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Hotel Dar-Es-Salam

Nagin lake, Srinagar 190003 India
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 29/08/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 29/08/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#26 of 302 hotels in Srinagar

Welcome to Hotel Dar-Es-Salam, your Srinagar “home away from home.” Hotel Dar-Es-Salam aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year.

Nearby landmarks such as Jama Masjid Mosque (1.5 mi) and Roza Bal Shrine (1.8 mi) make Hotel Dar-Es-Salam a great place to stay when visiting Srinagar.

Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator, and guests can go online with free internet access offered by the hotel.

Hotel Dar-Es-Salam features room service, to help make your stay more enjoyable. The property also boasts free breakfast. If you are driving to Hotel Dar-Es-Salam, free parking is available.

If you like ribs, Hotel Dar-Es-Salam is conveniently located near Ahdoos and Mughal Darbar, which are known for serving up this local favourite.

Should time allow, Hazratbal and Kathi Darwaza are some popular attractions that are within walking distance.

Hotel Dar-Es-Salam puts the best of Srinagar at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Free parking
Free internet
Bicycle rental
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Currency exchange
Breakfast buffet
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Room service
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
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Rohit V wrote a review Oct 2021
Mumbai, India38 contributions65 helpful votes
Dar-Es-Salam is located in the less touristy side of the city on the backwaters of the Nagin Lake. This Art-Deco property is an absolute jewel and is immaculately maintained by the owner and the staff. We spent 4 days/3 nights at this place and were taken good care of by the warm and gentle Mr. Abdul. He suggested us with several ideas and suggestions in order to make our trip more fulfilling. For travelers seeking a quieter experience in the city, Hotel Dar-Es-Salam is a good place to stay. If there are two areas that we feel the hotel can well upgrade itself, it would be to add more Kashmir focused books in its collection considering the city has got such a rich literature culture. And secondly, we felt quite let down by the quality of the food served during breakfast. Considering there are not many options around for dinning, it would be good if the management looks into these areas & upgrade the quality of its food offerings.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Room Tip: Request for rooms with views of the lake/Hari Parbhat.
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ABG wrote a review Oct 2021
Chandigarh, India121 contributions83 helpful votes
It’s a beautiful property , exuding old world charm not only in furniture but also in the beautiful crockery they use .. the rooms are comfortable .. the location bang on Nigeen lake ( u can take the shikara right from the hotel lawns ) is awesome .. the buffet dinner excellent .. breakfast spread was average ..the staff is polite . However the place does not give a vibrant , happening vibe .. it gives a calm mature vibe 😀.. somehow I can’t picture a group of young boisterous kids playing around here without inviting some raised eyebrows 😁..so if that suits you u will enjoy your stay at this property ..
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
pearlshah wrote a review Sep 2021
Mumbai, India25 contributions3 helpful votes
We stayed at the Dar Es Salam property after reading all the reviews. The view is unbeatable by the gorgeous Nigeen lake and they have a beautiful garden with the most delightful flowers. The negatives though are the poor service and for this I blame the owners / management. They have a group of 4-5 staffers servicing the whole property from early morning till late at night. No wonder the wait staff is so rude. Breakfast timing we were told is from 7.30-10.30 however at 8.45 there was no sign of breakfast. We had to leave at 9 am for another trip. Reason for this delay was that the staff was working late for a party the night before for another group. How do you run a hotel like this ? The second issue we had was our shower flooded. They sent someone to fix it but he couldn’t. After some haggling we were able to negotiate a switch up to a room. And lastly it’s adjacent to a main road so expect to hear traffic sounds all day.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Amandeep777 wrote a review Sep 2021
Melbourne, Australia5 contributions2 helpful votes
We 8 golfers stayed here very recently. The worst experience ever. The staff was very rude, unhelpful, arrogant and full of attitude. You can’t get own food at the property. Rooms are stuffy and have no exhaust.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Radhika Bubna wrote a review Aug 2021
Mumbai, India6 contributions1 helpful vote
This boutique 14 room hotel is in the heart of the city at the Nagin lake. The hospitality, warmth, beauty of this hotel is something else. You really dont feel like ur on this planet. Food was AMAZING. my husband was slamming on their meat and this roti called "Sheermal" is a must have. It feels like home cause they have these beautifl cosy common rooms on the first floor that use to be our hang out place at the hotel in the evenings and the morning we use to order our kahwa and walnut cookies and sit by the lake on the lawn. The lake is full of lotus flowers its just GORGEOUS i can go on and on and on. BEST stay of my trip.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Room Tip: Lake Facing room
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US$106 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Dar-Es-Salam
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Nearby attractions include Shankaracharya Hill (3.9 km), Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden (4.3 km), and Dal Lake (4.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, free parking, and breakfast buffet.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Conveniently located restaurants include Stream Restaurant, Lacima cafe and pizzeria, and Ahdoos.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel Dar-Es-Salam?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Kathi Darwaza (0.2 km) and Parihaspora Pattan (5.0 km).
Does Hotel Dar-Es-Salam have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the lake view available here.