The beauty Kashmir is inexplicable in words. It is one of the most astounding experiences one can have. There are many elements that make it worth visiting but one of the most promising is Houseboats! Imagine yourself there, on of those evening and the sun is setting down, wind is blowing your hair, the Great Himalayas in front you. Perfect, isn’t it?
There are many lakes in the city but the Dal Lake is the most prominent lined with houseboats. These houseboats are made up of the finest cedar wood and usually have two to four bedrooms. They also provide all the amenities like 24 Hours Room Services, Doctor Call Services, Laundry Servicesto make sure you have a comfortable stay.
Let’s see some of the best houseboats in Kashmir:
De-Laila Group of Houseboats
It is located in the city center on Boulevard Road. This houseboat treats you the traditional way. Antique wood carving, Massive crystal chandeliers and intricate designs on curtains add to the beauty of it. Its interior has the fascinated work of objet d’art and motifs. Not just this, the food is excellent and the service is totally satisfactory. A stay here could give you the feel of royals staying in a palace.
New Golden Flower Heritage Houseboat
This houseboat is on the banks of Nigeen Lake, Hazratbal Road. It has gained its popularity for its aesthetic beauty. Rooms are quite spacious and have centrally operated heating system. It is loaded with all the modern facilities. Beautiful Paintings depicting the history of Kashmir are hanged on the walls. It has a mini library and an exclusive dining area that makes it one of the best houseboats in Kashmir.
New Jacquline Houseboats
It is located opposite to the Nigeen Club towards the western end of Nigeen Lake. Waking up to the fancy interior of this place is totally dreamy. So come this summer, the subdued environs around the houseboats are much tempting that they invite you for a laid back retreat. This is definitely the stay you have been looking all this while.
It is one of the most luxurious experiences in Kashmir of a houseboat. It offers a wide range of recreational facilities, top notch service and Kashmiri food. The ancient design interiors and modern furnishing are complementary to each other. The colors are fused nicely that it looks all beautiful. Even the view from the deck is so mesmerizing. So hop on the boat and experience a cozy stay here!
Royal Dandoo Palace Group of Houseboats
It is located at a distance of 2km from the Lal Chowk city and is one of the most popular Kashmir boat houses. The wood-paneled houses, handicrafts, and a cozy fireplace make the houseboat a prominent option in the Dal Lake. It also has dining, and pantry and dedicated crew to serve the travelers in the most efficient manner. It all makes up for an elegant stay in Dal Lake by catering unmatchable experience.
These are some of the best houseboats you can consider when travelling to Kashmir. Because a trip to Kashmir is incomplete without experiencing the charm of staying in a houseboat.