Considering the place, it is beautifully built and having various facilities. However some efforts require on maintenance works. You can feel the historical lake from the houseboat. Food & service also satisfactory.
For reaching the houseboat Shikara ride require. It is a good example of wooden work. Having sufficient facilities. Staff also providing nice service. However maintenance can be done at many places in the houseboat to make it more attractive.
Houseboat Meena Mahal had excelled in cleanliness. Housekeeping was very neat and tidy. Amneties included Bathtubs, Jaguar fitted taps, 24 hrs hot water running from the taps, free wifi, beautiful woodwork of cupboards and furniture. Beds were very cosy. The stay was for 5 nights and each moment was cherishable as there was a touch of homeliness and security. The...
The only good thing about this lodging is that it is situated on Dal Lake and it has amazing views of the snow capped mountains.
Access to the houseboat is via a shikara- which is awesome- unless it's raining - like it was when we were leaving, n there aren't any umbrellas or much protection from the rain.
This is a very cozy place at Dal Lake, Srinagar. It's a unique experience in India to stay in a houseboat with all the comfort and yet at the lake. The morning view of the mountains is amazing as it was the shikara ride!!