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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Shalimar houseboat which is owned and managed by Royal Group of Houseboats and trust me, it was an experience of a lifetime! Me and wife had an amazing experience staying at the Royal Group of Houseboats. Everything was exceptional right from food and service. Special mention of Amin Bhai who was always on toes with his hospitality....

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Loved it, the boat is in excellent shape with new bathrooms last year. It is carpeted throughout which keeps you warm and peaceful. Bedrooms have en suite bathrooms and very attractive furnishing with crewel work bedspreads and curtains. We were a party of five and were throughly spoilt by a great cook/captain/crew. Very happy with the laundry service, everything was...

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Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I stayed at the Royal Group of Houseboats for 2 nights in August 2016, 3 weeks into the violent protests, and subsequent compulsory shutdown and curfews, taking place throughout the Kashmir valley. I am a solo female traveler and was concerned about the safety of visiting Srinagar at this time. I booked this 2 day stay through my tour operator...

2Thank Albanoo
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 May 2016

A great experience, the name itself narrates every thing. New Crystal Palace House boat is a Palace in the Dal Lake. I had booked my whole tour with Royal House Boats.com and from the first day itself they impressed me. Mr. VK the owner personally took care about my tour and arranged all our comforts as I was with my...

3Thank LEONARD489
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 April 2016

In short and sweet words which everyone can understand... I can say " New crystal Palace" houseboat is Taj on Dal Lake. The interior is so good, Toilets are clean, Good housekeeping, good food and overall a good hospitality. We were a group of 6 adults and 5 kids and we occupied the entire houseboat.. it was like a home...

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Reviewed 19 April 2016

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 19 February 2016

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Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

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Paradise Island
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“Choose Shalimar or Crystal Palace Houseboats. They have a very good view!”
752ajinkyap, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All delightful, room 1 is the nearest to the kitchen but has the bonus of wi fi router just outside.”
  • Lovely wooden walls and ceilings
  • New and clean
madgirltraveller, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All four rooms on this houseboat were superb”
E8515XKstephenc, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the room at the back of the boat, as it has windows on both sides.”
RuthieB51, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Don't take room close to dining area as you may get disturbed during the dining time”
indivinej, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
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