Lala Rukh Houseboats
All our houseboats reflect the traditions of Kashmir with hand carved wooden interiors and woolen Kashmir carpets. We can offer you a single, double, twin or triple room all ensuite with a dining room, living room and television in each boat. There are fans throughout and free wifi is available.
Breakfast is included, and we will also give you complimentary Kahwa - the spiced tea of Kashmir. Additionally we offer a free transfer from the airport or bus station.
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B&B Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Airport transfers
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Ceiling fan
- Child Friendly
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency exchange
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- No Curfew
- Pet Friendly
- Safety Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Guesthouse InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
1.This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
2.As the house boats are situated on Dal Lake please note that a short boat trip of five minutes will take you from the shore to the Houseboat.
3.Evening meals of traditional Kashmiri food are available on request. (vegetarian and non vegetatian)
3.check in time is 1200 noon; check out time is 12 noon. late check out is available and may be subject to a fee of up to 50% of the daily rate up until 1800. check out after 1800 is liable to payment equal to the daily room rate. Any charges levied are at the discretion of the management.
4.Cash (local and major foreign currencies), all major credit and debit cards payment are accepted.
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We offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from Srinagar International Airport. For Guests opting to arrange their own transportation from Srinagar International Airport, we offer a complimentary collection service from the Tourist Centre located in Srinagar. Guests who do not wish to use this service can hail an auto-rickshaw from the Tourist Centre to Gate 9. From Gate 9 it is only a short Shikara ride to the Houseboats.
Jammu is the nearest railway station to Srinagar, at a distance of 290 km. Jammu railway station is well connected to all major cities in India, with direct train services running from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore and Trivandrum.
From Jammu, Guests can either take a private hire vehicle (i.e. taxi or jeep), or catch the daily Government run bus, departing between 0700-0800 daily. All buses drop off at the Tourist Centre from which guests can either catch an auto-rickshaw to Gate 9, or alternatively, we can arrange complimentary transit from the Tourist Centre to the houseboats.
Many tourist bus service providers arrange deluxe bus packages from several cities in close proximity to Srinagar including: Jammu (290 km), Leh (434 km), Chandigarh (630 km) and Delhi (876 km). All buses drop off at the Tourist Centre from which guests can either catch an auto-rickshaw to Gate 9, or alternatively, we can arrange complimentary transit from the Tourist Centre to the houseboats.
Lalarukh houseboats are situated at gate 9 along Boulevard Road, on Lake Dal. It is overlooked by the ancient Shankaracharya Temple and Srinigar reflects its rich history in the beautiful Mughal Pleasure gardens. These are full of waterways and fountains and were designed by the famous Mughal King, Shah Jahan who also designed the Taj Mahal. We can help you to organize a trip during your stay or you may wish to wonder through the markets of the old city.