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Beautiful private island

The island is accessible through a boat. It has a house boat, a caretakers quarters, a small party... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Amrutha B
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One of the hidden gems - Perfect for people wanting peace

I stayed at the boathouse at Lumpongdeng island. We were the only ones on this piece of island. The... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Bengaluru, India
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“umiam lake”(6 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Umiam Lake, Shillong 793103, India
+91 70353 77760
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

The island is accessible through a boat. It has a house boat, a caretakers quarters, a small party hall and trekking trail. The house boat is an amazing place to stay at.

3  Thank Amrutha B
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I stayed at the boathouse at Lumpongdeng island. We were the only ones on this piece of island. The boathouse is so charming and the view from the boathouse is top notch.If you're looking for a calm and serene atmosphere to unwind yourselves, this is...More

9  Thank PostcardChronicles
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This island can be reached via boat in Umiam lake , it is beautiful to go there with children and family

3  Thank joshisandeep
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We stayed here for 1 night to experience the magnificent beauty of this amazing island in the middle of splendid Umiam lake - and it was terrific

2  Thank Rahul K
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I stayed on the island for a day and the experience was very good. This was one of the best stays over 10 day vacation to Meghalaya / Sikkim. The place is basic and has limitations but if you are clear with your expectations, this...More

1  Thank Nikhil G
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Lumpongdeng island is a small hillock located in the middle of the Umiam lake. A boat house is located in the island. Access to the island is only by boat which can be hired from the Umiam Lake Water sports complex. If one has isolation...More

4  Thank karikor1
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This place is the perfect getaway from city life.the boathouse is beautiful and well maintained.you need to rent a boat which will drop u at the boathouse and then receive u the next day.advance booking is required to stay at this place.it is affordable too.U...More

11  Thank rahul50735
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Stay at Lumpongdeng Island as it has a lovely little house boat. There is no better way than to wake up to stunning views of the lake everyday! Spread the bonhomie by having a picnic or a pot-luck by the lake. Seated on the soft...More

2  Thank RajuBasu
Reviewed 28 December 2015

This is situated in the Guwahati shilong highway. Nearly 1 and half hour drive from Khanapara (Guwahati). A very cool place. Nice for picnic. If you start by 9 o’clock from Guwahati you can come back by evening. In north east one common suggestion start...More

7  Thank atuly2014
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Beautiful floating house in the middle of Umiam Lake. The interiors are wooden with a large bed and attached bathroom. Extra guests are allowed with two extra mattresses kept in the room. Perfect for a relaxing weekend.

2  Thank Raghabendra
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18 June 2018|
Response from PostcardChronicles | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can contact the owner on +91-9856528233