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Thailand
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Such a warm welcome from the owner and all there staff, a very tasty Indian and Kashmiri local style food , well set up table, well prepared of the room in everyday and they always take care of you like you are in your home.. I'm falling in love with this place, don't missed it!! Cheers!!

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Thank worldsgift
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 8 June 2015

The house boat is just about the experience.The houseboats are good but all look similar .The carvings and intricacies inside the houseboat are good but the stay quality is very average.The beds aren't very stylishly maintained.They can make the experience better by adding great bed linens and duvets,currently the bed linens and duvets are very old style and doesn't compliment...

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1Thank Siya C
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Beautiful carvings, best hospitality and great room to stay. Overall a very different experience for living on water and location is also fantastic. Meals are tasty although just veg. I would recommend this place for stay in summers.

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6Thank pmarkanday
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 26 September 2014

One important thing while choosing a house boat in Dal lake is that it should have a gud distance from the road so that you have a good view of the lake from the house boat. Alexandra Houseboats do offer you a spectacular view of the lake. It is located in the middle of the row of house boats and...

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9Thank aman_malhotra
New Delhi, Delhi, India
Reviewed 12 August 2014

We reached Srinagar early in the morning by 8:15 am, my daughter got air sickness in the flight and started vomiting, our first day in the itinerary was in boathouse, we were a family of 5 people me my husband my mom n dad and my daughter who is 3yrs. I refused to stay in the boat houses I told...

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5Thank Dolly414
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We had a wonderful time at New Alexandra Group of Houseboats. We were a group of 8 people.and we got New Alexandra Palace 4bedded houseboat, where we had a great time. Beautifully carved very good ambience and interiors. Rooms and bathrooms are very spacious .One can never get bored in these boat houses as they have a wonderful garden area...

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Thank 156omar19
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 2 August 2014

AGAR FIRDAUS BAR ROO-E ZAMEEN AST HAMEEN AST HAMEEN AST HAMEEN AST “IF THERE IS A PARADISE ON EARTH, IT IS THIS IT IS THIS IT IS THIS Here I am talking about New Alexandra Houseboats. These houseboats are on the beautiful Dal Lake right in the perfect view. Where me and my wife had the most comfortable stay, it...

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Thank Sumeet1988
Reviewed 23 July 2014

I had worst experience I ever had during all my visit anywhere across world. Staff is very rude , they will not treat you anywhere near to good. There is no locks in the room , no power backup. They will fight with you for every demand of your even like water , tea etc. never stay here , better...

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2Thank veensh s
Raebareli, India
Reviewed 6 June 2014

The New Alexander Houseboats are a group. We have stayed in Khalika houseboat . The houseboat was having a living room , a dining hall, two rooms. Rooms were good . Food was nice and served nicely . Usually they have combined kitchen for five houseboats . They bring food from there. The houseboat was clean . Hot water available.Bathrooms...

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2Thank prerna62
Pune, India
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Nice houseboat with an ethnic look and did review other traveler experience, which is same even today. Bad salty food. Room seemed large, look elegant in style but nothing which one could fancy about here. One should not have too much expectations here.

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Kashmir is one of the dream destinations in the world, which fascinates the tourists coming here to explore and experience its hospitality. The Houseboats in Kashmir are not only competitive but also luxurious and comfortable in all respects, satiating the tourists at the end of the day. And that is where we come in the scene. Located on the Dal Lake, the world famous New Alexandra Group of Houseboats are each designed and appointed to satisfy the most elegant and extravagant tastes in luxury lifestyles. One of the finest luxury chain of houseboats in Srinagar, we offer the ideal and the perfect blend of convenience and efficiency to our guests from holiday makers to business travelers. The houseboats offer luxuriously decorated rooms replete with modern amenities like attached baths, running hot and cold water, cable TV, central heating and round the clock room service. These houseboats have their own traditional appeal. The houseboats are anchored on the banks of the Dal Lake. Each houseboat is fully furnished and every Houseboats has an attendant boy. The Houseboats are furnished in a grand style, with carved furniture and Kashmiri carpets with intricate work on them. There are spacious four-bedrooms, three – bedrooms and two bed room boats; all feature attached bathrooms, electricity and modern plumbing. The cedar interiors are intricately carved and display the consummate artistry of Kashmiri craftsmen. The furnishings include embroidered native rugs and fabrics, local objects d'art, and solidly comfortable Victorian and Edwardian furniture. These luxurious boats also feature rooftop sundecks from which to take in the Himalayan views and enjoy the brisk fresh air. ... more   less 

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Address: Dal Lake | Opp. Hotel Boulevard, Srinagar 190001, India
Region: India > Jammu and Kashmir > Kashmir > Srinagar
Price Range: £37 - £58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“all rooms are big and spacious”
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“Doesn't matter”
 of 5 bubbles aman_malhotra, 26 Sep 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles prerna62, 5 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Last room is large and sunny”
 of 5 bubbles Rakesh989866, 1 Dec 2012 | Read review
“The last room, at the back of the boat, is usually the largest on the houseboats.”
 of 5 bubbles MillOaks, 15 Oct 2012 | Read review
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