Unique Homestays in Srinagar: Authentic Experiences Await!

14 best homestays in Srinagar for a stay amidst the hills

Jul 18th, 2023

Srinagar, situated in the Vale of Kashmir along the banks of the Jhelum River,  is a scenic resort city in Kashmir. It is located on the banks of Dal Lake and is surrounded by high peaks, lush pine forests and snow capped Himalayan ranges. There are many places to visit here like Habba Kadal beach, Nishat Garden, Handwara, Adoo Garden and many more places which you can visit if you are going for vacation or if you are living here your entire life. This is a must-see destination to visit at least once during your lifetime. 

OurGuest's excellent homestays in Srinagar will let you experience its warmth and friendliness. These lovely lodgings, which are tucked away in Kashmir's scenic surroundings, provide a special chance to experience the native way of life. Enjoy a delightful stay that encapsulates the spirit of this alluring city, from warm decor to genuine Kashmiri food.

Mountview Villa - The Mountview Villa a Homestay in Srinagar welcomes you to a wonderful residence and offers a convenient stay in a prime location at the foothills of the Himalaya. A 10-minute walk will take you to the famous Dal Lake, which is adjacent to popular tourist attractions. The hotel offers cozy accommodations with contemporary conveniences and hillside views. Shuttle services and on-demand automobile rentals are available to visitors. The kids' play area is a place where youngsters may have fun.

Mountview Villa

Location - Nishat Mountview Villa Uphill Lane, Srinagar 191121 India

Price - ₹ 5,969.88 / night

Al Amin Homestay - Al Amin Homestay in Srinagar, which is located in Srinagar on the banks of the lovely Jhelum River, is aptly referred to as the Venice of the East since it genuinely embodies beauty and romance. Visitors will be utterly fascinated by this captivating valley surrounded by towering mountains and lush vegetation. Jammu Tawi is the closest railhead, and Srinagar is the closest airport. Additionally, the house is conveniently close to well-known locations including Dal Lake, Lal-Chowk, Jamia Masjid, and Mughal Garden.

Al Amin Homestay

Location - Munawar Abad - Nowpora Link, Opposite Khyber Hospital, 190002 Srinagar, India
Price - ₹ 1,035.00 / Night

The New Lucky Star Group of Houseboats - Experience the breathtaking views of Dal Lake and the mountains at The New Lucky Star Group of Houseboats, one of the best homestays in Srinagar. These houseboats, made of the finest cedar wood, offer comfortable rooms with attached bathrooms. Enjoy amenities like a balcony, sun deck, and shared kitchenette. The friendly staff can assist with services like currency exchange, laundry, and ticketing. Explore the beauty of Kashmir Valley with arranged trips and activities. With attentive caretakers and paddle boats at your disposal, you'll feel right at home in this deluxe houseboat. Conveniently located near transportation hubs, it's a popular choice for travelers. The New Lucky Star Group of Houseboats is a convenient 2 km from the General Bus Stand. Srinagar Airport is 16 km away, while the Jammu Railway Station is 286 km away.

The New Lucky Star Group of Houseboats

Location - Dal Lake Opposite Ghat 09 Boulevard Rd, Srinagar 190001 India
Price - ₹ 4,600.00 / Night        

Bounipan Homestay - Near Asia's largest Tulip Garden at Nishat is a serene, tranquil and natural villa with one independent flat that has 4 rooms, 3 of which are attached, and 1 shared bathroom Bounipan Homestay is located. The building is flanked by lush, green lawns out front, and a hillside in the backyard looks out over the renowned Dal Lake. The entire Dal is visible from the two front rooms of this homestay in Srinagar. Our goal is to give you a place to live while you are away from your own.

Bounipan Homestay

Location - Boulevard Rd Kral Sangri, Brein 191121 India
Price - ₹ 2,875.00 / Night

Mahatta Homestay - The Mahatta Home Stay, which is located in the center of Srinagar, is the ideal location for pleasure and relaxation throughout your vacation. The hotel is accessible from the Srinagar International Airport, the railway station, and the bus stop. Guests can visit Dal Lake, Nishat Bagh, Hazratbal Shrine, Shalimar Bagh, and many other attractions while they are staying at this  homestay in Srinagar. The hotel includes amenities like room service, parking, a kids' play area, in-room breakfast, and dining in addition to the beautiful view from one's window. The rooms are tastefully decorated and well-furnished. Television, a phone, a tea/coffee maker, an attached bathroom with hot and cold water, and basic toiletries are provided as amenities.

Mahatta Homestay

Location - C 26, Rajbagh, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190001
Price - ₹ 5,152.00 / Night

Kashmir View HouseBoat - Dal Lake is home to Kashmir View Houseboat. The area is perfect for honeymooners and anyone seeking a romantic getaway. The room boasts a hand-crafted ceiling, hand-carved cedar paneled walls, a television, and comfortable chairs of  homestays in Srinagar. Traditional and vibrant Kashmiri rugs and carpets cover the floors. It provides standard amenities like a front desk, laundry, and medical care. The staff is polite, cordial, and well knowledgeable. Nagin Lake, which is three miles away, is the closest tourist destination. At Badgam, which is roughly 7 miles distant, is the airport that connects to the other important cities in the nation. 300 km distant, in Jammu, is the railway station.

Kashmir View HouseBoat

Location - Ghat, no.12, Boulevard Rd, Dal lake, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190001
Price - ₹ 2,875.00 / Night

Shuhul Resort - Shuhul Resorts in Srinagar offers a luxurious stay experience that blends modern amenities with traditional Kashmiri hospitality. Located on the banks of Nigeen Lake, the resort boasts stunning views of Himalayan mountains and serene surroundings. From well-appointed rooms to delectable on-site dining and an array of recreational activities, it provides guests with the complete Kashmir experience. Relax with a traditional spa treatment, take a shikara boat ride, or explore the local area with a personalized tour. With exceptional service and attention to detail, Shuhul Resorts is the perfect destination for a memorable vacation in Srinagar.

Shuhul Resort

Location - 9 Shuhul, Rajbagh, Near Rajbagh Post Office, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190008
Price - ₹4,370 / night

Whistling Woods Eco Resort - Whistling Woods Eco Resort is a large resort located in the Srinagar countryside. It is a getaway with enough open air for you to enjoy yourself and play games on the lawn or just in the comfort of your accommodation. Enjoy the peace, tranquility, and beauty of nature, as well as the raging waters of the Sindh River, the cold wind, and the woodlands where you may enjoy Kashmir's natural beauty. A mere 35 kilometers separate Srinagar from the Whistling Woods Eco Resort, which is also conveniently located near Naranag, Manasbal Lake, Kheer Bhawani, Prang, and is on the road to Sonmarg. This hotel can serve as a base camp for a walk to Harmukh. This hotel is the perfect spot to stay if you want to fish.

Whistling Woods Eco Resort

Location - 7RMR+CVF, Wussan, Jammu and Kashmir 191202
Price -  Rs 8,050 / night

Neptune Houseboat - This property offers a lovely fusion of comfort, peaceful enjoyment, and flair. The spacious, contemporary, and traditional rooms are elegantly furnished with warm mattresses and soft bed linens. Each room has been professionally done with beautiful interiors and is completely furnished with modern conveniences to provide the utmost elegance, serenity, and tranquility. They offer well-kept bathrooms with all the required necessities. The promptness of the service makes for a pleasant stay for the visitors.

Neptune Houseboat

Location - Dal Lake, Srinagar | 0 m from Dal Lake
Price -  Rs 3,450 / night

Hotel Zoon Dabb - Zoon Dabb in Srinagar, which is 7 miles from Lal Chowk Ghantaghar, features a garden. A 24-hour front desk and room service are available at this 3-star hotel. The distance to Nehru Park is 11 km, and the distance to Pari Mahal is 12 km. The hotel's rooms come with a private bathroom, a flat-screen TV, and a closet. There is seating in each room in Zoon Dabb. The hotel offers a halal breakfast every morning. Roza Bal Shrine is 10 km away from the lodging, while Hazratbal Mosque is 15 km away. Srinagar Airport, located 1 km from the property, is the closest airport.

Hotel Zoon Dabb

Location - Budgam Rd, Humhama, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190021
Price -  Rs 3,450 / night

Aksa Hotel - Aksa Hotel in Srinagar is a premier accommodation option that offers a comfortable and memorable stay for visitors. Located in the heart of the city, the hotel provides easy access to popular attractions and business districts. The hotel offers spacious and well-appointed rooms, equipped with modern amenities to ensure a pleasant stay. Guests can indulge in delicious cuisine at the on-site restaurant, avail of round-the-clock room service, and enjoy the convenience of complimentary Wi-Fi. With its warm hospitality and attentive staff, Aksa Hotel is the ideal choice for travelers seeking a convenient and comfortable stay in Srinagar.

Aksa Hotel

Location - Aksa Mall, Airport (IG) Rd, Opp. Exhibition Gate Jahagir chowk Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir, 190001
Price -  Rs 3,220 / night 

Hotel Ibni Kabir - A three-star hotel with Lal Chowk around 3 kilometers away, Hotel Ibni Kabeer is situated in Srinagar. While Nowgam is the closest railhead, the Srinagar Airport is 11 km distant. The city's tourism sites, including Rauza Bal (4 km), Hari Parbat (6 km), Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden (5 km), Chashme Shahi (6 km), Shankaracharya Temple (8 km), Dal Lake (1 mile), and The Hazratbal Shrine (9 km), are all accessible. The hotel is proud of its multi-cuisine restaurant, which offers both vegetarian and non-vegetarian Indian and Kashmiri specialities.

Location - Rajbagh, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190008

Price -  Rs 4,025 / night

Opera Inn - Opera Inn in Srinagar is a boutique hotel that offers a unique blend of technology and tradition to guests. Located in the heart of Srinagar, this hotel provides easy access to popular tourist attractions. The hotel features elegantly furnished rooms, each equipped with modern amenities such as digital entertainment systems and designer bathrooms. The on-site restaurant offers an array of lip-smacking dishes to satisfy every palate, while the 24-hour front desk ensures personalized care and attention. Opera Inn's impeccable service and comfortable accommodation make it the perfect choice for visitors to Srinagar looking for a unique and modern twist on traditional hospitality.

Location -  Bemina, Crossing, Chattabal, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190010

Price - Rs 4,945 / night

Hotel Grand Boulevard- There are many amenities and services available at Hotel Grand Boulevard in Srinagar for your comfort and convenience. It is situated across from Dal Lake Ghat No. 10. The hotel is situated in a prominent area from where you can view the lovely vegetation wonderful region. The mountain ranges provide a special appeal to the landscape, and in this aspect of its natural beauty Srinagar surpasses even well-known Switzerland.

Location- No, Boulevard Road, 10, Dal Lake, opposite Ghat, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190001

Price - Rs 5,750 / night

Srinagar's homestays and hotels offer a unique and enriching experience for travelers, allowing them to immerse themselves in the local culture and hospitality. OurGuest, a reputable homestay platform, provides a wide range of accommodations, ensuring comfort and authentic connections with local hosts. Whether it's enjoying traditional Kashmiri cuisine or exploring the breathtaking beauty of the region, Srinagar's homestays through Ourguest offer an unforgettable journey for travelers seeking an authentic and immersive travel experience.

These are a few of the OG recommended Homestays in Srinagar. You can explore more as well as get full customizable itineraries for your Kashmir trip on our website here. While you are in Kashmir, there are many local experiences as well which are not to be missed. We have curated a list of Must Do experiences during your stay in Srinagar from guided walks, treks to the floating market. You can explore more here.

Written by Muzaffar

Muzaffar isn't your ordinary travel blogger. Hailing from Kashmir, "The Land of Lakes and Gardens," he's a travel industry expert with an M.Com and MAH from Kashmir University and 6 years of experience. Currently a Kashmir Tour Manager at OurGuest, Muzaffar's passion translates into captivating stories and stunning visuals. A camping, trekking, and photography enthusiast, Muzaffar unlocks Kashmir's hidden gems, sharing insightful tips and local knowledge. Join him as he unveils the magic of Kashmir, one adventure at a time.

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