Those who like to enjoy a houseboat ride while beholding the picturesque lush mountains can plan a trip to Srinagar. This beautiful city is the summer capital of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir and has earned much fame for its handicrafts and textiles. There are many options to stay in Srinagar, including luxurious, cheap and budget hotels. Most of the 5 star hotels in Srinagar are situated around Dal Lake, which is perhaps the highlight of this hill station. This area is within a few minutes' drive from Srinagar Airport. Visiting famous sites of interest from here is hassle-free as cabs are available throughout the day. Offering utmost comfort, luxurious hotels in Srinagar have swimming pool, spa, fitness centre, conference halls and party venues. For a fine dining experience, travellers can head to the on-site restaurants, which serve an array of palatable dishes, ranging from regional to international.