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THE Mughal Palace Houseboat

Opp. Zabarwan , Near Rani Mahal, kabutar khana Dal Lake, Srinagar 190001 India
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#70 of 302 hotels in Srinagar

Mr. Ahmad Batku was a houseboat owner and businessman and the founder of the much renowned Houseboat Chain Mughal Palace Group of Houseboats. Mr. Ahmad Batku philanthropic philosophy was influenced by his mother’s beliefs. He was told by his mother that prayer was the best investment that he could ever make. His two golden rules of being a successful houseboat owner were, "digging for gold" and "espirt de corps".Ahmad Batku received a number of honorary guests from eminent institutions like the University of Detroit (1953), DePaul University (1954), Barat College (1955), Adelphi College (1957), Sophia University, Tokyo (1963), University of Albuquerque (1975) and the Shell Australia Limited (1988).In 1973 Mr. Conard Hilton owner of Hilton chain of hotels visited Kashmir and stayed one of the boats of Mr. Ahmad Batku. Mr. Conard mention the experience and the time he spend with Mr. Ahmad Batku and his brothers in his autobiography, "Be My Guest",

The Mughal Palace Houseboat Houseboats is only Houseboats in Valley knows how important the sense of security is to all its guests. Hence, a special effort is made at all our Houseboats to ensure that guest security and the hotel security takes precedence over any other objective. The Houseboats is located in high security zone and shares the VIP road and Political residence on another side of the shore This is a super deluxe houseboat accommodation on the Dal Lake. Facilities offered include airport transfer, guide service and sightseeing. The rooms are provided with tea/ coffee maker, mineral water, sofa and lot more. The Srinagar Airport is located at a distance of 14 kms. Some major tourist places are also accessible from this property. The Mughal Palace Houseboat features a restaurant. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include a golf course. This 3.5 star property has a business center. Additional property amenities include tour/ticket assistance and a garden.

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Free parking
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Golf course
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Non-smoking rooms
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Rahul V wrote a review Jul 2021
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I had the most incredible 2 days on this house boat. The staff made me feel like home, food was amazing and boat was very well maintained and exceptionally clean. Highly recommend for solo travelers and family.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
Radhika wrote a review Feb 2021
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we stayed at mughal palace for a day. and we had an amazing never forgettable experience. there is sufficient facilities for heat. the food was awesome and we had a home like experience. the rooms were also good with amazing interior. cherry oon cake was the view of dal lake. we could see both the sunrise and sunset. the atmosphere was very peaceful. special thanks to mr. azhar and nadim for making our stay unforgettable.
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Date of stay: February 2021
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varunArun wrote a review Jan 2019
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we enjoyed our stay at this house boat the mughal palace more then exoected we loved every thing about it the location of this houseboat is just beautiful also the sightseeing in dal lake by ship was excellent
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Date of stay: January 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
Mapaleleaf wrote a review Jan 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
I stayed at house boat the mughal palace for a day it was beautiful and amazimg the view was awesome Loved the food very much Yusuf bhai is very cool and great human Thanks to cloud nine travels for their wonderful services
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Date of stay: January 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
Musab wrote a review Jan 2019
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Perfect place to visit n chill and spent time with family . Good service. Hygienica and Delicious meals we got everytime . All Friendly staff members. Nice and clean rooms . Enjoyed a lott this vacation at mughal palace
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Date of stay: December 2018Trip type: Travelled with family
IndiaJammu and KashmirKashmirSrinagar DistrictSrinagar
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Frequently Asked Questions about THE Mughal Palace Houseboat
Which popular attractions are close to THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Nearby attractions include Shankaracharya Hill (1.7 km), Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden (2.4 km), and Dal Lake (4.8 km).
What are some of the property amenities at THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a minibar, and air conditioning.
What food & drink options are available at THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Conveniently located restaurants include Stream Restaurant, Lacima cafe and pizzeria, and Ahdoos.
Does THE Mughal Palace Houseboat have an airport shuttle?
Yes, THE Mughal Palace Houseboat offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does THE Mughal Palace Houseboat have airport transportation?
Yes, THE Mughal Palace Houseboat offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to THE Mughal Palace Houseboat?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Kathi Darwaza (2.6 km) and Parihaspora Pattan (5.8 km).