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Royal Group of Houseboats

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“crystal palace”(33 reviews)
“royal house”(7 reviews)
“mr din”(4 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

It was the highlight of our trip to India of 17days. Kashmir is just amazing, the people, the place, the boats. Royal Group of Houseboats (Crystal Palace) makes it even more amazing!. Stayed there for 3nights (too short actually) We have a cook, someone in...More

Thank zarinah_marican
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

They are so hospitable and kind. You can eat delicious food and rest with economical situation and nice weather. Chef is professional. Every room is clean and whenever you have a problem, a person is ready to help you. They try to service in the...More

Thank Alireza L
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I lived in crystal palace. I entered the boat in the evening. Bright lit chandeliers welcomed us. The living room was decked up with plush sofas, dining hall was equipped with a beautifully carved wooden table. Every angle of this houseboat was royal giving the...More

Thank Ramyashree B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We had a great time on the Royal Palace and one other. Fabulous design. Great furnishings. Plenty of space and large bedrooms and bathrooms. Breakfast was well cooked each day by Gulam. Rooms were kept clean. Beds comfy. Shikara (boat)always available to take us out...More

Thank Christine2401
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the Royal group of house boats(New crystal palace)for 3 nights we have been warmly welcome by captain Mr.din and his team.the royal house boat is a wonderful accomodation and clean rooms ,good foods,good service,and i like a quite atmosphere and nice place.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$ 82 - US$ 131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 82 - US$ 131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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LEONARD489
24 March 2016|
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Response from sunsetadventurer | Reviewed this property |
I was in Kashmir in October/November, so I cant answer accurately. However, I can say that in the weeks before I went, I would daily check the Kashmir & Jammu weather on Google, which helped give an overall picture.
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DivyaAmB
18 February 2016|
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Response from Indivine J | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I will recommend to stay in houseboat on Dal Lake as usually we stay in hotels for holiday trip but staying houseboat in Dal Lake is nice experience. You can choose Royal group houseboat which are really good and... More
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"Cyrstal Palace has a small land next to it where children could play."
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"Staying in Houseboat is a completely different feeling. If somebody really want to have peace of mind, he..."
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"Opt for New Crystal Palace Houseboat, truly a luxury experience! Need to go by a Shikara to reach these..."
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"Choose Shalimar or Crystal Palace Houseboats. They have a very good view!"
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