you had a pleasant stay with us on your visit. We do hope you return to stay with...More

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Description
Mr. Ahmad Batku was a houseboat owner and businessman and the founder of the much renowned Houseboat Chain Mughal Palace Group of Houseboats. Mr. Ahmad Batku philanthropic philosophy was influenced by his More mother’s beliefs. He was told by his mother that prayer was the best investment that he could ever make. His two golden rules of being a successful houseboat owner were, "digging for gold" and "espirt de corps".Ahmad Batku received a number of honorary guests from eminent institutions like the University of Detroit (1953), DePaul University (1954), Barat College (1955), Adelphi College (1957), Sophia University, Tokyo (1963), University of Albuquerque (1975) and the Shell Australia Limited (1988).In 1973 Mr. Conard Hilton owner of Hilton chain of hotels visited Kashmir and stayed one of the boats of Mr. Ahmad Batku. Mr. Conard mention the experience and the time he spend with Mr. Ahmad Batku and his brothers in his autobiography, "Be My Guest", The Mughal Palace Houseboat Houseboats is only Houseboats in Valley knows how important the sense of security is to all its guests. Hence, a special effort is made at all our Houseboats to ensure that guest security and the hotel security takes precedence over any other objective. The Houseboats is located in high security zone and shares the VIP road and Political residence on another side of the shore This is a super deluxe houseboat accommodation on the Dal Lake. Facilities offered include airport transfer, guide service and sightseeing. The rooms are provided with tea/ coffee maker, mineral water, sofa and lot more. The Srinagar Airport is located at a distance of 14 kms. Some major tourist places are also accessible from this property. The Mughal Palace Houseboat features a restaurant. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include a golf course. This 3.5 star property has a business center. Additional property amenities include tour/ticket assistance and a garden. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$75 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
THE Mughal Palace Houseboat Srinagar, Kashmir
Location
India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar District > Srinagar
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$75 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
THE Mughal Palace Houseboat Srinagar, Kashmir
Location
India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar District > Srinagar
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Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (19)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Room Tips
"Go for any room for maximum 1 or 2 night stay. Food is average and they charge for mineral water..."
Goyalgunjan2014
Mar. 28, 2017
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"The last room has the best bathroom with Jacuzzi"
387vikramv
Oct. 10, 2016
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"You Get the excellent view of dal lake and the garden of house boat"
Sheemadipu
Jun. 2, 2016
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"book a Suite"
Priteshdand
Apr. 22, 2016
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