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Mascot Houseboats

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Mascot Houseboats - Artistically crafted and beautifully furnished Houseboats with Two, four & 5 bedrooms having modern amenities. Located on Nageen Lake: Crystal clear, spring fed, away from humdrum of busy life. A natural setup of beauty and tranquility, Nageen lake is an ideal place for surf riding, water skiing, swimming and boating. Mascot group of Houseboats are moored near the most charming sites of Nageen Lake with a varied abundant form of bird life seen around the houseboats. Holiday on Mascot houseboats is like living in Paradise. Since 19th century Tuman family have been the Pioneering of Tourism in Kashmir. Mascot Houseboats has been one of the first and most reputed name in the foundation of tourism in Kashmir.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Lake View
Charming
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Firstly, the Houseboats (there are more than one) are exquisite. They are beautiful, amazingly carved and a celebration of the loquacious skills of the carvers of Kashmir. Secondly, you can request Janaab Hanji Yaseen Tuman to coordinate your trip to the Kashmir valley. He is
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I never imagined staying in a houseboat in Kashmir, but never expected such amazing quality and warmth. Spellbound by the intricate artwork of this amazing handcrafted vessel, we were met by the owner who's warm welcome and amazing historic journey of the Taj of the water
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Response from MascotHouseboat, Owner at Mascot Houseboats
Responded 5 weeks ago
Dear Guest, Greetings from Mascot Houseboats! Thank you sharing this delightful review of your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed Mascot Houseboats and the hospitality of Tuman family. We will look forward to host you again in the "Paradise on Earth". Warm Regards, Showkat Tuman
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A small quayside by the lake is where you find your shikara, a beautiful painted, canopied, flat-bottomed boat that is the ‘water taxi’ that takes to your home. What a way to approach Mascot One as the large spade paddle guides you through a large group of crested grebes,
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Response from MascotHouseboat, Owner at Mascot Houseboats
Responded 5 weeks ago
Dear Guest, Greetings from Mascot Houseboats! Thank you sharing this delightful review of your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed Mascot Houseboats and the hospitality of Tuman family. We will look forward to host you again in the "Paradise on Earth". Warm Regards, Showkat Tuman
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This was my 5th visit to Kashmir and it won’t be my last. This time it was for 6 nights. I love the place, the people,the boats. Why would you stay in a hotel when you can stay on a beautiful hand crafted houseboat smelling of cedar wood,and full of local crafts such as
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Response from MascotHouseboat, Owner at Mascot Houseboats
Responded 13 Jan 2019
Dear Guest, Greetings from Mascot Houseboats! Thank you sharing this delightful review of your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed Mascot Houseboats and the hospitality of Tuman family. We will look forward to host you again in the "Paradise on Earth". Warm Regards, Showkat Tuman
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We were at Mascot 1 (theme suit) that had good view and feel of the Nigeen lake. This was last week of December and sub-zero temperatures. There is an open terrace giving unobstructed feel of the lake. Service levels and comfort are taken care. If seclusion and quite is what you
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Response from MascotHouseboat, Owner at Mascot Houseboats
Responded 6 Jan 2019
Dear Guest, Greetings from Mascot Houseboats! Thank you sharing this delightful review of your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed Mascot Houseboats and the hospitality of Tuman family. We will look forward to host you again in the "Paradise on Earth". Warm Regards, Showkat Tuman
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Hi we recently visited and there is a back entrance. But you do need a very skilled driver as access is extremely narrow and confusing without the help of Google maps navigation. And then be prepared to walk across a field to reach the houseboat. Thanks
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Hi, You can contact me on +91 9596767812 however after 14th Feb as I am travelling out of country. In case of urgent assistance please call on +91 94919005714, 9342166667 (Mr. Wajid). Regards, Yaseen Tuman.
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Dear Guest, Freezing of Lake is a rare phenomenon and doesn't happen in December. The Lake does not freeze and you will be able to reach the Mascot Houseboats with ease. Morever, we also have a direct access by car. We will provide you with a complimentary arrival transfer after getting your flight details and will ensure smooth transfer to Mascot Houseboats. If you have any more queries, we would be glad to reply. Showkat Tuman. Mascot Houseboats.
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Hi! There are 7 steps with mild height. Showkat
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"They are all great"
"I loved the Kohinoor Suite as it is very spacious, especially if you are travelling with children."
"Specify that you want a room in the newer houseboat which is beautiful."
"All rooms great."
"Speak to Yaseen Tuman...the owner-host."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 115 - US$ 340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IndiaJammu and KashmirKashmirSrinagar DistrictSrinagar
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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