Srinagar, the summer capital of Kashmir, is truly magical and will always leave a soft spot in your heart whenever you visit this paradise. A place of splendid natural beauty, it’s often referred to as the “Land of Lakes and Gardens” or the “Switzerland of India”. The city houses the pretty Dal Lake which evokes visions of tranquillity and gliding Shikara rides. For a surreal stay in this hill station, take a look at these five beautiful hotels under Rs 5,000.
New Jacquline Heritage Houseboats
Ever fancied staying in a houseboat? I am sure no Srinagar trip is complete without staying in a beautiful houseboat amidst mother nature. New Jacquline Heritage Houseboats is a fleet of houseboats with elegantly furnished rooms and suites offering picturesque views of Nigeen Lake. Featuring a private balcony, each fan-cooled room has heating facilities and a seating area with a sofa. Satiate your taste buds in their own in-house restaurant that serve a range of Indian dishes, as per your demand.
Cost: Rs 4,900 onwards
Located just few minutes away from Dal Lake, this hotel is the perfect combination of comfort and luxury. Make your stay in Kashmir blissful by choosing to stay in this hotel. The hotel sits on the peripheries of the majestic Zabarwan Hills, providing a stunning view of the snow-capped mountains. Their tastefully made rooms feature wood panelling, bright decor, and flat-screen TVs. Upgraded quarters add sitting areas; some have access to a shared balcony. With super friendly staff and top-notch amenities, Walisons Hotel is one of the best mid-budgeted hotels in Srinagar.
Cost: Rs 4,500 onwards
The Grand Kaisar
This stunning four-star boutique hotel is situated on the banks of the famous Jhelum river in Rajbagh, overlooking the beautiful Shankracharya hill. It is located in the heart of town; it is just few minutes away from all the touristy locations and major shopping area. It provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a shared lounge and a garden. Their rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kettle, a shower, free toiletries and a desk.
Cost: Rs 4,200 onwards
Mountain Breeze Inn
Mountain Breeze Inn is a beautiful luxury hotel in Srinagar offer a picture-perfect view of the lush green mountains. If you are looking for a cozy and comfortable stay, then look no further – this is the perfect hotel for you! Rooms at Mountain Breeze Inn offer a sofa, a seating area, and king size beds providing exceptional comfort and convenience. The properly manicured lawns and the neat common areas are the top selling points of the hotel.
Cost: Rs 4,000 onwards
Surrounded by the lush green forests and the mighty Himalayas, Cherrytree Resort is a beautiful six-bedroom cottage near Dachigam National park. Decorated with rich colours and tasteful interiors, their rooms are pretty spacious and are well equipped with modern amenities. It is known for its hospitality and attentive staff which makes it one of the best mid-budgeted resorts in Srinagar.
Cost: Rs 3,800 onwards