Houseboat Altaf is situated in Dal Lake of srinagar. The property isassociated closely with the valley's culture and traditions.
Houseboat Altaf is situated in Dal Lake of srinagar. The property isassociated closely with the valley's culture and traditions. Dating back to the British rule, houseboats became home to these people after they were denied land grants in the state. A brilliant idea that started from constructing small boats was later revolutionized with transforming these boats into spacious modern styled floating hotels.
Houseboats are all made of the finest cedar wood that follows with intricate walnut woodcarvings, paneled walls, and tiled baths. The property features housekeeping, power backup and doctor on call service, neat and clean bedrooms and a private washroom. Italso have a fine dining area and a lounge cum sitting room. The houseboats come complete with a large front seated balcony, a sun deck and a small kitchenette. Moreover it also have acook and a caretaker who work for guestsduring theirentire stay.
In their leisure time guests can usepaddle boat tripinto the open lake or take themacross for any sightseeing. In the middle of the grand Dal Lake from where the view of the mighty Himalaya is exuberant.