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    Houseboat Ambassador

    Gate No: 7 | Dal Lake, Srinagar 190001, India
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    Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

    Houseboat is just 5 min (shikara ride) away from ghat no 7, boulevard Road. We (total 6 family members including 1 kid) stayed here for 2 nights. The owner of houseboat, Mr Hassan is truly a gentleman. He was very helpful and caring. He and...More

    Thank Hemant_Kotnala
    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    Me & my husband stayed there for 4 nights.One of the main reason our kashmir trip was memorable is because of Mr. Husam & his son.They took care of us just like a responsible & beloved family.Mr Husam helped us to hire a cab for...More

    Thank Nusrat N
    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    We had booked the houseboat on booking.com after reading reviews . It was nice. However the breakfast was not good enough though filling. Its on much inner side of the gate no 7. We had stayed in other houseboat also and in comparison this houseboat...More

    Thank Neelam M
    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    Fayaz and his family take are of all your needs while you stay in their beautifull houseboat. On the Lake it is one of the most peacefull places on my travel through India and i Stayed longer that planned because of the ambassasor. Try their...More

    Thank Ruud v
    Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

    My partner and I stayed here for a total of 3 nights, and only left because we had to. In the middle of Dal Lake, away from the noisy streets, the houseboat is run by a group of friendly staff - Fayaz helped us out...More

    Thank Curnow B
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 13 - US$ 33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    29 December 2016|
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    Response from bomadg | Reviewed this property |
    We paid Rs 900 for two person including breakfast per day for the budget option. For the bigger and better rooms in a separate house boat (just beside the one where we stayed) is at least 2 times more. bomadgatgmail
    14 May 2015|
    Response from houseboatambassador | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Greetings from ambassador houseboat! Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback on this forum! At Houseboat ambassador, it is our earnest endeavor to make our guests stay a comfortable one by providing them... More
    17 April 2015|
    Response from houseboatambassador | Property representative |
    Greetings from Houseboat Ambassador Houseboat Ambassador is located on famous Dal Lake facing great mountains. For photos, please visit our site houseboatambassador Thanks and regards Mr. Husam
    Room Tips
    "Call houseboat owner before being on gate7 otherwise local shikara charge need 2 pay house boat stay includes..."
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    "Always get the Master Bedroom which is Large & Spacious."
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    "Speak over phone with Mr Husamuddin and deal with him directly, rather than booking it online..!"
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    "There are two rooms on the houseboat, you can select the one with lake view."
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