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Simly Dam

Near Barah Kahu, Islamabad, Pakistan
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worst experience

its a dam only. expect no adventure and no fun there. no facilities and no food stalls etc. better... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
asad i
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Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Picnic

It's a most beautiful place nearly Islamabad A beautiful long lake looks very beautiful especially... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Muhammad M
via mobile
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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average20%
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“rest house” (5 reviews)
“guest house” (2 reviews)
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Near Barah Kahu, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Reviewed 5 days ago

its a dam only. expect no adventure and no fun there. no facilities and no food stalls etc. better avoid

1  Thank asad i
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

It's a most beautiful place nearly Islamabad A beautiful long lake looks very beautiful especially when it full of water in the rainy season A beautiful rest house needs to be booked in advance which is very difficult because it has only four rooms Anyhow...More

Thank Muhammad M
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

it could be a better place but as there are no facilities at the dam, u will be disappointed. if u have a plan to go there, take eatables with u

1  Thank asad i
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Lot many people face problems in reaching Simly Dam and get very disappointed / frustrated. One needs to know that it's a water reservoir built on Soan River with the purpose of providing drinking water to Islamabad city and therefore, it's a restricted site. It's...More

1  Thank flyfisher66
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Constructed on Soan river in early eighties to provide drinking water to Islamabad. Located 40 km away in the lap of Murder hills the dam is in a scenic valley. The rest house at the site highlightes natural beauty and features of the spot and...More

3  Thank Inam K
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

A beautiful place to visit nearby Islamabad. Its path is beautiful lush green and a little bit adventures.

Thank Muhammad Afzal Q
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

You need a reference to use CDA guest house. Experience was amazing..family place.. view from the room was amazing.. you can use kitchen too ( bring your own stuff to cook).

Thank Muhammad S
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Simly Dam is a source of water for the residents of Islamabad & Rawalpindi. The dam has a beautiful lake and is very beautiful place to visit. There are rest houses but they are limited for Government servants. The approach is good and a nice...More

Thank n b
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Reviewed 25 May 2016

nice quite peacefull place for relaxing its good even for single person nice place for having good time

2  Thank Mohammad Abdul ... Z
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

Not a tourist place, but I been there by chance, indeed beautiful and clean because it is away from the Civilization

Thank Wanna M
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rashidbaidra
11 February 2017|
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Response from n b | Reviewed this property |
Simly Dam is controlled by CDA (Capital Development Authority). Call the exchange of CDA and ask them for connecting you to Simly Dam office and your Guest House booking can be done.
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